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    • LGBTQ Mentoring Needs Assessment 

      Schmidt, Roxie (2012-04)
      Through the use of an LGBTQ needs assessment, the purpose of this study was to discover whether or not students at the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire felt a need for LGBTQ-specific mentoring support.
    • Libraries and Censorship : The Accessibility to Information in Wisconsin Public Library Systems 

      Alt, Annalyn; Anderson-Lind, Seth; Fritz, Derek; Kassner, Austin; Knapp, Karin; McCarty, Clare; Smith, Hillary; Wacholz, Blake; Kaldjian, Paul J. (2017-11-08)
      Public libraries are centers for accessing ideas and information, some of which is perceived as controversial by members of their communities. As such, libraries often receive challenges from community members over books ...
    • Life History Theory and Condom Use Intentions 

      Kosiak, Michael (2014-04)
      When exposed to descriptions of economic recession, individuals who experienced a harsh childhood indicated a greater interest in immediate rewards and risky investing than individuals who did not, even though there were ...
    • Lifetime Price Tag on Smoking 

      Halfrich, Sara; Day, Herschel E. (2017-03-08)
      The goal of this project was to develop an expected lifetime cost for the purchasing of cigarettes. By creating a model and putting a more realistic number on the cost of cigarettes, I hope to emphasize the major economic ...
    • The Lights Are On But Nobody is Home : a Study of Proenvironmental Behavior on a College Campus. 

      Dobbe, James R. (2009-01-09)
      Proenvironmental behaviors refer to the actions of individuals that help the environment such as conserving energy. The current study is a field experiment on the UWEC campus which investigates two simple and cost effective ...
    • Limitations on the Acceleration of the Morita-Baylis-Hillman Reaction by Alcohols 

      Mirzaei, Yousef R. (2010-04)
      This study examined the kinetic effects of added glycols to the Morita-Baylis-Hillman reaction.
    • Linguistic Analysis of Well-Being 

      Westaby, Katelyn A. (2010-04)
      This study investigates whether a person's word choice correlates with their well-being level. Positive and negative well-being has significant effects on welfare thinking patterns. Previous research has shown that a ...
    • Linguistic Demands of Preschool Cognitive Assessments 

      Bieno, Glenna; Eparvier, Megan; Kulinski, Anne (2012-04)
      The linguistic demands of assessments can pose significant challenges to a practitioner's ability to validly estimate a child's cognitive functioning. If the spoken directions of an assessment demand receptive language ...
    • Linguistic forms critical for academic success in preschool-aged Hmong children. 

      Axelson, Emily; Gordon, Ashley; Graves, Brittany (2007-05-01)
      This study investigated the semantic and syntactic skills of young children learning Hmong as a first language and English as a second language. These oral language skills lay the foundation for literacy and future academic ...
    • Linguistic Links in Murder Manifestos 

      Benson, Erica J.; Relford, Mackenzie (2018-01-11)
      The focus of this research was not to determine why the criminal committed the crime, but to find connections between the texts of the criminals. Connections between the manifestos could reveal certain linguistic characteristics ...
    • A Linguistic View of the Elegies of Anne Bradstreet : With a Focus on the Past Tense Morpheme 

      Krawczyk, Lisa; Benson, Erica J. (2018-04-30)
      This project looks at the second edition of Bradstreet’s book, Several Poems, which was the first edition of her book published in America. Anne Bradstreet was born in Northampton, UK, in 1612. She moved to America when ...
    • Linking Anthropogenic Influence to Landscape Disturbance Patterns. 

      Berg, Justin (2009-07-24)
      This work concentrates on anthropogenic landscape disturbance by investigating the relationship between a small logging trail easement established in 1986 and a subsequent concentrated area of frequent tree fall occurrences ...
    • Linking Channel Stability, Fish Habitat, and Fish Assemblage in the Lower Chippewa River 

      Jacobson, Matthew; Karosas, Alexandra; Kruse, Isaac; Ring, Jacob (2010-04)
      We conducted a study of shallow water fish assemblages in three reaches of the Lower Chippewa River in western Wisconsin. The reaches were distinguished by the stability and diversity of their channel forms; features ...
    • Links to Psychological Well-being of the Urban Chinese Elderly 

      Cornelius, Justine; Meinholz, Kathryn (2011-05)
      As the topic of psychological well-being is rarely dealt with in previous empirical studies among Chinese literature, this study was expected to bring new light on this particular domain. It was hypothesized that demographic ...
    • Literal and Symbolic Cyclic Form in Debussy's Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp. 

      Stagg, Christiane (2009-04)
      In his Sonata for Flute, Viola, and Harp, Claude Debussy presents the listener with a fascinating handling of cyclic form. This skillful manipulation is seen not only in the literal return of the opening musical material, ...
    • Local Home Construction and Home Sales Description. 

      Funk, Levi; Michels, Thomas (2009-01-13)
      This project collected data on residential building and also on home sales in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. It presents an organized look into both the building of residential homes and also the sale of existing homes in the Eau ...
    • Local Prevalence of Borrelia Burgdorferi in Adult Female Lxodes Scapularis, Spring 2014 

      Holman, Emily (2015-04)
      The purpose of this study was to conduct a local survey of the female deer tick population harboring Borrelia burgdorferi in Wisconsin during the spring of 2014. This is a continuation of a larger study that began in ...
    • Local Prevalence of Ticks Carrying the Lyme Disease Bacterium 

      Kruger, Alyssa; Hacker, Madeleine (2013-05)
      The purpose of this ongoing study has been to survey local deer tick populations in a 50-150 mile radius of Eau Claire for the presence of Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria. This bacterium, which is transmitted by a tick bite, ...
    • Localization of the C. albicans MBP1 Gene Product in S. cerevisiae 

      Runzheimer, Aric (2012-04)
      The pathogenic yeast species, Candida albicans, is responsible for a number of opportunistic oral and genital infections. Key to its pathogenicity is its ability to convert from yeast to hyphal form upon invasion of human ...
    • Locating Jacob Gens : A Subsurface Geophysical Investigation in Rasu Prison, Vilnius, Lithuania 

      Kleinschmidt, Alexander S.; Erickson, James S.; Seamans, Jackelyn M; Warvin, Thomas A.; Jol, Harry M. (2018-04-24)
      Jacob Gens, a Lithuanian Jewish army officer who held senior leadership positions in the Vilnius Ghetto was shot by the Nazis and buried with his journals within the courtyard of Rasu Prison, Vilnius, Lithuania. The objective ...