The Undergraduate Research Center (URC) seeks to support Oxy’s mission by providing experiences that encourage the development of higher order thinking skills through faculty-mentored independent research. Find other student works supported by the URC here.


Submissions from 2011

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

Submissions from 2008

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

Building Community through Ethiopian Cuisine, Kyshawn Hooks

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

LA Artists and Art Spaces Outside the Canon, Caroline Olsen-Van Stone

Submissions from 2007

"Brain Drain" : Education in Samoa, Mirna Carrillo

Women's Associations in Mali: Empowerment, Leadership, and Political Mobilization, Kether Hayden

Talking about Sex on Campus: An Ethnography of Students' Experiences with Sex and Sexuality at Oxy, Laura Mellem

Sex and Disability: the Big Taboo, Eva Sweeney

Submissions from 2004

Feminist Ethics and the Degree of Bureaucratic Organization in Asian Pacific Islander Women's Shelters in Los Angeles, Suzanne Im

Change and Continuity among the Minangakabau post 9/11., Chhaya Sivakumar

Submissions from 2003

Questioning Knowledge: Women's Studies and the Academy, Ashley Opp