Essays Tagged: "Desk"


ng, impoverished women and children. Evita Peron,the wife of President Juan Peron, would sit at her desk and begin one of the great ritualsof Peronism, the political movement she and her husband creat ... tsustained them in power. She would patiently listen to the stories of the poor, then reachinto her desk to pull out some money. Or she would turn to a minister and ask that ahouse be built. She would ...

(7 pages) 137 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > Central & Southamerican History

Differences In Sexual Harassment

One of your male co-workers has a revealing photograph of a female on his desk at work. You ask him to remove the picture because it makes you feel uncomfortable. He does not ...

(2 pages) 154 0 4.5 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sex & Sexuality

"Charles's Freedom" descriptive essay about a person.

On the back of the portrait is written, "You are the best sub ever." I discovered the picture on my desk on the last day of substituting for that class. I had been there a week. A week in which Charle ... ted him meant more to Charles than words on a picture could ever express. The picture he left on my desk was simply an attempt to relay his gratitude. Silently a bond between Charles and I had taken p ...

(2 pages) 98 0 4.1 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing


a handsome 5' 10' male with dark hair spiked in the front,and the most engaging smile approached my desk , I knew I would belaughing shortly. Charles walked up to my desk in Human Biology while wewere ...

(2 pages) 42 0 4.4 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

About Carl Friedrich Gauss

add all natural numbers from 1 to 100. 10 year old Gauss put his paper with answer on the teacher's desk first and he was the only who has got the right answer. From that day Gauss was popular in the ...

(4 pages) 75 0 4.5 Nov/1994

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

What are the advantages and disadvantages of the paperless office?

. This is because communication is immediate and does not get lost in a pile of papers on someone's desk. A paperless office can also save the company money. This can be seen in the example of Washing ...

(2 pages) 247 0 2.2 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Affirmative Action, opinionated paper

Papers are piling up on top of a desk. People are running around trying to meet their deadlines. Assignments are being pushed back to ...

(5 pages) 241 1 4.6 May/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

The Quest

American money.Eventually, by wandering aimlessly about the mall, we managed to find an informationdesk. I walked up to the woman behind the desk, and said,'Hi, would I possibly be able to exchange m ... e finally seemed to figure outwhat I was saying.'No, but you can exchange your money at the service desk upstairs in Thrifty's.'Finally, we were making some progress, only one problem, we'd never been ...

(3 pages) 40 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Cover-up, is a short story about a computer hacker that gets assasinated by an agent from the government.

about these secrets; aliens, UFOs, terrorism, just about anything.The luminous digital clock on his desk displayed the time, 2:34 AM. The glow of the computer screen burned his eyes. He took off his t ... e glow of the computer screen burned his eyes. He took off his thick glasses and placed them on the desk, he was tired. Just as he was about to shut down the computer, the screen went black. What the ...

(3 pages) 51 1 4.6 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

"Creative Writing Tips" To become a creative writer there isn't much to it except WRITING. In this essay there are some ways to get your hand moving across the paper.

erever you are.2) Find a spot that you enjoy so you can go there when you feel like writing (i.e. A desk, a tree house, the library, or wherever you feel comfortable)3) Read this and get some ideas.So ...

(1 pages) 172 2 2.7 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Welcome to Hell-humorous view of what hell is actually like

strawberries and freshly printed Xerox copies, odd and yet alluring.Sitting behind an iron-wrought desk is a woman dressed in what seems to be a priestess outfit. She is mulling through mounds of pap ... interrupted by a small smirk as he watches the fledglings run away in pain. There is a sign on the desk that reads: Check in station, Please see secretary and her noble knight. I take my first real s ...

(8 pages) 43 1 3.4 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Paranormality & Spirituality

Living with Bipolar Disorder.

lder on my chest that I had to liftjust to get to the shower. Once I was at work, I would sit at my desk,praying that no one would ask the most dreaded of questions. Inevitablysomeone would say, " How ...

(7 pages) 84 0 1.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Declare War on Clutter.

Before beginning a project is it necessary to clean off the desk or work surfaces? Is the desk crowded with objects or piles that are seldom used or referred to ... urfaces? Is the desk crowded with objects or piles that are seldom used or referred to? Does a full desk indicate a busy and competent worker? A person who answers yes to any of these questions may ne ... nt should be the most efficient area of a person=s life. Looking around the average workplace, many desks are piled high with towers of papers, rarely used office supplies or equipment, and assorted k ...

(4 pages) 26 0 0.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Immediacy and Affective Learning It is important to use a wide range of immediacy behaviors to positively influence the affective learning of every child.

ave so much fun. And what is your name? Ben, I am so glad to meet you, como esta? I have prepared a desk just for you. Do you know how to spell your name? Good! Go inside and see if you can find your ... find your desk." The students are smiling as they enter the classroom and eagerly search for their desk. After all the students are at their desks the teacher goes to the head of the class and gets e ...

(11 pages) 121 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

This is a process analysis essay on procrastination.

ion fever, and I will show you how.You walk into class one Thursday afternoon. You sit down at your desk with your English 104 writers handbook in front of you. You have all you need for the class: pe ...

(2 pages) 272 3 4.8 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Humor essay about a bedroom

nother hanger and then a bookshelf with books from when my parents were teenagers. Finally I have a desk that doesn't even have a chair to sit in. The desk is just covered in outdated school papers an ...

(3 pages) 38 1 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Perfect Crime. a short story with a twist

telling you this is big, real big.""Can I give you to his assistant?""No!" Slamming his fist on the desk, he takes a deep breath, and through clenched teethcalmly says, "Listen to me carefully. I do n ...

(3 pages) 61 1 2.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

This essay is all about discipline in the classroom, how students behave and how a teacher can resolve their issues.

snap. At the beginning of a new school year with high school sophomores, Mr. Finn is working at his desk wondering what the first period is going to be like. While waiting for the bell to ring, most s ...

(4 pages) 158 2 2.7 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

This essay is about clutter, and how it play into the scheme of our everyday life - for better or for worse.

lutter is a thing so sneaky that it slides intoevery home across the world. Slowly it consumes your deskand work place; then your kitchen or bedroom go next, andbefore you know it, your entire living ...

(1 pages) 17 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Fiction Piece based on Poem "Disabled" by Wilfred Owen My Lonley Soilder

ir to visit anyone.My heart pounded against my chest as I approached the chipper young woman at the desk. The woman must have realized I was a visitor as her smile morphed into a sympathetic grimace a ...

(3 pages) 36 1 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing