University of Northern Colorado http://wamc.org en Dr. Robin Macaluso, University of Northern Colorado – LED Lighting and Energy http://wamc.org/post/dr-robin-macaluso-university-northern-colorado-led-lighting-and-energy <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Robin Macaluso of the University of Northern Colorado turns us on to the energy-saving benefits of LED lighting.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Robin Macaluso is an associate professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colorado. Her research interests include the synthesis and characterization of magnetically interesting materials and X-ray and neutron diffraction. She holds a Ph.D. from Louisiana State University.</p> Thu, 17 Jan 2013 15:00:39 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 55448 at http://wamc.org Dr. Robin Macaluso, University of Northern Colorado – LED Lighting and Energy Dr. John Mark Froiland, University of N. Colorado – Parental Expectations and Academic Success http://wamc.org/post/dr-john-mark-froiland-university-n-colorado-parental-expectations-and-academic-success <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. John Mark Froiland of the University of Northern Colorado explains why parental expectations are an important part of academic success.</p><p>John Mark Froiland is an assistant professor of school psychology at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley, Colorado. His research interests include community supports for parental involvement, early childhood development, and helping parents to support children’s intrinsic motivation. He practiced as a school psychologist for 5 years and holds a Ph.D. from Michigan State University.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 52316 at http://wamc.org Dr. John Mark Froiland, University of N. Colorado – Parental Expectations and Academic Success