Essays Tagged: "accomplishment"

Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel

ed by many the most incredible achievement in the Western World and I feel that it was his greatest accomplishment. It was an endeavor that stretched from the years 1508 to 1512 with many extenuating ... hapel in person and it is an incredible sight to behold. In my opinion, it is the greatest artistic accomplishment in the Renaissance era and it is also a testament to the greatness of it's creator, Michelangelo.

(11 pages) 453 1 4.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Benefits Of Early Retirement

rked for. Not only do they feel relaxation and enjoyment, retiring early also gives them a sense of accomplishment. Purchasing previously desired land or traveling to a country never visited before ar ...

(1 pages) 81 0 4.0 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

"What do you want in your hero: The Hero Journey of Bilbo Baggins." Essay about Bilbo Baggin's qualities of being a hero. In reference to "The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien.

rements. A hero?s quest, however, cannot be limited to any one action. No one good deed or terrific accomplishment makes a story. In The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, the main character is Bilbo Baggins. ...

(4 pages) 120 0 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Policy paper. Justice for Teachers

make the difference betweenmediocrity and burnout of teaching or exemplary teaching performance andaccomplishment. Do teachers need be paid on the progression of their students? Or isdifferent plan n ...

(8 pages) 381 2 4.6 Mar/2002

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Mythology research project. Speaks of The Yoruba and Madagascar myths

y Olorun, the Supreme Being. His obligatory mission was to create solid land and to aid him in the accomplishment of this task, he was given a snail shell, a pigeon, and a five-toed hen. After the e ...

(3 pages) 45 0 4.6 Sep/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

"Jane Eyre" (Charlotte Bronte), The Feminist Tract

be. The more she is engaged in her proper duties,the less leisure will she have for it, even as an accomplishmentand a recreation,' (Gaskell 102). This opinion was not held byonly one person, but by ...

(9 pages) 229 0 5.0 Feb/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Community College

High School graduation is a sense of accomplishment for everyone. Then in sets reality. The graduating class of 1996is no different. Ther ...

(3 pages) 107 0 4.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Being the one who cares. Speaks of the necessity of teachers being open and understanding of different events that might taka part in the classroom. Discusses also prayer in the classroom, AIDS and tenure

ans and a number ofother different races participating in our classroom studies.This is a wonderful accomplishment in our society. The varietyof backgrounds which are found in the classrooms gives our ...

(9 pages) 166 0 5.0 May/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Erie Canal and impacts that it had on commerce, trade, and development of New York and the US at that time.

oute of transportation from the Hudson River to Lake Ontario for which trading could transpire. The accomplishment for the attempt to link these two major bodies of water in New York State was a one m ... ed States at the time, the Erie Canal was build without the aid of a professional engineer. A major accomplishment for America at that time, the Erie Canal was known to others as one of the "greatest ...

(6 pages) 108 1 3.5 Jun/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Germany: The country with wonderful cities.

A feeling of accomplishment can rightfully be taken alone from personal experience and remembrances. I can rememb ...

(2 pages) 100 0 4.0 Sep/2002

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Analysis of "A Worn Path" by Eudora Welty

A Sense of AccomplishmentSometimes our life is like an obstacle course, consisting of obstacles in which we hav ...

(2 pages) 18081 0 4.3 Nov/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

"Cloning - A Gift From God ... Or an Injustice Towards Humanity?" A moral and religious debate between the pro's and con's of cloning.

s of. Why is it that when we hear about scientific advancements we get excited, and even praise the accomplishment, but when one suggests going to Sunday mass, we quirk a brow and stare as if they had ...

(7 pages) 446 5 4.5 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Apple, the computer of "Yesterday?".

$1,298 was comparatively inexpensive but was almost exactly like the Apple I (Levey 11). One major accomplishment of Apple's was that based on the MOStek 6502 microprocessor, the Apple II was the fir ... as the platform for his extremely successful windows operating system) which was the most important accomplishment of Apple History (www.apple-history.com). Although it was the best computer yet it di ...

(3 pages) 176 2 1.3 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

The extrordinary accomplishments of Fr. Chisolm in the Book "Keys of the Kingdom" by A. J. Cronin.

lar upbringing by his Aunt Polly and Uncle Ned.When Fr. Chisolm saved Anna, it was an extraordinary accomplishment because of the heroism and responsibility he took for the child. The bravery it took ... ht thing was to save that child. When father saved her, it may not have been the most extraordinary accomplishment one could do, but he saved her life and let her live on in his mission along with Jos ...

(3 pages) 18 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

My Learning Stories.

my misery. I saw myself in 20 years, working the same dead end job, never realizing the thrill of accomplishment. A human being completely crushed by the weight of life and circumstance. I was too ...

(6 pages) 120 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"The Glass Menagerie"by Tennessee Williams.

he can know that his family appreciates him (Hively). Taking care of his family provides a sense of accomplishment he would not have otherwise. Although Tom refers to himself as "the bastard son of a ...

(6 pages) 89 1 4.0 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Value of a College Education.

sed on two main areas: the social and economic benefits. I wanted to finish college for a sense of accomplishment and a confidence booster. But considering the financial commitment, college had to m ...

(2 pages) 271 1 3.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Liberty, Equality, and Justice.

The accomplishment of total liberty can not be achieved without the complete satisfaction of equality. S ...

(3 pages) 157 0 4.3 Sep/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Comparative Philosophy & Ethics

The Great Pyramid of Giza.

The Great Pyramid of GizaThe greatest accomplishment of all the Seven Ancient Wonders of the World does not need a description by early hi ... to protect the embalmed, mummified bodies of the Egypt pharaohs for eternity. To build such a great accomplishment for a pharaoh is a grand achievement of the ancient civilization of Egypt.The buildin ...

(4 pages) 78 0 3.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Organizational Behavior--Corporate Culture defined.

eds in fulfilling both corporate and employees' goals, while the other two fall a bit short of that accomplishment.Organizational Culture: What is it?Robbins explains organizational culture as "Organi ...

(6 pages) 452 0 4.9 Oct/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management