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America's Top 100

Advised by: Dr. Brian Marks & Dr. Armando Rodriguez

            They say music is subjective and that, as a form of art, individuals interpret the songs they hear based on their own knowledge and preferences. If that is the case, than how can the “top 100’s” that exist today truly depict the most popular songs, artists and albums of our era? The tracking and data collection of music sales began during…

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China one of top 3 destinations for expats

Expat, short for expatriate, is a person who lives in one country for a while, even though they were raised in another nation.  Many people are moving to China to take advantage of the low costs of living and to personally make their money go further.  According to this article, 25% of expats make more than $300,000 a year.  Switzerland is…

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The Boss

Integrity of Standardized Testing

The following article discusses an error in a 4th grade math Pearson answer key.  This error cost the child in the story 5 points on her test. However, the child's mother was concerned not about the 5 points, but about whether or not she would be able to put faith in Pearson to administer the tests that would later determine her daughter's future.  

Is there a better way to do standardized testing? Should it really be left…

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