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  • Energy Consumption in Creighton University Residence Halls: Comparing Attitudes and Behaviors 

    Kelly, Sarah (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015-10-09)
    “On U.S. college campuses, growing concerns since the 1960s have demanded that we become more knowledgeable about our impact on the environment.” (Ruckelshaus 455) This research has aimed to understand attitudes and ...
  • Christian Base Communities in Peru: Lessons for North America 

    Rainwater, Conan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015-10-09)
    This research hopes to bridge the gap between the churches of North and South America by advocating for Christian base communities (CEBs) in North America. It is necessary to look at Catholic Action in conjunction with ...
  • Family Communication and its Effects on Child Developmental Progression 

    Rainforth, Paige (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015-10-09)
    Because divorce rates are high in the United States, the current paper assesses how stepchildren may respond to the introduction of a stepparent, and at what age this introduction may make the most impact. The current study ...
  • "Feminism" and Feminism: A Rhetorical Criticism of Emma Watson's Address to the U.N. 

    Batterson, Courtney (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015-10-09)
    This analysis uses metaphor criticism to decipher how metaphors function in Emma Watson’s address to the UN. Metaphor criticism proves useful in this critique because it can be used to determine the rhetor’s motive, to ...
  • Hegemony within Higher Education: The Creation of an "Ideal" Student 

    Guziec, Amy (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015-10-09)
    This paper is an examination of how higher administration at Jesuit schools use hegemony to create an ideological definition of the ‘ideal’ student. I use rhetorical criticism as a means of explaining how students are ...
  • Mother Knows Best? Evaluating the Roles of Stoic Parents in Gladiator (2000) 

    Larson, Krysta (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015-10-09)
    My paper uses the 2000 Ridley Scott film Gladiator as a vehicle for exploring Stoicism, specifically the ways that Stoic parents ought to behave in different situations. The film includes a portrayal of the historic emperor ...
  • Ignatian Perspectives on Difficult Conversations 

    Pramuk, Christopher (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-04-24)
    Dr. Christopher Pramuk discusses an Ignatian approach to having difficult conversations.|Pramuk teaches Systematic Theology at Xavier University.
  • The Fifty Days of Easter – Repost 

    O'Connor, Roc, S.J. (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-04-17)
    Rev. Roc O’Connor, S.J. reflects on how we can celebrate the “50 days of Easter.” This week’s program invites us to live more deeply into the mystery of Easter.|This program was first published in 2009.
  • The “Meaning” of the Cross 

    Feder, Julia (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-04-10)
    Dr. Julia Feder reflects upon the meaning of the cross in the light of Holy Week and contemporary theological conversation.|Feder is Assistant Professor of Theology at Creighton University.
  • Pastoring in Rural Uganda 

    Kakooza, Joseph (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-03-27)
    Rev. Joseph Kakooza discusses the challenges of pastoring in rural Uganda.|Kakooza is a priest of the diocese of Kasana Luweero in Uganda.
  • The Passion According to John 

    Brown, Sherri (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-04-03)
    Dr. Sherri Brown discusses the distinctive features of the Passion according to the Gospel of John.|Brown teaches Biblical Studies at Creighton University and is a co-host of Catholic Comments.
  • Sustainability and Jesuit Higher Education 

    Smythe, Kathleen (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-03-20)
    Dr. Kathleen Smythe discusses the place of sustainability in Jesuit higher education.|Smythe is Professor of History at Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.
  • Catholic Comments Meets Catholic Answers 

    Staples, Tim; Horn, Trent (Center for Catholic Thought, Creighton University.. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 2017-03-13)
    In this program host John O’Keefe and guest host David McPherson interview Tim Staples and Trent Horn who are both staff apologists for Catholic Answers.|Catholic Answers is a Catholic media organization based in San Diego, ...
  • Cookie Tub 

    Unknown author (1980)
    Here is GA, dramatically presented in five cartoon panels around this oval tin. The title of this fable stands over the first two panels. Each panel is accompanied by two to five lines of La Fontaine's text. The cicada ...
  • Syrup Tin 

    Unknown author (1953)
    This syrup tin presents the fable in engaging fashion. The top of the tin has the two disputants before the cat "Grippeminaud, le bon apôtre," seated on top of an inverted bushel-basket. The short sides show the three ...
  • La Laitiere Et Le Pot Au Lait Feve 

    Unknown author (1980)
    Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
  • Le Pot De Terre Et Le Pot De Fer Feve 

    Unknown author (1980)
    Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
  • Le Vieux Chat Et La Jeune Souris Feve 

    Unknown author (1980)
    Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
  • Le Petit Poisson Et Le Pecheur Feve 

    Unknown author (1980)
    Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.
  • La Poule Aux Oeufs D'Or Feve 

    Unknown author (1980)
    Feves are miniature sculptures that are simple and popular toys. The number of feves devoted to La Fontaine's fables are testimony to the fables' popularity.

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