All posts tagged with: cultures

Symbolism and the Panama Canal

Publicado 29 de septiembre de 2014 no picture Kriyana Reddy

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Se registró el día 25 de junio de 2013
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100 years ago, the Panama Canal was opened for business linking two channels of trade for the first time ever in a more efficient and appropriate manner. The Panama Canal is a symbol of international relations, new age globalization, and the universal exchange of culture. Yes, a 48 mile long series of locks has the capability to impact us on such a level. The Panama Canal was not only an economic venture but also a symbol of the United States’ growing involvement with Latin A...


Can you understand me?

Publicado 20 de agosto de 2014 Avatar Francisca Lily

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Se registró el día 26 de diciembre de 2012
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I have been on holiday now for 4 months, I have been working in a nursery. Like most places, no one person is the same! Especially the languages they speak. The nursery I work in is very diverse! Staff and children alike are from South America to Asia! I have loved it! I feel like a child who has been given their favourite toy! I decided to learn a few phrases from the Arabic, French, Urdu, Latin and Hebrew language. I have square eyes from being in front of the computer learni...


"Be Thankful" and "Be Happy"

Publicado 24 de marzo de 2014 Avatar Aulia Maharani Karli

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Se registró el día 25 de julio de 2013
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It’s been a month since my last post published on VOY website and I feel so good because I finally found a time to sit and write about “The Recipe of My Happiness” in this week. I was accepted as a child facilitator on Dreamdelion, a community empowerment in Jakarta and we are really concerned about women and children. Two days ago, I went to the Dreamdelion class to teach the children. We aren’t teaching math, science or social studies. We are teaching moral values which...