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    • 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)
    • Survey of seventy-two public school instrumental music programs in the state of Kansas 

      Crabb, Eugene N. (Wichita State University, 1949-06)
      The survey of public school bands and orchestras in the state of Kansas has been made to determine and evaluate the statue of the instrumental music program of the public schools in this area of the United States. ...
    • 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 effects of varying melodic intervals in melodic intonation therapy for persons with aphasia 

      Darland, Kylie; O’Bryan, Erin; Richburg, Cynthia M.; Bernstorf, Elaine (Routledge, 2022-06-26)
      Background Melodic Intonation Therapy (MIT) is an evidence-based treatment for persons with non-fluent aphasia. The contribution of rhythm within MIT has been frequently studied, though little research has been completed ...
    • 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.
    • Three work books for junior high school music classes 

      Ballard, Ileen M. (Wichita State University, 1951-07)
      As the music classes of the Junior High School are the last classes of this type which most students attend there should be consolidation of the fundamentals of music which provide for basic musicianship. This period should ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...