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Cranbrook, British Columbia

Cranbrook is a city in southeast British Columbia, located on the west side of the Kootenay River at its confluence with the St. Mary's River, It is the largest urban centre in the region known as the East Kootenay; as of 2016, Cranbrook's population is 19,259 with a census agglomeration population of 26,083. It is the location of the headquarters of the Regional District of East Kootenay and the location of the regional headquarters of various provincial ministries and agencies, notably the Rocky Mountain Forest District. Cranbrook is home to the Canadian Museum of Rail Travel which presents static exhibits of passenger rail cars built in the 1920s for the CPR and in the 1900s for the Spokane International Railway. Inhabited by Ktunaxa peoples, the land that Cranbrook now occupies was bought by European settlers, notably Colonel James Baker who named his newly acquired land Cranbrook after his home in Cranbrook, England. In 1898, Baker had convinced Canadian Pacific Railway to establish their Crowsnest Pass line through Cranbrook rather than nearby Gold Rush Boom Town Fort Steele.

With that accomplishment Cranbrook became the major centre of the region, while Fort Steele declined. On November 1, 1905, Cranbrook was incorporated as a city; some of the major industries include mining and forestry services and health care. While much of the city is flat, Cranbrook is surrounded by many rising hills where many residential homes are located. Cranbrook faces the Purcell Mountains to the Rocky Mountains to the north and east. There are many lakes in close proximity to Cranbrook; some of these lakes include Jim Smith Lake, Wasa Lake, Lazy Lake, Moyie Lake, Monroe Lake, Norbury Lake and Elizabeth Lake. Many of these lakes contain opportunities for boating and camping. There are provincial campgrounds. Cranbrook features a humid continental climate under the Köppen climate classification. Environment Canada reports Cranbrook as having the most sunshine hours of any BC city at 2190.5 hours annually. It is a dry city throughout the year, when precipitation does fall a good percentage of it will be in the form of snow.

Environment Canada states that the city experiences some of the lightest wind speeds year-round, has few foggy days, has among the highest average barometric pressure of any city in Canada. Frost-free days average 110 days occurring between May 26 to September 14. Mean daily temperatures range from −8.3 °C to 18.2 °C. However, temperatures can range from −20 °C in the winter to 35 °C in the summer months. Overall, its climate is similar to that of Kelowna, in the nearby Okanagan Valley to the west - in regard to precipitation patterns and total monthly accumulation. However, Kelowna is warmer throughout all seasons; the highest temperature recorded in Cranbrook was 40.5 °C on August 10, 2018. The coldest temperature recorded was −41.1 °C on January 19, 1958. Public schools are run by School District 5 Southeast Kootenay, consisting of seven elementary schools and two middle schools that feed into the city's only high school: Mount Baker Secondary School, home to 1,000 students and 90 staff members.

Mount Baker is the largest high school in school district five. Prior to 2004, the middle schools were referred to as junior high schools housing grades 8-10 rather than the current 7-9. However, due to declining enrollment, the school district adopted the new system. There is a local home-school network; the following 13 schools are located in Cranbrook. Aqamnik Elementary School Amy Woodland Elementary Gordon Terrace Elementary Highlands Elementary School Kootenay Christian Academy Kootenay Orchards Elementary School Laurie Middle School Mount Baker Secondary School Parkland Middle School Pinewood Elementary School St. Mary's Catholic Independent School Steeples Elementary School T M Roberts Elementary School Cranbrook is home to the main campus of the College of the Rockies, which has over 2,500 full and part-time students from over 21 countries. Cranbrook is at the junction of major highways 3 and 93/95, due to its close proximity to the borders of Alberta and the United States, it is an important transportation hub.

Cranbrook has a major Canadian Pacific Railway yard, which serves as a key gateway for trains arriving from and departing to the United States. The McPhee Bridge known as the St. Mary's Bridge rises high above the St. Mary River and is near the Canadian Rockies International Airport and the Shadow Mountain Golf Community, it supports the thousands of people who travel between Kimberley and Cranbrook on highway 95A. 9 km north is the Canadian Rockies International Airport, which has completed its 12.5 million dollar expansion including the lengthening of its runway from 6000 to 8000 feet in order to accommodate a limited number of international flights and an expansion to the Terminal for more passengers. The airport is served by Air Canada Jazz to Vancouver and Calgary, Pacific Coastal Airlines to Vancouver and Kelowna. On February 11, 1978, Pacific Western Airlines Flight 314, a Boeing 737-200, nearly impacted a snowplow on the runway at the airport in Cranbrook lost control and crashed, killing 42 of the 49 people on board.

Cranbrook has a public transit system operated by BC Transit, which runs buses on eight different lines. Western Financial Place is a pool and hockey arena in Cranbrook that opened in 2000, was the home to the Kootenay Ice until relocating to Winnipeg, M

Jason Goldwatch

Jason Goldwatch is an American music video director and commercial director, a Co-Founder and Executive Creative Director of Decon, a creative agency and record label based in New York. He is best known for his work with Kid Cudi, Pharrell Williams, Linkin Park, Action Bronson, Dilated Peoples. Goldwatch has partnered with The Alchemist for the experimental performance art group Media Muerte. Goldwatch was born in San Francisco, where he attended San Francisco School of the Arts before going to Cal Arts, he worked at several production companies before touring with Dilated Peoples as their videographer. In 2000, he partnered with Peter Bittenbender on One Big Trip, which led to their founding of Decon in 2002. One of the most recognizable aspects about the music videos by Goldwatch is that he credits himself at the beginning of each video, he has said it was a decision he made early on to help establish his personal brand and because people were misspelling his name. Evidence - "Mr Slow Flow" Evidence - "To Be Continued.."

Evidence - "For Whom The Bell Tolls" Evidence - "Jim Dean" Kool Keith - Plastic World" The Roots - "Dear God 2.0" Aceyalone - "I Think" Dilated Peoples - "Work the Angels" Hieroglyphics - "Soweto" Linkin Park - "Enth E Nd" Damian Marley - "One Loaf, of Bread" Jay-Z - "Pray" 88-Keys - "Stay Up!" Jay Electronica - "Exhibit A" Jay Electronica - "Dimethyltryptamine" The Alchemist - "Smile" Chali 2na - "International" Kid Cudi - "Soundtrack 2 My Life" Kid Cudi - "CudderisBack" Kid Cudi - "Erase Me" Schoolboy Q - Break The Bank Kid Cudi - "Mojo So Dope" Dilated Peoples - "Worst Comes to Worst" Ludacris - "Blueberry Yum Yum" Common and Sadat X - "1999" Jim Jones - "Blow Your Smoke" Pusha T - "Trouble on My Mind" Nas - "Nasty" The Alchemist] - "Flight Confirmation" Travis Barker and Yelawolf - "Push'Em" Action Bronson - "Strictly 4 My Jeeps" Step Brothers - "Step Masters" The Alchemist - "Shut The Fuck Up" Gangrene - "Driving Gloves" Gangrene - Sheet Music Microsoft Zune campaign Teva - "The Naturist" and "Teva Life Agents" Sony Ericsson - "Girl What's Up?"

Shakira - "She Wolf" online video campaign Kübler Absinthe online campaign Eminem - "Relapse" web shorts ”A Billion Bucks” – Documentary about Young Buck Forthcoming Jay Electronica Documentary "A Million in the Morning" "Dilated Peoples: The Release Party" "Ice Cream: Vol. 1" ”Revenge of the Robots” – Def Jux documentary "The Journey of Mr. Rager" - Documentary about Kid Cudi

Xi'an Shiyou University

Xi'an Shiyou University is a university in Xi'an, China. It called Xi'an Petroleum University and is the only multi-disciplinary college in Northwest China, characterized by petroleum and petrochemicals. XSYU is one of five famous petroleum universities in China and owns undergraduate, postgraduate to doctoral student complete training system; as of June 2018, the school's Yanta and Huyi campuses cover about 55 acres. There are more than 1,700 faculty members; the school began in the Northwest Petroleum Industry College founded in 1951. In 1958, it was upgraded to Xi'an Petroleum Institute. In 1969, the college was turned into factory. In 1980, Xi'an Petroleum Institute reopened. In 2000, it was transferred from the China National Petroleum Corporation to the central and local governments, was managed by the Shaanxi Provincial People's Government. In 2003, it was renamed Xi'an Petroleum University; as of July 2018, the school has more than 1,700 faculty members, more than 1,200 full-time teachers, nearly 600 senior titles.

There are more than 40 professors at the second and third levels. There are nearly 40 experts who have outstanding contributions from the state, experts who enjoy special government allowances from the China State Council, national model teachers, national outstanding teachers, national "Thousand Talents Plan" and "National Talents", they are employed in Shaanxi. The "Three Qin Scholars" position in the province, the "Hundred Talents Program" in Shaanxi Province, the "New Century Excellent Talents of the Ministry of Education", the "Three-Five Talent Project" talents in Shaanxi Province, the Shaanxi Provincial Teachers' Morals, the advanced workers in Shaanxi Province, the advanced individuals in the There are more than 80 talented people such as outstanding teachers, famous teachers and talents in Shaanxi Province; the 4 special academicians: Chinese Academy of Sciences: Guowei Zhang Chinese Academy of Engineering: Helin Li, Pingya Luo, Xinyi Gu As of the end of 2017, the school has five national-level specialty programs, five Shaanxi'first-class professional' construction projects, seven Shaanxi'first-class professional' cultivation projects, five national'excellent engineer education training programs' pilot programs, 10 Shaanxi specialty specialty, five Shaanxi famous brand majors.

It won two second prizes of national teaching achievement awards, 22 provincial teaching achievement awards and 10 teaching achievements awards of China Petroleum Education Association. There are two provincial-level online open courses, 19 provincial-level quality courses, 13 provincial-level boutique resource sharing courses, 15 provincial-level renovation and upgrading resources sharing courses. There are 21 Shaanxi teaching teams, 13 Shaanxi Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centers, two Shaanxi Virtual Simulation Experimental Teaching Centers, 15 Shaanxi Talent Training Model Innovation Experimental Zones, 13 Ministry of Education Industry-University Cooperation and Education project. National-level specialty programs: Computer Science and Technology: Resource Exploration Engineering, Petroleum Engineering and Control Technology, Mechanical Design and AutomationNational-level university students' off-campus practice education base: Xi'an Petroleum University-China Petroleum Changqing Petrochemical Company Engineering Practice Education CenterAs of June 10, 2014, the school has established cooperation and exchange relations with 43 universities in the United States, Britain, Germany and Kazakhstan.

The "1+2+1 China-US Talent Training Program" was launched with 13 universities in the United States, the "2+2 Undergraduate Double Degree" program was held with universities in the United States and Korea, universities in the United States and Germany. The "4+1" and "4+2" master's programs and the doctoral scholarship program will be launched to carry out'exchange student projects' with universities in Russia and the United States, they will go to the United States, Germany and other countries during the summer and winter. Short-term overseas projects; the school carries out education for international students in China, with more than 350 international students from 25 countries. In 2012, the school was approved by the Ministry of Education to undertake Chinese government scholarships for Chinese students to train colleges and universities, was approved by the Chinese government scholarship for Russian independent enrollment projects; as of June 10, 2014, the school has 20 provincial and ministerial or above key laboratories and 5 school-level key laboratories, including the National Engineering Laboratory for exploration and development of low permeability oil and gas fields.

The whole school total won 7 National Award,including 4 National Science and Technology Progress Awards, 2 National Invention Awards and 1 National Science and Technology Research Achievement Award. Official website

Tuba Shahi Mosque

Tuba Shahi Mosque is located in Mardakan township of Baku. It is an architectural monument of Azerbaijan and is a cultic construction, spread in architecture of the northern regions of Azerbaijan; the mosque was constructed in the 15th century and was named in honor of the woman who ordered its construction. An inscription confirming its construction date was carved on the mosque. There is one more inscription in the mosque, on the spiral stairs near the entry of the mosque which lead to the roof. Evidently, this inscription belongs to a more ancient mosque of the village and indicates the construction date – Muharram of the 774th year of Hijri – and shows the name of a customer – Ṣadr Ḥajjī Bahā’ ad-Dīn; the Quadrangular castle, a building of the Middle Ages, is located near the mosque. List of mosques in Azerbaijan

Victory University

Victory University Crichton College, was an accredited private liberal arts Christian college located in Memphis, which closed in May 2014. It was a degree-granting university. Victory University was a coeducational for-profit institution owned by California-based Significant Education and it was accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools; the last semester during which classes were held was Spring 2014. Victory University offered on-campus and distance learning courses accessible to students from the United States and the European Union. Victory University was founded as the Mid-South Bible Center in 1944. Shortly after, the institution became the Mid-South Bible Institute with a non-credit Adult Education Program and a one-year Basic Bible Course. In 1958, a four-year Bible college program was initiated and in 1960, the institution changed its name to Mid-South Bible College. In 1971, the institution earned accreditation from the Association of Biblical Higher Education; the institution continued to grow and in 1982, it began a Teacher Education program to "prepare Christian men and women to teach in schools."

In 1986, with the addition of majors in the social and natural sciences and music, the institution gained accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. In 1987, the institution changed its name to Crichton College to honor its long-time president James B. Crichton, who died in 1984; the institution relocated twice: in 1989, sharing a campus with local megachurch Central Church and again in March 2002, moving to its final location on Highland Avenue. During 2009, Dr. John M. Borek, Jr. was appointed President and California-based Significant Federation bought the financially troubled institution, which became a for-profit business. One year the college changed its name to Victory University. Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee was given the title of Chancellor and became a fundraiser for the institution, although Huckabee did not take up residence in Memphis; the financial troubles continued to plague the university and it abruptly announced in March 2014 that the spring semester of 2014 would be its last semester and the university would be closing.

Victory University offered doctoral degrees e.g. DBA, MBA, Master's degrees, Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science in a range of disciplines and interdisciplinary studies. An Associate of Science in Christian Ministry was the only two-year degree offered, it offered certificate programs in teacher education, biblical studies and urban youth ministries. Starting in the fall of 2011 VU offered a Masters in Professional Counseling. Victory University had a program called the "Bridge to College", a dual enrollment program for high school students. Victory University offered activities and entertainment for students at the Bryce Student Center. Seminars and conferences on career planning, maintaining a successful family life, Christian missions were part of the college's annual program. Victory University leased a dormatory for up to 120 students at the Flats at Cotton Council, located four miles away from the main campus at 1918 North Parkway in Midtown Memphis; the upper three levels of the dormitory were reserved for athletes.

VU had an intramural program. Prior to 1985 VU varsity teams were known as the Saints, from 1985 to 1989 as the Crusaders, from 1989 through 1996, as the Cougars, in 1996, as the Cardinals, in 2005 as the Comets, in 2011 as the Eagles. Prior to 2006, Victory University was a member of the National Christian College Athletic Association. In the 2009–2010 school year Crichton left the NAIA. Intercolegiate athletic programs were suspended in the spring of 2009 because of the institution's financial troubles, but were re-instated, beginning with basketball. In April 2010. In 2012 Victory University offered men and women's bowling and women's track and field and women's cross country, women's volleyball. Michael Pearl and Kent Voorhies, Authors of To Train Up a Child Victory University Victory University Athletics

Lokmanya Express

The Lokmanya Express is an Express train belonging to Indian Railways that run between Gorakhpur Junction and Lokmanya Tilak Terminus, Kurla in India. It operates as train number 11080 from Gorakhpur Junction to Lokmanya Tilak Terminus and as train number 11079 in the reverse direction; the 11079/Mumbai LTT - Gorakhpur Lokmanya Express has averages speed of 52 km/hr and covers 1746 km in 33 hrs 40 mins. 11080/Gorakhpur - Mumbai LTT Lokmanya Express has averages speed of 50 km/hr and 1746 km in 34 hrs 50 mins. The important halts of the train are: Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Kalyan Junction Nasik Road Bhusaval Junction Khandwa Junction Itarsi Junction Habibganj Bhopal Junction Jhansi Junction Orai Kanpur Central Lucknow Charbagh Barabanki Junction Gonda Junction Balrampur Jharkhandi Tulsipur Barhni Naugarh Anandnagar Junction Gorakhpur Junction The train consist of 23 coaches: 1 AC II Tier 3 AC III Tier 13 Sleeper Coaches 4 General 2 Second-class Luggage/parcel van Both trains are hauled by a Bhusaval Loco Shed based WAP-5 electric locomotive from Kurla to Lucknow and from Lucknow it is hauled by a Gonda Loco Shed based WDM 3A diesel locomotive up til Gorakhpur.

Train Reverses its direction 1 times: Lucknow Charbagh 11079/Mumbai LTT - Gorakhpur Lokmanya Express 11080/Gorakhpur - Mumbai LTT Lokmanya Express