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Class of JOIO 




Adolfo A. Andrade 
Business Management 



AsiaMonet Benson 
Criminal Justice 

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Venice D. Belayo 
Health Careers 



Catherine S. Beauvais 
Social Science 



Shantee F. Bender 
Office Administration 




Nikeya S. Berry 
Criminal Justice 



Tracey Antoinette Boyd 
Early Childhood Education 



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Stephanie R. Brown 
Health Careers 




Marie C. Clefmpnt-Jimenez 
Nursing 



Jaque' Shantell Cobb 
•Early Childhood Education 



Steven D. Comma 
Business Administration 



Guerda Conserve 
Health Careers 



Frankie Adell Cook 

Biological Science 

Health Careers 




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Nahomie Derival 
Business Administration 



Francis Dieujuste 

Health Careers 

Liberal Arts 

Social Science 



Mark Eric Digby 
Radiologic Technology 



Gregory Dorce 
Liberal Arts 




Martine Dorlean 

Biological Science 

Health Careers 

Liberal Arts 

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Suze Dorlean 
Biological Science 



Marlene Dure 
Early Childhood Education 



Leila Hassan Elmi 

Biological Science 

Health Careers 







Martinette Caroline Evans 
Health Careers 



Brittany J. Femandes 
Broadcast Media Technology 



Maria Figueroa Flores 
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CarofE. Foreman 
Biological Science 




Chris R. Foster Jones 
Broadcast Media Technology 



Nancy Garcia 
Business Administration 



Jamila D. Gilliam 
Business Administration 



Jean Baptiste Gilles 
Business Management . 




Nolisha Trinices McMillan^ 

Health Careers 

Liberal Arts 



Alita V. Griffin 
Liberal Arts 



Jean Raynold Gustave 
Business Administration 



Katser A. Harbi 

Health Careers 

Biological Science 

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Keyauna Lennette Hoffman 
Biological Science 



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Andrew"David Iraheta 
Liberal Arts 



Asuquo E. Ituen 
Liberal Arts 



Claudette E. Ivy-Brown 
Health Careers 




Nosayaba Esther Izedonmwen 


Jade M. James 


Marie-Clairmina C Jean 


w Stephania Jean-Baptiste 


Nursing 


Liberal Arts 


Health Careers 


Liberal Arts 
Social Science 







Jean Pierre Franceska Marie 
Early Childhood Education 



Boromain Jeanty 
Liberal Arts 



Gregory Juste 
roadcast Media Technology 



Joyce Wanjiru Karaau 
Nursing 




Louisana King 
Nursing 



Sanicee Hassan Kromah 
Business Administration 



Nicolas S. Laurent 
Liberal Arts 



Jean Frantz LeBeau 
Criminal Justice 




Collin Lestrade 
Accounting 



Yvrose Loiseau 
Health Careers 



Loren B. Lewis-Peters 
Broadcast Media Technology 



Herlande Louis 
Health Careers 



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Rhonda Mastin 
Health Careers 



Roman Mejia 
Pre-Engineering 







Tarcisse Matala 
iness Management 



Rhonda M. McElroy 
Social Science 



Luis A. Mendez 
Accounting 



Malaka S. Mims 
Liberal Arts 



Deneen F. Mclean 
Broadcast Media Technology 




Meima Eva Mitchell 
Early Childhood Education 




Luz C. Montilla 
Computer Information Systems 



Opal N. Morgan 
Nursing 



John A. Murphy III 
Business Administration 



Keitha Taquana Nicholas 
Nursing 



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Njoku Judith Akunna 
Nursing 



Christopher O. Nzenwa ** 
Health Careers 



Rhode Louis Orisma 

Health Careers 

Liberal Arts 



Erendira Pena 
Early Childhood Education 








Marilyn Sanchez 
Liberal Arts 




Wilberto Sanjurjo Jr. 
Microcomputer Applications 

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Veronica Santa Rivera 
w Biological Science 
Liberal Arts 



Maher S. Senatus 
Criminal Justice 



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Biniyam M. Sissay 
Broadcast Media Technology 



Virginia L. Sterling 
Business Management 



Maureen Angela Thompson 
Medical Office Specialist 

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Edna Smallwood 
* - Medical Office Specialist 



Crystal C. V. D. St. Hill 
Biological Science 



Nicole N. Stallings-Pereira 
Criminal Justice 




Hadassah L.A. Sylvester 
Nursing 



Johane Taylor 
Accounting 



Myrlande Thomas Lormil 
Radiologic Technology 




Niurka Elizabeth Toledo 
Early Childhood Education 



Ramon Alfredo Turbides Goris 
Liberal Arts 







Anyelina Urena 
Early Childhood Education 




Elizete Maria Varela 
Business Administration 



Irva Eliacin Veillard 
Biotechnology 



Isela Catalina Wellington 

Nursing 



-Mareese M. Wideraan 
Radiologic Technology 




Associate of Arts 



Mohamed Abdulqadir Abdullahi 
Physical Science 

Mohamed Abdulqadir Abdullahi 
Pre-Engineering 

Kodje Agblekpe 
Health Careers 



Guerda Conserve 
Health Careers 

Frankie Adell Cook 
Biological Science 

MS. Frankie Adell Cook 
Health Careers 



Leila Hassan Elmi ** 
Health Careers 

Ralph Ed Enayo Sr. 
Business Administration 

Mireille Eugene 
Health Careers 



Katser A. Harbi 
Health Careers 

Katser A. Harbi 
Biological Science 

Jerina B. Watts-Harris 
Health Careers 



Endurance Nkechi Alamba 
Health Careers 



Alexandre Coriolan 
Liberal Arts 



Martinette Caroline Evans 
Health Careers 



Carolyn Joy Henderson 
Liberal Arts 



Ishasemnay M. Allen 
Liberal Arts 



Ramona L. Cropper 
Social Science 



Jennifer N. Ezeh-Obila 
Health Careers 



Rafael Hernandez Jr. 
Liberal Arts 



Paris John Amado 
Liberal Arts 

Assumpta N. Amuge ** 
Liberal Arts 

Venice D. Belayo 
Health Careers 

Kiel Ranay Banks 
Liberal Arts 



Gordonia T. Cundiff 
Social Science 

Naralis De Jesus 
Liberal Arts 

Daniel Roberto De Pina 
Business Administration 

Daniel Roberto De Pina 
Liberal Arts 



Scheena M. Farmer 
Social Science 

Heather Feinberg ** 
Liberal Arts 

Brittany J. Fernandes 
Broadcast Media Technology 

Maria Figueroa Flores 
Health Careers 



Yolanda Hernandez 
Biological Science 

Keyauna Lennette Hoffman 
Biological Science 

Nia Emani Howard 
Social Science 

Kevin D. Howard-Lee 
Liberal Arts 



Catherine S. Beauvais 
Social Science 



Daniel Roberto De Pina 
Social Science 



Carol E. Foreman 
Biological Science 



Wydonia (Hudson) Jean-Louis 
Liberal Arts 



Jennifer Marie Beniquez ** 
Health Careers 

Natalya RaSchica Bethel 
Liberal Arts 

Chanelalise Bethea 
Business Administration 



Nahomie Derival 
Business Administration 

Francis Dieujuste 
Health Careers 

Francis Dieujuste 
Liberal Arts 



Chris R. Foster Jones ** 
Broadcast Media Technology 

Fedny Francois 
Biological Science 

Fedny Francois 
Liberal Arts 



Andrew David Iraheta 
Liberal Arts 

Asuquo E. Ituen 
Liberal Arts 

Claudette E. Ivy-Brown 
Health Careers 



Levi Boakye Boateng 
Business Administration 



Francis Dieujuste 
Social Science 



Ines Maria Gaines ' 
Liberal Arts 



Jade M. James 
Liberal Arts 



Aminata Bojang 
Health Careers 

Stephanie R. Brown 
Health Careers 



Patricia Dieujuste 
Biological Science 

Jozell Marie Dominique 
Liberal Arts 



Nancy Garcia 
Business Administration 

Jamila D. Gilliam *, " 
Business Administration 



Marie-Clairmina C Jean 
Health Careers 

Stephania Jean-Baptiste 
Liberal Arts 



Rachelle Burwell 
Liberal Arts 

Magalie Cadet 
Liberal Arts 

Maxine Cadogan 
Liberal Arts 



Gregory Dorce 
Liberal Arts 

Martine Dorlean 
Biological Science 

Martine Dorlean 
Health Careers 



Patricia Ann Gilmore 
Biological Science 

Michael A. Graham 
Broadcast Media Technology 

Keonnia Grant 
Arts and Humanities 



Stephania Jean-Baptiste 
Social Science 

Farah J. Jean-Louis 
Liberal Arts 

Boromain Jeanty 
Liberal Arts 



Willeen A. Capehart 
Liberal Arts 



Martine Dorlean 
Liberal Arts 



Nolisha Trinices McMillan 
Health Careers 



Susan M. Joy 
Liberal Arts 



Cindy Castillo 
Liberal Arts 

Wakisha C. Charley 
English 

Steven D. Comma 
Business Administration 



Suze Dorlean 
Biological Science 

Ese Edema 
Biological Science 

Leila Hassan Elmi ** 
Biological Science 



Nolisha Trinices McMillan 
Liberal Arts 

Alita V. Griffin 
Liberal Arts 

Jean Raynold Gustave 
Business Administration 



Gregory Juste 

Broadcast Media Technology 

Olufunke Khadija Kareem 
Health Careers 

Nilenskie Kavanagh 
Health Careers 



(') = Honors Program (") = High Honors ('") = Highest Honors - Bright Yellow Sash 



Alexandria D. King 
Liberal Arts 

Louseny Kromah 
Health Careers 

Sanicee Hassan Kromah 
Business Administration 

Jasmine Laguerre ** 
Biological Science 

Anne Gessy Laguerre 
Health Careers 



John A. Murphy III * 
Business Administration 

Jacklyn Nicolas 
Business Management 

Christopher O. Nzenwa * 
Health Careers 

Brian Ong 
Liberal Arts 

Rhode Louis Orisma 
Health Careers 



Veronica Santa Rivera 
Liberal Arts 

Malyun Shariflbrahim 
Social Science 

Al-Husain Sheriff ** 
Business Administration 

Biniyam M Sissay 
Broadcast Media Technology 

Crystal C. V. D. St. Hill *" 
Biological Science 




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Jhanoy Laing 
Business Administration 



Rhode Louis Orisma 
Liberal Arts 



Virginia L. Sterling 
Business Administration 



Muoi Lam 
Health Careers 



Melody Linnea Copeland Pearson 
Business Administration 



Sophia Tackie 
Health Careers 



Nicolas S. Laurent 
Liberal Arts 



Cynthia D. Perez-Luis 
Liberal Arts 



Ramon Alfredo Turbides Goris 
Liberal Arts 



Yvrose Loiseau 
Health Careers 



Tasha E. Petit 
Health Careers 



Justina E. Udoakang 
Health Careers 



Eliezer Lorenzo 
Health Careers 



Leah Alexandria Phillips 
Liberal Arts 



Ebere M. Udoji 
Health Careers 



Emily Elaine Loska 
Liberal Arts 



Ruth Pierre 
Liberal Arts 



Elizete Maria Varela 
Business Administration 



Herlande Louis 
Health Careers 



Andrea Placeres *** 
Liberal Arts 



Elizete Maria Varela 
Liberal Arts 



Tawana Mack 
Social Science 



Jason T. Potter 
Liberal Arts 



Waka Nebiyu Mamo 
Biological Science 



Rhonda Mastin 
Health Careers 



Glenda Ramos 
Liberal Arts 



Luvasia Weaver 
Business Administration 



Rhonda M. McElroy 
Social Science 

Deneen F. Mclean 
Broadcast Media Technology 



Alpha Bethania Recio ** 
Health Careers 

Conceicao Rodrigues 
Biological Science 



Kathleen E. Wellington 
Biological Science 

Christine Nakabirye Wilkerson 
Health Careers 



Roman Mejia ** 
Pre-Engineering 

Ednard Micelin 
Liberal Arts 



Engels Emmanuel Rodriguez Ramirez 
Business Administration 

Marcus A. Rogers 
Business Administration 



Edward James Willis ** 
Health Careers 

Consuegra 

Broadcast Media Technology 



Malaka S. Mims 
Liberal Arts 



Rodolfo Rosario 
Business Administration 



Willis G. Zapata 
Business Administration 



Levi A. Mollineau 
Biological Science 

Lisa Eloisa Moniz ** 
Business Administration 



Chrissanta Rudder 
Liberal Arts 

Martial Sauveur Saint Fort ** 
Liberal Arts 



Yang Zhang 
Pre-Engineering 

Guerlie F. Zizi 
Biological Science 



Debra Morales 
Liberal Arts 



Marilyn Sanchez 
Liberal Arts 



Guerlie F. Zizi 
Liberal Arts 



Guilain Mukuna 
Business Administration 



Veronica Santa Rivera 
Biological Science 



(*) = Honors Program {") = High Honors ("*) = Highest Honors - Bright Yellow Sash 



Associate of Science 



Liban Ahmed 
Accounting 

Regina Alves 

Early Childhood Education 

Latasha Lataysia Anderson-Smith 
Criminal Justice 

Adolfo A. Andrade 
Business Management 

Naima Miriam Banouni 
Biotechnology 

Julissa E. Batres-Barahona 
Nursing 

Mehader Bekele 
Radiologic Technology 

Shantee F. Bender 
Office Administration 

AsiaMonet Benson 
Criminal Justice 

Nikeya S. Berry 
Criminal Justice 

Hirut A. Beyene 
Radiologic Technology 

Jeffrey A. Booker 
Criminal Justice 



William Joseph Cuddyer 
Nursing 

Fitzhugh L. Cumberbatch 
Radiologic Technology 

Diona L. Darden 

Early Childhood Education 

Teresa S. Daveiga 
Criminal Justice 

Cristiano A. De Pina 
Criminal Justice 

Maria D. Depina 
Criminal Justice 

Mark Eric Digby 
Radiologic Technology 

Neli Dimitrova 
Nursing 

Marlene Dure 

Early Childhood Education 

Rachel Edwards 
Nursing 

llda A. Fernandes-Depina 
Criminal Justice 

Vanessa Marine Fernandes 
Nursing 



Nosayaba Esther Izedonmwen 
Nursing 

Jean Pierre Franceska Marie 
Early Childhood Education 

Gilbert Jean-Baptiste 
Business Management 

Alain Jean-Louis 
Nursing 

Nia Carol Monique Jenkins 
Accounting 

Kimberly Avis Johnson 
Criminal Justice 

Joyce Wanjiru Kamau 
Nursing 

Eliot Y. Kim 
Radiologic Technology 

Kendra Nicole King 
Early Childhood Education 

Louisana King 
Nursing 

Jennifer Lyn La Chapelle 
Nursing 

Jean Frantz LeBeau 
Criminal Justice 



Violaine Ann Michel 
Accounting 

Meima Eva Mitchell 
Early Childhood Education 

Ihsan A. Mohamed 
Radiologic Technology 

Edna Amalia Monteiro 
Early Childhood Education 

Luz C. Montilla 

Computer Information Systems 

Opal N. Morgan 
Nursing 

Daniel Joseph Neidorf 
Nursing 

Keitha Taquana Nicholas 
Nursing 

Njoku Judith Akunna 
Nursing 

Julianne Nunes 
Nursing 

Yavonne M. Ortiz 
Criminal Justice 

Kristina Linnay Parker 
Criminal Justice 



Ricardo Borgos 
Nursing 

Tracey Antoinette Boyd 
Early Childhood Education 

Elizabeth Rose Brogan 
Nursing 

Lydia E. Burgos 

Early Childhood Education 

Thomas Gerard Cadogan 
Radiologic Technology 

Linda C. Cirino 

Early Childhood Education 

Jessica Clarke 

Early Childhood Education 

Marie C. Clermont-Jimenez 
Nursing 

Jaque' Shantell Cobb 
Early Childhood Education 

Lashonda Tya Cook 
Criminal Justice 

Larry Cosom 
Business Management 



Incia D. Fisher 
Criminal Justice 

Jennifer Newland-Forbes 
Radiologic Technology 

Linda Forestale 

Early Childhood Education 

Roosvelt Francois 
Criminal Justice 

Jose M. Fuentes 

Computer Information Systems 

Jean Baptiste Gilles 
Business Management 

Colin Gerard Harvey 
Business Management 

Stephen L. Hatch 
Nursing 

Jacquelyn Ann Heard 
Nursing 

Michael G. Hechavarria 
Criminal Justice 

Michael Ndubuisi Ibekwe 
Radiologic Technology 



Collin Lestrade 
Accounting 

Harold Alfonzo Licon Jr. 
Nursing 

Djenny Lobo-Delaney 
Nursing 

Katherine R. Lorenzo 
Nursing 

Ivana Machado 
Nursing 

Mercy W. Macharia 
Nursing 

Peninah Rachel Maina 
Nursing 

Radames Martinez 
Criminal Justice 

Tarcisse Matala 
Business Management 

Luis A. Mendez 
Accounting 

Marie Chantale Meronvil 
Nursing 



Erendira Pena 

Early Childhood Education 

Juan Jose Ramirez Zapata 
Criminal Justice 

Shawn James Reed 
Criminal Justice 

Clovis T. Ribeiro 
Web Technologies 

Rocio Rizzo 
Nursing 

Gina Marie Rodrigues 
Nursing 

Tonetta R. Rogers 

Early Childhood Education 

Deanna Nicole Rudolph 
Nursing 

Paul Russo 
Radiologic Technology 

Keren S. Sanchez Garcia 
Early Childhood Education 

Wilberto Sanjurjo Jr. 
Microcomputer Applications 



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Maher S. Senatus 
Criminal Justice 


Virginia L. Sterling 
Business Management 


Zhaneta Topi 
Nursing 


Emma Wanyoike 
Nursing 


Rakiatu 0. Sesay 
Nursing 


Hadassah L.A. Sylvester 
Nursing 


David Ugwu 
Nursing 


Isela Catalina Wellington 
Nursing 


Brandi Nicole Silva 
Accounting 


Johane Taylor 
Accounting 


Obinna Ihiechukwu Unogu 
Nursing 


Mareese M. Wideman 
Radiologic Technology 


Elizabeth M. Smith 
Criminal Justice 


Myrlande Thomas Lormil 
Radiologic Technology 


Anyelina Urena 

Early Childhood Education 


Lynette Monica Williams 
Early Childhood Education 


Shirley St. Aubin 
Biotechnology 


Pauline Thuranira 
Nursing 


Sean M. Vanderhall 
Computer Information Systems 


Shelley Williams 
Nursing 


Nicole N. Stallings-Pereira 
Criminal Justice 


Monique Tolbert 
Criminal Justice 


Irva Eliacin Veillard 
Biotechnology 


Connie Kit-Ching Wu 
Accounting 


Sharon R. Stayer 
Nursing 


Niurka Elizabeth Toledo 
Early Childhood Education 


Estenel Veillard 
Criminal Justice 





Certificates with Specification 




Arome Gambo Adegbe 
Pratical Nursing 

Haidy Pena 

Medical Office Specialist 

Naima Miriam Banouni 
Biotechnology Certificate 

Karlai Holden Brooks 
Medical Office Specialist 

Lizbeth Calderon 
Medical Office Specialist 

Amanda M. Chin 
Medical Office Specialist 

Nicole D. Cleveland 
Accounting 



Sherdon Malhai Ffrench 
Pratical Nursing 

Sharon Foster 

Medical Office Specialist 

Elizabeth W. Gacau 
Pratical Nursing 

Michael A. Graham 
Broadcast Media Technology 

Hope C. Guyton 
Pratical Nursing 

Widlyne Cetoute-Jeune 
Pratical Nursing 

Farhat U. Khan 
Pratical Nursing 



Nicolas S. Laurent 
Paralegal Studies 

Loren B. Lewis-Peters 
Broadcast Media Technology 



Regine Rousseau 
Medical Office Specialist 

Paula Silveira 

Medical Office Specialist 



Brooke Tyree Lynch Edna Smallwood 

Computer Information Systems Medical Office Specialist 



Melissa Mahiouz 
Biotechnology 



Khalil Dotoum Sogoba 
Pratical Nursing 



Luz C. Montilla Maureen Angela Thompson 

Computer Information Systems Medical Office Specialist 



Lee Ronald Perry 
Medical Office Specialist 

Juanita A. Richards 
Medical Office Specialist 



Arelys Suranny Vasquez 
Medical Office Specialist 




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Board of Trustees 

Ms. Michele Courton Brown, Chair 

Ms. Anita L. Crawford, Vice Chair 

Ms. Gillian A. Van Delft, Secretary 

Mr. Russell D. Aims 

Mr. Keith Chaney 

Ms. Roslyn Marshall, Alumni Elected 

Ms. Janet Palmer Owens 

Ms. Alexandria King, Student Trustee 



Roxbury Community College Foundation 

Ms. Sabrina Williams, President 

Ms. Sonia Alleyne Matthews, Vice President 

Ms. Dawn Perry, Treasurer 

Mr. Keith Castle 

Ms. Elizabeth Clark 

Ms. Claudette Crouse 

Ms. Judith L. Kahalas 

Dr. Terrence A. Gomes, Ex-Officio Member 



Executive Staff 

Dr. Terrence A. Gomes 

President 

Dr. Brenda W. Mercomes 

Vice President, Academic Affairs 

Dr. Alane K. Shanks 

Vice President, Administration and Finance 

Dr. Stephanie C. Janey 

Vice President, Enrollment Management and 

Student Affairs 

Mr. Patrick Jean-Louis 

Chief Information Technology Officer 



Commencement Committee 

Ms. Carol Bliss-Furr, Co-chair 

Ms. Elizabeth Clark, Co-chair 

Ms. Alexandria King 

Dr. Barbara J. Savage 

Mr. Kenneth Hall 

Mr. Keith McDermott 

Mr. Gib Pornkittichotcharoen 

Mr. Justin A. Petty 

Dr. Milton L. Samuels 

Ms. Nicole McKoy 

Mr. Phuong Tang 

Ms. Shirley Y. Leslie 

Ms. Shonda D. Green 

Mr. Steven Keyes 

Mr. Thomas Galvin 



Deans 

Dr. Tala Khudairi 

Dean, Science, Technology, Engineering & Math 

Dr. Nancy Teel 

Dean, Liberal Arts 

Dr. Jose Alicea 

Interim Dean, Information Systems Technology 

Ms. Georgeann Jenkins 

Interim Dean, Health Sciences 

Ms. Jenene Cook 

Dean, Academic Technology 

Mr. Mark Garth 

Dean, Student Success 

Mr. Michael Walker 

Dean, Institutional Research & Planning 

Mr. Walter Clark 

Dean, Enrollment Mgt. & Student Judicial Affairs 



Yearbook Committee 

Dr. Milton Samuels 
Mr. Phuong Tang 
Student Photo Club (2010) 



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an increase in troops in 
Afghanistan with a goal 
of starting to withdraw 
forces from the country 
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with a magnitude of 
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United Nations as the 
worst disaster it has ever 
confronted. Aid pours in 
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A University of Utah study finds 
that texting while driving can be up 
to six times more dangerous than 
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Supreme Court's first Hispanic justice and only 
third female member in the top U.S. court's history. 




In efforts to make General Motors 
more economically viable, the 
company discontinues the Saturn 
brand and announces plans to 
phase out its Pontiac division. 



U.S. population in 2000: 281 million 
2009: 305 million 



Facebook users 2000: 

2009: 350 million 




Turn off the lights when no one's in the room. 

Carry a reusable tote bag when you go shopping. 

Bike or walk instead of driving. 

Get a reusable metal water bottle. 

Unplug and shut down electronic devices when not in use. 

Buy music online instead of purchasing CDs. 

Use rechargeable batteries instead of disposables. 

Replace standard light bulbs with compact fluorescent bulbs. 

In winter, turn down the heat and wear more layers. 

In summer, set your air conditioner thermostat to 72° or higher. 



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Tide defeats the second-ranked the Stanley Cup as he leads i^j 

Texas Longhorns to finish the the Pittsburgh Penguins to 

Bowl Championship Series. their third championship 

and first since 1992. 



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Olympics. More than 
200 athletes represent 
the United States 
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2008 Wimbledon final: 

Rafael Nadal vs. Roger Federer 
Super Bowl XLIII: 

Steelers 27, Cardinals 23 
World Series 2001, Game 7: 

Diamondbacks 3, Yankees 2 
2007 Fiesta Bowl: 

Boise State 43, Oklahoma 42 
2006 Rose Bowl: 

Texas 41, USC 38 



2008 Olympics: 

100-meter men's butterfly, Michael Phelps 

2009 Big East tournament: 
Syracuse 127, UConn 117 (6 OT) 

Super Bowl XLII: 

Giants 17, Patriots 14 
2002 NBA West finals, Game 7: 

Lakers 112, Kings 106 (OT) 
2005 UEFA Champions League final: 

Liverpool beats AC Milan 






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studio album, the Black Eyed 
Peas launch The E.N.D. World 
Tour, with stops in Australia, 
Japan, Malaysia, New Zealand 
and Thailand. 



■ ■ Mary Mary's album Praiseworthy 
reaches No.1 on Billboard's 
Christian & Gospel Album Charts, 
No. 2 on the Top R&B/Hip-Hop 
Chart and No. 7 on the 
Billboardlop 200. 



} Paramore takes home 
the title of Favorite 
Rock Band at the 
MTV's People's Choice 
Awards. Lead singer 
Hayley Williams kept 
in touch by Tweeting 
with fans throughout 
the awards program. 



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Taylor Swift has an 
amazing year with 
four CMA Awards 
and the Grammy 
for Best Album of 
the Year. 





■ p Glee geeks go wild! Volume 1 
of the Glee soundtrack features 
17 songs from the hit Fox show 
about a struggling high school 
glee club. 



Justin Bieber parlays YouTube fame 
into a record deal. A crowd of more 
than 3,000 screaming fans forces him 
to cancel an appearance at a Long 
Island mall. 




Fearless, Taylor Swift 
/ Dreamed a Dream, Susan Boyle 
Number Ones, Michael Jackson 
t The Fame, Lady GaGa 
My Christmas, Andrea Bocelli 



Beyonce broke 
the record for a 
female artist at the 
Grammys with six 
awards, including 
Song of the Year and 
Best Female Pop 
Vocal Performance. 



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smash hit among 
teens, parents and 
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million to surrender 
his position as host 
of The Tonight Show 
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1. Wii Fit 

2. Wii Play 

3. Pokemon Platinum Version 
a. Mario Kart Wii 

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performance in The Blind Side, 

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Avatar overtakes 
Titanic to become 
the highest-grossing 
movie ever worldwide 
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TOP 10 BOX OFFICE HIT MOVIES 



1 . How the Grinch Stole Christmas 

2. Cast Away 

3. Mission: Impossible II 

4. Gladiator 

5. What Women Want 

6. The Perfect Storm 

7. Meet the Parents 

8. X-Men 

9. Scary Movie 
10. What Lies Beneath 



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1. Avatar 

2. Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen 

3. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince 

4. The Twilight Saga: New Moon 

5. Up 

6. The Hangover 

7. Star Trek 

8. The Blind Side 

9. Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel 
10. Monsters Vs. Aliens 



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