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CRIUS: Undergraduate Research Journal 2015
(Angelo State University, 2015-09)
Volume 3 Number 1 of the CRIUS. This journal includes the research of undergraduate students as part of Research & Creative Endeavor Symposium
Egg-laying habits of Slosser’s buckmoth (Lepidoptera: Saturniidae) from Andrews County in northwest Texas
Hemileuca slosseri inhabits the rolling sand plains of southeastern New Mexico, northwest Texas, and southwestern Oklahoma, where the larval stages of this species feed exclusively on the leaves of Quercus havardii. Adults ...
Nosferatu’s Role in the Development of Gender Identity, Sexuality, and Androgyny in Vampire Film
This poster traces the influences of folklore and literature on F.W. Murnau's 1922 film Nosferatu, as well as traits specific to the film, demonstrating the various portrayals of sexuality, gender identity, and androgyny ...
Habitat Selection Of The White-Ankled Mouse (Peromyscus pectoralis) In Val Verde Co., Texas
The purpose of this study conducted at the Devils River State Natural Area – Big Satan Unit (DRSNA - BSU), in Val Verde County, Texas, has been to delineate the seasonal vegetative resource selection of the White-ankled ...
Measures of Impairment and Activity Limitation Associated with Falls In Ambulatory Nursing Home Residents
Background: The majority of fall risk data is collected from the community-dwelling population, which is not representative of geriatric sub-populations. Few publications are available exclusively studying falls and risk ...
TO SEARCH OR NOT TO SEARCH: HARNESSING THE POWER OF STATE DATABASES FOR YELLOW BAT CONSERVATION RESEARCH IN TEXAS
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 ...
Perspective is Everything: How to Integrate Template and Tools to Meet Online Accessibility
Increasing the access to higher education through online programs has not necessarily guaranteed equal access for all students. Institutions face the challenge of meeting the needs of students with disabilities. Not only ...
Now Showing: Discursive Struggles in Movie Theater Etiquette
Perceptions of etiquette, involving expected behavioral norms in movie theaters, clash in discursive struggles of contradictory behaviors. This focus group driven research examines social constructions of space, context, ...
Preliminary Review : Current Range of the Threatened Bunched Cory Cactus in Defining Potential Habitat
The Bunched Cory Cactus (Cactaceae; Coryphantha ramillosa ssp. ramillosa) is a threatened species limited in the U.S. to the lower canyons of the Rio Grande in Brewster and Terrell Counties. Minimal information is known ...
The Effects of Cortisol on Cardiac Development/Functionality in Zebrafish
Cortisol affects development, not only in zebrafish, but mammals as well. Experiments have concluded that cortisol can affect zebrafish cardiac development, but these experiments injected the embryo itself with the cortisol. ...