My name is Jackie. I am a senior at Judge Memorial Catholic High School in Salt Lake City, Utah. 

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Significant Stories of the 21st Century | Over the past decade, there have been several tragic events that have shaped the history of the US. A few of them are 9/11, Hurricane Katrina, and the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting. On September 11... Added on Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 23:27, with 2 comment(s)
Reclaiming your topic: Olympics | When the Olympics first started in 776 BC there were only a few events with no sponsors and the cost of the games was almost nothing. Today, we have hundreds of events, hundreds of sponsors, a lot... Added on Friday, February 1, 2013 - 13:52, with 3 comment(s)
How Technology has been an Olympic Game Changer | Today, we use an iPad or a smartphone to keep up on our daily news. In 1948, people huddled around a radio or read about the news the next day in the newspaper. Tony Kilmister from Rickmansworth,... Added on Monday, January 14, 2013 - 00:56, with 4 comment(s)
Evolution of the Olympics- Other Scources | My research topic is the Olympics and how they have evolved over time. I have done a lot of researching on the internet, but to expand my research even further, I am going to contact Deedee... Added on Tuesday, January 8, 2013 - 00:14, with 1 comment(s)
Olympic Technology | Our technology has come a long way since the ancient games in Greece. The first example of how technology has changed is TV broadcasting. The first Olympics to be shown on television were the Berlin... Added on Friday, December 14, 2012 - 00:24, with 3 comment(s)
The "Socialympics" | This past summer, the world's attention was brought to the London Summer Olympics and social media played a much bigger role in intensifying that attention than ever before. Before the games even... Added on Monday, December 10, 2012 - 23:39, with
Olympic Evolution | The modern Olympic Games, which were first held in Athens in 1896, were inspired by the ancient Olympic Festivals which took place in the sacred sanctuary of Olympia in Greece. They took place every... Added on Sunday, December 2, 2012 - 21:01, with 2 comment(s)
Gun Control Post Election | Recent mass shootings have brought the gun debate back on the line. Little action has actually bee done about gun regulations. Before the 2012 Presidential election, President Obama was asked in a... Added on Sunday, November 18, 2012 - 21:55, with 2 comment(s)
Gun Control | Should gun ownership be regulated? With each new rampage shooting in our country, this question comes to mind. The Second Amendment states "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security... Added on Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 00:04, with 5 comment(s)
Social Communication and How it Effects Writing | I recently read an article called "Is Google Making Us Dumb?" by Nicholas Carr. Carr talks about how technology has affected the quality of writing among the newer generation. He believes technology... Added on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 23:07, with
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Sarah interesting post! Ghost | Sarah interesting post! Ghost are always an... 5 years 2 weeks ago in response to Do Ghosts Exist?
Top Stores of 21st Century | Mimi, great post! I also wrote about 9/11. It... 5 years 4 weeks ago in response to Top Stories of the 21st Century
Amelia, I am excited that you | Amelia, I am excited that you are doing your... 5 years 23 weeks ago in response to Sloths
Madeleine, i completely agree | Madeleine, i completely agree with you. This is a... 5 years 23 weeks ago in response to Days after the election
Weight Cycling | Maddy, I am very interested to see where your... 5 years 25 weeks ago in response to Weight Cycling
Environment and presidents | Paige, I agree with you that we must protect and... 5 years 30 weeks ago in response to 2012 Election Issues
Social Communication | Aidan, I enjoyed reading your post. I also read... 5 years 30 weeks ago in response to Social Communication among the new Generation
Importance of Sleep | Thomas, I enjoyed reading this post because i... 5 years 30 weeks ago in response to How important is sleep?