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How Do Traditional and Non-Traditional Students at UW-Eau Claire View School Policies Related to Class Performance?
The goal of the current exploratory study was to become better informed about the potential disparities that exist between traditional and non-traditional students in terms of university and classroom policies implemented ...
Exploring the Relationships Among College Students' Goal Orientations, Perfectionism, and Academic Self-Efficacy
The purpose of the current study was to examine the relationships among perfectionism, achievement goal orientations, and academic self-efficacy (one's beliefs about his/her capabilities).
Rescuing the Overpouring Effect : The Impact of Perceived Drinking Situation in a Simulated Alcohol Free Pour Task
College students’ alcohol consumption is excessive creating a potential public health concern. Research has shown that college students will over pour a standard drink when participating in a simulated alcohol free ...
She's Just Not That Into You : Discrepant Levels of Attraction Between Opposite-Sex Friends
In this study we utilized natural sampling to acquire a set of male-female dyads, and asked male and female partners about their level of romantic attraction to one another. We predicted that (1) young men would report ...
Alcohol-related Problems and EEG Correlates of Attention to Alcohol Stimuli
In 2010, 18-24 year-olds were the age group with the highest prevalence of binge drinking, and Wisconsin was the state with the highest rate of binge drinking in the U.S. EEG activity in the Beta range (12-35 Hz) is higher ...
Do You Feel Safe? : Fear of Crime and Victimization on College Campuses
The purpose of this study is to explore students’ perceptions of campus safety and identify factors that may affect their attitudes toward these issues by reviewing current literature systematically. This review aims to ...
GPA Satisfaction : Do Perfectionism, Academic Major, and Honors Enrollment Matter?
The purpose of this study was to examine college students' grade point average (GPA) satisfaction, particularly how self-reported GPA satisfaction would vary across perfectionists. The study also looked at how GPA ...
How Does Stimulus Difficulty Impact Study Time Allocation in Younger Adults?
We expect to find relationships between item-specific restudy time and (1) a person’s memory of their past test performance (a recollection of getting an answer correct or incorrect previously); (2) participants’ impressions ...
Efforts to Reduce Student Food Waste in Campus Dining Areas
Recent environmental and social justice movements have emphasized the importance of reducing food waste, due to the energy required to produce and transport food, as well as the millions of individuals living in food-deprived ...
Political Satire and Student Perceptions of Politics
The purpose of this study was to find out whether college students' exposure to political satire via The Daily Show and the Colbert Report is associated with perceived credibility of politicians, perceptions of congressional ...