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2016

Optimal Inference for Distributed Detection, Earnest Akofor

The Big Picture School Model: Understanding the Student Experience, Amanda Leigh Alger

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

Automated code extraction from packed android applications., Abhishek Vasisht Bhaskar

Lipschitz Geometry of Banach and Metric Spaces, Patrick Biermann

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

First amplitude analysis of B+→J/ψφK+, Thomas Britton

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

Disastrous waters, renascent lands: Politics and agrarian transformations in post-disaster Colombia, Alejandro Camargo

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

A Multivariate Exploration of School Counselor Engagement with Students with Disabilities, Jaime Hernando Castillo

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

Characterizing the Relationship Between Related and Unrelated Items in Recognition Memory, Ryan Andrew Curl

Transnational Genre Hybridity and the British Horror Film, 2002-2012, Lindsey Decker

THE ASSOCIATIONS BETWEEN ECONOMIC HARDSHIP AND PATERNAL DEPRESSIVE SYMPTOMS AND CHILDREN’S SOCIO-EMOTIONAL OUTCOMES VIA PATERNAL PARENTING: A BAYESIAN APPROACH, Elif Dede Yildirim

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

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

Thioetherification and Etherification Utilizing Trichloroacetimidates Under Thermal Conditions & Progress Towards an Efficient Synthesis of AQX-1125, Brian C. Duffy

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

Vir Bonus: Political Masculinity from the Republic to the Principate, Charles Goldberg

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

New Perspectives on the Role of Attributions in Entrepreneurship., Parvathi Jayamohan

Identity Creation and World-Building Through Discourse in Video Game Narratives, Barbara Jedruszczak

Efficient search algorithms for social networking scheduling applications, Subodh Kalia

Que Salgamos más Adelante: Identity, Community, and the Desire for Development in Oaxaca, Mexico, Lori Klivak

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

AN ANALYSIS OF TALK AND INTERACTIONS IN INITIAL SESSIONS IN THE CONTEXT OF COUNSELING AND FAMILY MEDICINE, Yihhsing Liu

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

Making Men in the City: Articulating Masculinity and Space in Urban India, Madhura Lohokare

APPEARANCE POLITICS, PHYSIOGNOMY, AND LEADERSHIP IMAGE: BUILDING POLITICAL LEGITIMACY IN LATE IMPERIAL AND MODERN CHINA, Lex Jing Lu

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

Response of mercury in a forest stream to lime application: Accelerated watershed recovery, Geoffrey Millard Millard

Business Calculus Students’ Reasoning about Optimization Problems: A Study of Quantitative Reasoning in an Economic Context, Thembinkosi Mkhatshwa

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

Social Beliefs, Agonistic Goals, Anger, and Biased Perceptions of Outgroups: A Social Action Theory of Covert Racial Prejudice, Mariam Parekh

Three Essays on Testing for Cross-Sectional Dependence and Specification in Large Panel Data Models, Bin Peng

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

Housing Demand, Housing Wealth, and Public Policy, Judith Sallie Ricks

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

Rendering Disaster Architecture: Remodeling Citizenship in Post-Katrina New Orleans, Dylan Rollo

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

A Modular Approach to Highly Functionalized Indole Derivatives and Syntheses of Tryptamine-based SHIP Inhibitors, Jigisha Shah

Is disability a diversity issue?: Diversity workers and the construction of disability in higher education, Lauren Emily Shallish

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

mLearning in the organizational innovation process, Micah Joseph Shippee

Antebellum Rhetorical Education at Myrtilla Miner's School for Colored Girls: Cultural Rhetoric and Epistolary Writing at the First African American Normal School, Reva Evonne Sias

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

On What Consists in What, Stephen Steward

CHINESE MOTHER-CHILD INTERACTIONS DURING MATHEMATICAL TASKS, Kai Sun

Effects of vlogger race on perceived credibility, self-efficacy and behavioral intentions towards weight loss, Mengmeng Tang

RACIAL AND ETHNIC IDENTITY WITHIN THE ETHIOPIAN DIASPORA IN THE UNITED STATES AND THEIR POLITICAL ENGAGEMENT IN ETHIOPIA: THE CASE OF THE WASHINGTON, DC METROPOLITAN AREA, Goshu Wolde Tefera

In Defense of Deprivationism, Travis Timmerman

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

Lorenzo Giustiniani and the Politics of Obedience: Church and State in Fifteenth-Century Venice, Laura Giovanna Urist

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

Data Driven Nonparametric Detection, Weiguang Wang

UNDERSTANDING SOFT MOLECULAR INTERFACES USING MULTISCALE MOLECULAR DYNAMICS, Xiaoyi Wang

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

Seeing Right from Wrong: A Defense of A Posteriori Ethical Intuitionism, Preston John Werner

Deprotection and Reductive Amination Methodology of N-Boc-3-amino-4-halopyridines, Christopher Alexander Wilhelmsen