AEC 2016

Recent Submissions

  • brittney e cardente; Paige Tuttle; Jennifer Wilson; Kimberly Godin; Zachariah Carroll (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Despite physical activity being an essential part in one's general health and well-being, many college students are not regularly physically active. However, students in the Physical Education Department (PED) are perceived ...
  • Lottie R Page; Lindsey C Heath; Daija R Germain; Ciara Sikorski; Madison Richardson (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    In today's diverse school settings, learning environments at all grade levels play a pivotal role in student academic, social, and emotional success. Through our exploration of research on various school settings, domestic ...
  • Megan Beaudry (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) represent one of the most common and most expensive occupational health problems in the United States. They are injuries and disorders of the musculoskeletal system (i.e. muscles, tendons, ...
  • Casey Lynn Sowle; Brennan Joy; Kelsey Harper; Zachary Robinson; Sarah Hale; Tess Barbaro (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    In today's schools, students and teachers are overwhelmed with the pressures of testing and accountability that stifle the classroom environment. Teachers can create a cohesive classroom environment through understanding ...
  • Paige Tuttle; Kelsey Cognetta (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Research on incidence of concussions in ice hockey is not specific to the level of competition ( NCAA divisions I, II, III or Club). Other factors that lack research are type of face-shield used, athlete position, and ...
  • Elizabeth A Christian; Bridgette N Normandin (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act the goal of this study is to assess the need for education and on campus resources based on student health literacy. Health literacy is defined as the degree to which ...
  • Emily A Medeiros; Adriana F Alfiero (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    This workshop will explain and demonstrate an engineering design process that engages elementary school students in critical thinking and problem solving strategies. Creativity and problem solving skills are central to ...
  • Evelyn Morano (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    This project is a voluntary nursing club activity to help prepare future nurses to work with Spanish speaking patients. Today there are 4 million Hispanic people living in the US. By 2060 it is projected that number will ...
  • Mark T Keller; Sophia Freeman; Austin Kowalchek; Derek Fischer (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The safety of faculty and students in educational facilities has been in the national spotlight after numerous active shooter events have occurred. The goal of this project is to assist the administration of the Antioch ...
  • Sarah J Dugas; Victoria Peirces Stout; Meredith Marie Ritter; Alexis Josephine Sanborn; Maryanne P Tompkins (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    In our media today, we frequently hear about the controversy surrounding standardized testing and low student performance. We will share our research of various cultural topics not always considered in the conversation ...
  • Ryan Greelis; Michael Falcone (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    This purpose of this study is to examine effects of a brief educational pamphlet on strength and frequency of lifting in former high school athletes.Twenty male volunteers will be sought from college recreation weight room. ...
  • Heather L Pelletier; Hailey A Connor (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The purpose of this randomized-controlled trial is to examine the effect self-mobilizations on the ankle range of motion (ROM), dorsiflexion. Increasing dorsiflexion will decrease ankle injuries and increase functional ...
  • Alexandria A Burke; Tyrah Urie; Joseph Sullivan; Rachael Chatel; Katherine Reed (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Classroom environments have a large influence on students' ability to succeed in schooling. This is due to various influences, which are often overlooked. These influences that contribute to ones learning environment and ...
  • Eryn M. Ryan; Evelyn Crowell Cauchon; Allison Nicole Sonia; Jessica Lynn Tulley (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Qualitative research allows for a thorough understanding of human social and emotional phenomena. This panel presentation focuses on the importance of qualitative intrinsic case studies conducted by members of the Honors ...
  • Mary D'Orvilliers; Heather Aldrich; Sarah Lennon; Veronica Spadaro (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    In this panel presentation, tutors at the Center for Writing will share how they applied and conducted research on writing center trends to reexamine current practices. The tutors focused on reorganizing the Center's ...
  • Caleb Ewing; Randii Elie; Logan Felix (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Exploring 'Apocalypse' In The 21st CenturyThese papers investigate and analyze different components of apocalyptic thinking by combining independent research with contemporary media pieces. Each paper answers a central ...
  • Paige Tuttle; Kelsey Cognetta (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAIDS) drugs are a treatment for alleviation of pain and inflammation following a bone fracture. The purpose of this review was to determine if NSAIDS effect the rate of bone healing and ...
  • Amanda N Pires; James Dowd (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    How do neighborhood characteristics such as school quality and crime, as well as macroeconomic conditions affect the selling price of a home? Literature examined also incorporates physical characteristics of a home that ...
  • Angela Silveri; Mariah Crisp (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Why has the share of income going to the top 20 percent of households risen in the United States from 44 in 1967 to 50 in 2005? A time series regression analysis will be employed to explain how capital gains, CEO pay and ...
  • Jessica M Comeau (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Thiosemicarbazones are a general class of organic molecules with the ability to bind to a metal. The objective of the study was to systematically synthesize a number of novel thiosemicarbazones and analyze how the structural ...

View more