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  • The Implementation of Capital Punishment

    For example, Professors Hashem Dezhbakhsh of Emory University and Joanna Shepherd of Clemson University, after analysing the panel data covering the fifty states from 1960 to 2000, found out that the murder rate increases when the death penalty is abolished and decreases when it is reinstated [4]. Because everyone fears death, they will be more hesitated before committing a serious crime.In one of his research in 1975, Professor Isaac Ehrlich of the University of Buffalo estimated that each execution deterred about seven or eight homicides [2]. Layson of the University of North Carolina has reconfirmed Professor Ehrlich's results [3].There are also newer studies confirming the deterrence effect of death penalty.

  • Is bullying a big thing?

    Given this definition, it is obvious that bullying is a 'big thing'.#1: Many people are bullied.I quote:'Far from being isolated events, bullying is frighteningly commonplace across the country, according to a Clemson University study released Wednesday. Bully victims are between 2 to 9 times more likely to consider suicide than non-victims, according to studies by Yale University A study in Britain found that at least half of suicides among young people are related to bullying 10 to 14 year old girls may be at even higher risk for suicide, according to the study above According to statistics reported by ABC News, nearly 30 percent of students are either bullies or victims of bullying, and 160,000 kids stay home from school every day because of fear of bullying Also consider the following:   'Students who are bullied regularly do substantially worse in school, UCLA psychologists report in a special issue of the Journal of Early...

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  • Who will win the 2014 BCS Title Game?

    Clemson Tigers football The Clemson Tigers football team, known traditionally as the "Clemson University Fighting Tigers", represents Clemson University in the sport of American football. Clemson has had six members inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame.With 18 total conference titles, Clemson is one of the founding members of the ACC and holds the most conference titles of any school at 14. Miami Hurricanes football The Miami Hurricanes football team represents the University of Miami in the sport of American football.

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  • A query to the Creationist/IDer crowd

    Sermonti, senior editor of Rivista di Biologia (Biology Forum), professor of genetics at University of Perugia, and former director of the Genetics Institute of the University of Palermo (Italy), see: Dopo Darwin: Critica all' Evoluzionismo (1980) 57. Physical Chemistry (Iowa State University), Department of Natural Sciences, Charles University. Scott Minnich, Associate Professor of Microbiology at the University of Idaho, speaking at the "Science and Evidence for Design in the Universe conference at Yale University".

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q:
    Who was the founder of Clemson University?
  • A:
    Thomas Green Clemson established the school.
  • Q:
    What year was Clemson University established?
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    The school was founded in the year 1889.
  • Q:
    What is the total number of people who work at Clemson University?
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    There were 4,658 staff members in the year 2006.
  • Q:
    Which fraternity and sorority organizations are represented at Clemson University?
  • A:
    The sorority and fraternity affiliations include Alpha Sigma Phi and Alpha Delta Pi.
  • Q:
    How many students are enrolled in a doctoral program at Clemson University?
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    There were 1,008 students pursuing their doctorate degree in 2006.
  • Q:
    How many instructors teach at Clemson University?
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    In the year 2006, there were 1,178 faculty members who taught classes at Clemson University.
  • Q:
    How many students have attended Clemson University?
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    There were 17,309 people attending the school in the year 2006 and 13,734 people attending the school in the year 2002.
  • Q:
    What are Clemson the University's school colors?
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    Orange and Purple are colors that symbolize the school.

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