• Faculty
  • MLS offers subjects taught in New York City, Washington, D.C., Delhi,Shanghai and Geneva, and has partner programs with many of the world's leading law schools, including University of Virginia School of Law, Georgetown University Law Center, University of Toronto Faculty of Law, and the National University of Singapore Faculty of Law. (wikipedia.org)
  • Additionally, MLS has dual degree arrangements with the University of Oxford, the University of Cambridge, New York University School of Law and the Chinese University of Hong Kong Faculty of Law. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school has an enrollment of approximately 374 students, and about 30 or so faculty members. (wikipedia.org)
  • Over 90% of the college's faculty members have Master's degrees and have an average of 9 years of experience at the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Operated under the auspices of the Tangipahoa Parish School Board, Sims opened the doors on September 13, 1925, with a faculty of three women and two men and 40 students. (wikipedia.org)
  • In October 1986, a group of faculty members launched Fanfare, a festival celebrating the arts, humanities and sciences. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, the student body, in accordance with the mission of the short-lived Open Admissions program, had grown much more diverse, and college faculty were trained to understand Latin American culture and how to teach American literature to non-American students. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration established the first MBA program in 1908, with 15 faculty members, 33 regular students and 47 special students. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1973
  • Begun in 1973 at the behest of Governor Linwood Holton, the first incarnation of the Governor's School program included summer residential sessions for 400 gifted students from across the Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first summer residential Governor's Schools were held in 1973 at Mary Baldwin College, Mary Washington College, and the Science Museum in Richmond. (wikipedia.org)
  • The subjects were the ninety members of the junior-level gymnastics classes for physical education majors at New Mexico State University during the fall and spring semesters of the 1972-1973 school year. (unt.edu)
  • SCPA was founded in 1973 as one of the first magnet schools in Cincinnati and became the first school in the country to combine a full range of arts studies with a complete college-preparatory academic program for elementary through high school students. (wikipedia.org)
  • medal
  • In 1986, she received the medal for histopathology of heart transplantation, from University of Padua, and the city of Paris gold medal for contributions to heart transplantation. (wikipedia.org)
  • students
  • The Governor's Schools are a collection of regional magnet high schools and summer programs in the Commonwealth of Virginia intended for gifted students. (wikipedia.org)
  • Virginia Governor's Schools provide some of the state's most able students academically and artistically challenging programs beyond those offered in their home schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • With the support of the Virginia Board of Education and the General Assembly, the Governor's Schools currently serve in their various forms around 1000 gifted students from all parts of the Commonwealth. (wikipedia.org)
  • One hundred Stafford public high school students were selected as "day students" and 100 public high school students from across the state were invited to be "on campus" students and were housed at the then Mary Washington College in Fredericksburg, Virginia. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Virginia Department of Education, in conjunction with localities, sponsors regional academic-year Governor's Schools that serve gifted high school students during the academic year. (wikipedia.org)
  • Currently, 18 academic-year Governor's Schools provide students with acceleration and exploration in areas ranging from the arts, to government and international studies, to global economics and technology, and to mathematics, science, and technology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Most schools specialize in a particular subject, and each serves a single region, only accepting students whose parents or guardians live within a predefined list of nearby cities or counties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Educational and occupational aspirations, high school experience, external support from family members and significant others appear to be influential factors that develop strong self-concept among female students who aspire to study science and mathematics. (unt.edu)
  • The first students studied for a certificate that, with practical training, qualified them for admission to legal practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • This change to an entirely graduate law school is consistent with University-wide changes occurring under Vice-Chancellor Glyn Davis's Melbourne Model, although MLS does offer some subjects to the University's undergraduate students (known as 'breadth' subjects). (wikipedia.org)
  • As such, unlike other Australian law schools, the relatively small student body allows MLS to divide students into 12 streams, with each containing no more than 35 students. (wikipedia.org)
  • MLS is a founding member of the Center for Transnational Legal Studies in London, and contributes both staff and students to the Center every year. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 2011, approximately 120 students were enrolled in the high school. (wikipedia.org)
  • A separate writing committee assesses all students written components. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students can receive a "Public Affairs Diploma" by meeting certain criteria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The diploma is designed to engage students in community service projects over the course of their high school years. (wikipedia.org)
  • This diploma will be awarded to students who meet all requirements for the Scholars Diploma and also earn four additional Honors Merits during their secondary school experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • By 2011 students and alumni stated that they see the uniform as an important way of giving the school a unique identity and unifying the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its team debates international affairs at conferences, and organises its own for students from other schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Correlations in these studies were between preveterinary admissions variables and 1) grade point averages obtained by veterinary students at the end of each semester or year of the curriculum or 2) overall grade point averages obtained by veterinary students at graduation. (vt.edu)
  • Seventy percent (70 points) of the total points (100 points) used to rank students at the time of admission was determined from objective variables consisting of grade point averages, test scores, and course hours. (vt.edu)
  • The review examines data on the predictive validity of the eight criteria that have been studied in relation to the selection of medical students: cognitive factors (previous academic ability), non-cognitive factors (personality, learning styles, interviews, references, personal statements), and demographic factors (sex, ethnicity). (bmj.com)
  • One study has shown that a major causal determinant of A level results is social class, independent of ability 4 , and some would-be medical students elect to focus on sciences for their school leaving exams because very high marks are more easily achieved in the physical sciences than in the humanities 5 . (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Studies that assessed medical undergraduates and followed them up for between 15-30 years 12 , 14 , 15 indicate that doctors who are psychologically well in middle age had good self esteem as students, had an open, flexible approach to life, enjoyed a warm relationship with their parents, and had little anxiety and depression and low anger under stress. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Access to public higher education institutions is subject to enrollment restrictions (numerus clausus), and students must compete for admission. (wikipedia.org)
  • To provide FAPE to a child with a disability, schools must provide students with an education, including specialized instruction and related services, that prepares the child for further education, employment, and independent living. (wikipedia.org)
  • 866 n a group of students labeled mentally retarded, emotionally disturbed, and hyperactive by DC public schools filed a civil action suit against DC public schools after being denied admission into the public school system without due process, as entitled to them within the Equal Protection Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1975 Congress passed Public Law 94-142, also known as the Education for All Handicapped Children Act, which defined and outlined that all public schools should provide all students with a free appropriate public education at public expense, without additional charges to parents or students, and must be under public supervision, as well as appropriate for the child's needs. (wikipedia.org)
  • PL 94-142 also included the following points: Schools must provide special education and specific services tailored to meet unique needs of students with disabilities. (wikipedia.org)
  • Schools are not required to find students with disabilities within their settings and refer those students for service eligibility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Students must be assessed before being labeled as having a disability. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school was shut down and students were transferred to local public schools. (wikipedia.org)
  • Its reputation recovered in the years that followed and in 2009-10, the school was featured in the MTV reality series Taking the Stage, filmed at the school and featuring SCPA students. (wikipedia.org)
  • The newly combined school will serve approximately 1,300 students in 2010, offering a curriculum designed to prepare students for professional careers in creative writing, dance, drama, music, technical theater, and visual art. (wikipedia.org)
  • A limited number of extracurricular activities are offered, as students are expected to commit significant after-school time to training and performance. (wikipedia.org)
  • The theory behind alternative schools was open enrollment: students could attend any alternative school they chose at no cost, so long as an even racial balance at the new school was maintained. (wikipedia.org)
  • Business schools in many countries offer programs tailored to full-time, part-time, executive (abridged coursework typically occurring on nights or weekends) and distance learning students, many with specialized concentrations. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed] Beginning with the 1992-1993 academic year, Columbia Business School required all incoming students to purchase a laptop computer with standard software, becoming the first business school to do so. (wikipedia.org)
  • Business school or MBA program accreditation by external agencies provides students and employers with an independent view of the school or program's quality, as well as whether the curriculum meets specific quality standards. (wikipedia.org)
  • predictive
  • Earlier studies that examined: 1) correlations between preveterinary academic preparation and academic performance in veterinary school and 2) the value of standardized tests in the admissions process have in general indicated that preveterinary grade point averages and standardized test scores are predictive of academic success in the veterinary curriculum and that these data should be used to select students for admission to vet-erinary school (1-5) . (vt.edu)
  • Although there is a "controversy" over the usefulness of "traditional" indicators such as preveterinary grade point averages and standardized test scores in determining an individual's rank in a competitive admissions process, the historical evidence (1-5) indicates that such information is valuable and predictive if used in a balanced and equitable manner. (vt.edu)
  • This study was designed to 1) determine what admissions variables correlated with academic success in core courses during the first two years of the veterinary curriculum from an applicant pool of declining numbers and 2) to determine if this study supported or refuted claims about the predictive value of admissions variables as reported in earlier studies (1-5) . (vt.edu)
  • 1873
  • Lowell graduated from Noble and Greenough School in 1873 and attended Harvard College where he presented a thesis for honors in mathematics that addressed using quaternions to treat quadrics and graduated in 1877. (wikipedia.org)
  • state's
  • The decision was reached after the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania was sued by The Pennsylvania Board of Education, thirteen school districts, and the state's secretaries of education and public welfare. (wikipedia.org)
  • Accreditation
  • The three major accrediting bodies in the United States are: Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), and International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE). (wikipedia.org)
  • study
  • Moving to England, she gained admission to the Royal Free Hospital in London to study medicine, subsequently graduating in 1954. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the United Kingdom there is huge competition to study medicine, with in excess of 13 000 applications through the Universities and Colleges Admissions Service for just over 4000 places. (bmj.com)
  • This study assessed alumni of the College and University Teaching Program at the University of North Texas and how they perceived the training they received. (unt.edu)
  • Many prominent international academics were invited to study at the School, and many Australians were given the opportunity to study abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • Applications are assessed on two criteria: academic results in all previous tertiary study and LSAT score. (wikipedia.org)
  • All children were discharged from the study at 6 months after growth was assessed and they received a 100,000 IU dose of vitamin A. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Monahan was the founding president of the American Psychological Association's Division of Psychology and Law, and has been a fellow of the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation and the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences. (virginia.edu)
  • Seroprevalence in an acute orthopaedic trauma setting in an urban teaching hospital was found to be high in this study. (scielo.org.za)
  • pupils
  • Three other former teachers at the school pleaded not guilty to other sexual offence charges concerning pupils at the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • Christ's Hospital was featured in the first series of the reality television programme Rock School, in which Gene Simmons of Kiss helped a group of pupils form their own rock band. (wikipedia.org)
  • Universities
  • Institute (instituto) and school (escola) are also common designations for autonomous units of Portuguese higher learning institutions, and are always used in the polytechnical system, though several universities also use these systems. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2017
  • On 6 September 2017 Peter Webb, a former teacher at the school, pleaded guilty to eleven counts of indecent assault against five boys at the school. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1970
  • The concept of the Governor's School actually started as a three-year grant funded program in Stafford County, Virginia, from 1970 - 1972. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1946
  • On March 3, 1946, Southeastern was formally approved and accepted into full membership in the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), as a four-year degree-granting institution. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1946: First MBA focused on global management at Thunderbird School of Global Management. (wikipedia.org)
  • dean
  • The school continued to grow throughout the 19th and 20th centuries, and underwent a major transformation with the appointment of Sir Zelman Cowen as Dean in 1951. (wikipedia.org)
  • Paul Klapper, former dean of the School of Education at City College of New York, was appointed the new college's president. (wikipedia.org)
  • grown
  • By 1971, Cincinnati's neighborhoods and schools had grown more segregated and the Supreme Court of the United States upheld forced busing as a remedy for school segregation in other cities. (wikipedia.org)
  • studies
  • Two schools, the Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology, also known as "TJHSST", (founded 1986) in Fairfax County, Virginia and Maggie L. Walker Governor's School for Government and International Studies, also known as "MLWGSGIS", (founded 1991) in Richmond are full-fledged four-year university preparatory programs and two-year programs. (wikipedia.org)
  • A variety of studies over the past 15 years have demonstrated that clinical vitamin A deficiency is associated with increased mortality in pre-school aged children (1,2) and that supplementation of populations with endemic sub-clinical vitamin A deficiency can significantly reduce total mortality (3-8). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Experts have argued that the reason for the wide range of differences in the rates resulted from different criteria used in various studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • In particular, a lower rate was found in studies that considered false allegations to be based on intentional lying, whereas the higher rates were reported in studies that also added unintentional false allegations resulting from suggestive questioning. (wikipedia.org)
  • Academic stress and the causes of such stress are subjects that are found in very few studies concerning student-athletes. (unt.edu)
  • In 1965, Robert McSpadden and Bill Dickinson, both music teachers in the Cincinnati Public Schools, founded the Cincinnati All-City Boy Choir, where they were struck by how the discipline they established for the boys in the choir carried over into their academic studies. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary school
  • Specifically vocationally oriented degrees such as, nursing, health care technician, accounting technician, preschool and primary school teaching, are only offered by the polytechnic institutions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 2010 SCPA combined with the Schiel Primary School for Arts Enrichment to create the first kindergarten through twelfth grade (about ages five to seventeen) arts school and first private sector/public arts school in the US. (wikipedia.org)
  • addition
  • In addition, we assessed the impact of doing so on the shortlisting system we have used at Leeds school of medicine for the past four years. (bmj.com)
  • concentrations
  • It has become clear that many women in developing countries have poor vitamin A status themselves and that their breast milk concentrations may be only half that found among women with adequate vitamin A status (15). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • magnet
  • The School for Creative and Performing Arts (SCPA) is a magnet arts school in Cincinnati in the US state of Ohio, and part of the Cincinnati Public Schools (CPS). (wikipedia.org)
  • Desiring to avoid such drastic remedies for Cincinnati, newly appointed Superintendent Dr. Donald Waldrip pushed forward a program of alternative schools (later called magnet schools), designed "to calm the desires of parents for academic choice and to stem the demands of federal judges for court-ordered desegregation. (wikipedia.org)
  • The School for Creative and Performing Arts was the first alternative school in what would become one of the largest and most robust magnet programs in the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • College
  • The Cobb Divinity School became affiliated with the college in 1866. (wikipedia.org)
  • Four years later in 1870, Bates sponsored a college preparatory school, called the Nichols Latin School. (wikipedia.org)
  • The school was renamed Bates College in his honor in 1863 and was chartered to offer a liberal arts curriculum beyond its original theological focus. (wikipedia.org)
  • He also has been a visiting fellow at several law schools- including Harvard, Stanford, New York University, and the University of California, Berkeley-as well as at the American Academy in Rome, and at All Souls College, Oxford. (virginia.edu)
  • Historically, within the scope of the now defunct Portuguese Empire, the Portuguese founded in 1792 the oldest engineering school of Latin America (the Real Academia de Artilharia, Fortificação e Desenho), as well as the oldest medical college of Asia (the Escola Médico-Cirúrgica de Goa) in 1842. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was founded in 1925 by Linus A. Sims, the principal of Hammond High School, as Hammond Junior College, located in a wing of the high school building. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rapidly increasing enrollments quickly forced the college out of its two rooms in Hammond High School. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1909, the New York Parental School, a home for troubled boys, opened on the land surrounding the future site of Queens College and incorporated Jamaica Academy on its campus. (wikipedia.org)
  • In March 1937, the Board of Education designated the site of the former Parental School to be the future location of Queens College. (wikipedia.org)
  • But Open Admissions did not seem to affect Queens College as much as it did other schools - a year after its implementation, only 10% of its student body was black or Puerto Rican, according to the newly appointed college president, Dr. Joseph S. Murphy. (wikipedia.org)
  • But with a $175 million building program in place by 1986 for the college's 50th anniversary, enrollments were expected to rise and the college was beginning to recover from the financial crisis of the 1970s. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1900, the Tuck School of Business was founded at Dartmouth College conferring the first advanced degree in business, specifically, a Master of Science in Commerce, the predecessor to the MBA. (wikipedia.org)
  • place
  • Concurrent with the decline in the number of applications, there have been challenges to admissions committees to place less emphasis on traditional admissions variables such as grade point averages and standardized test scores and more emphasis on subjective evaluations. (vt.edu)
  • secondary
  • Greenwood is accredited by the North Central Association of Schools and meets the graduation requirements of the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. (wikipedia.org)
  • Any citizen over 23 years old who does not have the secondary education diploma (12th grade) can attempt to gain admission to a limited number of vacant places available, through special examination which includes an interview (Decree law: Decreto-Lei 64/2006, de 21 de Março). (wikipedia.org)
  • university
  • Born in Tanzania, educated in Kenya and then subsequently qualified from the Royal Free Hospital in London, Billingham found herself developing rejection pathology and eventually becoming director of cardiac pathology at Stanford University Medical Center. (wikipedia.org)
  • The University of Melbourne Law School has been ranked seventh in the world and first in Australia in the Times Higher Education World University 2018 Subject Rankings for Law. (wikipedia.org)
  • Greenwood Laboratory School is a comprehensive K-12 laboratory school affiliated with, and located on the campus of, Missouri State University in Springfield, Missouri. (wikipedia.org)
  • David McCord , Professor of Law, Drake University Law School, observed that the legal literature on this subject tends to categorize precedent along legal and not mathematical lines, further impeding a consistent approach to this type of proof or analysis. (llrx.com)
  • The oldest university is the University of Coimbra founded in 1290. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first school of business in the United States was The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania established in 1881 through a donation from Joseph Wharton . (wikipedia.org)
  • 1943: First Executive MBA (EMBA) program for working professionals at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1950: First MBA outside of the United States, in Canada (Richard Ivey School of Business at The University of Western Ontario), followed by the University of Pretoria in South Africa in 1951. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1955: First MBA offered at an Asian school at the Institute of Business Administration Karachi at the University of Karachi in Pakistan, in collaboration with the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1963: First MBA offered in Korea by Korea University Business School (KUBS). (wikipedia.org)
  • student
  • This was in response to demand for legal education from those seeking admission to practise as lawyers and the university's need to increase student numbers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Higher education in state-run educational establishments is provided on a competitive basis, a system of numerus clausus is enforced through a national database on student admissions. (wikipedia.org)
  • current
  • One method is defined as the traditional approach, which adheres to suggestions and materials for teaching found in current typewriting textbooks. (unt.edu)
  • program
  • Shirley C. Heim, Stafford County Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent of Schools, envisioned a program where the average person would be exposed to the arts. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the program was established, the school has moved its campuses and is now based in Chicago, London and Hong Kong. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Christ's Hospital, known colloquially as the Bluecoat School, is an English co-educational independent day and boarding school located in Southwater, south of Horsham in West Sussex. (wikipedia.org)
  • several
  • Soon after establishment several donors stepped forward to finance portions of the school, such as Seth Hathorn, who donated the first library and academic building, which was renamed Hathorn Hall. (wikipedia.org)
  • Diploma
  • The Public Affairs Scholars Diploma will be awarded to all Greenwood graduates based on: 23 units of credit earned, 4 Scholars Merits earned in "designated" courses during the 4-year high school experience. (wikipedia.org)
  • citation needed
  • citation needed] He graduated from Harvard Law School in 1880 and practiced law from 1880 to 1897 in partnership with his cousin, Francis Cabot Lowell, with whom he wrote Transfer of Stock in Corporations, which appeared in 1884. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • In 1994, 3 years after being appointed director of women in medicine and medical sciences at Stanford's school of medicine, she retired. (wikipedia.org)
  • In recent years, there has been a significant decline in the number of applications to veterinary school. (vt.edu)