KEEP UP WITH AISE’S SPIRIT WEEK! OCTOBER 27 – 31 Spirit week is a very popular week and is the only time of week where you get into the spirit and participate in exciting activities. Spirit Week’s objective is to increase the amount of schools spirit and to bring everyone together to improve the school’s..
Month: October 2013
October is celebrated across the world as Bullying Prevention Month with different sponsors in every country. Millions of schools are proud to consider themselves signatories of the movement through annual festivals and awareness presentations, yet after years of failed attempts the project seems to become increasingly abandoned day after another, which is not in any..
There once was a young beautiful girl who was a bawab’s daughter. Her parents were not educated, but she went to school every day. She knew it was important for her to succeed in her education because she did not want to fallow in the footsteps of her parents. She did not want to marry..
Bullying Facts – Do Something.org Over 3.2 million students are victims of bullying each year. 1 in 4 teachers see nothing wrong with bullying and will only intervene 4 percent of the time. Approximately 160,000 teens skip school every day because of bullying. 1 in 7 students in..
Breast Cancer Facts – National Breast Cancer.org One in eight women will be diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime. Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. Breast cancer is the second leading cause of death among women. Each year it is estimated that..
The Day of International peace, celebrated at the 21st of September of every year, originated through a proposal by the United Nations in 1981 to spread love and peace throughout the world.Ironically, never since then has the world been closer to war than it is today, with the Middle East at peak..
India is one of the most popular countries in which honor killing takes place, especially in the northern state of Haryana. The reason why India is popular in honor killing is due to the radical beliefs, traditions, and cultures, which the villagers acquire. One of the villagers in Garnauthi stated, “Our culture is not like..
This weekend I stumbled across the work of an artist that I’ve never heard of before – Nam Nguyens. I spent some time trying to find out more about the artist himself and all I could find was the mini biography on his Facebook page. Skipping through the boring details like his age, origin, and..
“Swag: An ornamental festoon of flowers, fruit, and greenery” Oh, I apologize for misunderstanding your statement. You must be holding up a beautiful and invisible arrangement of the finest tulips and roses in that photo of you in a hoodie. Wait, you’re not holding up invisible flowers for your destined lover? Well then, I’m afraid..
Ever gotten a chill down your spine on Friday the thirteenth? Or maybe wear your, ‘lucky shirt’ the day of a test? The topic of superstitions probably brings about some the most doubtful, amazed, and laugh out loud reactions from people. This doesn’t only apply to spiritual superstitions, but also physical ones. Moles were considered..
Everyday I see her face enveloped in shame. The strive and brutal battle for acceptance Engraved upon her innocent face “I’m here for you,” I whisper But the pounding echoes of rejection and humiliation have weakened her hearing.. For whenever she opened up to laugh with the world, The world would open up to laugh..
The 21st century has been a fruitful period in terms of technological advancement. Utilities ranging from telephones, music carriers, GPS systems and computer technology have all been compressed into what we know as tablets and smart phones. Furthermore, the technological industry is growing at an exponential rate. Back in early 2012, rumors emerged regarding augmented..
The dictionary definition of censorship is the practice of examining books, movies, etc. and suppressing unacceptable parts. Censorship is what our government uses to “Protect” us from what isn’t “Appropriate” for example. But here’s the thing, censorship is what leads to misperceptions and lack of understanding. For example, in both world wars, governments censored pictures..
On the evening of the 18th of October there was a partial lunar eclipse. This eclipse was visible from both hemispheres but only to places surrounding african and of course africa itself. But what is a lunar eclipse. According to the Oxford dictionary a lunar eclipse is when the moon passes over earths shadow making..
Ever had a complete stranger flash you a friendly smile? Someone you barely know, or maybe not know at all hold open a door, pick up something you dropped, and just for moment, you felt that this world isn’t so cruel after all? It’s those little acts of kindness that can truly brighten up our..
During the month of September, Egypt was overwhelmed with protests all around the streets. AT LEAST 968 protests during the month of September were formed. 80% of all these protests were for political reason. The Muslim Brotherhood formed 42 % of all these protests. There were 408 protests from the Muslim Brotherhood during the month..
Everything in life starts with “I hope…” this or this happens. Hope is our greatest desire in life. Hope allows you to see the positive side of the world, and to avoid you from grief or despair. First of all, what is hope? Is it the desire for something..
A gang of 15 years old girls bullied a 12 years old girl. They sent her messages saying “ You should die” and “Why don’t you go kill yourself.” The 12 years old girl, Rebecca, couldn’t take it anymore so she committed suicide by climbing a tower and jumping from it. There were investigations on..