Class Ranks

Class Ranks

 

in the USSR, special ranks awarded to employees in the various bodies of the Procurator’s Office. The statute on class ranks of employees in the Procurator’s Office of the USSR was adopted by the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR on Oct. 28, 1980 (Vedomosti Verkhovnogo Soveta SSSR, 1980, no. 45, art. 950). The Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR confers the ranks of state councillor of justice and state councillor of justice classes I, II, and III. The other ranks—including councillor of justice and junior councillor of justice—are awarded by the procurator-general of the USSR. Members of the Procurator’s Office who hold class ranks must wear uniforms with identifying insignia during the performance of their official duties.

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Another problematic situation is that as the populations from emerging economies grow wealthier and rise to middle class ranks, meat consumption also increases, which further adds to the stresses on arable lands," Bedbrook noted.
Eagle Apprentices are selected during their senior year of high school based upon the rigor of their courses, grade-point averages, class ranks, and ACT/SAT test scores.
Our data do not include the students' class ranks, so we construct them ourselves following the procedure used by the district.
The reason for the smaller change for A&M applicants is that students with class ranks in the second decile are admitted at a rate of 90% or more so that moving to a 100% admission probability is not a large change.
Samson, an assistant sociology professor at the University of Miami, found that White evaluators were willing to apply different standards based on an applicant's race and the demographics of the college, admitting White applicants with lower class ranks.
The commission for nomination of public and municipal servants for ranks drafted the presidential order on awarding class ranks for around 80 MPs and some officials.
In the 2007 cohort the non-attendees came to the university with better standardized scores but significantly weaker class ranks.
The recommendation for this comes from the district's Academic Committee, which reported that class ranks are not necessary for college acceptance and are possibly detrimental to Hoover students, reports the Beacon Journal (2/20/10).
Keep the class ranks, the valedictorians and the salutatorians.
We used class ranks in the corporate finance class rather than the average class grade in order to allow for the different grading schemes of the various faculty (such as the differences in grading found in tests of hypothesis 1).
68) Those law students with higher averages for their mastery goal orientation score were, on average, more likely to have higher class ranks when compared to those students with lower averages for their mastery goal orientation scores.