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    Study Room Observation

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    Observations of Furman Study Rooms Juhee Bhatt Furman University The Furman University James B. Duke Library contains several study rooms; students have reported multiple complaints of improper usages of these rooms. The outlines of the rules are placed in each study room and they clearly state that a study room must contain two or more people. These rules are made to prevent study rooms from being used improperly. Often, people will place their materials in these rooms and then leave. Other

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    My JROTC Room

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    place I spent every possible moment: my JROTC room. In my two and a half years here, I had accomplished so much through this program. I held various leadership positions (i.e. staff, color guard commander, chair for ball committee; I taught two freshmen classes how to drill, I helped out at multiple volunteer organizations (i.e. hearts and horses gala, highway pickup, Veterans’ breakfast, etc); I had become a part of another family. That little room became the place of my growth and compassion.

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    Infant Room Observation

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    thing for me. The infant room was full of a lot of wooden furniture (example: cabinets, changing table, cribs, shelves etc.) and the walls are painted an eggshell white. The instant I walked into the entrance of the room near the door, right hand side there was a kitchen, with a sink, baby formula, utensils, baby bottles and sippy cups. Furthermore, the right-hand side had three cribs, a rug mat with a few soft baby dolls, jumproo and a mirror. The right side of the room was carpeted along with picture

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    Common Room Observation

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    The environment I chose to observe was a Freshman residence hall common room within Millenium Hall. The common room has a five piece couch and chair set that can be easily moved and reoriented. During my observation period the furniture was oriented in an L shape facing a 48 inch panasonic television. The specific area would play host to the floor during the NFC championship. The Philadelphia Eagles are playing in the championship game so a large floor gathering was scheduled. The time of observation

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    Greg Sestero's The Room

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    in the book. Greg Sestero, one of the authors of The Disaster Artist, tells various stories about his relationship with Tommy Wiseau and the stories behind the making of the infamous movie The Room, in which both of them took part. Knowing that some of the audience of the book are the cult fans of The Room, the authors made a rhetorical choice to engage them with the story. One of which is to intentionally portray Wiseau, the producer and director of the film, as a man of weirdness. His

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    furnishing a bedroom with a car theme. There are many other furniture also accessories in the bedroom that can be modified to blend in with the entire design. The bed comforters also pillow designs on the bed would set the overall style of the room.

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    John Searle believes that machines are not capable of “thinking” as humans and he developed the Chinese Room to support his theory (Searle). The Chinese Room argument is meant to prove that strong artificial intelligence does not have human intelligence. Searle describes this as human intentionality (Searle). The Chinese Room argument involves a person, fluent in English only, sitting in a room. The person is given two sets of Chinese writing and a “rule book” to associate the two sets. The person

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    John Searle 1980(in Cooney, 2000), provides a thought experiment, commonly called the Chinese room argument (CRA), to show that computers, programmed to simulate human cognition, are incapable of understanding language. The CRA requires us to consider a scenario where Searle, who is illiterate in Chinese, finds himself locked in a room with a book containing Chinese characters. Additionally, he has a book containing a set of instructions written in English (which he understands), that allows him

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    displays intentionality similar to human’s. With arguments he gives, the goal is to show that this is not the case. The argument he uses, is named The Chinese Room argument. With this argument he tries to prove that when a computer acts exactly like a human, there is still no certainty that the computer thinks like a human. The chinese room argument Imagine an English speaking person,

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    Giovanni’s Room: Cause/Effect The novel Giovanni’s Room by James Baldwin surrounds itself in the main character’s confusion. The main character named David does not know what he wants in life and thus he makes many mistakes. David has emotionally hurt other people and himself. According, to Greenwell Garth in an interview the author James Baldwin said most of his inspiration came from his real-life experience. In this interview James Baldwin, explained that he decided to write about white colored

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    John Searle’s Chinese Room argument is a thought experiment in which Searle tries to refute the Turing Test and Strong AI. It involves a person, a room, 2 slots labeled A and B, and 3 pieces of paper. The Chinese Room argument was aimed at the position called “Strong AI” (Cole), also known as Representational Theory of the Mind, and against the Turing Test created by Alan Turing. The problem with the Chinese Room argument is that it misses the point entirely – Searle compares a CPU or computer to

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    is in the kitchen preparing a bottle for Famir. Billy is with Famir watching TV in the living room. 5:30 p.m. Tiffany is in the kitchen looking in the refrigerator and asked Billy to cut the watermelon for her. 5:35 p.m. A visitor stopped by Ms. Brooks their case worker. She takes Bill to the back room to talk. 5:40 p.m. Ms. Brooks called Ms. Malone into the back room and Bill came in the living room with the Famir and set in the

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    was in our doorway, her face white and pale; her eyes were wide and full of fear. Doc was already in his room with Mischief. The three of us headed for the safe room, no one said a single word until we got to the room. As Doc closed the door and reached for the lock, I started to cry as the realization that Mini Pearl was not in the room. Doc opened the door, and Mini Pearl ran into the room. Junior picked her up and handed her to me, she was shaking and scared. Doc closed the door again, then locked

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    Personal Narrative Essay

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    morning light gently streamed through the window as I got up to put on my clothes. I looked at the ground of my room to find a pair of jeans and an old T-shirt, and begrudgingly put them on as I tried to wake up, and then I looked for my glasses and wallet. After that I managed to get upstairs, and then I got into my car, and went off to work. As I came into the front room of Culligan I saw that the two office workers were abnormally nervous. Their desks which usually have a

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    pictures of Appalachian families in black and white. if we take a look at one of his photograph, “Eddie Wayne in Living Room, 2010” , Shelby captures a man in his living room. The photograph is black and white with a man and some things around him. The background of the picture shows a wall with so many pictures on it and the

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    Dunlap Codding Analysis

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    Generally speaking, law offices are not really known for their hospitable atmosphere. Even from the offices I have visited, the workplace of lawyers always struck me as sterile and isolated from the world. Luckily, in downtown Oklahoma City, there is an exception to this stereotype in the form of Dunlap Codding. At Dunlap Codding, they have careful created a kind of community atmosphere that would generally be missing from law offices—and the community that they are promoting is not just between

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    materials that need for writing are in not in my writing workspace. As of now, I have access some materials, but others are either in another room or not available to me. For example, when I write an essay I like to print out each draft, and then write my revisions on it. I do not have a printer in my current writing workspace. The printer that I use now is in another room and is usually occupied by someone else's printing jobs. Having another printer at my disposal would make my writing process much more

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    alive when you are deteriorating slowly and painfully. Sirens racing down to the central hospital in Los Angeles. An ambulance dropping the ill and injured at the emergency wheeling them through the bright lighted hospital doors. The whole emergency room, a circus of crowded people, the noise of peeping monitors,, doctors and nursing running to patients, family members yelling to one

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    By the time the police arrived, Roger must have known that something was happening because his room was empty. The police put out a search warrant for him. As the police searched, Professor Currents began to think. He remembered briefly seeing something in Roger’s room when he first met Roger. It was a suitcase. Professor Currents, realizes that Roger was planning on getting out of Danville. He decided to head to the airport

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    4:05 PM -I arrived at Diana Gitonga, Dwayne Gitonga, Durone Gitonga’s apartment. The living room, bathroom, bedroom and kitchen are clean. Sally Sesay is on the patio with Durone. Dwayne is on the couch playing his video game and eating takeout. Ms. Gitonga is on the phone. 4:11 PM-Durone comes in the living room and starts doing his homework. Dwayne talks to Ms. Sesay on the patio. 4:15 PM- Ms. Gitonga gets off the phone. 4:20 PM- Ms. Sesay leaves the apartment. 4:30 PM- Ms. Gitonga gets back on

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