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Understanding the Development of the Respiratory and Cardiovascular Systems Using Avian Models (open access)

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

Keynote address for the 2007 University Scholars Day delivered by Dr. Edward Dzialowski, This keynote speaker discusses the development of respiratory and cardiovascular systems using avian models.
Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Dzialowski, Edward M. (Edward Michael)
Object Type: Text
System: The UNT Digital Library
Common Threads in Research Across Disciplines: A Reflection (open access)

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."
Date: April 15, 2004
Creator: Matteson, Samuel E.
Object Type: Text
System: The UNT Digital Library
Creation and Evolution: What Should We Teach? (open access)

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.
Date: March 31, 2005
Creator: Scott, Eugenie Carol, 1945-
Object Type: Text
System: The UNT Digital Library
Choosing Success (open access)

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.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Wilkins, Wendy K.
Object Type: Text
System: The UNT Digital Library
Sleep in College Students (open access)

Sleep in College Students

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.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Taylor, Daniel J.
Object Type: Text
System: The UNT Digital Library
The Future of Democracy in the Middle East (open access)

The Future of Democracy in the Middle East

Keynote address for the 2006 University Scholars Day delivered by Dr. Emile Sahliyeh. This keynote speaker discusses major reasons and issues relating to the lack of democratization in the Middle East to date.
Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Sahliyeh, Emile F.
Object Type: Text
System: The UNT Digital Library
Modeling and Optimization of Deflection Slits for Fast-Pulsing of a Low Energy Ion Beam (open access)

Modeling and Optimization of Deflection Slits for Fast-Pulsing of a Low Energy Ion Beam

This paper discusses research on modeling and optimization of deflection slits for fast-pulsing of a low energy ion beam. The authors also investigate simulated slit configurations that reduce the length of the fields along the beam axis, thus optimizing the pulsing mechanism.
Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Bosca, Ryan & Weathers, Duncan L.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
The Effects of Mutual Partner Violence on Women's Mental Health (open access)

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.
Date: March 31, 2005
Creator: Foster, Eric; Temple, Jeff R. & Marshall, Linda L.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Language as a Barrier to Access to Healthcare among Vietnamese Immigrants (open access)

Language as a Barrier to Access to Healthcare among Vietnamese Immigrants

This paper discusses a research study on language barriers and their effect on healthcare among Vietnamese immigrants in Tarrant County.
Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Kamrudin, Afshan & Eve, Susan Brown
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Can You Hear Me Now: A Meta-Analytical Perspective of the Benefits of Frequency-Modulated (FM) Systems for People with Cochlear Implants (open access)

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.
Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Kleineck, Mary Pat & Schafer, Erin
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Machiavelli's 'The Prince' as a Satire: An Exploratory Look at Machiavelli's Works to Determine His True Political Inclinations (open access)

Machiavelli's 'The Prince' as a Satire: An Exploratory Look at Machiavelli's Works to Determine His True Political Inclinations

This paper discusses a research study on Machiavelli's 'The Prince' as a satire. The author argues that 'The Prince' challenges all of Machiavelli's other works and what we know of his life, and that this inconsistency and the knowledge of Machiavelli's opinions give evidence that perhaps 'The Prince' is a satire.
Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Kniatt, Stacey & Johnson, Ken
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
The Effects of Technology on Achievement in Mathematics in Middle School (open access)

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.
Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Rooth, Heather M. & Tunks, Jeanne L.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Reviewing American Quilts: A Record of Women's Political Engagement (open access)

Reviewing American Quilts: A Record of Women's Political Engagement

This paper discusses research on American quilts and women's political engagement.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Sokolow, Sarah & Way, Jennifer
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Get Up and Move: Independence and Maneuverability Related to Regular Exercise among Non-institutionalized Elderly Adults (open access)

Get Up and Move: Independence and Maneuverability Related to Regular Exercise among Non-institutionalized Elderly Adults

This paper discusses a research study on independence and maneuverability related to regular exercise among non-institutionalized elderly adults.
Date: March 29, 2007
Creator: Swan, James H. & Soltau, Heather
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Lignite Deposits and Kidney and Renal Pelvic Cancers in Texas 1980-1998 (open access)

Lignite Deposits and Kidney and Renal Pelvic Cancers in Texas 1980-1998

This paper discusses research on lignite deposits and kidney and renal pelvic cancers in Texas from 1980 to 1998. This study also probes the role of such factors as race, gender, and socioeconomic status on mortality rates for these cancers.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Guthrey, Harvey & Oppong, Joseph R.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Gastric Cancers in Texas: Are Nitrates the Problem? (open access)

Gastric Cancers in Texas: Are Nitrates the Problem?

This paper discusses research on gastric cancers in Texas. The study shows that in Texas, the relationship between nitrates and gastric cancer may not be as significant a factor as reported elsewhere.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Mlinarich, Steve & Oppong, Joseph R.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Mosquito Hall: Ethnic Labels and Social Injustices Within the Public School System (open access)

Mosquito Hall: Ethnic Labels and Social Injustices Within the Public School System

The research outlined in this paper explores two important issues relevant to understanding Latino identity and educational achievement: ethnic labels and educational injustices.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Moses, Daniel & Nuñez-Janes, Mariela
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Math Anxiety in Fundamentals of Algebra Students (open access)

Math Anxiety in Fundamentals of Algebra Students

This paper describes the current state of research and understanding of math anxiety, expounds upon this information with independent research conducted at UNT, evaluates this research, and suggests a plan for improved results in mathematics education.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Draznin, Sara & Brand, Neal E.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Photography in Colonial and Postcolonial India as an Agent of Cultural Dominance (open access)

Photography in Colonial and Postcolonial India as an Agent of Cultural Dominance

This paper discusses research on the use of photography in colonial India.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Joyce, Megan & Owen, Lisa N.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library
Grandparents Raising Exceptional Children (open access)

Grandparents Raising Exceptional Children

This paper discusses research into grandparents raising children with disabilities.
Date: March 30, 2006
Creator: Phillips, Landeia & Rademacher, Joyce A.
Object Type: Paper
System: The UNT Digital Library

Stigma, Forgiveness, and Depression in HIV+ Women

Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing stigma, forgiveness, and depression in HIV positive women.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Ridings, John; Vosvick, Mark A.; Chng, Chwee-Lye & Smith, Nathan Grant
Object Type: Presentation
System: The UNT Digital Library

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.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Roach, Travis & Nieswiadomy, Michael L.
Object Type: Presentation
System: The UNT Digital Library

Making Space for Inclusion: A Case Study About A Latina Anthropologist

Presentation for the 2009 University Scholars Day at the University of North Texas discussing research on making space for inclusion and a case study about a Latina anthropologist.
Date: April 2, 2009
Creator: Robles, Jannell & Nuñez-Janes, Mariela
Object Type: Presentation
System: The UNT Digital Library

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.
Date: April 3, 2008
Creator: Robles, Jannell & Nuñez-Janes, Mariela
Object Type: Presentation
System: The UNT Digital Library