Congressional Edition Volume 3767

Congressional Edition Volume 3767

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1899 edition. Excerpt: ...of the interior and the council of the city of Leipsic have, however, promised to contribute something toward defraying the running expenses for the first two years at least. The establishment of such schools will be found to be most beneficial to commercial careers, and their methods and teachings can not fail to impress upon the minds of the students the great value of these institutions as a means for increasing one's business knowledge, and also for the perpetuation and upbuilding of a country's commerce and industries. This subject is well worthy of thoughtful and careful consideration, not only by our boards of education, but by the boards of trade of our large cities. The following is a brief plan of the Leipsic Commercial University: The management is placed in the hands of 12 men, who are chosen to serve for a period of two years. This body is called the commercial university senate, and is composed of one representative of the Royal Government, one of the city of Leipsic, the president and two members of the Leipsic Chamber of Commerce, three professors of the University of Leipsic, who are appointed by the academical senate thereof, two professors of the commercial university, appointed by the president thereof, and the director of studies. The president of the chamber of commerce is chairman of this commercial institution until further notice. The director of studies is appointed by the commercial university senate for a period of two years. His duties are chiefly confined to the supervision of the daily school work. He is required, before the beginning of every school term, to communicate with the different professors whose lectures are included in the term's work to remedy any conflict that may appear in the working schedule....
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  • Paperback | 462 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 24mm | 816g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236492471
  • 9781236492470