Author Archives: Claire Moore

Researching the 2014 Winter Olympics: A stunning opening ceremony and an American gold medal

Despite many safety concerns, the opening ceremonies at the 2014 Winter Olympics games in Sochi, Russia, went off flawlessly. This is Russia’s first time hosting the winter games. Descriptions of killing stray dogs and shoddy facilities are matched with the …

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The civil rights movement: Research paper topic on Freedom House report showing overall decline worldwide

While we celebrate the advances made by the civil rights movement in our country during Black History Month, worldwide civil liberties are on the decline. Independent watchdog group, Freedom House, stated in its Freedom in the World 2014 report that …

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Writing process tips: How to narrow your research paper ideas

After exploring any number of research paper topics you eventually settle on one idea for your paper. But you’re not finished yet. Now you have to narrow your research paper ideas and find a way to focus your topic. If …

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Hot research topic on addiction to the latest celebrity news and gossip: Celebrity worship syndrome (CWS)

We all enjoy hearing the latest celebrity news and gossip. But things got weird on January 24, 2014, when MSNBC interrupted an interview with a U.S. congresswomen to air breaking news about Justin Bieber’s latest brush with the law. It’s …

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Research topic Black history month 2014: African Americans risked all for voting rights during Freedom Summer 1964

Do you have a course project related to Black history month? This is a good year to put your attention on African Americans who have made a difference in American history. Throughout the year, Americans will be celebrating Freedom Summer …

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The Changing Face of the College Student

Not long ago the typical college student was under age 25, single, and without children. The college years meant dorm living, new freedoms, and transitioning to life without the constant presence of parents. Getting a degree was possible in four …

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2014 Oscar nominees: History themed topics of slavery and scandal in American films

If you’re interested in American history and in movies, then you’ll love this year’s Oscar nominees. The list of nominees for best picture includes films based on a true story of slavery in America, a political scandal from the 1970s, …

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Winter Olympics raise concerns of terrorist threats: Research topics on the history of political controversy

The 2014 Winter Olympics to be held in Sochi, Russia, February 7 – 23, have raised safety concerns about terrorist threats. A recent bombing in a city 400 miles from the Olympic venue has prompted the U.S. State Department to …

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College student resume and cover letter tips: How to stand out in a field of candidates

When you decide to go job hunting you’ll need a game plan. For the college student, resume and cover letter tips are essential to your success. You may not have the wealth of experience that other candidates have, but there …

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Black History Month and other cultural and ethnic studies research paper topics

If you’re taking an ethnic studies course in the spring you may want to think about topics for a research paper on black history. Celebrated during the month of February, Black History Month honors the cultural contributions made by black …

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