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    • The Dissociation Constant of Acetic Acid at 25°c 

      Rossini, Reno Dominic
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1944)
      The dissociation constants of weak acids can be determined from thermodynamic data obtained from cells without liquid junction. The method was developed by Harned and his students.
    • Distance Education as Counter to Declining State Appropriations at Public Institutions 

      Anderson, Theresa
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Universities and colleges have experienced a reduction in state appropriations since the 2008 Great Recession. The purpose of this phenomenological dissertation in practice study was to examine whether distance education ...
    • Distributed Succession: Managing The Transition Of Multi-Site Campus Pastors 

      Robinson, Kyle J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2018)
      Succession planning is vital for certain Protestant churches that utilize a unique ministry model called multi-site. For multi-site churches, a critical senior leadership role is the campus pastor. The focus of this ...
    • Distribution Studies of Formic, Acetic, Propionic, and Butyric Acid Between Benzene and Water 

      Zipper, Donald H.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1943)
      Henry's law, published first in 1803, relating the solubility of a gas in a given solvent to the pressure of the gas, was a limited statement of the distribution law. In 1872, Berthelot and Jungfleisch found the same ...
    • Diuretic Activity of Antidiuretic Hormone 

      Sweet, Robert Anthony
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      Oliguria is the physiologic response traditionally ascribed to antidiuretic hormone. Under certain conditions, however, intravenous administration of vasopressin has been observed to yield diuresis rather than antidiuresis. ...
    • A DNA Determination in Developing Chick Marginal Tissue 

      Nolder, Nancy Anne
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      During the early part of this century the Mendelian factors of inheritance were found to be localized in chromosomal filaments of deoxyribonucleic acid (DMA) located in the cell nucleus. These inheritance factors were also ...
    • Do Community College Students' Perceptions Impact Their Decisions to Transfer? 

      Hearn, Jean L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2016)
      The objective of this study was to determine if the perceptions of urban community college students impacted their decision to transition into a four-year private Catholic university. The study design was quantitative in ...
    • The Doctrine on Contemplation of St. Gregory the Great as Found in Three of His Sermons on Ezekiel 

      Walsh, Mary Charles O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1949)
      At the close of his sermons on Ezekiel, St. Gregory grieves thus to his flock, “Let no one upbraid me .... if after this sermon I retire because, as you are all aware, our tribulations have increased,"|He then enumerates ...
    • Does Mathletics, a Supplementary Digital Math Tool, Improve Student Learning and Teaching Methods at Three Private Catholic Schools in Florida? - A Mixed Methods Study 

      Purdy Stephan, Kelly
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      Improving mathematical student performance in K-12 education has been a focus in the U.S. Students in the U.S. score lower on standardized math assessments than students in other countries. Preparing students for a successful ...
    • Dominance and Passivity in Marriage Counseling: 1962-1976 

      Cahill, Neil S.J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      A successful insurance salesman remarked that his wife during their thirty years of marriage has taken care of all their financial matters and has made all of the major decisions in their family. He said that he constantly ...
    • Dr. Jose Gaspar De Francia: His Rise to Power 

      Lew, Victor W.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      The formative years of a country are vital ones. For it is during the initial stages of development that the patterns for the future are set. | The Spanish American colonies commenced their transformations between 1810 and ...
    • A Dramatic Analysis of Shakespeare’s Fourth Acts 

      Farley, Mary Aurea B.V.M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1949)
      The Renaissance with its enthusiasm for all things classical made a profound Impression on the literature of England. This is especially true in regard to drama. Plautus, Terence, and Seneca came to be studied in the English ...
    • Drug-Polymer and Drug-Lipid Miscibility for the Development of Amorphous Solid Dispersions and Solid Lipid Nanoparticles 

      Trivino, Anne
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Flutamide (FLT) is an anticancer agent used in the treatment of prostatic carcinoma. FLT amorphous solid dispersions (SDs) and solid lipid nanoparticles (SLNs) were prepared to overcome limited solubility. Investigation ...
    • Dryden, Tragedy, and the Tradition 

      Smith, Phillip C.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
      To discuss a type of literature such as tragedy is a dangerous and often quite a confusing business. To read the sometimes conflicting views of critics from Aristotle to Hume to Arthur Miller would lead the student to ...
    • Dual Federalism from 1918 to 1936 

      Trout, Andrew Patrick
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1953)
      When the Constitution specifies that laws of the United States made pursuant to it are to he considered the supreme law of the land, "anything in the constitution or laws of any state to the contrary notwithstanding," are ...
    • A Dual-GFP Reporter System for Studying Bi-Directional Promotion 

      Shen, Yuqing
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2001)
      Bi-directional promotion has been reported in various species. Understanding transcriptional control at these various loci requires a tool which measures bi-directional transcription. Green Fluorescent Protein (GFP) reporters ...
    • Dyad Management Model in the Healthcare Setting: A Case Study 

      Chadd, Patrick Owen
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      The US healthcare system has been heavily criticized for its disintegrated nature; more so, it is very much alarming to have reports show that numbers are increasing on the restorable errors of medical professionals that ...
    • Dynamic Light Scattering in Glassforming Aqueous Maltose 

      Durante, Mark
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2008)
      We report results of a photon correlation spectroscopy study of the glassforming dynamics in aqueous maltose solutions of varying concentration. These measurements represent a companion study to earlier measurements conducted ...
    • Dynamic Light Scattering in Mixed Alkali Metaphosphate Glass Forming Liquids 

      Changstrom, Jessica
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2008)
      The Mixed alkali effect (MAE) is an often studied phenomenon, 0ccurring in material containing more than one type of alkali, in which a marked deviation from linear compositional dependence is observed. Previous studies ...
    • Dynamic Light Scattering Study of Structural Effects on the Dynamics of Potassium Borate Glass 

      Schnell, Stanley
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2012)
      Liquids cooled at a sufficiently fast rate can become supercooled and later solidify in a process known as vitrification, or the glass transition. It is commonly believed that intermolecular bonds are responsible for the ...