2006 Issue

Preface

Preface to The Eagle Feather 2006

Editor-in-Chief: Gloria C. Cox, Honors College and Department of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences

Editor: Susan Brown Eve, Honors College and Department of Applied Gerontology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Scholar's Day Keynote Address 2006

The Future of Democracy in the Middle East

Emile Sahliyeh, Department of Political Science, International Studies , College of Arts and Sciences

Undergraduate Scholar Articles

Modeling and Optimization of Deflection Slits for Fast-Pulsing a Low Energy Ion Beam

Ryan Bosca, Department of Physics, College of Arts & Sciences; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
Duncan L. Weathers, Department of Physics, College of Arts & Sciences

Effects of Technology on Mathematics Education in Middle School

Heather Rooth, Department of Mathematics, College of Arts and Sciences; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
Jeanne Tunks, Department of Teacher Education and Administration, College of Education

Complexities of Career Development

Sarah Hennes, Department of Economics, College of Arts and Sciences; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
Dennis Engels, Department of Counseling, College of Education

Cultural Hybridity: Arab/Latino – A Reflexive Approach

L. Danyel Rios, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
Ann Jordan, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Identifying and Analyzing the Poetic Qualities of The Beatles’ Lyrics from 1965-1970

Stephanie Murphy, Department of English, College of Arts and Sciences; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
James Baird, Department of English, College of Arts and Sciences

Special Section: Undergraduate Scholar Articles in Anthropology

Undergraduate Research and the Latino/a Chicano/a Oral History Project

Guest Editor:
Mariela Nuñez-Janes, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

What Color Line? Discrimination and Ethic Identity

Andrew Jones, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Faculty Mentor:
Mariela Nuñez-Janes, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Abriendo Puertas Hacia el Futuro: The Road Toward Becoming an Educator

Ivonne J. Solano, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service; Ronald E. McNair Post-Baccalaureate Research Program

Faculty Mentor:
Mariela Nuñez-Janes, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Educating Latinos in the United States: The Need for Exposure, Resources, and Cultural Understanding

Bethany Hardikar, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service; Department of Ceramics, School of Visual Arts

Faculty Mentor:
Mariela Nuñez-Janes, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

The Education of a Latin American Student in the United States: Diversity, Identity, and Assimilation

Johnathan W. Myers, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Faculty Mentor:
Mariela Nuñez-Janes, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Education, Feminism, and Spanish: The Definition of a Library Cuban

Candace Sibley, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Faculty Mentor:
Mariela Nuñez-Janes, Department of Anthropology, College of Public Affairs and Community Service

Special Section: Undergraduate Scholar Articles in Medical Geography

Geographic Information Systems and Health – New Tools for Old Problems

Guest Editor:
Joseph R. Oppong, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences; School of Public Health, UNT Health Sciences Center

Dissolved Lithium Concentrations, Gender, Race, and the Geography of Texas Suicide Mortality Rates, 1980-1998: A Correlation Study

William M. Flanagan, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Mentor:
Joseph R. Oppong, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences; School of Public Health, UNT Health Sciences Center

The Geography of Viral Hepatitis C in Texas, 1992-1999

Mara Hedrich, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Mentor:
Joseph R. Oppong, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences; School of Public Health, UNT Health Sciences Center

The Geography of HIV in Dallas County, Texas, 1999-2003

Nicholas Enwright, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences

Faculty Mentor:
Joseph R. Oppong, Department of Geography, College of Arts and Sciences; School of Public Health, UNT Health Sciences Center

Special Section: Undergraduate Scholar Articles in Political Science

Consequences of Internal Ethnic Political Conflict

Guest Editor:
Emile Sahliyeh, Department of Political Science, International Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Palestinian Perspective on Peace with Israel

Kelly Wright, Department of Political Science, International Studies, College of Arts and Sciences; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
Emile Sahliyeh, Department of Political Science, International Studies, College of Arts and Sciences

Actus non facit reum, nisi mens sit rea: An Investigation into the Treatment of Mens Rea in the Quest to Hold Individuals Accountable for Genocide

Andrew M. Jung, Department of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences; Honors College

Faculty Mentor:
Kimi King, Department of Political Science, College of Arts and Sciences