Essays Tagged: "University of North Carolina"

Virtual Reality

of the 'molecular docking' experiments being done in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Scientists at the University of North Carolina have developed a system that simulated the bonding of molecules. Howeve ...

(3 pages) 103 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

"Mrs. Hollingsworth's Men" by Padgett Powell

end of his childhood he and his parents moved to North Carolina where he then decided to attend the University of North Carolina in Charleston. He began as an English major, but his frequent disputes ... ly realizing that he was not cut out to be a member of the Chemistry Society, he dropped out of the university and became a roofer in the region known as Texas. In 1983, when he needed a change of cou ...

(6 pages) 18 0 3.7 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A case for prayer in school

ion has not been taken seriously in the curriculum of classes. Recent studies by Warren Nord of the University of North Carolina reveal a startling absence of religious references in textbooks (Glanze ...

(9 pages) 265 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

Communicating Distant Romance: Essay on Long Distance Relationships

oosing to be in a long distance relationship than ever before. In a study recently performed by the University of North Carolina, it was shown that there are currently over 85 million people in the U. ... ere_rgig.htm2) Love Online: Emotions on the Internet. Aaron Ben-Ze'ev - January 19, 2004. Cambridge University Press3) Long Distance Relationships. L. Emrich and G. Mullen- 1994 ...

(11 pages) 62 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

Family Values V. Faith

e dominant parent, grew up in Main Land China, and immigrated to the US to exercise his mind at the University of North Carolina. He spent years preparing for the entrance exam in Taiwan and passionat ... rder to attend graduate school in the US, and gain US citizenship as well. Earning a Masters at the University, he was soon left with infinite possibilities, however, alone in the US, he was quite int ...

(4 pages) 31 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

College Essay

I'm very interested in attending the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. I believe that going away to college will help me mature ... n. Why UNCW? UNCW can offer me the things that I've wanted to do for a long time. Unlike the University of Cincinnati (present school that I am enrolled at), UNCW has a softball team. I am a ve ... of the softball program you offer, but because I want to pursue a career in physical education. The University of Cincinnati doesn't offer that program. I love kids, sports, and coaching. Physical edu ...

(2 pages) 19 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Civil Rights

to gain equal rights and freedoms. On February 1, 1960, a group of black college students from the University of North Carolina refused to leave a Woolworth?s lunch counter in Greensboro, North Carol ... outh (1). The Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, or SNCC, was treated on the campus of Shaw University in Raleigh two months later to coordinate these sit-ins, support their leaders, and publi ...

(5 pages) 41 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Dedication Of An Athlete

e needed to be seen. So Cossaboon called his friend, Anson Dorrance. Anson Dorrance had coached the University of North Carolina women's soccer since 1979 and from 1985 to 1994 had been the U.S. natio ... ors, She followed Dorrance to 3 Chapel Hill, North Carolina where she went to University of North Carolina (UNC) and led the Tar Heels in four national championships. On July 25, ...

(4 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Savoring the Crust of Maya Angelou

among her contemporaries.While currently serving as a Professor of American Studies at Wake Forest University of North Carolina, USA, she has so far taken an active role in speaking for women's right ...

(1 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2013

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

the cockroach

h in the poem creates. Declarative verbs and sharp changes in action are used to make the portrayal of the cockroach seem important and purposeful. Furthermore, the cockroach increases in speed and re ... ch increases in speed and repetitiveness with its movements, which mirrors the uncertainty and lack of direction in life. In the same way, the reader is made to question the similarities of their live ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry


1.9 percent of former players ages 39 to 49 suffer diseases such as dementia, and Alzheimer's."The University of North Carolina has found that 15 percent of nearly 3,000 retired athletes have reporte ...

(2 pages) 3 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists