Higher Education Articles
Should we be heading back to basics?
05/17/2012 08:57:04 AM
You will never hear me say anything bad about the things that we have been introduced to as a society to help us achieve our individual goals. The only problem that I have is the fact that we are becoming totally dependent on much of this technology and appear unable (or unwilling) to do things with..
Cheap Students: About Us
05/15/2012 10:35:59 AM
Cheap Students was an idea I came up with towards the beginning of the new year. It was built around the idea that students don't have a lot of money, and they are always counting pennies and joking about how broke they are. As a student myself I completely understand, so I figured I would b..
The Global Search for Education A Life of Learning
05/11/2012 06:28:39 AM
The Global Search for Education: A Life of Learning. Professor Sir David Watson (MA University of Cambridge, PhD University of Pennsylvania) is Professor of Higher Education and Principal of Green Templeton College, University of Oxford, England. Sir David began his career as an intellect..
Grammar: Adjectives and Adverbs
04/21/2012 22:24:05 PM
Grammar: Adjectives and Adverbs. Definitions:Adjectives are words that describe nouns or pronouns. They may come before the word they describe (That is a cute puppy.) or they may follow the word they describe (That puppy is cute.).Adverbs are words that modify everything but nouns and pronou..
Grammar: Problems with Prepositions
04/20/2012 19:20:48 PM
Grammar: Problems with Prepositions. Rule 1 You may end a sentence with a preposition. Just do not use extra prepositions when the meaning is clear without them. Correct: That is something I cannot agree with. That is something with which I cannot agree. Correct: Where did he go? Incorrect: Whe..
Medical Colleges in NJ
04/19/2012 18:23:51 PM
Two Main types of Medical Colleges in NJ
When you take a close look on all medical colleges in NJ you find two main types of medical colleges in the market. First types of medical colleges are those which totally focus on the research side and the second type consist of those colleges that focus e..
Grammar: Effective Writing
04/19/2012 01:51:33 AM
Grammar: Effective Writing. Rule 1 Use concrete rather than vague language. Vague: The weather was of an extreme nature on the west coast. Concrete: California had very cold weather last week. Rule 2 Use active voice whenever possible. Active voice means the subject is performing the verb. Exa..
Grammar: Who vs That vs Which
04/18/2012 09:32:06 AM
Grammar: Who vs. That vs. Which. Rule 1Who refers to people. That and which refer to groups or things.Examples:Anya is the one who rescued the bird.Lokua is on the team that won first place.She belongs to an organization that specializes in saving endangered species.Rule 2That introduces essential c..
04/17/2012 20:21:14 PM
Grammar: Pronouns. Definition:A pronoun is a word that takes the place of a noun. Pronouns can be in one of three cases: Subject, Object, or Possessive.Rule 1Subject pronouns are used when the pronoun is the subject of the sentence. You can remember subject pronouns easily by filling in the blan..
Grammar: Subject and Verb Agreement
04/16/2012 20:05:21 PM
Grammar: Subject and Verb Agreement. NOTE: We will use the convention of a thin underline for subjects and a thick underline for verbs.Being able to find the right subject and verb will help you correct errors of agreement.Example:The list of items is/are on the desk.Being able to identify the subje..
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