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College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences 2009-2010 Annual Report
(College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, 2010)
Rhythm in a Sinuous Stanza: The Anatomy and Acoustic Contour of the Latin Alcaic
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2012)
This essay explores the metrical as well as rhythmical aspects of the acoustic contour of the Latin Alcaic, focusing on patterns of natural, audible, performed word accents in coincidence and syncopation with the fixed ...
College Students' Perceived Attributes of Internet Websites and Online Shopping
(Project Innovation (Alabama), 2008-03)
The purpose of this study was to examine perceptions of attributes of clothing retailers' Internet websites in relation to previous and intended future purchase from the websites. Survey data from 414 U.S. college students, ...
The Relationship of Gender on the Perceptions of School Resource Officers Regarding Roles, Responsibilities, and School Culture and Collaboration
School Resource Officers (SROs) play a critical role in establishing a safe learning environment for students across the nation. Though there are several studies related to SRO perceptions regarding their roles and ...
Vaccine Development in the United States
(Virginia Tech, 2013-11)
A Successful Experiment in Participatory Science for Promoting Change in a French Industrial Region
(Society for Social Studies of Science, 2017)
The author and her team worked with the residents in an industrial area in France to produce a participatory epidemiological study about their health. The final report, drafted with input from the citizens, attracted the ...
Planning for Baby. Car Seats
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-10-22)
You will need to take your baby home from the hospital using a car seat. Taking the baby with you presents many changes. The important thing to remember is that the baby's safety should come first.
News2Note, October 2014
(Virginia Tech, 2014-10)
News2Note, the academic newsletter of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, is published monthly during the academic year.
‘Performing for the Camera’ ?: Oral History Interviews of Female Military Service Personnel
This paper examines the discourse female military service personnel use to describe their military service. Using video-recorded oral history interviews available online from the Library of Congress Veterans History Project, ...
Home Equity Conversions. Reverse Mortgages
(Virginia Cooperative Extension, 2009-05-01)
Many senior adults are finding it hard to live on their fixed retirement incomes and are looking for ways to supplement those incomes. For some, the largest asset they own is their home, but they do not want to sell their ...