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Women and Feminism in Higher Education Scholarship: An Analysis of Three Core Journals
(The Journal of Higher Education, 2006)
Today, more women than ever before are active participants in higher education. For example, more than 50% of all undergraduate students are women and the numbers of women graduate, professional, and doctoral-degree ...
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2016)
A football star reared on the plains of Oklahoma to value toughness, hard work and competitiveness, True Son Barry Odom takes over the controls at Mizzou.
An early route to college
Can you save enough for your child's education? In a word, yes. Don't panic. Get off to a smart start. Stay on course and reap the rewards. Time is on your side.
A Nonlinear IV Likelihood-Based Rank Test for Multivariate Time Series and Long Panels
(Berkeley Electronic Press, 2010)
A test for the rank of a vector error correction model (VECM) or panel VECM based on the well-known trace test is proposed. The proposed test employs instrumental variables (IV's)generated by a class of nonlinear functions ...
(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2007-10)
This issue of eMedRef provides information to clinicians on the pathophysiology, diagnosis, and therapeutics of anorexia nervosa.
Wry Comment From the Outback: Songs of Protest From the Niua Islands, Tonga
began to understand how the colonized people of these islands made use of songs to speak ruefully about the hardships of their lives and to assert their independence of thought in the face of political and economic rule from the south. In formal Tongan...
Deriving Enrollment Management Scores from ACT Data
(IR Applications, 2008-11)
This study is an investigation of the derivation of scores that predict whether or not prospective first-time freshmen will apply or will enroll and whether or not firsttime freshman enrollees will graduate using data from ...
The Clustering of Organizational Innovation: Developing Governance Models for Vertical Integration
(International Food and Agribusiness Management Association, 2008)
This case explores a cluster of firms that emerged sharing a particular ownership structure. Typically, clusters are thought of as interrelated firms that produce similar products and services. However, we document the ...
The seamless life
In his personal essay, Robert H. Williams, AB '58 chronicles his journey to, and through, MU, along with the lessons he learned along the way. (Supplied by cataloger)...
Cost and Consequences of Sedentary Living: New Battleground for an Old Enemy
The purpose of this review is to update our earlier review by itemizing, as best we can, the costs and consequences of sedentary living, and thus provide cost reasons to fight a war against sedentary lifestyles.
When the bugs are stronger than the drugs
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2002)
As bacteria become increasingly resistant to antibiotics, what can we do?
Identification of secondary science teachers' preconceptions related to avian influenza
(National Association for Research in Science Teaching, 2009)
How secondary science teachers understand infectious disease and disease transmission has an important impact on the public. This study analyzed the conceptions of ten secondary science teacher participants in the Maps in Medicine Institute...
Organizational Immersion and Diagnosis: The Work of Harry Levinson
(Karnac Books Ltd., 2003)
In the following, I present readers with an overview of Harry Levinson's contributions to psychoanalytic organization psychology. Then, I share excerpts from an interview conducted with him in August 2002 during the American ...
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2003)
Many great teachers have spun their tales into the book we call Mizzou. Alumni have indelible memories of their best professors, but it is easier to point to outstanding teaching than to define it. Here are five teachers ...
What is the recommended workup for a man with a first UTI?
(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2007-08)
Obtain a urine culture in all men with suspected urinary tract infection (UTI), to reliably diagnose an infection (strength of recommendation [SOR]: C). For further evaluation, ultrasonography with abdominal radiography ...
Does group prenatal care improve pregnancy outcomes?
(Family Physicians Inquiries Network, 2009-07)
It may decrease preterm births, especially among higher-risk women—minority women, women of low socioeconomic status, and adolescents (strength of recommendation [SOR]: B, 1 randomized, controlled trial [RCT] and 1 matched ...
Big Ben beckons
Journalism interns learn London media.
The man from Missouri
This story covers Donald Dawson and Sarah McClendon, MU alumnus who played major parts in President Harry Truman's campagin and presidency. (Supplied by cataloger)...
Doors to Discovery
(MU Alumni Association, University of Missouri, 2006)
Some of Mizzou's researchers tackle topics in the lab, in the library, in the field - just about anywhere. And they're just freshmen.