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Writing a research paper pt 2: How to take notes that build on your thesis statements

Writing a research paper takes time and planning. Now you’ve narrowed yourself to a single topic and you can formulate one or more thesis statements. Then you’ll decide on one central statement for your paper. Your research will continue for …

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Core features of a liberal arts education

Often called the most important major in struggling economic times, the liberal arts education combines various academic disciplines that prepare students to thrive in an atmosphere of complexity, diversity and change. It helps students be able to transfer intellectual and …

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Business women in economics and political science

Here’s a suggestion for good research paper topics for economics, finance, business or political science class: women executives in politics and business. With the recent nomination by President Obama of Janet Yellen as Federal Reserve Chairman, women in positions of …

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You have research paper questions. #AskQuestia — We have the answers!

There are many points of stress in a college student’s life, but writing a solid research paper does not have to be one of them. College professors expect you to know the basics, but they may not have the time …

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Brainstorm current trends for term paper research topics

Get a head start on your term paper by browsing websites and news outlets for current trends. To help you decide, here are some sources for research topics and some ideas for term paper subjects, for each field of study. …

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Writing a research paper part one: How to get started finding research paper topics

When you’re assigned writing a research paper, don’t panic. Get started right away. The sooner you begin, the more time you’ll have to find the best research paper topics, gather information, and polish your paper into a portfolio piece that …

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Issues in education: Research paper topics for your education research paper

If a career in teaching is in your future you may be interested in research paper topics about the current issues in education. There is no lack of education-related topics from which to choose. Whether you’re interested in technology, psychology, …

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Computer science term papers: Tips and topics — release your inner nerd

You’re studying computer science because you like to code and create magic on the computer. But now you have to create a research project and write a term paper. Yikes! Bet you could use some tips on how to get …

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College advice: A few tricks to starting your research paper

Starting a research paper, like any art form, begins with simple strokes. And much like painting or sculpting, the first steps are often the hardest. The trick to getting past this proverbial road block is to just get your ideas …

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Tips and tricks on how to write a research paper

When my professor proposed a research project, I panicked. One student actually dropped the course, so great was her fear. We were told to utilize Chicago Manual. What was that! It is often used by historians and built into MSWord. …

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