North Central College - Naperville, IL

2008 Honors Theses

Congratulations to the following College Scholars who have completed their Honors Theses for the 2007-2008 academic year.

Amanda Bert Frida Kahlo: Locating Gender and “The Self” in Self-Portraits
Directed by: Prof. S Eaton 2nd Reader: Prof P Martinez-Cruz

Megan Boan Rowe as Attorney General of the State of Maine v. New Hampshire Motor Transport Association
Directed by: Prof T Cavenagh 2nd Reader: Prof S Caliendo

Mary Boscarino Expressing Experience: Kitsch in Milan Kundera’s The Unbearable Lightness of Being and Imre Kerte’sz’s Liquidation
Directed by: Prof F Navakas 2nd Reader: Prof G Wolf

Sarah Brady Rethinking Political Influence in Scientific Controversies
Directed by: Prof R Paine 2nd Reader: Prof P Brandt

Timothy Brodeur Works as I Have Changed
Directed by: Prof B Skurkis 2nd Reader: Prof G Wolf

Kimberly Brook A Better Way to Give?: A Comparative Analysis of “The White Mans Burden” by William Easterly and “The End of Poverty” by Jeffery Sachs
Directed by: Prof D Anstine 2nd Reader: Prof W Barnett

Stephanie Brown Microfinance and its Practical Applications
Directed by: Prof T Cavenagh 2nd Reader: Prof G Ernst

Jessica Cohen Feminine Interpretation of Turkish Childhood Tales
Directed by: Prof H Coon 2nd Reader: Prof M Berkland

Jason Coons The Legal Complexities of Offshore Outsourcing
Directed by: Prof R Moussetis 2nd Reader: Prof A Whitaker

Ashley Crettol Outcome Effect on Responsibility Assignment
Directed by: Prof K Kelley 2nd Reader: Prof T Cavanagh

Colleen Cagen One Nation Under God: The Development of Separation of Church and State
Directed by: Prof A Keating 2nd Reader: Prof T Morris

Chrystyne Glivar Fallout: Representations of the Bombing of Germany in Film and Literature
Directed by: Prof G Wolf 2nd Reader: Prof  B. Sciacchitano

Amy Griggs An Examination of the Emergence of Honors Programs and What Works Today: A best Practices Analysis
Directed by: Prof D Fisher 2nd Reader: VP L Hamen

Faith Harrington-Tabor Women in Antiquity: Greek Plays & Playwrights
Directed by: Prof D Fisher 2nd Reader: Prof S Killings 

Jason Karpus Globalization and Communication through Film: A Cross Cultural Comparison of Turkey and the United States
Directed by: Prof M Berkland 2nd Reader: Prof J Visick

Brian Lesiewicz Evolutionary Psychological Principles and the Law
Directed by: Prof K Kelley 2nd Reader: Prof T Cavenagh

Katy Luxion Senior Year and Gratuate School Prep
Directed by: Prof S Eaton 2nd Reader: Prof S Renk

Shanna Obluck The Future of China
Directed by: Prof R Moussetis 2nd Reader: Prof A Liu

Rebecca Veldman Predictable Books in the Classroom
Directed by: Prof M J Lynch 2nd Reader: Prof M Kincaid

Samia Zayed Maintaining Mediator Neutrality: An Assessment of the Standards Set Forth by the “Model Standards for Conduct of Mediators”
Directed by: Prof T Cavenagh 2nd Reader: Prof F Navakas