Tag Archives: Plan A Papers

Featured MINDS@UW-River Falls Item of the Week

This week’s featured MINDS@UW-River Falls item is Teaching summary writing through direct instruction to improve test comprehension for students in ESL/ELF by UWRF student Youngmyoung Cho.  Youngmyoung’s Plan B paper is found in both the English Department’s TESOL Masters Theses and Plan B Papers collection and the Office of Graduate Studies’ UWRF Graduate Research Papers (Plan B) collection.   Click here (http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/61052) to view her paper in MINDS@UW-River Falls.  To see other items in the MINDS@UW-River Falls repository, visit http://minds.wisconsin.edu/handle/1793/209

For more information on MINDS@UW-River Falls, contact Heidi Southworth (mailto:heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu) or visit the project home page at: http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm

First New Master’s Thesis Added to MINDS!

Following the newly enacted guidelines for mandatory submission to MINDS@UW-River Falls, the first Plan A Master’s Thesis has been added to the Graduate Studies collection.  The thesis is entitled Wisconsin 4-H/Youth Development staff perspectives on Hispanic 4-H programs  by graduate student Candis O’Brien, advised by Dr. Timothy Buttles.  The paper is available at: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/55967.  This 2012 Master of Science thesis joins one other thesis – Dr. John Turcheneske’s 1971 Master of Arts thesis – in the UWRF Graduate Theses (Plan A) collection.

First Submission to New MINDS/Graduate Studies Collection

Following the newly enacted guidelines for mandatory submission to MINDS@UW-River Falls, the first Plan B Graduate Research Paper has been added to the Graduate Studies collection.  The paper is entitled Exploration of Self-identification Through the Mask Form and World Culture by graduate student Michael Hadfield, advised by Dr. Lynn Jermal.  The paper is available at: http://digital.library.wisc.edu/1793/55409.

For more information on the MINDS@UW-River Falls project, check out our home page at http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/Minds.cfm.

Plan A Theses and Plan B Papers in MINDS@UW-River Falls

The UWRF Graduate Council recently passed a formal motion stating that all “Plan A theses and Plan B research papers must adhere to the guidelines for mandatory submission to MINDS.” All graduate students submitting Plan A theses and Plan B graduate research papers to the graduate office must now also send a digital copy of their work to MINDS@UW-River Falls.  To submit a work, graduate students should consult the checklist (page 1) and fill out the submission form (pages 2-3) here: www.uwrf.edu/Library/upload/MINDS_Checklist_and_Form.pdf.

For more information regarding the MINDS project, please consult the MINDS@UW-River Falls submission page at http://www.uwrf.edu/Library/MindsSubmissionInformation.cfm or contact Heidi Southworth at heidi.southworth@uwrf.edu or call 715-425-3924.   For questions concerning the graduate program or guidelines, please contact the Graduate Studies Office at 715-425-3843.