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Thesis: Relationship Between Social Anxiety & Facebook Surveillance

A thesis from the Portland State University Library: Relationship Between Social Anxiety & Facebook Surveillance. “The advent of social media has created a new type of information seeking to reduce uncertainty: extractive information seeking, which refers to when people seek information about their target by perusing their online social media profiles. 81 more words

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Digital thesis pilot at the Department of Chemistry

For the academic year 2016/17 the University is piloting electronic thesis submission with several departments, including Chemistry.

If you are submitting a thesis in the academic year 2016/17, you are requested to submit an electronic thesis to Apollo alongside the print copy you need to submit to the Student Registry. 43 more words

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A Thesis on the 95 Theses

I was recently asked by Dr. Tom Woods, instructor of my on-line Western Civilization course, to consider: “What were the 95 Theses about? What was the basic message of Luther’s complaint? 347 more words

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On the Importance of Reading and Writing in Turns

Seneca, Moral Epistles 84

“I believe that these journeys which remove my languor are good for both my strength and my researches. How they profit my health is clear: my love of literature makes me lazy, neglectful of my body. 401 more words

Social media and Martin Luther

Colin James looks at the connections between social media, Martin Luther and a secular Easter

…six months from now will come the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s famous, and fabled, nailing of “theses” to a church door which sparked a revolution – via the still newish medium of printing.

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Three new doctors in the group!

Recently, Belén, Ana and Nydia have successfully defended their doctoral theses. Congratulations to the trio!

Belén Maldonado studied the ecological functions of dung beetles in an aridity gradient in the Monte desert. 327 more words

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