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(Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2010)
Foreword from the Editor by Jessica J. Schmidt p. II - Chocolate by Kelley McDaniel (Editor’s Choice) p. 45 - Stress by Jeremy Dorn p. 83 - Caught by Dustin E. Hall p. 92 - Loon Lake by Jenny Draper p. 3 - The ...
The Role of Stress Response Factors in the Development and Stress Resistance of the Zebrafish, Danio rerio
Cells respond to physiological and chemical insults by the upregulation and activation of the stress response. This response, also termed the heat shock response, is largely governed by heat shock factors (HSFs), which in ...
The Effects of Select Herbicides on Biological Soil Crust in Shrub Steppe Areas of the Columbia Basin, Washington
The effects of herbicides used on arid lands in the Columbia Basin, Washington State on components of biological soil crusts (BSCs) were investigated. Active ingredients in the herbicides investigated were two synthetic ...
COMPLEX CHILDHOOD TRAUMA AND SCHOOL RESPONSES: A CASE STUDY OF THE IMPACT OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ONE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
COMPLEX CHILDHOOD TRAUMA AND SCHOOL RESPONSES: A CASE STUDY OF THE IMPACT OF PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT IN ONE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL Abstract by Terrie A. VanderWegen, Ed.D. Washington State University July 2013 Chair: ...
Redesigning Comprehensive Library Tutorials: Theoretical Considerations, Multimedia Enhancements and Assessment Activities Incorporated
(Reference and User Services Quarterly, 2014)
When the Washington State University Library Instruction Team undertook a complete redesign of its two most central online tutorials, the task to incorporate multimedia challenged us to adopt newer pedagogical models into ...
Information Literacy Instruction and Assessment in an Honors College Science Fundamentals Course
(College and Research Libraries, 2011)
The Washington State University Honors College course, UH 290, “Science as a Way of Knowing,” engages freshmen in scientific inquiry and scholarly literature research. The UH 290 instructor, a learning design consultant, ...
Assessing and refining group take-home exams as authentic, effective learning experiences
(Journal of College Science Teaching, 2015)
The learning goals of an honors course, “Science as a Way of Knowing,” include critical thinking, scientific literacy, quantitative reasoning, communication, and teamwork. As a direct measure of student attainment of these ...
Drop-in Hydrogen Refueling Station
(DOE Fuel Cell Technologies Office Webinar, 2014-11-06)
This presentation describes Washington State University's winning bid in the Hydrogen Student Design Contest, 2014. Students designed a low-cost, low-maintenance hydrogen fueling station module suitable for mass production.
Bio-renewable precursor fibers from lignin/polylactide blends for conversion to carbon fibers
Lignin, a highly aromatic biopolymer extracted as a coproduct of wood pulping, was investigated as a suitable precursor for carbon fibers. Lignin was chemically modified and blended with poly(lactic acid) (PLA) biopolymer ...
Investigating DNA Methylation Dynamics with Transgenic LINE-1 Mouse Models
The mouse and human genomes are saturated with retrotransposons or repetitive elements. While most repetitive elements cannot mobilize by themselves, a specific class of retrotransposon, Long Interspersed Element Type 1 ...