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  • Finley, Jill; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Management (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management, 2002Management, 2002)
    This research project explored an Aboriginal nonprofit health organization’s strategic responses to institutional pressures using concepts from neo-institutional and resource dependency theories. The case study method was ...
  • Madsen, Valerie; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2001Education, 2001)
    Through analysis of teachers' responses to a survey, this study examines the methods of instruction and assessment being used to teach the Shakespearean drama in southern Alberta's high schools. While teachers generally ...
  • MacDonald, Ryan J.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of GeographyArts and ScienceDepartment of Geography, 2013)
    This thesis quantified processes controlling stream temperature using a field study conducted in headwater catchments on the eastern slopes of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, Alberta. Hydrometeorological data from May-September ...
  • Crow, Robert G.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Management (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Management, 2004Management, 2004)
    The purpose of this research project is to provide an understanding from a Aboriginal perspective of stress and burnout and how these phenomena exist within a Aboriginal worldview and environment. Using quantitative and ...
  • Jensen, Patricia Barbara; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, AB : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 1989Education, 1989)
    An integrated model of teacher burnout is presented as the backdrop to a personal history of one distressed teacher. Using a series of collaborative interviews, Sarah's experiences as a classroom teacher are explored as ...
  • Arelis, Cheryl L.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2006Arts and ScienceDepartment of Neuroscience, 2006)
    Stress is thought to be antithetical to play. However, this thesis shows that mild stress (e.g., social deprivation) enhances rough-and-tumble play, as opposed to other social behaviors, in adolescent rats. Social deprivation ...
  • Holmen, Dwight A. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of EducationEducation, 2015-02)
    Swimming is an individual sport in which training accumulates a significant amount of time when compared to competing. Collegiate swimmers are faced with unique pressures sport and academics, which both require superior ...
  • Bruce, Mark (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, c2012Education, 2012)
    The intent of the following project is to highlight information about the stress response, resilience, and executive function development and to apply it to first-year postsecondary student populations in a workshop format. ...
  • Big Head, Ramona; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Education (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Education, 2009Education, 2009)
    The oral tradition of story-telling among the Blackfoot is still strong. However, in order to keep the tradition alive for future generations, educators are beginning to step outside the box to allow for innovative ways ...
  • Nassar, Ali; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Physics and AstronomyArts and ScienceDepartment of Physics and Astronomy, 2013)
    Conformal invariance in two dimensions is a powerful symmetry. Two-dimensional quantum field theories which enjoy conformal invariance, i.e., conformal field theories (CFTs) are of great interest in both physics and ...
  • Faraji, Jamshid; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta : University of Lethbridge, Faculty of Arts and Science, 2008Arts and ScienceNeuroscience, 2008)
    Stress-related cognitive changes are still a matter of debate. In some particular neuropathological conditions such as focal ischemia, cognitive functions have been shown to be significantly impaired. These conditions, however, ...
  • Sproviero, Michael; Verwey, Anne M. R.; Rankin, Katherine M.; Witham, Aaron A.; Soldatov, Dmitriy V.; Manderville, Richard A.; Fekry, Mostafa I.; Sturla, Shana J.; Sharma, Purshotam; Wetmore, Stacey D. (Oxford University PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of GuelphInstitute of Food, Nutrition and Health (Switzerland)Cairo UniversityUniversity of Lethbridge, 2014)
    Chemical mutagens with an aromatic ring system may be enzymatically transformed to afford aryl radical species that preferentially react at the C8-site of 2 -deoxyguanosine (dG). The resulting carbonlinked C8-aryl-dG ...
  • Sharma, Purshotam; Manderville, Richard A.; Wetmore, Stacey D. (Oxford University PressArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of LethbridgeUniversity of Guelph, 2014)
    The nephrotoxic food mutagen ochratoxin A (OTA) produces DNA adducts in rat kidneys, the major lesion being the C8-linked-2 -deoxyguanosine adduct (OTB-dG). Although research on other adducts stresses the importance ...
  • Smith, Adam David; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, c2009Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biology, 2009)
    Ribonuclease II (RNase II) is a bacterial enzyme responsible for 90% of the ...
  • Mercier, Evan André (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and BiochemistryArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013)
    Elongation Factor (EF) Tu is universally conserved and delivers aminoacyl-tRNAs (aatRNAs) to the ribosome. To perform this essential task, EF-Tu binds aa-tRNA in an active GTP-bound state, and GTP hydrolysis is critical ...
  • Zhang, Wencui (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of EconomicsArts and ScienceDepartment of Economics, 2014)
    The objective of this study is to develop a better understanding of farmers’ behavioural intentions to possible water policy changes in Alberta. A survey of irrigators in southern Alberta was conducted in 2012 and the data ...
  • Goettel, James T. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, c2013Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013)
    Sulfur tetrafluoride was shown to be a useful reagent in preparing salts of ReVIIO2F4−, IVOF4−, and IVIIO2F4−. Sulfur tetrafluoride reacts with oxo-anions in acetonitrile or anhydrous HF (aHF) via fluoride-oxide exchange ...
  • Gruninger, Robert J.; University of Lethbridge. Faculty of Arts and Science (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, c2009Arts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2009)
    The structure and mechanism of the Protein Tyrosine Phosphatase-like Phytases (PTPLPs) from Selenomonas ruminantium (PhyAsr) and Mitsuokella multacida (PhyAmm) were investigated using a combination of enzyme kinetics, ...
  • Bruder, Lisza M. (Lethbridge, Alta. : University of Lethbridge, Dept. of Chemistry and BiochemistryArts and ScienceDepartment of Chemistry and Biochemistry, 2013)
    Protein tyrosine phosphatase-like myo-inositol phosphatases (PTPLPs) follow an ordered, sequential dephosphorylation pathway that utilizes the abundant myo-inositol- 1,2,3,4,5,6-hexakisphosphate (InsP6) to produce ...
  • Graham, J. B.; Cordes, A. W.; Oakley, Richard T.; Boere, Rene T. (Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, IncUniversity of ArkansasUniversity of Guelph, 1985)
    C7HsC12N3S2, Mr=266.17, triclinic, P], a=6-028(1), b=9-985(2), c=10.157 (3) /~, ct= 117.33 (2), fl= 106.73(2), y=90.31(1) °, V= 513-3(4)/~3, Z=2, D x=1.72gcm -3, 2(MoK~t)= 0.71073 A, /1 = 9.85 cm -1, F(000) = 268, T= ...