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Northwest vs. Southeast: Factors Affecting the 1912 Suffrage Referendum Vote in Wisconsin
In 1911, the Wisconsin legislature passed a suffrage bill that would have allowed women in the state to vote in all elections, but to become a law it had to be voted on in a referendum. The Wisconsin Woman Suffrage ...
Velma Fern Bell Hamilton : Education and Integration : Thought, Word and Deed
The life of educator Velma Bell Hamilton encompassed nearly a century of change. Her family's migration from her birthplace, Pontotac, Mississippi to Beloit, Wisconsin in the early part of the century later formed the ...
Clean commuting and college campuses : network analysis to identify car-free travel routes in Eau Claire, WI.
The purpose of this research is to identify safe and efficient routes by bike and bus to and from the UW-Eau Claire (UWEC) campus for students, faculty, and staff in order to reduce automobile use in favor of alternative, ...
Family on the Frontier: A Look at One Family's Journey to Wisconsin
Family on The Frontier was written to offer a glimpse into one family’s journey to western Wisconsin. The family that was looked at was the Hewitt family, who traveled to from England in the early 1840s, and made a life ...
Redefining the Nature of Logging Towns: The First and Second Phases in the Evolution of Tomahawk, Wisconsin, 1886-1940
This paper examines the early history of the city of Tomahawk, Wisconsin, a settlement in the north-central part of the state that was originally founded as a logging town. The typical life cycle of a logging town in the ...
The Assessment of culture learning : issues, frameworks, and techniques.
A survey of current practices for teaching and evaluating culture learning in foreign language classrooms. Advocates using the three Ps of culture (products, practices, and perspectives) for beginning language learners.
Draft resistance at the University of Wisconsin Madison : an examination of the American Friends Service Committee
The American Friends Service Committee dedicated itself to the pursuit of peace, particularly during the Vietnam Era. During the Era of Vietnam, the University of Wisconsin-?Madison was a tense and hostile environment ...
Family practive physicians', nurse practioners', and physician assistants' spiritual care.
Several studies have indicated strong relationships between spirituality and health status and lower rates of mortality. The objective of this phenomenological study was to examine how primary care providers incorporate ...