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Veterans and Broadband Access in Virginia: Implications for Healthcare Planning and Policy
(Virginia Tech; Veterans in Society: Changing the Discourse, 2013-04-15)
The paper summarizes results and ongoing research into the implication of broadband access and utilization as a means to improve veterans' health care services and coordination. The study examines (a) broadband access, ...
Victimization, Urbanicity, and the Relevance of Context: School Routines, Race and Ethnicity, and Adolescent Violence
The United States is undergoing a historical racial and ethnic demographic shift. There is limited criminological research exploring if and how these changes influence variation in the relationship between routine activity ...
Instructional Technology and Distance Education in Nigeria: Historical Background and a Critical Appraisal
The purpose of this article is to examine the use of instructional technology in distance education in Nigeria and to trace the historical origins of distance education in Nigeria. Nigeria is the most populous country in ...
Review essay: Killer Apps and Technomyths
(Historical Studies In The Natural Sciences, 2013-02-01)
Digital Discussions in the Humanities and Social Sciences: "Are Common Topics Common? Rhetorical Questions and Computational Methods"
William Hart-Davidson, Associate Professor of Rhetoric & Writing and Co-Director of the Writing in Digital Environments (WIDE) Research Center at Michigan State University, will discuss his research that highlights the ...
Democratization as a Peace Strategy
(Canadian Center of Science and Education, 2013-07-05)
The European Union's Security Strategy views the creation of strong and stable states as a prerequisite for international peace and stability. At the same time, the establishment of democratic regimes is seen as fundamental ...
DBBL Graduate Class - MFC Presentation
Presentation delivered as a culminating assignment for the Design Based Biotechnology Learning course (Wells, EDCI 5854). Discussion provided an explanation of the design process, prototype construction, testing, iteration, ...
Corps Review, Summer 2013
(Virginia Tech, 2013)
The Corps Review is published three times a year by the Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets Alumni Inc. (VTCCA) in cooperation with University Relations.
Why MIT Institutionalized the Avant-Garde: Negotiating Aesthetic Virtue in the Postwar Defense Institute
(Johns Hopkins Univ Press, 2013)
This essay explores MIT's Center for Advanced Visual Studies to address two major absences in understandings of art/science/technology collaboration: 1) what drew scientists and engineers-not just elite policymakers and ...
A Sample of Best Practices to Support Veterans in Attending and Completing Engineering Degree Programs
(Veterans in Society: Changing the Discourse; Virginia Tech, 2013-04-15)
This paper describes some sample best practices identified by three institutions, Virginia Tech, Kansas State University, and the University of San Diego to support the recruitment, transition, and retention of veterans ...