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    • A vote and vaccinate initiative: Barriers to development and implementation 

      Kayl, Pamela; Carrico, Catherine (2017-05-13)
      Objective: To discuss the development, lessons learned, and barriers to full implementation of a community influenza vaccination program, utilizing the Vote and Vaccinate strategy. Design: Utilize a community coalition ...
    • A vote and vaccinate initiative: Barriers to development and implementation 

      Kayl, Pamela (2017-05-13)
      Objective: To discuss the development, lessons learned, and barriers to full implementation of a community influenza vaccination program, utilizing the Vote and Vaccinate strategy. Design: Utilize a community coalition ...
    • Seasonal Changes in the Gonads and Accessory Reproductive Organs of the Wild Male Rat (Rattus Norvegicus) 

      Lorincz, Margaret Alice (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      Seasonal breeders, influenced by such factors as photoperiod, temperature, and population size, reproduce during a certain time of year thus ensuring that young are born at a most favorable time (Amoroso and Matthews, ...
    • Development and Evaluation of a Radiation Safety Program in the NICU 

      Wallingford, Kristina DNP, APRN, NNP-BC; Rubarth, Lori Baas PhD, APRN, NNP-BC (2017-05-13)
      Advancements in medical care have resulted in births of decreased gestation and higher acuity. With increased acuity comes an increase in diagnostic testing, including radiologic imaging. Although X-rays are necessary, ...
    • Inseparable Field Extensions Which Contain No Purely Inseparable Elements 

      Yearout, Maurice Eugene (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1967)
      It is well known that for certain fields K of characteristic p /= 0 there exists finite extensions E/K that are not separable, yet contain no purely inseparable elements. However, the question of when such a phenomenon ...
    • The Theme of Search in May Swenson's Poetry 

      Davenport, Mary Aaron O.S.B. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      May Swenson, a Utah native and a New York City resident, is a relatively unknown contemporary American poet who is beginning to gain momentum in literary circles. Her poetry can best be described as gay and sober, enlightening ...
    • Milton and Prose: The Art of Logic as a Rhetoric 

      Fender, Eldin C. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1968)
      The purpose of my thesis is to present an inductive study of John Milton's theory of rhetoric. Milton's theory of rhetoric may be established by a consideration of the rhetorical practices and theories of the sixteenth and ...
    • The Growth of Mourning Dove Nestlings in Eastern Nebraska 

      Jaeger, Michael M. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      This study on the Mourning Dove (Zenaidura macroura) was designed to provide a basic description of growth in the nestling stage of development for this species, and in this particular locale. The description is in terms ...
    • The Role of Faculty Validation in Influencing Online Students' Intent to Persist 

      Arshad-Snyder, Siti Arfah (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 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 ...
    • Variations in Lactic Dehydrogenase Activity and Composition in Altitude Adaptation 

      Morgan, Thomas R. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1969)
      The presence of alternate forms of functionally identical enzymes was first discovered in 1957 (1). It was noted that different substances, on the basis of immunologic and chemical evidence, performed the same function in ...
    • The Determination of the Thermal Neutron Flux in a Research Reactor 

      Blotcky, Alan Jay (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 1971)
      Since a research reactor serves as a neutron source for a large number of experiments, knowledge of the neutron flux, and of its spatial and spectral energy distribution is of great importance, not only for purposes of ...
    • Mute Residences 

      Hraban, Allison (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017-04-20)
      Mute Residences is a collection of poems that embodies the tension between personal and imagined spaces. The poems tow the line between narrative and lyric, the autobiographical and the fantastic. The collection’s title ...
    • Unraveling Dyslexia: The Medicalization of Learning Differences as a Form of Structural Violence in the American Education System 

      Baber, Chad (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017-04-20)
      Learning disabilities are widespread. Included under this category, dyslexia affects up to 15-20% of the United States population (Cowen 2016). While the general public may have and contribute to a broad understanding of ...
    • Flexural Strength of Orthodontic Cement containing Microcapsules 

      Adler, Eric (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2017-04-13)
      Caries on the mineralized tooth structure and interface of dental materials continues to be a significant problem in oral health care. The objective of this study was to demonstrate the effect of microcapsules on the ...
    • Some Practical Help for Getting Started This Week 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1/1/2000)
      Each week, there will be some practical help to prepare for this week's retreat and for getting the most from it.|The first and most important point is to begin this journey with great hope and confidence. God is never ...
    • How to Use This Site to Make an Online Retreat 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1/1/2000)
      Frequently Asked Questions.|How is it possible to make an online retreat?|What kind of patterns or exercises will I be adopting?|Is this like making the Spiritual Exercises?|What if I haven't made a retreat before?|I'm ...
    • How Do I Get Started Making the Retreat 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1/1/2000)
      Each of the Weeks of the retreat has a Guide page that lays out how to make that week of the retreat. The Guide page gives the theme of the week, particularly the grace to pray for that week. On the right side of the weekly ...
    • Helps for Making This Retreat On Your Own 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1/1/2000)
      Explore all the options.|Our first advice is to follow all the links and explore all the resources that are built into each week's guide. Use the helps and suggestions along the way. This retreat is designed to be made ...
    • In These or Similar Words 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1/1/2000)
      Dear Lord,|This seems easy, going back through the photo album of my life. Can I really call this prayer? I can go back to my earliest memories, of being a toddler. I wonder what connection this little child has to me?|As ...
    • Helps for Making This Retreat With a Group 

      Alexander, Andy, S.J.; Waldron, Maureen McCann (Creighton University, Online Ministries. Omaha, Nebraska, United States, 1/1/2000)
      What's the benefit of meeting with a group?|An experience like this retreat will be greatly enhanced by anyone who would chose to meet with a group. These weekly guides will offer us opportunities to reflect on some very ...