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    • The Background of "The Lady of the Lake”' 

      Kleinsorge, Mary Venatia C.PP.S. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1933)
      The advantage, to both teacher and high school pupil, to be derived from having easy access to the data and material for a study of Scott’s "The Lady of the Lake", has urged the author of these pages to assemble this ...
    • Bacterial Microleakage of Different Sealing Materials in Access Channels of Internal and External Hexagonal Implants 

      Davis, Jameson (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Microleakage through access channels of screw-retained abutments (crowns) is inevitable, but previous research has suggested that certain filling materials may be better than others at reducing the amount of leakage. The ...
    • The Ballad of the White Horse: A Twentieth Century Poem Built on an Ancient Formula 

      O'Keefe, Mary Elizabetha (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1941)
      This paper undertakes to study The Ballad of the White Horse as an excellent modern Imitation of the old folk ballad whose primitive spirit Chesterton recaptures through his exultant Christianity. It attempts to show that ...
    • Barriers to Clergy Leadership in Church-Public School Partnerships 

      Anderson, Jeffrey T. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      The purpose of this qualitative study was to identify and weigh church leaders' perceived barriers to establishing partnerships with local high poverty public schools in a large East Coast city. The aim of this study was ...
    • Barriers to Implementation of Workplace Wellness Programs in Career Fire Service Organizations: An Exploratory Qualitative Study 

      Harrington, Jillian (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Firefighter wellness has become a concern across the country, in large part because a combination of poor fitness levels, excess weight, and a high-intensity work environment contributes to chronic illness as well as ...
    • Barriers to the Adoption of Online Education at Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City 

      Connolly, Robert Thomas (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      This case study investigated the perceived barriers to the adoption of online education at Vietnam National University – Ho Chi Minh City (VNU-HCM). Qualitative analysis of interviews with 26 faculty and staff members ...
    • Baseball Statistics in the Steroids Era 

      Dechant, John (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2008)
      This thesis examines the presence of steroids and performance enhancing substances in Major League Baseball from approximately 1988 to 2008. This period, informally known as the “steroids era,” has been the source of great ...
    • Basic Tenets of Catholic Literary Criticism 

      Celichowski, Robert P. M.S.C. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1952)
      Fully aware that man’s religious perfection Is greatly facilitated, and promoted by his general culture, the Catholic Church has at all times advocated the cause of education in all branches of learning. The liberal arts ...
    • Because Minds Can't Sit in Classrooms Without Bodies: Making Use of the Enneagram as a Tool for Embodied Education 

      Dimond, Anne (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2013)
      Paulo Friere said, “Authentic reflection considers neither abstract man nor the world without people, but people in their relations with the world.” If education is to be authentically reflective, it must subvert the ...
    • The Beginnings of Catholicity in Kansas City, Kansas 

      Berger, Wilhelmina (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1934)
      The historian who attempts to record the past century of Catholicity in Kansas City, Kansas will find his sources varied and scattered. The period from 1863 to 1903 has been sketched by Monsignor Kuhls in his pamphlet, ...
    • Being LGBT in a Catholic School: Understanding Students' Lived Experience to Influence School Leadership Practice 

      Parodi-Brown, Joseph A. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      The purpose of this qualitative dissertation in practice study was to describe the in-school experiences of LGBT students at Catholic high schools. The aim of the study was to create a framework to develop in-school ...
    • Belly Experiences: An Autoethnographic Study of Women Sharing the Belly 

      Rider, Sarah M. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2010)
      Women are connected to each other. More than a sole emotional connection; women interpersonally relate to one another through an important physical attribute, their bellies. This project examines the physical belly experiences ...
    • Benzophenone Derivatives of Hexitols in tthe Carbohydrate Series 

      Paull, M. Fides O.S.F. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      It is known that hydroxyl groups in sugars have been blocked by various methods to facilitate analytical, synthetic and structural problems. Benzoates, methyl groups, acetal groups, etc. have been used for this purpose. ...
    • Benzoylhydrazine Derivatives of Pentoses, Hexoses and Heptoses 

      Carver, Michael Joseph (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      A great amount of interest has been shown by many investigators on the subject of Benzoylhydrazine derivatives formed by the action of Benzoylhdrazine upon the hexoses. |E. Davides has used the name of benzosazone to ...
    • Bernard Shaw's Conception of the "Womanly" Woman 

      Wolke, Jacqueline Gunlock (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      Although the problem of woman's legal emancipation has long since been solved, the question of woman's place in society today is still open to many interpretations. Even contemporary feminine authors have mixed opinions ...
    • Bernardo De Galvez and the Anglo-American Struggle for the Trans-Appalachian West, 1777-1779 

      Williams, Harold D. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      Spanish American relations during the American Revolution were extraordinary. Madrid did not openly support the Americans as did its French ally. Instead, the Spanish chose a clandestine policy for aiding the insurgents ...
    • Best Practices of Board Mission Committees in Advancing the Religous Mission and Catholic Identity of Catholic Colleges and Universities 

      Sweetland Gabert, Susan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The purpose of this study was to examine the Board Mission Committee and its role in assisting the board of trustees and senior leadership in advancing religious mission and identity. The aim of this study was to apply ...
    • Beta-Gamma Directional Correlation Measurements 

      Lawson, Marilyn J. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1973)
      The probability of emission of a particle or quantum of radiation from a single radioactive nucleus depends on the angle between the nuclear spin axis and the direction of emission. In a normal radioactive sample the nuclei ...
    • Between Two Trees: A Collection of Short Stories 

      Kafka, Alexandra (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Between Two Trees: A Collection of Short Stories. I chose to name my thesis after the first story I wrote when I was still in elementary school. It was a little fantasy story about a doorway, an archway formed by two trees, ...
    • The Bible in English Prose 

      Sehaul, Mary Marguerite (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1928)
      The purpose of the present thesis is to show the influence of the Bible on English prose writers. To set forth this influence more directly and clearly a number of representative authors from various periods of English ...