Submissions from 2006

(Presentation) Speaking of language: the conversations of English learners during small-group reading lessons, Michael J. Borka

(Presentation) The evolution of the African National Congress: from revolutionaries to social democrats?, Gary Prevost


(Presentation) Faculty fear: The misalignment of faculty rewards and universitycommunity partnerships, Philip I. Kramer

(Presentation) Faith based approaches to problem gambling, John Yoakam

(Presentation) Developing case studies: a multimedia approach, Rick D. Saucier, Virginia Arthur, and Jane Kathman

(Presentation) Creativity, communication and relationship satisfaction: the form and function of creativity in close romantic relationships, Karyl Daughters

(Presentation) Crackpots in the Commonwealth: neo-populists party emergence in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand, G. Claire Haeg

(Presentation) Sport as a vehicle for social change, Janna LaFountaine


(Presentation) Is War Necessary for Economic Growth?, Vernon W. Ruttan

Submissions from 2005

(Presentation) Is the US losing its edge?: innovation and competitiveness in the global economy, Sanford L. Moskowitz

(Presentation) Understanding the exercise patterns of CSB students, Donald Fischer

(Presentation) After the bubble: the survival and evolution of internet markets for business-to-business exchange, Parker Wheatley

(Presentation) Mother Benedicta Riepp and Abbot Boniface Wimmer play cards: an epistological 'raise you one', Jill Zasadny

(Presentation) Managing as if people mattered*: how Catholic social teaching can inform management practice. *with apologies to E.F. Shumacher, Virginia Arthur

(Presentation) A reading from Mark: a memior, Nicholas Hayes

(Presentation) Exogamy and bias against daughters in health-care provision: a theory and evidence from two northern states in India, Sharmistha Self

(Presentation) Aikido: a philosopher’s martial art, Charles W. Wright

(Presentation) The vultures of St. John’s looking for dead dogs, Kilian McDonnell OSB

(Presentation) Sexual assault prevalence and rape myths in CSB/SJU students, Don Turk

(Presentation) The other in the self: gender differences in the self-concept, Pamela L. Bacon

(Presentation) The “magic” of wellness: tips for improving your GPA, Janna LaFountaine, Rachelle Parsons, and Mary Neisen

(Presentation) A family poetry reading, Jay Meek, Martha Meek, and Anna Meek

(Presentation) War on terror in Kashmir? The future of India - Pakistan relations, Manju Parikh

(Presentation) Emerging educational reforms in Japan: a case study, Icihiro Nashiro

(Presentation) Hail, Salzburg! and damn the Vortex: historical memory in Austria revisited, Gregory Schroeder


(Presentation) Can Foreign Aid Save Africa?, William Easterly

Submissions from 2004

(Presentation) Christmas in Naples: The theological art of the Italian Presepio, Nathanael Hauser OSB

(Presentation) The influence of gender on resistance training adherence in division III athletes, Donald Fischer

(Presentation) Rehabilitating injured and orphaned wildlife, Ellen Ellickson and Linda Peck

(Presentation) Ghosts goblins and ghouls: a monk's reflection, Michael Patella OSB

(Presentation) Moral perception and the structure of practical identity, Charles W. Wright

(Presentation) The photograph as icon in contemporary film noir detective films, Wendy Sterba

(Presentation) Do inter-caste marriages necessarily lower dowries?, Sharmistha Self

(Presentation) "I saw a girl get kidnapped, and I thought it would happen to me": cognitive development and fright reactions to media, Julie Lynch and Erin A. Szabo

(Presentation) Building the railroad to St, Joe and Collegeville: Dutch bankers, Canadian speculators and a US Government land “give away”, Joseph Farry

(Presentation) The native Hawaiian experience through folksongs, Jeffrey J. Kamakahi

(Presentation) Just a game? Video games, war, and self understanding, Noreen L. Herzfeld

(Presentation) The natural history of Saint John's maple syrup, Stephen G. Saupe and John Geissler

(Presentation) What? German victims? What German victims? German civilians in WWII and in current debates, Gregory Schroeder

(Presentation) ...And one for all? Beethoven's Missa Solemnis and the question of vocal forces in the "Sanctus" movement, Mark Ehlert

(Presentation) More light on a statistical dark age: output and employment in the US, 1790-1928, Louis D. Johnston


(Presentation) Does Big Government Hurt Economic Growth?, Peter H. Lindert

Submissions from 2003

(Presentation) The intersection of biology and culture in morality, Charles W. Wright

(Presentation) Moving body and soul: the aesthetic theory of music of Johann Mattheson, Brian Campbell

(Presentation) Learning what it really costs: teaching ethics with life-cycle case studies, Joseph R. DesJardins and Ernest Diedrich

(Presentation) A scriptural view of evolution (and NO I don't mean Creationism), Michael Patella OSB

(Presentation) Student perceptions of small work groups: what do they learn and what makes them successful?, Robert Nelson

(Presentation) Shall we overcome?, Kelly R. Kraemer

(Presentation) What makes motherhood so expensive? The role of social expectations, interdependence, and coordination failure, Sharmistha Self

(Presentation) Swift, Lord, you are not, Kilian McDonnell OSB

(Presentation) State level classification of serious mental illness: a case for a more uniform standard, Jamie Partridge

(Presentation) My trip to China, William Lamberts

(Presentation) Dutch oven cooking: how and why, Larry E. Davis and Johanna Davis

(Presentation) The CSB/SJU Bailey Herbarium: botanical tales from the crypt, Stephen G. Saupe

(Presentation) Education and long run development in Japan, Sharmistha Self

(Presentation) Vital aging in a gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender (GLBT) context, John Yoakam

(Presentation) Advertising the global economy, Katherine Johnson


(Presentation) Incentives, Institutions, and Development Assistance, Michael Kremer

Submissions from 2002

(Presentation) A reading by CSB poet Larry Schug, Lawrence Schug

(Presentation) “Can a Christian community have non-Christian members?”, Dan McKanan

(Presentation) In Defense of Globalization: It has a Human Face, But We Can Do Better, Jagdish N. Bhagwati

(Presentation) “The powder keg of Eurasia”, Nicholas Hayes

(Presentation) Man enough: resolving masculinity with disability, Jason Laker

(Presentation) Hail Melk! Ethics and historical memory in Austria, Gregory F. Schroeder

(Presentation) Major health care challenges in the Russian far east: Khabarovsk, Laura S. Rodgers

(Presentation) Pre-adolescent reactance as a response to antismoking messages, Erin A. Szabo

(Presentation) Women in Latin America: democracy in the country, at home and in bed, Jessia Hasslen and Flora Calderon-Steck

(Presentation) Back to the future? Urban reconstruction in reunified Berlin, Douglas Brent McBride

(Presentation) Reading between the lines: graphoanalysis and personality assessment, Aaron Raverty OSB

(Presentation) The state we're in (in 1835 at least!), Annette Atkins


(Presentation) Beethoven's Immortal Beloved: Marek's Research, Willem (Wim) Ibes


(Presentation) Beethoven's Immortal Beloved: The Letter of July 6-7, 1812, Willem (Wim) Ibes

Submissions from 2001

(Presentation) Ten years later: Russia and the former Soviet Union a decade after the end of the USSR, Nicholas Hayes

(Presentation) Civil society and national development in Nigeria, Anthony Cunningham

(Presentation) Hypnosis: Myth, Miracle, or Madness?, Aubrey Immelman

(Presentation) "The meaning of crusade, then and now", Theresa M. Vann

(Presentation) Academics in political change: affordable housing in central Minnesota, Daniel K. Finn and Martin Connell

(Presentation) J.F. Powers: divinely inspired gadfly, Nancy Hynes OSB

(Presentation) Greening the campus: toward environmental sustainability in higher education, Environmental Studies Faculty and Students

(Presentation) Ex corde ecclesiae: saving the soul of the Catholic University?, Joseph Farry

(Presentation) Toe the white line, Felicia Washington

(Presentation) Unlikely stories, Elaine Rutherford

(Presentation) Binge drinking: the real story about alcohol use at CSB/SJU part II, Eric Felsch, Jenny Miller, and Janet Anderson

(Presentation) A visual survey of Minnesotan megafauna, William Lamberts


(Presentation) Why Do We Consume So Much?, Juliet B. Schor

Submissions from 2000

(Presentation) Binge drinking: the real story about alcohol use at CSB/SJU, Eric Felsch, Jenny Miller, and Janet Anderson

(Presentation) A reading and discussion with poet Larry Schug, Lawrence "Larry" Schug


(Presentation) Moral Crusader vs. Flyboy: The Political Personalities of Al Gore and George W. Bush, Aubrey Immelman

(Presentation) Holocaust(s)-singular, plural, forgotten, competing?, Gregory Schroeder

(Presentation) The hammer and the nail: reflections on war, genocide and the ethics of intervention in the ex-Yugoslavia, Nicholas Hayes

(Presentation) Pop-up parenting: what a post-modern mother owes to Erma Bombeck, Karen L. Erickson

(Presentation) Factors that affect hospitalization rates for mental illness: analysis of state-level panel data, Jamie Partridge and Lynn Bye

(Presentation) The common ground dialogue method for intervening in widespread social conflicts, Adrian Kaufmann

(Presentation) Exported ethnic conflict: the Kurds in Germany, Vera Ecarrius-Kelly

(Presentation) Vampire gender and genre: is commonality in the genes?, Wendy Sterba

(Presentation) Candle and a mirror: art reflections on violence and identity in the middle east, Cedar Nordbye

Submissions from 1999


(Presentation) Uneconomic Growth: In Theory, in Fact, in History, and in Relation to Globalization, Herman E. Daly

Submissions from 1998


(Presentation) Understanding Asia's Financial Crisis, Barry Eichengreen


(Performance) Beethoven's Immortal Beloved: A first intimation of the text Beethoven really had in mind, Willem (Wim) Ibes

Submissions from 1997


(Presentation) Economics, Faith and Welfare Reform: Can We Improve Government Policy for the Poor?, Rebecca Blank