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 2010

Mutating America: A Sociohistorical Analysis of the X-Men, Emma Wasserman

Submissions from 2008

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

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

Submissions from 2007

Occidental Children's Theatre: The Importance of Monkeying Around, Brenan Dwyer

Submissions from 2006

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