Dissertations Digitized in 2013

Abernathy Virginia L. A study of the superintendency supply issue for public education in Arkansas 2001
Acre Catherine R. Induction into academia:  the experience of new occupational therapy faculty 1996
Al-Qadhi Okba Raad Geophysical Investigation of Paleoseismological Features in Eastern Arkansas, USA 2010
Anderson Virginia  Stevenson A descriptive study of motivation factors leading to the selection of a school-to-career transition curriculum by high school students in Arkansas 1997
Armstrong Vondra O. The Effect of Locus of Control, Motivation and Learning Style on Retention in Online Community College Courses 2008
Austin Jan Linda Picture this:  images of first-year experience at a metropolitan university 2001
Bangs David D. Student drug-testing effects in selected Arkansas secondary schools 2001
Beck Barry Robert A doctoral degree in aviation science:  the need, curriculum content, and other considerations as perceived by aviation educators holding doctoral degrees 1996
Behrend Janet S. Teachers’ Stages of Concerns as Change Facilitators and Student’s Literacy Achievement: Is there a Link? 2006
Birkner Linda Community College Leadership – Impending Retirements and How Colleges Are Preparing – A Survey of Arkansas Two-Year College Administrators 2006
Blackwell W. Andranette Anderson-Blackwell Comparison of Education Level, Intelligence Quotient, and Higher Education Courses of Individuals who Commit Violent Crimes and Those Individuals who Commit Nonviolent Crimes in Arkansas 2003
Brackin Donna Moucha Preparing High Quality Teachers: New Teachers’ Perceptions of the Value of Service-Learning 2006
Brackin John Michael Two Year College Faculty and Administrators Perceptions of the Transition to a Learning Centered College 2006
Bradshaw K.K. Attitudinal changes that occur as a result of high school transition classes 2004
Briggs Mona Rae Davidson Responding to district systemic change:  a case study of campus leadership team member responses regarding school based management 2002
Broadnax William E A study of Arkansas public school superintendents’ knowledge of and attitudes toward Charter Schools 2001
Broadnax Karen E A study of Arkansas public school alternative language program coordinators’ knowledge of the legal and evaluation requirements for the alternative language program 2003
Brooks Newton James, Jr. Exploring Southern opposition to the Morrill Land Grant Act of 1862 2003
Brown-Rauton Julia A. The relationship among school climates, pupil control ideologies and relative frequency of student suspensions in Pulaski County Elementary (K-6) schools 1997
Byers William C. A Study of the Legislative History and Legal Administrative Impact of the Arkansas Teacher Fair Dismissal Act 2001
Bynum Judith Lane Student perceptions of concomitant learnings of EAST Lab in a small, rural Arkansas school district 2004
Byrd Randy Lee Teaching strategies employed by Arkansas high school teachers using traditional and block scheduled formats 2003
Camp Amanda Gail Differentiating Between Women in Hard and Soft Science and Engineering Disciplines 2007
Campbell Joshua Quaid Multi-Channel Fetal Magnetocardiographic Signal Seperation For Analysis of Heart Rate Variability 2005
Chesser Jo Sykes The first statewide study circles on education in America:  participant perceptions of study circles in two Arkansas communities 2000
Chouinard Andrew P Rocket Plume Particulate Characterization by Multiple Wavelength Opacity and Mie Scattering 2004
Christie Catherine Ann Employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation in institutions of higher education:  a survey of faculty opinions 1998
Claye Charlene Marette An analysis of a case study of a secondary alternative education program in Brazil:  lessons for the United States 2001
Cofer James E A decade of indecision:   the effects of Federal Student Financial Aid Policy from 1987 to 1996 on within-year persistence of four-year undergraduate students 1998
Collins David W. The Effects of Consolidation on Extracurricular Activity Participation in Selected Arkansas High Schools 2005
Cotabish Alicia Ervin The Effects of Peer Coaching on the Evaluation Knowledge, Skills, and Concerns of Gifted Program Administrators 2007
Cucco Lynda E. College students in developmental reading classes:  influences of learning styles and previous instructional methods in grades K-6 1999
Cummins Paula Griffith The effects of the Arkansas Leadership Academy’s Strategic Leadership Institute for Teams on the creation of learning communities 2001
Danley Janet Vaughan Characteristics of students who seek admission and registration after the beginning of the academic term 1998
Deloney Linda A. A comprehensive overview of introduction to clinical medicine courses and course directors 2003
Finch Alicia I. A study of organizational health in the context of court-ordered desegregation 1998
Gardenhire C.W. Alternative School Administrators and Teachers Perception of Effective School Correlates in the Organizational Culture and Operation of Alternative Schools 2007
Gardner Stephanie F. Interdisciplinary education at academic health centers:  attitudes and barriers affecting its delivery 2001
Gaston Gary S Crisis of affiliation:  The merger of Arkansas Agricultural and Mechanical College with the University of Arkansas 1997
Ham Sr Richard The Effect of Post-9/11 Security Requirements on Aviation Higher Education and Aviation Higher Education Student Attitudes Toward the United States 2005
Hardy Terri A comparison of reading and math achievement scores between a single-track year-round education school and a traditional calendar school:  implications for administrators 2000
Hawking Nancy G. A study of the impact on student achievement by teachers trained in process communication 1995
Helm Rebecca Norton The effect of a student orientation program upon transfer student retention, and an investigation into the causation of and potential remedies for transfer student attrition 1999
Homard Richard B. Diode Lasers and Their Application for Raman Spectroscopy 1998
Irion Jean M. Advanced practice analysis of physical therapy in women’s health 2000
Klotz Larry David Measuring fine aggregate shape by digital imaging 1998
Lacey Marian G. A study of the attitudes of junior-high and middle-level principals toward parent involvement in Arkansas 1999
Lease Katherine Russell A study of perceptions of opportunities for advancement in educational administration in Arkansas 1995
Leigh Margaret Laney Children’s perceptions of autonomy and success at school 1996
Lewis Yvonne LaRocca A comparison of instruction delivered by two-way interactive compressed video and traditional conference:  attitudes and achievement of residents in family medicine 1996
Lindquist Diana M In vivo and in vitro nuclear magnetic resonance imaging and spectroscopy of psychoactive drugs in rat brain 1998
Luebke Susan L. Reasons for low participation in professional development by east Arkansas teachers 2003
Lytle Alan D. The extent of awareness of TESOL’s ESL Standards for Pre-K-12 Students in intensive English programs in the United States 2001
Mankey Tina A. Occupational Therapy Educator’s Involvement with College Students with Disabilities 2005
Marvin Stephen Richard Comparison of the multiple intelligence domains, specific skills, and intellectual styles of freshmen and seniors at a metropolitan university in the south 2002
Mashburn Drew A common characteristic profile for leveraging E-rate acquisitions in Arkansas 2002
McAfee Deborah Yeldell A Comparative Study of Parental Demographics for Students in Open-Enrollment Charter Schools and Public Schools in Arkansas 2004
Mercado-Poe Carmencita C. Death, dying and end-of-life care:  nurse educators’ prescription for nursing education 1997
Mitchell Sadie M Achievement test scores of African American students attending magnet and non-magnet schools 2004
Morehead Kaleybra Mitchell Matriculation and nonmatriculation of applicants to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff 1997
Price Deborah J. Correlations between reading achievement and discipline problems among African-American male eighth grade students in the Little Rock School District 2002
Ramsey Patsy Crossing Boundaries:  Racial Desegregation of Arkansas Public Higher Education 2009
Reynolds Michael E. Factors influencing academic achievement and graduation rates of transfer student athletes at National Collegiate Athletic Association Division II institutions 2002
Robertson Blake Embrey Testing the relationship between student’s perceptions, achievement, and learning style characteristics in campus based lecture classes, campus based lecture classes with computer enhanced components, and classes offered online 2003
Ruthven Beverly Balanced Assessment and Student Achievement: The Effects of Balanced Assessments Practice on High Stakes Test Results 2006
Sjostrand Janice L Self-reported teacher stress and perception of administrative support 1996
Smith Brenda M. Female medical residents and stress:  origins, impacts, and coping responses 1998
Snider Dallas H. Knowledge Discovery in Fetal Activity Data 1994
Stokes Timothy S. College choice:  an analysis of the factors that influence a student’s decision to enroll in a two-year college 2001
Tackett John David Self-reported teacher job satisfaction and perception of administrative listening skills 2000
Timmerman Rudolf H. The development of a noncommercial community television delivery system:  a model for small rural community colleges 1999
Trawick Kathy Cooper Exploring aspects of effectiveness of the department chair in metropolitan universities 2002
Tucker Tracy Selby Superintendents in Arkansas: An Examination of Expectations and School Effectiveness Research 2004
Viala Cindy Evaluation policies and procedures for building administrators in academically advanced and below basic schools in Arkansas 2003
Walker Elizabeth Townsend The changing landscape of higher educational finance:  support for smaller public universities in the southeastern United States 2001
Walker Janice C. An investigation of teachers’ knowledge and implementation of effective literacy strategies in kindergarten through second grade in two school districts in a metropolitan area in the state of Arkansas 2003
Wallace Virginia M. A descriptive case study of an alternative education program for credit-deficient youth:  the graduate academy 1997
Ward Michael Shawn A Framework for Effective School to Home Communication 2004
Wilkinson Leah Career Development of the Golden Generation: Elite PhDs in the Humanities Recruited as Faculty at Comprehensive Universities (1972-1982) 2005
Williams Deborah N. A descriptive case study of a single innovation’s effect on multiple literacy initiatives in Arkansas 2000
Willison James R., Sr. A comparison of the quality of the school experience for current high school students and for teachers when they were high school students 2003