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Browsing Celebration of Student Research & Creativity by Subject "Academic achievement"

Browsing Celebration of Student Research & Creativity by Subject "Academic achievement"

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  • Moore, Rebecca (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Adverse Childhood Experiences are traumatic experiences such as physical and sexual abuse, neglect, and many more that happen before the age of eighteen. Ace’s can affect an Individuals substance use as they grow through ...
  • Ryan, Samantha (Northern Kentucky University, )
    It is not uncommon for college students to struggle with mental health—specifically with anxiety and/or depression. Often, a college student’s anxiety and/or depression may have a negative impact on their academic ...
  • Fitzpatrick, Samantha (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Perceptions of campus climate significantly impact students’ academic achievement and level of satisfaction with their university. It is only within the last decade that research has begun to examine the effects of campus ...
  • Irwin, Hanna (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Poverty is an overwhelmingly wide-spread problem that impacts multiple areas of functioning including social, behavioral, emotional, physiological, and neuropsychological functioning.   Research shows that impacts of poverty ...
  • Wallace, Bridget (Northern Kentucky University, )
    "Traditional learning in undergraduate STEM degrees is not always conducive to all learning styles, especially when it comes to performance in a lab environment. Course- based Undergraduate Research Experiences (CURE) allow ...
  • Maddox, Sophie (Northern Kentucky University, )
    It is estimated that 20% of college students meet the criteria for a substance use disorder. This is concerning because substance abuse negatively impacts academic achievement. This study aims to determine what substances ...
  • Smith, Meghann (Northern Kentucky University, )
    With the increasing prevalence of technological use, students are finding it harder to turn off the devices. The question then becomes, what are the effects of the constant connectivity? This study assesses whether devices ...
  • Hurst, Aleisha Autumn (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Substance abuse negatively impacts academic progress and graduation retention of students nationwide. This study examines the effects on academics and the barriers for treatment for NKU students. Surveys were administered ...
  • Francesconi, Amber (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Research suggests that food insecurity is a substantial problem on college campuses. Moreover, food insecurity has been found to negatively impact academic performance. The current study seeks to examine the relationship ...
  • Davis, Mackenzie (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Studies show those who experience housing insecurity face more barriers to academic success than those with stable housing. This study is collecting data about the experience of Northern Kentucky University students and ...
  • Phillips, Brett (Northern Kentucky University, )
    "Binge drinking amongst college aged students negatively impacts student wellness and increases risk for social problems. The purpose of this study is to evaluate how binge drinking negatively impacts wellness. The ...
  • Keller, Noelle (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Mentoring relationships can have a positive impact on academic performance in college students. Students engaged in mentoring relationships have shown improved grades and retention rates, but there are few studies focused ...
  • Klette, Katie (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Rising cost of living and tuition rates create an increased demand for college students to work while attending school. College students are spending more and more time with coworkers and management as a result. However, ...
  • Irvin, Tara (Northern Kentucky University, )
    "Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a global social problem that impacts several areas of functioning including mental health, finances, education, and human development. This cross sectional, self – administered survey ...
  • Kennedy, Jamin (Northern Kentucky University, )
    "Past research indicates that individuals who have experienced poverty tend to experience negative outcomes in issues related to education, physical and mental health, and incarceration. This study examines the relationship ...
  • Dunlap, Philisha (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Previous studies to the long-term effects stemming from their parents’ divorce, the impact of the situation can be effective not just emotionally and academically, but also psychologically. The purpose of this study is to ...
  • Johnston, Sarah (Northern Kentucky University, )
    "Research shows that mental illness has been increasing among college students. Universities have responded to this social problem by expanding student resources, including counseling and disability services. This study ...
  • Lattire, Anna (Northern Kentucky University, )
    There are enormous economic benefits to closing achievement gaps in America, and significant economic costs if we fail.  Advancing an opportunity agenda that expands equity is critical but, closing achievement gaps and ...
  • Hughes, Taylor (Northern Kentucky University, )
    Social anxiety may create significant academic challenges for students. This is alarming because approximately 12.1% of undergraduate students in the United States meet criteria for a social anxiety disorder. This study ...
  • Denham, Mariah (Northern Kentucky University, )
    With the rising cost of tuition many people question if a college education is really worth it. Research shows that middle-class students are less likely to receive non-loan aid and more likely to take out higher loan ...