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    • Homer in contemporary warfare 

      Verhagen, Megan (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2014-04)
      This article explores the concept of honor in the Homeric expression of battle presented in the Iliad and in contemporary warfare. Through the use of literary analysis and contemplation of social evolution, honor is ...
    • Hostage 

      Bamman, Jessica (2006)
      Society has an obligation to acknowledge social injustice in order to motivate action. In my drawings, I subtly portray domestic abuse showing how the action affects the victim's psychological state. Through the process ...
    • Immune mechanism in lung prevents fungal infection 

      Prahl, Bryan; Seehaver, Travis (2011)
      Aspergillus fumigatus is a filamentous fungus that can cause fatal infections in people with defective immunity. Healthy individuals have a strong resistance to this fungus, even when exposed to high concentrations of the ...
    • Impact of a citation on underage drinking behaviors: gendered differences 

      Grabowski, Jenalee; Gissing, Daniel P. (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2015-04)
      Underage drinking is integrated into the college culture and carries negative consequences such as underage drinking citations. A more critical look into this topic is important as the frequency of underage drinking remains ...
    • Impact of depression and anxiety on college transition stress 

      Olson, Kaitlyn (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2014-04)
      This study investigated whether students who had a previous diagnosis of depression and/or anxiety would have higher levels of stress related to the college transition than students who did not have such diagnoses. ...
    • Impact of guardian relationships on committed relationships and college students 

      Partridge, Heather; Baltus, Hannah. (2008)
      Over the past couple of decades, America's divorce rate has sky rocketed to almost half of all marriages ending in divorce. This study investigated the attitudes of male and female college students from a Midwestern college ...
    • The impact of health insurance on college students' lives 

      Johnson, Julia; Severson, Emma Jo (2010)
      Researchers have found evidence that college students who had inadequate health insurance tended to have difficulties focusing on their academics and work (Cook & Holahan, 2008; Arnold & Nicoteri, 2005; D'Heilly, Ehlinger, & ...
    • The impact of Hmong women's gender role endorsement on decision-making 

      Yang, Kao Lee (2011)
      Previous research has shown that Hmong women are taking on more modern gender role views as opposed to keeping their traditional, patriarchal views of gender roles. This research investigates Hmong women?s endorsement of ...
    • Impact of limited autonomy, bargaining, and legal rights on firm's GMC application 

      Gunderson, Cory (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2014-04)
      Genetically modified crops have various economic costs and benefits. Their significance and benefits are numerous with highly concentrated biotech seeds controlling 88-94% of all corn, soybean, and cotton production. ...
    • In loving memory 

      Catton, Mackenzie (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, 2017-04)
      I am reborn a woman, time and time again, morning by morning, in my birthing vessels that shelter ephemeral scraps of remembrance, lingering on the edge of futile reconstruction and forgottenness. Through a habit of ...
    • Incarceration and fatherhood: adapting to the change 

      Brown, Michael A.; Nelson, Ashley E. (2011)
      Father involvement plays an important role in the development of children, and for fathers who are incarcerated this presents challenges that seem insurmountable (Sarkadi, Kristiansson, Oberklaid, & Bremberg, 2008; Arditti, ...
    • Increasing student retention among college students 

      Neumann, Hillar (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2014-04)
      Retention among college students is one of the biggest challenges facing colleges today. This research combines mixed qualitative and quantitative methods to determine factors that might allow colleges to better retain ...
    • Influence of personality and military membership on relationship satisfaction 

      Shoemaker, Cassandra R. (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, 2017-04)
      Purpose: Previous research has shown that men in the military have less relationship satisfaction then civilian men, regardless of being married or not (McLeland & Sutton, 2005). Other research has shown that military ...
    • Influences on undergraduate student civic engagement 

      Lucas, Taiga; Huse, Eric (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Office of Research and Sponsored Programs, 2017-04)
      Civic engagement is essential to a democratic society, yet today’s youth seem generally apathetic to the idea. Existing research confirms that civic engagement has been dwindling in recent years, so it is in our ...
    • Influential media: insight into the college male's perspective on masculinity 

      Kuettel, Vanessa; Planert, Kayce (2011)
      Masculinity is an important element of male identity, as well as an increasing topic of media interest. Although masculinity exists in many forms, simply one dominant form is focused upon throughout society (Smiler, 2006). ...
    • Intention and consequences in stem cell research 

      Olson, Justin S. (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2016-04)
      With the increasing use of stem cells in research, discussion surrounding the use of embryos for the derivation of stem cells has often been the cause of heated debates. After defining stem cells and exploring methods to ...
    • International influence on the displacement of refugees 

      Schuppe, Shelby (University of Wisconsin--Stout. Research Services, 2016-04)
      This research utilizes the United Nations Database for Refugees in order to establish the three countries that assisted Yugoslavia by taking in the highest number of refugees. Germany, the United States, and Sweden ...
    • Investigation of chemical and physical properties of Southwestern Wisconsin maple syrup 

      Takano, Hiroyuki. (2006)
      Maple syrup is produced in the early spring from February through April when maple sap runs from the maple trees. It is traditionally known that the maple syrup produced from the sap in the later season tends to have a ...
    • Iris recognition: a general overview 

      Horst, Jesse (2006)
      This article reviewed the literature regarding iris recognition. The process of iris recognition is discussed in the context of the mathematical principles that underlie this procedure. Possible applications for iris ...
    • Isamu Noguchi's utopian landscapes: the sculpture of playgrounds and gardens 

      Witcher, Diana (2012)
      This paper tells the story of Japanese-American sculptor Isamu Noguchi and highlights his lesser-known landscape works. Noguchi was an artist of profound integrity and insight. His landscapes include playgrounds, ...