Starting in the 2015-2016 academic year, the Honors Thesis Program became part of the All College Thesis Program. This collection contains abstracts for all CSB/SJU honors theses, 2016-present. The full text is included if student authors have given permission for their work to be made publicly available online. For theses completed before 2016, visit the Honors Theses collection.

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Submissions from 2017

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Hibernator and non-hibernator responses to acute changes in water intake, Sydni S. Andruskiewicz

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Let Your Light Shine: A Holistic Reflection on the Individual in a Community, Nicole C. Argudin

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Sublime Memories: Bones as a medium for cyanotype printing and indigo dying; The strength derived from connection to the environment; And the power of the color blue, Alexis R. Bernstein

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Pattern Avoidance, Emma Christensen

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Cycles of Growth and Decay, and Changing the Beautiful to the Grotesque: Installation Through the Lens of Printmaking, Madeline R. Cochran Ms.

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Students’ Attachment Styles to their Professors: Patterns of Achievement, Curiosity, Exploration, Self-criticism, Self-reassurance, and Autonomy, Lian H. Conrad

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Preserving Dignity in the Long Term Care of Actively Dying Residents, Libby-Rose Cronican

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The Role of NGOs in International Climate Governance: A Case Study of Indian NGOs, Lucas J. Giese

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Who Wants to Join? Variation and Strength in Social Networks, Timothy D. Immelman

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The relationship between sex and territorial behavior in the San Cristóbal lava lizard (Microlophus bivittatus), Meghan N. Koenig

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High Performance Techniques Applied in Partial Differential Equations Library, Shilei Lin

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Escherichia coli as a Water Quality Indicator Organism: A Case for Responsive, Science-Based Policy, Sarah M. McLarnan

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Domestic Violence Against Women in Peru: An Analysis of Individual, Cultural, and Structural Factors, Hanna M. Pioske

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Consumer Gasoline Prices in 2014: What Caused the Decline?, Travis A. Spillum

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The Transformation of Peasant Associations: Multiple Endeavors Towards Rural Modernity, Hekang Yang

Submissions from 2016

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Generalized Eulerian Numbers and Multiplex Juggling Sequences, Esther M. Banaian

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Are forgiving people less likely to experience cognitive dissonance?, Jordan A. Barthel

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Religiosity and Prayer In Relation to Health and Life Satisfaction In Older Adults, Victoria L. Beach

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The Level of Relational Self-Construal Moderates the Relationship between Disclosure and Well-Being, Stephanie Besst

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Performance Portable High Performance Conjugate Gradients Benchmark, Zachary Bookey

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Spectrophotometric Analysis of Urinary Iodine in 18-22 Year-Old Women in Central Minnesota, Haley Chatelaine

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Similar Conflicts, Different Policies: An Analysis of the Executive Decision-Making Processes in Mexico and El Salvador toward their Drug Cartel Conflicts, Jake Patrick Collins

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HPC Made Easy: Using Docker to Distribute and Test Trilinos, Sean J. Deal

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Sex, milk, and cookies: Tackling sexual health promotion on a Catholic college campus, Mary Franz

Elasticities of Married Women’s Labor Supply 2007-2014, Jaquelin Galindo

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The Community: A Novella on Homelessness, Benjamin Gooley

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Adaptive Evolution in Escherichia coli via Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms, Samuel E. Hager

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Understanding Religious Leaders’ Motivations for and Perceptions of Interfaith Collaboration, Michelle Hansmann

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Agricultural Policy Reform: An Argument for a Soil Erosion Tax, Alex M. Ingulsrud

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Blood, Sweat, and Social Control: A Comparative Study of Virginian and Jamaican Slavery, 1740-1820, Paul T. Knaak

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Facebook: The Alienation from Oneself, Kaitlin F. Knapp

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Facing Our Future: An Examination of Age and Gender in Margaret Atwood's The Stone Mattress, Makenzie Krause

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Finding the Cosmic Shadows on The NOvA Far Detector and Calculating Neutrino Oscillations with Sterile Neutrinos, Bryan Lee Linehan

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Pulse and Orbital Periods of ASAS182612, Ariel F. Lusty

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Retrival of Atmospheric Aerosol Size Distributions Using Stochastic Particle Swarm Optimization, Benjamin D. Nault-Maurer

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Factors Affecting Tree Swallow (Tachycineta bicolor) Nestling Resting Metabolic Rate, Brooke M. Piepenburg

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The Women of Cheboksary, Emily C. Schoenbeck

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An Analysis of Bacterial Contamination of Chicken Eggs and Antimicrobial Resistance, Holly Spitzer

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Effect of bisphenol-A on neurodevelopment in Drosophila melanogaster larvae, Alexandra M. Streifel

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Relational-Interdependence and Life Transitions in College: Study Abroad, First-Year, and International Students, Shelby R. Weisen

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Interfaith Youth Core: Theology and Religious Commitment in One of America’s Most Prominent Youth Interfaith Organizations, Megan A. Weiss

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The Consequences of Failing: A Memoir, Olivia M. Zajac