Submissions from 2009

Reforming Curriculum Design: The Importance of Effective Public Participation, Kelsey Longmuir

The Iconography of Barack Obama: An Interdisciplinary Examination of the Pictorial Articulations and Implications of Images, Sky Mangin

On Hemingway, Omission, and Nostalgia, Alexander Manthei

He Proclaims ?Uhuru!?: Understanding Caliban as a Speaking Subject, Brenda McNary

Measuring the Effects of ?Teach for America' Teachers on Students in the Los Angeles Unified School District, Sherlynn Meacham

The "Iron Lady" and the Cowboy: Gendered Symbols and Cold War Politics, Lauren Mee

The Destruction of Paradise: Exploring Toni Morrison?s A Mercy and John Milton?s Paradise Lost , Cassidy Merriam

Fat Reduces Conditioned Flavor Preferences in HiS vs. LoS Rats, Phuong Nguyen

Dual Federalism and the State of Gay Rights, Alexander Nourafshan

The Rise and Fall of the Intellectual Class in Iran, Miles Painter

An Enantioselective Synthesis of (-)-Coniine, Mark Paulsen

"And they will differ, if they do, As Syllable from Sound-": Synaesthesia, Text, and the Poems of Emily Dickinson, Molly Quinn

Psychophysiological Investigations of Emotion , Andres Quispe-Hansen

Religious Rebellion: Examining the Factors that Cause Children to Deviate from the Religious Beliefs of their Parents, Max Rattner

The Architecture of Modernity and Nostalgia: Luis Barrag?n's Las Arboledas and Los Clubes., Laura Rips

Fanon, Cesaire and the Martiniquais Question, Glenn Max Rowles

The Reactivity of 1,4-Naphthoquinone Derivatives with Various Thiols, Elisabeth Rutledge

Analysis of the Mechanics of Internet Advertising, Alexander Salter

The Impact of California's Medical Marijuana Law on Criminal Offenses: A Study of Los Angeles, Derek Singleton

Properties of Phosphatidylcholine in the Presence of its Monofluorinated Analogue, Eric Smith

En Route to Topologically Interesting Porphyrins, Idean Sotoudeh

Profit from (and with) Your Neighbor: The Case of a German Credit Cooperative, Victor Sowers

Promotion, Opposition and Manipulation: Mexican Deportations and Repatriations in 1930s Southern California, Veronica Toledo

Microtylopteryx hebardi , Lauren Valbracht

The Equine Immune Response to Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis : The Cytokine Response, Luca Valle

Shape Analysis of Hippocampal Changes in Schizophrenic Patients with Water Imbalance, Carly Wachi

?We Need Spashley?: The Impact of South of Nowhere on LGBT Youth, Caroline Wade

Foucault's Externalized Interiors: The Concept of the Limit in The History of Madness , Caitlin Warchol

Adolescent Crowd Affiliation, Amy Wax

Mechanistic Study of 2-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone (Vitamin K3) Derivatives and Their Reactivity towards Thiols and Amines, Erica Wenker

Spatial Cognition in Hemi-Rparkinsonian Rats Using the Morris Water Maze, Alex Wertheimer

Between Two Ecstacies - Two Senses of Love in Post-Modern Philosophy, Sydney Whitten

What makes a Mexican-American entrepreneur successful?, Joseph Wyer

Effects of Ethanol on the Phase Behavior of Dioleoylphosphocholine Bilayers, Victoria Yang

The Relation between Children's Belief in Santa Claus and Their Ability to Differentiate Impossible and Improbable Events, Rachel Yoo

Submissions from 2008

The Equine Immune Response to Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis: A Serological Analysis Dina Abdel-Massih and Luca Valle , Dina Abdel-Massih and Luca Valle

An Enantioselective Synthesis of Cymbalta: Preparation of (+)-(S)-Duloxetine, Nikhil Addleman

Affordable Housing Internship at The Coalition for Economic Survival, Kathy Ambriz

Host-Independent Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus Phenotypic Response to E. coli Prey, Thomas Andre

Today?s Boundaries of Blackness: Is Secondary Marginalization Still Applicable to the AIDS Crisis in 2008?, Amanda Armstrong

Understanding Paranormal Beliefs: Individual Differences in Spirituality and Evaluation of Evidence, Sarah Aronow-Werner

Genetic Manipulation: Engineering Dopamine Producing Stem Cells, David Arrizon

What is Holding Back Mexican Immigrant Entrepreneurs?, Javier Avalos

Novel Venom Peptides From Hawaiian Native Conus catus , Sheryl Baptista

How Prunus Species Move and Use Water, Cameron Brahmst

Evolutionary Relationships and Physiological Traits of Agaves and Yuccas with Contractile Roots, Erin Brinton

Up Close and Personal: Researching the use of Direct Address in Theater for Children, Rebecca Buhr

The relationship between perceived breast cancer risk and biopsy-related stress, screening behaviors, and lifestyle practices, Lisa Bullard

Electrochemistry of DNA-bound redox probes using Alkyne-terminated oligonucleotides "clicked" to Azide-terminated Thiols on gold electrodes, Hayden Burgoyne

Predicting counter productive work behavior: Why people do bad things at work, Marissa Cassman

Association of Vitamin D with Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients, Kang Choi

Psychophysiological Markers of Jealousy vs. Anger, Sabina Colombeau

Organizations for Battered Women in the Buenos Aires Province, Meagan Colvin

Dante's Purgatorio: A Community of Love, Erin L. Conley

Comparing and Contrasting Root and Leaf Properties of Tropical and Desert Agaves, Rebecca Corbett

Activity-Based Anorexia and Ethanol Intake Among LoS and HiS Rats, Laura Cousins

Traditional and Modern: Irish Dance in Contemporary Ireland, Katherine Davis

Digestive Enzymes of the Giant Keyhole Limpet, Jessica Day

An ABCD's Path to Success: Career Aspirations of Second Generation Indian Immigrants, Kiran Preet Dhillon

Rey III: Redeveloping the Rey II Screening Test of Malingering, Natacha Donoghue

Total Synthesis of a Lactam Glycosidase Inhibitor Precursor, Anders Eliasen

The Relationship between Acculturation, Self-Esteem, and Home Visitation: A Portrait of Oxy Latinos/as, Jenny Enciso

Come Back to the Middle: Understanding the Representational Aspirations of China's Future Middle Class, Trevor Fay

Politics of U.S. Immigration Reform: Is a Point Based System the Future?, John Ferguson

Studies on the Photochemical Reactions of 1,4-Naphthoquinones, Sarah Jane Fischer

High Efficiency Stoves in Northern Uganda, David Fong

Affordable Housing Internship, Chandrika Francis

Breaking the Syrian-Iranian Axis: Rapprochement with Syria and the Future of the Middle East, Brian Francisco

Latino/a Identities and Support Sources: The significance of home, class and co-curricular activities, Cristina Franco

Academic Correlates of Peer Crowd Affiliation in Adolescence, Molly Frolich

Researching Non-Governmental Strategies for Male Sex Workers' Empowerment in Northern Thailand, Simona-Gabriela Gavrila

Is Eurasianism the Ideological Engine of Russian Foreign Policy? The Case of Central Asia, Ivelina Georgieva

European Security Cooperation Moving Forward: The Current State and the French Plan for Progress, Thomas Gonzalez

On the Design and Development of a Radon Progeny Recoil Veto Systemfor the DRIFT-IIb Dark Matter Detector, Clark Gordon

FRET-based Assay for Small Ubiquitin-like Modifier (SUMO)-specific Protease Inhibitors Screening, Ann Gregory

Effects of Pentanol Isomers on the Phase Behavior of Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes, Kathryn Griffin

The Role of Microbial Enzymes in Carbon Degradation in Marine Sediments, Dawn Gruber

Towards Worker's Rights: A Restructured NAFTA, Jack Hans

Quality of Systems of Health Care as Indicated by the Efficiency of Emergency Rooms, Madolyn Hollowed

Building Community through Ethiopian Cuisine, Kyshawn Hooks

Kapa haka: Māori performing arts as alternative education, Mara Kawehiwehi Hosoda

Reciprocal Differentiation and Tissue-Specific Pathogenesis of Th1, Th2, and Th17 in Graft-versus-Host Disease, Daniel Huang

TR-FRET Assay for Sirtuin 1 (SIRT1) Inhibitor Screening, Cam-Van Huynh

Disaster Politics: Assessing the Impact on Student Relief Workers in Post-Katrina New Orleans, Mackenzie Israel-Trummel

Fistula-in-Ano: A Five Year Experience, Christopher H. Jackson

The Proboscis of Predatory Conus: Sensory Structures and Tissue Regeneration, David James

"It Ain't Safe No More": Risk, Insurance, and Temporality, Shoshone Johnson

Empowering Women: Effective HIV/AIDS Education in the Volta Region of Ghana, Allison Jurkovich

Coating glass with two-component metal colloids via Marangoni Flow, Barry Kang

Reaction of 1,4-napthoquinones with diamines, Marci Kang

Who bears the burden of earthquakes in California and how has this changed from 1990 to 2000?, Stephanie Kay

La Carpio: Economic and Social Reality of a Nicaraguan Immigrant Community in Costa Rica, Emma Keough

Increasing Six-Bricks Rocket Stove Brick Maker and User Efficiency, Richard Kerr

Novel Venom Peptides from Hawaiian Conus catus , Eric King

Possibilities and Permissibilities: A Comparison of Modal and Moral Belief Judgments, William Krause

Understanding its Impact: Universal Primary Education in sub-Saharan Africa, Katie Lewis

Stress Response to a Carbohydrate Rich, Fat Rich and Protein Poor Diet, Sandra Martinez

Factors Affecting the Adoption of Environmental Innovation: An Examination of Dry Cleaning Businesses in California, Wynne McAuley

A Study of Pt-Sn and Rh-Sn Ethanol Catalysts by Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy, Ian McKinley

City on a Hill: The Aftermath of Los Angeles' Utopia, Brenda McNary