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Continuous Streams With Episodic Communication, Lauren Groeper, Emilie Lee, Hassanein Ahmed, Alec Siglin, Anthony Sudarmawan, Andrea Bunting, Bryan Hill, Jeremy McDaniel, Hillary Block, Kaitlin Davies, Andrew Ewing, David Clayton, Miranda Nielson 2010 University of Iowa

Continuous Streams With Episodic Communication, Lauren Groeper, Emilie Lee, Hassanein Ahmed, Alec Siglin, Anthony Sudarmawan, Andrea Bunting, Bryan Hill, Jeremy Mcdaniel, Hillary Block, Kaitlin Davies, Andrew Ewing, David Clayton, Miranda Nielson

G. R. Boynton's New Media and Politics

Each group researched a different topic and the topics included Obama, Afghanistan, Karzai, Afghanistan-Corruption, and Obama-Afghanistan. We are looking to compare volume, overlap, and communication practices.


Peruvians In The United States 1980—2008, Laird Bergad 2010 Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Peruvians In The United States 1980—2008, Laird Bergad

Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Introduction: This report examines demographic and socioeconomic factors concerning Peruvians in the United States between 1980 and 2008.

Methods: Data on Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, reorganized for public use by the Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota, IPUMSusa. Cases in the dataset were weighted and analyzed to produce population estimates.

Results: The Peruvian population of the U.S. increased dramatically between 1980 and 2008 from about 70,000 to over 550,000 people. Migration increased in each decade and there is no reason to believe that migration ...


Demographic, Economic And Social Transformations In Bronx Community District 4: High Bridge, Concourse And Mount Eden, 1990 - 2008, Astrid Rodríguez 2010 Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Demographic, Economic And Social Transformations In Bronx Community District 4: High Bridge, Concourse And Mount Eden, 1990 - 2008, Astrid Rodríguez

Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Introduction: This report analyzes demographic and socioeconomic characteristics among the five largest Latino nationality groups during 1990-2008 in the NYC Community District 4 of the borough of the Bronx, which comprises the neighborhoods of High Bridge, Concourse and Mount Eden.

Methods: Data on Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, reorganized for public use by the Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota, IPUMSusa. Cases in the dataset were weighted and analyzed to produce population estimates.

Results: Dominicans are the largest Latino subgroup in the Bronx’s Community District 4, accounting ...


Model Citizen: Exploring The Portrayal Of Unconventional Models On Television Shows In Relation To Women's Self Image, Nicole Jenelle James 2010 Governors State University

Model Citizen: Exploring The Portrayal Of Unconventional Models On Television Shows In Relation To Women's Self Image, Nicole Jenelle James

All Capstone Projects

According to the renowned Mayo Clinic, having a low self-image can lead people to suffer harmful: physical, emotional, and behavioral consequences. Much of women’s selfimage is reliant on comparing themselves to the media’s perception of beauty. In an effort to bolster American women’s self-esteem, a workshop is proposed to explore the relation between portrayal of unconventional models on television shows and women’s/viewer’s self-image.


Citizen Journalism And Hyperlocal Media: Building Your Brand, Andrew H. Wheeler 2010 Governors State University

Citizen Journalism And Hyperlocal Media: Building Your Brand, Andrew H. Wheeler

All Capstone Projects

A strong brand drives revenue, especially in local markets. As it has been documented, a strong brand needs credibility and trust to be conveyed to the consumer. The purpose of the following workshop design is to provide the ethical, journalistic, packaging, writing, technical, and other brand-impacting skills to potential media contributors, and also to provide the basic understanding of how to market and cobrand content with other media outlets.


Public Health Insurance Utilization In New York City, 2008, Rachael Varra 2010 Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Public Health Insurance Utilization In New York City, 2008, Rachael Varra

Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Introduction: This study examines demographic and socioeconomic factors of racial/ethnic groups in New York City between as of 2008 – particularly the utilization of public health insurance (PHI) benefits.

Methods: Data on Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, reorganized for public use by the Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota, IPUMSusa. Cases in the dataset were weighted and analyzed to produce population estimates.

Results: Of the 25% of New Yorkers receiving PHI in 2008, the absolute number of whites, blacks and Latinos receiving PHI was similar. However, greater proportions ...


The Colombian Population Of New York City 1990 — 2008, Haiwen Chu 2010 Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

The Colombian Population Of New York City 1990 — 2008, Haiwen Chu

Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Introduction: This study examines demographic and socioeconomic factors of racial/ethnic groups in New York City between 1990 and 2008 – particularly the Colombian population.

Methods: Data on Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, reorganized for public use by the Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota, IPUMSusa. Cases in the dataset were weighted and analyzed to produce population estimates.

Results: The Colombian population of New York City, which increased nearly 25% between 1990 and 2000, declined to 97,580 in 2008 from 109,710 in 2000, representing a decline of ...


Dominicans In New York City 1990—2008, Howard Caro-López, Laura Limonic 2010 Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Dominicans In New York City 1990—2008, Howard Caro-López, Laura Limonic

Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Introduction: This report examines demographic and socioeconomic variables among different racial/ethnic groups in New York City between 1990 and 2008 – particularly the Dominican population.

Methods: Data on Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, reorganized for public use by the Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota, IPUMSusa. Cases in the dataset were weighted and analyzed to produce population estimates.

Results: Between 1990 and 2008 the Dominican population of New York City increased to become the second largest Latino national sub-group behind Puerto Ricans. The Dominican population grew by nearly ...


Puerto Ricans In The United States, 1900—2008: Demographic, Economic, And Social Aspects, Laird Bergad 2010 Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Puerto Ricans In The United States, 1900—2008: Demographic, Economic, And Social Aspects, Laird Bergad

Center for Latin American, Caribbean, and Latino Studies

Introduction: This report examines demographic and socioeconomic factors concerning Puerto Ricans in the United States between 1990 and 2008.

Methods: Data on Latinos and other racial/ethnic groups were obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, reorganized for public use by the Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota, IPUMSusa. Cases in the dataset were weighted and analyzed to produce population estimates.

Results: By 2008 there were as many Puerto Ricans living in the United States — about 4 million — as living in Puerto Rico. About two-thirds of all Puerto Ricans in the United States were born on the ...


Mcquade Messenger- Fall 2010, Merrimack College 2010 Merrimack College

Mcquade Messenger- Fall 2010, Merrimack College

McQuade Messenger

Triannual newsletter outlining the activities, events, hours, features, and resources available at McQuade Library. Fall 2010, 3 pages.


The Faculty Notebook, October 2010, Provost's Office 2010 Gettysburg College

The Faculty Notebook, October 2010, Provost's Office

Faculty Notebook

The Faculty Notebook is published periodically by the Office of the Provost at Gettysburg College to bring to the attention of the campus community accomplishments and activities of academic interest. Faculty are encouraged to submit materials for consideration for publication to the Associate Provost for Faculty Development. Copies of this publication are available at the Office of the Provost.


2010 October, Office of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University. 2010 Morehead State University

2010 October, Office Of Communications & Marketing, Morehead State University.

Morehead State Press Release Archives

Press releases for October of 2010.


Unlv / Brookings West: Intermountain West Region Regional Survey, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Brookings Institute 2010 University of Nevada Las Vegas

Unlv / Brookings West: Intermountain West Region Regional Survey, University Of Nevada Las Vegas, Brookings Institute

Brookings Mountain West Publications

The 2010 Intermountain West Public Opinion Survey documents responses from 2,000 residents of the Intermountain West (Arizona, Colorado, Idaho, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah). Gerstein | Agne Strategic Communications conducted the survey from August 23 – September 1, 2010. A minimum of 250 respondents for each state are included in the results for this survey. Respondents included 1,700 landline interviews and 300 cell phone interviews. Gerstein | Agne Strategic Communications provides strategic planning, communications, project management, and research services to a wide range of non-profit organizations, Fortune 500 companies, and candidates for elected office.

The survey includes an extensive series of ...


Acrl's Standards For Libraries In Higher Education: Academic Library Directors Weigh In, Patricia A. Iannuzzi, Jeanne M. Brown 2010 University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Acrl's Standards For Libraries In Higher Education: Academic Library Directors Weigh In, Patricia A. Iannuzzi, Jeanne M. Brown

Library Faculty Publications

ACRL Board of Directors approved the current ACRL Standards for Libraries in Higher Education in June 2004. In 2009, then-ACRL President Lori Goetsch charged a task force to review and revise these important standards.

To inform their work, the task force surveyed academic library directors in spring 2010 on their use of, and need for, the standards. This report is a snapshot of the results.


Connections Newsletter Fall 2010, 2010 University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Connections Newsletter Fall 2010

Connections Newsletter

No abstract provided.


The British Museum, Tom D. Sommer 2010 University of Nevada, Las Vegas

The British Museum, Tom D. Sommer

Library Faculty Publications

If you are interested in the history of Great Britain, then look no further than the British Museum Web site. The British Museum site is a portal into the collections of one of the great museums of the world, designed for all ages and levels of interest.


Strategic Planning For Sustaining User-Generated Content In Digital Collections, Cory K. Lampert, Su Kim Chung 2010 University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Strategic Planning For Sustaining User-Generated Content In Digital Collections, Cory K. Lampert, Su Kim Chung

Library Faculty Presentations

• Should there be an overarching philosophy for user-generated content in the organization?

• Who in the management or leadership determines this philosophy or guides the organization to come up with a shared vision?

•What technical considerations are there for these projects? Are there staff that need to be consulted for software choices and technical customization?

•Is there are point person for the project and does this person have the authority and appropriate expertise to moderate content and respond to user’s contributions?

•Should there be appropriate guidelines for communicating an institutions’ brand or message in these new venues?

•And ultimately, who ...


Advocating For Scholarship Through Open Access Journals, P. S. McMillen, Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, Randall L. Astramovich 2010 University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Advocating For Scholarship Through Open Access Journals, P. S. Mcmillen, Dale-Elizabeth Pehrsson, Randall L. Astramovich

Library Faculty Presentations

Overview of Open Access publishing: Pro’s and Con’s
Creating and managing an OA journal
Additional thoughts on the value of OA
Discussion and questions


Interview With Thomas G. Smith, Educational Filmmaker, Amanda Keeler 2010 Marquette University

Interview With Thomas G. Smith, Educational Filmmaker, Amanda Keeler

Communication Faculty Research and Publications

No abstract provided.


Re-Examining Our Vision For The Poor, Jeffrey S. Cook 2010 Cedarville University

Re-Examining Our Vision For The Poor, Jeffrey S. Cook

Biblical and Theological Studies Faculty Publications

No abstract provided.


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