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  • Seams: The wall, The body, The land, MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

    Ozeri, Michal (2017-05)
    The world is full of seams. Seams that split and bind our society, open and stitch up gaps between us. Borders that are transient and enduring, able to be minimized and expanded, mobile and static. They can be ripped, ...
  • Self / Conscious : MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

    Guile, Lindsey (2014-05)
    My art work explores the intimate contact of physical interaction, especially with one's self. Beyond the sexual nature of touch, the focus is on discovery, acknowledgment, embodiment and eventually ownership. This series ...
  • Self-Promotion and Gender in the Work Place 

    Waterous, Kathleen (2010-03-18)
    Gender role attitudes are blamed for problems women have self-promoting in the workplace. This study examines the differences in the perceptions between men and women on self-promotion. It was expected that men would find ...
  • Simulation of the Manufacturing Process of Foamed Cement 

    Chipkin, Julian (2017-05-10)
    Foamed cement has been used widely by the petroleum industry as a high-stress resistant, low-density material to withstand extreme downhole environments inherent to offshore wellbores. A lack of understanding regarding how ...
  • Singing For the Mute: MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

    Rony, Chantie (2016-05)
    The Silent Song, the body of works in my thesis exhibition, intends to praises the lyric quality of nature and also implies a duality – the melancholy and ephemerality hidden behind the seeming serenity or vitality of the ...
  • Sound Out: MFA Thesis - Metal 

    Kim, Hongyoun (2016-05)
    Recently I am obsessed with curiosity of sound. The mysterious and space-shifting nature of sound leads me into the new area of research in which I explore the making of sound through interactions with jewelry and between ...
  • “The Source of Our Power”: female heroes and restorative collaboration in contemporary television 

    Pepe, Sarah (2017-05)
    Back in the 1940's Wonder Woman stood alone as a symbol of female strength, but now, in the 21st century, our female heroes reflect the reality that women need each other's love and support--as well as that of men--in order ...
  • Souvenir: Capturing the Essence and Experience of Place: MFA Thesis - Metal 

    O'Neill, Michael Owen (2014-05)
    I am an artist, jeweler, and mapmaker of sorts. I craft three-dimensional, representations of particular locations using signs and symbols of my own design. I develop these abstract symbols from the information I gather ...
  • Spatial-kinetic Chrono-linear: MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

    Cordray, Gary (2016-05)
    Insight on how our own experience is subject to a myriad of instinctual cognitive underpinnings.When considering how we relate to animals, we are a step closer to the sanity of realizing our connection to nature as a process ...
  • Spritiuality as a coping mechanism for African-American college students facing bereavement 

    Lewis, Nigel (2007-01-18)
    Research indicates that many African Americans rely on spirituality more than psychotherapy to deal with traumatic life experiences such as bereavement. This review explores the psychotherapeutic benefits of spirituality ...
  • Stamp of Nature : MFA Thesis - Ceramics 

    Mourton, Sara (2014-05-28)
    The intent of this body of work began as a way to explore processes of making and to incorporate them with equal reverence and sensitivity to material into the making of functionally situated ceramic objects that play on ...
  • Statistical verification techniques for stochastic dynamic systems 

    Massoud, Mohammad (2015-12)
    Electronic chip design, aircraft stability, finance, economy and even our social life can be affected by random events. Noise is a random process that occurs due to unwanted signal interactions in electronic circuits and ...
  • Storie Tristi: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

    Dragone, Briana (2017-05)
    What does it truly mean to live? The contact and relationship we have with death is often hushed and ignored; the finality of human existence is explored in these stories I have collected from strangers. Their relationship ...
  • Sustainability Analysis of Renewable Energy Technologies on the Island of Batanta, Papua, Indonesia 

    Gangewere, Megan (2017-05)
    In this study, sustainable renewable energy technology was investigated for a remote island of Batanta (0.8647° S, 130.6494° E) near Papua island in the eastern part of Indonesia. The 453-km2 island is occupied by several ...
  • Sweat Equity: MFA Thesis - Painting & Drawing 

    Little, Christian (2015-05)
    My work examines a voyeur culture preoccupied with sex, drama and the lives of others. It is not my intention to offer a representation of “reality”, but a simulation of an imagined actuality. The nature of this contradiction ...
  • Symbioses, Recollect: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

    Christie, Kimberly (2017-05)
    ‘Symbioses: Recollect’ focuses on themes of memory and relationship. Symbolic ceramic sculptures join dreamy relief prints in simplifying the complexities of these ideas. The word ‘symbiosis’ translates to ‘living together’. ...
  • That Which Is There: MFA Thesis - Drawing and Painting 

    Privitera, Olivia (2016-05)
    Light exposes the contradiction between materiality and invisibility. I explore the impression of nuanced spaces and notions of illusion to suspend optical perceptions of spatial temporality. Using light to alter visual ...
  • Things Left: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

    Hunter, Julianne (2017-05)
    The spaces we occupy and the objects we value vary in degrees of importance at different times. The idea of “home” often encompasses a certain feeling of ambiguity and temporality that is always in flux. For some, home ...
  • Transformations into the Botanical Conversation: MFA Thesis - Printmaking 

    Carlone, Tony (2015-12)
    As a hand papermaker and printmaker, I see my work as a hybrid between the two processes. I am interested in creating local-plant based art by using the natural environment as a source of inspiration, raw material, and the ...