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    • Global Cybercrime Risk Rankings 

      Buttars, Alan (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2012)
      During the past two decades, the use of computers and the World Wide Web has risen from obscurity to a vital and integral part of everyday life. But although the web revolutionized global communication, the stock market, ...
    • Global Electrical Sustainability 

      Budney, Sarah; Shepherd, Alex (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      This project assessed the electrically sustainability of various countries using fuzzy logic mathematical techniques. To calculate these overall energy efficiency scores, expert opinion was obtained on various factors ...
    • Hegemony within Higher Education: The Creation of an "Ideal" Student 

      Guziec, Amy (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2015)
      This paper is an examination of how higher administration at Jesuit schools use hegemony to create an ideological definition of the ‘ideal’ student. I use rhetorical criticism as a means of explaining how students are ...
    • A Hermeneutical Call for Change: Asante & Lukan Women Crossing Boundaries 

      Dinklage, Abby (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2012)
      Wandering under scorching sun for days, the people of the Asante tribe were dehydrated and near death. Without water and shelter, they were running out of time. The nomads came from Southern Africa. According to their ...
    • The Human Development Index Calculated with Fuzzy Weights. 

      Wade, Mary (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      To assess a country's well--?being, economists have established a measure of social and economic development, the Human Development Index (HDI). This measure uses three variables -- health, education, and life expectancy ...
    • Identity Management: Twitter's Policy on Synthetic and Manipulated Media 

      Palattao, Kenneth A.D. Jr. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Opening Paragraph|With the introduction of the internet to the public in the mid-1990's, society gained access to humanity's immense library of knowledge and information from the comfort and safety of home. Alongside the ...
    • Impact of Mental and Physical Illness in the Hiring Process 

      Smith, Abby; Ampulski, Jenna; Farooqi, Nashib; Jacober, Sarah (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      Opening Paragraph|One of the most common experiences of adulthood is that of work. Arguably, the most challenging part of work is the hiring process, even for adults without a mental illness. However, for individuals with ...
    • The Impact of Social Media on Social Movements. 

      Lopes. Amandha R. (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      Scholars have long considered under what conditions social movements are most likely to emerge. Research on social movements has changed enormously overtime. For more than one hundred years, most scholars feared political ...
    • Impacts of Modern-Day Medical Education on Trust in the Patient-Physician Relationship 

      Mirzaie, Mina (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2019)
      Opening Paragraph|The importance of the patient-physician relationship has implications not only in healthcare practice, but also in medical education, where the resulting impacts of what occurs inside academic medical ...
    • Indicators of Deterrence Success. 

      Hansen, Matthew (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      My paper seeks to determine the factors explaining the likelihood of successful deterrence. I form a set of hypothesis based on four game-theoretical models that incorporate factors of resolve and soft power. Based on these ...
    • Interdisciplinary Leadership Observed: A Group Care Home Dyad 

      Heitzig, Ellie (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Opening Paragraph|Inequities in health outcomes are being experienced by billions of people worldwide as we face the global pandemic caused by the novel corona virus. This global pandemic highlights the increasingly ...
    • Jellyfish and Isolation: A Connection to Covid-19 

      Warrick, Mikayla (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Opening Paragraph|I painted this Atlantic Sea Nettle, native to the East Coast, a few months ago as part of a series of jellyfish paintings. At the time, it was an experiment in colors, a challenge to balance the vibrant ...
    • La conexión íntima entre "la carta de Rodolfo Walsh" y 1984 

      Daley, Sophia (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Opening Paragraph|Frecuentemente, los mundos distópicos creados por las imaginaciones de los escritores universales no reciben crédito por la realidad que retratan. De hecho, estas obras literarias son recursos importantes ...
    • La restauración del equilibrio: Cómo quiroga revela los fracasos jesuitas por la muerte a manos de la naturaleza 

      Nienow, Bretta (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Opening Paragraph|Los hombres tienen una historia muy larga de manipular la naturaleza para beneficiarse, controlar, y gobernar, lo que a menudo perjudica el bienestar general de la gente vulnerable. Podemos ver este patrón ...
    • Language and Religion: The Unspoken Analogy 

      Rios, Mike (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2012)
      A Christian, a Hindu, and a Jew walk into a bar. The three individuals discuss their day, their relationships, and their jobs, but never their religion. They work, talk, and play in a world where productive interreligious ...
    • Los regímenes y la retórica de resistencia: Como Juan Bosch y Stefan Zweig se resisten a las dictaduras de Adolf Hitler y Rafael Trujillo 

      Riley, Emily (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2020)
      Opening Paragraph|En medio de la agitación política durante el siglo XX, las políticas complejas surgieron. Estas políticas complicadas dieron lugar a la inestabilidad y el conflicto internacional como la Primera Guerra ...
    • Making Sense of Nuclear Deterrence in the Post-Cold War Era: A Formal Approach 

      Goodman, Carly; Hermanson, Karly; Marascuilo, Anne (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)
      The dramatic shift in the global security environment that followed the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War has been attended by an explosion of terms in the vocabulary of nuclear deterrence. During ...
    • Mathematical Immortality: Pythagoras' Philosophy of Mathematics and its Persistence through Ancient and Modern Times 

      Moore, Jake (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2011)
      Immortality may be a silly word, but probably a mathematician has the best chance of whatever it may mean (Hardy 81). G.H. Hardy is one of the great mathematical minds of the 20th century, and he delivered this line in his ...
    • Measuring Women's Internal Political Efficacy Across Nation-States 

      Rossiter, Erin (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2014)
      The level of women's internal political efficacy varies across nation-states. Experts were consulted on the amount to which five main factors contribute to a nation-states level of internal political efficacy among women. ...
    • A Model for Educational Success 

      Moynihan, Becca; Kate Pitz (Creighton University. Omaha, Nebraska, 2012)
      The goal of our project is to create a mathematical model for educational success and identify the factors most vulnerable to and affected by poverty. Our model is based on factors in a student's home, school, and ...