Former Director of the Michigan Department of Agriculture
Former Michigan Senator
Businessman, The Irwin Group
LSSU Outstanding Alumnus Award '91
CHARLES DICKENS: A CONCISE BIOGRAPHY
Often considered the greatest English novelist of his time, Dickens suffered
a difficult childhood. His father was constanty in debt which necessitated
Charles being sent to work at the age of twelve in a blacking factory.
Despite being deprived of an education by his parents, he worked hard and
became an office boy in a law firm, then a county reporter, and finally a
reporter of debates in Parliament for the Morning Chronicle in 1835.
Dickens was known for this cruel and suffering characters he created, who
lived in a world do iniquities.
Majoring in Sociology...
Sociology Caro, MI
I love the small tight-knit community on campus.You always see someone you know while walking to class.Your professors know you on a first name basis. [ more ]