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Spirit Week

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..

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Bullying

               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..

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Breast Cancer Awareness

                     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..

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Peace Day

       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..

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No Remorse

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..

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The Myths Behind Birthmarks

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..

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Lunar Eclipse

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..

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The Bay Lights

The Wonders of the Modern World are an amalgamation of the evolved effort, creativity, and increased ingenuity that mankind has been building for years.  These wonders include The Empire State Building, Panama Canal, and the CN tower, just to name a few. One that tends to elicit familiarity worldwide is the elongated, bright red bridge..

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Nuclear Proliferation

  The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is considered the head of the decision making process in the world. Their role is to seek peace, and work hard on creating a nuclear-free earth. It is made up of fifteen nations, five of which are permanent, the rest are randomly selected. The five permanent members are..

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