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    • Neo-fado: identify creation among Portuguese-Americans 

      Briggs, Elizabeth (Wichita State University, 2017-04-28)
      Traditional Portuguese fado typically consists of two guitarists?often both a Portuguese and acoustic?along with a vocalist. However, a new instrumentation of the genre has yielded a modern style--neo-fado--popular throughout ...
    • Neverwhen: The Adventures of Indigo Harkway -- The Canal 

      Jones, Bret (Wichita State University, 2013-05-17)
      It is 1905, but with a steampunk twist! In this episode, Indigo Harkway is sent to the construction site for the Panama Canal by President Teddy Roosevelt, who he rode with up San Juan hill--leaving Teddy in a steam-driven ...
    • Neverwhen: The Adventures of Indigo Harkway -- The Fourth Planet 

      Jones, Bret (Wichita State University, 2013-05-17)
      In a steampunk version of 1905 strange explosions are bubbling off of Mars and heading toward the Earth! Indigo Harkway and his plucky booking agent, Matilda Rubicon, take to the skies in their airship to hunt down the ...
    • Northwestern School of Music : A survey of instrumental school music activities in colleges and universities of the United States 

      Duerksen, Walter (Wichita State University, 1938-05)
      It is felt that the information revealed will be comprehensive enough to serve as the foundation on which the college instrumental director can build a program that will meet the ideals and objectives of our modern ...
    • Postmodern places 

      Lightner, Jodi (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2009-05-01)
      Art is able to communicate and transport the viewer to a different place in their mind's eye. The representation of places also connects the artist and viewer in a shared experience and understanding of space. The challenge ...
    • Presence and absence through memory 

      Unterman, Joshua M. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
    • Questioning the construction of reality 

      Leonard, Joe (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      How do we arrive at ourselves, is it the question of nature vs. nurture, or is there a greater sense of manipulation? People are locked into an uncontrollable controlled system, which they both develop and absorb. I think ...
    • 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 ...
    • S.E.L.E.N.E: System Engineered for Lunar Environment, Navigation, and Exploration 

      Morales, Kevin; Wang, Long; Christensen, Fennie; Kim, Arnold; Alfaro, Jennifer; Smith, Brandon; Ergil, Selin; Rincon, Clarissa (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      Augmented Reality (AR) display technologies utilize computer-generated virtualized content to enhance the observer's perception of the physical environment. This NASA SUITS (Spacesuit User Interface Technologies for Students) ...
    • Scaenae 

      Falk, Katherine (Wichita State University, 2014-05)
    • The effects of varying melodic intervals in Melodic Intonation Therapy for persons with Aphasia 

      Darland, Kylie (Wichita State University, 2021-04-02)
      INTRODUCTION: Broca's Aphasia is an acquired language disorder that most commonly occurs after a stroke. It is characterized by deficits in expressive language, both spoken and written. Melodic Intonation Therapy (MIT) is ...
    • The haunted palace for soprano, chamber ensemble, and electronics 

      Breon, Eli J. (Wichita State University, 2022-05)
      This work sets the poem “The Haunted Palace” by Edgar Allen Poe for soprano; a chamber ensemble consisting of three woodwinds, piano, and five strings; and fixed-media electronic playback. The six stanzas of the poem are ...
    • 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 ...
    • Understanding gaming perceptions and experiences in a women's college community 

      Shaer, Orit; Westendorf, Lauren; Knouf, Nicholas A.; Pederson, Claudia C. (Association for Computing Machinery, 2017)
      Recent trends in gaming diversification have shown that women are both an increasingly significant pool of consumers and game producers, and regular victims of misogynistic harassment. Such observations stress the importance ...