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Understanding Effects of Operations Security (OPSEC) Awareness Levels of Military Spouses Through the Lenses of Training and Program Management: A Qualitative Study
(Creighton University, 2016-04-11)
Social networking has become an increasing popular means of 21st century communication. With increases in deployment tempo and access to social media, military families have been more apt to utilizing social media for ...
A Literature Review on the Effects of Smoking on Tertiary Dentin Formation
(Creighton University, 2016-05-09)
PURPOSE. The tooth is a complex structure composed of two anatomical regions, a crown and root. Each region is comprised of two, highly mineralized tissue layers that surround and protect the vital pulp chamber. The crown ...
Small RNA Sequencing Analysis of Inner Ear from Conditional Knockout Mice with Hair Cell-Specific Dgcr8 or Dicer1 Deletion
(Creighton University, 2016-01-08)
Damage to mechanosensory hair cells (HCs) of the inner ear leads to permanent hearing loss. Small RNAs, namely endogenous small interfering RNAs (endo-siRNAs) and canonical microRNAs, are known to affect HC development and ...
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 ...
Collaboration of a Religious Order and a Public School Chartering Authority
(Creighton University, 2016-04-12)
In 2005, after a six-year period of discussion and discernment, the Institute of the Brothers of the Christian Schools collaborated with the Chicago Public Schools to establish two charter schools known as the Catalyst ...
Barriers to the Adoption of Online Education at Vietnam National University - Ho Chi Minh City
(Creighton University, 2016-04-11)
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 ...
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 ...
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 ...
Walking the Wheel
(Creighton University, 2016-05-02)
Walking the Wheel is a wholesome story about a homeless junky and schizophrenic that are desperately trying to find shelter, in somewhere other than the homeless shelter, on the streets of Omaha, NE.
Defying the Odds: Documenting the Leadership Styles of a Long-Serving Urban Superintendent
(Creighton University, 2016-11-14)
The superintendent of schools for any school district is a vital and key position within a community. Superintendents are looked at as the educational leader and have the ability to have great influence over the district ...