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Fight Fast Fashion: A Social Media Awareness Campaign About Fast Fashion
As the trillion dollar fast fashion industry continues to grow, it is important that consumers are aware of the detriment it has on people and the planet. Fast fashion exploits human rights and the environment because of ...
Community Development and Peace Walls in Northern Ireland
Author(s):Harris, Bailee; Harris, Bailee
Northern Ireland is a divided society with scars left unaddressed by their 1998 peace process. The most visible scars left are the Peace Walls- physical walls reinforced up to three-stories tall, designed to keep Protestant ...
Art Examining the Issues Surrounding African Wildlife Conservation
Author(s):Gruntmeir, Sophie; Gruntmeir, Sophie
As an artist, I challenged myself to create a body of work of importance to myself that I could share with others. As an animal lover, I am deeply troubled by news of various animals demise at the hands of people. Africa ...
Evaluation to the Degree in which Emotional Intelligence Predicts Bystander Behaviors, The
Author(s):Quinn Parmely, Alexandra
Sexual violence is alarmingly high on college campuses (Black et al., 2012). The purpose of the current study is to examine the relationship between emotional intelligence (EI) and bystander behaviors, efficacy, and ...
Mutation in Acetate+ aceK∆ Strain Decreases IDH Activity in Escherichia coli Allowing for Growth on Acetate
Author(s):Menghini, Mark; Menghini, Mark
The glyoxylate bypass via the enzymes isocitrate lyase and malate synthase allows bacteria to grow on acetate by bypassing the CO2 producing steps and, therefore, accumulating carbon skeletons required for biosynthesis. ...
Expansion of Executive War Powers under the Obama and Trump Administrations
Author(s):Hornlein, Leena; Hornlein, Leena
The United States has not officially declared war since World War II, but has been involved in numerous conflicts under authorizations to use military force. The War Powers Resolution of 1973 dictates that the President ...
Wilderness and Collaboration: An Analysis of Collaborative Processes Initiating Wilderness Designation
Author(s):Winnop, Catherine; Winnop, Catherine
Wilderness areas have historically been complex issues, gaining the name of a “wicked problem” since their establishment in 1964. Collaboration has been identified as an efficient process to solving “wicked problems” and ...
Schizophrenia: Current Hypotheses, Treatments, and Future Directions
Author(s):Aadland, Jake; Aadland, Jake
Schizophrenia is a psychological disorder that predominantly manifests in men during their early 20s, a few years later in women, and affects one percent of the world population. The disorder is characterized by the ...
Separately Together: A dance film connecting artists from across the country
Life can change in an instant and great artists know that the best way to move forward is to adapt. The original direction for this project, Antrieb (German, translated as ‘drive’), was a 12-member cast consisting of four ...
A Distributed Fair Random Forest
Author(s):Fantin, James; Fantin, James
Machine learning algorithms are increasingly responsible for making critical decisions which have broad societal impact. Questions are arising about the fairness of the algorithms which make these decisions. While existing ...