University of Virginia School of Law: Constitutional Law and Legal History #cyber #law

Posted On Jan 6 2018 by

#constitutional law # The Law School’s curriculum places the history of law and the ongoing story of the Constitution in context so that students can better understand both the past and present legal landscape. With more than 25 faculty members in constitutional law and legal history, Virginia offers an unparalleled variety of lecture courses, seminars and clinics in the field. Program on Legal and Constitutional History Virginia s Program on Legal and Constitutional History creates a rich intellectual community of scholars and students with shared historical interests. J.D.-M.A. Program in History In cooperation with the University of Virginia s Corcoran …


History of Abortion Controversy in the U #mba #in #finance

Posted On Nov 26 2017 by

#abortion laws # Abortion History By Jone Johnson Lewis. Women’s History Expert Jone Johnson Lewis is a coach, clergyperson, writer and teacher who has researched women s history around the world and in different eras. Within Women s History, Jone has a special interest in 19th century social reform and religion. Read more Updated March 31, 2016. In the United States, abortion laws began to appear in the 1820s, forbidding abortion after the fourth month of pregnancy. Through the efforts primarily of physicians, the American Medical Association, and legislators, most abortions in the US had been outlawed by 1900. Illegal …


10 Things You May Not Know About Abraham Lincoln – History in the Headlines #consumer

Posted On Nov 15 2017 by

#abraham lincoln law school # 10 Things You May Not Know About Abraham Lincoln Explore 10 things you may not know about the 16th U.S. president. 1. Lincoln is enshrined in the Wrestling Hall of Fame. The Great Emancipator wasn’t quite WWE material, but thanks to his long limbs he was an accomplished wrestler as a young man. Defeated only once in approximately 300 matches, Lincoln reportedly talked a little smack in the ring. According to Carl Sandburg’s biography of Lincoln, Honest Abe once challenged an entire crowd of onlookers after dispatching an opponent: “I’m the big buck of this …


A Brief History of Alcohol & Alcoholic Beverages – Drug-Free World #service #dog #laws

Posted On Nov 13 2017 by

#alcohol laws # Fermented beverages in early Egyptian civilization. Photo Credit: GoddessGift Fermented grain, fruit juice and honey have been used to make alcohol (ethyl alcohol or ethanol) for thousands of years. Fermented beverages existed in early Egyptian civilization, and there is evidence of an early alcoholic drink in China around 7000 B.C. In India, an alcoholic beverage called sura, distilled from rice, was in use between 3000 and 2000 B.C. The Babylonians worshiped a wine goddess as early as 2700 B.C. In Greece, one of the first alcoholic beverages to gain popularity was mead, a fermented drink made from …


Affirmative Action History & Timeline (Civil Rights Act, Supreme Court Cases, etc) #libel #law

Posted On Nov 12 2017 by

#affirmative action laws # Affirmative Action History Blacks have a 375-year history on this continent: 245 involving slavery, 100 involving discrimination, and only 30 involving anything else. Historian Roger Wilkins Perhaps the most important lesson I’ve learned is that there are no airtight, completely coherent, unassailable, and holistic answers on the question of affirmative action John Bunzel, president of San Jose State Univ. In its tumultuous 48-year history, affirmative action has been both praised and pilloried as an answer to racial inequality. The term “affirmative action” was first introduced by President Kennedy in 1961 as a method of redressing discrimination …


A Brief History of the Drug War #abortion #laws

Posted On Nov 9 2017 by

#drug laws # A Brief History of the Drug War The Early Stages of Drug Prohibition Many currently illegal drugs, such as marijuana, opium, coca, and psychedelics have been used for thousands of years for both medical and spiritual purposes. So why are some drugs legal and other drugs illegal today? It s not based on any scientific assessment of the relative risks of these drugs but it has everything to do with who is associated with these drugs. The first anti-opium laws in the 1870s were directed at Chinese immigrants. The first anti-cocaine laws, in the South in the …


Civil Rights Act – Black History #law #firm #rankings

Posted On Nov 6 2017 by

#civil rights laws # Civil Rights Act Introduction The Civil Rights Act of 1964, which ended segregation in public places and banned employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex or national origin, is considered one of the crowning legislative achievements of the civil rights movement. First proposed by President John F. Kennedy, it survived strong opposition from southern members of Congress and was then signed into law by Kennedy s successor, Lyndon B. Johnson. In subsequent years, Congress expanded the act and also passed additional legislation aimed at bringing equality to African Americans, such as the Voting …


Best Online Master – s in Art History – 2015 – s Best #online #masters

Posted On Oct 12 2017 by

# Best Online Master s Degrees in: Art History Editor s Picks: Online Schools for Art History Azusa Pacific University was awarded the title of best online master s degree in art history for flexibility. This private four-year institution located in Azusa serves nearly 10,000 students, including a growing number of individuals taking classes online. This school s program focuses on modern and contemporary art history. Ranked among the top 20 up-and-coming schools by U.S. News World Report . APU has a strong online division offering degree programs specifically designed for working adults trying to balance the demands of their …


SUNY Delhi #bsn #degrees, #suny #delhi #is #recognized #as #a #nursing #education #leader #and #has

Posted On Sep 10 2017 by

# Bachelor of Science in Nursing Are you an RN who wants to earn a BSN? Can’t imagine juggling work, school and family? This degree is flexible, affordable and doable. Choose the smart way to move ahead in your nursing career. The RN to BSN program at SUNY Delhi provides educational mobility for registered nurses who are seeking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. The curriculum is designed with the working registered nurse in mind and offers versatility and flexibility as the program is 100% online. Precepted practicum experiences for select courses are completed in the student’s hometown area. The …


Online masters in history programs #online #masters #in #history #programs

Posted On Sep 9 2017 by

# Online Master of Arts in History Program Fortify your knowledge of American history or World history by earning your Master of Arts in History online from Norwich University. A highly regarded online master’s degree is designed as a comprehensive examination of the past. Building on your existing expertise, the masters in history improves on your proficiency as a historian and provides a fresh perspective on the historiography of the United States or of the world. What Makes Norwich s Online Masters in History Unique? Norwich University’s online Masters in History American History is designed to help you establish yourself …


Nashville State Community College – Acalog ACMS™ #college, #community #college, #associate #degree, #technical #certificate, #higher

Posted On Sep 6 2017 by

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UIUC Newmark Structural Engineering Laboratory (NSEL) Facility #history #of #structural #engineering

Posted On Aug 27 2017 by

# The Newmark Structural Engineering Laboratory (NSEL) of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering has a long history of excellence in large-scale, experimental structural research and over the years has contributed greatly to the state-of-the-art in civil engineering. The structural testing section of the laboratory is a versatile area with a three-story clear height that can be used to carry out a wide range of tests of building materials, components, structural assembles, and models. Included in the testing area is a twenty-eight foot tall, L-shaped reaction wall and multi-axial loading units for seismic related experimental research. An overview of …


History of Structural Engineering: The Pantheon #history #of #structural #engineering

Posted On Aug 27 2017 by

# Aleck Associates Ltd disclaim all responsibility for any financial loss resulting from reliance upon or use of any of the information on this website, such information being provided for interest and amusement only. The Pantheon, a temple in Rome dedicated to all the gods, was rebuilt in its present form by the emperor Hadrian, (between 120-124 AD). There are several aspects of the Pantheon which are of significance in connection with Structural Engineering. The building is in two parts: the dome, and the entrance porch. The dome is 43 metres high, and spans over a space which is 43 …


Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, Colorado Springs History, Pikes Peak Region History #colorado #springs #pioneers #museum,

Posted On Aug 23 2017 by

# Welcome to the Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum History Matters. The Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum (CSPM) is the only institution researching, collecting and interpreting the robust history of Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Each year, the Museum welcomes more than 50,000 visitors who learn what our community has been, what it is today and what it can become in the future. Exhibits Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum exhibits include permanent displays highlighting regional history and changing galleries dedicated to exploring special topics. MORE INFO Events From the Pikes Peak Regional History lecture series to Children’s Holiday Magic, the Colorado …


Online Degrees For Teaching History: Program Options #online #teaching #bachelor #degree, #online #degrees #for #teaching

Posted On Aug 17 2017 by

# Online Degrees For Teaching History: Program Options Essential Information Legitimate online degree programs for teaching are rare. For students with an interest in history and seeking a fully online program, there are options that offer a bachelor’s degree in American history. These programs offer insight into past and present societal events in America, historically important American literature and social issues facing the United States over the course of its history. All prospective history teachers are required to be licensed in order to teach, so on-campus supervised teaching programs may be required at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Other …


Military History – Best of History Web Sites #masters #in #military #history #online

Posted On Aug 13 2017 by

# Military History Military History Image Source marybettiniblank / Pixabay Military History Web Sites Military Theory, Theorists, and Strategy This links site from Air University of the US Air Force provides a good breath of information for anyone interesting in learning more about the history of military theory and strategy and the key theorists behind it. For each topic, such as Strategy Models and Criticisms; Irregular Warfare; and Coercion Theory, many links are provided to both online resources and textual resources. This site provides a great database for a large array of information on specific items in Military History. Strategic …


New data suggest Agent Orange causing horrific third generation birth defects Vietnam vets are passing

Posted On Aug 12 2017 by

# New data suggest Agent Orange causing horrific third generation birth defects Vietnam vets are passing to their grandkids (Natural News ) What s the Agent Orange curse? True story: As veterans of the Vietnam war die off from cancer and other diseases and disorders they got from the incredibly toxic defoliant Agent Orange, the nightmare is not over, because research is revealing their children and grandchildren, who were never exposed to the pesticide, have birth defects that were passed on through their parents and grandparent s affected genes. That s the Agent Orange curse. and it can cause much …


SGTreport – The Corporate Propaganda Antidote – Silver, Gold, Truth, Liberty, Freedom #history #of #life

Posted On Aug 8 2017 by

# Ideally, America would stop giving out all foreign aid, but a good place to start would be nixing aid to countries with horrible human rights records. For instance, Pakistan just sentenced a man to death for blasphemy. It is far from the first time someone has been sentenced to death for blasphemy, but it is the first time a death sentence has been handed down for blasphemy on social media. The 30-year-old man said derogatory things about Muhammad on Facebook. He was tried by a counter-terrorism court for his online hate speech. This sounds eerily familiar to Theresa May’s …


What to do with a B #what #can #you #do #with #a #history #degree

Posted On Aug 5 2017 by

# Department of History Department of History What to do with a B.A. in History A statement from Kenneth Ledford, Associate Professor of History and Law Students often ask what can I do with a history major? Professor Ken Ledford recently wrote in response: There is the short answer and the long answer, sort of like the whole genre of good news-bad news jokes. The short, and honest, answer is this: Unlike engineering, education, accounting, management, journalism, nursing, or other undergraduate professional degrees, there is no single, clear career track into which most graduating history majors go and find employment …


Online Courses in General Education #online #colleges #for #general #studies, #abcs #algebra #english #grammar #geometry

Posted On Aug 1 2017 by

# Online Education Courses Why Universal Class? UniversalClass.com offers over 5,000 hours of online continuing education training! Here’s a few reasons why lifelong learners prefer Universal Class continuing education courses: Accredited by IACET – Universal Class, Inc. has been accredited as an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) Supportive Instructors ! Earn a Certificate of Course Completion documenting your CEUs and Contact Hours Verify your CEUs and Contact Hours via unique certificate serial number on our service (great for employers) Easy to use. Our online courses are the easiest and most fun courses available …


SUNY Delhi #barnes #nursing #school, #suny #delhi #is #recognized #as #a #nursing #education #leader #and

Posted On Jul 8 2017 by

# Bachelor of Science in Nursing Are you an RN who wants to earn a BSN? Can’t imagine juggling work, school and family? This degree is flexible, affordable and doable. Choose the smart way to move ahead in your nursing career. The RN to BSN program at SUNY Delhi provides educational mobility for registered nurses who are seeking a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. The curriculum is designed with the working registered nurse in mind and offers versatility and flexibility as the program is 100% online. Precepted practicum experiences for select courses are completed in the student’s hometown area. The …


Neighborhood Watch Program – Los Angeles Police Department #los #angeles #police, #lapd, #lapdonline, #police #department,

Posted On Jun 23 2017 by

# Neighborhood Watch Program Neighborhood Watch is the cornerstone of the LAPD’s crime prevention strategy. It enlists the active participation of residents, in cooperation with law enforcement, to reduce crime in communities throughout the City. The Neighborhood Watch program was pioneered by the Los Angeles Police Department to educate community residents regarding their roles and responsibilities in the prevention of crime, and to encourage them to take active measures to prevent crime. The program calls upon residents to step forward and assist the police in organizing the community into a cohesive unit working toward the goal of building a safer, …


China: History, Geography, Government, Culture #what #is #mba #degree

Posted On May 20 2017 by

#china law # China China Main Page War Losses Cause China to Sign Away Sovereignty People’s Republic of China Is Established China Is Condemned for Poor Treatment of Tibetans President Nixon’s Visit to China Establishes New Relations Student Demonstrators Are Killed at Tiananmen Square China Becomes an Economic Power, but Continues to Suppress Personal Liberties Natural Disasters Ravage China China Hosts a Successful Olympics Space Exploration, Government Reforms, and Military Crackdowns Tension Reignites with Asian Neighbors Over Islands Transfer of Power, Bo Xilai Sentenced to Life in Prison New Air Defense Zone Declared and Increased Tension with Vietnam Chinese Hackers …


Missouri: Map, History, Population, Facts, Capitol, Flag, Tree, Geography, Symbols #online #jd #programs

Posted On May 16 2017 by

#missouri state laws # Missouri Nickname: Show-me State Origin of name: Named after the Missouri Indian tribe. Missouri means town of the large canoes. 10 largest cities (2012): Kansas City. 464,310; St. Louis. 318,172; Springfield. 162,191; Independence. 117,270; Columbia. 113,225; Lee’s Summit, 92,468; O’Fallon, 81,979; St. Joseph, 77,176; St. Charles, 66,463; St. Peter’s, 54,078 Land area: 68,886 sq mi. (178,415 sq km) Geographic center: In Miller Co. 20 mi. SW of Jefferson City Number of counties: 114, plus 1 independent city Largest county by population and area: St. Louis, 991,830 (2008); Texas, 1,179 sq mi. Conservation areas 1 : leased, …


Oklahoma: Map, History, Population, Facts, Capitol, Flag, Tree, Geography, Symbols #online #accredited #law #schools

Posted On May 14 2017 by

#oklahoma state laws # Oklahoma State abbreviation/Postal code: Okla./OK Governor: Mary Fallin, R (to Jan. 2019) Lieut. Governor: Todd Lamb, R (to Jan. 2019) Senators: Tom Coburn. R (to Jan. 2017); James Inhofe. R (to Jan. 2021) U.S. Representatives: 5 Historical biographies of Congressional members Secy. of State: Chris Benge, R (to Jan. 2019) Treasurer: Ken A. Miller, R (to Jan. 2019) Atty. General: Scott Pruitt, R (to Jan. 2019) Organized as territory: May 2, 1890 Entered Union (rank): Nov. 16, 1907 (46) Present constitution adopted: 1907 Motto: Labor omnia vincit (Labor conquers all things) Nickname: Sooner State Origin of …


The Internet – History, Evolution – Future #shoplifting #laws

Posted On Apr 30 2017 by

#internet laws # Internet Society The Internet © iStockPhoto / Internet Society In a relatively short period of time, the Internet has had an amazing impact on almost every facet of our lives. With it, we are able access to new ideas, more information, unlimited possibilities, and a whole new world of communities. It has grown and evolved to influence how we interact, how we conduct business, how we learn, and how we proceed day to day. And as much as it has changed our lives, in the process, the Internet itself has changed too. What Is the Internet? Learn …


William Howard Taft Biography – Biographies – American History From Revolution To Reconstruction and beyond

Posted On Apr 30 2017 by

#taft law school # William Howard Taft Biography William Howard Taft, a scion of a long-prominent family, was born in Cincinnati on September 15, 1857. His father, Alphonso Taft, had a distinguished career in law and foreign service. Alphonso Taft was a state judge from 1865-72, U.S. Secretary of War in 1876 (a position his son would later hold), U.S. Attorney General from 1876-77, Minister to Austria-Hungary from 1882-1884, and Minister to Russia from 1884-1885. Young Taft attended Woodward High School in Cincinnati, finishing second in his class. He followed family tradition and went to Yale, again finishing as salutatorian-he …


A Brief History of the Drug War #oklahoma #state #laws

Posted On Apr 29 2017 by

#drug laws # A Brief History of the Drug War The Early Stages of Drug Prohibition Many currently illegal drugs, such as marijuana, opium, coca, and psychedelics have been used for thousands of years for both medical and spiritual purposes. So why are some drugs legal and other drugs illegal today? It s not based on any scientific assessment of the relative risks of these drugs but it has everything to do with who is associated with these drugs. The first anti-opium laws in the 1870s were directed at Chinese immigrants. The first anti-cocaine laws, in the South in the …


History of Abortion Controversy in the U #indiana #lemon #law

Posted On Apr 16 2017 by

#abortion laws # Abortion History By Jone Johnson Lewis. Women’s History Expert Jone Johnson Lewis is a coach, clergyperson, writer and teacher who has researched women s history around the world and in different eras. Within Women s History, Jone has a special interest in 19th century social reform and religion. Read more Updated March 31, 2016. In the United States, abortion laws began to appear in the 1820s, forbidding abortion after the fourth month of pregnancy. Through the efforts primarily of physicians, the American Medical Association, and legislators, most abortions in the US had been outlawed by 1900. Illegal …


China: History, Geography, Government, Culture #labor #law #attorney

Posted On Apr 13 2017 by

#china law # China China Main Page War Losses Cause China to Sign Away Sovereignty People’s Republic of China Is Established China Is Condemned for Poor Treatment of Tibetans President Nixon’s Visit to China Establishes New Relations Student Demonstrators Are Killed at Tiananmen Square China Becomes an Economic Power, but Continues to Suppress Personal Liberties Natural Disasters Ravage China China Hosts a Successful Olympics Space Exploration, Government Reforms, and Military Crackdowns Tension Reignites with Asian Neighbors Over Islands Transfer of Power, Bo Xilai Sentenced to Life in Prison New Air Defense Zone Declared and Increased Tension with Vietnam Chinese Hackers …


A Brief History of Alcohol & Alcoholic Beverages – Drug-Free World #online #biology #degree

Posted On Apr 5 2017 by

#alcohol laws # Fermented beverages in early Egyptian civilization. Photo Credit: GoddessGift Fermented grain, fruit juice and honey have been used to make alcohol (ethyl alcohol or ethanol) for thousands of years. Fermented beverages existed in early Egyptian civilization, and there is evidence of an early alcoholic drink in China around 7000 B.C. In India, an alcoholic beverage called sura, distilled from rice, was in use between 3000 and 2000 B.C. The Babylonians worshiped a wine goddess as early as 2700 B.C. In Greece, one of the first alcoholic beverages to gain popularity was mead, a fermented drink made from …


Affirmative Action History & Timeline (Civil Rights Act, Supreme Court Cases, etc) #accredited #online #degree

Posted On Apr 4 2017 by

#affirmative action laws # Affirmative Action History Blacks have a 375-year history on this continent: 245 involving slavery, 100 involving discrimination, and only 30 involving anything else. Historian Roger Wilkins Perhaps the most important lesson I’ve learned is that there are no airtight, completely coherent, unassailable, and holistic answers on the question of affirmative action John Bunzel, president of San Jose State Univ. In its tumultuous 48-year history, affirmative action has been both praised and pilloried as an answer to racial inequality. The term “affirmative action” was first introduced by President Kennedy in 1961 as a method of redressing discrimination …


United States: Maps, History, Geography, Government, Culture, Facts, Guide & Travel #affordable #law #schools

Posted On Apr 2 2017 by

#united states laws # United States Land area: 3,539,225 sq mi (9,166,601 sq km); total area: 3,718,691 sq mi (9,631,420 sq km) Population (2014 est.): 318,892,103 (growth rate: 0.77%); birth rate: 13.42/1000; infant mortality rate: 6.17/1000; life expectancy: 79.56; density per sq mi: 88.6 Capital (2013 est.): Washington, DC, 646,449 Largest cities (2013 est.): New York, 8,405,837; Los Angeles, 3,884,307; Chicago, 2,718,782; Houston, 2,195,914; Philadelphia, 1,553,165 Monetary unit: dollar The United States of America Languages: English 82.1%, Spanish 10.7%, other Indo-European 3.8%, Asian and Pacific island 2.7%, other 0.7% (2000) Ethnicity/race (2010 Census): White: 223,553,265 (72.4%); Black: 38,929,319 (12.6%); Asian: …


The Internet – History, Evolution – Future #family #law #advice

Posted On Mar 31 2017 by

#internet laws # Internet Society The Internet © iStockPhoto / Internet Society In a relatively short period of time, the Internet has had an amazing impact on almost every facet of our lives. With it, we are able access to new ideas, more information, unlimited possibilities, and a whole new world of communities. It has grown and evolved to influence how we interact, how we conduct business, how we learn, and how we proceed day to day. And as much as it has changed our lives, in the process, the Internet itself has changed too. What Is the Internet? Learn …


A Brief History of the Drug War #stanford #law #school

Posted On Mar 29 2017 by

#drug laws # A Brief History of the Drug War The Early Stages of Drug Prohibition Many currently illegal drugs, such as marijuana, opium, coca, and psychedelics have been used for thousands of years for both medical and spiritual purposes. So why are some drugs legal and other drugs illegal today? It s not based on any scientific assessment of the relative risks of these drugs but it has everything to do with who is associated with these drugs. The first anti-opium laws in the 1870s were directed at Chinese immigrants. The first anti-cocaine laws, in the South in the …