This is a collection of works authored by students at Minnesota State University, Mankato.

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Events from 2021

Identification of Specific Phenol Hydroxylase Genes in Freshwater Bacterial Isolates, Masae Takezaki

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Estrategias para el uso efectivo de la tecnología y la inclusión de la cultura en clases en línea de español como lengua extranjera a nivel universitario en los Estados Unidos, Daniel Tamez

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Comparison of Sexual Risk Behaviors Between Junior Male and Female Students at Pierz High School, Sandy Tautges

A Critical Look at Archaeoastronomy and the Anasazi Culture of the American Southwest, Jennifer Taylor

The Amazons: Warrior Women of Ancient Greece, Myth or Reality?, Jennifer K. Taylor

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Perceived Barriers and Facilitators to Cervical Cancer Screening in Asian American Women, Bouathong Thepsombath

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Predicting Mental Health Counseling Professionals’ Willingness to Discuss Sexuality Issues with Clients, Becca L. Thompson

Physical Activity Levels and Coping Skills during the COVID-19 Transition to Online Learning in College Students, Alison Tokkesdal, Kaitlyn Vomhof, Zoe Stone, and Anja Enervold

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Jacqueline Tomas Honors Portfolio, Jacqueline Tomas

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Annalisa Tostenson Honors Portfolio, Annalisa Tostenson

Effects of Bisymmetrical and Bilateral Symmetrical Vertical Axis Wind Turbine Designs, Annalisa Tostenson and Peyton Wolf

Costume Preference Related to Gender: Does a Child's Gender Reflect Their Choice in Costumes?, Tracy Traetow

Gypsy Moth Survey, Carrie Trytten

Influence of the Media on Body Self-Image, Marie E. Tutewohl

Impact of Tire Temperature on Grip in a Racecar, Val Urman

Duncan, Dunham and Graham: A Comparative Study, Tracy Vacura

Diversity of Culturable Bacteria Isolated from Freshwater Sediments, Kimberly Van Denmark

PCR Detection of Clostridium botulinum Type C1 Toxin Gene from Swan Lake and Middle Lake Sediment Samples, Kimberly Van Denmark

Function of the Glycoside Hydrolase Family 8 Endoglucanases in Cytophaga Hutchinsonii Cellulose Utilization, Chouakou Vang

An Analysis of Migration Ability and Effects of Carboplatin and Cisplatin on Glioblastoma Cells with Proteoglycan Knockouts, Rachel VanKeulen

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Because Wonder Will Always Get Us There: Directing Lauren Gunderson’s Silent Sky, James C. Van Oort

RPM Limiting System, Arjun Veerwal

Impact of Intake Air Charge Cooling from Upstream Auxiliary Fuel Nozzle, Gabe Villalpando

Skinwalkers and Gender Roles, Marius Vold

Prairie Potholes: How Isolated Wetlands are Affected by Human Decisions, Emma Volz

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Assessing and Forecasting Chlorophyll Abundances in Minnesota Lake using Remote Sensing and Statistical Approaches, Ben Von Korff

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Understanding Resident-to-Resident Conflicts in Long Term Care Settings from the Perspective of Administrative Staff, John F. Walker

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Analysis of Three-phase Rectifier via Three Different Control Methods and Switch Power Loss Comparison, Yichao Wang

Ethics of Document Design: A Survey of Technical Communication Students, Josha Weaver

Optimizing an Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer for a Food Industry Application, Brent Weisbrod

Corn and Beans, Symbiotic or Competitive?, Sara Wenner

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Too Illegit to Quit: The Impact of Illegitiate Tasks on Turnover Intentions and Well-Being, Jacob Wessels

Nicotine Use Among College Athletes with a High Self-Report of Symptoms of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Jamie Whitcomb

Donating by Motivating: An Analysis on Fundraising Efforts for The Salvation Army Men's Shelter, Kristi Wibben

Accept: A Community-Based Cultural Exchange Program for Tolerance, Joe Williams

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Examining Differences in Rural, Micropolitan, and Metropolitan School Psychologists Roles and Delivery of Mental Health Services, Ashley A. Williamson

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Novaturient, Robert Tyler Willmore

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The Relationship Between the Stigmatization of Mental Illness, Communication Apprehension and the Willingness to Communicate, Madeleine Louise Winkler

Illustrating Stone Projectile Points, Damian Woelfel

Manufacture and Importance of the Bow and Arrow as Described by World Chief of the Hidasta, Damian Woelfel

Radon in Southern Minnesota, Shawn Wohnoutka

Treading Lightly: Minnesota State University's Entry in the 2001 Clean Snowmobile Challenge, Aaron Wolff

Racing with the Sun from D.C. to Florida: Northern Light V Solar Vehicle Project, Aaron Wolff and Paul Heschke

A Comparison of Turn Taking in the Spontaneous Speech of Children with Williams Syndrome and Typically Developing Children, Cory Woller, Katie Rybak, Katie Lash, and Molly Rourke

Boredom Proneness and Its Relation to Repetitive Behaviors, Jessica Wurdak

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Cannabis Treatment of Autism in Children: A Literature Review, Mai Xiong

People and Adaptation in High Altitude, Rie Yamada

Removal of the By-Product Tributyltin Chloride from Reaction Mixtures, Luis Yanez and Jarrod Hunson

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Younger Hmong People’s Willingness to Communicate About Depression, Wa Yang

Studying the Effect of Laser Power on Carbonaceous Meteorites by Raman Spectroscopy, Mohamed Zakariya

Family Storytelling: Native Culture, Jenna Zenner, Emma Gregor, Andreas Vatsveen, and Rylee Degross

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Conflict Communication in Law Enforcement, Don Zheng

Design and Control of Multiple Degree of Freedom Spherical Motor, Jack Zimmerman

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The Impact of a Plant-based Diet on the Prevention and Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Megan E. Ziola

Apeman Lake, Jesse Zucker

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Choosing Between Medical Surveillance and Preventive Surgical Interventions Among Asymptomatic BRCA Positive Women, Hillary Zupan

The Role of the Honors Senior Project, Keely Zwart, Rachel Moldan, Tammy Johnson, and Aaron Brixius

Theses/Dissertations from 2020

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Comments, Gifts and Kudos: Community and Gift Economy in Harry Potter Fanfiction, Deanna Almquist

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Indoor Navigation for Visually Impaired Person Using Inertial and Geomagnetic Information, Jayanth Ammanabrolu

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Understanding Communication Dynamics in Group Home Setting, Jacinta O. Anyanwu

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Michelle Baldrige Honors Portfolio, Michelle Taylor Baldrige

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“A Chilling Effect for Sexual Assault Survivors”: An Examination of Campus-Based Advocacy and the Proposals to Title IX Under the Trump Administration, Hunter J. Beckstrom

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Directing Nocturne, Trevor Belt

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Melanie Bengtson Honors Portfolio, Melanie Marie Bengtson

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Exploring Artificial Intelligence-Mediated Communication (AIMC) as a sub-field of Communication Studies. A Textual Examination, Md Nurul Karim Bhuiyan

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The Impact of Medicaid Expansion Under the Affordable Care Act on Accessibility and Availability of Primary Health Care, Aaron Amaning Boaitey

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An Evaluation of a Brief Mindfulness and Values Training on Cyber Bullying Behavior in College Students, Emily M. Boduch

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Disparities Within School Discipline: An Examination of Race, English Language Learner Status, & Suspension, Serena Boyce

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Comparison of Minnesota Teachers’ Sex Education Instructional Practices with Professional Preparation and Development, Lisa Brichacek

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Yuseina Brito Lino Honors Portfolio, Yuseina Brito Lino

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Higher Education and Police Officers: The Effects on Citizen Complaints, Evan D. Brown

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Screens, School District Employees, and Sleep: Is There a Relationship?, Mary Kay L. Bruihler

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Social Justice Scholarship Informing Visual Communication Practices, Alicia Campbell

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Disabled Women in a Dictatorial regime: Sexual Assault and Disability in Zimbabwe, Paidamoyo Chikate

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Performing the 2nd Witch’s Character in Macbeth, Martha Juliana Cubillos Caceres

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A Systematic Review of the Literature: Defining Child Sex Trafficking, Chelseanne Luella Davidson

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The Difference in Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Between Men and Women in the 45-55-Year Age Group, Maren Christina Davis

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Know Before You Play: Associations Between Race, Education, and HIV Susceptibility, Anfa Mohamed Diiriye

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A Four-Port Bidirectional DC-DC Converter for Renewable Energy System and Microgrid, Xia Du

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The Effects of Cognitive Training on Behavioral Functioning in Persons with Dementia, Abigail J. Dye

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The Impact of Yoga on Symptom Management in Adults with Depression, Laura S. Eggen

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Evaluation of the Activity of Zn-65 Isotope and Radiation Dose Delivered to Drosophila melanogaster, Wasiu Ajani Erinoso

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Assessing the Perceived Effectiveness and Acceptability of Pre-Referral Intervention Team Procedures by School Teams: Continued Validation of the Pre-Referral Intervention Team, Lindsey A. Finch

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Alignment or Detachment: College Educators’ Perceptions of Experiential Learning Pedagogy, Wayne D. Finseth

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"The Cruelest of Ills": Irregular Practitioners, the Royal College of Physicians, and the "French Pox," c. 1550-1630, Sarah Fischer

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Patient Satisfaction with Telehealth Services Compared to In-Office Visits: A Systematic Literature Review, Crystal L. Fleischhacker

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The Effects of Positive and Negative Humor at Work, Trevor Frey

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Emma Gale Honors Portfolio, Emma Gale

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Lissette Garza Honors Portfolio, Lissette Garza

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The Effects of a Cognitive Training Program for Healthy Older Adults: A Program Evaluation Study, Jacklyn Gehling

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Queer Memory in Translation: The Work of Pedro Lemebel, Jordan GeRue

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Kaitlyn Graning Honors Portfolio, Kaitlyn Graning

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The Surabhi Theatre–An Oasis of Telugu Theatre, Pradeep Aswini Gurrala

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Using Bourdieu in Communication and Forensics Research, Stephen P. Hagan

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Maddison Hajek Honors Portfolio, Maddison Hajek

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Observation, Beth Ann Hamilton

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An Assessment of Knowledge, Behavior, and Consumption Patterns Surrounding Sugar- Sweetened Beverages Among Young Adults, Anne Harguth

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Jada Harley Honors Portfolio, Jada Zailena Harley

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Heat Kernel Voting with Geometric Invariants, Alexander Harr

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Bethany Haus Honors Portfolio, Bethany Anne Haus