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The Effect Of Gender And Racial Stereotypes And Education-Related Beliefs On The Academic And Social Identity Development Of Urban African American Girls, Wanda Marie Shealey Jan 2018

The Effect Of Gender And Racial Stereotypes And Education-Related Beliefs On The Academic And Social Identity Development Of Urban African American Girls, Wanda Marie Shealey

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This qualitative, ethnographic study explores various tensions and struggles around gender and racial stereotypes that three urban teenage African American girls encounter as they try to develop a sense of oneself as an individual and in relation to the world. The purpose of this study was to explore Black high school girls’ experiences in a predominately urban public school in the Midwest. This study is guided by the following research question: In what way do gender and racial bias contribute to the self-perception of African American adolescent girls? Interrogating the multiple standpoints that inform African American female identity and how ...


Back To Africa In The 21st Century: The Cultural Reconnection Experiences Of African American Women, Marcia Tate Arunga Jan 2017

Back To Africa In The 21st Century: The Cultural Reconnection Experiences Of African American Women, Marcia Tate Arunga

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The purpose of this study is to examine the lived experiences of 18 African American women who went to Kenya, East Africa as part of a Cultural Reconnection delegation. A qualitative narrative inquiry method was used for data collection. This was an optimal approach to honoring the authentic voices of African American women. Eighteen African American women shared their stories, revelations, feelings and thoughts on reconnecting in their ancestral homeland of Africa. The literature discussed includes diasporic returns as a subject of study, barriers to the return including the causes of historic trauma, and how Black women as culture bearers ...


Anna Julia Cooper: A Quintessential Leader, Janice Y. Ferguson Jan 2015

Anna Julia Cooper: A Quintessential Leader, Janice Y. Ferguson

Dissertations & Theses

This study is a leadership biography which provides, through the lens of Black feminist thought, an alternative view and understanding of the leadership of Black women. Specifically, this analysis highlights ways in which Black women, frequently not identified by the dominant society as leaders, have and can become leaders. Lessons are drawn from the life of Anna Julia Cooper that provides new insights in leadership that heretofore were not evident. Additionally, this research offers provocative recommendations that provide a different perspective of what leadership is among Black women and how that kind of leadership can inform the canon of leadership ...


A Portrayal Of The Work Life Of Tenured African-American Female Faculty Working Within Historically White, Public Institutions Of Higher Education In Virginia, Carol A. Wilson Dec 1998

A Portrayal Of The Work Life Of Tenured African-American Female Faculty Working Within Historically White, Public Institutions Of Higher Education In Virginia, Carol A. Wilson

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The purpose of this study was to portray the experiences of African-American tenured female faculty employed within Historically White, public institutions of higher education in Virginia. This study is a portrait of the career paths, teaching experiences, institutional experiences, community and personal activities, work life, and the future of African-Americans. The study focused on personal experiences and provided a grounded recording for other African-American female faculty members employed within comparable institutions of higher education. The interviews also addressed educational preparation, mentoring, expectations, frustrations, difficulties, cultural and collegial experiences. Participants' audio taped responses were transcribed. Similarities that evolved from the discussions ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 70, No. 12, Wku Student Affairs Oct 1994

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 70, No. 12, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Ang, Dawn. Thomas Meredith’s Trip Abroad Raises Questions
  • Cecil, Jill. Regents Tackle Education Lessons
  • Good, Epha. Travis Tritt & Treat: 10K Festival Ends – Concerts, Entertainment
  • Nations, Jeff. Runners Finish Despite Injuries – Bowling Green 10K Classic
  • Two Sigma Chi’s Injured in Fight – Derek Helm, Brett Howell
  • Budget Group Meets Tomorrow – Regents
  • Sophomore Dies Friday in Wreck – Jason Mitz
  • Curtis, Stacy. Editorial Cartoon Student Government Association Out of Time
  • Stelzer, Kim. Don’t Be Fooled By Extremists – Gender Bias
  • Carter, Carl & Linda Carter – Stacy Curtis Comics ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 68, No. 45, Wku Student Affairs Mar 1993

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 68, No. 45, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Good, Epha. Yet Another Budget Cut is Looming
  • Broadbent, Stephanie. Faculty Senate Wants More Progress – Budget
  • Gagliardi, Melissa. Spring Break: Students Feel Blizzard’s Bite – Winter, Snow
  • Good, Epha. Fraternity Pranks Involve Goat Heads, Firecrackers, Fun – Delta Tau Delta, Sigma Alpha Epsilon, Kappa Alpha, Sigma Phi Epsilon, Sigma Chi
  • Vaughn, Beth, et al. Country Music Still Popular at Western
  • Sweeten-Garner, Lena. Women Restricted by Dangerous Society
  • Hofmann, Martin. Editorial Cartoon WKU Atlas Holding NCAA World
  • Brown, Larry. Homosexuality Forum for Everyone – Lambda Society, Gays, Lesbians ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 66, No. 53, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1991

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 66, No. 53, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Armes, Anya. Dan Knowles Accused of Smear Campaign – Associated Student Government
  • Stewart, Nikita. Alex Haley’s Roots Fill His Speech
  • Tatum, Doug. Louis Marciani Starting New Era at Western – Athletics
  • Journalism Convention This Weekend – Society of Professional Journalists
  • Robert Penn Warren Brunch This Month
  • Clingerman, Ann. Video Theft Carries Penalty
  • Stewart, Nikita. Backstage Chaotic at Pageant – Miss Black Western
  • Thomas Meredith Should Continue Support of Free Press
  • Quire, Jeff. Editorial Cartoon Thomas Meredith & the First Amendment
  • Cesler, James. Video Insensitive – Racism
  • Carter, Darla. Adults Set ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 65, No. 26, Wku Student Affairs Nov 1989

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 65, No. 26, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Bricking, Tanya. Second Athletic Report Tells Different Story – Football
  • Green, Travis. Alcohol at Niteclass, in Dorms Discussed
  • Parker, Phillip. Special Bowlers Battle in Olympics – Special Olympics
  • Jones, Angie. Twenty Take Chance on Hunger at Banquet – Newman Center
  • Students Arrested on Drug Charges
  • National Service Lets Students Complain About Teachers – Accuracy in Academics
  • Industrial Technology Wants Departmental Standards Lowered
  • Howard, Laura. Dog’s Death Spurs Protest About Police – Joe Gerard
  • Proposed Historic Preservation Board Has Too Much to Say
  • Chattin, John. Editorial Cartoon Historic Preservation Board ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 63, No. 55, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1988

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 63, No. 55, Wku Student Affairs

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WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Turner, Todd. Regents May Be Added
  • Stevenson, Cindy. United Campuses to Prevent Nuclear War Protests GE Corporation – UCAM
  • Crowning Around – Michelle Bachelor, Miss Black Western
  • Pack, Todd. President Kern Alexander Often Failed to Inform Others in State About Proposals
  • Albrecht, Dana. Best Move Was To Challenge the University to Move Forward – Kern Alexander
  • Albrecht, Dana. Faculty Want to Help in Search – Faculty Senate
  • Hudgins, Anastasia. Roles of Women to be Studied – Women’s Studies
  • Master’s in Health Administration Approved
  • Open Forum Closed Out Some ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 63, No. 54, Wku Student Affairs Apr 1988

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 63, No. 54, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. This issue contains articles:

  • Underwood, Jennifer. Paul Cook Favored as Inside Candidate for President
  • Albrecht, Dana. President Kern Alexander Leaving Takes Edge Off Faculty Senate Forum
  • Dunham, John. Out for Blood – Greek Week blood drive
  • Murphy, Nancy. Thinning Ozone Means Stronger Rays, More Dangerous Tanning
  • Fullen, Rebecca. Splash Bash Makes Splash in Third Year – Greek Week
  • Budget Fills Some Western Needs
  • Owensboro Junior Kevin Ray Radford Pleads Guilty to Sexual Misconduct Charges
  • Klausnitzer, Dorren. Bruce Cambron Calls for New Election – Student Government Association
  • New Job Suits Kern Alexander and ...