When Kim Il-Jong recently visited Moscow on a surreal train journey, he proudly informed Vladimir Putin he was travelling in the armoured train given to his father as a present by Stalin. As analysts of the regime agree, this merely illustrates the extraordinary, reverential detail with which Kim and his founding father Kim Il-Sung have maintained a complete Stalinist state into the 21st century:
Graduate Studies Graduate Studies Ours is a vibrant, cohesive department aimed at the highest standards of scholarship. Faculty and students at the master's and doctoral levels pursue studies that address fundamental questions in the Earth and environmental sciences, spanning deep geological timescales to human timescales.
Information relevant to both degrees is covered on this page. In addition, the link above provides a more complete description of the Environmental Science option, including degree requirements, admission, financial aid, and interdisciplinary research opportunities in this one-of-a-kind program in the nation.
Research Our research programs are well-funded; projects are supported by ample laboratory facilities and instrumentation, including computational infrastructure, and they are topically and geographically diverse. Areas of emphasis in graduate studies and research include the following see Research page for more information: Transport phenomena; sedimentary processes; paleoecology and coupled physical-biological processes; magmatic processes and crustal evolution; and geochemical processes.
Current projects are underway in many parts of the U. This combination of active research on a wide range of problems, and close and enthusiastic interaction among faculty and graduate students, provides an ideal intellectual setting for pursuing graduate studies.
The Department's relatively small size contributes to personalized, engaging classes and a close-knit atmosphere. Transcripts, three letters of recommendation, and general aptitude GRE scores are required.
The deadline for receipt of graduate applications is January Applications to EES may be accepted at a later date, but financial aid decisions are generally made in late January.
Applications received by the deadline therefore have the best chance of success. In Vanderbilt's online application system, applicants for the Ph. Our policy is generally only to admit students to whom we can provide full support. Students having independent funding should contact the Director of Graduate Studies before applying.
Our students present their results at national and international meetings, and many M. Students completing their graduate degrees at Vanderbilt excel in their careers in the Earth and environmental sciences.
After completing their degrees, our M. Those who take jobs immediately after their M. Those who have finished Ph. Students who have completed the Ph. Our graduates are very successful at landing exciting and rewarding jobs in the Geosciences. Where are our recent PhD graduates?Duke Reunions Undergraduate Program The Department of Economics offers a bachelor of arts (B.A.) degree and a bachelor of science (B.S.) degree, as well as a finance concentration for B.S.
majors and minors in economics and finance. What is a Senior Thesis? The thesis is your own work of original scholarship. The process begins when you select a topic – a question that you wish to explore in more detail and that promises larger insights into an historical time period, event, or issue.
Explanation of the honor program at Duke leading to Graduation with Distinction on the basis of an honors thesis. Communication Sciences Major. The major in communication sciences leads to the Bachelor of Arts degree.
For many students, a BA in communication sciences is a pre-professional degree in preparation for graduate study in speech-language pathology or audiology. The Department of Cultural Anthropology at Duke ranks among the top programs in the country.
and the senior thesis capstone experience. We will work with majors to secure funding for ethnographic research in the summer, and many students use this research as the basis for their senior thesis.
can provide rich resources for students as.
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