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2016

The Lonely Nineties: Visions of Community on Television between the End of the Cold War and 9/11, Paul Andrew Arras

Lipschitz Geometry of Banach and Metric Spaces, Patrick Biermann

“Texts From Hillary:” Political Meta-meming, Likeability, and Social Presence, Hanna Katharina Birkhead

A Low-Computation-Complexity, Energy-Efficient, and High-Performance Linear Program Solver Using Memristor Crossbars, Ruizhe Cai

Targeted: Young Black Men, Schools & the Consequences of Anti-gang Policing, Mary Agnes Cannito-Coville

The Design of Allosterically Regulated Protein Catalysts, Elizabeth Anne Caselle

CONTROLLING PSEUDOMONAS AERUGINOSA PERSISTER CELLS WITH FUNCTIONALIZED NANOPARTICLES, Xuan Cheng

Incompatibilist Alternative Possibilities, Yishai Cohen

The Interdependence of Scientists in the Era of Team Science: An Exploratory Study Using Temporal Network Analysis, Mark R. Costa

CHINESE FEMALE GRADUATE STUDENTS ON US CAMPUSES: NEGOTIATING CLASSROOM SILENCE, THE LEFTOVER WOMAN AND THE GOOD WOMAN DISCOURSES, Yuan Dickerson

Touring Extinction: The Rhetorics of Biodiversity Loss on Display, Terrell Jake Dionne

The Dissemination of Local Food Rhetoric via Restaurant Wait Staff: A Pilot Study, Laura Dragon Dragon

IDENTIFYING THE INFLUENCE OF SELECTIVE EPISODES AND MECHANISMS ON REPRODUCTIVE SUCCESS IN TRIBOLIUM CASTANEUM AND DROSOPHILA MELANOGASTER, Elizabeth Metta Droge-Young

THE IMPACT OF A SUPPLEMENTAL READING INTERVENTION ON THE LITERACY SKILLS OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS AND NATIVE ENGLISH-SPEAKING FIRST GRADE CHILDREN, Theresa Marie Dussling

Essays on the Economics of Rental Housing and Crime, LaRhonda Renee Ealey

THE TENSIONS OF NORTHERN IMPORTS: DISABILITY AND INCLUSION IN KENYAN PRIMARY EDUCATION, Brent Carson Elder

PRE-SERVICE ELEMENTARY TEACHERS LEARNING TO FACILITATE STUDENTS’ ENGAGEMENT OF THE COMMON CORE STATE STANDARDS’ MATHEMATICAL PRACTICES: BALANCING ATTENTION TO ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS, TO ALL LEARNERS, AND TO ONE’S OWN MATHEMATICAL LEARNING, James Stephen Ewing

Modeling the Effects of Acid Deposition and Natural Organic Acids on Surface Waters, Habibollah Fakhraei

Adolescent Health Behaviors Related to Reproductive Health: Does Structural Violence Matter?, Chantell B. Frazier

The Elaboration Likelihood Model and Sport Video Gaming Effects on Gamers' Confidence and Desire to Play the Sport, Ximiyuan Gong

The Handcrafted Utopia: Arts and Crafts Communities in America's Progressive Era, Thomas A. Guiler

Southerners and the City: Queer Archives, Backward Temporalities, and the Emergence of AIDS, Joe Edward Hatfield

Crack Growth Mechanisms under Anti-Plane Shear in Composite Laminates, Allison Lynne Horner

A Quantitative Assessment and Comparison of Conceptual Learning in Online and Classroom-Instructed Anatomy and Physiology, Joel Yager Humphrey

Citizenship and Nation Making: Ethnicity, Class and the Indo-Mauritian Identity, 1834 - 1968, Yossina Hurgobin

The Illusion of Collaboration and Bureaucratic Politics in India, Harish Pranav Jagannath

Response Modulation Moderates the Effect of Agonistic Striving on Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Children, Sarah Rose LaFont

The impact of surface water-groundwater interactions on water quality in an urban stream, Sarah Holderness Ledford

FINE-GRAINED EMOTION DETECTION IN MICROBLOG TEXT, Jasy Suet Yan Liew

Resource Management for Distributed Estimation via Sparsity-Promoting Regularization, Sijia Liu

MULTILAYER COMPOSITE SOLID ELECTROLYTES FOR LITHIUM ION BATTERIES, Wei Liu

Fretting corrosion of CoCrMo alloy biomaterials: Instrumentation development, heredity integral modeling and the effect of frequency, Zhe Li

Claiming Knowledge, Claiming Lives: Decolonial Feminist Pedagogy and the Experiences of Low-Income Women Undergraduates in Community College, Meredith Madden

University Administrator Interactions: Balancing Politeness and Authority, Laura DeJoseph McArdle

What Does Corporate Social Responsibility Mean to Fortune 500 Companies and Why? A 2015 CSR audit of the top 25 Fortune 500 Companies., Delisa N. Morris

Making Math Risky: A Translational Study on Preference for Mixed- Versus Fixed-Ratio Schedules during Problem Completion, Michael Patrick Mullane

The Epistemologies They Carry: An Investigation of Feminist Writing Assignments, Kathryn Elizabeth Navickas

The Post-Colonial Language and Identity Experiences of Transnational Kenyan Teachers in U.S. Universities, Rosemary N. Nduati

The Effect of Stress on Undergraduate College Students in Relation to Eating Out Behaviors and Weight Status, Shannon Emily Nicholas

Vortices and Quasiparticles in Superconducting Microwave Resonators, Ibrahim Nsanzineza

The Effect of Multimedia Cases on Science Teaching Self-Efficacy Beliefs of Prospective Teachers in Kenya, Peter Rugano Nthiga

Netflix and the Development of the Internet Television Network, Laura Osur

Novel Methods and Self-Reinforced Composite Materials for Assessment and Prevention of Fretting Corrosion in Modular Tapers, Eric Ouellette Ouellette

Assessing the contribution of geography and host use to genetic structure in New York populations of the parasitoid wasp, Aphidius ervi, Haley Jay Plasman

Marronage Unbound: Colonial Governance and Maroon Resistance to Enslavement in the French Caribbean, Thor Ritz

Elucidating the Electronic Origins of Intermolecular Forces in Crystalline Solids, Michael Thomas Ruggiero

Containment and Dewatering of Heavy Metal Contaminated Sediments using Reactive Soil Minerals and Cellulose Materials, Prabesh Rupakheti

Interactions between Inflammatory Cells and CoCrMo Alloy Surfaces under Simulated Inflammatory Conditions, Huiyu Shi

mLearning in the organizational innovation process, Micah Joseph Shippee

Affective Cultural Practice: Imagining Queer Feminism in the Riot Grrrl Movement, Kate Siegfried

Assessing gender inequality from large scale online student reviews, Souradeep Sinha

“Karbala Here We Come!”: Ritual, Space and Identity-Making in a Trinidadian Shīʿī Community, Fatima Siwaju

EXPLORING DIETARY INTAKES OF MICRONUTRIENTS INVOLVED IN BONE REMODELING IN RELATION TO BONE MINERAL DENSITY AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS: AN EXAMINATION OF PRE-MENARCHEAL FEMALE GYMNASTS AND NON-GYMNASTS., Sarah Kristine Skinner

Effects of substrate stiffness on bacterial biofilm formation, Fangchao Song

Military vs. Civilian: Does experience with violence make people more aggressive after playing violent video games?, Stephen Wonchul Song

Output Interference and Testing Effects in Recognition Memory, Sean Allison Spangler

The relationship of cognitive and affective factors with daily somatic complaints: An investigation into response expectancy theory and the symptom perception hypothesis, Garry L. Spink

Crafting Rhetorics of Trust: Hillary Rodham Clinton and her Appeals to the American People, Chelsea Anne Spring

Three Essays on the Impacts of Air Pollution and Environmental Policy, Jordan Stanley

Whose Honey, Whose Hive?: Genre and Rhetorical Agency in the U.S. Colony Collapse Disorder, W. Kurt Stavenhagen

CHINESE MOTHER-CHILD INTERACTIONS DURING MATHEMATICAL TASKS, Kai Sun

In Defense of Deprivationism, Travis Timmerman

Assessing Formative Assessment: An Examination of Secondary English/Language Arts Teachers' Practices, Leigh M. Tolley

Essays on structural changes in high dimensional econometric models, Fa Wang

UNDERSTANDING SOFT MOLECULAR INTERFACES USING MULTISCALE MOLECULAR DYNAMICS, Xiaoyi Wang

Trans Gender Embodied States of Recognition: Fragmented Citizenship and Agency, Tre Wentling

Exploring the Differences in Girls’ and Boys’ Learning from Their Teachers’ Perspectives in a Coed High School in Kingston, Jamaica, Renée Danielle St. Cecelia Wilks

Short-Term Incentive Effects of Temporary Full Capital Asset Expensing, John David Patrick Witesman

Blazing trails, being us: A narrative inquiry with five high school students with autism who type to communicate, Casey Lee Woodfield

Essays on Characterizing Inefficiency for Stochastic Frontier Models, Ian Anthony Wright

Intentio Ex Machina: Android Intent Access Control via an Extensible Application Hook, Carter Yagemann

Three essays on the effects of health insurance and taxation policies, Jinqi Ye

Development and implementation of efficient noise suppression methods for emission computed tomography, Jiahan Zhang

UNCOVERING AND MITIGATING UNSAFE PROGRAM INTEGRATIONS IN ANDROID, Xiao Zhang

Embodiment in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Discourse: Healing, Silence and the Miracle Cure, Kaicheng Zhan

Developing iodine proxies for oceanic oxygenation conditions during greenhouse episodes, Xiaoli Zhou

DEVELOPMENT OF A “2-D” TEST SYSTEM FOR VISUALIZING FRETTING CORROSION: A STUDY OF THE FRETTING CORROSION BEHAVIOR OF Co-Cr-Mo ALLOY, DongKai Zhu

Nonparametric Anomaly Detection and Secure Communication, Shaofeng Zou

2015

Romantic Relationship Satisfaction as Predicted by Perceived Family of Origin Experiences and Education, Ahmet Abakay

Spatial Features of Labor Markets and Links to the Housing Market, Nuno Abreu Faro e Mota

Implementation of School-wide Positive Behavior Supports in the Neoliberal Context in an Urban Elementary School, Deanna Adams

Development of Improved Methodologies Toward the Formation of C-C and C-N Bonds, Ijaz Ahmed

Essays on Local Political Economy in Brazil and the United States, Evan Andrews

Specification of V2b and KA neurons in the zebrafish spinal cord., Liwia Anna Andrzejczuk

Trying Times: Disability, Activism, and Education in Samoa, 1970-1980, Juliann Anesi

Three Essays on the Supply of Long-Term Care Services to the Elderly in the U.S., Kanika Arora

Extracting Expectations in Affine Term Structure Models, Halil Ibrahim Aydin

CONTROLLING BIOFILM AND PERSISTER CELLS BY TARGETING CELL MEMBRANES, Ali Adem Bahar

Shape Memory Polymers as 2D Substrates and 3D Scaffolds for the Study of Cell Mechanobiology and Tissue Engineering, Richard McClary Baker

AUDIT FEES AND BUSINESS RISK: EVIDENCE FROM COUNTRIES PERCEIVED AS MORE CORRUPT AND TAX HAVEN COUNTRIES, RAVINDRA R. BANGAR

Recommendations, Rhetoric, and Reporting: State and NGO Behavior in the Universal Periodic Review of Human Rights, Michael Joseph Beckstrand

Study of homogeneous mineral acid dehydration of monosaccharides in a CSTR, Siddharth Sharad Bhat

Parent-Child Communication among African American Families: Does "Being on the Same Page" Protect Against Adolescent Sexual Risk Behavior?, Katherine Bonafide

Perfection, History, and Harmonious Individuality: Herder's Ethical Thought, 1765-1791, Charles Richard Booher

On robust and secure wireless communication system design using software-defined radios, Kapil Meghashyam Borle

The Impact of Self-Efficacy on Willingness to Try Emerging Formats of Digital Content, Dawn Bovasso

THE RELATIONSHIP OF SPIRITUALITY AND DEPRESSION ON THE SUBJECTIVE WELL-BEING OF JAMAICAN COLLEGE STUDENTS: A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY OF TEACHER TRAINING INSTITUTIONS IN JAMAICA, Claudette A. Brown-Smythe

STUDENT CHARACTERISTICS THAT PREDICT PERSISTENCE AND PERFORMANCE IN ONLINE COURSES AND THE FACE-TO-FACE EQUIVALENTS AT A FOUR-YEAR PRIVATE NORTHEASTERN UNIVERSITY, Karen Zannini Bull

A Qualitative Approach to Studying the Lived Experiences of High School Aged Sexual Minority and Gender Nonconforming Youth Across Relationships and Contexts., Michael Calloway

Detecting At-Risk Drinking in University Primary Care: Validity of the AUDIT-C, Clare Elizabeth Campbell