This study examined the mediating role of self-perceived health between perceived spirituality, religiosity, and life satisfaction among a stratified, random sample of college students, while controlling for gender. Although both model...
The Affect Of Social Networking Websites on Today's Youth
October 21, 2008 by Omar Aly
The popularity of the internet and online communities has grown exponentially (Alexa.com). Is the recent u...
Gifted Students and Social Stigma
Gifted Students and Social Stigma
Philosopher Benedict Spinoza said, "Man is a social animal" (Kaplan 278). The desire for social acceptance, whether recognized or denied, is part of human culture. People yearn for it, obsess over it, and alter themselves to obt...
SOCIAL AND PSYCHOLOGICAL FACTORS AFFECTING THE CAREER DECISION-MAKING OF FRESHMEN STUDENTS OF ADZU
A Research Paper
Mr. Randy S. Magdaluyo
Languages Department, School of Liberal Arts
Ateneo de Zamboanga University
In Partial Fulfillment
of the Requirements for
English 112 (...
Abstract. Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between
academic stress and perceived resilience among social work students, and to identify
social support as a protective factor of resilience on this relationship. A conceptual
model of moderation was used to test...
WORKING WITH STUDENTS AND PARENTS TO IMPROVE THE FRESHMAN RETENTION
Dan D. Budny and Cheryl A. Paul
Abstract — The transition from high school to college can be very difficult for many students. The authors believe that students can advocate on their own behalf by educating themselves...
During the old days when teens spent hours alone in their rooms or with close friends dancing in front of the mirror, playing outside their houses, trying different outfits and modeling around the corner; trying on different personas in person is out, the web delet...
Career Choice Factors 1
CAREER CHOICE FACTORS OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
By Michael Borchert
A Research Paper Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Master of Science Degree With a Major in Career and Technical Education Approved: 2 Semester Credits
PSYCHOSOCIAL FACTORS AS DETERMINANTS OF STUDENTS’ ACHIEVEMENT IN SENIOR SECONDARY SCHOOL MATHEMATICS
Adekoya Emmanuel Olusegun
This study investigated the influence of psychosocial factors on the achievement secondary school students in mathematics. The variables that were a...
Stress Among College Students
Leaving home for the first time and going away for school can be very difficult for some people. In many cases for college freshman this is their first time being away from their home and parents. Many times they get home sick and want to isolate themselves. They hav...
Extracurricular Students vs. Non-extracurricular Students
In this paper I will describe the social makeup of students who are involved in extracurricular activities and the students that are not involved with extracurricular activities. I will also specify some of the different charac...
The Diverse Lifestyles of College Students
"Education is a progressive discovery of our ignorance."
Being a high school senior, college is on my mind constantlyapplications, admission essays, reference letters, and of course financial aid. This is a considerable amount of work, but it does...
Alcohol and College Students
Excessive drinking by college students has become a social phenomenon in which College students do not acknowledge the health risks that are involved with their excessive drinking habits. Furthermore, college students do not know enough about alcohol in general and wh...
LUNGELO GUMEDE (GMDLUN002)
ARE STUDENTS CUSTOMERS TO THE UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN
The simple, most accepted and understandable definition is that a customer is one who pays for goods and services. University students, in general, are definitely paying or being sponsored to be part of the academic...
Role of Higher Educational Institutions in Corporate Social Responsibility
Ms. Susan Abraham
SCMS School of Technology and Management,
Muttom, Aluva ' 683106
Higher educational institution...
Running head: INCLUSION AND PEER ACCEPTANCE
Proposed Study of the Effects Inclusion and Peer Acceptance of
Students with Learning Disabilities
Necole P. Joseph
Fall Quarter 2008
The mainstreaming movement began in 1975 with the passage of Publ...
Social Emotional Learning
More than ever before, our country needs schools that will prepare today’s youth for the challenges and opportunities they face, youth who will become knowledgeable, responsible, and caring citizens and leaders for the future. An outstanding education p...
Online gaming has emerged as a popular and successful source of entertainment and play for people of all ages, especially for the students. It refers to the games that are played over some forms of computer network, typically on the internet. These games are played online, in which...
CORRELATION OF ANXIETY IN SOCIAL SITUATIONS AND INDIVIDUALS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDER
The study examined how individuals with autism often fail to successfully relate with others in social situations. Undergraduate Students of the University of Western Australia’s School of Psyc...
Adjustment is the behavioral process of balancing conflicting needs, or needs against obstacles in the environment. It can be a process of altering one's behavior to reach a harmonious relationship with their environment. Adjustment consists of two kinds of processes: fittin...