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iMuseo: See Art Differently (Proposal for a Visual Arts Streaming App)
Leveraging the open access to high resolution images of artworks from museums and galleries, as well as the growth of the media streaming market, iMuseo is a streaming platform for visual arts. By creating a platform that ...
Approximate Robust Optimization for the Connected Facility Location Problem
In this paper we consider the Robust Connected Facility Location (ConFL) problem within the robust discrete optimization framework introduced by Bertsimas and Sim (2003). We propose an Approximate Robust Optimization (ARO) ...
Una Mulzac, Black Women Booksellers, and Pan-Africanism
Una Mulzac wanted to make a career for herself in the literary world. It was the early 1960s, and the most common way of breaking into publishing was to secure an entry-level position at a major press in Manhattan. Mulzac ...
The impact of internal control weaknesses on firms' cash policies
We study the association between firms' Section 302 and Section 404 internal control weaknesses and these firms' cash-to-cash flow sensitivities. We also examine whether the presence of the internal control weaknesses ...
Designing for the Elderly User: Internet Safety Training
The following qualitative study examines the usability of a custom-designed Internet safety tutorial, targeted at elderly individuals who use the Internet regularly, for effectively conveying critical information regarding ...
Trump’s Appeal to Black America is Ludicrous — But that Doesn’t Mean Obama was our Savior
Trump’s appeal to black America is ludicrous — but that doesn’t mean Obama was our savior. Trump’s choice of Don King as a black surrogate is insulting — and we don’t need him to tell us Obama is imperfect.
Academy Forum: Continuing the Message of the Roper Victim Assistance Academy
(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 ...
With the rise and fall of Tiger Woods, the sport of golf has been in a critical juncture where it needs to find innovate ways to not only maintain interest but increase participation in the game. This paper is a brief ...
Moving Metadata Forward with BIBFRAME: An Interview with Rebecca Guenther
In November 2015, Margaret Dull interviewed Rebecca Guenther, metadata consultant, educator, and former senior networking and standards specialist at the Library of Congress. Guenther shared her views on developing metadata ...
Reclaiming Thanksgiving: How I Learned to Embrace a Holiday That Represents Everything I'm Against
Social context is interesting. A few years back, I had a white coworker who viewed Thanksgiving as a holiday that all Americans should proudly celebrate, even the Native ones. To her, it was more than a time for family ...