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Choosing Success

Choosing Success

Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Wilkins, Wendy K.
Description: In this University Scholars Day keynote address, Dr. Wilkins discusses her academic career path, tracing the twists and turns from her first serious aspirations to be a ballet dancer to her current position as the chief academic officer at the University of North Texas.
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Common Threads in Research Across Disciplines: A Reflection

Common Threads in Research Across Disciplines: A Reflection

Date: April 15, 2004
Creator: Matteson, Samuel E.
Description: This University Scholars Day keynote address discusses common threads in research across disciplines. Research lies at the heart of scholarship in all academic disciplines. The author identifies common threads of thought and practice that run through what is called "research". The author identifies six phases that are common to all such scholarly activities (observation, vision, logistics, experiment, assessment, and communication), exploring by example, anecdote and analysis this taxonomy of research as a proposed heuristic for aspiring researchers.
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Creation and Evolution: What Should We Teach?

Creation and Evolution: What Should We Teach?

Date: March 31, 2005
Creator: Scott, Eugenie Carol, 1945-
Description: In this University Scholars Day keynote address, the author sketches an overview of the foundations of the creation/evolution debate in the United States today.
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The Future of Democracy in the Middle East

The Future of Democracy in the Middle East

Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Sahliyeh, Emile F.
Description: This University Scholars Day keynote speech addresses the issue of democratization in the Middle East. Professor Sahliyeh discusses major reasons for the lack of democratization to date.
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Sleep in College Students

Sleep in College Students

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Taylor, Daniel J.
Description: In this University Scholars Day keynote address, Dr. Daniel J. Taylor presented the preliminary results from two of his recently completed studies in the Sleep Lab in the Department of Psychology at the University of North Texas.
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Stepping Into Another Culture: On-site and Societal Research Considerations of a Documentary Film Director

Stepping Into Another Culture: On-site and Societal Research Considerations of a Documentary Film Director

Date: April 15, 2010
Creator: Levin, C. Melinda
Description: This University Scholars Day keynote address discusses on-site and societal research considerations of a documentary film director.
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Understanding the Development of the Respiratory and Cardiovascular Systems Using Avian Models

Understanding the Development of the Respiratory and Cardiovascular Systems Using Avian Models

Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Dzialowski, Edward M. (Edward Michael)
Description: This University Scholars Day keynote address discusses the development of the respiratory and cardiovascular systems using avian models.
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Unintended Consequences and Results

Unintended Consequences and Results

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Rawlins, V. Lane
Description: In his keynote speech to University Scholars Day 2011, Dr. V. Lane Rawlins explored the importance of research to individuals and society and the connections that link scientific discovery, technological change, and economic growth. He posits that research universities, the workplaces for thousands of talented professors and students, have led the way to solve problems by exploring, often with unanticipated consequences and unexpected results that changed the world.
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