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    • A fork in the road: Intersectionality and women's pathways to political power 

      Wooley-Snider, Jamie (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      This investigation explores the pathways to power that women navigate in their pursuit of political office. Drawing from published research studies and public data reports, this historical review examines variations in ...
    • A synthetic model of the Nickel superoxide dismutase active site 

      Freige, Mackenzie (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      Superoxide dismutase (SOD) is an enzyme that facilitates the disproportionation of the superoxide ion (O2-) into molecular oxygen and hydrogen peroxide. In living organisms, the O2- radical is produced during cellular ...
    • Biological model and quantification of fluid changes using an electromagnetic patch sensor 

      Alruwaili, Fayez H. (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      Stroke volume (SV) is a critical cardiac output parameter that can offer critical assessments of cardiac function. Utilization of SV measurements can be a valuable tool for early detection for cardio-pathologies, and ...
    • Electromagnetic resonant sensor for bone health diagnostics 

      Aldrich, Jessica (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      With an increasing aging population and the continual need for advancements in rural medicine, a simple way to diagnose degenerative bone diseases that affect approximately 30% of postmenopausal women in the United States ...
    • Electromagnetic resonant sensor patch for detection of fluid volume shifts within intracranial space 

      Eckerman, Brandon (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      Elevations in intracranial pressure (ICP) can result in a number of neurological complications and even death in patients who have had stroke, traumatic brain injury, or have undergone neurosurgical or neurological treatments. ...
    • Hyacinth Days: A short poetry collection 

      White, Madison (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      This short poetry collection, roughly titled “Hyacinth Days” follows my own navigation through womanhood and search for an adult identity. Embedded within images, the symbolic process of growing takes place through other ...
    • The colonization of Native American reservations in 'Tracks' and in 21st century America 

      Lubbers-Payne, Mercedes (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      This study is a comparative analysis of the novel Tracks by Louise Erdrich to events surrounding the current Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) project at the edge of Tribal reservation land, which has spawned the NODAPL movement ...
    • The impact of religion on democracy, transparency, and gender equality 

      Gering, Donald (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      How does religion influence secular values and modernization? I test several models where religious identity is examined as a possible predictor to support for secular values and modernization. Using a dataset I built in ...
    • The relationship between eating behavior and self-perception 

      Ramirez, Elizabeth (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      Eating behaviors and self-perception affect a wide variety of people. Does a person's eating behavior reflect on one's self-image? By exploring one's eating behaviors and self-perception, a potential link between eating ...
    • What is a late talker: A case study of twin boys 

      Harms, Sara (Wichita State University, 2017-04-04)
      Present research is inconclusive on whether or not children who are nonverbal at 2½-years, considered late talkers, will catch up, or if their language development will remain behind that of peers causing them to become ...