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  • A dash of sophisticated analysis and a large dose of honest effort goes a long way in college. The following articles are all a product of a semester long research assignment designed to introduce students to University culture, the role of the library, and basic information literacy skills. These articles are the culmination of this work. Nice work authors!

nuclear power

abstract In 1932, James Chadwick discovered the neutron, which was immediately recognized as a potential tool for nuclear experimentation because of its lack of an electric charge. Experimentation with bombardment of materials with neutrons led Frédéric and Irène Joliot-Curie to discover induced radoactivity in 1934, which allowed the creation of radium-like elements at much less … Continue reading

Keys to the Success of Business

Abstract I’m conducting this blog because one day I would like to become an entrepreneur, I want to evaluate my goals, stay focus and see people’s steps on how to achieve becoming an entrepreneur. I want to find out more about entrepreneurs and how they conduct business. I will meet my objectives by doing research, … Continue reading

Bobby’s golden harvest

Abstract I am doing my research is to find the best way to farm, and by doing so find the easiest way to make a profit. Look at what crops I should grow and what kind of livestock to rise. Also in my research I will find out whether or not I will farm organically … Continue reading

What is global warming?

What to know Global warming is when the earth heats up.  It happens when greenhouse gases trap heat and light from the sun in the earth’s atmosphere, which increases the temperature.  This hurts many people, animals, and plants.  Many cannot take the change, so they die. The greenhouse effect is when the temperature rises because … Continue reading

Cheating the System

Abstract: My research topic is illegal immigration and its negative effects on the United States economy.  The goal of this research is to show how big and dire the illegal immigration problem has become and how it not only affects or parents who pay taxes but how it will affect us.  Research shows that there … Continue reading

Listen to your Dreams

Abstract  Dream therapy is a good research topic because it’s something everyone does, yet knows very little about. I wanted to do my research on dreams for the purpose of letting people know what dream therapy is about, and what kind of emotions they feel when they dream. My goal was to provide a better … Continue reading

Fashion Communication

                Abstract I am doing a research project on fashion communication. My reason for conducting this research is to show that fashion choice is more than what you wear, but it can also communicate sex, geographical location, social status, and the way an individual lives their day-to-day life.  I will give examples by citing articles … Continue reading

Posters Persuading Voters

Is the 21 Ordinance a Good Idea?

Abstract In the research that I did I found many interesting things. I found that many people in the community have their opinions on the ordinance. Many of the students are opposed to the ordinance because they feel it is taking away the “college experience”. Also many students think they can drink one way or … Continue reading

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Fraternity Hazing!

ABSTRACT Fraternities are very important to people. It brings together long-life friendships, bonds, great memories, and connections with the work force etc. So many students join fraternities when they first come to college because it opens up their social life and brings something new to the table. While some others join just to be down … Continue reading

Foster Care: Need to Knows for Potential Foster Families

Abstract             Growing up my family provided a home to nearly twenty-five foster children. It was something I grew up with. I never asked why we did it but I know it was a great experience for me. Deciding to be a foster family is a big decision and I wanted to put together some … Continue reading

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