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    • The Journey of African American Women Towards Division I (FBS) Collegiate Athletics Administration: A Phenomenological Study 

      Stanley, Joi
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      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) ...
    • The Journey to Employee Engagement: Developing the Roadmap 

      Wilk, Kelly J.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      Employee engagement has become a strategic initiative within a healthcare system in a rural area along the East Coast. This scholarly dissertation studied the education and training of managers with a specific focus on ...
    • Joyce-Page Men's Clothiers 

      Connors, Thomas F.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1975)
      Prior to opening a retail men's clothing store, William Page and James Joyce had been good friends for fifteen years. This friendship had been the result of a chance meeting at a clothing manufacturer's fair. As a Tennett ...
    • Justicialismo : The Political Philosophy of Juan Domingo Perón 

      Super, Richard Raymond
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1970)
      On February 24, 1946, Juan Domingo Perón was elected President of Argentina, Backed mainly by a recently-organized labor party, Perón had defeated the Democratic Union, a coalition of that nation's traditional political ...
    • Kansas History as Seen in the Works of Margaret Hill McCarter 

      Carl, M. Hildalita O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1937)
      The undaunted initiative, the patient endurance, the great intelligence, and the exalted genius of the pioneers and founders of the state, have resulted in a high order of Kansas society. Prom the very first, even with ...
    • Key Factors That Influence First-Generation College Students To Attend A Historically Black College And University 

      Alexander, Juan M.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      This study explored the key factors that had the greatest impact on their decision to attend a particular HBCU. Forty to 60-minute semi-structured interviews were conducted with 4 focus groups. The results indicated that ...
    • Khrushchev's Grand Design: Soviet Relations with the United States, 1961-1963 

      Mault, James Patrick
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1977)
      During the height of the Cold War, there were two men in particular who experienced the conflict of the bull ring, two men who met "eyeball to eyeball" both at the summit and at the brink. They were Nikita Sergeyevich ...
    • Kindergarten Teachers’ Perceptions and Beliefs of School Readiness in Kindergarten Children 

      Butler, Tanishia L.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      With the ongoing changes in education and the changing demographics of students in schools, the topic of school readiness is imperative. When children enter elementary school behind academically and socially, they are not ...
    • A King and a Prince Among Pioneers: Edward and John A. Creighton 

      Sorensen, Barbara
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1961)
      The excitement and interest which the pioneers of Nineteenth Century America inspire in us is in pro-portion to their willingness to gamble, and their ability to win. The colloquial definition of the noun "gamble" is "a ...
    • The King's Conscience: Charles I at Newcastle in 1646 

      O'Hearn, Jennifer Anne
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      Charles the First might have died in bed had John Knox never been born. Presbyterianism stood between Charles and a peace settlement at Newcastle and Knox can rightfully claim to be the father of Scottish Presbyterianism. ...
    • L.E. Factor Test in Acute Disseminated Lupus Erythematosus 

      Walsh, John Richard
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1951)
      Systemic lupus erythematosus is a rare disease. And like other rare diseases it becomes scarcer through lack of consideration. Therefore a high index of suspicion is necessary if the diagnosis is to be made more frequently. ...
    • The Lancastrian Bias in Shakespeare's Richard the Second 

      Schneider, Elmer Marvin
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1963)
      The life of King Richard II of England offers an interesting challenge to anyone who desires to read and interpret history in a period of civil war which often clouds and at times even obscures fact by propaganda. | It is ...
    • Laser Monitoring System for the ALICE ITS 

      Rizzo, Benjamin
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2008)
      A system was developed to locate the position of a laser on a CMOS camera with a accuracy of less than 20 µm. This is used to determine the location of particle tracks at the interface of two sub-detectors. This is ...
    • The Last Days of the German Imperial High Seas Fleet 

      Shepherd, David Neil
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1966)
      "The German people did not understand the sea. In the hour of its destiny it did not use its fleet. To-day all that I can do for the fleet is to write its epitaph." | With these words Grand Admiral Alfred von Tirpitz, the ...
    • Latin America in American History Textbooks: A Comparison of American History Texts for Secondary Schools Published from 1927 to 1932 with Texts Published from 1937 to 1942 

      Umfahrer, Mary Beatrix O.S.B.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1945)
      Ever since the inauguration of President F.D. Roosevelt's Good Neighbor policy in 1933, the Americas have become increasingly conscious of the need of mutual understanding and friendship. They have recognised that economic ...
    • Latin American Relations in the Civil War Period 

      Smykalska, M. Leon S.S.N.D.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1948)
      The study in the following pages represents an attempt to recount in a relatively small space the story of the relations between the United States and the Latin American countries during the crucial period of the American ...
    • Latin in the High School 

      McNamara, Mary Leo
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1928)
      Until very recent years there has been a misconception of the position that Latin holds in the secondary schools. Our critics would have us believe that the study of Latin has suffered a rapid decline in the last twenty ...
    • Latina Women Leaders: Their experiences, obstacles, and triumphs 

      Pimienta, Maria
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      Abstract: |Purpose of the Study and Problem Addressed: The purpose of this ethnographic qualitative research was to describe the experiences of Latina principals in a western state.|AIM: Use the findings to recommend a ...
    • The Laurence-Moon-Biedl Syndrome 

      Medved, John P.
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 1955)
      The purpose of this paper is; (1) to record the histories and findings, with special reference to the family histories, of four patients in two families who are, in the opinion of the author, entitled to the diagnosis of ...
    • A leader's understanding: Faculty perceptions of academic quality and effective implementation of online modality in higher education 

      Boyers, Jayson
      (Creighton University: Omaha, Nebraska, 2017)
      The study’s purpose was to examine attitudes and perceptions of full-time faculty within colleges and universities that segregate or integrate the online modality. In examining the faculty attitudes, this research provided ...