Determinants of Student Mode Choices

University students are generally more inclined to use public transport and non-motorized travel modes compared to the general population (Bonham and Koth, 2010; Ripplinger et al., 2009). According to Santos et al. (2013), cities with a larger population of students are characterized by a higher usage of public transit and other alternative modes such as … Read more

How To Do An Assignment Cover Page

Creating the cover page for a university assignment seems, at first, like a task that the author should spend the least time on. However, it’s a false perception and, sometimes, it ruins the work without even being read. In this article we would like to introduce to you answers on most probable questions on how … Read more

Oxford ever ringing bell?

Located in a corridor close to the foyer of the Clarendon Laboratory at the University of Oxford, England, the Oxford Electric Bell or Clarendon Dry Pile is an experimental electric bell which has run continuously ever since when it was set up in 1840. It was “one of the first pieces” from a collection of … Read more

“Deaf President Now”

The most important campaign was the 1988 “Deaf President Now” (DPN) protest at Gallaudet University in Washington, D.C, students went to show their deep frustration about the oncoming new hearing president, even though almost all students were deaf. Following a 2000-person protest and an eight-day sit-in, the university hired I. King Jordan as their first … Read more

Kent State University’s Commons

Thirty years later, just after noon, the Victory Bell again rings through the green grass of Kent State University’s Commons. The bell rings twenty-seven times; one toll for each of the four students killed and nine wounded by the Ohio National Guard May 4, 1970, and 14 times in solidarity for the two students murdered … Read more