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Dissertations from 2016

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TEACHER PERSPECTIVE AND THE IMPACT OF USING FORMATIVE ASSESSMENTS ON CLIMATE AND ACHIEVEMENT IN MIDDLE SCHOOL ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS, Yolanda Alovor

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The Paradox of Impoverished Missouri Schools: The School Districts in Missouri that Need More Often Get Less, William John Armon

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Sexual Orientation Microaggressions in High Schools, Marti Lee Baricevic

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Decision-making in the Foster Care System, Julie E. Bertram

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The Impact of a Supportive Feedback Environment on Attitudinal and Performance Outcomes, Amanda Lee Blinebry

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An Effort Toward Collaborative Problem Solving in Teacher Candidates’ Practicum: Reflection in Action, Jerome Christopher Bollato

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Impact of a Growth Mindset Intervention on Academic Performance of Students at Two Urban High Schools, Lisa Brougham

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Spectroscopic and Spectro-Astrometric Analysis of T Tauri Stars, Logan Ryan Brown

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Perception of consultation among Professional School counselors, Teachers and Mental Health Professional Counselors, Brenda Lorraine Bryant

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LET’S GIVE THEM SOMETHING TO TALK ABOUT: SUPPORTING PRIMARY AFRICAN AMERICAN STUDENTS’ LANGUAGE THROUGH DIALOGIC READING, Jessyca Denise Bryant

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Caffeine Combined with Sedative/Anesthetic Drugs Used in Neonatal Medicine and Apoptotic Neurotoxicity in Developing Mouse Brain, Omar Hosea Cabrera

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Investigations of Storage Root Development in Cassava (Manihot esculenta Crantz), Yeetoh Chaweewan

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Effects of blood pressure on brain microstructure and cognition in healthy older adults, Sarah Ann Cooley

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INTRODUCING CLASSROOM LABELING AS AN INNOVATIVE METHOD TO INFORM EDUCATIONAL PRACTICE, Roberta Lynn Crawford

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In Vivo And In Vitro Studies Of Polyamides That Are Active Antiviral Agents Against HPV16, Edith Csiki-Fejer

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Expanding Coercive Mobility Theory: Women's Forms of Capital and Neighborhood Social Control, Jaclyn Marie Cwick

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Historical Biogeography, Spatial Distribution, and Within-Host Interactions of Avian Haemosporidian Parasites (Apicomplexa, Haemosporida), Leticia De Souza Soares

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Supporting Students with Disabilities Entering the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Field Disciplines, Karen Marie Dishauzi

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Federal Involvement in Education Policy: An Analysis of Race To The Top, Angela L. Early

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The Relationship between Intercollegiate Coaches’ Servant Leadership and their Athletes’ Ethically-Related Sport Orientations and Behaviors, Lyman (Lee) Estel Ellis III

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Learning language with technology in a hybrid university EAP course, Jerol Brent Enoch

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Fidelity to the Cognitive Processing Therapy Protocol: Further Evaluation of Critical Elements, Courtney Chappuis Farmer

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What Happens In the Classroom?: How School Culture Influences and Impacts Professional Development and Teacher Practice, Dawn Kasal Finley

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High Ability Visual Artists: A National Mixed Methods Study of Secondary Art Teacher Training and Practice, Jennifer Christine Fisher

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I AM My Sister's Keeper: Considering the Experiences of African American Women Educators Working in Predominantly White Public School Systems, Lelia L. Flagg

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The Illumination of Racial Understandings as Revealed in Teacher Education Students' Interpretation of Written Text, Carolyn Marie Fuller

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Race, Neighborhood Context, and Drug Enforcement: A Mixed-Method Analysis of Racial Disparities in Drug Arrests, Shytierra Gaston

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The Role of Client Avoidance on PTSD Recovery throughout the Course of Trauma Therapy, Chelsea Alyssa Gloth

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Study of Vaporization Enthalpies and Vapor Pressures of Potential Environmental Pollutants by Correlation-Gas Chromatography, Chase Patrick Gobble

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The Role of Money and Endorsements in Same-Sex Marriage Ballot Initiatives, Jessica Lorraine Loyet Gracey

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The Synthesis and Characterization of Photoluminescent Conjugated Frameworks Containing Silicon and Germanium, Douglas William Hammerstroem

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Missouri's Missing Education Policy: Support Systems for Districts with High Student Mobility Rates, Mary Lee Hardy

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WHAT ABOUT THE WIZARD?: STRESS EFFECTS OF BEING A MENTOR, Daniel Ryland Hawthorne

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Integrating digital literacy and traditional print text: A focus on struggling readers during guided reading, Andrea Heckman-Hughes

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Questioning the Questioner: The Effect of Applicant Questions on Interview Outcomes, Heather Grace Heimbaugh

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Children Who are Deaf Deserve Researched Based Education, Cheryl Ann Hermann

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Predicting Purpose: An Examination of Early Predictors of Progression and Career Choice among First-Year Nursing Students, Iris Hinderliter

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Invisibly Visible: A Study of African-American Females and their Ascent to the Superintendency, Tracy M. Hinds

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Retention and Persistence in Higher Education: An Exploratory Study of Risk Factors and Milestones Impacting Second Semester Retention of Freshmen Students, Tyson Ray Holder, Sean Jeremy Chism, Theresa Keuss, and Natissia Shonte Small

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The Impact of Globalization on Global Civil Society Expansion, Barbara Jean Hosto-Marti

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The Public Consequences of a Personal Choice: The Impact of the Decision to be Childfree in Family-Friendly America, Emily Ingalls

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Implementation of Sleep Assessment Questionnaire in College Health and Counseling Visits: A Quality Improvement Pilot, Sarah Ruth Jackson

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TAKING THE “SQUEEZE” OFF OF SOCIAL STUDIES: A Phenomenological Study of Teacher “Curricular” Autonomy and its Effects on Social Studies Instructional Time, Jerri Antoinette Johnson

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The Psychological Flexibility Model and PTSD Intrusion Symptoms, Kaylin Jones

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Doctrinal Dialogues: Factors Influencing Client Willingness to Discuss Religious Beliefs, Katherine A. Judd

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“MIND THE GAP”: THE STANDARDIZATION OF MASTER-LEVEL EDUCATION COMPETENCIES AMONG HUMANITARIAN AND INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROFESSIONALS, Polina Kadatska

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Police Contracting in St. Louis County: Focusing Events and Changes in Image and Venue in Five Case Studies, Alan W. Karr

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A Study Of The Impact Of An Electronic Classroom Response System On Student Participation In Class Discussions And Response On Course Assessments., Robert Kuschke

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An Evaluation of the Implementation Process of a Response to Intervention (RTI) Model among Grade Three Students and their Study of One Topic of Mathematics in an Elementary School, Leola Lawrence

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Conceptualizing and Validating the Character Virtues Index (CVI), Mark Allen Liston

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Substance Use Behaviors of College Students: Differences by Living Arrangement, Marcus B. Long

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An Exploration of Merit Pay, Teacher and Student Satisfaction, and Teacher Performance Evaluation from an Instructional Perspective, Yunlin Lu

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The Lived Experience of Urban Plus-Sized Black Women in a Midwestern City, Jolene Johnson Lynn

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Addressing the Tension Between Open Access Admission and Improving Retention Rates at Crowder College, Earl Ray Macam and Brittany Lynn Neunuebel

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Color-mediated foraging by pollinators: A comparative study of two passionflower butterflies at Lantana camara, Gyanpriya Maharaj

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Health-Risk Behaviors and BMI percentiles, Timothy Mikando Makubuya

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Synthesis of Cyclic Enolphosphonates and Enolphosphates as Inhibitors of Serine Hydrolases, Benjamin Patrick Martin

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Elevating Teacher Quality: Teacher Tenure Reform Applying Lessons from Other Fields, Kevin M. Martin

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Black Spaces in White Places: Toward Black Educational Imagination, Shenita Nicole Mayes

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Factors that Affect Reattempting the Emergency Medical Technician Cognitive Certification Examination, Kim Darlene McKenna

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Below the Surface of Special Education Administrator Turnover, Amy Meeks

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Synthesis and Characterization of Amphiphiles for Mammalian Cell Transfection and Antimicrobial Activity, Joseph William Meisel

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Classroom Communities of Practice, Angela Marie Muse

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Best Practices in Student Persistence and Completion: A Program Evaluation of Three Student Services Units in a Rural Community College, Felicita A. Myers

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Leading Character: An Investigation Into the Characteristics and Effective Practices of Character Education Leaders, Kevin C. Navarro, Amy Ellizabeth Johnston, Julie A. Frugo, and Brian J. McCauley

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The Relationship Between Mobile Device Usage and Couple Satisfaction, Emily Kathryn Oliveira

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Classroom Comics: A Five-part Narrative Recounting a Teacher Action Research Study Using Comics to Teach Academic Vocabulary in the Middle Grades, Charles Michael Phoenix

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To Shoot or Not to Shoot: An Analysis of Police Officers' Deadly Force Decision-Making Processes, Jordan Clare Pickering

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The Impact of Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) on Equitable Title I Services for Nonpublic School Students, Joycelyn Patrise Pugh-Walker

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UP IN SMOKE: USING IN-SCHOOL TOBACCO EDUCATION AND MEDIA LITERACY TO REDUCE SMOKING INITATION AMONG 7TH GRADE STUDENTS IN A SUBURBAN SETTING, Cynthia Ford Pulley

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Character Education and Adolescents' Moral Identity Development (Actual and Ideal), Amani Faisal Qashmer

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Another 40 Years of Inequity: Two-Tier Schooling as the Lasting Legacy of Desegregation Policy in St. Louis, Missouri, Renee L. Racette

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SUSTAINABILITY OF A LONG TERM PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM, Christine E. Ries

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Amalgamating Critical Thinking and Online Communication, Brian Eric Rockette

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Genetic risk for increased oxidative stress in the aging brain:Implications for white matter integrity and cognition, Lauren Salminen

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Exploring the Interactions Between Writing Pedagogy and Technological Knowledge in Online Writing Consultation, Christopher Ryan Schott

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Trends In Mathematics Enrollment And Achievement Gap In St. Louis Area Public High Schools, 2000 - 2014., Victoria V. Shearing

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Multi-Period Stochastic Resource Planning: Models, Algorithms and Applications, Stanislaus Simon Solomon

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The Story In The Standards: Creating Counter-Narratives in the Common Core State Standards, JARRET ALEXANDER SMITH

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Improving Teacher Education in Missouri: Expanding Clinical Experiences to Broader Contextual Experiences, Julie Elizabeth Smith Sodey

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Best Practices in Student Persistence and Completion: A Program Evaluation of Three Student Services Units In a Rural Community College, Antionette Sterling

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Identifying the Complexity of Bipolar Disorder, Brandie Marie Stiles

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Intentional and Unintentional Misreporting on Self-Report Measures of Sexually Aggressive Behavior, Emily Strang

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The Experiences of International and Foreign-Born Students in an Accelerated Nursing Program, Myrna L. true

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Body Image and Anthropometric Measurements in Bariatric Surgery Patients, Julie Ann Varns

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Binding Properties of Large Antiviral Polyamides (PA1 and PA25) and Natural Product Derivatives as Inhibitors of Serine Hydrolases, Elena Vasilieva

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School Based Mental Health as it relates to Student Outcomes, Kathleen Kelly Vierod

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Empowerment of the Teen Parent: Policies and Practices of an Urban School Based Teenage Parent Program, Selena Elizabeth Washington

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Your Words or Mine: Discourse Conflicts for Speakers of African American English, Tamara D. Wells

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Improving Veteran access to heart failure specialty care: a change model project, Mark Bird Whelchel

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The Development and Implementation of an Autonomy-Supportive Professional Development Model: Does it Affect Teachers' Intentions and Motivations to Provide Autonomy-Supportive Education?, Natalie Sue Wiemann

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Templated Oligosaccharide Synthesis, Jia Guang Xiao

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NANO-STRUCTURED MATERIALS FOR ENERGY STORAGE APPLICATIONS, Dongxue Zhao

Dissertations from 2015

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Nontraditional Community College Students in Nursing: Perceptions Personified

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Teacher Transformation: An Exploration of Science Teachers' Changing Professional Identities, Knowledge, and Classroom Practices

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COMPARATIVE PHYLOGEOGRAPHY AND DEMOGRAPHIC HISTORIES OF WEST INDIAN BIRDS, Maria Wilhelmina Barbosa de Oliveira Pil

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An Application of Data Analytics to Outcomes of Missouri Motor Vehicle Crashes, Jill Marie Bernard

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CREATING SHARED VISION AND FACILITATING TRANSFORMATION IN COMMUNITY COLLEGES, Dedria Adel Blakely

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Women, Sex, and God: Women's Sexuality and the Internalization of Religious Messages, Petra Sterling Blum

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The St. Louis Desegregation Transfer Program: Do African American Students Perform Better In an Integrated Setting, Marquita Lanee' Bowers-Brown