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Midwife And Mother: Maternal Metaphors In The Composition Classroom, Cynthia Britt Dec 2003

Midwife And Mother: Maternal Metaphors In The Composition Classroom, Cynthia Britt

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

This study examines the maternal metaphors of midwife and mother used to describe instructors and teaching practices in the composition classroom. In the introduction the author describes her interest in the topic based on her own experiences as a mother and as a beginning composition instructor. The paper explains the initiation of the metaphors, what the metaphors and maternal pedagogy mean in terms of classroom practices and philosophies, criticisms of maternal practices, and the relevancy and legitimacy of the metaphors and maternal pedagogy in classrooms today. Section one explores the development of the metaphors to describe composition teachers related to ...


Ua11/1 Echo, December, Wku Public Affairs Dec 2003

Ua11/1 Echo, December, Wku Public Affairs

WKU Archives Records

A born digital magazine once delivered over the internet was a continuation of the Echo publication.


Ua3/9/5 Veterans Day Rotc Ceremony, Wku President's Office Nov 2003

Ua3/9/5 Veterans Day Rotc Ceremony, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Speech delivered by WKU president Gary Ransdell at the 2003 WKU Veterans Day ROTC ceremony.


Ua35/1 Doers & Deeds, Volume 2, Issue 2, Wku Provost Nov 2003

Ua35/1 Doers & Deeds, Volume 2, Issue 2, Wku Provost

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by the WKU Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs to highlight the activities of faculty, staff and alumni.


Ua11/1 Echo, November, Wku Public Affairs Nov 2003

Ua11/1 Echo, November, Wku Public Affairs

WKU Archives Records

A born digital magazine once delivered over the internet was a continuation of the Echo publication.


Ua1b5 New Faculty 2003-2004, Western Kentucky University Oct 2003

Ua1b5 New Faculty 2003-2004, Western Kentucky University

WKU Archives Records

List of new WKU faculty.


Newsletter For The College Of Education And Behavioral Sciences, Fall 2003, College Of Education And Behavioral Sciences At Wku Oct 2003

Newsletter For The College Of Education And Behavioral Sciences, Fall 2003, College Of Education And Behavioral Sciences At Wku

College of Education and Behavioral Sciences Publications

No abstract provided.


The Western Scholar, Editors Oct 2003

The Western Scholar, Editors

WKU Scholar

No abstract provided.


Ua35/1 Doers & Deeds, Wku Provost Oct 2003

Ua35/1 Doers & Deeds, Wku Provost

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by the WKU Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs to highlight the activities of faculty, staff and alumni.


Ua68/8/1 History Alumni Newsletter, Wku History Oct 2003

Ua68/8/1 History Alumni Newsletter, Wku History

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by the WKU History Department regarding activities in the department, students and alumni.


Ua66/5 Newsletter, Wku Agriculture Oct 2003

Ua66/5 Newsletter, Wku Agriculture

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by WKU Agriculture Department re: faculty/staff, students/alumni, student organizations and clubs and donors.


Ua77/1 Alumni, Wku Alumni Relations Oct 2003

Ua77/1 Alumni, Wku Alumni Relations

WKU Archives Records

WKU's alumni magazine. Contents:

  • Ransdell, Gary. Fellow Alumni: Thank You!
  • 3 New Regents Join WKU Board
  • Forensic Team Makes Unprecedented Sweep
  • Darrin Horn Returns to Alma Mater as Coach
  • Campus Safety Task Force
  • Victory 2003
  • Endowed Faculty Positions
  • Alumna Left $3.5 Million to WKU for Scholarships – Mary Hutto
  • Bucks for Brains
  • Hattie L. Preston Intramural Sports Complex
  • WKU Dedicates Guthrie Bell Tower, Celebrates Freedom
  • Campus Beautification an Important Goal for Campaign
  • Campaign Timeline
  • More Than $5 Million in Private Gifts Support Western’s Engineering Program
  • Gifted Studies
  • Other Innovative Programs at WKU
  • The Legacy of the Campaign - Honor ...


Ua11/1 Echo, October, Wku Public Affairs Oct 2003

Ua11/1 Echo, October, Wku Public Affairs

WKU Archives Records

A born digital magazine once delivered over the internet was a continuation of the Echo publication.


Ua66/1/5 Applied Research & Technology Program Newsletter, Issue 2, Wku Applied Research & Technology Program Oct 2003

Ua66/1/5 Applied Research & Technology Program Newsletter, Issue 2, Wku Applied Research & Technology Program

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about the Applied Research & Technology Program.


Ua3/9/5 Speech To The Kentucky/Tennessee Section Of The American Water Works Association, Wku President's Office Oct 2003

Ua3/9/5 Speech To The Kentucky/Tennessee Section Of The American Water Works Association, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Speech delivered by WKU president Gary Ransdell regarding the WKU Center for Water Resource Studies, WKU's Technical Assistance Center for Wastewater and the Circuit Rider Program.


Ua25/2 25 Year Club Recognition Banquet, Wku Human Resources Sep 2003

Ua25/2 25 Year Club Recognition Banquet, Wku Human Resources

WKU Archives Records

Program for 25 year service awards banquet with list of recipients.


Ua66/1/5 Applied Research & Technology Program Newsletter, Issue 1, Wku Applied Research & Technology Program Sep 2003

Ua66/1/5 Applied Research & Technology Program Newsletter, Issue 1, Wku Applied Research & Technology Program

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by and about the Applied Research & Technology Program.


Ua3/9/5 Two Major Announcements, Wku President's Office Sep 2003

Ua3/9/5 Two Major Announcements, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Talking points used by WKU president Gary Ransdell during press conference announcing William McCormack endowed professorships in Ogden College and the success of the Investing in the Spirit capital campaign.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Sep 2003

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding CCAO/SCOPE, faculty off-load, graduate programs, retreat, classroom utilization, American diploma project and surveys.


Ua35/1 Doers & Deeds, Volume 2, Issue 1, Wku Provost Sep 2003

Ua35/1 Doers & Deeds, Volume 2, Issue 1, Wku Provost

WKU Archives Records

Newsletter created by the WKU Provost & Vice President of Academic Affairs to highlight the activities of faculty, staff and alumni.


Ua11/1 Echo, September, Wku Public Affairs Sep 2003

Ua11/1 Echo, September, Wku Public Affairs

WKU Archives Records

A born digital magazine once delivered over the internet was a continuation of the Echo publication.


Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans Aug 2003

Meeting Minutes, Wku Council Of Academic Deans

Council of Academic Deans

Meeting regarding evaluations, travel, enrollment, academic calendar, development, marketing and family medical leave act.


Ua3/9/5 Faculty/Staff Convocation, Wku President's Office Aug 2003

Ua3/9/5 Faculty/Staff Convocation, Wku President's Office

WKU Archives Records

Speech delivered by WKU president Gary Ransdell at fall convocation. He discusses the Challenging the Spirit strategic plan, achievements, diversity, affirmative action, accessibility, accreditation and WKU's centennial.


Higher Education And The Public, Private And Non-Profit Sectors: Equal Partners In Promoting Regional Economic Development, Aaron W. Hughey Aug 2003

Higher Education And The Public, Private And Non-Profit Sectors: Equal Partners In Promoting Regional Economic Development, Aaron W. Hughey

Counseling & Student Affairs Faculty Publications

Institutions of higher education throughout the world are increasingly aware of the importance of working more systematically and productively with community and business leaders in order to create better local economies and, ultimately, better societies. This article presents an overview of how colleges and universities can assist with the identification and implementation of specific strategies for enhancing the economic development of the regions in which they are located. Also included is a discussion of the emerging advantages associated with developing these kinds of collaborative partnerships, as well as a brief overview of the major approaches to regional economic development.


Predicting Student Success In The Introduction To Animal Science Course At Western Kentucky University, Margaret Zoglmann Aug 2003

Predicting Student Success In The Introduction To Animal Science Course At Western Kentucky University, Margaret Zoglmann

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

Student predictors may be useful to universities in determining students' future success in college courses. The students enrolled in Introduction to Animal Science (ANSC 140) at Western Kentucky University participated in the study. The students completed identical subjective and objective assessments at the beginning and the end of the semester they were enrolled in the course. Students ranked their knowledge of course matter on a scale of 1 to 100 for each of the 49 course outcomes. Additionally, students completed a demographic survey at the beginning of the course. The final student knowledge assessment tool was a 50 question multiple-choice ...


The Effects Of Instruction And Strategy Implementation On Increasing Mathematics Computation Skills For Students With Learning Problems: A Meta-Analysis, Natalie Roehm Aug 2003

The Effects Of Instruction And Strategy Implementation On Increasing Mathematics Computation Skills For Students With Learning Problems: A Meta-Analysis, Natalie Roehm

Masters Theses & Specialist Projects

It is well known by educators and researchers that students with a Specific Learning Disability (SLD) often do not make adequate progress when using traditional instructional methods (Whinnery & Stecker, 1992). Therefore, teachers must experiment with different techniques in order to help these students succeed. Many educational models and interventions have been introduced recently in an effort to help increase the level of math performance of at-risk and SLD students. The current metaanalysis study was conducted to determine the effects of instruction and strategy implementation on increasing mathematics and computation skills for students with learning problems and Specific Learning Disabilities. The ...


Ua11/1 Echo, August, Wku Public Affairs Aug 2003

Ua11/1 Echo, August, Wku Public Affairs

WKU Archives Records

A born digital magazine once delivered over the internet was a continuation of the Echo publication.


Downing, Dero Goodman, 1921-2011 (Sc 1373), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Aug 2003

Downing, Dero Goodman, 1921-2011 (Sc 1373), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Small Collection 1373. Letters written by Dero G. Downing as a Western Kentucky University student, Bowling Green, Kentucky, 1942, and as a Navy officer, 1944- 1945, to his parents, Horse Cave, Kentucky and Dunbar, West Virginia. Discusses events as a member of WKU's basketball team that played in NCAA tournament. Includes some news of his naval life.


Ua9 Investing In The Spirit, Wku Development & Alumni Relations Jul 2003

Ua9 Investing In The Spirit, Wku Development & Alumni Relations

WKU Archives Records

Development office newsletter regarding donors and donations to Western Kentucky University.


Looking Back: Rules And Regulations For School Libraries, 1910, Jonathan Jeffrey Jul 2003

Looking Back: Rules And Regulations For School Libraries, 1910, Jonathan Jeffrey

DLSC Faculty and Staff Publications

No abstract provided.