Senior Honors Projects Class of 2013

Kristin Marie Alexy
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Fight for Democracy: Obstacles to a Successful Russian Spring" (IL 300)

Nicole Marie Anastasio
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Cinematic Analysis of the Implications of Medical Diplomacy on the Cuban Health Care System" (SP 381)

Danielle N. Anctil
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Plugging In: Establishing a Journalistic Presence in a Digital Age" (ENW 397)

Sophia Anteneh
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Emergence of Islam in Christian Ethiopia" (IL 300)

Molly Katharyn Barone
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Everyone's Doing It": The Hookup Culture and Romantic Relationship Development on College Campuses" (CO397)

Jacqueline C. Brimley
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Pairwise Cardinal Ranking Methods that Satisfy Arrow's Axioms" (MA 399)

Bridget Butterworth
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "M-Pesa: How Cell Phones are Affecting Development in Kenya for Women" (IL 300)

Caitlin Claire Carroll
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Millennials and the News Industry's Relationship Status: It's Complicated" (CO 397)

Maria Elizabeth Clinton
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Stand For Yemen" (TL 301)

Laura Maria Cucinotta
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Effect of Oxytocin Exposure During Adolescence on Reproductive Behaviors in Adult Male Rats" (PY 271)

James Daniel Cunningham
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "International Financial Reporting Standards: The Future of GAAP in the United States" (AC 398)

Christina M. Dunne
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "You Are What You Eat: A Short Film" (NM 311)

Elmira Emini
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Implications of Gödel's Proof for Understanding the Mind as a Machine" (PH 398)

Daryll Emily Fay
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The New American Horror: Time, Control, and Change in Stephen King's 11/22/63" (EN 399)

Jazmin Fermin
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "China's Banking System: Success andChallenges" (EC 298)

Jennifer Theresa Fiorillo
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "‘There Must Be Something There That Wasn't There Before': A Re-evaluation and Musical Contextualization of the Cultural Impact of Disney Films, 1989-1997" (MU 311)

Deirdre Marie Forrest
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Paradox of Humanitarian Action: Responsibility to Protect and the Syrian Crisis" (IL 300)

Benjamin Michael Franco III
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Justification of Tax Havens in a Global Economic Perspective" (IL300)

Elizabeth Garvey
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Exploring Synthetic Strategies for Encapsulating Myoglobin into Aerogels for Chemical Sensing Applications" (CH 398)

Laura Frances Gioco
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Analyzing Algal Blooms in Lake Lillinonah" (MA 399)

Madeline W. Goralski
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Import-Substitution Industrialization as a Model for Economic Development" (IL 300)

Rachel Greco
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Bemused: A Short Film" (NM 311)

Melissa Ann Hannequin
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Impact of Modern Capitalism on Marginalized Groups in Tanzania" (IL 300)

Gina Marie Hawley
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Future Solutions for Effective Fisheries Management" (IL 300)

Nicole E. Heller
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Experience of End of Life Reminiscence: Creative Nonfiction" (ENW 348)

Daniel C. Jones
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Why Don't I Know their Names? A Study of Student-Employee Interactions in a College Cafeteria" (AY 200)

Sarah Joseph
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Intercultural Women and Religion: A Film" (FM 301)

Cara Lynn Kallem
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "University Degrees as a Consumer Product: The Return on Investment of Federal Financial Aid vs. ‘The College Experience'" (EC 298)

Andrea M. LaRosa
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Grant Proposal for Autism Research: Using Clonazepam as a Treatment for Various Mouse Models of ASD and Rescue of the GABAergic Pathway Will Reduce Elevated Levels of TGF-beta in the Brain" (BI 381)

Elise G. Lemons
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Syntheses, Characterization, Density Functional Theory Calculations of Three and Five Coordinate SNS Copper Complexes: Effect of Pincer Ligand on Coordination Geometry" (CH 398)

Matthew D. Levinson
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Convergence or Condorsement: U.S. GAAP and IFRS" (AC 397)

Jennifer Elizabeth Lowe
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Factors Affecting Inclusion: A Comparative Study between Swedish and Greek Education Systems" (IL 300)

Alicia Marie Masucci
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Effects of Oxytocin Exposure During Adolescence on Social Anxiety and Interaction with Same Sex Peers" (PY 271)

Mairead H. McConnell
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Comparing Tolerance for Ambiguity in Monolingual and Bilingual Individuals" (PY 398)

Caitlin Elizabeth McDonald
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Function and Regulation of Peroxiredoxin Proteins in Doxorubicin-treated MCF-7 Breast Cancer Cells" (BI 392)

John Daniel McGrath
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Renewable Energy in Kenya: A New Development Model?" (IL 300)

David M. Murray, Jr.
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Nature of Women and the French Revolution" (HI 399)

Grace Ellen Neubauer
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "El movimiento y la identidad cubana" (SP 381)

Sophie Neumann
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Tweeting, Hashtagging, and Posting to the Polls: Social Networking and the 2012 Presidential Election" (CO 397)

Minhhieu T. Nguyen
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Implications of New Hiring Requirements in the ‘Big 4' Accounting Firms" (AC 398)

Corey Teresa Ann Novak
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Tweeting, Hashtagging, and Posting to the Polls" (CO 397)

Courtney Anne Onofrio
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Implementing an Effective Teaching Tool for Nurses about Train of Four Assessment and Bispectral Index Monitoring" (NS 332)

Johanna Ortiz Pulgarin
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Analyzing Algal Blooms in Lake Lillinonah" (MA 399)

Adam Michael Powers
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Terminal: A Short Film" (NM 311)

Megan D. Powers
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "In the Stroke of Time: An Assessment of Nursing Students' Knowledge" (NS 332)

Kevin P. Reda
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Egyptian Revolution: A Case Study of Modern Technology and Political Liberation" (IL300)

Nancy Resparza
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "An Evaluation of the Socio-Economic Integration of Pakistani Immigrants to Barcelona" (IL 300)

Katherine Elizabeth Ritchie
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Exploration of Painting and Biology" (SA 301)

Joshua Richard Robichaud
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Factors of Liquidity in the Renewable Energy Certificate Markets of the Western United States" (EV 301)

Frank C. Serravalli
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Current Methods of Earnings Management through Accounting" (AC 398)

Olivia Jeanne Snoddy
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Impact of Social Media on Dating and Relationships" (ENW 348)

Meghan Elizabeth Sullivan
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "Professional Skepticism in the Field of Accounting: A Replication of Hurtt (2010)" (AC 398)

Celeste V. Williams
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The ‘Girls' of The Lowell Offering: Womanhood in the American Industrial Era" (HI 399 and EN 399)

Morgan Rose Zachary
Senior Honors Project (HR 399): "The Importance of Spiritual Assessment for Children with Chronic Illness" (NS 399)