Annual Report - Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching, Volumes 16-18 (Google eBook)

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1921 - Endowments
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Page 107 - High birth, vigour of bone, desert in service, Love, friendship, charity, are subjects all To envious and calumniating time. One touch of nature makes the whole world kin...
Page 72 - The American Bar Association is of the opinion that every candidate for admission to the bar should give evidence of graduation from a law school complying with the following standards: (a) It shall require as a condition of admission at least two years of study in a college. (b) It shall require its students to pursue a course of three years...
Page 150 - ... accumulation fund the amount of the funds in hand to the credit of that fund and dividing the remainder by one per centum of the present value of the prospective future salaries of all members as computed on the basis of the mortality and service tables adopted by the board of trustees and regular interest.
Page 73 - It shall require its students to pursue a course of three years duration if they devote substantially all of their working time to their studies, and a longer course, equivalent in the number of working hours, if they devote only a part of their working time to their studies.
Page 74 - Schools and is approved by the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar of the American Bar Association.
Page 73 - The American Bar Association's standards for admission to the bar because we are convinced that no such monopoly will result from adopting them. In almost every part of the country a young man of small means can, by energy and perseverance, obtain the college and law-school education which the standards require. And we understand that in applying the rule requiring two years...
Page 73 - We believe that adequate intellectual requirements for admission to the Bar will not only increase the efficiency of those admitted to practice but will also strengthen their moral character. But we are convinced that high ideals of professional duty must come chiefly from an understanding of the traditions and standards of the Bar through study of such traditions and standards and by the personal contact of law students with members of the Bar who are marked by real interest in younger men, a love...
Page 89 - ... year in the college of liberal arts of the State university or of the principal colleges and universities in the State where the law school is located...
Page 141 - Such commission shall inquire into the subject of retirement pensions, allowances and annuities for state and municipal officers and employees, especially with reference to the method of further establishing and maintaining the fund from which such pensions, allowances and annuities shall be paid.
Page 151 - Therefore, when we build, let us think that we build forever. Let it not be for present delight, nor for present use alone; let it be such work as our descendants will thank us for, and let us think, as we lay stone on stone, that a time is to come when those stones will be held sacred because our hands have touched them, and that men will say as they look upon the labor and wrought...

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