• R F Insurance District Office
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    R. F. Insurance is a commercial insurance company based on the east coast. In 1984, a group of graduate students were given a project to asses job design, career development, and job motivation in a particular district office of R. F. Insurance. The findings of this group despite the limited number of respondents permitted to take the student's survey are more or else what can be expected given the circumstances surrounding employment at R. F. Insurance. The district office operates under the ...
  • Landmark Supreme Court Decisions
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    Landmark Supreme Court Decisions Scott Naga o 3/10/97 Period 7 About 32 years ago, in December of 1965, a group of adults and students from Des Moines, Iowa gathered to show their dislike towards American involvement in the Vietnam War. They decided to wear black armbands and fast on December 16 and 31 to express there point. When the principals of the Des Moines School System found out their plans, they decided to suspend anyone who took part in this type of protest. On December 16 - 17 three T...
  • School District Chris Edgewood Reading
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    Chris Moss vs. Dr. Terry Preece and the Edgewood Unified School District May it please the court, counsel: My name is Zach Keeton and along with my co-counsel Chad Miller and Eric Page, we represent Mr. Chris Moss in this case. Your honor this is the case of Chris Moss Vs. Dr. Terry Preece and the Edgewood Unified School District. The evidence will show that Chris is part way through 12 th grade, and in fact he can't even read. Your honor this is very alarming to us because of one simple fact: ...
  • Three Mile Island Case
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    5 a) If I were on the School Board I would not have agreed to the issue framed for the arbitrator. I believe that the issue was not neutral, rather that it favored the association and Ms. Kimball. Statements in the issue such as, .".. when the grievance absented herself from work for illness... ." , support Kimball's argument. In the Position of the School District section of the handout, the School Board states that when Kimball called in to report the absence she simply informed the district ...
  • Federal Court Courts Cases System
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    The federal judiciary of the United States is split into, essentially, one court system for the national government and one for each of the states. The federal courts are then split up further. The first level of federal courts are the district courts, including the U. S. Tax Court, followed by the U. S. courts of appeal, which includes the U. S. Claims Court and the Court of International Trade. On the top of the pyramid lies the U. S. Supreme Court, which handles cases of the utmost importan...
  • School Board Meeting Town District Armstrong
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    On Monday night, the Board of Education met to discuss the possibility of building more facilities to accommodate the rising student population in the school district. The two and a half hour meeting was close to getting out of hand, as even members of the 152 person audience got involved in the heated debates. The subject opened with a report from superintendent Arlene A. Dunlap. She stated that student enrollment in the district was up eighteen percent from last year. "This is disturbing beca...
  • Telecommunication Trends Fiber Optics
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    THE LATEST TRENDS IN TELECOMMUNICATIONS - Week 5 NTC/360 - Network and Telecommunication Concepts May 14, 2005 FIBER OPTICS IN OUR SCHOOLS Fiber optic refers to the medium and the technology associated with the transmission of information as light impulses along a glass or plastic wire or fiber, about the thickness of a human hair. Fiber optic wire carries much more information than conventional copper wire, and is far less subject to electromagnetic interference. A single glass fiber can carry ...
  • Bethel School District Vs Fraser
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    On April 26, 1983, Matthew Fraser, a student at Bethel High School in Bethel, Washington, delivered a speech nominating a fellow student for a student elective office to his fellow high school mates. The assembly was part of a school-sponsored educational program in self government. During the entire speech, Fraser referred to his candidate in terms of 'elaborate, graphic, and explicit sexual metaphor.' However, no obscene language was used. Fraser discussed his speech with three of his teachers...
  • The Never Ending Battle That Is Censorship
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    Censorship has been a battle that has raged through Journalism in its many forms for years. It has run rampant through High School Journalism for nearly 20, after the Hazelwood court case that gave advisors the right to edit, cut, and censor whatever they think is inflammatory or derogatory. Still even though there is Censorship across the United States there are still some students who fight it, every day. Clovis, New Mexico three students were suspended in April 2004 when they handed out flies...
  • Us V Moreno Criminal History
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    United States vs. Carlos Alfonso Moreno On July 12, 2004, Carlos Alfonso Moreno appeared before the United States Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit. He brought before the court an appeal challenging the district court's calculation of his sentencing under the United States Sentencing Guideline. The panel determined after reviewing his case that an oral argument would not be necessary. They were able to look at the details of his case and make their decision. Mr. Moreno was charged in district cou...
  • Hardware And Software District Vannet Users
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    Technology Ethics Unless otherwise specified, the following regulation shall apply equally to students, employees, volunteers, and contractors employed by the District. Some employees, volunteers, and contractors may have additional obligations owing to the nature of their position and / or access privileges. Vancouver Public School District's Network (VanNet) is a combination of local and wide area networks, linking computers in all district facilities together and providing access to public ne...
  • Luis Gutierrez Fourth District
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    Luis Gutierrez The Fourth District of Chicago is rather new to the Chicago land made up largely of Hispanics and Latinos. This District like many others face major problems of crime, health care and education. Democratic representative Luis V. Gutierrez represents the answer to these and other problems. Who is Luis Gutierrez? Is this man making a difference? What are his issues? Is Luis doing his job? What is his impact on the system? These are question that need answering. These problems need s...
  • Management District Manager
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    Assignment #2 The Hayakawa family had a son named Mark, who was diagnosed with Down's syndrome. The family wanted to keep the child but were discouraged and advised not to by doctors. They felt differently about the situation. They felt their child lived on love, which was something they knew they could provide a great deal of. The family was not confident in the experts' views because they seemed to have a lack of knowledge on the subject and it seemed as though they cared less then they knew a...
  • Proportional Representation Parties Member System
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    PROPORTIONAL REPRESENTATION What exactly is proportional representation (PR), how does it work, and what are its advantages over our present system The way it works is simple proportional representation system come in several varieties, but they all share two basic characteristics. The first way is they use mullet-member districts. Instead of electing one member of the legislature in each small district, PR uses much larger districts that elect several members at one time, (about five or ten). S...
  • Single Member Districts And Proportional Representation
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    Single-member Districts and Proportional Representation There are two major types of electoral systems that nation states use to elect people into their government. The two types are single-member districts and proportional representation. No matter which one is used, they both are supposed to represent what the people want, however, they are two systems that are very distinguishable from one another. In single-member districts, a nation is divided into a large number of districts, and the peopl...
  • Redistricting Eleventh District
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    In the recent political elections the democrats did not regain the majority of the either house of Congress. However, there were still some important victories that gave them reason to celebrate. In some elections democratic candidates faced more than just a republican opponent. One of these candidates was Congresswomen Cynthia McKinney, a black representative from the eleventh district in Georgia. She had previously been a two time winner in the eleventh district (1992 and 1994), but after a ru...
  • District Kentucky Republican Office
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    Mike Smith POL 344 Distracting Paper Kentucky 1 st, 2 nd, 3 rd, 4 th Almost every US citizen over the age of 25 has the right to become a member of the House of Representatives. But, only two or three people usually run in an election. Why is that In today's elections, the influence of the media and parties have caused many more factors than just the formal constrains to influence who runs for office. The "recruitment funnel" is a way of describing the process in which we select candidates to ru...
  • District Technology Plan Media Center
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    North Collins Central School District Update As we enter the 21 st century, the North Collins Central School District realizes that the world is continually changing at an accelerated rate. The purpose of public education is to prepare students to be successful contributing citizens and lifelong learners. In order for us to provide the best possible educational environment for our students, the North Collins Central School District is in the process of a $15, 000, 000 capital project (constructi...
  • Castle District Of Budapest
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    The Castle District Of Budapest Budapest, the capital of Hungary, is a very exciting place for history. Tourists can enjoy the historic beauty of the Castle District, and see how it has managed to mirror the country's history in its stones. The Castle District rises 50 to 60 meters (165 to 200 ft. ) above the Danube River, and is more than a square mile in diameter. Most of the buildings were built around the 13 th century. It is one of the most romantic pedestrian sections in Europe. The golde...
  • Bethel School District Vs Fraser
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    Bethel School District vs. Fraser This case involved a public high school student, Matthew Fraser who gave a speech nominating another student for a student elective office. The speech was given at an assembly during school as a part of a school-sponsored educational program in self-government. While giving the speech, Fraser referred to his candidate in what the school board called "elaborate, graphic, and explicit metaphor.' After his speech, the assistant principal told Fraser that the school...