Welcome Busy Bees and parents. For those of you who don’t know, I am Tarsha Burns, director of Busy Bees DC, music and arts playgroup. We are here today to celebrate the start our Fall Camp. I am so grateful to you all for coming out to our social distancing ice cream social. I would also like to give a special shoutout to Capitol Hill Arts Center for hosting us today.

Thank you all for practicing social distancing during this unique gathering. Although times have drastically changed, our core values have not. We are still here to serve the Capitol…

Welcome Busy Bees and parents. For those of you who don’t know, I am Tarsha Burns, director of Busy Bees DC, music and arts playgroup. We are here today to celebrate the start our Fall Camp. I am so grateful to you all for coming out to our social distancing ice cream social and to Capitol Hill Arts Center for hosting us today.

Thank you all for practicing social distancing during this unique gathering. Although times have drastically changed, our core values have not. We are still here to serve the Capitol Hill community. We are still here creating safe…

Welcome Busy Bees and parents. For those of you who don’t know, I am Tarsha Burns, director of Busy Bees DC, music and arts playgroup. We are here today to celebrate the start our Fall Camp. I am so grateful to you all for coming out to our social distancing ice cream social and to Capitol Hill Arts Center for hosting us today.

Thank you all for practicing social distancing during this unique gathering. Although times have drastically changed, our core values have not. We are still here to serve the Capitol Hill community. We are still here creating safe…

Ideas in Antiquity Final Exam Project

Professor Sandridge

Group Members: Destiny, Alexandria, and Ella

● A 400-word summary of what happened in each of the four meetings of your study community.

Summary Day 1: In our first meeting we discussed The Lion King as a group.After we had the group members share some of their leadership behaviors they wrote down and why they wrote them down, we as group leaders wrote our own ideas down and shared them with everyone. …

Session One Monday April 20, 2020 6 pm

  1. Identify three places in the movie where one could argue that at that precise moment T’Challa becomes a leader. What is the best argument for calling him a leader at this point in the movie? In which of your three moments do you believe T’Challa is truly a leader? What is the process that has brought him to this point of being a leader?

T’Challa had been training to be a leader his whole life. He became a leader when he was thrust into the role of King after the untimely death…

Session One Sunday April 12, 2020 9 pm

  1. Identify the features of the mentorship relationship that Telemachus has with Athena-Mentes/Athena-Mentor in the Odyssey. How do the mentoring relationships Moana has with her father (Chief Tui) and her Grandmother (Gramma Tala) compare and contrast?

Athena encourages Telemachus to voyage out to find his father and stop the relentless suitors from trying to win his mother and become ruler of the land that is not theirs. Athena guides him to visit different foreign places and inquire about his father. …

Monday April 6, 2020, 5pm

Week 12 Session One

  1. In what ways might you not expect stand-up comedy to be a kind of leadership? In what ways can stand-up comedy be seen as leadership?

I would not expect stand up comedy to be a kind of leadership because traditionally, that is not the type of role that a comedian serves in. A comedian is there for relief. When I was in high school we briefly discussed comedies and tragedies and I learned about catharsis, which is an emotional release. I expect comedians to serve the purpose of providing a catharsis…

Week 11 Session One Monday, March 30, 2020 9pm

1. How does Ned Weeks compare as a leader to Lysistrata and Ida B. Wells?

Ned Weeks is very similar to both Lysistrata and Ida B. Wells. All three leaders are people that are bold in their approach to pleading their causes. None of them believe in “ass kissing” as Ned Weeks would put it. They believed their colleagues were not doing enough and they themselves tried to spearhead their efforts. They all had to work with others that viewed their methods as ‘extreme’. They each get into trouble with their…

Week 10 Session One March 23, 2020 8pm

Checklist for Benjamin Otálara

Ambitious

Conniving

Fearless

Bold

Studious

Disloyal

Benjamin Otálara displays character traits that do indeed make him fit to be in the type of community that I would cultivate. I admire his ambitiousness, how in the very beginning he takes off from the life he knows to seek something new and thrilling. I want people around me that are willing to take risks, to travel far. …

Week 9 Session One Assignment One March 8, 2020 10 pm

  1. Well’s main arguments against the existing lynching laws were that white women were lying about being raped by black men. She gave cases where white women actually lied and argued that if it were socially acceptable, they would gladly go and marry black men
  2. Her essay is structured into different titled sections. The first sections are the preface and a letter from Frederick Douglass, which offers ethos, creidibility to her work. The following sections are the offense, which describes exactly what is happening to Negros, the Black and White…

Alexandria Samuel

Junior PR Major, African American Studies Minor

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