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Unpacking Creative Commons Licenses
This editable resource is a 1-page handout explaining the six different Creative Commons licenses, their symbols, full names, and what users may, must, and must not do according to the terms of the licenses. This resource ...
Imagine a National Digital Library: I Wonder If We Can
Keynote talk about the National Digital Public Library planning initiative given at the Electronic Resources and Libraries Annual Meeting in Austin, TX. The paper discusses the history of Carnegie libraries in establishing ...
Supplemental Tables for New Policies for New Residents
Tables contain data concerning immigrants in Japan. These tables are a supplement to the book by Deborah J. Milly, New Policies for New Residents: Immigrants, Advocacy, and Governance in Japan and Beyond (Ithaca, NY: Cornell ...
Six Interactive Global Crises
(Asian Journal of Experimental Sciences, 2010)
Humankind is facing six interactive global crises: (1) climate change, (2) overpopulation, (3) species impoverishment (i.e., loss of biodiversity), (4) ecological overshoot (i.e., ecological deficit), (5) excessive use of ...
Clinic (Flute Hacks) for Flute Day of the Youth Orchestras of Central Virginia.
Invited guest artist for the Flute Day of the Youth Orchestras of Central Virginia. Flute Hacks, Improve Quality of Tone and Embouchure Flexibility clinic for high school area flutists. Supported by Yamaha Corporation.
Human Effects Upon Revolutionary Processes in the Biosphere
(National Academy of Sciences, 2011)
Persuasive evidence indicates that the biosphere is experiencing a major biotic crisis and even if humankind ceases stress on natural systems, the crisis will most likely disrupt or alter the surviving ecosystems. The new ...
Using Climate Forecasts across a State’s Emergency Management Network
This paper examines the application by emergency managers in rural areas of forecasts of El Niño and other seasonal climate events to (1) improve the understanding of how diffuse networks can help overcome the obstacles ...
Weight Gain Prevention for College Freshmen: Comparing Two Social Cognitive Theory-Based Interventions with and without Explicit Self-Regulation Training
The college transition represents a critical period for maintaining a healthy weight, yet intervention participation and retention represent significant challenges. The objective of this investigation was to evaluate the ...