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  • Joseph Allen Skinner and the Culture of Collecting in the Gilded Age 

    Smith, Sabrina
    I examine the development of the Joseph Allen Skinner Museum through a critical study of Joseph Allen Skinner’s collecting habits and display strategies. I argue that while Skinner follows some Gilded Age collecting trends, ...
  • Jumping behavior and the effects of caudal autotomy on performance in Anolis carolinensis 

    Bonvini, Lauren (2011-02-16)
    Maximal locomotor performance in Anolis lizards has been studied extensively within and across species. Hindlimb length is correlated with jump distances in a number of species of anoles, and differences in the structural ...
  • Justice at Work: Towards an Adaptive Workplace 

    Benowitz, Lillie
    Why is it that some bodies, but not others, are able to comfortably navigate the workplace? What would it mean to imagine a workplace that allowed all bodies to exist and succeed in it fully? In this thesis, I explore how ...
  • The Kamikaze Pilots of World War II and their Image in American Media 

    Konstantopoulos, Gina (2011-02-16)
    In October of 1944, during the late stages of World War II, Admiral Ōnishi Takijiro of the Japanese Navy proposed one final solution to Japan s situation: to organize suicide attack units composed of Zero fighters armed ...
  • A Karst Lake System in the High Arctic: A Case Study at Linnédalen, Svalbard 

    Cohen, Sara (2012-07-03)
    The island of Spitsbergen, which makes up the largest portion of the Svalbard archipelago, is located in the high arctic, between 74° and 81° north. This high latitude Arctic environment provides the means for widespread ...
  • Kendade 08 

    Russell, Scott (2008)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendade 09 

    Russell, Scott (2007)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendade 10 

    Russell, Scott (2006)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendade 20 

    Russell, Scott (2007)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendade 30 

    Russell, Scott (2008)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendade 90 

    Russell, Scott (2008)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendall 09 

    Russell, Scott (2011)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendall 10 

    Russell, Scott (2011)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendall 20 

    Russell, Scott (2011)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kendall with Field House 10 

    Russell, Scott (2011)
    All building footprints were obtained from Facilities Management and are updated annually as necessary.
  • Kenya: Decolonization, Democracy and the Struggle for Uhuru 

    Meyer, Kathryn (2015-07-01)
    The former British colony of Kenya achieved independence in December 1963, but separation from the policies and legacy of the British Empire is an ongoing process. In 2011, a British High Court case brought by detainees ...
  • Ketogenic Diet and Seizure Susceptibility in a Whole-Animal Drosophila melanogaster Model: Effects and Mechanisms 

    Li, Jinglu
    Seizures are abnormal epochs of neuronal hyperexcitability. The lowcarbohydrate, high-fat ketogenic diet (KD) is an effective treatment for epilepsy in juveniles especially for drug-resistant seizures. KD produces ketone ...
  • Khayali Pulao: Dreaming up the Family 

    Swami, Poorna
    Khayali Pulao is a collection of poetry and prose that weaves my family’s oral accounts into a non-linear family history. The title, an Urdu phrase that could be translated as “Imagined Pilaf,” typically used to describe ...
  • The Kindness of Strangers: Genetic Diversity Within Social Insect Colonies 

    Bespalova, Ioulia (2011-05-20)
    It is generally believed that high relatedness between sisters, a characteristic of the hymenopteran method of sex determination, is what allows this insect order to build harmonious social organizations. However, at least ...
  • Knowledge and Death in Animal Care: An Ethnographic Project in a Chicago Animal Shelter 

    Jetmore, Emily
    This thesis traces the development of authoritative knowledge about animal care and euthanasia as developed in the Anti-Cruelty Society, a Chicago animal shelter.