Essays Tagged: "Arkansas"

Child Abuse: Personal Response

as individuals to recognize it.An incident in which I encountered abuse was a case in the state of Arkansas in 1991. There was a young girl, Holly Richards, who was an isolate. She was tied to a chai ...

(2 pages) 199 3 3.3 Jan/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Changing the number of days in a school week.

w textbooks or improving our school's lunches or sidewalks. According to EducationWorld, schools in Arkansas started on the four-day week plan because of a shortage in state funding. This plan saves m ...

(1 pages) 30 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Arkansas State Univeristy Of Mountian Home White Paper on the College It self.

ASUMH WHITE PAPERThe history of Arkansas State University of Mountain Home is a wonderful story that leads the students in to a high ... that leads the students in to a higher level of education on a beautiful new campus. In 1974 north Arkansas Community College only offered two evening classed in the high school and other supplementa ... ted brought a growth of student enrollment and demands of expansion of the college in Mountain Home Arkansas. In 1984 Mountain Homes Adult Education center became a Satellite Campus of NACC. A year la ...

(3 pages) 51 1 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

This essay compares Richard Wright's "Black Boy" and Baldwin's excerpt from "My Dungeon Shook." They both share common themes and events that relate to each other.

o fight back constantly in order to be able to pursue his own path.Richard and his family arrive in Arkansas to live with his Aunt Maggie and Uncle Hoskins. His Uncle Hoskins owns and works at a saloo ...

(4 pages) 40 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

This is a book report on Maya Angelous I Know Why the Caged Bird SIngs..How the people and places around her affected her

a very long time.All the shuffling around started when she was only three years old. She was sent toArkansas to live with her grandmother. Her grandmother was a very motherly figure. Sheinfluenced May ...

(2 pages) 53 1 3.4 Jan/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This is an analisis about the Wallmart case presented by the Harvard School.

oacute;n, Wal*Mart maneja la totalidad de sus operaciones desde una única oficina ubicada en Arkansas. Esto hace indispensable para los directivos de la misma viajar un número elevado de ... ribuidor mayorista de música, videos y libros, y Phillips Companies, tiendas de abarrotes en Arkansas.Se desarrolla una cadena de tiendas de liquidación llamada Bud´s, la cual gene ...

(14 pages) 78 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

The French Role in Arkansas.

The French including Marquette and Joliet, La Salle as well as De Tonti, had several roles in Arkansas from the 1600s to the 1780s. In 1673, Marquette and Joliet came down the Mississippi River ... In 1673, Marquette and Joliet came down the Mississippi River and crossed over to the mouth of the Arkansas River. Their role in Arkansas during the 1600s was to find a route to the Orient countries, ...

(1 pages) 28 2 3.8 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Forecasting falling jobless rate in Arkansas

Arkansas' unemployment rate should drop as the state replaces jobs lost in the manufacturing sector ... omist says. The quarterly forecast by John Shelnutt, senior research economist at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's Institute of Economic Advancement, was released Wednesday by UALR. In the ... ased Wednesday by UALR. In the report, titled "Relying on Services for Job Recovery," Shelnutt says Arkansas, like the rest of the country, is slowly recovering from major manufacturing job losses. Hi ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Article review: Unemployment in Arkansas

The article discusses the recent drop in the unemployment rate in Arkansas. Analysts expect the economy to improve due to government imposing service related jobs to ... changing seasons, and cyclical which is because of a recession. The type of unemployment caused in Arkansas is a mix of structural and cyclical.The government will attempt to help by implementing job ... TH: 286 wordsHEADLINE: University economist forecasts falling jobless rateDATELINE: LITTLE ROCKBODY:Arkansas' unemployment rate should drop as the state replaces jobs lost in the manufacturing sector ...

(3 pages) 27 0 2.3 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

Example Resume'

Dear Bozeman Icedogs: We represent the Wolf Pack, a traveling in-line hockey team based in Arkansas. The Wolf Pack plays tournaments all over the southeastern United States. The Wolf Pack is ... while four of the team members also play high school ice hockey.Hockey is a relatively new sport in Arkansas. The support for the youth hockey teams is growing, but currently the teams do not enjoy th ...

(2 pages) 24 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Constitutional Rights

still taking drug stimulants to maintain alertness in an effort to drive long hauls.In the state of Arkansas, they have adopted a state database that contains all the positive drug test results from l ... ers will be required to use the database to check out prospective drivers before hiring them. While Arkansas is only one out of 5 states who have implemented this process, there is hope that this proc ...

(4 pages) 95 1 5.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law

Bootleggers boy

y Switzer's career may have not always been glamorous, it was always successful. Switzer grew up in Arkansas, but will always be connected with Oklahoma. He is one of the best coaches to ever coach co ... get it.Barry Switzer was born on October 5, 1937. He was born in Crossett, a small town in southern Arkansas. His first house was a houseboat on the Ouachita River. His dad worked at the toll bridge o ...

(6 pages) 2 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Epperson V Arkansas

Epperson V. Arkansas How did human beings come into this world? Did God create man and woman (creationis ... fact, Mrs. Epperson was trying to get an antievolution law passed in 1928 changed. According to the Arkansas Statutes Annual of 1929, section 80-1627 prohibited the "Doctrine of Ascent or Descent of M ... really short changing your students." On December 6, 1965 Eugene R. Warren, lawyer for the Arkansas Education Association, filed in the Pulaski County Chancery Court that the Arkansas antievo ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Gothika: Can a Small Place Really Be Beautiful?

There are so many different reasons why I fell in love with Arkansas. This Christmas I went there to spend the holidays with my boyfriends family. Before going ... st finally got to experience them. One of the things that I thought was so interesting about Arkansas is how the families treat each other. The families are really close. They are tight knit. I ... are huge neighborhoods, big buildings, tons and tons of people. That's one thing that I liked about Arkansas. The part that I was in was a medium sized place. The land is beautiful; the houses are on ...

(2 pages) 517 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Agfunds Case

ston-based regional vice president who oversaw eight southern districts, was expected to revive the Arkansas district.PROBLEM DEFINITIONThe district, which Cynthia was chosen to manage, had been losin ... SISAgFunds had just promoted, Cynthia Mitchell – a sales rep's, to the district manager of the Arkansas branch. The Arkansas firm was in a slump and was in dire need of change. Cynthia assessed t ...

(2 pages) 632 0 1.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Current Market Conditions Paper

Walmart which began as a small business in a small Arkansas town has now developed to be one of the largest employers in the United States of America. ...

(2 pages) 31 0 0.0 Nov/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Arvest Bank and Cox Communications Organizational Behaviors

they must cater to their respective customer bases. There is a heavy Latino population in Northwest Arkansas and both companies have done a good job of targeting this vast market. Each organization ha ... ess, will allow them to take better care of the communities that they serve.Arvest Bank operates in Arkansas, Missouri, and Oklahoma; while Cox operates in most of the southern region of the United St ...

(6 pages) 6 0 0.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Why is dropping out of school a bad idea?

pping out of College." Clues to the College Blues. Web. 11 Oct. 2011. . "Rural Students at Risk in Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma and Texas: Why Students Drop Out." Welcome to SEDL: Advanc ...

(3 pages) 5 0 0.0 Feb/2012

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Beginnings of Socialism in Arkansas

Beginning of Socialism in ArkansasAfter the Civil War, agriculture in Arkansas recovered with astonishing speed due almost ent ... and later the Agricultural Wheel (Hopper 248).The first sign of socialistic farmer organization in Arkansas was efforts put out by the Patrons of Husbandry, or the Grange. The organization was create ... six other men" in December of 1867 (Hild). Furthermore, the organization did not reach the state of Arkansas until August of 1872, when John Thompson Jones, who is later chosen as the master of the na ...

(4 pages) 1 0 0.0 Feb/2013

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > The Great Depression

God vs. life

or of Science in Industrial Engineering with Spanish Minor Graduation Date: May 2015 University of Arkansas, College of Engineering under Honor Program GPA 3.5/4.00 Professional Development Institu ... CE ACT Residential Mentor, College Access Initiative, Office of Diversity Affairs, , University of Arkansas, June 2013 to August 2013 Work as a residential mentor for the preparation and the strengt ...

(2 pages) 4 0 0.0 Nov/2013

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies