Submissions from 2012

Investigating Insect Interactions on Pentaclethra macroloba, Arlin Alger

Intersectionality and the Tensions Between Service Provision and Political Organizing within Los Angeles’ Black LGBT Movement, Kyle Boers

The Fluid Velocity and its Reorientation in Simulated Turbulent Rayleigh-Benard Convection, Adriana Borrayo

Dispersion of Ions in the Drift Dark Matter Detector, Nicole Chen

Oxy Students' Attitudes about Rape, Spencer Choy

The Metaphor and the Literal- language and Deleuze, David Cole

Simulation and analysis of regular and chaotic particle dynamics in asymmetry-induced transport, Jacob Coleman

The Suburban Myth and its application to the San Fernando Valley, Deanna Dupuy

Rhetoric or Reality?: The Integration of Women’s Issues into 21st Century US Foreign Policy, Jessie Durrett

Gender in Recipes: A Look at the Food Network's Top Chefs, Kirsten Easton

The Effects of Aspect Ratio on Onset Pattern Formation in Simulated Rayleigh-Benard Convection, Mary Flagstad

Summer 2012 Program: Affordable Housing Internship, Bianca Fonseca-Cervantes

Translations for Language Teaching and Civic Engagement, Jessica Galvez

The Implementation of the FAIR Education Act: Teaching LGBT History in Schools, Priya Ghose

Glucose and Fructose Ingestion following High Intensity Exercise does not Affect Subsequent Exercise Capacity, Adam Gutierrez

The Development and Characterization of Polyvalent Anti-Influenza Antivirals, Kevin Hong

A Kinematic and Electromyographic Analysis of the “High Knees” and “Butt Kicks” Running Form Drills Compared to Running at an 8 Minute Mile Pace, Marnie Kinnaird

Corruption and Capital: the effect of corruption on foreign investment, Megan Lang

Assisting with hardware R&D for the DRIFT Dark Matter Detection Project, Everest Law

Communication Across a Conceptual Divide: Effects of Collaboration on Evolutionary Reasoning, Jai Levin

Stress-Induced Alcohol Preferences: A Novel Test in Selectively Bred Rats, Chardonnay Madkins

Why Bill Maher Is Dangerously Misguided and Why It Matters: A Philosophical Exploration of the Religious Dimension of Human Existence, Natalie Malter

Mind the Gap: An Instance of Grotesquely Defamiliarizing Indeterminacy in David Foster Wallace’s Infinite Jest, Gabriel Mathews


70 Years of College Life: OxyCorps Student/Alumni Interviews, Sarah Mooney, Isabel Osgood-Roach, Taylor Rowland, and Ryan Rambach

Optimizing the purification of wild type and mutant recombinant phospholipase D: An approach to producing a Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis vaccine, Utsav Patwardhan

"Signal to Noise" Ratio of a Novel Object Increased By Ritalin: A Study with Two Rat Strains, Alexander Posell

Herbivory on Toxic Plants and Gut Microbial Diversity in Tropical Katydids, Kenjiro Quides

Solution of Laplace's Equation for a high end potential with a biased center wire in a Malmberg-Penning trap, Kyle Reuther

The Role of Metacognition in Conceptual Change, Sharang Tickoo

Locomotion and Anxiety After Caffeine Intake in HiS and LoS Rats, Jennifer Wang

Abundance and Size Variations in Eelgrass-Associated Fish Assemblages In San Diego Bay, Morgan Winston

Submissions from 2011

The Prevalence of Populational and Negative Facts in Children's Books About Nature, Katie Abelson

PerceptionsofNature: MalleabilityDuetoVisualPrimingandRelationtotheUnderstandingofEvolution, Yih-Hsin A. Ban

A Study of Intrinsic Knots and Links: a Tale of Two Graphs Alex Barylskiy and Hannah Schwartz, Alex Barylskiy and Hannah Schwartz

The Givenness of Being in Late Plato, Peter Beer

The Fluid Velocity and its Reversal in Simulated Turbulent Rayleigh-B?nard Systems, Adriana Borrayo

The Thermal Expansion of the Heavy Fermion Antiferromagnet YbAgGe, Caitlin Brown

Over the River and Through the Woods: Nature and Cognitive Development, Danielle Caban

Magnetoresistive Correction to Cernox Thermometers below 4K, Thomas Cahuzac

An Analysis of the Effect of Rectangular Geometries on the Large-scale Circulation in Turbulent Rayleigh-B?nard Convection, Zamara Cardenas-Licea

Parental Input Regarding ?Negative? Information About the Biological World, Isabel Checa

Quality Control in Engineering DRIFT IIe Detectors, Pt 2, Nicole Chen

Virus-Based Heparin Reversal Agents, Ho Yong Cheong

Crystallization of an Isoprenoid from Host-Independent Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus for X-Ray Diffraction Analysis, Shira Choi

Behind the Veil: Feminism, Racism, and the Call for the Liberation of the Muslim Woman, Margot Clifford

Effect of Soil Type on Abundance and Diversity of Insect Herbivores of Pentaclethra macroloba , Audrey Crocker

Engineering a Dark Matter Detector: the Intricacies of Construction of DRIFT IIe, Sean Curran

The Effects of Storm Drain Runoff on Fish and Invertebrate Populations at Palos Verdes Peninsula, Sara Damore

Alone, Together: The Social Culture of Music and the Coffee Shop, Margaret de Larios

Construction of a pFast Plasmid-based Expression Vector for Expression and Purification of Human Blood Coagulation Factor VIII, the Causative Agent of Hemophilia A, Eliza Dornbush

Community-Based Organizations and Pre-Service Teacher Education: A Case Study of 826LA, Sarah Duer

The Biomechanics of Pirouettes in Elite Female Dancers, Chelsea Duncan

Cyanotype Slipstream, A Family Portrait, Tucker Eason

Activation of CiD Interneurons in Zebrafish by the Venom of the Fish Hunting Cone Snail Conus catus , Erika Edmund

Triangle-Y Families of Complete Graphs, Greg Ellison

?Love too thick??: Narrative Structure, Reader Response, and Violence in Toni Morrison?s Beloved and Jazz , Mirin Fader

A Morphological Investigation of the Co-existence of Host-Dependent Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus and its Host-Independent Variants by Atomic Force Microscopy, Leanna Faudree

Heparin Alternative Using Virus Scaffolds, Conrad Fihn

Quality Control in Engineering DRIFT IIe Detectors, Pt 1, Jennifer Fox

Population dynamics of Strongylocentrotus -dominated sea urchin barrens on the Palos Verdes Peninsula, Anthony Fredericks

A Mouse Model for Corynebacterium Pseudotuberculosis Vaccine Development, Kristina Geiger

Two models of PTSD in Rats Selectively Bred for High and Low Saccharin Intake, Wesley Goodman-Levy

A Nation of Homeowners: The American (Day)dream, Katrina Gould

An Enantioselective Synthesis of Prozac, Jennifer Griffin

An Empire Divided: Regional anti-Catholic Policies in Bismarck's Germany, Joel Haas

Improved Simulation of Lava Flow Cooling Supports Hypothesis of Rapid Transitional Geomagnetic Field Change, Lydia Harmon

Re-Collecting Dove: Virtually Archiving the Life and Work of Cruzan Artist Lloyd "Dove" Braffith, Elsa Henderson

Willa Cather, McClure's Magazine and "The Problems of Suicide", Will Holmes

Contested spaces: Narrating Claims to the Mosque-Cathedral of C?rdoba against the Specter of the Moor, MaX Horten

All in Your Head? Exploring Pain Relief of Endogenous Opiate Activation in Rat Models, Jordanne Ho-Shue

Quantification of Methanogenic Microbes Associated with Tropical Bromeliads: Influences on Function and Abundance, Gene Jang

Mathematical Modeling of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms via Micro-Array Analysis, Thomas Jemielita

Camouflaged Modernism: Tracing Corbusian Symbolism through the Rodger Young Village, Anna Jane Jones

Electrochemical Reshaping of Cartilage, Jeremy Kallick

China in Africa: South-South Camaraderie or Exploitation, Elizabeth Kennedy

City of Hope: Analysis and Purification of CEA samples, Elissa Kim

When is seeing believing: Issues with Stem Cell therapy research, Emily Kimes

Predicting Relapse in Leukemia Patients Using WT1-specific RNA Transcript Levels, Irene Kim

A Simplified and Greener Approach to Patterning Surfaces with Metallic Nanostructures, Sohyun Kim

Reactions of 1,4-naphthoquinones with Nucleophiles, Tiffany Kim

The Young Women's Christian Association: Activism and Gender Identity in Postwar America, Teigynn Knight and Schwartz

Livable Los Angeles: Evaluating Transit-Oriented Development in Hollywood, Mike Kralovich

Properties of Phosphatidylethanolamine and Monofluorinated Phosphatidylcholine Mixtures, Kamini Kuchinad

Emission Spectra of Cytochrome P450 and Protein Structure, Sally Landefeld

Searching for KK Axions with the DRIFT-IId Dark Matter Detector, Joseph Landers

The Impact of Physical Education on Student Outcomes: A Review of Research in Economics, Education, Kinesiology, and Psychology, Alexander LaRose

Expressive Musical Terms Index: A Case for Web-Based Technology as a Means of Interpreting Musical Scores, Calvin Lesko

Unveiling Venom: Comparison of Novel Conus tulipa Conotoxins to Other Species of Fish-Hunting Cone Snails, Nicole Leung

The Effect of Meditation on Maximum and Minimum Dollar Willingness to Pay, Jai Levin

The Prologue of the Gospel of John: Abstract Theology or Jewish-Christian Polemic?, Aidan Lewis

Classical Conditioning Blocking with Biologically Prepared Stimuli, Kimberly Lockwood

Detecting Dark Matter - The DRIFT Dark Matter Project, Brent Magnusson

The Process of Conflict Resolution and Team Cohesion, Elizabeth Martin

Classifying and Documenting TY-Realizable Trees, Scott McCalla

U.S. Democracy Promotion in Egypt: a Critique of USAID, Meagan McGinty

Studies Directed Toward the Enantioselective Synthesis of Cymbalta?, Colin McKinlay

TheDynamicNatureofStateCourtsinEducationRightsLitigation, Sara McKnight

(Re)Writing, (Re)Reading: Maurice Blanchot and The Space of Literature , Rebecca Miller

Construction of a pFast Plasmid-based Expression Vector for Expression and Purification of Human Blood Coagulation Factor VIII, the Causative Agent of Hemophilia A, Hillary Minich

Preschool Impact on Children with Autism, Julianne Monday