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Researchers at UNC’s Child Development Institute are making preliminary plans for First School, a school that begins at age three. The school’s program is based on early childhood research. Activities focus on children’s social, emotional, and physical development, as well as their academic skills.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 21 Issue 1, Fall 2004, p28-30, il, por Periodical Website
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26010
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Koleman Strumpf, associate professor of economics, is studying the effects of file sharing on music record sales. While the music industry says it’s being decimated by file sharing, Strumpf believes it will not deter people’s desire to form bands and create music.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 20 Issue 2, Winter 2004, p28-30, il, por Periodical Website
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26008
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UNC undergraduate students and community members premiered Stewards of the Land, a multimedia documentary project presenting portraits of six local farmers through photographs, text, and short audio documentaries.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 20 Issue 2, Winter 2004, p20-21, il, por Periodical Website
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26021
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Researchers are studying Latino immigrants in North Carolina and the issues they face. According to Altha Cravey, assistant professor of geography, the temporary and fluid domestic and social arrangements constructed by Latino immigrants save money for the United States. However, Latinos struggle for access to health care, education, and civil rights.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 20 Issue 3, Spring 2004, p18-25, il, por Periodical Website
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26020
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Biomedical engineering students designed a Braille training device called Talking Dots to teach visually impaired children how to read. They are also using assistive technology to develop tools to help adult employees of Orange Enterprises, a nonprofit that employs people with physical and cognitive disabilities.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 20 Issue 3, Spring 2004, p14-17, il, por Periodical Website
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26009
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Researchers are trying to learn how bacteria and periodontal disease are linked to premature birth and heart disease. Gum infections can enable invasive bacteria to get into the bloodstream and cause inflammatory problems in vital arteries.
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Endeavors (NoCar LD 3941.3 A3), Vol. 20 Issue 2, Winter 2004, p24-27, il, por Periodical Website
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