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    According to the Marshall University course syllabus policy 2.1.10, every syllabus should include a “grid showing the following relationships: how each course student learning outcome will be practiced, and assessed, in the course.” (Marshall University Course Policy). Every student at Marshall University is required to take a first-year seminar (FYS) class. In this class, the course objectives are to encourage inquiry based thinking, information literacy, integrative thinking, intercultural thinking, and metacognitive thinking in students. Other universities such as Brown, an Ivy League school founded in 1764, and the University of Illinois believe all courses and course syllabi should reflect Bloom’s and Fink’s Taxonomies (see Figures 1 and…

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    argue that having a dry campus that many students are being put at risk because of the University policies that urge students to leave campus when it comes to drinking. It has been said that Universities that choose to remain dry are risking the lives of the leaders of tomorrow for better statistics today. While this may seem excessive and a bit of an overreaction at first, there are statistics on this subject suggest otherwise. I spoke with University Officials, students,…

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    Tjx Company Case Study

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    Introduction and case background TJX Companies Incorporated (TJX) was founded in 1976 and includes six separate business concentrating on the off-price segment of the apparel and home fashion retail market. Altogether, it has over 2,400 stores and 125,000 associates and is the largest such retailer in the United states. TJX focuses on obtaining branded goods at low prices by purchasing wholesale from manufacturers and excess stock from department and specialty stores. This allows TJX to sell…

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    the knowledge I would gain from the book I finally decided to choose. In all honesty, the thought of reading a book about volunteering had me wondering how much someone could talk about volunteering without being repetitive or eventually losing my interest. The book I chose to write my book review assignment is called Wide-Open World and to say the least, this book managed to hold my attention and share such personal information that it was relatable. I couldn’t set the book down and ended up…

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    Thurgood Marshall is arguably one of the most important Supreme Court justices in the history of the United States. Thurgood Marshall was born in Baltimore, Maryland, he graduated from Lincoln University and from Howard University Law School. Thurgood began his legal career at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Working his way up to Chief Legal Officer, Thurgood ran the effort to end racial segregation for the next twenty years. One of Thurgood’s most famous cases…

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    Marshall McLuhan, Understanding Media: The Extensions of Man. McGraw-Hill, 1964. Reviewed by Kayla M. Piper, Pittsburg State University, KS. Medium Is the Message, a part of the book Understanding Media, is a critical evaluation and interpretation of Media Ecology, a communications theory. Marshall McLuhan particularly focuses on the idea that the medium is the message. He presents the idea that instead of the content of the medium being the message, it is actually the effect that it creates…

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    The Legend Thurgood Marshall was born in Baltimore , Maryland on July 2, 1908. When it comes to his parents, his mother who goes by the name of Norma was a kindergarten teacher. His father William Marshall was the grandson of a slave, and he worked as a steward in an exclusive club. An interesting fact about William Marshall was that he liked to listen to cases at their local courthouse and come back home and discuss the lawyer 's point of view with his sons. When thurgood was asked about why…

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    Following World War II, all of Europe was left in a clutter of disarray. Instead of watching Europe endure the hardships left from the war, the United States went to Europe’s aid. From 1947 to 1952, European nations experienced a time of massive growth. The Plan aimed to repair the economic and political damages from the war. The plan was a response to American concerns that communist parties were growing stronger across Europe and that the Soviets might intervene. The Marshall Plan also…

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    a major occurrence of an unfortunate event. Due to his horrible lack of interest in the success of the college, 25-year old Wheelock was in disputes with the colonials and trustees. He was settled to be removed from the office by a group of unsatisfied board trustees. After Wheelock’s son, John Wheelock, was removed from his position as President of Dartmouth College in 1815 due to religious controversy, it became difficult for the board members to fill in the spot of controlling that John…

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    General George C. Marshall was born December 31, 1880 and passed away October 16, 1959. General Marshall played a huge role in United States History. During General Marshall’s lifetime the United States was being reformed and military power and strength become key components to be a successful free country. The United States was building their military power to become the strongest country in the world and General Marshall helped the United States get there. These changes in the United…

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