Essays Tagged: "Vermont"

Causes of the Civil War

ever faced, The Civil War. The Civil War was fought in more than 10,000 places, from New Mexico, to Vermont. Over three million Americans fought in this war, and nearly 600 thousand men, 2 percent of ...

(3 pages) 167 0 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

A funny story during a Ski trip.

r heads to rise from the pillow. Arriving at the summit of the mountain nestled in the heart of the Vermont Aileen and Megan greeted their first day of skiing that winter with much anticipation. It wa ...

(3 pages) 81 1 2.4 Mar/2003

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

Dead poets society.

It is set in 1959, in a strict, wealthy boarding school for boys called Welton Academy situated in Vermont.John Keating was assigned as a new English professor in Welton Academy. Keating was a former ...

(2 pages) 47 0 5.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"I Am the Cheese" by Robert Cormier.

e book that make the book interesting and give the book a mysterious feeling. When Adam is going to Vermont he encounters other characters that all make sense to him at the end and bring the reader to ... a session. While the book doesn't concentrate on his sessions it tells a story of Adams journey to Vermont. He is heading to Carver to visit his father. He encounters many people and a dog that he is ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

'Out,Out' By Robert Frost.

gs through his choice of language, imagery and versification.The poem is set on an isolated farm in Vermont far from any urban areas in the first half of the twentieth century. 'Out-Out...' tells the ... ing in the mind of the reader. "Five mountain ranges one behind the other Under the sunset far into Vermont". This also leaves the reader seeing a scenic place in their minds which makes them think th ...

(3 pages) 84 1 4.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The events that led to the foundation dealt with foreign and domestic issues that surrounded the colonies.

es. This created a great problem during the war due to the fact they were unable to fight together. Vermont even attempted to declared independence from both the colonies and Britain. They failed. The ...

(2 pages) 42 1 2.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Tone: "Out, Out" By Robert Frost

ker goes on to describe a nostalgic, happy scene in the country, on a homestead in the mountains of Vermont. He creates this mood by using words and phrases such as "sweet-scented stuff" and "breeze d ... ented stuff" and "breeze drew across it". "Five mountain ranges...." and "Under the sunset far into Vermont" depicts the location as in the wilderness up in the mountains of Vermont at dusk, where he ...

(3 pages) 14848 0 4.5 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ethan Allen and why he is an american hero

rage, leadership, organization capabilities, and a strong will. In addition, he contributed much to Vermont and the revolution. This man's intentions were pure and he ultimately led to a net positive ... olution. This man's intentions were pure and he ultimately led to a net positive change in not only Vermont, the United States, and even the world. In other words, he was a true hero.A hero can be def ...

(5 pages) 33 0 0.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

I am the Cheese-Character Analysis of Adam Farmer

ds out further into the book. The book begins with Adam Farmer on a bike riding trip to Rutterburg, Vermont. He is on the way there to deliver a package to his father. Adam's mental problems become ev ...

(3 pages) 25 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

American Marraige In Contrast With Muslim Weddings

Muslim culture, where as in America, you can be married to a person of the same sex if you live in Vermont. You can also have a same sex relationship, which you couldn't have in the Muslim culture.Am ...

(3 pages) 99 2 3.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

A Reflection on the Movie "Dead Poet's Society"

movie is the story of students at the respected "Welton Academy", an all-boys preparatory school in Vermont. Such schools were (and often still are) very conservative institutions that serve as high s ...

(7 pages) 73 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Should Same Sex marriage be Allowed?

Only in the states of Vermont and California are gay couples allowed to marry. Same-sex marriage is very important with ga ... registered same-sex and opposite-sex couples the right to adopt a partner's child. A reason why the Vermont same-sex union battle received so much nation press is because legislators were responding t ...

(6 pages) 214 2 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Ben and Jerry's-A sweet place to work!

ibutor. Six years later he began working as a crafts teacher in Paradox, New York until he moved to Vermont in 1977. After graduating from Oberlin College in 1973 with a Bachelor's in Biology, Jerry G ... h Institute in New York City. He later worked at the University of North Carolina until he moved to Vermont in 1977.In 1977, after taking a five-dollar correspondence course on ice cream making and wi ...

(3 pages) 67 0 3.0 May/2007

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Womens Voting Rights

tates, but it was getting close to summer recess and time was of the essence. Florida, Connecticut, Vermont, Tennessee, and North Carolina were left. Florida went out of session before it could act. T ... na were left. Florida went out of session before it could act. Time had run out for Connecticut and Vermont. They were out of session, and although suffragists urged to call a special session, both Ne ...

(8 pages) 59 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Review Of Ethan Frome

sfield in the middle of winter in the late 1800's. The movie was filmed in the Northeast Kingdom of Vermont. The setting has a really great overall effect on the movie. The setting goe ...

(1 pages) 777 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


Regarding "More money for better grades" (Page A-1, Dec. 19): As Sen. James Jeffords, the Vermont independent, stated in the debate over this bill: "This is another example of educational ma ...

(6 pages) 14 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Apocalypse Of Adolescence

eing murders. As he travels to a small town in Vermont he explains how criminals of all degrees are springing out of these once "safe" communities. ...

(2 pages) 427 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Ben & Jerry’s Homemade, Inc

A. SUMMARY/OVERVIEW Ben & Jerry?s Homemade, Inc., the Vermont-based manufacturer of ice cream, frozen yogurt and sorbet, was founded in 1978 in a renovate ... ice cream, frozen yogurt and sorbet, was founded in 1978 in a renovated gas station in Burlington, Vermont, by childhood friends Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield. They started producing their interesti ... catchy flavour names like Cherry Garcia, created an initial following.? Took the company public to Vermont stockholders in 1984, later registering with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) fo ...

(17 pages) 86 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Legal Risk and Opportunity in Employment

ncountered.Legal Encounter 1This encounter discusses the hiring of Pat as the manager of NewCorp in Vermont. His job requirement was to take care of the leased office space. After three months Pat rec ...

(7 pages) 148 0 3.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues

Legal Risk and Opportunity in Employment

EmploymentLegal Encounter 1The encounter discusses the hiring of a new manager, Pat, at NewCorp in Vermont. Pat's job responsibilities include maintaining leased office space and supervising 51 emplo ...

(6 pages) 106 0 0.0 Jun/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management