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    • Jasmine Flower in three different lights 

      Tham, G.J.E. (Wichita State University, 2005-04-22)
    • MUS undergraduate program assessment plan 

      School of Music (Wichita State University, 2006)
    • 2006-2007 Master of Music program assessment plan 

      School of Music (Wichita State University, 2006-09)
    • Formulating iron rich clay bodies in a recycled electric kiln 

      Olsen, Ryan (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      Clay bodies can be formulated using commonly available processed clays for a wide variety of specific functions. Some of the functions I am interested in include plasticity for throwing on the wheel, temperature range ...
    • Examining the first women potters in America and their influence on contemporary ceramic art 

      Mark, Monette (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
      The goal of this research is to demonstrate artistic lineage and the intertwined history of early American women potters. This history shows how a technical process, pot or teacher has affected and created a lineage of ...
    • 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 ...
    • Presence and absence through memory 

      Unterman, Joshua M. (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2007-04-27)
    • Intertwinings for full orchestra: a composition 

      Svast, Maja (2007-05)
      Intertwinings is written for full orchestra, and is in one continuous movement. It takes as its subject certain aspects from human nature. The human nature is very complex. Sometimes people project extroverted actions, ...
    • MUS undergraduate program review 

      School of Music (Wichita State University, 2007-05-17)
    • 2006-2007 Master of Music program assessment report 

      School of Music (Wichita State University, 2007-09-28)
    • The effects of kiln atmosphere on glaze color and texture 

      Mark, Monette (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2008-04-25)
      This experiment studies the effects of the chemical colorants, red iron oxide (Fe2O3), copper carbonate (CuCO3), cobalt carbonate (CoCO3), black nickel oxide (Ni2O3), titanium dioxide (TiO2), and rutile, an iron ...
    • Iron based earthenware in a forced reduction atmosphere 

      Hayes, Todd Rex (Wichita State University. Graduate School., 2008-04-25)
      Iron is a strong flux in ceramic glazes when fired in an oxygen-starved atmosphere (reduction), resulting in a CO rich atmosphere. The carbon monoxide (CO) robs the iron (Fe2o3) of two oxygen molecules, thus transforming ...
    • A musician's testament: Themes of Catholicism in Part Two of Gustav Mahler’s Eighth Symphony 

      Tiemeyer, Robyn Morrison (Wichita State University, 2008-08)
      This study is intended to explore the spirituality of Gustav Mahler through his emphasis on Catholicism in his Eighth Symphony by relating those themes to other parts of Mahler's life, focusing on his use of Johann Wolfgang ...
    • Elements of individualism in the life and selected works of Woody Guthrie 

      Sauceda, Jonathan (Wichita State University, 2008-08)
      Although the image of Woody Guthrie has often used as a symbol by collectivist leaning groups such as the Communist Party of the United States and the free love movement of the 1960s, and although he has been viewed by ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • 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 ...
    • The development of ottoman ceramics 

      Hellman, David William (Wichita State University. Graduate School, 2010-04-23)
      Many of the world’s ceramic objects can trace their aesthetic lineage to one source, Ming Dynasty export porcelain. Turkish or Ottoman ceramics is a tradition that drew inspiration from luxury goods acquired through trade ...
    • Energy 

      Long, Courtney (Wichita State University, 2010-05)
      Instrumentation: Flute -- Clarinet in Bb -- Bass Clarinet in Bb -- Alto Saxophone in Eb -- Baritone Saxophone in Eb -- Bassoon -- Horns I and II in F -- Trumpet in Bb -- Bass Trombone -- Percussion I (Suspended Cymbal, ...