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Marylin Prado (marylinprado)

Joined 4 years ago from Gainesville, Florida




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I am a fitness counselor at Gainesville Health & Fitness in Gainesville, Florida. I have been working in the fitness industry all my life, from the time I was fourteen years old teaching tumbling at Clewiston Community Fitness Center in Clewiston, Florida. My passion is to inspire my entire community to be the best it can be.

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  • A Woman Takes a Seat for Civil Rights

    A Woman Takes a Seat for Civil Rights

    14 months ago

    The civil rights movement had its roots in the Montgomery Bus Boycott, in which Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat to a white man. But, how did this woman affect both racial and gender equality?

  • The Greatest Game Ever Played

    The Greatest Game Ever Played

    14 months ago

    The most popular sport in the United States is football, played at recreational, school, and professional levels. Adapted from rugby, football became its own sport. But, how did this happen?

  • Nonviolent Protest

    Nonviolent Protest

    14 months ago

    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the most influential activists of American history. He advocated nonviolent protest to promote social change in civil rights. But, how did he do this?

  • Bearing Gifts

    Bearing Gifts

    14 months ago

    The day of the magi celebrates the wise men, typically counted as three men, who came to Jesus Christ bearing gifts and worship. But, how did this celebration begin?

  • Resolutions Resolved

    Resolutions Resolved

    14 months ago

    When the New Year arrives, many people make New Year's resolutions. Some seek to improve their health, while others seek to improve their finances. But, where did this tradition come from?

  • The Man Behind the Beard

    The Man Behind the Beard

    14 months ago

    Santa Claus, the jolly man who brings children gifts, has an interesting history. His origin is allusive, symbolizing a meltingpot of popular culture. But, who was the man behind the beard?