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Submissions from 2016

Molecular Biomarkers for Early Detection of Cerebral Palsy, Brooke Armistead, Madeleine Lenski, Nigel Paneth, and Sok Kean Khoo

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Hydraulic Traits as Determinants of Epiphyte Distribution in Mid-Elevation Rainforest in Puerto Rico., Matthew Biener

Influence of Self-Esteem on Stopping Rule Decision-Making, Cameron Bunker

Catching Single Pd Nanoparticles in the Act of Performing Catalysis Using Electrochemistry, Aaron J. Capps and Scott N. Thorgaard

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Generalized Frobenius Partitions with Nonzero Row Difference, Brian Drake and Kelsey A. Scott

Communities in Conflict: A Comparative Analysis of the New York Provincial Congress and the Philadelphia Committee, Matthew L. Grace

Effects of microRNA 34b/c in SH-SY5Y cells for Parkinson’s disease study, Emma Hahs

Investigating a Novel Type of Protein Degradation in Candida albicans, Allison Hoppe

Study of Polymer Nanocomposites at Cryogenic Temperatures, Thomas Killeen

A Case Study Examining Participants' Perceived Stress after Hot Yoga and Restorative Yoga, Kendra King

The Effects of the Common Prenatal Supplement Docosahexaenoic Acid on Neurogenesis in the Developing Embryo, Jenna Koelsch

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Quantitative and Qualitative Nutritional Analysis of GVSU Managed Honey Bee Colonies, Emily Noordyke and Anne Marie Fauvel

Determining the role of the amino terminal portion of the Light Regulating BTB E3 ligase in Arabidopsis thaliana, Aaron Orellana and Matthew J. Christians

An Eye-Tracking Study of Visual Representation Use for Problem Solving in Organic Chemistry, Megan Plekker and Jessica VandenPlas

Free Fatty Acid Receptor 4 Decreases Endothelial Connexin43 Expression, Kelsey Rogers

Variation in Density of Human Cranial Dura Mater Using Computerized Tomography, Eric Sheffield

Evaluation of the Antibacterial Properties of Cinnamon Bark Oil and Oregano Oil, Jared Sweet

Submissions from 2015

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Do Microbial Communities Determine Herbicide Sensitivity Versus Resistance in the Invasive Aquatic Plant, Eurasian Watermilfoil?, Fatouma Abdoulaye, Ryan M. Sheick, Jay Lennon, and Ryan Thum

Impact of Standing up During Sprint Cycling on Power Output in Female Athletes, Alexis N. Awdziejczyk, Jeffrey A. Potteiger, Ross A. Sherman, and Sango Oteino

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The Effects of Invasive Earthworm Species on Salamanders in the Grand Valley State University Ravine Ecosystem, Hunter J. Brunges and James Dunn

The Polar Bear Expedition: A Bottom-Up Reinterpretation of America's Military Intervention in Northern Russia, Jordan Cloud

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Minimizing the Cost of Guessing Games, Lindsay Czap

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Mutagenic Studies of a Unique Cysteine Ligase Enzyme, Emily David and Paul Cook

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A Comparison of American Marten Habitat Use From Data Collected Using VHF Radio Telemetry Versus GPS Telemetry, Macy Doster, Paul Keenlance, and Joseph Jacquot

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Music Video in a New Light: The Color of Music and the Music of Color, Gabriel Z. Ellis and Lee Copenhaver

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Acoustics of the Louis Armstrong Theatre, Bailey Groendyke

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Patterns of Neutral Genetic Variation in the Virginia Big-eared Bat, Jennifer A. Grousd and Amy L. Russell

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Effects of Weight Support on the Metabolic Demands of Running, Jessica N. Janecke and Kyle Barnes

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Metabolic Demands of ElliptiGO Cycling Compared to Running, Alex McBride and Kyle R. Barnes PhD

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Effect of Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Anti-telomerase with Anthracycline based Chemotherapy on Triple Negative Breast Cancer Cells, Luke T. Pardy

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Behavioral Thermoregulation during Winter in Japanese Macaques (Macaca fuscata), Brianna Powell, Chris Vinyard, Rebecca Brittain, and Cynthia Thompson

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Neuropharmocological Alterations of the Aggressive Behavior of Crayfish, Kristi Ruvina and Daniel A. Bergman

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Emotion Displays in Media: A Comparison Between Mexican, Hispanic-American, and European-American Children’s Storybooks, Victoria R. Sanders and Wolfgang Friedlmeier

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German-American Compositional Identity in William Henry Pommer’s The Legend of St. Etheldethelwethelberga and Quartet No. 1 in G Minor, Nikolaus Schroeder

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A drug for Alzheimer’s appears to work in a ‘retina in a dish’ model of glaucoma. But, what receptors are involved?, Lindsey Schroedter and David M. Linn PhD

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I Can’t Remember: The Effects of Machiavellianism, Mental Effort and Lying on Memory, Isaac Simon, Todd Williams, Michael Wolfe, and John Hessler

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Big Data and the Search for Balanced Insight in the Digital Humanities: Macroscopic and Microscopic Reading of Citation Strategies in the Encyclopédie of Diderot (and Jaucourt), 1751-1772, Scott Richard St. Louis

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Modification of LRB Complex Members in Arabidopsis thaliana, Carly Wiersma and Matthew Christians

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Evaluating Pupil Dilation as a Measure of Working Memory and Logical Thinking Manuscript, Ryan Zahran, Nathan Barrows, and Jessica VandenPlas

Submissions from 2014

S3 Study on Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Associations in Fruit Trees at GVSU’s Sustainable Agriculture Project, Kennedy Aldrich and Jennifer Winther

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Identifying Merchants in the Early Bronze Age City of Tell es-Safi. Isotopic Analysis of a Sacrificial Ass, Lindsay E. Babcock and Elizabeth R. Arnold

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Effect of Central Brain Histamine Deficiency on Courtship Behavior in Drosophila melanogaster, Tina Daniels, Laura Schroeder, and Martin G. Burg

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Sex and Age Differences in Bone Density in the Palatal Region, Analyzed using CT Scans to Aid in Oral Mini-Implant Success, Alicia P. Flores and James Christopher Reed

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Belief Change and Memory for Previous Beliefs after Comprehension of Contentious Scientific Information, John K. Hessler, Isaac D. Simon, Michael B. Wolfe, and Todd J. Williams

Identifying the c-MET Phosphorylation Site Regulated by CD82 in Prostate Tumor Cells, Veena Janardan

A Fight So Impassioned: The Struggle Over School Consolidation in Michigan, 1950-1970, Ray Jeroso

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Identifying the Characteristics of an Ideal Reading Intervention Program for Teen Mothers, Kevin Joffre

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Relatedness of Male Hoary Bats at a Migratory Stopover Site in Northwestern California, April K. Kaneshiro

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Reconsidering Revolutions: The Impact of Breakthrough Elections on Democratization in Croatia, Serbia, Moldova, and Georgia, Chelsea Kendziorski and Heather L. Tafel

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An Investigation of the Intrinsic and Extrinsic Influences on the Aggressive Behavior of Crayfish, Edwin J. Klein and Daniel A. Bergman

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How Does BBr3 Cyclize o-Alkynylanisoles to Form Benzofurans?, Talon M. Kosak, Andrew L. Korich, and Richard L. Lord

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Diet of Kit-Rearing Female Martens in Northern Michigan, Angela Kujawa, Paul Keenlance, and Joseph Jacquot

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Diet of Kit-rearing Female Martens in Northern Michigan, Angela Kujawa, Paul Keenlance, and Joseph Jacquot

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Quantification of Light and Gravity on the Giant Internodal Cells of Chara, Barrett Kyle and Mark Staves

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Growth Rates and Climate Influences on Neonatal Eastern Box Turtles after Egress Following Their First Overwintering, Kirk Luca and Jennifer Moore

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Can Drugs for Alzheimer's Disease Protect Retinal Cells in a 'Mixed' Culture System?, Lindsey Lusardi and David M. Linn

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Barx2 is Sufficient to Drive the Expression of Cadherin-6 in the Developing Nervous System, Katherine McGuire

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Spatial Patterns of Fish Communities in Lake Michigan Tributaries, Samantha M. P. Morsches, David J. Janetski, and Carl R. Ruetz III

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Structural and Functional Studies of GDP-6-Deoxy-Talose and GDP-Rhamnose Biosynthetic Enzymes, Benjamin E. Nicholson and Paul D. Cook

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Effects of Chronic Low Dose Anti-Telomerase and Chemotherapeutic Drugs on Breast Cancer Cells, Chelsea Reiber, Alexander J. Fisch, Robert Smart, William Schroeder, and Osman V. Patel

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The Evaluation of Essential Oils for Antimicrobial Activity, Dallas Rohraff and Roderick Morgan

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Microgeographic Population Genetic Structure of Baylisascaris Procyonis (Nematoda: Ascaroidae) in Western Michigan Indicates the Grand River is a Barrier to Gene Flow, Christina A. Sarkissian and Douglas H. Graham

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Reducing the Impact Bias in Colorectal Cancer Screening Expectations, Megan E. Wertheimer

Who Needs Goals? An Analog Experiment Comparing Goal-Based Evaluation and Goal-Free Evaluation Utility, Alayna Zielinski

Submissions from 2013

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Crayfish Cerebral Ganglia Preservation and Sectioning for an Assessment of Exercise Induced Neurogenesis, Abigail K. Carlson and Daniel A. Bergman

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Exploring the Impact of German-American Heritage and the Musical Works of William Henry Pommer, Holly Cassell

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Geomorphic History of the Grand River and Grand River Valley: Natural and Anthropomorphic Hydraulic Controls, Christopher E. Churches and Peter J. Wampler

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Acyl-intermediate Structures of an Extended Spectrum Clinically-Derived Class D β-lactamase Variant, OXA-160, in Complex with Cefotaxime, Ceftazidime, and Aztreonam, Jozlyn R. Clasman, Joshua M. Mitchell, Kip-Chumba J. Kaitany, Neil V. Klinger, Vincent L. Baggett, Rachel A. Powers, and David A. Leonard

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Assessing the Light Requirements for E3 Complex Assembly in Arabidopsis thaliana, Jacob Dec and Matthew J. Christians

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Effect of Telomerase Inhibitors on Malignant Breast Cancer Cells, Alexander J. Fisch and Osman V. Patel

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Detecting Deletions in the Hdc Gene Generated by Minos Transposon Excision in Drosophila melanogaster, Vincent Gasparotto and Martin Burg

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A Study of Oboe Reeds, Julia Gjebic

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DDS/DGEBA Epoxy Used as a Model for Studying Polymer Confinement in Polymer Nanocomposites, Danielle Harris and Richard S. Vallery

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Den Site Characteristics and Kit Survival of American Marten in Manistee National Forest Michigan, Rachel Hughart, Joe Jacquot, and Paul Keenlance

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Creating a Modern Performance Edition of Sousa Operetta, Lisa Keeney

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TOC, C/N, δ13C, and δ15N of Shales from the Mississippian Michigan Formation, Western Michigan, Kayla A. Lockmiller

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A Comparative Analysis of the Tibia of Paralouatta varonai, an Extinct Cuban Primate, Andrea Morrow

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The Role of CBL10 in Stamen Development in Arabidopsis thaliana, Mitch Roth and Margaret Dietrich

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Identification of a Potent Inhibitor for the Extended Spectrum Class C Beta-Lactamase, ADC-7, Hollister C. Swanson, Rachel Powers, and Bradley Wallar

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Economic Context and Civic Engagement: the Effects of ‘Localism’ in Four Michigan Cities, Marissa Swartz

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Do We Need to Analyze Spectra by Hand?, Adam M. Terwilliger and Richard L. Lord

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Antibiotic Resistance Enzyme OXA-24 β-lactamase: Expression, Purification, and Optimization of Crystallization Conditions, Josephine P. Werner, Neil V. Klinger, and Rachel A. Powers

Submissions from 2012

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Using DNA Barcoding for Plant Identification in a Long-term Prairie Restoration Study, Tami E. Brown, Laurelin M. Martin, Timothy M. Evans, and Neil W. MacDonald

Generation of Diffraction Gratings Using Photographic Film, Brittany Cooke and Richard S. Vallery

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Probing the Role of Asn 152 in the Class C β-lactamase AmpC, Brianne Docter, Mujahid Anwar, David Leonard, Rachel Powers, and Bradley Wallar

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The Effectiveness of Constructed Wetlands, Jessica L. Franks, Eric B. Snyder, and Megan M. Woller-Skar

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Using Artificial Breeding of Eurasian and Northern Watermilfoils to Study the Evolutionary Ecology of Herbicide Resistance, Danielle Grimm

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The Young Lords in Lincoln Park, José Jiménez

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Screening the Effects of Gene Overexpression on Markers of Neural Progenitor Differentiation in the Developing Chick Spinal Cord., Joshua Lee and Merritt Taylor

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Effects of Self-affirmation on Coping and Motivational Systems, Jackie Main and Amanda Dillard

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Explorations in Sonoluminescence, Jeremy Peshl

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Synthesis and Antimicrobial Activity of Anthranilic Acid Derivatives, Christopher Stretton

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Characterizing Protein-protein Interactions for Accurate Cell Division in Fission Yeast, Jessica Thoe and Dawn Clifford Hart

Putting Michiganese on the Map: A Study in Perceptual Dialectology, Angela Tramontelli

Germline Clone Analysis of the PKN gene in Drosophila, Sarah VanOeveren and Georgette Sass

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Nonylphenol Effects on Chemosensory Orientation Behavior of the Crayfish, Orconectes Propinquus, William Waalkes and Daniel Bergman Ph.D.