College Student Adaptability and Greek Membership: A Single Institution Case Study

College Student Adaptability and Greek Membership: A Single Institution Case Study

Date: May 2007
Creator: Ayres, Amy R.
Description: Since the birth of the United States in 1776, Greek-letter societies have been an integral part of American higher education. Research on the impact of Greek membership varies at best, and often is in conflict from study to study. This study surveyed students affiliated with Greek-letter organizations at the University of North Texas. The research examined the college adaptability of Greek students by gender in five areas: Overall adjustment, academic adjustment, personal-emotional adjustment, social adjustment, and attachment to the institution. The study, conducted in the spring of 2006 at the University of North Texas had 80 respondents. The Student Adaptability to College Questionnaire (SACQ) consisted of 67 items on a 9-point scale. The SACQ is designed to assess how well students adapt to the demands of the college experience. Raw scores and percentile rankings were determined by t-test calculations. Test scores were expressed through t-scores in relation to the standardized sample. Data show no statistical significance in any of the five areas studied: Overall adjustment, academic adjustment, personal-emotional adjustment, social adjustment, or attachment to the institution. Female participants scored higher on all scales than male participants, indicating a slightly higher level of adjustment, though not enough to be significant. Both ...
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Sanctuary of Apollo with Treasury of Athenians, Stoa and Rock of the Sibyl

Sanctuary of Apollo with Treasury of Athenians, Stoa and Rock of the Sibyl

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Date: -490/485
Creator: unknown
Description: The view is of the Sacred Way with Treasury of Athenians at left and the Rock of the Sibyl and the Stoa also visible.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Sanctuary of Apollo with Treasury of Athenians, Stoa and Rock of the Sibyl

Sanctuary of Apollo with Treasury of Athenians, Stoa and Rock of the Sibyl

Access: Use of this item is restricted to the UNT Community.
Date: -490/485
Creator: unknown
Description: The view is of the Sacred Way with Treasury of Athenians at left and the Rock of the Sibyl and the Stoa also visible.
Contributing Partner: UNT College of Visual Arts + Design
Stadium at Sanctuary of Apollo

Stadium at Sanctuary of Apollo

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Date: -499/400
Creator: unknown
Description: The view shows the stadium situated in the Sanctuary of Apollo.
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Stadium at Sanctuary of Apollo

Stadium at Sanctuary of Apollo

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Date: -499/400
Creator: unknown
Description: The view shows the stadium situated in the Sanctuary of Apollo.
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Gymnasium and  Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia

Gymnasium and Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia

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Description: The telephoto view from the Sanctuary of Apollo shows both the gymnasium complex as well as the Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia.
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Gymnasium and  Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia

Gymnasium and Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia

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Description: The telephoto view shows both the gymnasium complex as well as the Sanctuary of Athena Pronaia.
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Sanctuary of Apollo, Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias, King of Bytina

Sanctuary of Apollo, Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias, King of Bytina

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Date: unknown
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Description: Columns and pillars are visible in the foreground and Mount Kirphys in the background.
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Sanctuary of Apollo, Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias, King of Bytina

Sanctuary of Apollo, Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias, King of Bytina

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Date: unknown
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Description: Columns and pillars are visible in the foreground and Mount Kirphys in the background.
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Sanctuary of Apollo, Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias, King of Bytina

Sanctuary of Apollo, Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias, King of Bytina

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Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: This view includes in the Sanctuary of Apollo, ruins of Temple of Apollo, Pedestal of Prusias in its original landscape setting.
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