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    • #1ReasonWhy Gamers <3 Dickwolves: Understanding Sexism in the Gaming Community 

      Salter, Anastasia; Blodgett, Bridget Marie (Conference: 2013 Computers & Writing, 2013)
    • #1ReasonWhy: Game Communities and the Invisible Woman 

      Blodgett, Bridget M.; Salter, Anastasia (Foundations of Digital Games, 2014-04)
      As Cliff Bleszinski [6] states in his blog post the video game community has its own type of religious police charged with enforcing a doctrine regarding gender representation within the gaming community. From the difficulties ...
    • 2011 Report From the Student Affiliates of Seventeen (SAS) 

      Lantz, Melanie M.; Shaffer, Katharine S. (The Counseling Psychologist, 2012)
      The Student Affiliates of Seventeen (SAS) is the student-run representative body for the Society of Counseling Psychology (SCP) student members. Our primary purpose is to keep student members informed of current events in ...
    • 3/4 inch: videotape U-matic 

      Hagan, Siobhan (Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference, 2015-10-09)
      Three panelists and a moderator explored the history and development of analog magnetic tape and the conservation and preservation activities taking place in libraries and archives today during this panel at the fall meeting ...
    • 30 Days on Route 30: A Search for Nostalgia on America's Main Street 

      Kunz, Emily (2016)
      The road trip continues to be a central idea in the American collective psyche, conjuring emotions like "freedom" and "joyous abandon." Multiple scholars have argued that the road trip’s appeal is in its blend of a number ...
    • 8-Bit Goes to the Movies 

      Meikle, Kyle (Subaltern Media, 2016-09)
      Since 2013, the YouTube channel Cinefix has offered its followers near-monthly installments of 8-Bit Cinema, a series of short videos in which blockbuster movies like Titanic and Frozen are reimagined as old school videogames. ...
    • 8-Bit Goes to the Movies 

      Meikle, Kyle (Wide Screen, 2016-09)
      Since 2013, the YouTube channel Cinefix has offered its followers near-monthly installments of 8-Bit Cinema, a series of short videos in which blockbuster movies like Titanic and Frozen are reimagined as old school videogames. ...
    • The A. Robert Kaufman Papers at the University of Baltimore Langsdale Library Special Collections Poster 

      Elizabeth, Youle (2015-05-07)
      The A. Robert Kaufman Papers poster was created for a classroom presentation by graduate student, Elizabeth Youle, to illustrate her field study internship experience at the University of Baltimore Langsdale Library Special ...
    • Abnormal Stock Performance of Late Filing Firms: Additional Investigation 

      Pevzner, Mikhail (SSRN, 2006)
      This paper examines whether the previously observed future under performance of the portfolio of the late 10-K filing firms exists in post EDGAR period and any reasons for the observed under-performance. I find that there ...
    • Abstracting Evidence: Documentary Process in the Service of Fictional Gameworlds 

      Oldenburg, Aaron (2017-07)
      Documentary filmmaking and the design of videogames have often converged in the form of “docugames”, games that aspire to the form of documentary. This paper looks at a related strategy for creating content and gameplay: ...
    • Academy Forum: Continuing the Message of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy 

      Bradley, Debbie; Hamilton, Hadiya; Howard, Deborah; Gethers, Keith; Fundack, Ashley; Pfeifer, Heather (Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland, 2016-10)
      Shame on Maryland!! Why do we continue to impose a statute of limitations on child sexual abuse? ! There is no doubt in anyone's mind that child sexual abuse and molestation is abhorrent and an embarrassment to our ...
    • Academy Forum: Continuing the Message of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy 

      Bradley, Debbie; Hamilton, Hadiya; Howard, Deborah; Gethers, Keith; Fundack, Ashley; Pfeifer, Heather (Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland, 2016-04)
      Broadening the Definition of Advocacy! RVAAM and VSPN! According to the FBI’s 2014 Crime Clock, there was a murder every 36.9 minutes, a rape every 4.5 minutes, and robbery every 1.6 minutes. Without a doubt, crime in ...
    • Academy Forum: Continuing the Message of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy 

      Bradley, Debbie; Hamilton, Hidaya; Howard, Deborah; Gethers, Keith; Fundack, Ashley (Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland, 2017-04)
      One of the most unique features of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland (RVAAM) is that it has a beginning but does not have an end. Rather, it is a cyclical organization and a source of renewable human energy. ...
    • Academy Forum: Continuing the Message of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy 

      Bradley, Debbie; Gethers, Keith; Fundack, Ashley; Pfeifer, Heather (Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland, 2015-10)
      Sometimes we may not understand why a victim focuses on a particular thing or issue when we believe there are more pressing matters to address. But being sensitive to all the needs of a victim is paramount if we want ...
    • Academy Forum: Continuing the Message of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy 

      Bradley, Debbie; Gethers, Keith; Fundack, Ashley; Pfeifer, Heather (Roper Victim Assistance Academy of Maryland, 2016-01)
      Assisting Victims of Burglary, Robbery, and Armed Robbery! Victims’ Rights for Justice and Restitution! Whether a person has been the victim of a burglary or a robbery, the rights of that victim have been violated in ...
    • Accessible Web Typography for the Visually Impaired 

      McCoy, Erica (2018-05)
      Background: Visual impairments affect millions of people worldwide. Accessible web typography is important in ensuring online legibility for this diverse group of users to help them maintain their independence. However, ...
    • Accounting Conservatism in Fraud Firms: An Empirical Investigation 

      Jones, Keith L; Krishnan, Gopal V; Pevzner, Mikhail; Sengupta, Partha (2008)
      We examine whether Ball and Shivakumar (2006) and Basu (1997) models of conservatism identify fraud firms as anti-conservative. We show that both models do so to some extent, but Ball and Shivakumar model results are ...
    • Adarand, Grutter, and Gratz: Does Affirmative Action in Federal Employment Matter? 

      Naylor, Lorenda Ann; Rosenbloom, David (Sage, 2004)
      Does affirmative action in federal human resources management (HRM) matter? Responding to the Supreme Court’s decision in Adarand v. Pena (1995), the Clinton administration instructed federal agencies not to use racial, ...
    • Administration Without Consideration: Public Administration’s Oversight of Children 

      Edlins, Mariglynn (Administrative Theory & Praxis, 2013-12)
      American children regularly encounter government through routine interactions with public administrators. Because of the unique nature of working with children, these interactions differ from those with adults. Although ...