intrepidity


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resolute courageousness

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Apps with anonymity features might give some students more intrepidity to check out interest groups they would not otherwise explore, says Darri Stephens, director of digital learning for Common Sense Media, a nonprofit that rates the safety of media and technology for students and families.
During Hesse's sojourn and residency in Kettwig an der Ruhr, Germany, with her husband, Tom Doyle, she received LeWitt's letter, dated April 14, 1965, reinforcing if not demanding self-possession and intrepidity in her work, as summarized in his declarative sentence, "Stop it and just DO.
It was the rigid simplicity, the utter self-effacement of the Prophet (peace be upon him), the scrupulous regard for pledges, his intense devotion to his friends and followers, his intrepidity, his fearlessness, his absolute trust in God and in his own mission.
In 1944, the commanding general of the Sixth Army nominated DeWitt for the Congressional Medal of Honor stating he exhibited "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty.
Swenson distinguished himself by acts of gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty while serving as embedded advisor to the Afghan National Border Police, Task Force Phoenix, Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan in support of 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, during combat operations against an armed enemy in Kunar Province, Afghanistan on September 8th, 2009.
The Medal of Honor is presented to Servicemembers for gallantry and intrepidity in risking their lives above and beyond the call of duty.
Of personal interest was the remark: One of Captain Ryerson's old comrades of the Bay of Quinte, Peter Redner, said he was a man of daring and intrepidity and a great favorite with his company (p.
For his "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at risk of life above and beyond the call of duty," Maxwell earned his Medal of Honor.
During this time period not only was the Navy separate and not equal, but we had very limited records or key-eyed witness accounts relating to those Sailors who served within the Messmen Branch ratings that displayed, "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of life above and beyond the call of duty.
More often than not, you will not even know his real name or characteristics nor the level of his ingenuity and intrepidity.
Among these, I found Yaeger's rivetingly personal, in part because she shows a tremendous amount of intrepidity in writing about a topic that has not been entirely transformed from a shameful, pathologized, embodied experience into theory.
Sergeant Meyer received the MOH for "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the repeated risk of his life above and beyond the call of duty" in launching multiple attacks against a Taliban force to extricate a combined Marine-Army unit pinned down in an ambush.
He displayed conspicuous leadership above and beyond the call of duty involving personal valor and intrepidity at an extreme hazard to life.
In his chapter on the investigation of the alleged massacre of the Banu Qurayzah, Tarek does something no Muslim writer has done with as much intrepidity and ingenuity: he probes, dissects, and finally debunks the whole massacre story as a myth.
In the judgment of the US Army Air Forces, Vance showed "conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity above and beyond the call of duty" by completing an important mission despite the danger and cost, and then doing everything he could to save his crewmen--even one he couldn't see but wrongly believed was still aboard.