Extension Essay Topics

Examine how Miller creates dramatic tension

Examine how Miller creates dramatic tension in the ‘yellow bird’ scene of The Crucible and consider how an audience might react Arthur Miller’s play, ‘The Crucible’, is set in Massachusetts in 1692, where mass hysteria led to the Salem witchcraft trials. The same kind of situation occurred in the1950s resulting in the Anti-Communist frenzy of… View Article

Turfgrass Extension Program

I have spent many fruitful years amassing experience in the turfgrass industry and have developed an immense interest in and respect for this field of inquiry. In keeping with this, I have been involved in research and extension activities supporting the turfgrass industry both as a student member of the Ohio Turfgrass Foundation—to which I… View Article

The Extension of Man by Marshall McLuhan

In this monumental work, Marshall Mcluhan rigorously examined mass media, a term which he coined how it affects pop culture and in turn how it affects human beings and their relations. According to McLuhan, there is no single factor in human life more important than technology and yet most users have little or no idea… View Article

Knee Injury Case Study

What are the primary movements of the knee joint? The primary movements of the knee joint are flexion and extension but can also slightly rotate. What muscle groups are the most important in flexion and extension of the knee? The muscle groups most important are the quadriceps and the hamstrings. The quadriceps extend the knee… View Article

Triple Jump Biomechanics

Triple Jump Biomechanics Triple Jump it is where an athlete sprints down a track, takes off at the board on one leg, hops, then again on the same leg before stepping onto the opposite leg and jumping into a pit of sand. This is called “hop, step and jump”. To be successful the athlete must… View Article