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    • Endoparasite comparisons among Texas pocket gophers (Genus Geomys) 

      LeBrasseur, Kaitlynn (2016)
      Pocket gopher species in Texas and their external parasites, such as chewing lice, have been well-studied. There is, however, a gap in the research over pocket gophers and their internal parasites, including nematodes, in ...
    • Assessment of a Pilot Memory Tool 

      Goodman, Jeffrey; Bright, Jocelyn; Kreitler, Crystal; Brewer, Steven (2016)
      Research indicates that individuals are poor with memory recall, especially after time passage (Potter, Staub, Rado, & O'Connor, 2002). The current research piloted a vignette to establish reliability for the memory ...
    • 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. ...
    • 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 IMPACT OF EXTRINSIC VISUAL FEEDBACK AND ADDITIONAL COGNITIVE OR PHYSICAL DEMANDS ON SINGLE-LIMB POSTURAL CONTROL IN INDIVIDUALS WITH ANKLE INSTABILITY 

      Miller, Jacob; Hung, You-jou (2016-01)
      THE IMPACT OF EXTRINSIC VISUAL FEEDBACK AND ADDITIONAL COGNITIVE OR PHYSICAL DEMANDS ON SINGLE-LIMB POSTURAL CONTROL IN INDIVIDUALS WITH ANKLE INSTABILITY
    • 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 ...
    • Battling the Binary: Empowering Gender-Creative Children 

      Maurice, Lindsey (2016-04)
      Living in a society that abides by a binary system of gender with rigid definitions of what is masculine and feminine creates limitations on individual freedom of expression and gender performance. This can be especially ...
    • Relative Timings of Structures and Mesozoic-Cenozoic Intrusions in the Sand Springs Range, Nevada 

      Czarnecki, Sean; Jarvis, Jacob; Satterfield, Joe (2016-04)
      The Sand Springs Range (SSR) in western Nevada exposes Mesozoic – Cenozoic structures of the eastern Sierra Nevada, Luning-Fencemaker Thrust Belt, Basin and Range province, and Walker Lane. Recent 1:8000-scale geologic ...
    • Soil Structure and Chemistries of Brine-Impacted Soils in West Texas 

      Foust, Michael; Dunlap, Maigan; Bond, William; Ward, James (2016-04)
      The goal of this research is to use geoinformatics, geochemistry, hydrogeology, and soil chemistry to form a multidisciplinary approach aimed at remediating brine impacted soils. The primary research location is a 14-acre ...
    • Occurrence of Eptesipox Virus in Big Brown Bats 

      Tipton, Craig; Ammerman, Loren (2016-04)
      The recently described pathogen, Eptesipox virus, was first reported in 2013 based on 6 Big Brown bats (Eptesicus fuscus) taken to a wildlife rehabilitation center in Washington state. These individuals suffered from joint ...
    • Geologic Map of the Northern Sand Springs Range, Churchill County, Nevada 

      Czarnecki, Sean; Jarvis, Jacob; Satterfield, Joe (2016-04)
    • Pre-Luning-Fencemaker Metamorphism and Deformation in the Northern Sand Springs Range, Nevada 

      Jarvis, Jacob; Czarnecki, Sean; Satterfield, Joe (2016-04)
      A 1:8,000-scale geologic map of the northern Sand Springs Range (SSR) shows a pre-Luning Fencemaker deformation and metamorphic event. The Sand Springs Range is located within the Sierran Arc and the Luning Fencemaker Fold ...
    • Case Study: The Effects of Suspension Training on Measures of Lower Limb Strength and Stability 

      Reeves, Jason; Byars, Allyn (2016-04)
      Introduction: Suspension Training (ST) can be traced back over 150 years ago when it was first used in physical education classes to promote bodyweight in multi-directional movements as a form of exercise. Since then, ST ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • Halophytes and Arc GIS: Tools for Remediating Brine Water Spills in West Texas 

      Bond, William; Faust, Micheal; Dunlap, Maigan (AAPG, 2016-04-11)
      Historic contamination of soils by brine water spills has altered soils, causing them to only be capable of supporting sparse plant life. This complication coupled with soil compaction, and lowered infiltration rates are ...
    • The Presidential Election Cycle 

      Garcia, Christian (2016-04-12)
      Many researchers have argued that a presidential cycle exists within the stock market. The research will be continued by examining movements and returns of the market for the 21st century. Past results form the presidential ...
    • 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 ...