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Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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Investigation of the Definitive Age of Freshwater Decapod Crustaceans, Orconectes propinquus and Procambarus clarkii, via Growth Bands in the Calcified Regions Of the Eyestalk and Gastric Mill, Jayson L. Clore

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Outcomes Assessment of an Outdoor Orientation Program Through Means-end Theory, Kristofer James Cortez

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Unreconciled Contradictions: Autonomy, Ideology, and the Possibility of Progress in Tillie Olsen's "Tell Me a Riddle", Rachel Leigh Curtis

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The Relationship Between Maternal Child Feeding Practices and Child’s BMI and Child’s Dietary Restraint in Mexican-American Families of Grand Rapids, MI., Larissa E. Fluegel

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Design of a Portable Fast Scan Cyclic Voltammetry System for Measuring Neurotransmitter Levels, Jayson Foster

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Spatial and Temporal Variation of Macroinvertebrate Communities in the Muskegon River and Bigelow Creek, Michigan, Travis Hauri Foster

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The Impact of Race and Offender Status on Small Business Hiring Decisions, Elle Gray Teshima

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A Quantitative Tool for Identifying the Epileptogenic Zone using Network Connectivity Analysis, James Michael Gurisko

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Exploration of the Validity of the Two-Dimensional Sagittal Plane Standing Long Jump Model, Lauren Hickox

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Development of a Control System for a Power Wheelchair Trainer, Stewart James Hildebrand

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Contextualizing Subjectivity: Speaking (Back to) Colonialism in Jamaica Kincaid’s Annie John, Lucy, and A Small Place, Sierra Holmes

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Student Success and Service-Learning: Exploring the Relationship at a Two-Year Public Institution, Leah Renee Kicinski

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The Generational Digital Divide: Understanding Adult Learners’ Self-Efficacy in Online Education, Justin Allen Melick

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Postsecondary Inclusion for Individuals with an Intellectual Disability: A Comparative Case Study, Eric Jordan Moore

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Evaluating the Success of Wetland Mitigation in West Michigan: A Macroinvertibrate-Based Approach, James N. Neal

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(Re)Claiming Spaces Through Story: An Examination of the Liberatory Potential of Autobiographical Narrative in Adult L2 Literacy Development, Jessica Elizabeth Peters

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An a Priori and a Posteriori Analysis of Usefulness of TEM 8 and TOEFL, Yuanjun Qi

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Resting Site Characteristics of American Marten in the Northern Lower Peninsula of Michigan, Robert L. Sanders

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From Verification to Guided-Inquiry: What Happens When a Chemistry Laboratory Curriculum Changes?, Pamela Sue Scott

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Wetland Sediment Nutrient Flux in Response to Proposed Hydrologic Reconnection and Climate Warming, James T. Smit

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Low Noise NMOS Imager Fabrication with a Study on the Effect of Photodiode Shape on Dark Current, Steven Taylor

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Comparing Methods for Full Body Inverse Dynamics Analysis of a Standing Long Jump, Nathaniel Vlietstra

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A Textbook Analysis: A Case Study of Changes in History Textbooks Based on the Revolutionary War, Danielle Renee Wager

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Acute Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Alters Vascular Reactivity Independent of ATP, William Cole Waggener IV

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Milton‘s Feminized Satan: A Study of Gender Imbalance in Paradise Lost, Kari Anne Wiest

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"God Made Me Thisaway": Mary Wilkins Freeman, Flannery O'Connor, and Religiosity as Challenge to Heteronormativity, Anna M. Worm

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The Effect of Drying on Desiccation Tolerance and Late Embryogenesis Abundant Protein Gene Expression in Immature Seeds of Phalaenopsis amabilis, Huijing Zhu

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Content Analysis of British Petroleum and Tokyo Electric Power Company's Crisis Communication Messages. Comparative Analysis of Crisis Communication Strategies, Viktoryia Abramenka

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Teacher's Attitudes towards Integrating Technology: Case Studies in Saudi Arabia and the United States, Asma Mohammed Alharbi

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Egyptian Diasporas, Social Media, and the 2011 Egyptian Revolution: How Egyptians Living in Saudi Arabia used Social Media during the Revolution, Maisoon O. Al-sebaei

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Future Foreign Language Teachers’ Intercultural Competence, Andrew Baalerud

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School Adult and Student Perceptions of Bullying in Middle School: A Mixed Methods Case Study, Michelle L. Barrows

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Parents’ Attitudes Toward Their Children’s Heritage Language Maintenance: The Case of Korean Immigrant Parents in West Michigan, Duckyoung Jung Becker

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Geographical, Linguistic, Social, and Experiential Demarcation: The River in Edwidge Danticat’s The Farming of Bones, April Dawn Best

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The Other In Henry Roth's Call It Sleep, Pauline Bleuse

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A System for Preclinical Imaging Facility Management and Data Processing, Ryan Anthony Bozio

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Master’s and Doctoral Theses on Second Language Writing: A Survey of the Emerging Voices in China, Yue Chen

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Mapping of UML Diagrams to Extended Petri Nets for Formal Verification, Byron DeVries

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Investigation of the Closing Forces Involved in Re-Approximation of the Renal Remnant Following Partial Nephrectomy, Donald M. Endres II

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Bound for Home: Containment and Community in Cold War America Through Shirley Jackson's "Flower Garden", Jennifer Lynne Furner

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Understanding High-Achieving African American Students: A Quantitative Study at Grand Valley State University, John A. Gipson Jr.

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Climate Change and Metapopulation Implications for Species Re/introductions: A Spatial Analysis of Suitable Habitat for the American Marten (Martes americana) in Northern Michigan, Joshua Michael Green

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Changes in Vascular Reactivity of Mesenteric Arteries Following Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment, Benjamin Matthew Hake

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Disease Ecology of a Microsporidian Parasite and its Effects on Mottled Sculpin, Jared Joseph Homola

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A Cost-Benefit Analysis of Community Health Workers‘ Impact Upon The Birth Outcomes of At-Risk Pregnant Women in Muskegon County, Edward Michael Jados

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Inkjet Printing of Titanium Dioxide Photoanodes for Dye Sensitized Solar Cells, Jeffrey Corbet Johnson

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Information Technology Effects on Tunisian College Students; Tunisian English Majors as a Case Study, Ahmed Lachheb

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Burning on the Shore of an Unknowable Void: Nature as Mystical Reality in the Fiction of Cormac McCarthy, Skyler Latshaw

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Native Plant Establishment Success Influenced by Centaurea stoebe Control Method, Laurelin Marie Martin

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An Examination of the Long Term Effects of Exposure to Prescription Drugs on Infant Growth and Development, AnnaLisa Maurer

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The African American/Black Male Experience at Grand Valley State University: Implications for the Future, Reba Loret Oguntokun

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The Role of Extracellular Matrix Proteins on Epithelial to Mesenchymal Transition in Glioblastoma Multiforme, Stephen C. Orey

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Effects of Nonylphenol on Orientation by the Crayfish Orconectes propinquus, Kathryn J. Page

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Wind Energy Assessment using a Wind Turbine with Dynamic Yaw Control, Md Nahid Pervez

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Perceptions of Creativity among Faculty in Higher Education, Ellie Melissa Potter

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Predicting the Effects of Land-Use and Climate Change on Michigan Stream Ecosystems, Jacqueline M. Taylor

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Identification of Actin Cytoskeletal Protein Interactions with the Fission Yeast Scaffold, Mid1, Marian Testori

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The Experience of Being a Foster Parent in Non-Kinship Placements: Emotional and Psychological Impacts, Lindsay Michelle Tryc

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Real-time Stage 1 Sleep Detection and Warning System Using a Low-Cost EEG Headset, Bryan Van Hal

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Demographic and Reproductive Status of Lake Sturgeon in the Muskegon River System, Michigan, Alex C. Wieten

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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The Role of Saturated Fatty Acids in Connexin Expression on Endothelial Cells and Eosinophils, Kurt Anthony Ashack

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Origin of Great Lakes Brown Trout, Salmo trutta: A Phylogeographic Analysis Using mtDNA Sequence Variation, David Baisch

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Organic Options for Striped Cucumber Beetle Management in Cucumbers, Katie Brandt

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The Effects of Berberine and Nitroxl (HNO) on the Glucose Uptake in L929 Fibroblast Cells, Jude Terver-Jeremiah Chenge

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Heart Rate Artifact Suppression, Christopher Dickson

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Dominant Upper Extremity Kinematics and Muscular Activity in Sonographers during Kidney Scanning, Jennifer Elizabeth Edwards

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Effect of Using Hand-Weights on Performance in the Standing Long Jump, Austin Filush

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Meeting English Language Learners’ Academic Needs through Teacher Training: A Multicultural Approach, Marjorie Ninoska Gomez Talavera

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Successful Weight Loss, Weight Loss Maintenance and Psychological Characteristics in Minority Men and Women Attending an Inner-city Weight Loss Program, Julie Ann Hall

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A Narrative Life Story of Activist Phyllis Lyon and Her Reflections on a Life with Del Martin, Dianna Lee Johnson

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The Church of Craiglockhart: Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon‘s Critique and Use of Religion in their World War I Poetry, Brian Karsten

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Determining the Sufficiency of the bHLH Gene Nato3 in Dopamine Neurogenesis, Darcy Nichole Kaufman

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Effect of Exercise on Adult Neurogenesis in Crayfish, Jennifer E. Klutts

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Aquatic Mesohabitats: Abiotic and Biotic Comparisons in a Sand-Dominated, 3rd Order, Michigan Stream, Edward M. Krynak

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An Exploratory Study of Perceptions of Benefits and Barriers to Study Abroad for Students with Disabilities, Melissa Jean Kutsche

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Effects of Oak Savanna Restoration and Thinning on Gypsy Moth Predation Rates and Small Mammal Communities, Angela Lynn Larsen

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Hybridization Facilitates the Rapid Evolution of Reduced Herbicide Sensitivity in the Widely-managed Invasive Aquatic Plant, Eurasian Watermilfoil, Elizabeth Ann LaRue

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Effects of Ailanthus altissima Soil Leachates on Nodulation and Expression of Two Genes that Regulate Nodulation of Trifolium pratense, Jesse Michael Lincoln

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The Acute Responses of Different-sized Coronary Arteries to Testosterone, Sampath Madanu

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Restoring the Richness: The Influence of Utopia on Walker Percy’s Love in the Ruins, Kyle Matthew McCarthy

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Winter Habitat Selection and Genetic Relatedness of Southern Flying Squirrels in Southwest Michigan, Sheila M. Miara

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Development of A Computer-Aided Detection (CAD) Tool For Contrast Micro Computed Tomography Imaging In Diagnosing Liver Metastases, Anderson Steadham Peck

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Refinement of the Cast Microstructure of Hypereutectic Aluminum-Silicon Alloys with an Applied Electric Potential, Alexander Joseph Plotkowski

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Accessorized Therapeutic Game Experiences for Touch-Enabled Devices, Alex Restrepo

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A Novel Electronic Laparoscopic Training Device, Paul Allen Shields

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Laboratory and Field Performance of the Biosand Point of Use Water Filtration System in the Artibonite Valley, Haiti, Andrew John Sisson

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An Improved Custom Development Process Utilizing Lean Methods and Tools, Lisa Gay Smith

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“Temples fit for Thee”: The Interplay of Holy Space, Time, Actions, and People in George Herbert’s The Temple, Carrie Lynn Steenwyk

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Automatic Atlas Based Analysis of Radiotracer Uptake in Bones from Fused Nuclear Imaging/CT Data Sets of Mice, Jeffrey Lee VanOss

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High School Policy Debate as an Enduring Pathway to Political Education: Evaluating Possibilities for Political Learning, Ellen C. Zwarensteyn