Essays provide an opportunity to demonstrate your understanding of the course concepts. Papers must be typed, double spaced, and be a minimum of 2 full pages and maximum of 3 pages. Please do not include any headers or your name on the paper. Margins should be one inch. Grades will be based on clarity, originality, and how well you incorporate course concepts in to your paper. ! Waiting until the last minute guarantees you will turn in a first draft. First drafts are rarely any good. Grammar and spelling count. Essays handed in after the due date will be docked 10% for every day it is late.
Answer the following prompt in essay format. Keep in mind that spelling and punctuation count and that first drafts are never any good. Your answers/arguments will be much clearer if you take the time to edit and proofread your work. The purpose of these essays are to demonstrate your knowledge of the readings and lectures. Provide your educated opinion and use sources to support your beliefs. Make sure you cite your sources in-text and with a reference page. You may use APA or MLA.
Read the attached summary of the Carr Consulting Report on Hartford University moving from Division I athletics to Division III. This was made this past spring amongst a lot of controversy as they have had one of their best athletic years in school history highlighted by an appearance in NCAA March Madness.
Write one page summarizing the story and one page on whether or not you agree or disagree. Make sure it is a full two pages.
This is similar to the FGCU football feasibility study in 2011 and decided against starting football.