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    • Young Democrat Turns Candidate heated discussion concerning the public school system. In the early stages of the crisis, a sixty-man committee was appointed to study the problems of the public schools. This committee was composed of men from all...
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    • Writing using technology hasn’t caused more convention errors Costanza (2013). One study compared 877 college freshman papers from 1917, 1930, 1986, and 2006 and found that the number of errors is about the same while the complexity of the papers...
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    • worked so hard riding the Pony Express so that he could save a little money for himself above the needs of the family to afford some good clothes and real shoes. Up until this time he had worn only the clothes sewn by his mother and nioccasins on...
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    • With so many iPads being sold and the numerous apps that have been developed to run on the iPad, it is no wonder that schools are beginning to adopt the technology. The purpose of this study was to examine iPads and their effect on writing in the...
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    • will lower the childhood obesity rate in the school by educating and motivating students to live healthier lifestyles. The purpose of this study was to (a) determine if the eight-week STEP Express program can be effective in lowering the rate of...
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    • viii Acknowledgments I am forever grateful for the guidance and support I received for this project. It was born from a class discussion in Dr. Lee Montgomery’s class and adeptly advised by him. I am appreciative for his interest in the topic and...
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    • v Acknowledgments I would like to thank Iron County School District, Cedar Middle School, and my principal, Kendall Benson, for giving me permission to conduct this study. I would also like to thank the parents of all the students who were part of...
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    • The high prices of nutritious foods have influenced the rising childhood obesity rates. The price of soft drinks lowered by nearly 24% from 1985 to 2000; however, the cost of fresh vegetables and fruits increased 39% (Kotz, 2010). In a study...
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    • The brain responds like muscles do, growing with use, withering with inactivity. The neurons in the brain connect to one another through “leaves” on treelike branches, and exercise causes those branches to grow and bloom with new buds, thus...
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    • that will be less healthy and have a shorter life expectancy than their parents” (as cited by the Utah Department of Health, 2008). Background, Significance, Purpose Statement, and Study Setting There is a vast amount of published literature...
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    • Testimonial videos 26 (Dilley, 2000). Kahn and Cannell’s (1961) advice to study and repeatedly apply principles was also followed. While I conducted some interviews and had a basic script, (see Appendix A for full list of interview questions) I had...
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    • Testimonial videos 25 to the current study as testimonials tell stories. If the narratives in the testimonials do not align with the viewers’ realities, they will be discredited. The opposite is also true, if the viewers can relate to the...
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    • Testimonial videos 23 videos can fulfill multiple roles. They can be interactive, attractive and individualized, and therefore are a great tool for displaying and sharing information online. Testimonials Braverman (2008) discusses the difference...
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    • Testimonial videos 21 Taking viewer’s feelings and opinions into consideration is also important to user experience. Huang, Chen and Wang (2012) discussed empathy as a main factor in the viewing and sharing of online videos. Information that...
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    • Table of Contents List of Tables ..................................................................................................................................v List of Figures...

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