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    • T*Ranch Sedimentology 

      Doggett, Turner (Turner Doggett, 2018-04-19)
      3 Abstract: T*Ranch is located 15 miles north of San Angelo, TX on the edge of the Permian basin and the Edwards Plateau, in the North Concho River drainage basin. The area of study is around 10,000 acres. Rocks in the ...
    • Teach Me or Lie to Me 

      Curtis, Drew Dr.; Dickens, Chelsea (2016-02)
      Your nose does not grow when you lie, thankfully. However, there are a number of indicators of deception (Vrij, 2008). People who held more accurate beliefs about these indicators of deception were better lie detectors ...
    • Therapist Deception, Is It Ethical? 

      Curtis, Drew A.; Perez, Blake; Johnson, Jessica F.; Kelley, Leslie (Southwestern Psychological Association, 2016)
      People lie frequently in various contexts (Vrij, 2008). Even therapists lie (Curtis & Hart 2015). The current project explored students’ and therapists’ beliefs about the ethics of therapist deception within psychotherapy. ...
    • Third-Party Education of Girls in Kinder-und-Hausmärchen 

      Krause, Emily (2017-04-17)
      In this research, I am exploring the idea of third-party education in three fairy tales from the Grimm brothers’ Kinder- und- Hausmärchen. Using historical, cultural and biographical information, I will analyze the role ...
    • This is Nonsense: My Excursion Into Tractarian Mysticism. 

      Kiser, James (2016)
      It is my intention with this paper to show the way in which the mystical, inescapably bears upon the "picture of the world" (Wittgenstein 1999: 3.01). The way in which I will accomplish this is through a (spatial) revisioning ...
    • TO SEARCH OR NOT TO SEARCH: HARNESSING THE POWER OF STATE DATABASES FOR YELLOW BAT CONSERVATION RESEARCH IN TEXAS 

      Jimenez, P. Citlally; Ammerman, Loren K. (2015-04-27)
      Texas houses the largest bat diversity in the nation. Some species roost in caves, buildings, and old mines, while others roost in trees. Among these, little is known about three species of tree dwellers -- the Northern ...
    • Towards Clean Water Combining Multiple Filtration and Disinfection Techniques 

      Roy, Tony; Sanchez, Rafael; Butler, Jordan; Smith, Matthew; Justis, Michael; Davenport-Herbst, Alyssa; Anable, Daniel; Robinson, Jaime; Riddle, Deyton; Duran, Jose; Blandon, Juan (2016-04-09)
      We are working on a research project in which we are designing and building a water treatment system for an under-privileged community in Colombia. Our plan is to implement a 2-stage system in which we will filter and ...
    • The Transition of Former Student-Athletes into the Post-Athletic Life 

      Harrion, Klohe (2016)
      The research presented in this poster looks at the mental and emotional complexities of student-athletes and how they deal with life after their athletic careers are over.
    • The Traumatic Effects of Sexual Assault: A literature review of the effects of sexual assault on college students 

      Shields, Courtney (2017-04-21)
      Sexual assault ranges from any unwanted sexual experiences, physical or not, to rape. This literature review looks particularly at sexual assaults versus college-aged individuals and the traumatic effects that occur ...
    • Use of ELISA to test seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in cats of Tom Green County 

      Weaver, Amanda; Negovetich, Nicholas (2016-04-26)
      The purpose of this study was to investigate the seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in cats Tom Green County. We coordinated with four different veterinary offices in the county to collect the remains of blood samples ...
    • Using Magnetics to Approximate the Relative Age of Mafic Sills Within Dagger Mountain in Big Bend National Park,Tx 

      Graves, William; Ramon, Isaac (2017-04)
      Understanding the geometry of the mafic sills within Dagger Mountain using magnetometry The goal of our project was to analyze the geometry of the mafic sills within Dagger Mountain, found in Big Bend National Park, TX. ...
    • UV-Vis Spectrophotometer Comparison 

      Widdess, Kelcee; Herrick, Dorian; Wolf, Seraiah; Goggin, David; Pedra Neme, Barbara; Barros, Wellington; Carter, David (2015-04-23)
      UV-Vis spectrophotometers are used routinely to determine the concentration of solution species from the measured absorbance of light in accordance with Beer’s Law. A study was undertaken to compare the quantitative ...
    • Visual Engineering: Modeling a New Way to Learn 

      Gillett, Nicholas (2018-04-19)
      Teaching complex relationships within engineering courses has typically relied on two-dimensional drawings or computer-aided slideshow presentations. However, educational research shows that most students are classified ...
    • Water Quality of the Concho River System around San Angelo, TX 

      Dragt, Austin (2018-04-20)
      This study analyzes and compares the quality of surface water in areas that differ in urban development around San Angelo, Texas. Using water samples from the San Angelo water sheds and an additional watershed from Ballinger, ...
    • Waterfiltration and Treatment 

      Anable, Daniel, Alyssa, Deyton, James, Tony, Rafeal, Matt, Juan Davenport-Herbst, Riddle, Robinson, Roy, Sanchez, Smith, Blandon (2016-04-25)
      We are working on a research project in which we are designing and building a water treatment system for an under-privileged community in Colombia. Our plan is to implement a 2-stage system in which we will filter and ...
    • What Influences Affect Pre-Service Teachers Views of Teaching Science 

      Shirley, Sarah (2018-04-11)
      Many preservice elementary and middle school teacher candidates do not appear to enjoy science or find it interesting (Bergman & Morphew, 2015; Howitt, 2007; Uyanik, 2016). There has been a significant amount of research ...
    • What Resources Do Child Abuse Survivors Want? 

      Winn, Nicolette; Stenmark, Cheryl (2016-04-09)
      Much attention has been paid to the adverse effects of maltreatment during childhood. Many researchers have examined the effects of child abuse, but much less attention has been paid to determining what resources may be ...
    • When Teaching Goes Bad - First Day Activities 

      Curtis, Drew A.; Cordell-McNulty, Kristi L.; Sport, Brooke J.; Good, Cody; Downing, Tyler J. (2016-04-09)
      Some first day of class activities are inspiring; others are not, but does the quality of a first day activity influence student motivation and engagement? Some suggest that the first day of class matters, it sets the stage ...
    • Wildfires & Drought Analysis for the Capital Area Council of Governments 

      Rubio Perez, Emmanuel; Phelps, James (2014-04-16)
      An analysis of available national data on droughts and wildfires indicate that Texas has encompassed a fluctuating drought for over a decade. The central and western portions of the state have been affected particularly ...