Honors Theses and Capstones

Honors Theses and Capstones

 
This collection of UNH undergraduate honors theses has been created by the University Library in collaboration with the University Honors Program. To add your thesis, please click the "Submit Research" link on the left sidebar. If you are unable to contribute your entire thesis, you may also submit just an abstract by either entering it into the submission form or uploading a document.

Follow

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

PDF

New Hampshire College's World War I Training Camp: An Archaeological Investigation, Jillian M. Price

PDF

Customer Age as a Predictor of Contact Volume, Tollan Renner

PDF

An Investigation into Nosocomial Infection using Data Mining, Alexander Rocke

PDF

Definitions in Mathematics: What do High School Students Know?, Julianne Sacco

PDF

Analysis of Shear Lag in Steel Angle Connectors, Benjamin Sawyer

PDF

The Next Generation of Entrepreneurs, Christopher Schwab

PDF

The effects of mindfulness meditation on rumination in depressed people, Rachel A. Sluder

PDF

I'm a Patient, Not a Problem: An Exploration into the Roles Assigned in the Doctor-Patient Relationship, Monica C. Stewart

PDF

Dia-BEAT-it: An online game for children and teenagers with type 1 diabetes, Emily M. Stone

PDF

American Consumer Confidence & Income: Relationship with the Stock Market, Caitlin C. Tappan

PDF

Chosen Multiplication Algorithms and the Ability to Learn New Methods, Catherine A. Tarushka

PDF

The Use of Twitter by Luxury and Midscale Hotels, Yolanda M. Tselepidakis

PDF

Quantifying carbon allocation to mycorrhizal fungi by temperate forest tree species across a nitrogen availability gradient, Shersingh Joseph Tumber-Davila

PDF

Between Locke’s Two Tracts and the Essay on Toleration: Religious Toleration and the Power of the Magistrate, Kevin W. Vansylyvong

PDF

Cycling of Molecular Hydrogen in Subarctic Sweden, Victoria Ward

PDF

Reflections on Bystander Intervention: Barriers and Facilitators in Sexual Assault Helping, Madeline C. Whitcomb

PDF

A Morphological Study of Drug Brand Names, Celina M. Williamson

PDF

Reactions of Generation Y to Luxury Hotel Twitter Promotions, Katherine M. Woods

PDF

A Critique of the Free Will Defense, A Comprehensive Look at Alvin Plantinga’s Solution To the Problem of Evil., Justin Ykema

PDF

Women in the Workforce: An In-Depth Analysis of Gender Roles and Compensation Inequity in the Modern Workplace, Rebecca L. Ziman

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

PDF

Honor in the face of death: Hemingway’s moral code in Death in the Afternoon and For Whom the Bell Tolls, Nias Achorn

PDF

Two Cultures of Caring: A Comparative Study, Lisa Armstrong and Chistina Polito

PDF

Asset price bubble identification and response, Paul Atkinson

PDF

Understanding Caregiver Factors Influencing Childhood Influenza Vaccination, Gianelle M. Avola and Jennifer A. Lyon

PDF

From Forest to Freshet: The Development of the Upper Connecticut River Valley of New Hampshire, 1750-1820, Madeleine Beihl

PDF

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome: Pathogenesis, health consequences, and treatment of PCOS in relation to insulin resistance, Danielle Bernier

PDF

Arched Bridges, Lily Beyer

PDF

Authenticity and Identity-Making in a Globalized World: Capoeira in Boston and New York, Madeline L. Bishop

PDF

The Beauty Industry's Influence on Women in Society, Ann Marie Britton

PDF

A Comparative Study of Governing Board Composition and Financial Performace Measures in New Hampshire Hospitals, Heather C. Brooks

PDF

The Effects of Cytokinin on the Transcriptional Regulation of PIN Expression in Arabidopsis thaliana, Elizabeth Burgess

PDF

Creative Careers and Self-actualization, Kaitlyn T. Cameron

PDF

Do you really love me?: An experimental investigation of reassurance seeking and interpersonal rejection, Kevin T. Cannon

PDF

Estimating Connecticut Stream Temperatures Using Predictive Models, Erik Carlson

PDF

Industry Comparison of Executive Compensation and Equity Considerations, Louis Chan

PDF

Minireview: Protein Interactions, Jessica Child

PDF

The Delicacy of Social Relationships: How Seemingly Small Choices In Formulating Talk Can Have Large Consequences For Relationships, Paige Clairmont

PDF

Boats Against the Current: The American Dream as Death Denial in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby and Arthur Miller’s Death of a Salesman, Patrice Comeau

PDF

Impact of Visual Merchandising on University of New Hampshire Students, Bailey Comyns

PDF

The individual voice: The expression of authority through dialects, idiolects, and borrowed terminology in Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales, Jacqueline Cordell

PDF

Bigger Bodies, Bigger Bruises: How men’s collegiate hockey player sizes affect injury rates 1989-2004, Kimberly Deane

PDF

The First and Final Poetry of Joanne Deming, Joanne Deming

PDF

An analysis of the incidence of Antibiotic Resistant Infections in the state of New Hampshire, Melanie Duhamel

PDF

El verso poderoso: Los beneficios de la enseñanza de la poesía en el aula de una segunda lengua, Ann Emmerling

PDF

Recruiting, teaching, and inspiring middle school male choral singers, Katrina Faulstich

PDF

Tea Leaves, Kerry Feltner

PDF

Activism in the Gulf Coast after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, Sara Em Gassman

PDF

Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Goal-Directed Intervention on the Social Interaction of Children with Neurodevelopmental Disabilities, Natalie Gatlin

PDF

White Collar Crime and the United States' Economy, Megan Graham

PDF

Higher Education Marketing to the Hispanic Student Population, Kimberly Greenwood

PDF

A descriptive study of undergraduate contraceptive attitudes among students at the University of New Hampshire, Katrina Heisler and Danielle M. Van Eron

PDF

Rehearsing, Arranging, and Drill Writing for Bands of Any Size, Alison Heleen

PDF

A Qualitative Examination of University of New Hampshire Student Impact on the Town of Durham, New Hampshire, Audrey Hickey

PDF

Understanding the Experience of Weight Gain and Body Image During Adolescent Pregnancy, Jessica L. Hinkley and Liana J. Newcombe

PDF

The Effects of Dependent Infants on the Social Behavior of Mantled Howler Monkeys (Alouatta Palliate), Keziah Katz

PDF

An Analysis of Fraud: Causes, Prevention, and Notable Cases, Kristin A. Kennedy

PDF

An Analysis of Differences in Approaches to Systems of Linear Equations Problems Given Multiple Choice Answers, Amber Lagasse

PDF

Phosphate Availability During Sediment Resuspension Events in the Great Bay Estuary, Taylor Langkau

PDF

Microbrewing in the US: An overview of the microbrewery industry and a business plan for future success, Kevin Lapoint

PDF

One can’t stand on its own: Are non-luminescence traits necessary for V. fischeri colonization of E. scolopes?, Feier Liu

PDF

Memory of Water Scenic Design-- Reinventing Memories on Stage, Xuehui (Kate) Li

PDF

Biosecurity Risk Assessment of the Fairchild Dairy Nutrition Research Center, Margaret Lynch

PDF

An Investigation of Occupation-based Practice in Upper Extremity Intervention - A Pilot Study, Amy Ma

PDF

Twitter’s Role as the New Newswire; Why journalists should break news online, Eliza Mackintosh

PDF

Operation Digital Elitism: The Combatants and Victims of Information Warfare, Kendra Mack

PDF

Transformation of tobacco with the BA5 cement protein gene from Balanus amphitrite, Matt Marquis

PDF

The psychological benefits of participation in leisure pursuits for adolescents, Caitlyn McKay

PDF

Committing to Equal Opportunity, Elizaveta Minko

PDF

Occupational Nature of Social Participation for Adolescent Males with Learning Disorders, Megan Murnane

PDF

Investigation of New Hampshire hydropower potential, Maxwell Murray

PDF

Henry Miller à Dijon : L’écrivain en souffrance, Kayla O'Meara

PDF

Filtering efficiency and feeding mechanisms of Daphnia pulex on Microcystis aeruginosa and Nannochloropsis, Elizabeth Orlowicz

PDF

The Late Night Snacking Scene at the University of New Hampshire: Promoting Healthier Options and Winning Back Market Share, Alicia Papandrea

PDF

The Decoy Effect and investors' stock preferences, Brittany Paris

PDF

Teaching English Language Learners from China, Abigail Pavlik

PDF

Refusing “to lie low in the dust”: Native women’s literacies in southern New England 1768-1800, Renee Poisson

PDF

Games Worth a Thousand Words: Critical Approaches and Ludonarrative Harmony in Interactive Narratives, Travis Pynenburg

PDF

Mandatory reporting: A study on the effect of universal mandated reporting, Amanda Regis

PDF

The Motherhood Earnings Penalty: A study of inequity between daycare providers and elementary school teachers, Amanda Regis

PDF

The analysis of ion flow between the human body and local ground, Paul T. Rioux

PDF

November Days, Caitlin Sacco

PDF

Religiosity, identity, and depression in late adolescence: A longitudinal study, Erin Sandler

PDF

Software Engineering for the Mobile Application Market, Jacob Schwartz

PDF

Characterizing Electrons in Primary and Secondary Magnetic Islands During Magnetic Reconnection, Jason Shuster

PDF

Variations in Carotenoids in Plasma From Jersey Cows at an Organic Dairy Compared to a Conventional Dairy Over Time, Jillian M. Smith

PDF

Detecting fraud: Utilizing new technology to advance the audit profession, Gabriella Stanton

PDF

The Convergence of U.S. GAAP and IFRS: Revenue Recognition, Colleen A. Steele

PDF

The Ideal Whole Health Family Oriented Community Center, Jessica St. Germain

PDF

Identifying gaps in perceived ability: Promoting exercise in young adults with disabilities, Briana Terrill

PDF

Effects of Incremental Dietary Levels of Ground Flaxseed on Milk Production, Ruminal Metabolism, and Enteric Methane Emissions in Organic Dairy Cows, Katie Velez

PDF

Nursing satisfaction in caring for elders, Sarah L. Vlachos

PDF

English-Only policy and belief in the United States, Lauren E. White

PDF

A new moral socialization model: Wrongfulness and legal atitutde as mediators in predicting adolescent rule-violating behavior, Kristen M. Williams

PDF

Electrochemical Deposition of Ag-Sn Nanoparticles for Photovoltaic Current Collection Efficiency, Rebecca Wilson

PDF

Genetic engineering of Dunaliella: Potential for improved biofuel production, Alison Wirshing

PDF

Replication Protein A (RPA70C) Negatively Regulates Ribonucleotide Reductase (RNR) in the model plant Arabidopsis thaliana, Stacy Wong

PDF

Defeating Cytoplasmic Sequestration of p53 in Human Breast Cancer Cells; Is Mortalin Involved?, Sarah Yunes

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

PDF

Eco-Tourism Resorts: A Case Study of Best Practices at the Hamanasi Resort in Belize, Kathryn Early