Essays Tagged: "University of Connecticut"

the relationship between the mind, music, and human behavior

station of this phenomenon is when you remember the jingles in commercials. A test conducted at the University of Washington demonstrated that brand names were more easily recalled when they were pres ... le that indicates how humans function while being subjected to music. A group of specialists at the University of Connecticut studied how people communicate with each other while background music was ...

(8 pages) 371 0 4.2 Mar/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

This essay is about the life of Chinua Achebe.

o begin schooling at Government Albany College in Umuahia for three years. He went on to attend the University of Ibadan from 1948 to 1953 on a scholarship. Achebe lost his scholarship when he switche ... elped him out with school, which allowed Achebe to pursue his dreams.Following his education at the University of Ibandan, Achebe earned his Bachelor's degree from London University in 1953. After bei ...

(3 pages) 55 0 5.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Chemistry of Beer

simple brew, it is apparent that there is a great deal of chemistry involved when making beer. The University of Connecticut stats show that underage drinking costs our society $53 billion (American) ...

(4 pages) 69 0 4.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

Sleep Deprivation Or A Sleep Disturbance Disorder?

First a brief summary of the essay.In this report written by Robert P. Mahan from the University of Georgia, Antonio B. Carvalhais and Stephen E. Queen from the University of Connecticut ... improved, by making it a little more lengthy.This is the essay itself now:Robert P. Mahan from the University of Georgia, Antonio B. Carvalhais and Stephen E. Queen from the University of Connecticut ...

(3 pages) 96 1 1.7 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Common Disorders

Excess dietary protein and Hypercalcuria. calcium.

tary protein in random order. The study was approved by human investigation committees at both Yale University and the University of Connecticut. After the experiment has been completed, the results s ...

(9 pages) 86 0 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry

Modern technology is a bane.

imperfect: the mixed blessings of technology in America (pp.126-146). United State of America: The University of Messachusetts Press.This chapter describes the technology imperative lies, which is de ... linary apparatus behide the problematic ecological crisis. Hwang, a PhD in political science at the University of Connecticut, disserting on "Green Capitalism: A Dangerous Liaison", focuses on persona ...

(8 pages) 267 0 3.4 May/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

"Rip" Hamilton

ng shooting guard for the 2004 NBA Champions, the Detroit Pistons. The 6'7, 210lbs, Hamilton is one of the NBA's top shooting guards. Rip is known for his hasty speed and quickness off the dribble. He ... freshman season Rip made the transition from high to college look simple. He was honored as Rookie of the year, by the New England Basketball Coaches Association; he was a member of the Big East All- ...

(2 pages) 10 0 5.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Speech on why you should invest in my new high tech distribution company.

place to go to.To start off, let me tell you a bit about myself. I recently just graduated from the University of Connecticut with a bachelor's degree in business entrepreneurship and a minor in finan ...

(4 pages) 31 0 4.7 Oct/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Persuasive Writing

The Chemistry in Beer and Brewing

ature, the more roasted, toffee-like flavors are present in the beer," says Charlie Bamforth of the University of California. After malting, the barley is milled and mixed with hot water. In this stag ... elop nauseating "skunky"-like flavors resulting from the formation of methyl, butane and, thiol.The University of Connecticut statistics show that underage drinking costs our society $53 billion (Amer ...

(3 pages) 34 0 4.3 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

The Lights 5 Years From Now

t is the game, the NCAA Women's National Basketball Championship. This is also my last game for the University of Connecticut, my last game as a Husky. I take my shot and it goes in, SWISH! The buzzer ...

(2 pages) 437 0 0.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Private Prisons

n,, Prison Privatization: Objections and Refutations, University of Connecticut, 1998 James Austin, Ph.D., Garry Coventry, Ph.D., ...

(3 pages) 119 0 3.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

College Essay

team and team-mates. These experiences have taught me lessons that I hope to carry with me to your University. It is said that sports build character. My past four seasons on our field hockey team ha ... Connecticut Conference and States. More important are my future goals that I want to persue at the University of Connecticut. If I can share these goals with others and spread my positive attitude th ...

(2 pages) 7 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Community Service at Colleges

Community Service Day University of Connecticut students and faculty volunteered their time and energy on Nov. 20 for Comm ...

(2 pages) 26 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Education for gifted children has received less attention than many

.Joseph Renzulli is the director of The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented, at the University of Connecticut. In 1978 Renzulli proposed a three-part view that defined giftedness as th ... or effective teaching. Gifted Child Today, 21, 14-18.Hebert, T. P., & Neumeister, K. L. (2000). University mentors in the classroom: Supporting the intellectual, motivational, and emotional needs ...

(10 pages) 40 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education