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Overgrowth & Orographic Lifting
(Creighton University, 2020-04-22)
My thesis consists of two chapbook manuscripts titled “Overgrowth” and “Orographic Lifting”. The first, “Overgrowth,” primarily is a result my exploration into my Southern identity and looking at the various homes I have ...
Interpersonal Cross-Cultural Communication Competence in the US Military
(Creighton University, 2018-01-12)
This study examined the gap and inadequacy of current military foreign area training programs and their focus on overarching topics irrelevant to interpersonal skills development unique to individual cultures. A qualitative ...
Purdue Extension: Employee Engagement and Leadership Style
(Creighton University, 2017-06-23)
The purpose of this quantitative study was to assess the Purdue Extension county directors’ level of engagement and leadership style and to examine the relationship between these two variables. The study aimed to inform ...
The Journey of African American Women Towards Division I (FBS) Collegiate Athletics Administration: A Phenomenological Study
(Creighton University, 2017-07-25)
The purpose of this phenomenological qualitative research study was to obtain a description of the lived experiences of African American women as they journey to upper-level administrative positions within Division I (FBS) ...
Estonian Underground and Other Stories
(Creighton University, 2017-05)
This is a collection of three short stories written during my time at Creighton University’s MFA program. “Estonian Underground” is a coming of age story about two brothers, Daniil and Sasha, who explore an abandoned, ...
Competency-Based Education Implementation and Leadership Case Study
(Creighton University, 2018-03-23)
The Competency-based Education (CBE) Collaborative was developed in 2012. Ten school districts initiated CBE implementation as part of the Collaborative. With CBE implementation in Iowa only occurring for a few years, ...
An Exploratory Investigation of the Relationship Between Academic Self-efficacy and Use of Supplementary Academic Resources
(Creighton University, 2017-06-13)
The purpose of this quantitative exploratory study was to examine academic self-efficacy at the postsecondary level as it relates to the use of supplementary academic resources. This study focuses on academic self-efficacy ...
Rural Based Multisector Health Care Alliances: Exogenous and Endogenous Factors Influencing Operational Components
(Creighton University, 2017-03-13)
The purpose of this qualitative study was to identify the commonly shared operational components of rural based multisector health care alliances that have been in operation for more than five years. The aim of the study ...
The Role of Faculty Validation in Influencing Online Students' Intent to Persist
(Creighton University, 2017-04-06)
In higher education, students who withdrawal from college before graduating face and trigger a number of undesirable consequences, such as difficulty finding professional employment, risking default on student loans, causing ...
While Everyone Was Watching
(Creighton University, 2017-05-08)
While Everyone Was Watching is the story of a small Virginia town and the secrets that will shake them.