Wed. February 15, 1pm – 4pm – drop in any time.
Readings & Refreshments
Posted by isulib on February 10, 2017
Wed. February 15, 1pm – 4pm – drop in any time.
Readings & Refreshments
Posted by isulib on February 3, 2017
Tuesday, February 7, 7pm in Library Events
The Library is also a co-sponsor.
Posted by isulib on January 18, 2017
Posted by isulib on December 6, 2016
Honors Poster Sessions Timetable
Students will be on hand during the times specified. All are welcome to attend.
Kelli Buchanan: Nursing shortage continues to be an increasing issue in the U.S.
Ben Downing: NSA: The breach of our civil liberties
Lauren Edwards: Prevention and treatment of overuse injuries in athletes
Cami Lee: Gluten sensitivity: A recognized disease or a trending medical fad?
Hannah Mauck: The correlation between Black Live Matter and police brutality
Kirstyn Quandt: The rise of corporate social responsibility
Samantha Memmer: What are the effects of myofascial release on patients?
Emilee Pemberton: Decreasing nosocomial infections in hospitals
Makenzie Roe: Analyzing how the mental health system interacts with the legal system in the United States
Olivia Smith: Vaccination efficiency
Loren Baran: The Disability Rights Movement: A literature review
Marissa Clifford: Nonviolence: How the movers and shakers of the movement left a lingering impact
Kaelynn Cox: Technology and its impact on our youth
Taylor Flahive: The impact of the health illiterate in America: Addressing the issue
Lauren Karcher: A comparative analysis of the U.S. healthcare system
Yahzmine Rodriguez: Looking to the East: South Korean influences in the success of Hyundai’s branding in America and abroad
Alyssa Schultz: The debate on chronic Lyme Disease
Rhagen Smith: Medication administration errors: Causes, effects and prevention
Brittany Vancil: Indiana’s teacher shortage: An analysis
Kathleen Ash: TBA
Benjamin Baumgartner: Energy sustainability
Matthew Barley: Bioavailability of Pb in urban soils in Terre Haute, Indiana
Matt Bly: Ancient ocean environmental changes off the Costa Rican margin between 18,000 and 480,000 years ago based on benthic foraminiferal ecology and assemblages
Briana Dickinson: Does Mental Illness Have an Impact on Crime?
Natalie Lewis: How does the vocabulary development of severely to profoundly hearing impaired children differ from that of their typically hearing peers?
Kelsey Patrick: Women in mathematics
Samara Shackelton: Legalizing prostitution: Benefitting victims, law enforcement, clients, and sex workers themselves
Jamia Wallace: African-American males in the prison system and social factors
Pierre Allen: Internet security
Leatha Dawson: A dose of optimism
Dana Hobbs: Neuroimaging techniques and their applications in trauma and mental illness
Shondalin Galloway: Bariatric surgeries: Issues with the bariatric system process
Luke Hollifield: The history and possible future of prosthetics
Devyn Mikell: #BlackLivesMatter: Unraveling the confusion
Terra Scharlach: Is exercise medicine?
Shane Varvil: Why is there a lack of minority coaches in both college and professional Football
Alexandria Whittington: How party affiliated news outlets use specific language to appeal to their viewers
Rheanna Wolfgang: Our system works, just doesn’t always work out
David Enteman: Replacement of fossil fuels with nuclear energy
Makenna Graham: The evolution of the female role in public accounting
Nicole Hostetter: Are there viable alternatives to chemotherapy?
Sarah Lindsay: The impact of music
Kyle Mullins: Heart and soul of the Bible: An analysis of Genesis and Matthew
Shannon Murphy: TBA
Alisha Pritchard: Standards-based grading
Mallory Reckerd: An evaluation of potential female performance in combat arms jobs and benefits of gender-integration
Leah Salmon: Connecting positive program evaluation results to increased nonprofit organizational efficacy to achieve fundraising goals
Madison Scott: Evolution in the portrayal of women in Spanish cinema
Bree Spangler: The troublesome R sound: An investigation into its complexity and treatment strategies
Kylie Adkins: Literary trends and suffering
Chelsey Bailey: Erin Oprea’s 4×4 Diet on Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle for a Happier You
Kelsey Darin: Impact of promotion in the Daily Fantasy Sports industry
Haley Hale: Hand gestures as unspoken language: origins, contexts, and social consequences
Meghan Mattingly: Animal-Assisted Therapy in the hospital setting
Alicia Moss: Crime prevention: What is successful?
Ashley Renner: Language barriers and their effect on client access to social services
Laura Renner: Prescription drug abuse among medical professionals
Autumn Sowers: Childhood health in America
Erika Smith: Analyzing acid mine drainage on an Indiana lake Using diatom sediment records
Nicholas Amor: Youth sports complex
Heather Scott: Aaron Copland: The composer of America
Kayla LaVigne: America’s biggest health concern: Obesity on the rise
Abigail Layer: Music for all: Providing an inclusive music experience for students with disabilities
Patricia Claire Lovell: TBA
Kelsey Clayton: Barbie: An inspiration
Adam Hoff: Is Iraq a failed state?
Jasmine Ortega: Glamorizing gore: Serial killers’ portrayal in the media
Sabrina Pendola: TBA
Kristi Sanders: The downfalls of mediated communication
Joe Seyforth: CrossFit: The Sport of Fitness
Nathaniel Shanklin: Relativistic effects of spacecraft with circumnavigating observers
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Posted by isulib on November 29, 2016
11am-7pm – Come anytime and browse the art works created by this semester’s Gender Studies 200 students.
Photos from Fall 2015 Show
Posted by isulib on November 10, 2016
2016 National Family Involvement Day Event: 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm in Library Events Area
Sponsored by Center for Global Engagement, the Office of Communications and Marketing, and ISU Cunningham Memorial Library
Potential participants: young children (i.e., 3 to 5 year olds) and their families
Program: literacy lessons, puppet shows, board games and more
Parking: No ISU parking permit is necessary after 5 pm on ISU campus.
Yong Joon Park, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dept. of Teaching and Learning, Bayh College of Education:
Over 30 Elementary & Special Education major and Early Childhood minor students and Yong Joon Park, associate professor in the department of teaching and learning, are hosting the event for Indiana State families and Terre Haute community members with 3-5 year old children.
The event will provide community members free education program for young children for the special day such as family involvement strategies, family picture taking, light snacks, literacy & math activities, board games, puppet shows and more!
Posted by isulib on October 27, 2016
Posted by isulib on October 24, 2016
For research and writing assistance, stress relief or just taking a break by playing a game, coloring or having a snack, students are invited to drop-in any time to the Long Night Against Procrastination event at Cunningham Memorial Library. From 8 p.m. to midnight, Wednesday, November 2, in the Library Events Area, reference/instruction librarians will help you get started or continue with your research. Representatives from the Math and Writing Center will also be available, with opportunities for follow-up appointments. Student Health Promotions will provide stress relief support
Take a study break with games, coloring and snacks. Visit the Student Health Promotions table for stress reduction tips. In addition, attend short presentations
More information on the event: http://libguides.indstate.edu/AnnualEvents/LNAP and #ISU-LNAP; #ISULIB; or call (812) 237-2560.
Posted by isulib on October 20, 2016
Everyone on campus can find something of interest at this conference! Two days of programs, a keynote and reception and Resource Tables. Come and go as you can. DO NOT MISS THIS! See photos from the 2014 Conference.
Conference planners Drs. Debra Israel. Cindy Crowder and Barbara Eversole have a packed schedule for the Library Events Area.
8:30 – 9 am light continental breakfast and discussion
9-9:50 am Pregnant Rosies and Soldier’s Babies: Reproduction, Care and Work-Family Balance during World War II , Dr. Ruth Fairbanks, Instructor, History and Gender Studies, Dept. of Multidisciplinary Studies
10- 10:50 am Work-Life Balance for Students, Dr. Barbara Eversole, Associate Professor of Human Resource Development, Human Resource Development and Performance Technologies Department, ISU.
11 -11:50 am The college student’s dilemma: Work-Time Use-Flexibility, Dr. Lonnie Golden (our keynote speaker later today)
Noon- 12:50 Breastfeeding: Practice, policy, and public perceptions, Dr. Amanda Lubold, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Dept. of Multidisciplinary Studies, Dr. Tina Kruger, Associate Professor, Dept. of Applied Health Sciences, and Melissa Bennett, Vigo County WIC Program
1 – 1:50 pm Family Friendly Supervisors: Simply Effective Managers? Dr. Barbara Eversole, Associate Professor of Human Resource Development, Dept. of Human Resource Development and Performance Technologies
2-2:50 pm Work-Life, Pay Gaps, and Promoting Gender and LGBTQ Equality, Marsha Miller, Cunningham Memorial Library and Debra Israel, Associate Professor of Economics and Gender Studies
3-3:50 pm Promoting Positive Change at the Personal and Policy Level – A Collaborative Workshop (Facilitated by Barbara Eversole and Debra Israel primarily for University faculty and staff)
4 pm- 5 pm Time to explore the RESOURCE TABLES (Library books & DVDs; American Association of University Women materials; American Association of University Professors materials; Community resources) – Note: Resource Tables will be available throughout the conference. See the AAUW table or Marsha Miller for a special conference rate for joining AAUW.
5 pm RECEPTION
Dr. Lonnie Golden, Professor of Economics, Penn State University – Abington, Senior Research Analyst, Project for Middle Class Renewal, Univ. of Illinois School of Labor and Employment Relations
ADDITIONAL FEATURE: 8 pm, Listen on your radio to WISU, 89.7, All Things Wabash Valley with Dr. Phil Glende, for an interview on Work-Life Integration with Dr. Barbara Eversole and Dr. Debra Israel.
9 – 9:30 am light continental breakfast and discussion
9:30 am – 10:45 am Are You Developing the WHOLE Employee? An Interactive Workshop with Dr. Cindy Crowder, Chairperson, Dept. of Human Resource Development and Performance Technologies
11- 12:15 Promoting Positive Change at the Personal and Policy Level – A Collaborative Workshop (Facilitated by Barbara Eversole and Debra Israel primarily for University faculty and staff)
12:30 – 1:45 pm Introduction to Upcoming Book Discussions on Overwhelmed: How to Work, Love, and Play When No One Has the Time by Brigid Schulte and Finding Time: The Economics of Work-Life Conflict by Heather Boushey
2 – 3:15 pm Paid Parental Leave at ISU: A Framework for Action, Dr. Amanda Lubold, Dept. of Multidisciplinary Studies, with her Medical Sociology students
3:15 pm- 4 pm RESOURCE TABLES available for browsing (Library books & DVDs; American Association of University Women materials; American Association of University Professors materials; Community resources)
4 pm- 5 pm Graduate Student Success Strategies – Session Organizer: Dr. Donna Selman, Chairperson, Dept. of Multidisciplinary Studies
Many thanks to our sponsors:
Bayh College of Education, College of Arts and Sciences, Scott College of Business, College of Graduate and Professional Studies, College of Technology, Cunningham Memorial Library, Faculty Center for Teaching Excellence, Dept. of Communication, Dept. of Economics, Dept. of Human Resource Development and Performance Technologies, and Dept. of Multidisciplinary Studies.