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Workshop on the Impact of Credit Education & Loan Worthiness with a Goal of Homeownership
(Virginia Tech, 2016-03-04)
My project began with the purpose of conducting a workshop on the impact of credit on loan worthiness. The workshops focused on credit and how to improve it to help one’s ability to obtain loan approvals for life’s wants ...
Conservation Programs and White-tailed Deer Ecology
(Virginia Tech, 2019-05-07)
White-tailed deer have reached historical numbers since nearly being wiped out due to overhunting and habitat loss. This paper seeks to review the rebound of white-tailed deer populations, specifically analyzing the role ...
Plant Health Safeguarding Continuum in the United States
(Virginia Tech, 2010-12-02)
Every traveler and all goods entering our country’s borders is a potential pathway for harmful exotic plant pests. Plant pests include plant feeding insects, mites, snails, slugs, and plant pathogens capable of causing ...
Career Development for Teens Through the Southern Virginia Workforce Readiness and Preparedness Summit
(Virginia Tech, 2019-08-30)
A 2019 needs assessment distributed by the Pittsylvania County unit of Virginia Cooperative Extension indicates that professional development is among the top five priority issues for youth in the county. Despite an economics ...
Recognizing Women’s Needs: A Key in Agriculture Production and Food Security
(Virginia Tech Libraries, 2018-11-08)
The Women and Gender in International Development discussion series offers an opportunity for scholars and practitioners to share their research and knowledge surrounding gender and international development. Dr. Ozzie ...
Recovery and Distribution of Anthribus nebulosus, a scale predator introduced into Virginia in 1981
(Virginia Tech, 2016-04-28)
Anthribus nebulosus Forster (Coleoptera: Anthribidae) is a scale predator native to Eurasia that was imported from Hungary in the 1970s and released in Virginia Beach, VA, in 1981 as a potential biological control against ...
Agricultural, Off-Farm, Migration, and Social Protection Strategies to Increase Rural Household Resilience to Rainfall Shocks in Sub-Saharan Africa
Presented at the Spring Seminar Series at the Global Forum on Urban and Regional Resilience, Blacksburg, VA, 2016-04-07. Presented at the AGRA side session of the12th CAADP Partnership Platform, Accra, Ghana, 2016-04-12.
Balancing the Work / Life Equation: Loving Who You Are and Who You Are With
Presentation for the ALCE Graduate Student assembly.
Adoption of Energy Efficient Technology
Presentation to NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates Seminar Series
Building Multilateral Greenhouse Gas Reduction Policies Based on Shared Successes: Adoption of Energy Efficient Residential Technologies in the United States and the European Union
Presentation to President and Provost on outcome of Institute for Society, Culture and Environment Research Support Program Funding