Essays Tagged: "new students"

It's an essay about social alienation with comparisons from "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge," by Ambrose Bierce, "The Blue Hotel," by Stephen Crane, and "A Worn Path," by Eudora Welty.

who are Freshman tend to adjust the most academically and social wise, mainly because they are in a new environment. Students will tend to focus on their academics, mainly because they have more work ... ndividual attention. Socially, family separation and weak campus networking may led to loneness for new students and if initial loneliness does not diminish them social alienation occurs. From what I ...

(5 pages) 166 0 4.6 Jul/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Seven Taoist Masters Summary

itate as much as possible and attain the enlightened path to the Tao. This task was assigned to the new students to rid themselves of the temptations of the world. This included sickness of spirit and ...

(5 pages) 41 0 0.0 Jul/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Nursing

ttempt to reduce costs. (RNABC) The cutbacks in education funding for nurses caused the entrance of new students in nursing institutes to decrease. The low entrance level of younger nurses has caused ...

(6 pages) 280 0 4.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"The Power of Language"

either empowering or disempowering depending on how it's looked at. A perfect example would be for new students. I have had a handful of new students in my classes from a foreign country. So far, all ... If they want to communicate effectively, they will have to adapt to their surrounding and pick up a new language.Now when I look at it from my standpoint, it can be empowering. I say this because it m ...

(2 pages) 52 0 4.5 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Graduation Speech

s yesterday. Nevermind.Anyways.The first day of kindergarten, we clung to our parents afraid of the new experiences that awaited us. We looked around at all of the other faces not sure what to think. ... arned the ABCs, made friends and drew a whole lot of pictures. Then we went into elementary. We saw new students join our classes throughout these long but short elementary years. Teachers could see b ...

(2 pages) 36 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Senior Speech

day. Nevermind.Anyways. The first day of kindergarten, we clung to our parents afraid of the new experiences that awaited us. We looked around at all of the other faces not sure what to think. ... arned the ABCs, made friends and drew a whole lot of pictures. Then we went into elementary. We saw new students join our classes throughout these long but short elementary years. Teachers could see b ...

(2 pages) 462 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Loneliness: Is It A Disability?

f the major causes for student dropouts with in colleges is loneliness, it a common problem amongst new students, especially within their first semester. There are many specialists on family life and ... n the general education system as opposed to putting them into special education schools has set up new guidelines to aid in the function this allows students who have disabilities to benefit from all ...

(6 pages) 27 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Accident

d to get ready, and then had breakfast. After breakfast I got in my car and went to work. I knew Mr. Brown (principal) would be happy if I had gotten to school early to show him that I really w ... dn't so I continued working, making copies, answering phone calls, greeting the parents, and filing new students files in the drawers. When a parent came in to find out what the school hours would be ...

(5 pages) 6 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Job

d to get ready, and then had breakfast. After breakfast I got in my car and went to work. I knew Mr. Brown (principal) would be happy if I had gotten to school early to show him that I really w ... dn't so I continued working, making copies, answering phone calls, greeting the parents, and filing new students files in the drawers. When a parent came in to find out what the school hours would be ...

(5 pages) 381 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Senior Speech

day.Nevermind. Anyways. The first day of kindergarten, we clung to our parents afraid of the new experiences that awaited us. We looked around at all of the other faces not sure what to think. ... arned the ABCs, made friends and drew a whole lot of pictures. Then we went into elementary. We saw new students join our classes throughout these long but short elementary years. Teachers could see b ...

(2 pages) 441 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Fortunate

hat's what you would become. You could go to the University in Paris to get educated back then. All new students were subject to hazings by the upperclassmen before you were admitted into their fellow ...

(3 pages) 389 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Overcrowded Classrooms

Every year on the first day of school, hundreds of new freshmen attend school. Between the new freshmen and transfer students, the first couple of days ... irst couple of days are a mess. It usually takes the counselors a couple of weeks to fit all of the new students into classrooms, but they do find a way to do it.One of the causes of overcrowded class ...

(1 pages) 2084 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Importance of the University Education

students start the development of self teaching model. "Permanent Education" is arising as a new model of teaching. In the past, students, (during their time at the university) tried to get as ... ld is characterized by change, and individual's success depends on his adaptation's facility to the new environment. Therefore, according with these requirements, universities decided to focus on a co ...

(2 pages) 25 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Change from Davenport College to Davenport Univ.

nport University in the year 2000, change was perceived as a good thing. The school was steady with new enrollments and the "average student" was no longer average. People were enrolling straight out ... ge that helped to benefit the organization by expanding their target market. This change brought in new students that wanted to better their education, but not solely in the business field. By offerin ...

(3 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

God vs. Science

ith religion." The atheist professor of philosophy pauses before his class and then asks one of his new students to stand. "You're a Christian, aren't you, son?" "Yes sir," the student says. "So you b ...

(6 pages) 20 0 4.2 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Plagiarism

ooking at someone else's work who may have done the project the year before. If the assignments are new, students would be less likely to plagiarize. (Euchner, 2008) Teaching students about plagiarism ...

(2 pages) 30 0 3.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

A simple task that taught me a profound lesson

Back when I was around twelve, my class received a new student – a new class-mate. He was called Daniel. The first time I saw him, I remembered wo ... king in every other direction. It was not till the teacher introduced us to him, that I realized my new class-mate was blind.Being the class monitor, I was assigned to help Daniel around. I was to sho ... him. At that time, I thought nothing about this task, as my teacher had always assigned me to help new students get around. Little did I know how meaningful this task would be.The first day I spent w ...

(2 pages) 659 1 5.0 May/2009

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