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    • School of Communication Student Channels Study: How Do College Students Communicate? 

      Martin, Kristen Leigh (2015-04-26)
      College students use different channels of communication to stay in contact with friends and family as well as coworkers and classmates. The channels of communication vary between intimate, such as text messaging, and ...
    • SCI-INDUCED MORPHINE TOLERANCE IS ASSOCIATED WITH DOPAMINE PATHWAY EXPRESSION 

      Patton, Ryan Allen Wilhelm (East Carolina University, 2020-05-04)
      Opioids are commonly prescribed to relieve neuropathic pain after a spinal cord injury (SCI),4 but often fail to be effective due to an injury-induced state that mimics opioid tolerance.22 Previous studies have shown that ...
    • Scleroderma Defiance: A Practical, Educational and Free Guide for Self-Management of Scleroderma 

      Flanagan, Magen (East Carolina University, 2018-05-03)
      Scleroderma is a rare and incurable autoimmune disease characterized by overproduction of collagen, which often leads to organ damage and sclerotic tissue. This health condition affects multiple organ systems and tissues, ...
    • SECONDARY ANALYSIS OF THE EFFECTS OF MOBILITY ON BARIATRIC PATIENTS HAVING WEIGHT LOSS SURGERY 

      Williams, Danielle (East Carolina University, 2018-05-03)
      Mobility typically becomes an issue in the elderly, people with injuries and severely obese individuals. Severely obese, bariatric patients were the focus of a study conducted by Roberson, Neil, Pories, & Rose (2016). A ...
    • Semantic Knowledge Use in Different Discourse Types 

      Abashian, Caroline R (East Carolina University, 2016-04-28)
      Semantic knowledge is an individual’s internal representations of a given object. In turn, semantic memory relates to the general knowledge and memory systems an individual uses for understanding concepts. Concepts are ...
    • Senior Show Poster 

      Beebe, Paige (2015-04-10)
      As an art major, we are required to finalize our senior year with a public showing of our work. More specifically, as a graphic design concentration, we as a graduating senior class compose a show together as a group. This ...
    • Senior Voice Recital and Lecture 

      Bryan, Maggie Alena Mullis (East Carolina University, 2016-05-03)
      As a musician, I conduct a unique form of research. I discipline myself to produce an aesthetically pleasing art-form that was intended to be shared with others through creative interpretation. It is my job to synthesize ...
    • SEQUENCING AND COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS OF THE MITOCHONDRIAL CYTOCHROME B GENE IN THE MARION UPLANDS FLORIDA SAND SKINK (PLESTIODON REYNOLDSI) 

      Locklear, Taylor R. (East Carolina University, 2016-04-28)
      The Florida sand skink (Plestiodon reynoldsi)—a small (~10 cm) lizard endemic to the peninsula—is a ‘sand-swimming’ specialist restricted to Florida scrub habitat on the state’s central highland ridges. Florida scrub has ...
    • Sickly Sweet: The Development of a Standardized Method for Testing Lactose and Fructose Intolerance and Malabsorption 

      Lawless, Taylor M. (2013)
      Lactose intolerance has been a known cause of gastrointestinal distress for many years. Recently, it has come to attention that fructose intolerance elicits many of the same symptoms as lactose intolerance. The consumption ...
    • Signature Honors Project - Healthy Pals 

      Johnson, Sydney Ping (East Carolina University, 2021-04-23)
      Healthy Pals was a research-based project that focused on implementing an educational intervention to elementary-aged students in Pitt County. Our research focused on teaching 3rd-5th grade students about nutrition through ...
    • Signature Honors Project- Building Buddies- Erin Blevins 

      Blevins, Erin Morgann (East Carolina University, 2021-04-23)
      This explores all of the different aspects that were learned while creating this project. We discuss the honors classes individually and the process that was taken to complete this project. We discuss the pivots that we ...
    • Signature Honors Project: Kids Run the World 

      Creech, Emma K (East Carolina University, 2021-04-23)
      The Boys & Girls Club services children ages 6 to 18 with programs and activities that emphasize development strategies (BGCA, n.d.). It provides role models, a safe environment, and constructive activities that focus on ...
    • Signature Honors Thesis - Healthy Pals 

      Agner, Morgan Le (East Carolina University, 2021-04-23)
      In an initiative to improve the health of children in Pitt County, an 8-week nutritional curriculum was administered to elementary aged children at Grady White Boats Boys and Girls Club. With the first and last week being ...
    • Silver Linings: Connecting During COVID 

      Forsberg, Malin Birgitta Marie (East Carolina University, 2021-04-23)
      For our senior shows, the graphic design class of 2020 was assigned the overall theme of data visualization. From this starting point, we branched out and chose topics of interest within the theme. Based on our topics of ...
    • Simulation of Patient Caregiver Counseling in Speech Language Pathology 

      Harper, Leigh Renae (East Carolina University, 2019-05-03)
      The creative endeavor I am undertaking as part of my Signature Honors Research Project is concerned with creating a useful and sustainable simulation experience for students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders ...
    • Sleep and Myocardial Infarction Reoccurrence 

      Flynn, Adam (East Carolina University, 2017-05-05)
      Roughly every 42 seconds an American experiences a myocardial infarction (MI). More importantly, over a third will have another MI within 6 years. Approximately 34% of deaths from heart disease could have been delayed or ...
    • SMAD3 OVEREXPRESSION ENHANCES VASCULAR SMOOTH MUSCLE CELL ATTACHMENT 

      Patel, Shivam P (East Carolina University, 2016-04-28)
      Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death and illness in the United States and worldwide. Smooth muscle cell (SMC) migration and secretion of extracellular matrix materials are key components of adverse ...
    • Small Firm Marketing Strategies Targeting East Carolina University Students 

      Keeter, Camryn (East Carolina University, 2016-04-29)
      The traditional view of marketing in the legal sector has historically been described as an inappropriate, unprofessional, and overall disliked practice (Hodges, 2013.) Law firms initially used Yellow Pages as an advertising ...
    • Smoking Habits of In-family Caregivers of Children with Special Healthcare Needs: A Case Study 

      Miller, Makenze (East Carolina University, 2017-06-09)
      The purpose of this study was to understand the smoking habits of caregivers of children with special healthcare needs (CSHCN) in an inner-city, low-income population. CSHCN have a chronic physical, developmental, behavioral, ...
    • Social Enterprises: The Intersection of Business and Humanity 

      Amin, Mona (East Carolina University, 2017-05-03)
      Consumers today are becoming more conscience of the businesses they support. Whether it is buying groceries, clothing, or furniture, consumers are now turning to the environmentally friendly and socially responsible ...