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Sinfonia Sacra, Opus 56
This recording is a faculty performance by Jay Crone and James Bryant of Bernhard Krol's Sinfonia Sacra, Opus 56, performed Sunday, March 24, 2002, 3:00pm at Blacksburg Presbyterian Church in Blacksburg, VA
Rhythmatical: A game to combine music and mathematics for mobile devices
(Music Reference Services Quarterly, 2011)
Rhythmatical was designed to be an educational application for the iPhone and iPod Touch that conveyed mathematical topics via musical, rhythmic, or movement interactive techniques. Created by a team of professors, a ...
More Than "Getting Us Through:" A Case Study in Cultural Capital Enrichment of Underrepresented Minority Undergraduates.
Minority students continue to be underrepresented among those who seek graduate and professional degrees in the sciences. Much previous research has focused on academic preparation. Equally important, however, are the ...
Models of Clientelism and Policy Change: The Case of Conditional Cash Transfer Programmes in Mexico and Brazil
Clientelist systems vary, and this variation influences the adoption and evolution of conditional cash transfer (CCT) programmes. We find that vertically integrated, corporatist clientelism in Mexico and more locally ...
Biblical curses and the displacement of tradition
(Virginia Tech. University Libraries, 2011-12)
Brian Britt discusses his book: Biblical Curses and the Displacement of Tradition. Brian Britt offers an intriguing perspective on curses as the focus of debates over the power, pleasure, and danger of words. Biblical ...
Posttraumatic Stress Among Students After the Shootings at Virginia Tech
(Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 2011-07-18)
On April 16, 2007, in the worst campus shooting incident in U.S. history, 49 students and faculty at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) were shot, of whom 32 were killed. A cross-sectional ...
Cumberland Plateau Health District 2009-2010 Flu Season Vaccine Study: Final Report
(Virginia Tech, 2011-08-31)
The Cumberland Plateau Health District of the Virginia Department of Health commissioned a team of faculty at Virginia Tech in 2011 to conduct a small pilot study of seasonal flu and H1N1 vaccination practices in Far ...
News2Note, May 2011
(Virginia Tech, 2011-05)
News2Note, the academic newsletter of the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences, is published monthly during the academic year.
Statistical Science and Philosophy of Science: Where Do/Should They Meet in 2011 (and Beyond)?
Debates over the philosophical foundations of statistics have a long and fascinating history; the decline of a lively exchange between philosophers of science and statisticians is relatively recent. Is there something ...
Blake and Rousseau on Children's Reading, Pleasure, and Imagination
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2011)