Why Pardee RAND?

  Why Pardee RAND? What about this environment, people, research, etc. matches with your own? How will you contribute to RAND as well?

Why Policy Analysis?

    Why Policy Analysis? Why are you thinking about policy? What does this mean to you? What about you makes you a good candidate to be a policy analyst? What do you hope to do as a policy analyst? What inspires you? What are you curious about? How have you...

Why is a Ph.D. required

  Why a Ph.D.? Why is a Ph.D. required for your intended career path? Why not a master’s degree? Why is a Ph.D. important to you? Why is this the logical next step?  

Sought-after elementary magnet schools

Scenario: You are veteran principal assigned to lead one of the most sought-after elementary magnet schools in the district. The school serves a diverse student population in pre-kindergarten through grade 5. The majority of students are from high-income households;...

Different types of infinitive clauses

Assuming that the infinitive marker to is located under T (since it is in complementary distribution with tense marking), give either a bracketed version of sentence (1) or a tree representing sentence (1). NB: You do not have to include every node; just include/mark...

Translated into St’át’imcets

  Based on what you have discovered so far, how do you predict the following two sentences will be translated into St’át’imcets? (8) ‘I saw that chief’s house.’ (i.e., the meaning is ‘I saw [that [house that belongs to the chief]].’) (9) ‘I saw Mary’s chief’s...