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Past Albany, GA Event: VOL 2

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VOL 2

August 09, 2013
@ State Theater

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Dead Heat

BY ANTHONY LUKE
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

Anthony Luke talks about a unique twist that they added to a marathon last October. People dressed as zombies and chased the marathon runners in order to take their blue flags. They plan on doing it again this year at a new location.

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Home Brewing

BY B.T. DAVIS
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

B.T. Davis walks us through how to make your own beer. He explains the process of how beer is made and what he and his friends did to brew their own delicious home-brewed beer.

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Perishing Reefs

BY DANIEL CHURCHMAN
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

Daniel Churchman gives a talk on coral reefs. They are an extremely important part of our ecosystem. Cyanobacteria, which creates some reefs, create 70% of the oxygen we breathe. Coral reefs are not studied or talked about enough; the first symposium on cold water reefs was not done until 2000. Due to global warming, we may be the generation that talks about their extinction.

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Hands that Remember the Rifle

BY JAMES GILLHAM
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

James Gillham touchingly recounts the experiences he had as a marine serving in Iraq. He talks about the place where he lived, his battalion's first casualty, and his ongoing battle with post-traumatic stress.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 4, 2013.

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Offspring of Chernobyl

BY JESSICA BLAIR
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

Jessia Blair travels to the Ukraine and discovers how much the Chernobyl incident of 1986 still affects us today. She discloses shocking facts, such as that only 10-15% of children born today in Belarus are normal and healthy.

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Thoughts on Circumcision

BY JODI PIERCE
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

Jodi Pierce decided not to circimsize her baby. She later began researching the history of circumcision and its effects. Jodi now teaches others about the pervasive myths surrounding circumcision, its harmful effects, and urges others to not circumsize their babies.

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The Cow Accountant

BY MARY SUMNERS
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

Mary Sumners was born in the city but her marriage took her to a new life on a farm. Here she talks about her loves for cows, how she and her husband take care of them, keep track of them, raise them, milk them, and quantifiably optimize their farming business.

"Presentation of the Day" on November 18, 2013.

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No Means Know

BY TANNUR ALI
@ VOL 2 ON AUG 09, 2013

Tannur Ali discovered that her child was being sexually abused by her husband. Here she talks about how she found out, what she did to deal with it, and shares some shocking facts about sexual abuse.

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