Thesis advisor: Marc Goldstein.; "Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Arts [in Psychology]."; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,1999; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 30-36).
College students -- Exercise -- Attitudes; College students -- Food -- Attitudes
College students’ participation in health promoting attitudes, specifically food cravings
and positive attitudes towards physical activity were examined. It was hypothesized that positive
affect, self-esteem, and perceived stress would act as...
Autonomy in adolescence.; Motivation (Psychology) in adolescence.; Self-esteem in adolescence.; Academic achievement.; College students--Time management.
"Submitted in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements for the Degree of Master of Arts in Psychological Science."; Thesis advisor: Rebecca Wood.; M.A.,Central Connecticut State University,,2013.; Includes bibliographical references (leaves 38-42).
Developmental studies programs; College student development programs
The main thrust of summer bridge programs is to retain at risk populations within higher education institutions and to provide them an equal footing with other students (Kezar, 2000). In 2007 the average retention rate among all U.S. institutions...
Ethnicity; High school students -- Attitudes; Self-esteem in young adults
The United States is a country, which is characterized by its unique diversity of population. Within this diversity, however, Whites, African Americans, and Hispanics are the three ethnic groups, which compose the majority of its population (United...