Essays Tagged: "universities"

Hate Speech on College Campuses

Racism, sexism and homophobia is growing on college campuses around thecountry. In response, many universities have adopted policies that address bigotry byplacing restrictions on speech. The altern ... peaker, but instead on the depthof its commitment to the principles of equality and education. Many universities, underpressure to respond to the concerns of those who are the objects of hate, have ad ...

(2 pages) 137 0 4.1 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Success and "the American Dream" in Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman; The approach that Willy Lowman and Charley, his neighbor, took to success & "the American Dream

old him to "stop being an anemic", because Biff was a big football star with "scholarships to three universities" which meant that, they could not "flunk" him. He even told Bernard to "give him the an ...

(2 pages) 206 0 3.9 Apr/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Canada's educational system

related to their university studies. Hence, they know the basic fundamentals before getting in the universities. After completion of required number of credits, the universities take their averages a ... redits, the universities take their averages and determine if they are qualified for the studies in universities that they choose. Even the students' averages are low, they can still go to universitie ...

(3 pages) 72 0 3.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

OBE. The Restructuring Of American Society.

lic education. Students are graduating from highschool without adequate knowledge of the three R's. Universities are recruiting a multitude of incompetent pseudo-scholars. Employers don't understand w ...

(8 pages) 180 0 4.7 May/1995

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Elitism in the UK university system.

England has always had a proud tradition of excellence at its universities up and down the country; notably the distinguished 'Oxbridge' institution, i.e. Oxford ... rld-class education on offer. Historically, only the students seen as capable of distinguishing the universities' splendid legacies were even chosen from the ones who could afford to apply in the firs ... nd colleges in disadvantaged areas and support university aspirations. Secondly, to give funding to universities and colleges to actively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.Anoth ...

(3 pages) 75 0 4.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Spread of Technology This essay is about where technology has come from and where it may be headed in the future.

ve training to catch them up to speed with the computer skills of their students and children. Many universities have already adopted the on-line courses as an option. This may be frowned upon by teac ...

(1 pages) 155 0 2.7 Feb/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Women's Psychology; Striving for a Fair Work Environment.

that field faced, not all that many years ago. I am currently in the process of applying to several universities, with the intention of transferring and studying psychology this coming fall semester. ...

(2 pages) 70 0 3.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Fake I.D.s a Dangerous Game describes the motives and the dangers of using false identification

lent identification that is illegally used. The use of fake ids is becoming increasingly popular at universities not just here but nationwide. What is the cause of this fake id explosion? They are eas ...

(4 pages) 46 1 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Case Against Affirmative Action

every 5 med students at said university must be of minority group. Seems fair at first glance, the universities just want diversity correct? Well, that could be true until you look at a situation suc ...

(7 pages) 349 0 4.6 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

A look into photography as a career.

that you can get a job doing it with several levels of training from only high school to four year universities.The duties of a photographer can be very diverse. They must deal with deadlines and som ...

(2 pages) 77 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays


values education as an important part of their lives. This is further expressed by the three major universities in the country that have had great success, these are the Moscow State University, St. ... are the Moscow State University, St. Petersburg University and Gorky State University. These three universities are located in three of the five major cities in Russia. The first is Moscow, which is ...

(6 pages) 96 0 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Education System in England: An Overview.

of your mark determines which university you could go to. There is a lot of competition between the universities and the pupils are working hard for studying at Cambridge or Oxford.Common students are ...

(2 pages) 55 0 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


ed America of which Bertrand Russell--and not only he--had run afoul. The McCarthy Era also brought universities some practical benefits. The dominance of a single paradigm meant that philosophy depar ... ld, would require far larger and more expensive departments, and there is no evidence that American universities are ready to support them. 20 The result, as Reiner Schürmann has written, is that ...

(2 pages) 29 0 0.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Title IX--This essay is on Title IX and the 3 issues that have happened in Bakersfield, Calif. It includes statistics and quotes.

ial assistance." Title IX was the first federal law that stopped from discriminating against sex in universities, including the teachers and the students.Before Title IX women and men students attendi ... uding the teachers and the students.Before Title IX women and men students attending schools and/or universities had separate entrances. Females were not able to attend certain classes like auto body ...

(6 pages) 101 1 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

This paper is about the US high school system adn the way they prepare kids for college. many teachers are too lenient and it is hurting the students adn their expectations once they get into college.

Of course late papers are marked down, but this policy voids the purpose to having deadlines. Most universities, both public and private set strict guidelines on these matters and openly encourage th ... l, preparing for finals. The fact stands out that if this class were not absolutely necessary, many universities would notrequire students to take it. Even those people with high S.A.T. scores and a s ...

(4 pages) 157 1 2.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

FRE In what ways did the early nineteenth-century reform movements for abolition and women's rights illustrate both the strengths and the weaknesses of democracy in the early American republic?

ts and struggles. Women suffered from a lot of discrimination, and were not allowed to vote, attend universities, speak in public, or own property, and were essentially forced to fight for their place ...

(7 pages) 153 0 3.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Women's role throughout history

ts and struggles. Women suffered from a lot of discrimination, and were not allowed to vote, attend universities, speak in public or own property, and were essentially forced to fight for their place ...

(5 pages) 278 0 3.2 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights

Affirmative Action in America: Is it still needed?

ial in America because Americans do not have sufficient equality and diversity in our workforce and universities.First, affirmative action is still necessary because of lack of equality. White males t ... ffirmative action allows people of different races and backgrounds to interact in the workplace and universities. In 1996, Neil Rudenstine, president of Harvard University, explained Harvard's commitm ...

(2 pages) 74 1 4.6 Mar/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

"Face-to-Face Versus Online Education"

f many students. However, online education is becoming more popular and is being used more often at universities. Online courses are convenient for some who have busy schedules which obstruct them fro ... are several differences between online and face-to-face education. Lecture classrooms are common in universities. They are an easy way to teach a large number of students at once, however, many studen ...

(4 pages) 318 0 4.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Sexual Harassment

ment and to let readers be aware of all that entails sexual harassment. Tufts University, like many universities have done, are letting members of their community know that they do no tolerate sexual ...

(4 pages) 104 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays