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Theses and Projects from 2019

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Understanding the experiences of school social workers in the upper and lower peninsulas of Michigan: Adolescent mental health and suicidality, Paige Lancour (Social Work)

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Orthorexia nervosa among college students: Associations with restrictive eating, excessive exercise, and psychological distress, Alyssa Lawson (Psychology)

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Studying the binding mechanics of autophagy-related protein Atg11 by use of yeast-2-hybrid screen, Mitchell Meyer (Chemistry)

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Imagining queer futures to ensure queer survival, Leah A. Minadeo (Women's and Gender Studies)

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With regard to programmatic advertising, are Lewis' findings on cultural dimensions still valid for millennials in the 21st century?, Robert Niemi (Marketing)

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Colombia's post conflict: A grassroots approach to the implementation of the peace accords as a necessary element to build a long lasting peace, Maria Paula Perdomo Garcia (Political Science)

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Association between adverse childhood experiences, socioeconomic status, access to care and depression in adults, Sierra Powdhar (Psychology)

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An investigation of the nature of plasminogen activator inhibitor type-I (PAI-I) to improve upon known small molecule inhibitors, Justin A. Powers (Chemistry)

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Analyzing counter improvised explosive device equipment for effectiveness in preventing casualty, Roxanne Reinhardt (Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology)

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Women rising: The American Revolution and evangelical thought, Roxanne Reinhardt (History and Philosophy)

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Coaggregation patterns and surface characteristics of Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG under varying nutrient conditions, Amanda Rielinger (Biology)

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The biocultural evolution of inflammatory bowel diseases, Amanda Rielinger (Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology)

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The effect of mild cognitive impairment on anxiety in older adults in American and Ukraine, Eleanor Ryan (Psychology)

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Mindfulness-based meditation and its effects on college students, Jordan Sieja (Psychology)

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The relationship between maltreatment and self-regulation trajectories: A multimethod approach, Grayson Sturgis (Psychology)

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On the necessity of the humanities: How a foundational education in the humanities can help us to address the pressing issues facing our world today, Blake Trinske (History and Philosophy)

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Mindfulness and meditation for pain control and stress relief in the school-age children: An integrative review, Danielle Michelle Weekes (Nursing)

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An overview of the causes of tropospheric ozone pollution with regard to meterological factors in Ypsilanti, Michigan, Stephen Weger (Chemistry)

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Utilization of homoplasy-free SINE markers to resolve the phylogeny of Peromyscus species, Alec Wroblewski (Biology)

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The effects of tumor growth on stress response, body size, and fat content in Caenorhabditis elegans, Reem Yassine (Biology)

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The assessment & treatment of English language learners: With supplemental case study, Melinda Yax (Special Education)

Theses and Projects from 2018

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Depression, Thanu Abraham (Nursing)

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Canine-Assisted Therapy: The Impact of Service Dog Partnership on Symptoms of PTSD in Veterans, Katherine Ankenbauer (Social Work)

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The Effects of Personal Attitudes on the Criminal Justice System, Samantha Ayers (Psychology)

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Oncology of Different Populations and the Ethical Impact of the HeLa cell case and Physician Assisted Suicide on Patient Autonomy, Neha Bakshi (Nursing)