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  • Raspberry pi embedded operating system and runtime 

    Perry, James J. (2016-05)
    This thesis explores the creation of a small footprint, high-performance Embedded Operating System (EOS) for the Raspberry Pi (RPi). Using a customization approach, the image is configures to include only required functions ...
  • Reactions to behaviors: the role of education on people’s perceptions of body-focused repetitive behaviors 

    Scarimbolo, Katrina (2018-05)
    Reactions to body-focused repetitive behaviors (BFRBs) (trichotillomania, excoriation disorder, onychophagia, and trichophagia) were measured by evaluating people's reactions on a Likert scale. A total of 221 participants ...
  • Recall disruption produced by noise-vocoded speech: a study of the irrelevant sound effect 

    Dorsi, Josh (2013-11-11)
    The Irrelevant Sound Effect (ISE) is the finding that serial recall performance is impaired under complex auditory backgrounds such as speech as compared to white noise or silence (Colle & Welsh, 1976). Much of the current ...
  • RECUERDOS: MFA Thesis - Metal 

    Wilson, Katherine (2014-05)
    My work revolves around the concept of memory, with a concentration in familial and collective memory. The objects I create have been affected by memory. The understanding of material choices, forms and construction have ...
  • The relationship between achievement goals and the academic success of first-generation college students 

    Perry, Andrew Holmes (2018-06)
    Recent research has established that first-generation college students, or those students without a parent with a four-year college degree, tend to underperform academically compared to continuing-generation college students, ...
  • Resistance in music therapy 

    Williams, Kimberly (2018-05)
    This study explores music therapists’ experiences of resistance in therapy. Resistance has been defined as the direct or indirect oppositional behavior of a client due to possible reluctance to change (Newman, 2012). Though ...
  • "Revolting Behavior" Conference papers: Finding Aid, Press Release 

    Sojourner Truth Library (2013-08-15)
    Local finding aid for papers related to the SUNY NP Women's Studies Program conference titled "Revolting Behavior" held November 1, 1997 on the New Paltz Campus. Materials cataloged include planning minutes, correspondence, ...
  • Rise of the Cyborg: MFA Thesis - Sculpture 

    Solimanto, Rosary (2015-05)
    The historical social injustice of disability identity creates traumatic experiences from institutionalized biomedical infrastructure. Art on this subject has been long overdue to empower the disabled minority group and ...
  • Rules of Disorder: MFA Thesis - Painting and Drawing 

    Nomer, Emily T. (2018-05)
    Rules of Disorder is a composition painted in acrylic paints on 13 wood panels, overall dimension 64" x 92", inspired by line 116 of Hesiod's Theogony: "Truly at first Chaos came to be".
  • 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, ...
  • Second language acquisition in immigrant groups in Germany 

    Cagar, Nicole (2018-05)
    After the fall of the Nazi regime, Germany’s immigration policy drastically changed. The need for guest workers (Gastarbeiter) was high in order to rebuild German infrastructure, with a majority of the guest workers coming ...
  • 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 ...
  • Shift: MFA Thesis - Metal 

    Fiorentino, Mary Beth (2018-05)
    My interest lies in the adaptability and persistence of the living world, particularly in the face of adverse conditions—like a young fern that unfurls through a small crack in the sidewalk. Patiently, the forces of nature ...
  • 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 ...
  • Sounds of strength towards recovery: a program proposal for inpatient psychiatric care 

    Bouissou, Gabrielle (2018-05)
    "Sounds of Strength Towards Recovery would allow for an additional step towards comprehensive psychiatric care. As cited previously, the literature points towards the efficacy of the music therapy modality as part of ...
  • “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 ...