Essays Tagged: "Staten Island"

Landfills - a growing menace

produced by human hands then.Unhappily, this is not the case. The Fresh Kills Landfill, located on Staten Island, is thelargest landfill in the world. It sports an elevation of 155 feet, an estimated ...

(6 pages) 116 0 3.7 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Environmental Science

Cornelius ("Commodore") Vanderbilt 1794-1877.

out hallelujah every time you do anything, no matter what it is. I do pity you.Born May 27, 1794 on Staten Island, N.Y., Cornelius, the second son of Cornelius and Phoebe Van Derbilt lived in a small ... that paint a very miserly and arrogant picture of him.Once when he was moving to New York City from Staten Island and his wife refused to move, he was shocked and had her committed to an asylum until ...

(5 pages) 35 0 5.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

This Essay is about a Difficult Decision regarding abortion in which many young teenagers have to face today.

yed at a friend's house until the welfare department found me and shipped me to a group home out in Staten Island at the age of sixteen. My boyfriend at the time came to visit as much as he could whet ...

(4 pages) 42 0 0.0 Nov/2003

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

Prejudice and discrimination against minorities; comparison to Staten Island incident. Includes bibliography.

chel Carter, 18, and five of her friends approached the park, located in the Great Kills section of Staten Island. When they reached a bench, they noticed a group of white youths nearby. Out of nowher ...

(4 pages) 100 0 4.5 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Politique du 11 septembre 2001

'extrémité occidentale de Long Island`Richmond, sur l'île méridionale de Staten Island » . C'est cependant dans au centre ville de New York que l'attentat a ét& ...

(9 pages) 31 2 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Analysis of interpersonal communication as seen in How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

her because he "has to work". Later, Ben and Andie skip back to "coming together" on their trip to Staten Island. They reintegrate, this time because of their true emotions and not because of their r ...

(7 pages) 132 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

NY Smoking Ban The City That Never Sleeps: NYC Nightlife Bars, Restaurants and...uh...butts?

his ruling. Owners are not the only ones feeling the ripple of the non-smoking ban. One waitress in Staten Island saw a drop from $400 a night in tips to only $150. At clubs, she has to wait in line f ...

(5 pages) 71 0 4.7 Jul/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

WU-TANG: Shaolin Style! this is a short story i wrote some time ago abaut the Wu-tang clan who where one of the first groups to attempt to teach kung fu to common peaople.

ey to give his legion the power to enslave the free world. His search led him to Shaolin, NY (a.k.a Staten Island) were Xin, the last Wu-Tang master and only living adversary of Zhu, has come to rest. ...

(3 pages) 20 0 4.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing


large that I rarely saw any members of these organizations. My second semester I transferred to the Staten Island campus. One of the first things I noticed after that first week of school was that the ...

(10 pages) 116 3 4.9 Feb/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues

Walking into a club on a Friday night, sights of

top of the world and have a smile ear to ear," says Brian Zerega, a senior at Curtis High School in Staten Island, New York who recently was a first time user.People take Ecstasy because they know tha ...

(6 pages) 616 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Criminal Behavior Analysis

r than a couple of weeks. Now he was facing twelve months of incarceration.Robbie's story begins in Staten Island, New York approximately twenty three years ago. He was born into an unhappy marriage b ...

(4 pages) 63 0 5.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Law > Issues