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Abriendo Puertas Hacia el Futuro: The Road Toward Becoming an Educator
This paper discusses The Oral History Project and research on becoming an educator.
"Actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea": An investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for genocide
This paper discusses a research investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for genocide. This paper focuses on doctrinal controversies and examines how genocide is and has been addressed by modern tribunals, with special emphasis on the subjective mens rea (mental element) required for genocide.
"Actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea": An investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for Genocide [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing a research investigation into the treatment of mens rea in the quest to hold individuals accountable for genocide.
Alzheimer's Disease: How to Treat it: A Work in Progress
Poster presented at the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This poster discusses research on Alzheimer's disease and how to treat it. The presenters conducted a meta-analysis on data about available treatments to see which one is the most effective in alleviating or reversing the symptoms.
Anomalously Blue Elliptical Galaxies in the Sloan Survey
Presentation for the 2005 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the characteristics of blue elliptical galaxies. This presentation explores star-forming systems, blue galaxies, and the origin of ellipticals.
Arabtinos: A Look Into The Hybrid Arab And Hispanic Culture In The United States
Presentation for the 2005 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This presentation discusses research on the hybrid Arab and Hispanic culture in the United States, understanding the customs and traditions of the two separate cultures respectively, and how the two cultures blend together socially, culturally, and linguistically.
The Arbitrary Nature of Capital Punishment in Texas
Presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the arbitrary nature of capital punishment in Texas. This presentation shows statistics on the distribution of death row sentences by county, gender, and race.
Assessing Attitudes towards Mentally Engaging Lifestyles Among Older Adults
Presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing a research study to assess attitudes towards mentally engaging lifestyles among older adults.
Bank Failure and Its Causes: A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This poster discusses research on bank failure and its causes. The author's research focuses on the primary influences and characteristics of a collapse. The aim is to enable us to deduce common factors that contribute to bank failure, allowing us to reform and prevent collapses.
The Beatles as Poets (1965-70)
Poster presentation for the 2005 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This poster analyzes and identifies the poetic elements of The Beatles' lyrics from 1965 to 1970. The primary goal is to demonstrate that the band's lyrics are serious poetry, not merely performance.
Bose-Einstein Condensates and their Possible Applications in Quantum Computing and Optical Processing
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This poster discusses research on Bose-Einstein condensates (BECs) and their possible applications in quantum computing and optical processing.
Can You Hear Me Now: A Meta-Analytical Perspective of the Benefits of Frequency-Modulated (FM) Systems for People with Cochlear Implants
This paper discusses a research study on the benefits of frequency-modulated (FM) systems for adults and children using cochlear implants.
Can You Hear Me Now? Benefits of Frequency-Modulated (FM) Systems for Adults and Children Using Cochlear Implants: A Meta-Analysis Approach [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2007 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the benefits of frequency-modulated (FM) systems for adults and children using cochlear implants.
Causes of Terrorism: A Socioeconomic Analysis - A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This poster discusses research on the causes of terrorism and an analysis of how socioeconomic conditions of the Middle East cause individuals to be recruited into terrorist organizations and participate in terrorist activities.
The Characteristics of Morphology and Apoptosis in the Closure of the Ductus Arteriosi in Emu
Presentation for the 2007 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This presentation discusses research on characterizing the changes in tissue morphology occurring in the emu ductus arteriosus during hatching and what role apoptosis plays during the process of the ductus closure.
Child Witnesses of Domestic Violence: Do Adults Really Understand Them?
Poster presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. This poster discusses research on child witnesses of domestic violence and differences in children's pain and anguish and how parents perceive those emotions.
Choosing Success
Keynote address for the 2009 University Scholars Day delivered by Dr. Wendy Wilkins. This keynote speaker 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.
Common Threads in Research Across Disciplines: A Reflection
Keynote address for the 2004 University Scholars Day delivered by Dr. Samuel Matteson. This keynote speaker discusses common threads of thought and practice that run through what is called "research."
A Comprehensive Approach: Poverty, Politics, and Social Conflict in Latin America: A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the correlations between poverty, politics, and social conflict in Latin America.
Connections Between Mathematics Research and Practices Used in Classrooms
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing connections between mathematics research and practices used in classrooms.
Controlling Health: Medical Self-Efficacy, Energy-Fatigue, and Disclosure of HIV Status
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on medical self-efficacy, energy-fatigue, and disclosure of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) status.
Coping Styles and Cardiovascular Health: Heart Rate Variability Response to Stress
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing coping styles and cardiovascular health and research on heart rate variability response to stress.
The correlation-consistent composite approach: Implementation of the resolution-of-the-identity approximation
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the correlation-consistent composite approach (ccCA) and implementation of the resolution-of-the-identity approximation.
Creation and Evolution: What Should We Teach?
Keynote address for the 2005 University of Scholars Day delivered by Dr. Eugenie C. Scott. This keynote speaker discusses an overview of the foundations of the creation/evolution debate in the United States today.
Critical Success Factors in Business Research and Development Practices
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on critical success factors in business research and development practices.
The Cultural Abuse of African Women Exposed: A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the cultural abuse of African women.
Death of a Mall: Exploring the rising boom of "green" outdoor shopping centers in North Texas: Is it fad or future?
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the rising boom of outdoor shopping centers in North Texas.
The Decline in Popularity and Social Influence of Live Theatre in Exchange for "Electronic Theatre"
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the decline in popularity and social influence of live theatre in exchange for 'Electronic Theatre'.
Depression in college students: Perceived stress, loneliness, and self-esteem
Presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing depression in college students and perceived stress, loneliness, and self-esteem.
Discussion of the Validity of a Guest Worker Program in the United States
This paper offers a discussion on research on the validity of a guest worker program in the United States.
Discussion of the Validity of a Guest Worker Program in the United States [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the validity of a guest worker program in the United States.
Dissolved Lithium Concentrations and Texas Suicide Mortality Rates 1980-1998 [Presentation]
Poster presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on dissolved lithium concentrations and the spatial distribution of suicide mortality rates in Texas counties from 1980-1998.
Dissolved Lithium Concentrations, Gender, Race, and the Geography of Texas Suicide Mortality Rates 1980-1998: A Correlation Study
This paper discusses dissolved lithium concentrations and the spatial distribution of suicide mortality rates in Texas counties from 1980 to 1998.
DNA Profiling -- Forensics' Secret Weapon: A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at at the University of North Texas discussing research on DNA profiling and forensics.
Do residents work too long hours to provide adequate health care? A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on long hours for medical students during residencies.
Does it Pay for Companies to Go Green? A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on whether it pays for companies to go green.
Does Maimonides Disagree with Aristotle on the Question Concerning Particular Providence
Presentation for the 2009 University of Scholars Day at the University of North Texas. In this presentation, the authors discuss research on a question: Does Moses Maimonides disagree with Aristotle on the question concerning particular providence?
The economic and environmental benefits of a renewable energy industry in developing economies
Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the economic and environmental benefits of renewable energy in developing countries.
Educating Latinos in the United States: The Need for Exposure, Resources, and Cultural Understanding
This paper discusses research on education for Latinos in the United States and the need for exposure, resources, and cultural understanding.
Educating Latinos in the United States: The Need for Exposure, Resources, and Cultural Understanding [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing educating Latinos in the United States and the need for exposure, resources, and cultural understanding.
The Education of a Latin American Student in the United States: Diversity, Identity, and Assimilation
This paper discusses the education of a Latin American student in the United States.
The Education of a Latin American Student in the United States: Diversity, Identity, and Assimilation [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on education of Latin American students in the United States.
Educational Trajectories of Latino/a Students
Presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing educational trajectories of Latino/a students.
The Effects of Anxiety in College Students
Presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the effects of anxiety in college students.
The Effects of Mutual Partner Violence on Women's Mental Health
This paper discusses research on the effects of mutual partner violence on women's mental health.
The Effects of Mutual Partner Violence on Women's Mental Health [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2005 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing the effects of mutual partner violence on women's mental health.
The Effects of Parent Involvement in the Development of Children With Autistic Spectrum Disorders: A Work in Progress
Poster presentation for the 2008 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the effects of parent involvement in the development of children with autistic spectrum disorders.
The Effects of Technology on Achievement in Mathematics in Middle School
This paper discusses a research study on the effect of technology on achievement in mathematics in middle school.
The Effects of Technology on Achievement in Mathematics in Middle School [Presentation]
Presentation for the 2006 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on the effects of technology on achievement in mathematics in middle school.
Effects Of Trauma Intensity On Posttraumatic Growth: Depression, Social Support, Coping, And Gender
This paper discusses research on the effects of trauma intensity on posttraumatic growth. The study also examines the effect trauma intensity has on the relationship between PTG and the variables of depression, social support, coping, and gender.