Essays Tagged: "academic career"

Peter Abelard's Heloise: On being a woman in Europe's Middle Ages.

f scholasticism. After studying in Paris he soon became a recognized teacher himself. His brilliant academic career was cut short in 1118-19, however, by the consequences of his love affair with Heloi ...

(6 pages) 158 2 4.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Seperate Peace. The question asks how Gene's paranoia and jelousy ultimately brought about his betrayal of Finny. Includes direct quotations from the novel.

id about his best friend, Finny. He believed Finny was "... Out to get [him]," in order to ruin his academic career. He fails to see and understand the true friend that Finny is until it is too late. ... his jealousy. He became paranoid and believed that Finny was "... Out to get [him]," by ruining his academic career. Somehow, Gene had conjured up the idea that since Finny was the best athlete in sch ...

(2 pages) 49 0 3.3 Aug/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

What Is The Importance of Academic Rigor?

st thing to have towards a great education and future. It is very important to have a motivation in academics. Education is like the sky, you can look at it when you want, but it will always be there. ... ing involved in school. Join some sports, activities, or a club. It will push them farther in their academic career. It will set goals for them and keep them positive.If they have a determination in a ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

My College Admissions Essay

. Commitment to Old Dominion University would include active research and involvement throughout my academic career, and the recognition of the relationship between research and effective teaching. I ... portunity to take classes in any of the other schools at Old Dominion University, and this seamless academic integration will allow me to pursue my interests outside of accounting. In addition to acad ...

(2 pages) 321 1 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

This essay is on the novel entitled Slaughter House Five by Kurt Vonnegut

es wandering behind the German lines during the Battle of the Bulge. After the war, he finished his academic career, became an optometrist, and married Valencia Merble-a woman who was bought up from a ...

(16 pages) 78 0 4.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Alla Sheffer

Dr. Alla Sheffer began her academic career at Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Graduating in 1991, Sheffer earned a Bachelor's o ...

(2 pages) 20 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Critical Analysis of Lyla Fox's essay, "Hold Your Horsepower"

laim is put forth with a lot of emphasis on teens having jobs, while still trying to maintain their academic career. There are many holes in Fox's rationale. She uses emotional language and loaded wor ... cts as to why a student becomes less productive at school. Many activities interfere with a child's academic success. These have little or nothing to do with whether or not the child is working. For e ...

(3 pages) 29 0 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Challenge and solutions of effective parent Involvement PART#1

d by the school) establishing an appropriate balance with regard to being involved in the student's academic career and mitigating over-zealous, intrusive behaviors (on the part of the over-involved p ... est to an experience they have had with a student whose parents were not actively involved in their academic life of the child. Predictably of course, the student in question had poor academic marks, ...

(2 pages) 71 0 0.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

The Alternative Road

e that is being referred to here? It is simply... a test. From the moment one begins his/her academic career, tests are an aspect that is not only inevitable, but also unavoidable. The test is ...

(5 pages) 66 0 0.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Education And Evolution

atistically proven science and removing it in turn revokes certain student's rights. In a student's academic career that a student is most likely at one time or another going to have to take a science ...

(6 pages) 112 0 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

"Things Fall Apart": An indepth analysis of Ezinma and her connection to her father, Okonkwo.

Ninth grade represents a pivotal point in a student's academic career. Students no longer have the liberty to give simple answers; now they have to think. ...

(5 pages) 21 0 0.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature


ancer. Like many college students, I am always in a constant state of stress from worrying about my academic career. The two major sources of stress for me are: getting good grades and making ends mee ...

(2 pages) 45 0 3.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide


be successful, society tells us we must complete high school, go to a good college, and follow our academic career with high paying job. Sometimes I find myself wondering, "Is all that education and ...

(3 pages) 511 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Dont Follow The Leader

Don't Follow the Leader During my academic career I read a book called Locked in the Cabinet by Robert B. Reich. For our assignment we ...

(6 pages) 14 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers


1892, in Bloemfontein, South Africa. After serving in the First World War, he decided to take up an academic career. He studied Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, Pembroke College, and Merton College and retired ...

(6 pages) 3 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

High school vs. College

sses at the same times every day. One other reason students get to become more independent in there academic career is that if they skip class or are sick one day mommy or daddy don?t have to call the ...

(3 pages) 861 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

My College essay - asked about success

ns though, my perception of success has been limited and now further out of my grasp. Throughout my academic career, my performance has gyrated between excelling intellectual ability and lacking acade ... diagnostic, one can extrapolate that a change has, in fact, been occurring subtly.The peak of my academic achievement can be seen in my junior high school and elementary school development. During ...

(2 pages) 42 0 3.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Doing Research

ame][Date]There is No Hope of Doing Perfect ResearchIntroductionPeople who are іn thеir academic career, usually requires a research оn thе assignment provided by thеir s ... 6;thеr research I did while my studies was I was оn "Prіnciples іn аn Academic Аtmosphere". Іn thіs research paper, I explaіned how a particular & ...

(5 pages) 83 0 0.0 Mar/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Language Studies > Writing