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  • Spanswick, Simon; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, 2010Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2010)
    Long-term adrenalectomy (ADX) results in a specific loss of dentate gyrus granule cells in the hippocampus of adult rats, occurring over a period of weeks to months. This loss of granule cells results in cognitive deficits ...
  • Edelstein, Patricia; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2003Education, 2003)
    The field of career counselling has undergone substantial change since its inception. It has evolved from a developmental, trait-and-factor focus to encompass a holistic, career/life path approach. A literature review ...
  • Jager-Vanderwal, Deb; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2004Education, 2004)
    Adult English learners comprise a large segment ofthe population that enrols in education programs in Canada. There has been an increased need for education programs that will meet the increased demand for English as a ...
  • Worthen, Natalie; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1995Education, 1995)
    In the realm of adult education it is imperative that the responsibility for learning be relinquished to the learners so that they, in turn, can become effective in initiating continued learning. One way to accomplish ...
  • Barchyn, Thomas E.; Hugenholtz, Chris H. (Blackwell Publishing Ltd.Arts and ScienceDepartment of GeographyUniversity of Lethbridge, 2012-06-14)
    The activity of inland aeolian dune fields is typically related to the external forcing imposed by climate: active (bare) dunes are associated with windy and/or arid settings, and inactive (vegetated) dunes are associated ...
  • Ryder, Dan; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1995Education, 1995)
    No abstract.
  • National Task Force on Recruitment and Retention Strategies (Canada); Gregory, David; Wasekeesikaw, Fjola Hart; Macrae, Amanda; Wood, Rebecca; Amaral, Nicole (Health CanadaFaculty of NursingUniversity of Manitoba, 2002-06-04)
    Health Canada and First Nations and Inuit Health Branch (FNIHB) are committed to increasing the presence and participation of Aboriginal registered nurses within their respective organizations. Aboriginal communities, the ...
  • Gregory, David M. (School of Health Sciences, University of LethbridgeSchool of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2007-04-16)
    In 2002, Health Canada (First Nations and Inuit Health Branch) funded the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) to facilitate a national task force on Aboriginal nursing. The task force was co-chaired by Dr. ...
  • Wheeler, Grieg; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2004Education, 2004)
    Alberta provincial legislation allows each School District to establish a specific cut-off date, within a given range, that regulates when a student may start Grade one. A child must turn six years of age between September ...
  • Driscoll, Ira; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2005Arts and ScienceNeuroscience, 2005)
    The purpose of the current thesis was twofold: (1) to examine various factors that might be contributing to age-related learning and memory deficits specifically related to the hippocampus, and (2) to validate our rat model ...
  • Ren, Xiaomeng; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2007Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2007)
    Agricultural vulnerability is generally referred to as the degree to which agricultural systems are likely to experience harm due to a stress. In this study, an existing analytical method to quantify vulnerability was ...
  • Patterson, Shane; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2001Arts and ScienceDepartment of Biological Sciences, 2001)
    Land application of wood ash is becoming more appealing, as a disposable alternative, to landfilling options. It is estimated that 110,000 tonnes of wood ash is produced annually in Alberta by cogeneration systems, a large ...
  • Johnson, Ryan L.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2000Arts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2000)
    Leaf area index (LAI) provides forestry information that is important for regional scale ecological models and in studies of global change. This research examines the effects of mountainous terrain on the radiometric ...
  • Matyszczyk, Stephanie (Lethbridge Undergraduate Research JournalAdelphi UniversityAdelphi University, Garden City NY USA, 2007-01)
    At the Battle of San Jacinto, General Sam Houston said "Remember the Alamo!" The question however is how should we remember it? Do we remember it as the American icon of freedom and liberty that has forever idolized ...
  • Aiyegbusi, Olufemi (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management, c2012Management, 2012)
    Our study examines some design alternatives for a carbon market by exploring the fledgling Alberta carbon market. We attempt to evaluate the performance of these designs on the bases of trade volume, cost efficiency and ...
  • Schindeler, Marda; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 1998Arts and ScienceDepartment of Political Science, 1998)
    Alberta's first arts legislation, the Cultural Development Act, was passed in 1946. It was followed by numerous policy initiatives to support the arts, including creation of facilities for training of artists, development ...
  • Hagen, Brad F.; Neuroleptic Study Steering Committee (School of Health SciencesUniversity of Lethbridge, 2002)
    A two-page flowchart that provides recommendations for the appropriate use of neuroleptics in dementia.
  • Thomas, Dallas; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2006Faculty of Arts and ScienceDepartment of Computer Science, 2006)
    This study seeks to design algorithms that may be used to determine if a given lattice is a good approximation to a given rigid protein structure. Ideal lattice models discovered using our techniques may then be used in ...
  • Weasel Head, Gabrielle; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Arts and ScienceDepartment of Native American Studies, 2011)
    This thesis explores Blackfoot homelessness in relation to traditional attachments to Blackfoot territory. It addresses the underlying causes of Blackfoot homelessness in the city of Lethbridge. It speaks to the participants’ ...
  • Molina, Leonardo A (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Neuroscience, c2012Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2012)
    NMDA receptor antagonists such as Ketamine and PCP are potent psychoactive drugs used recreationally. This class of drug induces a number of phenomena in humans similar to those associated with schizophrenia including ...