All Posts Tagged "UNIV-200-008-2014"

Working on my voice

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In the paper, “Cosmetics: They Influence More Than Caucasian Female Facial Attractiveness“, published in the Journal of Applied Social Psychology, the authors statistically evaluated responses of over 300 subjects to 8 photographs of women taken with and without makeup. Women presented wearing cosmetics were perceived as healthier and more confident than when presented without. Participants […]
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Link to my inquiry project — beta draft

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For a link to my inquiry project — beta draft click here
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“Real Estate” Search

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For my final project I choice to publish it at wordpress.com. I got used to using the tools on this site. I think that the site is appropriate for the this project. WordPress blogs can be easily edited and the site is very reliable in saving documents. My page is quite simple and direct. I […]
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Inquiry project — partial draft

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Do all women agree that wearing make-up has positive impact on women’s career, improves her relationship with a partner and boosts her self-esteem? I am sure that the answer is “no” to all three questions in the title, since, for each of these questions, I can find at least one women in the world whose […]
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Concept Experience #6

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1) It has been shown through research that feelings displayed on Facebook are contagious. If you see more positive posts than negative posts, then you start posting more positive posts as well. This internet provides very little information about the paper and no information about the institutions that were involved in this study. The hyperlink […]
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Research nugget #6

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Article citation:Enhanced female attractiveness with use of cosmetics and male tipping behavior in restaurants, N., Jacob C., J. Cosmet. Sci, 62, 283-290 (May/June 2011). Link to article: http://nicolas.gueguen.free.fr/Articles/JCS2011.pdf Summary Previous studies concluded that women wearing makeup were rated as being cleaner, more tidy, more feminine, and more physically attractive. The intent of this paper was […]
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Inquiry Project Proposal #2

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After reading plethora of Bonnie’s helpful comments, I have realized that my idea of inquiry project was completely wrong. First I thought that can write a nice paper about a physical phenomenon that I was excited about as a teenager and make it interesting, illustrated and with online references to be a nice reading for […]
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Concept Experience Week #4

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I got some good feedback and advice from Bonnie, khoorivcu and Gerell.
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Research nugget #2: Pancreatic cancer

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The following nugget is a prognoses for pancreatic cancer, taken from the online publication “Pancreatic cancer.” “For all stages combined, the 1-year relative survival rate is 25%, and the 5-year survival is estimated as less than 5% to 6%. For local disease, the 5-year survival is approximately 20%. For locally advanced and for metastatic disease, […]
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Nugget #3: Ted Nelson’s “Computer Lib/Dream Machines”

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In that case the obvious question would be, how can computers help? How can computers usefully supplement and extend the traditional and accepted forms of teaching? This is the question to which present-day efforts in “computer-assisted instruction” —called CAI—seem to respond. But such an approach is of no possible interest to the new generation of […]
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Recent Thought Vectors Tagged "nugget"

Inquiry Nugget Series: Ep 3, Spatial Self

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via: Section 76!

“Much like many other online identity practices on social networks, the spatial self is based […] Read More

Inquiry Nugget Series: Ep 3, Spatial Self

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via: Danh's Mind

“Much like many other online identity practices on social networks, the spatial self is based […] Read More

Inquiry Nugget Series: Ep 2, Intimacy

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via: Section 76!

I don’t want to end the semester with my series unfinished so I will do […] Read More

Nuggeting Sources

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via: Univ 200

“As a prisoner, I could not access the Web directly. Staff members oversaw policies that […] Read More

Connecting Nuggets

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via: Not So Far Far Away...

Fisheries and sustainable resources of the ocean are important. Roughly 25% of the protein used […] Read More

Nuggeting sources

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via: morgan jacobs

This source– I actually found when doing research for a course I am taking about […] Read More