North Central College - Naperville, IL

2005 Honors Theses

Students who completed an honors thesis during the 2004-2005 academic year include:

Rosemary Becker 
The Effects of Nest Microclimate on the Increase of Egg Mass and the Overall Hatchling Size in Chrysemys Picta

Diya Bose
Confronting a "Special Evil": Understanding the Movement Against Sex Trafficking in India

Amisha Chaudhary 
Reforming Conditionality in the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF)

Jamie Claywell
An examination of the relationship between Christian Orthodoxy and acceptance of rape myths, as mediated by belief in a just world and a traditional view of women's roles.

Blake Coffin 
"Rich Dad, Poor Dad": Fact vs. Fiction

Stephanie Fameree
Is the Mozart Effect Worth All of the Hype? 

Melinda Hammond
Relations Between Family and Eating Disorders

Natalie Ivnik
Seeing Ophelia

Kelan Klug
Business in Korea: The Role of American Cultural Identity

Thomas Lentz 
The Confidence Factor: How Confidence Affects Control and Management in an Organization

Jessica Madon                                                                           
Post Modern Indian Narratives: Reimaging History      

Hemlata Mistry
The Relationship Between North and South Korea: The Status of Diplomacy and Relations Between Both Countries Since the Sunshine Policy

Michael O'Brien
Mediation and the Unauthorized Practice of Law

Fallon Opperman 
Holy War, or More? An Assessment of the Israel-Palestine Conflict Over Access to Holy Sites.

Meghen Pitts
The Supreme Court and Affirmative Action at American Universities: An In-Depth Analysis of Grutter v. Bollinger and Gratz v. Bollinger

Michelle Plemich 
Sexual Transgression and Attractiveness

Zachary Pratt
Determination of stability of the Msi 1 protein

Julia Prokofieva
Russian Businesswomen

Marie-Therese Riedel
The Understanding of Democracy From an Intellectual's Point of View:  Students at Beijing Foreign Studies University Define Democracy and its Role in China Today

Erin Ufheil 
Positive Attributes of Orphanages: How Dependent Children in Costa Rica Thrive