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    • A Study of Thirty Sub-Standard Homes in South Omaha 

      Sedler, Claire Dorothy
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1937)
      In the urban centers where the social scale is founded, not upon any particular norm, but upon mere expediency and the necessarily limited economics, the results of the various standards of living reflect themselves in ...
    • A Study of Vocabulary Differences Among a Group of Seventh and Eighth Grade Boys in a Home for Boys 

      Lehrhuber, Mary Elizabeth O.S.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1940)
      Statement of the Problem. This study purports to discover what vocabulary differences exist among a group of seventh and eighth grade boys in a home for homeless, abandoned, or neglected boys. By evaluating and comparing ...
    • Study on Ferro-Kinetics in Pregnancy 

      Monahan, Joseph L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1959)
      This study has been conducted to evaluate ferro-kinetic behavior in pregnant patients receiving oral iron, and those not receiving oral iron as compared to a group of normal, non-pregnant, control females, by determination ...
    • A Study on Full-Time Omaha Retail Clarks' Attitudes Toward Working on Sunday 

      Bluvas, John
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      The purpose of this study is to determine the attitudes of full time Omaha retail clerks toward working on Sunday. It is intended to investigate their primary reaction toward Sunday employment and to relate this decision ...
    • Studying the Atoh1 Gene Regulatory Network 

      Pecka, Jason Lee
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2013)
      Hearing loss due to injury of the sensory hair cells of the inner ear is largely irreversible in mammals. ATOH1, a proneural basic helix loop helix transcription factor is essential for inner ear hair cell differentiation ...
    • Successful Women Leaders in the Workplace: Advice to Fill a Briefcase for Success 

      Lukas, Sarah
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2009)
      This thesis addresses the following research question: what are the steps a young professional woman can take right now-this minute-in order to achieve organizational leadership and success in Omaha, Nebraska in the near ...
    • Successfully Aging Out of Foster Care: A Constructivist Grounded Theory Study 

      Ebersole, Lee
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      Youth aging out of foster care confront considerable challenges when transitioning to adulthood. Research focuses overwhelmingly on negative outcomes for youth emerging from foster care. Youth in foster care in West Virginia ...
    • Succession Planning In Chicagoland Academic Libraries: A Case Study 

      Carey, Adam
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The academic library has been part of institutions of higher education since their founding; however, a library’s function has evolved over time. To continue to meet the needs of campus communities currently and in the ...
    • Superintendent and Stakeholder Perceptions Regarding Catholic Superintendents' Role as Cataylst for Improving Catholic School Sustainability 

      Slattery, Patrick J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      This paper explores the perceived role of the Catholic School superintendent as catalyst for improving the sustainability of Catholic education. On a national level, Catholic education has been in a state of decline since ...
    • The Suppression of the Benedictine Order in France During the Revolution 

      Kessler, M. Verona O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1957)
      It is recurrently lamented, and justly so, that there is so little Benedictine history available in the English language. Not enough is written by the sons and daughters of Saint Benedict about the sons and daughters of ...
    • Surface Modified Solid Lipid Curcumin Nanoparticles For Oral Delivery 

      Mistry, Pinal
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)
      Curcumin is a naturally available polyphenolic compound that has demonstrated chemotherapeutic effects in several carcinogenic models as well as pre-clinical trials. However, its poor oral bioavailability due to extremely ...
    • Surveillance versus Privacy: Considerations for the San Bernardino Community 

      Price, Robert
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This privacy versus security doctoral research examines existing literature, policies, and perceptions to identify the effects of the 2015 San Bernardino terrorist attack on the San Bernardino community. This study contributes ...
    • A Survey of Kansas Poetry 

      Carl, Mary Tharsilla O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1937)
      This work endeavors to present precisely what the title of the thesis suggests — A Survey of Kansas Poetry. In choosing the subject for this thesis, the writer was largely influenced by the fact that her early life was ...
    • A Survey of Mathematics in Selected Catholic High Schools of the Middle West 

      Schultz, M. Veronica C.PP.S.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1947)
      It is an established faot that civilization has always progressed concomitantly with the development of mathematics. By inference, then, it might be deduced that, since this our present century is one of widespread ...
    • Survey of Plans for International Monetary Refrom 

      Dargin, James D.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      This research project addresses the problem of reform for the International Monetary System. The reform problem is a two-fold one. First, what reform plans are there and secondly, what are the pro and con of each plan. The ...
    • Survey of ROTC Cadets 

      Pryor, Ralph W.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1973)
      In November 1973, a survey was conducted at Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska, to assist the University ROTC Department in its recruiting campaign. For the past few years, enrollment in the Creighton University ROTC ...
    • A Syllabus for the Teaching of Biology in Secondary Schools 

      Lobenstein, M. Maxentia O.S.F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1942)
      The problem of this thesis is 1) to examine the available syllabi of biology courses of the West Central States; 2) to evaluate then according to a set of principles; 3) to determine the needs and trends In the teaching ...
    • A Syllabus on Gregorian Chant for Grades Seven and Eight 

      Schoirer, M. Ruth O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      The youth of today, the men and women of tomorrow, face problems which have long been of deepest concern among thinking people. One problem, among the many, is the development of refined sensibilities in the child living ...
    • The Symbolism of Nathaniel Hawthorne 

      Kelly, Mary Bernard
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1931)
      It is the aim of this prefatory chapter to define symbolism in some manner, to give the reader some notion of the different stages in meaning through which the word has passed and to show the different attitudes toward the ...
    • Sympathetic Imbalance in Essential Hypertension 

      Soyars, James E.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1962)
      In experiments by Wilhelmj et al. on the effects of dietary and psychomotor stress on the etiology of essential hypertension normal dogs were first used, then totally sympathectomized dogs, then partially sympathectomized ...