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    • Hiring process in racially diverse labour markets: does applicant's name matters? 

      Akintola, Abayomi (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      The author determined hiring discrimination using two perspectives. First, hiring managers were interviewed to determine implicit discrimination. Second, correspondence testing was conducted to determine if employers ...
    • "I'd Take Back Jesus": Exploring the guilt of colonial legacies through songwriting 

      Stewart, Laura (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Unwinding at the piano in late November, I hear a gentle phrase and think maybe I am writing a Christmas song. What emerges, though, is a very different telling of that story, a longing to untell it, stirred by stories of ...
    • Identifying multidrug resistant efflux pumps in Rhizobium leguminosarum 

      Neudorf, Kara (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Bacteria are vulnerable to a variety of toxins, especially those that can pass through their cell membrane. As a result, bacteria have evolved strategies to deal with these harmful substances, such as multidrug resistant ...
    • An Incremental Algorithm for Data Mining based on Rough Sets 

      Deng, Xiaofei (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      In data mining, there are lots of methods about learning interesting rules (knowledge) from a database or an information table. Pawlak’s Rough Set Theory (RST), is a useful method for data mining and data analysis. Successful ...
    • An Inexact Programming Model for Regional Energy Systems Planning and GHG-Emission Control 

      Li, Gongchen; Chen, Yumin (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-01)
      A regional energy system consists of diverse forms of energy. Energy-related issues such as utilization of renewable energy and reduction of green house gas (GHG) emission are confronting decision makers. Meanwhile, various ...
    • An Inquiry into Genocidal Training Curriculums: Khmer Rouge, Arkan’s Tiger’s, and Hitler Youth 

      Procknow, Gregory Kevin (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Delving into Genocidal governments of the past, the material covered in this presentation will explore how these Genocidal belligerents had trained their nation’s citizenry into killing machines. Paramilitaries are often ...
    • Insider looking out versus outsider looking in: Perspective effects on the memory of textual information 

      Chan, Greta (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-01)
      In discourse processing, it has been demonstrated in numerous studies that readers construct mental pictures of what they are reading. For example, when the sentence “A woman came into the house” is read, the reader will ...
    • Integrated Goal Programming for Water Resource Management and Water Pollution Control under Uncertainty 

      Chen, Yumin; Li, Gongchen (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-01)
      In this study, an integrated inexact fuzzy chance-constrained goal programming (IFCCGP) approach is proposed for water resource management and effluent control at regional scale under uncertainty. IFCCGP integrated the ...
    • Knowing Spaces: Considering the Body in Pedagogical Relationships 

      Ritenburg, Heather (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      What might a teacher’s bodied history mean in or to their teaching? What might that history mean in their relationships with students? This study is an inquiry into the meaning of the teacher’s body in the pedagogy of ...
    • Living on the edge: Habitat selection of two sympatric snake species at the northern periphery of their geographic range 

      Gardiner, Laura E.; Poulin, Ray G.; Somers, Christopher M. (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Southwestern Saskatchewan is home to a unique snake community consisting of several species at the northern edge of their geographic range. Animals at the periphery of their geographic range often experience extreme or ...
    • Managing Constraints and Preferences in Interactive Applications 

      Mohammed, bandar; Mouhoub, Malek (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Many internet shoppers find it challenging to choose the prefect aspect or features when buying online a new product such as a desktop computer, camera, laptop, T.V, and so on. Indeed, most online companies do not offer ...
    • Managing Constraints with Preferences and Uncertainty 

      Ayed, Eisa; Mouhoub, Malek (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Reasoning about preferences and uncertainty is very relevant in constraint optimization. Indeed, many real-life problems under constraints such as timetabling, scheduling, planning and logistics, involve a certain amount ...
    • Managing Price Risk on Canadian Farms 

      Zak, Allen; Khan, Saqib (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-01)
      Agriculture commodity prices have experienced increased price volatility in recent years. This can be attributed in part to irregular weather events, increasing demand from developing countries for agricultural and food ...
    • The March of Remembrance and Hope: Examining Critical Empathy and Social Justice Activism through a Holocaust Genocide Study 

      Strandlund, Nicole (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      The March of Remembrance and Hope is a 9 day Holocaust genocide study that takes a diverse group of University students from across Canada to Germany and Poland. With survivors, academics, social workers, and each other; ...
    • Molar heat capacities of Chemical Solvents used for the Absorption of Carbon Dioxide 

      Rayer, Aravind V.; Henni, Amr (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-01)
      The molar heat capacity, Cp, is a key thermo physical quantity needed for thermodynamic calculations. It is crucial for designing chemical processes as well as for the progress of thermodynamic theories. Knowledge of the ...
    • Monitoring Water Quality of an Urban Waterfowl Sanctuary 

      Mertler, J.A.; Hodder, K.R. (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      The evaluation of physical parameters of water is crucial to determining the overall health of an aquatic eco-system. This study investigated the impact of a concentrated population of waterfowl on water quality in a ...
    • Motor Performance of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders 

      Zimmer, Chantelle; Staples, Kerri (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-01)
      The purpose of this study is to illustrate that children with ASD experience greater difficulty in fundamental movement skills compared to their peers without ASD. Young children with ASD demonstrate delays in attainment ...
    • Music Preference and Sensation Seeking: From Alternative to Sensational 

      Hamel, Cory; Sharpe, Donald (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      The field of music preference as it is related to sensation seeking has been studied by many researchers but the field still seems to lack in objective measures. The aim of the proposed study is to compare a self-report ...
    • The Nature of Single Female-led Family Homelessness and Mental Health 

      Barth-Burkholder, Angelica (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Chronic homelessness, repeated episodes and/or lengthy durations of homelessness constitute the extreme negative end of the “housing continuum.” The “housing continuum” reflects levels of financial and social attainment ...
    • Nutritional considerations in preventing falls in long-term care facilities in Saskatchewan 

      Shukla, Riddhi; Johnson, Shanthi (University of Regina Graduate Students' Association, 2011-04-02)
      Falls are a major threat to the health of older adults. Compared to older adults who live in the community, residents of longterm care (LTC) facilities fall two to four times more often, and are twice as likely to injure ...