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Submissions from 2021

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Measurement of differential t t ¯ production cross sections in the full kinematic range using lepton+jets events from proton-proton collisions at s =13 TeV MEASUREMENT of DIFFERENTIAL ... A. TUMASYAN et al., The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
Measurements of differential and double-differential cross sections of top-quark pair (tt¯) production are presented in the lepton+jets channels with a single electron or muon and jets in the final state. The analysis combines for the first...

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Measurement of the electroweak production of Zγ and two jets in proton-proton collisions at s =13 TeV and constraints on anomalous quartic gauge couplings, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
The first observation of the electroweak (EW) production of a Z boson, a photon, and two forward jets (Zγjj) in proton-proton collisions at a center-of-mass energy of 13 TeV is presented. A data set corresponding to an integrated luminosity...

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Measurement of the inclusive and differential t t¯ γ cross sections in the single-lepton channel and EFT interpretation at √s = 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
The production cross section of a top quark pair in association with a photon is measured in proton-proton collisions at a center-of-mass energy of 13 TeV. The data set, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 137 fb−1, was recorded by...

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Measurement of the top quark mass using events with a single reconstructed top quark in pp collisions at √s = 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
A measurement of the top quark mass is performed using a data sample enriched with single top quark events produced in the t channel. The study is based on proton- proton collision data, corresponding to an integrated luminosity of 35.9 fb−...

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Measurements of the Electroweak Diboson Production Cross Sections in Proton-Proton Collisions at s =5.02 TeV Using Leptonic Decays, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
The first measurements of diboson production cross sections in proton-proton interactions at a center-of-mass energy of 5.02 TeV are reported. They are based on data collected with the CMS detector at the LHC, corresponding to an integrated...

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Measurements of the pp → W± γγ and pp → Zγγ cross sections at √s = 13 TeV and limits on anomalous quartic gauge couplings, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
The cross section for W or Z boson production in association with two photons is measured in proton-proton collisions at a centre-of-mass energy of 13 TeV. The data set corresponds to an integrated luminosity of 137 fb−1 collected by the CM...

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Observation of tW production in the single-lepton channel in pp collisions at √s = 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
A measurement of the cross section of the associated production of a single top quark and a W boson in final states with a muon or electron and jets in proton-proton collisions at s = 13 TeV is presented. The data correspond to an integrate...

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Search for a heavy Higgs boson decaying into two lighter Higgs bosons in the ττbb final state at 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
A search for a heavy Higgs boson H decaying into the observed Higgs boson h with a mass of 125 GeV and another Higgs boson hS is presented. The h and hS bosons are required to decay into a pair of tau leptons and a pair of b quarks, respect...

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Search for chargino-neutralino production in events with Higgs and W bosons using 137 fb −1 of proton-proton collisions at √s = 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
A search for electroweak production of supersymmetric (SUSY) particles in final states with one lepton, a Higgs boson decaying to a pair of bottom quarks, and large missing transverse momentum is presented. The search uses data from proton-...

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Search for Long-Lived Particles Decaying in the CMS End Cap Muon Detectors in Proton-Proton Collisions at s =13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
A search for long-lived particles (LLPs) produced in decays of standard model (SM) Higgs bosons is presented. The data sample consists of 137 fb-1 of proton-proton collisions at s=13 TeV, recorded at the LHC in 2016-2018. A novel technique ...

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Search for new particles in events with energetic jets and large missing transverse momentum in proton-proton collisions at √s = 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
A search is presented for new particles produced at the LHC in proton-proton collisions at s = 13 TeV, using events with energetic jets and large missing transverse momentum. The analysis is based on a data sample corresponding to an integr...

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Study of Z boson plus jets events using variables sensitive to double-parton scattering in pp collisions at 13 TeV, The CMS Collaboration, A. Tumasyan, W. Adam, J. W. Andrejkovic, T. Bergauer, S. Chatterjee, and Julie M. Hogan
Double-parton scattering is investigated using events with a Z boson and jets. The Z boson is reconstructed using only the dimuon channel. The measurements are performed with proton-proton collision data recorded by the CMS experiment at th...

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HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS/ACC/AHA worldwide practice update for telehealth and arrhythmia monitoring during and after a pandemic Developed in partnership with and endorsed by the American College of Cardiology (ACC), the American Heart Association (AHA), the Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS), the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA), the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), and the Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS)., Niraj Varma, Nassir F. Marrouche, Luis Aguinaga, Christine M. Albert, Elena Arbelo, Jong Il Choi, Mina K. Chung, Giulio Conte, Lilas Dagher, Laurence M. Epstein, Hamid Ghanbari, Janet K. Han, Hein Heidbuchel, He Huang, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Tachapong Ngarmukos, Andrea M. Russo, Eduardo B. Saad, Luis C. Saenz Morales, Kristin E. Sandau, Arun Raghav M. Sridhar, and Eric C. Stecker

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3D-Printable and Open-Source Modular Smartphone Visible Spectrophotometer, Brandon Winters, Nick Banfield, Cassandra Dixon, Anna Swensen, Dakota Holman, and Braxton Fillbrown
The past four decades have brought significant and increasingly rapid changes to the world of instrument design, fabrication, and availability due to the emergence of 3D printing, open-source code and equipment, and low-cost electronics. Th...

Submissions from 2020

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High-Speed Fluctuations in Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering Intensities from Various Nanostructures, Ariadne T. Bido, Britta G. Nordberg, Marit A. Engevik, Nathan C. Lindquist, and Alexandre G. Brolo
The observation of single molecule events using surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) is a well-established phenomenon. These events are characterized by strong fluctuations in SERS intensities. High-speed SERS intensity fluctuations (in...

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Dynamic Imaging of Multiple SERS Hotspots on Single Nanoparticles, Carlos Diego L. De Albuquerque, Kallai M. Hokanson, Sarah R. Thorud, Regivaldo G. Sobral-Filho, Nathan C. Lindquist, and Alexandre G. Brolo
Signal intensity fluctuations are a ubiquitous characteristic of single-molecule surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS). In this work, we observed SERS intensity fluctuations (SIFs) from single nanoparticles fully coated with an adsorbate...

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Roman Masculinity and Politics from Republic to Empire, Charles Goldberg
This volume explores the role that republican political participation played in forging elite Roman masculinity. It situates familiarly "manly" traits like militarism, aggressive sexuality, and the pursuit of power within a political system...

Recovering Revelation’s Forgotten Textual History: Josef Schmid’s Magnum Opus for the Twenty-First Century Dr. Juan Hernández | The Reverend Alexander Thompson, D.D. Memorial Lecture, Juan Hernandez Jr

Studies in Revelation: Observations on 1:1-20 - Part 1 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
This series focuses on the book of Revelation in the New Testament to review is contents and its meaning, especially in the origninal context as an apocalyptic letter written to Christians of the 1st century. With this foundation in biblica...

Studies in Revelation: Observations on 1:1-20 - Part 2 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
This series focuses on the book of Revelation in the New Testament to review is contents and its meaning, especially in the origninal context as an apocalyptic letter written to Christians of the 1st century. With this foundation in biblica...

Studies in Revelation: Observations on 1:1-20 - Part 3 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
This series focuses on the book of Revelation in the New Testament to review is contents and its meaning, especially in the origninal context as an apocalyptic letter written to Christians of the 1st century. With this foundation in biblica...

Studies in Revelation: Observations on 1:1-20 - Part 4 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
This series focuses on the book of Revelation in the New Testament to review is contents and its meaning, especially in the origninal context as an apocalyptic letter written to Christians of the 1st century. With this foundation in biblica...

Studies in Revelation: Observations on 1:1-20 - Part 5 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
This series focuses on the book of Revelation in the New Testament to review is contents and its meaning, especially in the origninal context as an apocalyptic letter written to Christians of the 1st century. With this foundation in biblica...

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Family Ministry: Past, Present, Future, Denise Muir Kjesbo and Lou Y. Cha
Within the family ministry movement, various philosophies, curriculum, conferences, and ministry models have been historically developed for the Christian discipleship of families. These resources and models have become an integral part of ...

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Guidance for cardiac electrophysiology during the COVID-19 pandemic from the Heart Rhythm Society COVID-19 Task Force; Electrophysiology Section of the American College of Cardiology; and the Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Mina K. Chung, Rakesh Gopinathannair, Kristen K. Patton, Ty J. Gluckman, Mohit Turagam, Jim W. Cheung, Parin Patel, Juan Sotomonte, Rachel Lampert, Janet K. Han, Bharath Rajagopalan, Lee Eckhardt, Jose Joglar, Kristin E. Sandau, Brian Olshansky, Elaine Wan, Peter A. Noseworthy, Miguel Leal, Elizabeth Kaufman, Alejandra Gutierrez, and Joseph E. Marine
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a global pandemic that is wreaking havoc on the health and economy of much of human civilization. Electrophysiologists have been impacted personally and professionally by this global catastrophe. In th...

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Guidance for Cardiac Electrophysiology during the COVID-19 Pandemic from the Heart Rhythm Society COVID-19 Task Force; Electrophysiology Section of the American College of Cardiology; and the Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Mina K. Chung, Kristen K. Patton, Ty J. Gluckman, Mohit Turagam, Jim Cheung, Parin Patel, Juan Sotomonte, Rachel Lampert, Janet K. Han, Bharath Rajagopalan, Lee Eckhardt, Jose Joglar, Kristin Sandau, Brian Olshansky, Elaine Wan, Peter A. Noseworthy, Miguel Leal, Elizabeth Kaufman, Alejandra Gutierrez, Joseph E. Marine, and Paul J. Wang
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a global pandemic that is wreaking havoc on the health and economy of much of human civilization. Electrophysiologists have been impacted personally and professionally by this global catastrophe. In th...

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Business Education: How Culture and Leadership Impact Organizational Outcomes, Joyce LeMay and Chris Kaiser
Leadership and organizational culture influence the outcomes of any business. Many companies look at various information to measure results but may not know how to manage the information or interpret it in a way to make ethical and effectiv...

Middle Range Theories: Application to Nursing Research and Practice, 5th Edition, Sandra J. Peterson and Timothy S. Bredow
Give students the knowledge and critical thinking capability to effectively select and apply theories. The premiere resource for nursing students completing major research or practice projects, Middle Range Theories: Application to Nursing ...

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Echoes of a Student’s Voice: Education in an Emerging Country, Tracy Lynn Reimer
This fall I had the privilege to partake on an adventure in Southeast Asia to learn more about education systems in emerging countries. To be transparent, it was the call to move further along the cultural responsiveness continuum that insp...

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Wayne Roosa Artist Talk - Mattering the Soul, Wayne L. Roosa
After 37 years of teaching at Bethel, Wayne Roosa is retiring and we are celebrating his work with a physical exhibition and virtual art talk. Roosa's exhibition Mattering the Soul celebrates the union of the material and the spiritual, not...

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Digital plasmonic holography with iterative phase retrieval for sensing, Ryan M. Spies, Isaac M. Vliem, Alexandre G. Brolo, and Nathan C. Lindquist
Digital holographic microscopy techniques are combined with leakage radiation microscopy and used for lens-less in-plane surface imaging with propagating surface plasmon waves. Using iterative phase retrieval techniques, applications in pla...

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Four Portraits, One Jesus. A Survey of Jesus and the Gospels. Second Edition., Mark L. Strauss
An engaging introduction to Jesus and the gospels, this second edition of Four Portraits, One Jesus has been updated to meet the needs of today's students. With clarity and insight, Mark Strauss guides readers to understand the four distinc...

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Teaching synchronous-service teachers: Traditional teacher education at a crossroads, Matthew A.M. Thomas and Elisabeth E. Lefebvre
Background/Context: Teachers enrolled in alternative training and licensure programs may have experiences that lie outside what is considered typical for both preservice teachers and in-service teachers. This article explores the experience...

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HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS/ACC/AHA worldwide practice update for telehealth and arrhythmia monitoring during and after a pandemic, Niraj Varma, Nassir F. Marrouche, Luis Aguinaga, Christine M. Albert, Elena Arbelo, Jong Il Choi, Mina K. Chung, Giulio Conte, Lilas Dagher, Laurence M. Epstein, Hamid Ghanbari, Janet K. Han, Hein Heidbuchel, He Huang, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Tachapong Ngarmukos, Andrea M. Russo, Eduardo B. Saad, Luis C. Saenz Morales, Kristin E. Sandau, Arun Raghav M. Sridhar, and Eric C. Stecker

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HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS/ACC/AHA worldwide practice update for telehealth and arrhythmia monitoring during and after a pandemic, Niraj Varma, Nassir F. Marrouche, Luis Aguinaga, Christine M. Albert, Elena Arbelo, Jong Il Choi, Mina K. Chung, Giulio Conte, Lilas Dagher, Laurence M. Epstein, Hamid Ghanbari, Janet K. Han, Hein Heidbuchel, He Huang, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Tachapong Ngarmukos, Andrea M. Russo, Eduardo B. Saad, Luis C. Saenz Morales, Kristin E. Sandau, Arun Raghav M. Sridhar, and Eric C. Stecker

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HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS/ACC/AHA Worldwide Practice Update for Telehealth and Arrhythmia Monitoring During and After a Pandemic, Niraj Varma, Nassir F. Marrouche, Luis Aguinaga, Christine M. Albert, Elena Arbelo, Jong Il Choi, Mina K. Chung, Giulio Conte, Lilas Dagher, Laurence M. Epstein, Hamid Ghanbari, Janet K. Han, Hein Heidbuchel, He Huang, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Tachapong Ngarmukos, Andrea M. Russo, Eduardo B. Saad, Luis C. Saenz Morales, Kristin E. Sandau, Arun Raghav M. Sridhar, and Eric C. Stecker

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HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS/ACC/AHA Worldwide Practice Update for Telehealth and Arrhythmia Monitoring during and after a Pandemic, Niraj Varma, Nassir F. Marrouche, Luis Aguinaga, Christine M. Albert, Elena Arbelo, Jong Il Choi, Mina K. Chung, Giulio Conte, Lilas Dagher, Laurence M. Epstein, Hamid Ghanbari, Janet K. Han, Hein Heidbuchel, He Huang, Dhanunjaya R. Lakkireddy, Tachapong Ngarmukos, Andrea M. Russo, Eduardo B. Saad, Luis C. Saenz Morales, Kristin E. Sandau, Arun Raghav M. Sridhar, and Eric C. Stecker

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The Routledge Handbook of Adoption, Gretchen Miller Wrobel, Emily Helder, and Elisha Marr
Adoption is practiced globally yielding a multidimensional area of study that cannot be characterized by a single movement or discipline. This handbook provides a central source of contemporary scholarship from a variety of disciplines with...

Submissions from 2019

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Smaller classes promote equitable student participation in STEM, Cissy J. Ballen, Stepfanie M. Aguillon, Azza Awwad, Anne E. Bjune, Daniel Challou, Abby Grace Drake, Michelle Driessen, Aziza Ellozy, Vivian E. Ferry, Emma E. Goldberg, William Harcombe, Steve Jensen, Christian Jørgensen, Zoe Koth, Suzanne McGaugh, Caroline Mitry, Bryan Mosher, Hoda Mostafa, Renee H. Petipas, Paula A.G. Soneral, Shana Watters, Deena Wassenberg, Stacey L. Weiss, Azariah Yonas, Kelly R. Zamudio, and Sehoya Cotner
As science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) classrooms in higher education transition from lecturing to active learning, the frequency of student interactions in class increases. Previous research documents a gender bias in ...

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Understanding Transgender Identities : Four Views, James K. Beilby and Paul R. Eddy
Contents: Understanding transgender experiences and identities : an introduction / Paul Rhodes Eddy, James K. Beilby -- Transition or transformation? : a moral-theological exploration of Christianity and gender dysphoria / Owen Strachan -- ...

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Entrepreneurial Skills for the 21st Century Workplace: The SME Sector, Mauvalyn Manzia Bowen and Karen R. Johnson
The foundation of graduates' employability is based on skills and by extension, workers. Due to the high levels of unemployment among young people, entrepreneurial skills for graduates and the workforce becomes an imperative to scholars and...

Concepts of Chemical Dependency, (10th ed.), Harold E. Doweiko and Amelia L. Evans
CONCEPTS OF CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY, 10th Edition, provides comprehensive coverage and the latest information on a spectrum of substance use disorders and the compounds commonly misused. Author Harold Doweiko also covers topics not usually disc...

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Creating Dynamic Undergraduate Learning Laboratories through Collaboration Between Archives, Libraries, and Digital Humanities, Kent Gerber, Charlie Goldberg, and Diana L. Magnuson
In an environment of rapid change in higher education in which institutions strive to lure prospective students with unique curricula, there is a growing need to provide innovative pedagogical experiences for students through collaborations...

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The Public Health Intervention Wheel in Norway, Kari Glavin, Marjorie A. Schaffer, and Lisbeth G. Kvarme
Objective: This study explored experiences Norwegian public health nurses (PHNs) have with using interventions from the Public Health Intervention Wheel (PHIW). Design and Sample: The researchers used both quantitative and qualitative measu...

Trajectories of birth family contact in domestic adoptions, Harold D. Grotevant, Gretchen Miller Wrobel, Lisa Fiorenzo, Albert Y.H. Lo, and Ruth G. McRoy
Emotional distance regulation theory (Broderick, 1993; Grotevant, 2009) guided this examination of the changes in family structure and process in adoptive kinship networks experiencing different arrangements of contact between birth and ado...

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Preparing Equitable and Culturally Responsive School Leaders, Kimberly Hartung and Tracy Lynn Reimer
Equitable school leadership is intentional; it requires learning, listening, action, and reflection. This study explored how two school administrator preparation programs, focused on culturally responsive instructional leadership and critic...

Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits Second Edition Luke and John Part 5 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits will explore the distinct historical, literary and theological contributions of each of the New Testament Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) to the question of the identity and mission of Jesus for ...

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Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits Second Edition Mark and Matthew Part 3 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits will explore the distinct historical, literary and theological contributions of each of the New Testament Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) to the question of the identity and mission of Jesus for ...

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Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits Second Edition Matthew and Luke Part 4 of 5 Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits will explore the distinct historical, literary and theological contributions of each of the New Testament Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) to the question of the identity and mission of Jesus for ...

Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits Second Edition Part 1 of 5 Introduction Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits will explore the distinct historical, literary and theological contributions of each of the New Testament Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) to the question of the identity and mission of Jesus for ...

Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits Second Edition Part 2 of 5 Mark Morning Bible Hour Okoboji Bible Conference, Juan Hernandez Jr
Christ Through Four Gospel Portraits will explore the distinct historical, literary and theological contributions of each of the New Testament Gospels (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) to the question of the identity and mission of Jesus for ...

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Faculty Development for Online Teaching, Karen R. Johnson, Gertrude I. Hewapathirana, and Mauvalyn M. Bowen
Despite dramatic increase in online education and the benefits associated with this instructional pedagogy, many challenges exist with the design and delivery of online learning. Faculty play a critical role in the process of quality online...

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High-speed imaging of surface-enhanced Raman scattering fluctuations from individual nanoparticles, Nathan C. Lindquist, Carlos Diego L. de Albuquerque, Regivaldo G. Sobral-Filho, Irina Paci, and Alexandre G. Brolo
The concept of plasmonic hotspots is central to the interpretation of the surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) effect. Although plasmonic hotspots are generally portrayed as static features, single-molecule SERS (SM-SERS) is marked by c...

Stay Curious : How Questions and Doubts Can Save Your Faith, Stephanie Williams O'Brien
Most of us are going through the motions when it comes to faith, either believing we've found all the relevant answers to life's questions or believing none can be found. We shy away from our deepest questions about God because we fear the ...

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The Son of God and Trinitarian Identity Statements, Matthew Owen and John Anthony Dunne
Classical Trinitarians claim that Jesus—the Son of God—is truly God and that there is only one God and the Father is God, the Spirit is God, and the Father, Son, and Spirit are distinct. However, if the identity statement that ‘the Son is G...

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Building Bridges Across Faith Lines: Responsible Christian Education in a Post-Christian Society, Amy Poppinga, Marion Larson, and Sara Shady
The demographic composition of students and employees at many Christian colleges and universities in the United States does not reflect the growing religious diversity of the twenty-first century. While Christian higher education provides a...

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Bible Study as Luminous Converting Encounter: Swiss Pietist Initiatives in 19th-Century French Canada, Glen G. Scorgie
This article examines the understanding and use of Scripture in the evangelistic endeavors of “awakened” pietistic francophone Swiss Protestant missionaries in 19th-century French Canada (after 1867, Quebec). It begins by sketching the root...

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Real-Time Sensing with Patterned Plasmonic Substrates and a Compact Imager Chip, Spencer T. Seiler, Isabel S. Rich, and Nathan C. Lindquist
Optical sensing is an important research field due to its proven ability to be extremely sensitive, nondestructive, and applicable to sensing a wide range of chemical, thermal, electric, or magnetic phenomena. Beyond traditional optical sen...

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Implementing practice standards for inpatient electrocardiographic monitoring, Sue Sendelbach, Kristin E. Sandau, Lisa Smith, Robert Kreiger, Steven Hanovich, and Marjorie Funk
Background Although electrocardiographic monitoring is common in hospitalized patients, many patients receive unnecessary monitoring, contributing to patients' inconvenience, clinicians' alarm fatigue, and delayed admissions. Objective To e...

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Integrating CRISPR-Cas9 technology into undergraduate courses: Perspectives from a National Science Foundation (NSF) workshop for undergraduate faculty, June 2018, Michael J. Wolyniak, Shane Austin, Lucian F. Bloodworth, Dawn Carter, Scott H. Harrison, Tiffany Hoage, Lisa Hollis-Brown, Felicia Jefferson, Alison Krufka, Farida Safadi-Chamberlin, Maria S. Santisteban, Paula Soneral, Beth Van Winkle, and Anil K. Challa
As CRISPR (clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats)-Cas9 technology becomes more mainstream in life science research, it becomes critical for undergraduate instructors to devise engaging ways to bring the technology into t...

Minding the (Information) Gap: What Do Emerging Adult Adoptees Want to Know About Their Birth Parents?, Gretchen Miller Wrobel and Harold D. Grotevant
The formation of an adoption information gap was examined for a group of 169 emerging adults (M = 25.0 years) who were adopted as infants. Participants completed interviews and questionnaires at adolescence and emerging adulthood (late teen...

Submissions from 2018

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Public Health Interventions: School Nurse Practice Stories, Linda J.W. Anderson, Marjorie A. Schaffer, Cynthia Hiltz, Stacie A. O’Leary, Ruth Ellen Luehr, and Erika L. Yoney
This study describes and analyzes school nurses’ (SN) experiences with understanding and using public health interventions from the Public Health Intervention Wheel. The Wheel offers a model for naming interventions provided by SNs from a p...

Matthew, Jeannine K. Brown and Kyle Roberts
Including an original translation of the text along with section-by-section commentary, this volume features chapters on “thinking theologically with Matthew” about such themes as kingdom, Christology, the Holy Spirit, and discipleship. Bro...

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Filled with the Spirit: Wine and worship in levitical light (Ephesians 5.18-21), John Anthony Dunne
This essay argues that the background of the temple, and particular priestly and levitical activities, explain the logic of Eph. 5.18-21. After setting this text in context and addressing various proposed backgrounds, the proposal of this e...

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Skin impact of alcohol-based hand rubs vs handwashing, Margo Halm and Kristin Sandau

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Holographic plasmonic tweezing for dynamic trapping and manipulation, Preston R. Huft, Joshua D. Kolbow, Jonathan T. Thweatt, John J. McCauley, and Nathan C. Lindquist
We demonstrate dynamic trapping and computer-controlled manipulation of nanoparticles with plasmonic holograms. Research into plasmonic trapping has been motivated by its potential for enhanced optical forces. However, while holographic opt...

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Getting Ahead and Getting By: Exploring Outcomes of Youth Livelihoods Programs, Elisabeth E. Lefebvre, Acacia Nikoi, Richard Bamattre, Amina Jaafar, Emily Morris, David Chapman, and Joan DeJaeghere
This report is a collaboration between the Mastercard Foundation and University of Minnesota that examines the livelihoods of youth aged 16–25 who participated in two Learn, Earn and Save programs in Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda. It document...

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Digital plasmonic holography, Joseph W. Nelson, Greta R. Knefelkamp, Alexandre G. Brolo, and Nathan C. Lindquist
Direct two-dimensional imaging with surface plasmons suffers from the lack of simple two-dimensional lenses. Here we show that digital holographic microscopy techniques can be used for lens-less in-plane surface imaging with propagating pla...

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Digital plasmonic holography, Joseph W. Nelson, Greta R. Knefelkamp, Alexandre G. Brolo, and Nathan C. Lindquist
We demonstrate digital plasmonic holography for direct in-plane imaging with propagating surface-plasmon waves. Imaging with surface plasmons suffers from the lack of simple in-plane lenses and mirrors. Lens-less digital holography techniqu...

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Relational integration of psychology and Christian theology: Theory, research, and practice, Steven J. Sandage and Jeannine K. Brown
Relational Integration of Psychology and Christian Theology offers an in-depth, interdisciplinary relational framework that integrates theology, psychology, and clinical and other applications. Building on existing models and debates about ...

Studies in the History of the Greek Text of the Apocalypse : The Ancient Stems, Josef Schmid, Juan Hernández Jr., Garrick V. Allen, and Darius Müller
Josef Schmid’s landmark publication, Studien zur Geschichte des Griechischen Apokalypse-Textes, has been the standard work for understanding Revelation’s Greek manuscript tradition and textual history for more than sixty years. Despite the ...

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Creative Practices for Visual Artists: Time, Space, Process, Kenneth Steinbach
Based on interviews with a culturally, geographically, and aesthetically diverse group of 75 mid-career artists, Creative Practices For Visual Artists is a reassessment of the methods and approaches used by highly successful artists in thei...

Entrepreneurship for Caribbean Students – Second Edition, Lystra Stephens-James, Mauvalyn M. Bowen, Cuthbert C. Joseph, Franklyn Gittens, Paul Pounder, K’adamawe K’nife, Denis Mitchell, and Keith McDonald
Entrepreneurship for Caribbean Students – Second Edition enables students to master all subject areas in the latest syllabus, including growth of entrepreneurship, entrepreneurship in the Caribbean, social entrepreneurship, e-commerce and b...

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3D Printable Optomechanical Cage System with Enclosure, Brandon Winters and David Shepler
The advent of the computer-age in the mid to late 20th century brought the development of sophisticated scientific equipment for myriad chemical analyses. The field of spectroscopy alone has seen significant advances in data collection, pro...

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“Is this class hard?" Defining and analyzing academic rigor from a learner’s perspective, Sara A. Wyse and Paula A.G. Soneral
Despite its value in higher education, academic rigor is a challenging construct to define for instructor and students alike. How do students perceive academic rigor in their biology course work? Using qualitative surveys, we asked students...

Submissions from 2017

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A Call to Develop Course-based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CUREs) for Nonmajors Courses, Cissy J. Ballen, Jessamina E. Blum, Sara Brownell, Sadie Hebert, James Hewlett, Joanna R. Klein, Erik A. McDonald, Denise L. Monti, Stephen C. Nold, Krista E. Slemmons, Paula A.G. Soneral, and Sehoya Cotner
Course-based undergraduate research experiences (CUREs) for non–science majors (nonmajors) are potentially distinct from CUREs for developing scientists in their goals, learning objectives, and assessment strategies. While national calls to...

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The Pietist Option: Hope for the Renewal of Christianity, Christopher Gehrz and Mark Pattie III
In The Pietist Option, Christopher Gehrz, a historian of Pietism, and Mark Pattie, a pastor in the Pietist tradition, show how Pietism holds great promise for the church—and the world—today. Modeled after Philipp Spener's 1675 classic, Pia ...

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Conversation as a model to build the relationship among libraries, digital humanities, and campus leadership, Kent Gerber
By committing to two conversation-based concepts, David Lankes's Mission for New Librarians and the “Scholarship as Conversation” Information Literacy Frame, Bethel University's Library has established a leadership role in advocating and im...

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Holographic Plasmonic Nanotweezers for Dynamic Trapping and Manipulation, Preston R. Huft, Joshua D. Kolbow, Jonathan T. Thweatt, and Nathan C. Lindquist
We demonstrate dynamic trapping and manipulation of nanoparticles with plasmonic holograms. By tailoring the illumination pattern of an incident light beam with a computer-controlled spatial light modulator, constructive and destructive int...

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Chemically imaging bacteria with super-resolution SERS on ultra-thin silver substrates, Aeli P. Olson, Kelsey B. Spies, Anna C. Browning, Paula A.G. Soneral, and Nathan C. Lindquist
Plasmonic hotspots generate a blinking Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS) effect that can be processed using Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM) algorithms for super-resolved imaging. Furthermore, by imaging through...

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Chemically imaging bacteria with super-resolution SERS on ultra-thin silver substrates, Aeli P. Olson, Kelsey B. Spies, Anna C. Browning, Paula A.G. Soneral, and Nathan C. Lindquist
Plasmonic hotspots generate a blinking Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS) effect that can be processed using Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy (STORM) algorithms for super-resolved imaging. Furthermore, by imaging through...

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Speaking Out: When to Lead, When to Learn, Tracy Lynn Reimer
The premise that great schools have great leaders can lead to a vision of the principal as a heroic leader working alone to save the day. Yet, the notion of a principal leading in isolation is outdated, and the need for effective leaders ha...

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Demystifying Nursing Theory: A Christian Nursing Perspective, Marjorie A. Schaffer, Kristin Sandau, and Bernita Missal
How does nursing theory apply to nursing practice? Nursing theory can explain the why and how of nursing practice, guide nursing interventions, and provide a framework for measuring outcomes. This article briefly explains nursing theory, pr...

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Demystifying Nursing Theory: A Christian Nursing Perspective, Marjorie A. Schaffer, Kristin Sandau, and Bernita Missal
How does nursing theory apply to nursing practice? Nursing theory can explain the why and how of nursing practice, guide nursing interventions, and provide a framework for measuring outcomes. This article briefly explains nursing theory, pr...

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Creating and sustaining an academic-practice Partnership Engagement Model, Marjorie A. Schaffer, Patricia M. Schoon, and Bonnie L. Brueshoff
Public health clinical educators and practicing public health nurses (PHNs) are experiencing challenges in creating meaningful clinical learning experiences for nursing students due to an increase in nursing programs and greater workload re...

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A SCALE-UP mock-up: Comparison of student learning gains in high- and low-tech active-learning environments, Paula A.G. Soneral and Sara A. Wyse
Student-centered learning environments with upside-down pedagogies (SCALE-UP) are widely implemented at institutions across the country, and learning gains from these classrooms have been well documented. This study investigates the specifi...

Submissions from 2016

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Getting Involved With the Digital Humanities in Theology, Biblical Studies, and Religious Studies, Kent Gerber
Digital humanities are growing and thriving in higher education, and, in the spirit of the pioneering work of Father Busa, it is important for theological and religious studies libraries and librarians to consider our roles and involvement ...

"Remember that During Your Life You Had Good Things..." For Philando Castille, Juan Hernandez Jr
This is the text and audio of an address given to Bethel University's College of Arts and Sciences community during the first Convocation Chapel of the Year by Professor of Biblical and Theological Studies, Juan Hernandez. Hernandez explain...

From Bubble to Bridge: Educating Christians for a Multifaith World, Marion H. Larson and Sara L. H. Shady
Summary: In a world of deep religious strife and increasing pluralism it can seem safer to remain inside the "bubble" of our faith community. Many Christians worry that engaging in interfaith dialogue will require watering down their faith ...

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Super-Resolution Chemical Imaging with Plasmonic Substrates, Aeli P. Olson, Christopher T. Ertsgaard, Sarah N. Elliott, and Nathan C. Lindquist
We demonstrate super-resolution chemical imaging with plasmonic nanoholes via surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (SERS). Due to large field enhancements, blinking behavior of SERS hot spots was observed and processed using a stochastic opt...

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Super-resolution snapshot chemical imaging with plasmonic nanoholes, Aeli P. Olson and Nathan C. Lindquist
We show super-resolution chemical imaging with plasmonic nanoholes, Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy. Spectral and spatial content are obtained simultaneously by imaging through filters or...

Super-resolution snapshot chemical imaging with plasmonic nanoholes, Aeli P. Olson and Nathan C. Lindquist
We show super-resolution chemical imaging with plasmonic nanoholes, Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and Stochastic Optical Reconstruction Microscopy. Spectral and spatial content are obtained simultaneously by imaging through filters or...

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Public Health Interventions for School Nursing Practice, Marjorie A. Schaffer, Linda J.W. Anderson, and Shannon Rising
School nurses (SNs) use public health nursing knowledge and skills to provide nursing services to school populations. The Public Health Intervention Wheel is a practice framework that can be used to explain and guide public health nursing i...

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Second Life® Virtual Learning in Public Health Nursing, Marjorie A. Schaffer, Jone M. Tiffany, Kelly Kantack, and Linda J.W. Anderson
Background: With limited available public health nursing clinical placements, nurse educators are challenged to create alternative learning experiences that engage students. Method: Nursing faculty developed three Second Life® virtual learn...

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Direct spectral imaging of plasmonic nanohole arrays for real-time sensing, Spencer T. Seiler, Isabel S. Rich, and Nathan C. Lindquist
Plasmon-enhanced optical transmission through arrays of nano-structured holes has led to the development of a new generation of optical sensors. In this paper, to dramatically simplify the standard optical setups of these sensors, we positi...

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The Power of Encouragement: The Role of Christian Academic Librarians in Supporting the Whole Student, Earleen J. Warner
Christian librarians are exhorted to consider the role of providing encouragement, care, and emotional and spiritual support to college students. Caring for the whole student can have a positive impact on college student success and retenti...

Books from 2015

Matthew, Jeannine K. Brown
With large sections devoted to extended teachings and memorable sayings of Jesus, Matthew's Gospel has been a favorite of Christians throughout the centuries. New Testament scholar Jeannine Brown helps readers understand this Gospel as theo...

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Relational integration, part II: Relational integration as developmental and intercultural, Jeannine K. Brown and Steven J. Sandage
In Part II of this two-part manuscript, we continue to outline the contours of a relational integration approach to the relationship between psychology and theology. Part I focused on relational integration as embodied and hermeneutical; he...

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Introductory Chemistry: A Guided Inquiry 2nd Edition, Michael P. Garoutte and Ashley B. Mahoney
The ChemActivities found in Introductory Chemistry:A Guided Inquiry use the classroom guided inquiry approach and provide an excellent accompaniment to any one semester Introductory text. Designed to support Process Oriented Guided Inquiry ...

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Super-resolution chemical imaging with dynamic placement of plasmonic hotspots, Aeli P. Olson, Christopher T. Ertsgaard, Rachel M. McKoskey, Isabel S. Rich, and Nathan C. Lindquist
We demonstrate dynamic placement of plasmonic "hotspots" for super-resolution chemical imaging via Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS). A silver nanohole array surface was coated with biological samples and illuminated with a laser. ...