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Thomas Curran
Professor in the History department
at St. John's University, Jamaica, NY
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Overall Quality
1.9
Average Grade
N/A
Hotness
Helpfulness
2.1
Clarity
1.7
Easiness
2.5
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11/18/2006
good
5 Helpfulness
5 Clarity
3 Easiness
Hist103 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: Essential to passing Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

I graduated with a BA in History in 1986. Professor Curran was an outstanding Civil War History teacher. Today I teach history and still remember Professor Curran. I remember his kindness in helping someone in trouble. He challenges you to be your best. Go to every class. You will learn.

02/18/2006
average
3 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
3 Easiness
irish abroad Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

he tired already. so dont expect him to teach any urban, american or immigration history.... he was okay. gave u the exam before, but weird cuz he graded them harshly... with his own definitive answers too.

09/23/2005
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
1 Easiness
civil war Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

No Comments

05/10/2005
good
5 Helpfulness
4 Clarity
5 Easiness
HIS 1000C Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: It's my life Grade Received: N/A

Awsome prof. Optional attendance. Knows more than anyone could fit in thier head. Show up once a week and you will get the information you need. 2 essays. No exams and no final. Was able to get an A without trying.

04/15/2005
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
1 Easiness
Civil War Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

No Comments

03/15/2005
average
3 Helpfulness
3 Clarity
3 Easiness
history Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

he was an interesting teacher and what a sweet lil man! his mid term and final are take home essays which are essay...the 10 pg. term paper was a little difficult but i ended up w/ an A.

12/17/2004
average
5 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
5 Easiness
History Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: Sorta interested Grade Received: N/A

Poor Dr Curran, Yes every class no matter what becomes "irish history" and he says "in this framework" alot. I took him 5 times and I loved him. You will have a 10 page paper, but you can re submit it as many times until you get an A. Tests are easy, 10 questions, study them, know them, Get an A.

12/01/2004
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
1 Easiness
histioy Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: Meh Grade Received: N/A

completely confusing to understand.

05/21/2004
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
4 Easiness
Hist 1000C Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: N/A Grade Received: N/A

He is very hard! Lots of readings! Gives long and pointless papers! But at the end i don't how i end up with an A. I think u just have to do the work!

04/25/2004
poor
1 Helpfulness
1 Clarity
1 Easiness
His 1000 Taken for Credit:N/A Attendance: N/A Textbook Use: N/A Rater Interest: N/A Grade Received: N/A

What a terrible professor

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