For-Profit Versus Nonprofit Microfinance: How are the poor affected?

For-Profit Versus Nonprofit Microfinance: How are the poor affected?

Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Weinberg, Brian R.; Cox, Gloria C. & McPherson, Michael
Description: This paper discusses research on the microfinance industry, for-profit versus nonprofit models, and the efficacy of microfinance in alleviating poverty.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Retreating Glaciers of the Himalayas: A Case Study of Gangotri Glacier Using 1990-2009 Satellite Images

Retreating Glaciers of the Himalayas: A Case Study of Gangotri Glacier Using 1990-2009 Satellite Images

Date: April 1, 2010
Creator: Ding, Jennifer & Dong, Pinliang
Description: This paper discusses research on the spatial and temporal variation of the Gangotri Glacier, one of the largest glaciers in the Himalayas. The authors discuss how this influences the River Ganges and, consequently, the people of the Indian subcontinent.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Poetic Projects: The Concept Album Effect in Poetry

Poetic Projects: The Concept Album Effect in Poetry

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Heffner, Christopher Daniel & Marks, Corey
Description: This poster describes the author's creative thesis, consisting of two parts: a critical preface and a chapbook of original poetry.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Purification and Analysis of Mycobacteriophage Alice

Purification and Analysis of Mycobacteriophage Alice

Date: April 15, 2010
Creator: Manley, Coreen M.; Simon, Stephanie E.; Benjamin, Robert C. & Hughes, Lee E.
Description: This paper discusses research on the purification and analysis of mycobacteriophage Alice. The purpose of this research is to expand the knowledge of mycobacteriophage and analyze a single mycobacteriophage genome to be archived for future use.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Purification and Analysis of the Mycobacteriophage Moses

Purification and Analysis of the Mycobacteriophage Moses

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Schade, Amy E.; Simon, Stephanie E.; Hughes, Lee E. & Benjamin, Robert C.
Description: This poster discusses research on the purification and analysis of the mycobacteriophage Moses. Through the careful studying of the behavior and DNA sequence of different mycobacteriophages, researchers may be able to come to conclusions that will aid them in developing cures for tuberculosis and leprosy.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Acetylcholine-Containing Neuroepithelial Cells in Fish Gills Support the Cholinergic Hypothesis of O2 Chemoreception

Acetylcholine-Containing Neuroepithelial Cells in Fish Gills Support the Cholinergic Hypothesis of O2 Chemoreception

Date: April 14, 2011
Creator: Wanner, Clinton & Burleson, Mark L.
Description: This paper discusses research on how acetylcholine-containing neuroepithelial cells in fish gills support the cholinergic hypothesis of O2 chemoreception.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

The Action of Action Research: An Analysis of Action Research Projects Completed in the UNT/Denton ISD PDS

Date: April 19, 2012
Creator: Potter, Codi & Tunks, Jeanne L.
Description: This paper discusses an analysis of action research projects completed in the UNT/Denton Independent School District (ISD). Action research is the inquiry part of a Professional Development School (PDS) model that all UNT elementary education, pre-service teacher/student interns complete with mentor teachers during student teaching.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
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.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
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.
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
Adopt-A-Molecule: A guided Inquiry for Increasing Student Interest in Organic Chemistry

Adopt-A-Molecule: A guided Inquiry for Increasing Student Interest in Organic Chemistry

Date: April 15, 2010
Creator: Musgrave, Paul & Dandekar, Sushama Ashok
Description: This paper discusses the "Adopt-A-Molecule" project, a 9-week long, two-part term project, undertaken by students enrolled in the first of the 2-semester sequence in organic chemistry (Fall 2009).
Contributing Partner: UNT Honors College
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