Essays Tagged: "University of Iowa"

Tennessee williams

published story appeared in the August 1928 issue of Weird Tales. A year later Williams entered the University of Missouri but in 1932 he withdrew and took a job at the shoe factory where his father h ... s father held a job as a sales manager. In 1935 Williams returned to college and graduated from the University of Iowa in 1938. Williams had begun writing plays while attending the University of Misso ...

(2 pages) 98 0 4.0 Jan/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

Talks about teratogens which are agents responsible for many known birth defects

tion is very common and is all provided within the college text book and from research found by the University Hospital School of Iowa.The affects teratogens can have on the developing fetus can vary ... he affects teratogens can have on the developing fetus can vary greatly. Research provided from the University of Iowa on teratogens explains some of the possible outcome to exposure to certain terato ...

(4 pages) 84 0 4.0 May/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This essay is about the life of Charles Wright, a famous poet.He has recieve hands full of awards for his work and has wrote over 12 poetry books.

les Wright was born in Pickwick Dam, Tennessee, in 1935 and was educated at Davison College and the University of Iowa in the 1950's. In 1965 his first poetry book Six Poems and then following that he ... etry and it's practitioners. To this present day Charles is currently a professor of English at the University of Virginia in Charlotteville. A large percentage of American poetry since the beginning ...

(9 pages) 38 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Learning Team Behavior Processes

am learns how to master time effectively in the stressful, unstructured virtual environment of this university, they can be confident of their ability to manage time in almost any situation.Time Manag ... ill lead they are more sensitive to one another.Assertive communication: Necessary for teamwork?The University of Iowa defines assertiveness as "the ability to express your opinions, feelings, attitud ...

(6 pages) 376 0 4.2 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Effective Leadership of Self-managing Work Teams

435)From the text book, we can see that there are four main leader behaviour studies which are The University of Iowa studies, The Ohio State studies, The University of Michigan Studies and the manag ... and the managerial grid. Each of them has different views towards to this leader behaviour. In The University of Iowa studies, they discovered three ways of behaving: (1) autocratic style, (2) democr ...

(6 pages) 439 2 3.6 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Leadership and Communication

This a biographical essay on William DeWitt Snodgrass. It contains historical background, as well as discussion of an assortment of his works, and what influenced him as a writer and poet.

nia and after demobilization from the Pacific during World War II he transferred from Geneva to the University of Iowa. It was here that he would meet some of the most influential people of his life. ... ege did not at the time: a writer's workshop. WD quickly enrolled in the program once he was at the University. This writing workshop quickly proved to be one of the most important decisions of his li ...

(8 pages) 16 0 0.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Sandra Cisneros Bio

chool she wrote poetry and was the literary magazine editor. She earned a BA in English from Loyola University of Chicago in 1976. However, it wasn't until working on her master's degree at the Univer ... d with the Chicano community, including teaching high school drop outs; she also returned to Loyola University as an administrative assistant. In the late 1980s, she divided her time between Californi ...

(1 pages) 23 0 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Stress; 10 ways to Reduce Commuting Stress

hat energy vulture called stress may have sent your pulse skyrocketing. In a study conducted at the University of California at Irvine, researchers found that the stress of commuting takes a major tol ... hem. According to back expert Malcolm Pope, Ph.D.,director of the Iowa Spine Research Center at the University of Iowa, it helps to support your back by tucking a rolled towel or a pillow in that lumb ...

(4 pages) 65 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Cystic Fibrosis.

where the of the defective gene on chromosome number 7 is was discovered by Francis S. Collins from University of Michigan. Tests can now be taken to see if an unborn child is infected with CF such te ... able to test new technology in people with the disease. Also in October of 93'12 scientists at the University of Iowa made another big step, they determined that the CF gene treatment worked! It had ...

(8 pages) 45 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

The Van Allen Belt

adiation belt because it was dicovered by a man called James Van Allen in 1958 which studied at the University of Iowa. This is thought to be located and trapped about 4000 miles down in the earth's s ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

Conflict management and resolution of a public school (Randwana High School)

already having some problems at home. Martin did not like Cheryl and likewise Cheryl. Cheryl had a University degree while Martin does not and acquired his own trainings through work experience.Conse ... to influence individuals or group towards achieving organizational objective (Wood et al 2003). The University of Iowa studies conducted by Kurt Lewin and colleagues brought out three leadership trait ...

(12 pages) 72 0 4.5 Apr/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

College Essay

Could You do with Ten Grand?: A college essay The colleges I chose to compare and contrast were the University of Iowa and Luther College. The U of I is a large state school located in midsize Iowa Ci ... a more focused education I do not feel that he extra money is worth the little extra received. The University of Iowa, as of now, would be my choice of the school I would like to attend.

(3 pages) 22 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Effects Of Music On Adolescents

or damage things around them without any reason (Storr 57).Roe and King, child psychiatrists at the University of Iowa, examined the effects of heavy metal music on adolescent's social behavior. These ...

(8 pages) 61 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Drug Abuse on College Campuses

ite their stimulant properties, they have a calming effect to counteract hyperactivity.According to University of Iowa Student Health Services, from 1990 to 2000, Ritalin, a drug similar to Adderall, ... ing like cocaine, which makes students think it is not a big deal.Gina, an undergraduate at Bradley University, does not view Adderall for studying as a serious drug abuse. ?It?s controversial but I d ...

(6 pages) 27 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Battle Of The Binge Drinking

ime article "Battle of the Binge." This article investigates the drinking habits of Louisiana State University where 20 year old Ben Wynne died from alcohol poisoning. Benjamin Wynne, 20, underwent tw ... ing. Benjamin Wynne, 20, underwent two of the most time-honored rites of passage at Louisiana State University that week. He received a pledge from the fraternity that voted him into the brotherhood, ...

(4 pages) 20 2 5.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Current Issues

Foreign Exchange Market

is back by a creditor the central bank. The problems with using the gold standard according to the University of Iowa were, "When gold left a nation, the ideal balancing effect would not occur immedi ... http://www.ny.frb.org/education/fx/foreign.html([International Finance and Development]) (IFD). The University of Iowa Center for International Finance and Development. Retrieved November 16, 2008, fr ...

(4 pages) 57 0 0.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Effects of the 8th Amendment on American Law

e race of the victim and the defendant inevitably influences the decision to seek a death sentence. University of Iowa law professor David Baldus conducted an exhaustive criminal sentencing study in G ...

(3 pages) 33 0 3.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

The Curious Case of Phineas Gage!

e organized social behavior." (Schaffhausen, 2005)Neurobiologists, Hanna and Antonio Damasio of the University of Iowa were the ones to identify exactly what it was that Phineas had lost. (Shreeve, 19 ... l (3rd Ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ:Pearson/Allan & Bacon. Retrieved February 20, 2009 from The University of PhoenixOnlineLibrary.Wickens, A. (2005) Foundations of Biopsychology. Harlow: Prentice ...

(7 pages) 45 0 3.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Erikson's Stage Theories

develop healthy eating habits. In Encyclopedia on early childhood development (pp. 1-10). Maryland: University of Maryland school of Medicine.Center for Discovery (2008). Eating Disorders. Retrieved 1 ... p/ourprogram.htmlFletcher, J., & Branen, L. (Eds.). (2007). Erik Erikson's psychosocial stages (University of Idaho). Idaho: University of Idaho.Harber, A. (2002). The developmental stages of Erik ...

(4 pages) 118 0 3.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Don't Sweat It

ashing, deodorant, and antiperspirant. According to Dr. Kenzo Sato, professor of dermatology at the University of Iowa, the most basic way to hold body odor at bay is to scrub yourself with soap and w ...

(4 pages) 705 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine