Re: Flammable Challenge

Wed, 15 Jun 1994 12:43:15 PST

>Environments at Portland State University. I started with 25 students and
>ended with 3. It seems that I actually wanted them to go to the library to
>find articles. And, I actually wanted them to complete a project. I guess
>I was just expecting too much.

>----------- There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio,
>Scott Holmes <> Informix 4GL Applications
>---------------- Than are dreamt of in your philosophy.
I teach history at Portland State and I have not found my students reluctant
to go to the library and find articles. Indeed, due to the small size of our
library, my students often have to visit four or five libraries scattered around
town to get the material they need for their papers - and most of them
do so. Most of our students choose to come here because they can't leave
Portland for various reasons rather than because they lack intelligence or

Karen Eva Carr
History Department
Portland State University
Portland Oregon 97203
(503) 725-5472