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In-Depth Post #6

In-Depth is about to reach its climax and I am both nervous and excited to showcase my progress to everyone. However, with everything that’s been going on as of late, both Talons related and not, I’ve found it a little hard to focus on my project. Regardless, I’ve continued to move forward. As aforementioned, I have been really busy lately. With adventure trips, leadership evaluations, and all our other day-to-day projects and.. Read More

Hamilton – Big Ideas Individual Post

Emerging ideas and ideologies profoundly influence societies and events “In New York you can be a new man” Explanation: The idea that you could reinvent yourself in the New World prompted many immigrants to leave places where they may not have been able to realize their full potential. This built a society in America that valued merit and hard work, and emerging ideas like the one by Thomas Payne that.. Read More

Independent Investigation #1- Canada 1605-1763: The Filles du Roi

  Inquiry Question: To what extent did the Filles du Roi positively impact New France and its advancements? Historical Significance: Outline the focus of your inquiry and provide background knowledge. Why is this an important and significant question to ask about the past? Provide evidence from primary and secondary sources. The focus of my inquiry is to outline the impact the King’s Daughters, known in French as the Fille du Roi, had.. Read More

In-Depth Post #5 – Week 11

One of the reasons I chose to do yoga as my In-Depth was because I believed it would positively impact my stress and ability to control it. Seeing and feeling the effects months later, I think that this has been a good decision. I feel much less tense than I did near the beginning of the year, and I think I have yoga to thank for that. Restorative yoga is.. Read More