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    • Campus update: Planning for summer and fall 

      Unknown author (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      Interim President Rick Muma and Interim Provost Shirley Lefever inform WSU students and employees about the path and timeline of a gradual return of the University to the normal campus operations in the next few months. ...
    • CARES Act funds: Students are encouraged to apply now 

      Academic Affairs; Office of Financial Aid (Wichita State University, 2020-05-05)
      Office of Financial Aid's announcement of availability of $2.8 million of approximately $4.4 million that has been awarded to students with the most need as determined by their latest FAFSA filing.
    • CARES Act update for Wichita State students 

      Academic Affairs (Wichita State University, 2020-05-01)
      On April 9, the U.S. Department of Education released its official allocations for the newly passed Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act. Wichita State University has allocated half of its awarded funds ...
    • Characterization of recombinant hFSH glycosylation 

      Rose, Emily; White, William K. (Wichita State University, 2012-04-03)
      Human FSH stimulates ovarian follicle development in females and regulates testicular Sertoli cell function in males. Our laboratory has identified two major hFSH forms differing in glycosylation and binding affinity to ...
    • Chesh Kafo: Constructing a language 

      Green, Joshua (Wichita State University, 2018-04-06)
      Constructing a language from a prompt: When constructing a language for a film or book, it is essential to begin with a concept which we can build upon. Here, Dr. Mythili Menon provided a short science fiction prompt. From ...
    • Color, relevance and eccentricity influence detection performance of changes in driving scenes 

      Usama, Khondoker (Wichita State University, 2014-04-08)
      Background: The ability to detect sudden onset of events while driving is critical for driving safety. This study explored how factors such as color, relevance to driving and eccentricity of changes influence the detection ...
    • Colorful fiction: exploration the space between the abstraction and recognition 

      Stone, Tim (Wichita State University, 2011-04-05)
      I manipulate what we see as everyday objects and places such as urban architecture, and landscape into a colorful fiction. The word fiction literally means “imaginative narration”. With my brushwork I marry chaotic mark ...
    • COVID-19 self-observation questionnaire 

      Unknown author (Wichita State University, 2020-03)
      This COVID-19 questionnaire was developed with criteria from the CDC to help the Wichita State employees to self-observe their daily health prior to coming to work.
    • Credit / No Credit grading option now available to students 

      Muma, Richard D. (Wichita State University, 2020-04-16)
      Provost Rick Muma announcement of an option for students to adjust grades, on a per class basis, from the assigned letter grade to a credit/non-credit option for undergraduate students and satisfactory/unsatisfactory option ...
    • Democracy, development, capitalism and the ecological footprint: an analysis of indicators, a global perspective 

      Cunningham, Baylee (Wichita State University, 2011-04-05)
      This research will address and examine the role of democracy, development and capitalism in global ecological resource consumption. I will explore these three characteristics to determine whether or not any can be considered ...
    • The Democratic peace theory: a case study of the Lebanon-Israeli wars of 1982 

      Sibbai, Tatiana (Wichita State University, 2010-04-23)
      The Democratic Peace Theory states that no two democratic nation states will go to war with one another. I use the two wars between perceived democratic states, Lebanon and Israel, as a case study to determine whether these ...
    • A detailed study of the nano-porous membranes with applications in the enhanced detection of cardiovascular biomarker proteins 

      Feikert, Paige (Wichita State University, 2011-04-05)
      Nanomaterial is widely used to design ultra-sensitive molecular biosensors. The objective of our study is to identify the role of nanoporous alumina membranes in achieving nano confinement of protein biomolecules towards ...
    • Detection of anthrax protective antigen using a nanoporous impedemetric biosensors 

      Pichetsurnthorn, Pie; Andra, Kiran K. (Wichita State University, 2012-04-03)
      In response to the 2001 bioterrorist attacks involving anthrax, precautionary methods of containment, such as early detection, have been explored in order to better prepare for similar incidences. This project proposes a ...
    • Developing a targeting system for bacterial membranes 

      Thacker, Christopher (Wichita State University, 2015-04-07)
      An ammonium picket porphyrin that targets bacterial membranes has been prepared and shown to bind to phosphatidylglycerol (PG), a bacterial lipid, when the lipid was in solution, contained within synthetic membrane vesicles, ...
    • Development of biocompatible and PH responsive catatonic vesicles for drug delivery 

      Pankratz, Daniel M. (Wichita State University, 2010-04-23)
      Our current research investigates a class of vesicles known in the literature as “catanionic” vesicles. Catanionic vesicles form from mixtures of cations and anions. They are distinctly different from phospholipid vesicles ...
    • Diagnostic aids and overall physician ratings 

      Karnopp, Kelsey; Morrison, Heather; Shaffer, Victoria A. (Wichita State University, 2008-04-25)
      Previous research has shown that physicians who are described as using a computer‐based decision aid during the diagnostic process are given lower ratings of overall satisfaction, diagnostic ability and professionalism ...
    • Different spirituality and social support between White and African American older adults 

      Smart, Sarah; Owens, Cassandra; Wilder, Emily; Miller, Brenna (Wichita State University, 2011-04-05)
      Purpose: Spirituality and social support can be important factors in the elderly population. This study examines 121 older adult Caucasian and African American participants who are 65 years old or over. The objective of ...
    • Doubly rebellious: swashbuckling women in the golden age of piracy 

      Page, Kate (Wichita State University, 2009-05-01)
      Women in history are often forgotten and overlooked. Often women who challenged social norms were romanticized and turned into fanciful stories making finding out who these women really are a challenge. This fact was ...
    • Eating behaviors and attitudes 

      Jacobelli, Jillian (Wichita State University, 2010-04-23)
      An exploratory study at a Midwestern university examined the relationships between disordered eating behaviors and attitudes and psychological flexibility, experiential avoidance, perceptions of social pressure, and personal ...
    • Effectiveness of anti-slip patch to assess lingual performance in use with the IOPI device 

      Apartment, Lucy Cook (Wichita State University, 2019-04-19)
      The Iowa Oral Performance Instrument (IOPI) is known as the standardized instrument used to measure tongue strength and endurance. A common complaint, however, is that the bulb may move from its intended tongue placement ...