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  • We aren't dying yet: identity, belonging and the atrophied church 

    Quist, Crystal M. (2012-06-07)
    The objective of this research project is to better understand how personal and social identities are tied to a church in a state of atrophy. The study takes a close look into a church that the community believes has no ...
  • Wikis in Education 

    Kirkham, Dixie (2015-02-11)
    Several years ago wikis became a tool used to facilitate the learning of students across the world and have changed the way the educational system looks at social learning. This paper explores how since their inception ...
  • "Witchy" women in Jacobean England: subverting the chain of being in Shakespeare's Macbeth 

    Smith, Barbara A. (2014-07-24)
    William Shakespeare’s Macbeth is a play that explores the complex relationship between powerful women and witchcraft. In the early modern era, women who disrupted the natural order by displaying “unfeminine” characteristics ...
  • Women's Facebook uses and gratifications 

    Hunold, Christian (2013-04)
    With over one billion users worldwide, Facebook is leading the social media revolution and women account for the majority of users. But why are women so enamored with Facebook? Based on uses and gratification theory, the ...
  • Working for who?: an in-depth look at one local television news station's coverage of the 2001 USA Patriot Act 

    Bright, Michelle R. (2011-09-30)
    As more and more Americans turn the channel away from network news, local news stations are left with the responsibility of informing the local community on topics of national importance. This study examines how one local ...
  • Young adult (YA) literature: details and trendsetting 

    Howell, Robyn E. (2012-02-02)
    Young adult (YA) literature is an evolving genre, with consistent changes occurring in the structure and mode of reading. Along with structural changes, young adult literature pushes controversial boundaries. The research ...