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  • Redefining materiality: physical relationships of materials in comparison to clay 

    Eames, Matthew (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2012-04-18)
    Clay and its ceramic counterparts are one of the most prominent materials used within contemporary society. There is countless integration amongst the development of our surrounding world from utilitarian vessels to ...
  • Rendering toxic metal oxides inert 

    Leonard, Joe (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
    Ceramic glazes are composed of three primary components: a flux, an alumina- bonding agent, and a glass former. These three materials can be adjusted for firing ranges as low as 1213 degrees Fahrenheit, up to 2419 degrees ...
  • A Revolution in Piano Study-Conceptual Teaching Through American Music 

    Krueger, Justin (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2011-05-04)
    The musical literature available to piano teachers and students is vast. However, over the past several decades, the body of repertoire taught and played has become significantly narrower. Certain composers and pieces ...
  • Ritual genesis: constructing systems of belief 

    Voltz, Lars (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2012-04-18)
    Throughout clay’s history, material choices directly shape cultural practices and the structuring of ceremonial and mundane living. Within this context, “ritual” is a transient term describing actions covering a broad scope ...
  • Scaenae 

    Falk, Katherine (Wichita State University, 2014-05)
  • Thomas Remley, P.I.: Miranda's Case, pt.1 & pt.2 

    Jones, Bret (Wichita State University, 2013-05-19)
    Thomas Remley, private investigator, has been haunted for years by a mistake while on the police force. Goaded by the ghost of the woman he shot, or his battered conscience, Remley takes up her case again and finds out ...
  • Thomas Remley, P.I.: Fair Play 

    Jones, Bret (Wichita State University, 2012-10-19)
    In this episode of Thomas Remley, P.I., Thomas is hired by an illusive client who puts him in the cross hairs of a dangerous criminal.
  • Thomas Remley, P.I.:The Two-Dollar Pistol 

    Jones, Bret (Wichita State University, 2013-05-19)
    Remley is minding his own business on the street when a man is shot and the murder weapon is slipped into his pocket. The haunted private investigator must find the real killer before his time runs out.
  • Transcendent capriccio for wind ensemble and solo piano 

    Riches, Luke (Wichita State University, 2015-05)
    This composition focuses on the concerto form and the freeness found within the caprccio. The work establishes a defined role for the wind ensemble and the piano and they interact and evolve through the piece. In addition ...
  • Urania for orchestra 

    Zellers, Randall Austin (Wichita State University, 2015-07)
    Urania is a work that is loosely modelled on early Greek music theory (Urania was one of the nine muses worshipped by ancient Greeks), namely the idea of creating scale structures from inserting two variable notes in ...
  • Using 3D modeling to enable students with quadriplegia 

    Baumer, Phillip (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
    Section 504 of the American Rehabilitation Act of 1973 states, no qualified handicapped person shall, on the basis of handicap, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to ...
  • A visual exploration of non traditional identity and place 

    McKee, Paul D. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
    The purpose of this study is an ongoing creation of artworks that reflect the ideas of non-traditional identity and the sense of place or placelessness. The works strive to also be readable by a larger viewing audience ...