Essays Tagged: "Portland, Oregon"

Domestic abuse

m July 19,through March 31, 1993 a total of 3,665 domestic violence cases were reviewed in Portland Oregon. Of those, only 281 cases resulted in some action taken against the accused abuser. Some of t ...

(5 pages) 198 1 4.8 Mar/1996

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

The Life and Music of Claudio Monteverdi

ompany, Inc., New York, 1998.Harnoncourt, Nikolaus. _The Musical Dialogue_. Amadeus Press, Portland Oregon, 1989.

(3 pages) 68 0 2.2 Nov/2002

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

The idea that a new american home is what every american wants.

an HomeThe ideal home to every AmericanWhen I was born, I lived in a small one-bedroom apartment in Portland, Oregon. About a year later, my sister was born and my parents decided the apartment was to ...

(5 pages) 98 0 2.8 Feb/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

The Atmosphere.

d, is the general weather conditions. For example, in the winter, we expect it to often be rainy in Portland, Oregon, sunny and mild in Phoenix, Arizona, and very cold and snowy in Buffalo, New York. ...

(12 pages) 106 0 2.3 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences

Linus Pauling - Biography and detail of his life.

Linus PaulingIn 1901 a future great scientists was born in Portland, Oregon. Pauling's father died in 1911 leaving the family with very little money. After hig ...

(1 pages) 28 0 5.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

School-Work program

at allows students to make a connection between school and the outside world. At Roosevelt High, in Portland, Oregon, the drop out rate was thirteen percent and students went directly from High School ...

(2 pages) 37 0 5.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The father of gastronomy

s that they caught or collected during their stay.After high school, James attended Reed College in Portland, Oregon. Despite the fact that James was very popular, after six months, he was expelled fr ...

(5 pages) 46 1 4.3 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

REPORT ON LINUS CARL PAULING: Chemsitry Quiz , Rebellious and a peace Keeper

changed the way we think and live.BACKGROUND:Linus Pauling was born on the 28th of February 1901 in Portland,Oregon, to a self-taught druggist, Herman Henry WilliamPauling, and Isabelle Pauling. At ag ...

(2 pages) 35 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

D.B. Cooper Skyjacker: A Report on the Mystery

the Thanksgiving Eve of 1971, Dan Cooper walked past the ticket booth towait to board a plane from Portland, Oregon to Seattle-Tacoma Airport (Sea-Tac), Washington. He had bought a one-way ticket to ... past 4' o clock in theevening, he boarded Flight 305 to Seattle. Just before the plane took offfrom Portland, Dan Cooper passed a note to a stewardess (FlorenceSchaffner) demanding 4 parachutes, $200 ...

(5 pages) 34 1 4.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies

Court System Observation

I recently took a trip to the Multnomah county courthouse in Portland, Oregon. I observed cases in civil matters. I attended the court from 10am to 3pm on Monday ...

(2 pages) 67 0 2.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Examine the positive impacts that Trans National Corporations have in LEDCs in which they operate, giving specific examples.

Nike, one of the biggest Trans National Corporations in the world, based in Portland Oregon, now has factories in over 100 nations worldwide, most of these, of course being LEDCs.China' ...

(2 pages) 14 0 1.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Welcome to District Four East Multnomah County

any of our County Commissioners you can always write a letter to 501 SE Hawthorne Blvd, Suite 600, Portland, Oregon 97214. If you prefer electronically getting a hold of the Board of Commissioners, t ... um, Columbia River Gorge, Oregon Convention Center, Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Parks in Portland, and the Port of Portland - Airline departures and arrivals! Directions are located at this ...

(6 pages) 18 0 4.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Summer Memories

the best of a rotten situation my mom and I split the driving and managed to make it all the way to Portland, Oregon without getting too lost. After wandering aimlessly around the city very much like ...

(5 pages) 76 0 5.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Descriptive Essays

Transaction Processing System

Solutions is one company that is providing Internet Hotel Reservation capabilities for the Portland Oregon area. Pegasus is a leader in the field of electronic commerce and hotel industry transaction ...

(4 pages) 45 0 5.0 Jul/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Portland: The best city

eautiful city you can find totally different places for different kinds of activities. Portland and Oregon have almost all kinds of natural areas: rivers, lakes, ocean, mountains, a desert and forests ...

(3 pages) 14 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Steve Jobs: The master-mind behind apple

safe.After High school, Steve's parents asked Steve too pick a college. Steve chose Reed College in Portland, Oregon. Reed known for liberal arts, was one of the most expensive institutions in America ...

(10 pages) 74 0 3.7 Apr/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Biographies