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Envisioning Resilience through The Ume Group’s Inaugural Online Playback Theatre Event
Theatre across the globe faces difficult choices for how to best connect with their audience while staying safe. Some academic theatre programs produced Zoom performances and/or radio plays in the last few months, professional ...
Adolescent Interventions to Manage Self-Regulation in Type 1 Diabetes (AIMS-T1D): randomized control trial study protocol
Background Self-regulation (SR), or the capacity to control one's thoughts, emotions, and behaviors in order to achieve a desired goal, shapes health outcomes through many pathways, including supporting adherence to medical ...
Engaging Second Language Learners Using the MUSIC Model of Motivation
The overall aim of this article is to explain how the MUSIC Model of Motivation can be applied to L2 instruction in a manner that is consistent with positive psychology, which emphasizes individuals’ strengths and the ...
Center for Humanities, Spring 2020
(Virginia Tech College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, 2020)
This newsletter promotes humanities research and looks ahead to upcoming programming at the Center for Humanities.
ASPECT Books, Spring 2020
(Virginia Tech ASPECT, 2020-02-14)
A flier for ASPECT faculty authors’ book presentations held in Shanks Hall on February 14, 2020.
News2Note, September 2020
(Virginia Tech. College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, 2020-09)
The September 2020 issue of News2Note, the academic newsletter of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, published monthly during the academic year.
Review: Name That Twitter Community!
This Python 3.x module bundles a set of useful code functions for humanistic inquiry of social networks. The module assumes that researchers have a set of network subgraphs created through community-detection, and they ...
Profile of an Elementary STEM Educator
(Springer Open, 2020)
Recent developments in initiatives, standards, and legislative agendas have led to increases in the number of STEM educators, in particular elementary STEM educators. This study investigates and reports the characteristics ...
News2Note, March 2020
(Virginia Tech. College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, 2020-03)
The March 2020 issue of News2Note, the academic newsletter of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, published monthly during the academic year.
Xiuzhen (Immortality Cultivation) Fantasy: Science, Religion, and the Novels of Magic/Superstition in Contemporary China
In early twenty-first-century China, online fantasy is one of the most popular literary genres. This article studies a subgenre of Chinese fantasy named <i>xiuzhen</i> 修真 (immortality cultivation), which draws on Daoist ...