Submissions from 2007

(I) Murder (You) in the Dark: Atwood?s Pronominal Re-vision of Lacan?s Mirror Stage, Alison Reed

Exhausting Children?s Health: Developing Healthier Learning Environments for California Students, Sarah Ritter

An enantioselective synthesis of S-(+)-fluoxetine (Prozac), Derek Ross

Power in Contemporary Los Angeles: An Elite--Latino Coalition, Brett Safford

What is the Role of the NMDA Receptor in the Development of L-DOPA-induced dyskinesias?, Ashley Saito

Studies of venom ontogeny, biomechanics and morphology of the prey-capture mechanism of predatory snails in the genus Conus . Mike Salisbury , Mike Salisbury

The Development of an Embryonic Zebrafish Neuromuscular Co-culture System to Evaluate the Effects of Cone Snail Venom Peptides on the Synapse, Jodie Sasaki

Structure and Function of a Biosurfactant Produced by Host-Independent Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus, Jaclyn Schmitt

Characterization of Gramicidin A in a Lecithin Bilayer during Ethanol-Induced Interdigitation, Gene Shtark

"The New White Flight": Investigating White Flight from Asian Communities in California Cities, Jessica Simes

Domain Formation in a Partially Miscible Binary Lipid Mixture, Eric Smith

Prioritizing the Middle East, Galen Smith

Developing Nonprofits on the Entrepreneurial Edge: Sustainability and Performance-Driven Philanthropy, Kenneth Smutny

Seedling Recruitment in a Native Tree Plantation in the Lowland Tropical Rainforests of Costa Rica, Joseph Statwick

Analysis of potential SsgB-related penicillin-binding proteins and autolysins in Streptomyces coelicolor Riley Steiner , Riley Steiner

Sex and Disability: the Big Taboo, Eva Sweeney

Making Sense of Ancient Greek: An Explanatory Approach, Josh Talbot

Magnetic Field Scaling of Asymmetry-InducedDiffusion in a Non-Neutral Plasma, Joshua Williams

Live as if Someone is Always Watching You: Integrating Policy and Technology in the New World of Electronic Surveillance, Ben Wills

Textiles of Minority Populations in Japan, Laura Wong

[Ru(bpy)2(bdppz)][tosyl] Photochemistry in Nafion Polymer Films, Tyler Yuh

Submissions from 2006

Effect of Unsaturation on Ethanol-Induced Interdigitation in Model Lipid Bilayers Bennett Addison and Eric Smith , Bennett Addison and Eric Smith

Reactions of 2-chloro-3-methyl-1,4-naphthoquinone with Alkylamines, Nathan Adkins

"Determining the probable voting patterns of first generation Armenian-Americans living in Los Angeles", Tervanda (Vanda) Ayrapetyan

Oxy-at-arms: A Student's-eye History of Occidental College in Wartime, 1916-1941, Kevin Batton

Iron Acquisition by Bdellovibrio bacteriovorus , Hunter Benvenuti

Tragic Endings: A Paradox of Perspective in American Beauty, David Bergner

Characterizing the Morphological Ultrastructure of the Alimentary Canal of Megathura Crenulata (the Giant Keyhole Limpet), Tracy Bessette

Strauss and the Crisis of the West, Gregory Bice

The Purification and Characterization of Lily Chemocyanin and Arabidopsis Plantacyanin, Jonathan Birch

"The Best Foot Forward": The Vascular System in the Foot of the Keyhole Limpet, Megathura Crenulata , Genevieve Birchman

The State of Exception and Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness, Matthew Bonal

Immunogenicity of Human NSCs, Marisa Bowers

The Effect of High Temperatures and Drought Conditions on Contractile Root Function in Hesperoyucca whipplei , Erin Brinton

The Sound of Silence: The Influence of Mahayana Buddhism on Jack Kerouac's Mexico City Blues, Ian Brown

The Peaceful Fight for the Right: The Transnational NGO Effort for Education in Nicaragua, Sara Jean Buffie

Stress' Effect of Startle on Selectively Bred High and Low Saccharin Female Rats, Elena Busto

The Influence of Diet on the Formation of Uric Acid Kidney Stones in Filipino Patients, Sara Camarena

Enantioselective Synthesis of (-)-Coniine, Jeffrey Cannon

The Fission of One-Dimensionality: An Existential Investigation into the Work of Herbert Marcuse and the Potential for a Restorative Future, Matthew Cheek

Effects of 1-Pentanol and 2-Pentanol on Phospholipid Bilayer Membranes, Chih-Yin Cheng

ACORN Internship: Power in Numbers, Drea Chicas

Lateral Variation in Rock Magnetic Properties and Natural Remanence in a 15 my old Lava Flow, Sheep Creek Range, North Central Nevada , Andrea Cole

Theoretical modeling of many-electron spin systems, Bryan Conner

Interim Report on The Life History of Queenfish (Seriphus politus) and The Impact of Cooling Water Intake in Southern California Generating Stations, Jean Davis

Interim Report on The Life History of Queenfish (Seriphus politus) and The Impact of Cooling Water Intake in Southern California Generating Stations, Jean Davis

Bringing Hope to At-Risk Youth in Northwest Pasadena: Values, Methods, and Challenges of Evangelical Christians, Kevin Dutton

Being-with: A Heideggerian Reading of Sociality and Becoming in The Odyssey , Zinzi Edmundson

Critiquing Wittgenstein?s Tractatus Logico-Philosophicus: A Call for Lenses Beyond the Logical Structure, Alison Eisel

Female Athletes? Pain Coping Style Based On a Personality Profile, Alessandra (Alex) Farley

Making Molecules and Dreams Come True: A Formal Synthesis of Anisomycin, Chris Finlayson

The effect of age on development of abnormal involuntary movements in L-DOPA treated parkinsonian rats, Sean Ganley

Nucleophilic Additions and Substitutions of 2,3-Epoxy-2,3-dihydro-1,4-naphthoquinone Derivatives, Joshua Geleris

Mellon Internship Summer 2006, Krysta Gibson

Spectroscopy and Electrochemistry of Cytochrome P450 BM3-Surfactant Film Assemblies, James Gillan

Tongzhi Wenhua: The Developing Queer Culture and Community in the People's Republic of China Jonathan Goldman and George Simpson , Jonathan Goldman and George Simpson

Electrochemistry on Pyrene-modified Cytochrome P450 Mutants, Peter Goldman

The Interface of the Glucose-6-Phosphae Dehydrogenase Dimer: Proteolytic Studies, Hana Goldschmidt

Pasadena City Planning Priorities: An Examination of the Past and Recommendations for the Future, Julia Granholm

Reactions of 2-Bromo-3-Methoxy-1,4-Naphthoquinone with Diaminoalkanes, Azure Greeson

The British Media: Ideal in Theory, Flawed in Practice Emelia Haiken and Casey Weiss , Emelia Haiken and Casey Weiss

The Enantioselective Synthesis of Isofagomine: A Glycosidase Inhibitor That Packs More Punch Than Chuck Norris, Michael Heffner

The Joy of Reception, Mele Ihara

Russian Immigrant Artists? Success as a Function of the Relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union, Josephine Kalika

The United Nations? Involvement in Somalia and Rwanda: Transitioning Roles of U.N. Peacekeeping and the Concept of Sovereignty, Mary Kanny

Exposure to depressant drugs leads to neuronal death within the developing piriform cortex, Shannon Klebe

Naphthoquinone: Reactions with Alkanedithiol, Tom Lam

in-situ Electrochemical FTIR Study of the Mechanism of Ethanol Oxidation on Sn and Rh Modified Pt Electrodes, Matthew Lave

The Effects of Venom from a Fish-Hunting Cone Snail (Conus catus) on the Physiology of Danio rerio (Zebrafish) Embryos, Elaine Lee

Thermal Expansion of the Heavy Fermion Antiferromagnet YbAgGe, Amanda Lounsbury

A Randomized Trial for Prevention of Contrast Induced Nephropathy With Sodium Bicarbonate, Eric Luk

Magnetostriction of the Heavy Fermion Antiferromagnet YbAgGe, David Luna

Tell Me Your Story: Reinterpreting Bertolt Brecht's Epic Theater for Current Theatrical Representations of War, Hannah McDowell

Definitely Not Maybe: A Paradoxical Effect of Ritalin on Deprivation-Induced Hyperactivity, Ian McLaughlin

Genetically engineering and screening cell lines producing dopa/dopamine, Melissa Miranda

Aerial Root Growth and Water Uptake in Philodendron bipinnatifidum, Danielle Montenegro

A Cost Benefit Analysis of Market Based School Reform, Troy Palme

A Grand Strategic Approach for the Long War: American National Security in the 21st Century, Ionut Popescu

Wholly Sonnet: The Implications of Play Between Speech and Writing in John Donne's Poetry, Lee Posthuma

The infamously heroic William Jennings Bryan, Alex Ramon

Artist Identity and Allegiance: National vs. Imagined Communities, Emily Rasmussen

From Housing to Home Plate: Chavez Ravine, Cultural Transition, and the Construction of History, Nicole Rebec

Evading Culpability in Postmodernist Second Person Fiction: To Whom Does the ?You? Refer?, Alison Rose Reed

Effects of butanol isomers on lipid bilayer membranes: the dipalmitoylphosphatidylcholine system Megan Reeves and Adam Schawel , Megan Reeves and Adam Schawel

Conditioned Flavor Aversion in Rats Selectively Bred for High and Low Saccharin Intake, Jocelyn Richard

Modeling Response Times from a Lexical Decision Task, Erin Richey

An Enantioselective Synthesis of S-(+)-Fluoxitine, Derek Ross

Substitution Patterns of Aminoalkylthiols with 1,4-Naphthoquinone Derivatives, Sergio Sanchez

Exploring Internal Chemistry of Bacterial Predation from External Measurements, Jaclyn Schmitt

Perceptions of Healing & Justice in Sierra Leone, Nikolai Schweingruber

Engineering and Characterization of Bi- and Trimetallic Nanocrystals for Catalysis in Model Ethanol Fuel Cells, Marc Sells

Comrades, Almost a Love Story: The economics of finding a queer space for tongzhi., George Simpson

Characterizing Dicyanin, a novel Blue Copper Protein, Spenser Smith

Intelligence and the Iraq War, Emily Springhart

The Downing Street Memo: The importance of British leaks and intelligence during the war on Iraq, Emily Springhart

Regulating Gene Expression with microRNAs: Anti-cancer therapy?, Riley Steiner

The permeability and composition of the basal lamina of the midgut trunk of sicyonia, Shannon Sullivan

Isolation of Danio rerio (zebrafish) neurons and skeletal muscle fibers in vitro: Monitoring Axonal Growth, Morphology, and Physiology, Alyson Tamamoto

Purification and Characterization of Tomato Plantocyanin Protein, Hailu Tilahun

Building a Working Robot, Colleen Timmins