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    • College students' attitudes towards homosexuality 

      Lehman, Megan; Thornwall, Megan (2010)
      Attitudes towards homosexuality are influenced by several factors: religion, media, family, peers, gender and contact with homosexual individuals (Riaz, 2006; Calzo & Ward, 2009). How these factors intersect to form one's ...
    • Comparison of antioxidant loss during storage of freshly-prepared and ready-to-drink green tea 

      Sakata, Tomomi (2010)
      Green tea is an important source of antioxidants that can provide protection from cancer and other diseases. Unlike black and oolong, green tea processing does not involve a fermentation stage. Consequently, the antioxidant ...
    • Conceptual lithography using inexpensive materials 

      Javener, Matthew (2012)
      Lithography is an important process that has many applications but is also very expensive. The high cost associated with the process makes it difficult to teach with a limited budget. A method was established for teaching ...
    • Consumer trend research: sleepwear, loungewear and intimates 

      Rivard, Mary (2012)
      The Trend Tracking and Forecasting class of Fall 2011 completed a project with the objective of researching consumer preferences for women's sleepwear, loungewear, and intimate apparel. The project targeted consumers ...
    • Contact-dependent immune response by macrophages 

      Prahl, Bryan (2012)
      Infections caused by Aspergillus fumigatus are a significant cause of death in immune-compromised humans. Alveolar macrophages (AM) comprise an important line of immune defense in the lung and help prevent infections ...
    • Content analysis of the journal of student research: exploring the research culture of a university 

      Koble, Jaclynn; LeMay, Lisa; Schneider, Samantha; Stafin, Kamila; Martin, Rachel; Pepper, Jacob; Stevenson, Tiara; Ullman, Katie; Xiong, Mai Bao; Bailey, Molly; Blumer, Markie L.C. (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2015-04)
      The purpose of this project was to gain better understanding of the research culture of the university by conducting a content analysis of the articles in the university student journal. The University of Wisconsin-Sto ...
    • Contingency valuation and interviews in open-source software market: utilizing conjoint methodology in economics 

      Gunderson, Cory (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2015-04)
      This research investigated a possible anomaly in the computer software market where seemingly irrational purchase preferences of closedsource software with an above zero price were compared to open-source software with ...
    • Correlation of biochemical and biophysical data from microbes grown from honeybee (apis mellifera) gut contents 

      Carlon, Aimee (2013)
      The number of honeybee colonies has consistently been declining since the winter of 2006. The reason for this loss, which has been coined Colony Collapse Disorder (CCD), is not known. In this experiment, the culturable ...
    • Cosmological argument counterexample 

      Keller, Paul (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2015-04)
      A Cosmological Argument Counterexample, as opposed to the usual cosmological argument, advocates that nature, the physical universe, is all of reality and exists rather than nothing at all because: 1] Something cannot come ...
    • A county level analysis of high school dropout rates nationwide 

      Hallstrand, Brandon; Upadhyay, Kunjan (2011)
      Not long ago, the educational system in the United States was seen as an exemplary model throughout the world. In recent years, the United States is losing the competition in terms of educational attainment compared to ...
    • Credit and debit management among UW-Stout students: practices and implications 

      Sam, Katie A. (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2015-04)
      For many Americans today, debt has become a part of life; this is especially true for college students because of the rising costs of higher education. Student loan debt was held by 70% of 2012 graduates according to ...
    • Cutting edge sentiment 

      Saeger, Rachel (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2014-04)
      The nature of cultural changes over time, in a broad sense, is where my work originates. My initial investigations have stemmed from my experiences working in long-term memory care and have generated ideas regarding ...
    • Dante and Han-shan: masters of visual communication 

      Witcher, Diana (2011)
      This paper explores the works of poets Dante Alighieri and Han-shan, focusing on their communication through detailed visual descriptions of their subjects. This technique results in a vivid literary painting, informed by ...
    • Depression and anxiety in critical transitional periods in an adolescent's life 

      DeMoe, Alexa (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2016-04)
      Depression and anxiety during critical moments in an adolescent’s life, such as entering and graduating high school, may be more prevalent than many individuals think. I examined adolescents and rated the amount of ...
    • Determinants of violent crime in the U.S. evidence from state level data 

      Piggott, Grace (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2015-04)
      This study examines the determinants of violent crime in the United States. It argues that violent crime is affected by socio-economic and public policy factors. To test the hypothesis, the study uses recent state level ...
    • Differences in executive function and creativity between bilinguals and monolinguals 

      Bruce, Jesse (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2014-04)
      Previous research has suggested a bilingual advantage in executive function (EF) and creativity compared to monolinguals. It is theorized that bilinguals’ EF advantage stems from their constant practice of selecting one ...
    • Discipline and intergenerational transmission 

      Bub, Samantha.; Snyder, Aria (2008)
      The disciplinary practices that parents use on their own children affect the child throughout his or her life and influence the discipline that they plan to use with their children. This study investigated attitudes about ...
    • Discrete 

      Lee, Karlaya (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2016-04)
      A colleague once described my work as “sophisticated glitter.” The idea that glitter, which is a cheap material and considered kitsch, may be transformed into sophistication, has compelled me to create works of art ...
    • Do men deserve more credit? A study on gender and caregiving 

      Preimesberger, Colleen; Midthun, Kayla (2006)
      Care for the elderly population in the United States is fast becoming an issue many families are facing. This study investigated the relationship between gender and willingness of college students to care for aging parents ...
    • Does student residence influence physical activity at UW-Stout 

      Jones, De'Andre (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2016-04)
      The University of Wisconsin- Stout’s campus is divided into two sections: North Campus and South Campus. North Campus is comprised of Student Health Services, four active residence halls, a dining facility, and 24-hour ...