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  • Cajun Culture Essays

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    people who have a great love for our culture. The Acadians were French settlers of eastern Canada who were exiled from their land in the 1750?s. The Acadians are known to have settled in the southern bayou lands of Louisiana around that time. The Acadiana people acquired their nickname, ?Cajuns,? from those people who could not pronounce Acadians correctly. Due to the opinion that Cajuns were ?different?, they lived close together and became isolated

  • Chef John Folse Was Born On Cabanocey Plantation

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    Chef John Folse was born on Cabanocey Plantation in St. James Parish, Louisiana in 1946. He was brought up in a huge family of five brothers and two sisters by his father, Royley Folse, and mother, Therese Zeringue Folse. His father was a plant manager of St. James Sugar Co-Op and the Zeringues, his mother’s family, were a long line of sugarcane farmers on Cabanocey Plantation. They were all great cooks. He attended St. James High School and later Nicholls State University. Being born in the Heart

  • A Description Of Lafayette

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    plenty of recreational activities for people of all ages to enjoy. The city has three golf courses as well as three public tennis courts. It is also home to Acadiana Park Nature Station and its scenic nature trails. * Public tennis courts can be found at the Thomas Park Recreation Center, University of Louisiana at Lafayette and the Acadiana Tennis Association. * Golf courses in Lafayette include the Hebert, Wetlands and Les Vieux courses. * There are a large number of gyms to choose from. Some larger

  • Lafayette Holi: The Festival Of Girard Park

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    Colors. Hindus believe Holi is a time for reconciliation and rebirth; a time to restore broken relationships and rid themselves of emotional impurities. Lafayette Holi is celebrated every year in Girard Park on the last Saturday of March. The Acadiana Indian Association began hosting the festival

  • I Am Applying For The Ul Lafayette College Of Nursing

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    I am applying for the UL Lafayette College of Nursing & Allied Health Professions Nursing Scholarship to hopefully earn a scholarship award to assist me with financing my college education. I do not have an on-campus or off-campus job at the time which benefits me by allowing more of my time to be dedicated to my studies. I am a focused and self-motivated student who strives to earn the best grades possible in my college courses. I am a determined student because I want to become an efficient and

  • Sample Resume : The Ul Lafayette College Of Nursing And Allied Health Professions

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    1. Describe your financial need. I am applying for the UL Lafayette College of Nursing & Allied Health Professions Nursing Scholarship to hopefully earn a scholarship award to assist me with financing my college education. I do not have an on-campus or off-campus job at the time which benefits me by allowing more of my time to be dedicated to my studies. I am a focused and self-motivated student who strives to earn the best grades possible in my college courses. I am a determined student because

  • Job Opportunities For College Graduates

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    Louisiana has low average wage, however, census data are not always accurate and reliable. There are many industrial facilities if we drive along the Mississippi River from north of Baton Rouge to Pointe a La Hache. Also the state has places like Acadiana and Lake Charles areas which have rich oil, gas and agricultural fields. Moreover the wildlife and fisheries opportunities in Louisiana is worth mentioning. All of those genres offer fabulous careers for young people who would be engineers, chemists

  • An Essay On Louisiana

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    Louisiana is an interesting place to visit and live in. Louisiana has always had a passion for food and the different types of culture that comes along with it. There are many different subjects in Louisiana to research, such as plantations, festivals, swamps, cities, and different heritages. Food brings everyone and everything together. By researching food, all of the many different facts about Louisiana can tie together. There is always a cultural background when it comes to food anywhere. The

  • Associated Historic Contexts: The Horsecar Era 1893-1899

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    Localized Context – New Orleans Associated Historic Contexts The Horsecar era 1835-1899 The Electric Streetcar era 1893-present The Horsecar era 1835-1899 New Orleans and Carrollton Railroad Company 1835-1893 New Orleans City Railroad Company 1860-1883 New Orleans City and Lake Railroad 1883- Magazine Street Railroad Company 1866 Crescent City Railroad Company 1866-1892 St. Charles Street Railroad Company 1866- Canal and Claiborne Streets Railroad Company 1867- Orleans Railroad Company

  • Essay on Apollo Shoes Case

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    [pic]APOLLO SHOES, INC. An Audit Case to Accompany AUDITING AND ASSURANCE SERVICES SUGGESTED SOLUTIONS Prepared by Professor Cal Christian East Carolina University Professor Tim Louwers James Madison University Introduction We designed the Apollo Shoes audit case to introduce students to the entire audit process, from planning the engagement to drafting the final report. Students are asked to assume the role of a veteran of two-to-three “busy” seasons, “in-charging”

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