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Addressing financial literacy issues via board games
After studying abroad in Costa Rica and expanding my cross-cultural skills, I had an interest in expanding upon the initial business plan I created through my study abroad experience. From that experience, I came up with ...
Analysis of soil bacterial and fungal biomass and determination of soil microbial communities in four different landscapes on the SU campus
Though they are small, microbial communities in the soil play a large role in global climate change through carbon sequestration. Prior research has indicated that atmospheric changes in carbon dioxide concentrations ...
Cleanliness, conservatism, and climate change: The effects of reminders of physical cleansing on reactions toward climate change
A 2011 study demonstrated that the mere reminder of physical cleansing (through the presence of hand sanitizer) is enough to induce greater conservatism among individuals. It was attempted to replicate this study and to ...
Gender in nursing: The effect of having a male nurse on the attitudes of patients
Our culture puts a significant amount of focus on discrimination towards females in the workforce, which is important because women historically have been treated as inferior to men and unfortunately that attitude has yet ...
In the wake of heroes
The "veiled violence" of capitalist agriculture
Imagine you are a Mexican undocumented migrant trying to cross the Arizona desert in 122-degree heat. The hot sun blares on your back as you constantly scan your surroundings as you walk, trying to avoid snakes, ...
Cerebral palsy and the biopsychosocial model: Finding a comprehensive solution
This paper examines the relationship between the biopsychosocial model and cerebral palsy. Using the biopsychosocial model, the symptoms, prevalence, etiology, and management of cerebral palsy will all be examined under ...