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Exploring the Role of Cultural Boundary Spanners at Complex Boundaries in Global Virtual AEC Networks
As the architecture, engineering and construction industry continues to globalize, project work is more often executed by geographically distributed, technologically mediated teams of knowledge specialists organized into ...
Assessing systems thinking: A tool to measure complex reasoning through ill-structured problems
An increasingly important aim of higher education is to develop graduates capable of addressing complex, interdependent problems. Systems thinking is a critical interdisciplinary skill that describes the cognitive flexibility ...
Land Use Regression models for 60 volatile organic compounds: Comparing Google Point of Interest (POI) and city permit data
Land Use Regression (LUR) models of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC) normally focus on land use (e.g., industrial area) or transportation facilities (e.g., roadway); here, we incorporate area sources (e.g., gas stations) ...
Facilitating LGBT Medical, Health and Social Care Content in Higher Education Teaching
(Qualitative Research in Education, 2015-06-28)
Increasingly, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) health care is becoming an important quality assurance feature of primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare in Britain. While acknowledging these very positive ...
Decolonizing Hispanic-Serving Institutions: A Framework for Organizing
(American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education (AAHHE), 2018)
Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs), defined as non-profit, degree-granting institutions that enroll 25% or more full-time equivalent undergraduate students, now enroll over 60% of all college students, and confer 60% of ...
Queer Desires and Critical Pedagogies in Higher Education: Reflections on the Transformative Potential of Non-Normative Learning Desires in the Classroom
(Journal of Feminist Scholarship, 2014-08-01)
This article considers what a queer approach might offer in addressing some of the challenges of higher education in the contemporary neoliberal landscape. Despite a rich literature on queer issues in the classroom, most ...
A Generalizable Method for Estimating Household Energy by Neighborhoods in US Urban Regions
Race, Educational Loans & Bankruptcy
(Michigan Journal of Race and Law, 2010)
This article reports new data from the 2007 Consumer Bankruptcy Project revealing that college graduates and specifically White graduates are less likely to file for bankruptcy than their counterparts without a college ...
Dialogue and the Creation of Transformative Social Change: the Case of Social Enterprises
(Informing Science Institute, 2018-04-09)
There is little scholarship about the process of social change creation and the necessary conditions to promote social change over time. Understanding the process of social change creation and the individual, interpersonal, ...