Essays Tagged: "Graduate school"

What it means to be educated. Includes definition. Speaks briefly of a personal experience.

e educated you first must go to grammar school, then to high school, then to college and finally to graduate school. Then and only then can one be considered educated. This assumption is entirely fals ... cast the first stone", she always said to me. Iwill never forget that. My mother, a woman who never graduated from high school ismore well educated then most scholars.Now that we have examined what an ...

(6 pages) 203 1 4.8 Nov/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

An analysis of the book Frida Kahlo: A Biography.

printed in 1983 by Harper Collins, this book was reprinted in 2002. Herrera received help from the Graduate School of the City University of New York, as well as a grant from the Art History Program ...

(4 pages) 116 0 5.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

"How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents" by Julia Avarez and "Something to Declare" by Julia Avarez.

ed to the United States from the Dominican Republic. For example, in the first book Yolanda goes to graduate school, becomes a teacher, and only shows interest in writing poetry. She also marries a ma ... ng fallen in love with a young man named Rudy in college. In the second book Yolanda does not go to graduate school, in fact, she almost does not get her bachelor's degree because she elopes with a yo ...

(10 pages) 117 0 3.3 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

This essay is a typical admissions essay that describes your personal and professional goals as well how how you plan on achieveing them.

l receive my Bachelor's degree. After I receive my degree I plan on attending Lesley University for graduate school. At Lesley I plan on receiving my Master's degree in Creative Arts in Learning. With ...

(2 pages) 462 2 4.9 Sep/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Binge drinking in college.

rating his upcoming graduation from Bradley University.Schmalz, 22, was celebrating his entrance to graduate school, his graduation from Bradley University, and also a new class of pledges for his fra ...

(2 pages) 94 3 4.5 Oct/2003

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

"Describe a major sacrifice that someone has made for you to attend college or graduate school and how that sacrifice has influenced your life."

"Describe a major sacrifice that someone has made for you to attend college or graduate school and how that sacrifice has influenced your life."I am a 20-year-old student and sing ...

(3 pages) 38 0 5.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Author Presentation: Lois Lowry

ys and a girl)o Got her degree at University of Southern Maineo Began writing after graduate schoolo Lives in Cambridge, Massachusettso Has a Tibetan terrier named Band ...

(5 pages) 23 0 0.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

What are the factors that discourage African Americans from pursuing graduate degrees? What impact will it have on the future?

There are a multitude of factors contributing to African Americans not pursuing business graduate degrees. The career benefits of pursuing a graduate degree are sometimes concealed behind t ... areer benefits of pursuing a graduate degree are sometimes concealed behind the financial burden of graduate school for some African Americans. The rise in cost of advance degrees is a hindrance and t ... ome African Americans. The rise in cost of advance degrees is a hindrance and to go into debt for a graduate degree that comes with no guarantee to ascertain a position to balance out the financial in ...

(3 pages) 23 0 0.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Self Exploration 2: What Determines Our Life Path?

g for a long time, convinced him to go ahead and get his degree in computer science, but then go to graduate school for psychology; something he really enjoys. I am curious as to why he chose somethin ...

(2 pages) 15 0 0.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

"The Media Monopoly" Ben H. Bagdikian

"The Media Monopoly", the fifth edition, was written by Ben H. Bagdikian, a dean emeritus of the Graduate School of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley and a Pulitzer Prize-winni ...

(9 pages) 80 0 4.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies > The Media

Putting a Price Tag on Information: A Study of Electronic Data Interchange

in use long enough to obtain a large amount of data over a long period of time.Two students of the Graduate School of Industrial Administration at Carnegie Mellon University, Tridas Mukhopadhyay and ...

(3 pages) 53 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Frank Gehry

versity of Southern California where he received his architect degree, and later attended Harvard's Graduate School of Design.In the 1950's, Gehry returned home to pursue his career in architecture. H ...

(8 pages) 41 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Art Essays

Memoirs Of A Geisha Review

nterview with the author, Arthur Golden, he mentioned that he had learnt Japanese in college and at graduate school then went on to work in Tokyo. While he was there he had met several acquaintances a ...

(3 pages) 7 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


t find out what academic courses and/or extracurricular activities are necessary in secondary, undergraduate and graduate school. It is also important to research the type of field experience required ...

(1 pages) 441 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Angels’ Town

thnography of a Latino/a community just outside Chicago whereCintron's family lived while he was in graduate school. In both its style and political commitment, this ethnography follows from Michel de ...

(4 pages) 563 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Case: Career and Personal Needs Just Don't Mix

uman beings, let alone spend time together as a family.Though Jane and Jim have been together since graduate school, know each other very well and both of them are devoted to their children, as years ...

(3 pages) 10 0 3.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education


decriminalize it. It should be if you're under 21 you should be written up. Why wait until your in graduate school to let someone drink. I will be a 21-year-old junior and your going to tell me I can ...

(3 pages) 4 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

T.S. Eliot

school for Harvard. In 1906, he started his Bachelor?s Degree at Harvard, and within three years he graduated. He then started graduate school at Harvard to earn a Masters degree in Philosophy. In 191 ...

(10 pages) 36 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

My Philosophy of Education

ools. Education is a vital part of growing up from the time you attend preschool all the way until graduate school. What most individuals do not realize is that education is also incorporated into a ...

(7 pages) 151 0 0.0 Dec/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

Graduate Study Challenges and Strategies

IntroductionThe decision to attend graduate school is an important decision to make. Even though continuing one's education has many be ... on. This paper will focus on three challenges and three strategies this writer is facing during her graduate studies.Graduate Study ChallengesAttending graduate school is a decision that has to be tak ... has on the one's life is extremely important. The first challenge I am facing while I am attending graduate school is my work, life and school balance. When returning to school, the student must be i ...

(4 pages) 39 0 5.0 Jan/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers