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Air Force Leadership Innovation through the Utilization of Social Media: A Qualitative Study
(Creighton University, 2016-04-15)
The field of sociology describes a wealth of leadership practices derived from research conducted across complex fields of study. In one particular field these practices comprise a fundamental element of the successful ...
The Role of Vitamin D and Antipsychotic Drug-induced Weight Gain
(Creighton University, 2016-04-29)
Schizophrenia is a major public health problem, affecting 1% of the population and accruing over $60 billion in healthcare costs annually for the United States. The physical and mental comorbidities associated with ...
Socially Perceptive Assistant Principals: A Descriptive Study of Secondary School Administrators in Johnson County, Florida
(Creighton University, 2016-04-08)
A study of secondary assistant principals in Johnson County, Florida was conducted to assess their needs in the areas of emotional intelligence and determine if professional development was warranted. Over the last 35 ...
Structure and International Norms: A Network Analysis
(Creighton University, 2016-02-08)
International relations scholars have taken an interest in isolating and measuring the causal impact of norms. But, a key challenge has been to conceive of norms in a way that is independent of the effects attributed to ...
External Factors Affecting Collective Action Solution Breakdowns: A Quantitative Exploration of Theory
(Creighton University, 2016-04-14)
Collective action research is an area of vital important and global scope. This paper will provide a synthesis of previous research done in the subject of collective action decision making, with an extension into the causal ...
The Effectiveness of a Statewide Articulation Agreement for First-Generation College Students that Transfer from a Mid-Western, Two-Year Institution to a Mid-Western, Four-Year Institution
(Creighton University, 2016-03-04)
The recession beginning in 2007 created a dramatic decline in employment opportunities. As the economy improved, the jobs that were added required more technical knowledge. Two-year and four-year educational institutions ...
Transcriptome Characterization of Adult Zebrafish Inner Ear Hair Cells
(Creighton University, 2016-02-16)
Hair cells are the vital mechanotransducer cells found in both the mammalian auditory and vestibular systems. Mammalian hair cells are non-regenerative, and thus their death leads to irreversible losses in hearing. Hair ...
Designing a better experience: A qualitative investigation of student engineering internships
(Creighton University, 2016-04-21)
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education play a very important role in preparing students with skills necessary to obtain better jobs, solve realworld challenges, and compete in the global economy. ...
Fran & Marie: The Short Stories
(Creighton University, 2016-05-02)
Rural Midwestern Public College Safe Ride Program Case Study
(Creighton University, 2016-12-15)
The central phenomenon researched in this case study was higher education administrators’ decisions to institutionalize a safe ride program at a small, rural college. The purpose of this single/within-site case study was ...