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Effects of high tempo, asynchronous music on participation and morale in physical education
(University of Wisconsin--Whitewater, 2014-04)
Physical inactivity is a significant problem in our nation, and physical education is a possible avenue to address this issue. This research sought to explore the use of music as a tool in physical education to increase ...
Advance or drowned, international college students' use of social media in a learning environment
This study examines how international graduate students at UW-Whitewater use social media (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) in a higher education setting.
Latina women and career barriers due to post-traumatic stress disorder
Hispanic Latinas were surveyed in order to establish the effects childhood sexual abuse had on their academic performance, future career choice and success. The findings presented provide some evidence of a contrast between ...
The implementation of standards-based grading
As the demands for a higher accountability in our current education system continue to grow, more attention is being given to Standards-based Grading. Based on an abundance of research correlating the positive effects ...
Reading motivation : the effect of read alouds on children's motivation to read
The purpose of this Capstone project was to determine how reading aloud to primary aged students influenced their motivation to read. Research was completed in the form of action research involving reading aloud to five ...
Creatine and other nutritional supplements: issues for young athletes
(University of Wisconsin--Whitewater, 2011-11-30)
Never before in the history of American sport has there been such a demand to win and such an expectation to excel. This demand has led many young athletes to experiment with creatine and other nutritional supplements. ...
College choices among African American students
(University of Wisconsin--Whitewater, 2012-06)
Since the Brown v. Board of education case of 1954, college and university choices for African American students have expanded from just historically black colleges and universities (HBCUs) to that of predominately white ...
Assessment of Leadership Involvement Team Training: residence hall leaders at University of Wisconsin--Whitewater
(University of Wisconsin--Whitewater, 2012-05-04)
The purpose of this study was to assess Leadership Involvement Team (LIT) Training at UW-Whitewater. LIT is a group of student volunteers in the residence halls who meet as a programming body for the residence halls. This ...
Cross cultural interactions of international students
(University of Wisconsin--Whitewater, 2012-05-08)
The purpose of this study was to explore the cross cultural interactions of international students in college, and how those cross cultural interactions affect them as students. Specifically, this study focused on the ways ...
Inked and in public: tattoos and disclosure
(University of Wisconsin--Whitewater, 2013-08-01)
This qualitative study will examine the phenomenon that tattooing has become. More individuals of all ages and groups are obtaining tattoos (Kosut, 2006). The current study will explore the motivations that individuals ...