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Impact of Blugold Beginnings on Student Learning Outcomes and Retention of Participants
This research assessed the effectiveness (learning outcome attainment and retention) of a pilot program at the University of Wisconsin Eau Claire, Blugold Beginnings Learning Community (BBLC).
Generalization of Matching-to Sample Skills Across Novel Materials in Children with Autism
The purpose of this study was to conduct a discrimination assessment of changes in materials used when teaching matching-to-sample skills to children with autism. The results will contribute to the field of behavior ...
Assessing Generalization Between Tact and Receptive Verbal Operants in Young Children Diagnosed with Autism
The present study examined generalization between tact and receptive skills by teaching picture cards to 3 children diagnosed with autism. Results indicated that teaching one skill (i.e., tact or receptive) generalized to ...
Influence of Partner Training on Communication for an Individual with Corticobasal Degeneration
This case study involved an individual with corticobasal degeneration (CBD) and her husband. The purpose of the study was to provide a description of the cognition, speech, and language characteristics of an individual ...
The Effect of pH on Methanobactin and Gold Nanoparticle Formation
Methanobactin is a biomolecule found in methane-oxidizing bacteria that is involved in the transportation of copper into the cell. Methanobactin can also bind and reduce other atoms as well, including gold. This study ...
Effectiveness of Compost Programs on Eau Claire Campus
The focus of this study was to determine if differences existed between genders in reference to waste receptacle deposits, primarily compost bins.
Measuring the Role of Image Representation in Generating Misconceptions Related to Plate Tectonics
Previous studies have indicated that post-secondary students possess a range of alternative conceptions regarding plate tectonics. The goal of this study was to determine the effectiveness of a novel plate tectonics image ...
Balancing Art and Organization : Effective Promotion of New Music
This project brought contemporary diverse musical experiences to the UWEC campus to experience the business side of advocating for new music through performances, masterclasses, and recruiting.
Research for Extant Analogs for Early Land Plant Algal Progenitors
The aquatic algal ancestors that gave rise to the earliest terrestrial plants are not normally expected to have left much in the way of fossil remains. The one possible exception to this is the dispersal bodies (spores). ...
Synthesis, Structures and Ethylene Oligomerization Reactivity of Transition Metal Complexes Supported by Multidentate Amidine-Based Ligands
The purpose of this study was to synthesize new families of multidentate ligands and exploit their ability to coordinate transition metals, develop new transition metal catalysts for olefin polymerization, including the ...