Buckingham

In this argument, the author concludes that Buckingham College should build new dormitories. To support his conclusion, he points out that according to the current trend, the enrollment will double over the next 50 years, so building more dormitories will meet this trend. In addition, the average price in the town has risen, so it…

Large factories

While industrial facilities have been the backbone of our societies since the invention of Watt’s steam engine, humans have yet ceased to criticize the harms it threatens to pose in some aspects. This being said, as with all things omnipresent in the world, the construction of factories can precipitate both good and bad; however, opinions…

Should universities adopt honor codes

While the author claims that all the colleges and universities should adopt honor codes similar to Groveton’s in order to decrease cheating among students, citing that the number of reported cheating cases continuously dropped, and that students claim they are less likely to cheat, she fails to consider the validity of the survey and does…

Games for children

Many children became interested in computer games. Some people would argue that computer games are beneficial to children, while others may consider the opposite point of view. In my opinion, computer games can benefit our kids in many levels. I will explore the reasons for my stance in the following essay. To begin with, computer…

Agricultural Advancements

In the letter to the editor above, the writer claims that the technological advancements in agriculture are overrated and should not be credit with having bettered our lives. He makes this claim on the basis that that the demand for food does not rise in proportion with real income and therefore consumers can naturally expect…

City Mall

The editorial in the Elm City Paper claims that the construction of a shopping mall in downtown Oak City last year was a big mistake. This claim is based on the fact that since the opening of the mall, a number of local businesses have closed, a parking shortage has occurred in the downtown area,…