Essays Tagged: "Princeton"

Willie Keith in Herman Wouk's "The Caine Mutiny "

so Willie had no problems financially. He never really took anything seriously. He didn't even take Princeton seriously. 'But his real career at Princeton had consisted of playing the piano and invent ... ongs for parties and shows.' Willie just took everything he had for granted. When he graduated from Princeton he probably could have gotten a pretty good job or gone on to earn his master's degree. In ...

(3 pages) 77 0 3.3 Nov/1996

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Arron Burr's life

ted States (1801-1805), and he was thought to be one of the greatest students ever to graduate from Princeton in the eighteenth century. Woodrow Wilson said he had 'genius enough to have made him immo ... ugh to have made him immortal, and unschooled passion enough to have made him famous.His father was Princeton's second president; his maternal grandfather, Jonathan Edwards, was Princeton's third pres ...

(3 pages) 36 0 4.0 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science > Politicians

The best and worst American Presidents

s Governor for three years. At the University of Viginia Wilson studied law, after which he went to Princeton and graduated with a Ph.D in political science, becoming the first president to obtain a P ...

(4 pages) 128 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Sexual Discrimination at the United States Air Force Academy

mendations to improve the effectiveness of the policy and the overall organizational implementation.Princeton, Harvard, Yale, when you think of elite schools of higher education, these those names tha ...

(6 pages) 65 0 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Individual differences

ROBERT PRINCETON AT FALLS VIDEO***I- CASE SUMMARYRobert Princeton was hired to work as assistant ma ... at Falls Video, a family business owned by the Valencia family. Being an enthusiastic new graduate, Princeton raised many proposals to his boss with the hope of improving staff skills in serving the c ... e customers. As a result of this, his boss, Mario and Momma Valencia were furious and insisted that Princeton should only do what he was told to do. Despite of this frustration, Princeton kept on work ...

(5 pages) 64 0 4.3 Jun/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

John Nash: Madman Mathematician

matics specialist. Nash received a BA and an MA in mathematics in 1948. He had offers from Harvard, Princeton, Chicago and Michigan to study. Lefschetz offered him the most prestigious Fellowship that ... s Fellowship that Princeton had, and Nash made a decision to study there.In 1949, while studying at Princeton for his doctorate, Nash wrote the paper that would win him the Nobel Prize in economics in ...

(3 pages) 73 0 5.0 Nov/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Woodstock Report. Term paper

time of chaos was a really great demonstration for the rest of the world. It was also the year that Princeton started admitting woman which was a great step for 1960's feminists and human rights activ ...

(14 pages) 52 0 4.0 May/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Book Review for "This Side of Paradise" by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

rep School in New England. Even though he is lazy in his school work me manages to get himself into Princeton. Toward the end of college America enter World War I. He dutifully enlists, and forgoes hi ... d as well. Furthermore, the family finances have left him with no money. He decides to walk back to Princeton and he is picked up along the way by the father of a friend who had passed away in the war ...

(2 pages) 28 0 3.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Is Jazz, Popular and Commercial Music Inextricably Linked to Questions of Generation?

or that prejudice to fade"- the act of producing offspring or multiplying by such generation in pop, commercial and jazz music have cherished music, but ...

(5 pages) 45 1 4.7 Dec/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies

Affirmative Action Is Everywhere.

legacy, and athletics just to name a few, are all types of affirmative action.Many schools, such as Princeton and Harvard, admit students due to their parents' wealth, and ability to become future cha ... elite universities and top schools throughout the United States favor children of wealthy parents. Princeton, Harvard, Yale, Bates, and Bowden - each of these schools has their own unique policy in a ...

(4 pages) 34 0 4.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Perspective of major parties

journals" conforming to the principles or methods used in science as a scientific approach ( Many activities require a high degree of expertise and training. The establishments ... on and management of material. Economic growth and life relate to the science of economics ( Aesthetic is relating to or dealing with the subject of values or character of beaut ...

(4 pages) 31 0 0.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Analysis of the article: "Who needs Harvard?" by Nancy Gibbs and Nathan Thornburgh (Time magazine)

y League's universities degree mean the best future? It seems like if you graduated from Harvard or Princeton, it is your pledge of success; to be a student at an elite school is a desideratum of almo ...

(3 pages) 39 0 0.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

The Catcher In The Rye

l games, he maintains the highest academic standards and many teachers remark that he is headed for Princeton or Harvard.When Holden goes home for Christmas break he discovers that his only brother -- ...

(1 pages) 610 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

The Great Gatsby

New Jersey Boarding School in 1911, because he did so poorly in school. He was able to enrolled at Princeton in 1913. Many things bothered him during school and he never graduated.Being since he didn ...

(3 pages) 12 0 3.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "The Great Gatsby" by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Atomic Bomb

s took place. The basic research for the nuclear weaponry was done at these universities: Columbia, Princeton, Berkeley, and Chicago, from 1941-1942 (Beyer 33). During some basic research at Be ...

(3 pages) 37 0 4.1 Dec/2001

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

General Charles Cornwallis:Britain's Smart, Yet Stupid Mistake

al. This meant that his men had to be led in several different battles. He fought in the battles of Princeton (1777), Brandywine (1777), Camden (1781), Guilford Courthouse (1781), and Yorktown (1781) ... eat at Trenton. Little did Cornwallis know that Washington snuck from behind with his 5200 men into Princeton. Thus, Washington caused 400 British casualties and only suffered 40 deaths for the Americ ...

(3 pages) 3645 0 0.0 Jan/2008

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


i Party. Since Einstein was Jewish he decided not to return to Germany.In 1933 Einstein traveled to Princeton, N.J. where he got a position at the Institute for Advanced Study. Einstein liked this Uni ... r was to be put to peaceful use.Einstein became a citizen of the United States in 1941. He lived in Princeton for over twenty years. He soon faded out of the public world, lived his own life, and died ...

(2 pages) 624 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Physics

Jeff Bezos â€"

is the founder and CEO of He excelled in school and got a computer science degree from Princeton. He had a few Wall Street jobs where he quickly rose in the ranks, and then he decided to ...

(2 pages) 41 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > E-commerce

How Others See Me

I plan to make the most of my four years at Princeton, majoring in English Literature and exploring my outside interests in writing and debating ... e and subtle persuasiveness. I plan to further develop this talent through regular contributions to Princeton's daily newspaper.A Princeton education is a lifelong dream for me, as both of my parents ...

(1 pages) 688 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Describe something you feel passionate about....

nal stress of my marketing career.I discovered my passion for rowing at age eighteen, when I joined Princeton's lightweight crew team.I quickly discovered the intensity of the sport and the rigid trai ...

(1 pages) 6350 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports