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DESEGREGATION AT KANSAS CITY’S CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL: ILLUMINATING THE AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENT EXPERIENCE THROUGH ORAL HISTORY
Central High School, the oldest high school in Kansas City, serves as an example of how radically education in Kansas City, Missouri, has changed over the course of the last 150 years. Beginning as part of Kansas City, Missouri’s, segregated public...
Gravitational ionization: periodic orbits of binary systems perturbed by gravitational radiation.
The long term perturbation of a Newtonian binary system by an incident gravitational wave is discussed in connection with the issue of gravitational ionization. The periodic orbits of the planar tidal equation are investigated ...
A fiber-optic confocal scanner for scattering tissue
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
Confocal microscopy has become an important diagnostic tool in examining scattering tissues. The high resolution of confocal microscopy and its optical sectioning capabilities lend itself as a desirable modality in examining ...
Missouri alumnus, volume 078, number 02 (1990 Winter)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1990)
Spanning the years : civil engineering the Rolla way
(University of Missouri Printing Services, 1986)
"Written So You Can Understand It": The process and people behind creating an issue of Popular Mechanics
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
At 112 years old, Popular Mechanics has one of the longest legacies in magazines. Looking at the editorial process, editor-in-chief Jim Meigs talks about what makes great science journalism at Popular Mechanics. He talks ...
Near field microwave imaging techniques for embedded object detection and shape reconstruction
(University of Missouri--Columbia, 2007)
A method for the detection, imaging and reconstruction of an embedded object through the application of a near field, frequency-synthesized microwave pulse is described. The work describes an alternate detection and ...
Cluster Winds Blow along Supercluster Axes
Within Abell galaxy clusters containing wide-angle tailed (WAT) radio sources, there is evidence of a `prevailing wind' which directs the WAT jets. We study the alignment of WAT jets and nearby clusters to test the idea ...
Graduate School degrees conferred, 1892-1948
(University of Missouri, 1949)
Missouri alumnus, volume 057, number 08 (1968 April)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1968)
Mizzou, volume 084, number 3 (1996 Spring)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1996)
Early-stage social ventures : resource acquisition, CEO selection, and impact investors
In this dissertation, I explore early-stage social ventures’ resource acquisition, the first CEO selection, as well as how funding foundations supporting early-stage social ventures overcome challenges emerge from the ...
Scholars on the sidelines : a phenomenological study of high-achieving elementary students in southwest Missouri
High-achieving students are those who enter the classroom ready and able to learn. They demonstrate their abilities by earning high grades in their coursework and by receiving high scores on standardized tests. The purpose ...
Missouri alumnus, volume 009, number 05 (1921 January)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 1921)
Will I Teach Evolution? A Multiple Case Study of Prospective Biology Teachers
The purpose of this multiple case study was to examine the impact of a biology-focused science methods course on prospective teachers' preparedness to teach evolution and to explore factors that influence their intentions ...
Mizzou, volume 097, number 3 (2009 spring)
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2009)