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Ajsic, Adnan (PhD Applied Linguistics). "Dreams and Realities: Developing Countries and the English Language." Review of Dreams and Realities: Developing Countries and the English Language, edited by Hywel Coleman. Language Policy, 2011.

Al-Surmi, Mansoor A (PhD Applied Linguistics). "Authenticity and TV Shows: A Multidimensional Analysis Perspective." TESOL Quarterly (forthcoming).

Al-Surmi, Mansoor A. "Learners’ Noticing of Recasts of Morpho-Syntactic Errors: Recast Types and Delayed Recognition."  System: An International Journal of Educational Technology and Applied Linguistics (forthcoming).

Al-Surmi, Mansoor A. "Discourse Markers and Reading Comprehension: Is There an Effect?" Theory and Practice in Language Studies 1 (2011): 1673-1678.

Anderson, Brian (MA English, Creative Writing). "Sprinkler Hose: Something Something Something Phallus Joke." Prick of the Spindle, October 2011.

Brown J.R. (MS Biological Sciences), J.C. Blankinship, A. Niboyet, K.J. van Groenigen, P. Dijkstra, X. Le Roux, P. W. Leadley,  B. A. Hungate.  "Effects of Multiple Global Change Treatments on Soil N2O Fluxes." Biogeochemistry (2011).

Greenberg, Alissa (MA English, Creative Writing). "PMS Poem." Zaum 15 (2012).

Hedlund, B. P., A. I. McDonald, J. Lam, J. A. Dodsworth, J. R. Brown, B. A. Hungate. "Potential Role of Thermus Thermophilus and T. Oshimai in High Rates of Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Production in 80°C Hot Springs in the US Great Basin." Geobiology 9:471-480. (forthcoming) 

Hungate B. A. and H. M. Hampton (PhD Climate Science and Solutions). "Valuing Ecosystems for Climate." Nature Climate Change: 2 (2012), 151–152.

Karalus, Daniel E. (PhD History). "Experiencing Nature and Nation: Debates over Idaho’s Dworshak Dam, 1942-1973." Journal of the West 50: 1 (2011): 24-32.

Keeley, Brian W. and Annika T.K. Keeley (PhD Forest Science). "Using a Specialized Blowgun Dart to Obtain Genetic Samples from Mammals." Wildlife Society Bulletin, February 24, 2012

Lenartz, Andrew J. (EdD Educational Leadership). "Establishing Guidelines for the Use of Social Media in Higher Education." In Misbehavior Online in Higher Education, edited by Laura A. Wankel and Charles Wankel,  333-353. Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2012.

Looney, Christopher E. (MSF Forestry), Benjamin W. Sullivan, Thomas E. Kolb, Jeffrey M. Kane and Stephen C. Hart. "Pinyon Pine (Pinus edulis) Mortality and Response to Water Addition Across a Three Million-Year Substrate Age Gradient in Northern Arizona, USA." Plant and Soil, February 2012.

Martinez, Liza E (EdD Curriculum and Instruction). "The Perfect Match." AZ-TESOL News 32, no.3 (Fall 2011): 10-11.

McClendon, Benjamin (MA English, Creative Writing). "Jimmy." Indiana Review. (forthcoming).

Niboyet, A., J. R. Brown, P. Dijkstra, J.C. Blankinship, P. W. Leadley, X. Le Roux, L. Barthes, R. L. Barnard, C. B. Field, and B.A. Hungate. "Global Change Could Amplify Fire Effects on Soil Greenhouse Gas Emissions." PLoS ONE (2011).

Niboyet A., X. Le Roux, L. Barthes, B.A. Hungate, P. Dijkstra, J.C. Blankinship, J. R. Brown, C. B. Field, P. W. Leadley. "Testing Interactive Effects of Global Environmental Changes on Soil Nitrogen Cycling." Ecosphere 2 (2011).

Waddell, C.J. (MS, Climate Science and Solutions), M.D. Hurteau, and D. Huntzinger. "Product Carbon Footprinting: A Proposed Framework to Increase Confidence, Reduce Costs, and Incorporate Profit Incentive." Carbon Management 2 (2011): 645-657.

Walsh-Haines, Grant (Politics & International Affairs). "The Egyptian Blogosphere: Policing Gender and Sexuality and the Consequences for Queer Emancipation." Journal of Middle Easter Women's Studies: Queering Middle Eastern Cyberscapes  8, no. 3 (2012).

Wu Z. (PhD Biological Sciences, 2011), P. Dijkstra, G. W. Koch, J. Peñuelas, B. A. Hungate. "Responses of Terrestrial Ecosystems to Temperature and Precipitation Change: A Meta-analysis of Experimental Manipulation." Global Change Biology 17 (2011):927-942.

Wu Z., G. W. Koch, P. Dijkstra, M. A. Bowker, and B. A. Hungate. "Responses of Ecosystem Carbon Cycling to Climate Change Treatments Along an Elevation Gradient." Ecosystems 14 (2011):1066-1080.

Wymore, Adam S. (PhD Biology), Annika T.H. Keeley, Kasey M. Yturralde (PhD Forest Science), Melanie L. Schroer (MS Biology), Catherine R. Propper, and Thomas G. Whitham. "Genes to Ecosystems: Exploring the Frontiers of Ecology with One of the Smallest Biological Units." New Phytologist 191 (2011): 19-36.