Undergraduate Theses—Unrestricted is a collection of papers by Washington University undergraduates that students wish to make widely accessible on the World Wide Web.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2015

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Black Culture: A Societal Problem, Quamesha Brown, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Ghosts in the Garden: Cultural Critique through the Lens of the Absurd, Andrew T. Catanese, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Investigating the Role of Wolbachia Endosymbionts in the Expansion of the F Element in Drosophila ananassae, Elizabeth J. Chen, Biology, Bachelor of Arts

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Process as Practice : Expressions of the Numinous, Morgan Dowty, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Word Muscles, Jimena O. Gracia, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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The C-terminal Linker of FtsZ Acts as an Intrinsically Disordered Peptide during Cell Division in Bacillus subtilis, Steven Grigsby, Biology, Bachelor of Arts

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Landmarks for Sleepwalkers, Isaac S. Howell, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Imagining New Possibilities Through Social Practice, Sarah O. Hull, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

The Role of Gpr126 in Myelin Maintenance and Regeneration in the Peripheral Nervous System, Jessica A. Joseph, Biology, Bachelor of Arts

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Pharmacology of Organic Cation Transporters: Focus on Structure-Function Relationships in OCT3 (SLC22A3), Dan C. Li, Biology, Bachelor of Arts

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In-Betweeness On Stage, Qiyuan Liu, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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The Girl Who Didn’t Know She Wasn’t Singing, REBECCA M. LOTHAN, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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1. What is the relationship of the finite subject to the infinite ground? 2. How do we use where we segregate the subject from the ground to construct reality? 3. In what ways can we destabilize this constructed reality to highlight its inherent instability?, Calvin M. Miceli-Nelson, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Ritual Embodiment: The Body Remembers Through Ritual, Ayesha Mohyuddin, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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The Final Frontier: Navigating from Material to Virtual, Alexandra Neuman, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Unguided Tour, Catalina Ouyang, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Pressing: Where the Objective Meets the Subjective, Mariana Parisca, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Arts

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Contemporary Family Portrait: The Hidden Uncomfortable Truth of Family Dynamics, Ji Won Park, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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The Representation of Non-Traditional Bodies, Elizabeth J. Perkins, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Untitled (Too real is this feeling of make-believe), Tucker Pierce, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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The Disinheritance of Power, Jared Stein, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Into the Fold: Deleuze, Desire, and Art, Madeline Wells, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

Theses/Dissertations from 2014

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MAKING IT HARDER THAN IT HAS TO BE or THIS IS THE SCULPTURE or *SIGH, Todd Barry, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Experiments in Remix and Worldmaking, jesse firestone, Art (Photography), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Countering the Voyage of the Present: Histories Speak Fragmented in 25 Frames Per Second, Vanessa Kelly Gravenor, Art (Photography), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Creatures of Habit, Joyce Hankins, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Implicit Prejudice and its Implications for how Communities should Respond to Racial Injustices, Harry Kainen, Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology, Bachelor of Arts

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Simus inter Exempla: Exempla and Innovation in Valerius Maximus, Seneca and Juvenal, Grace Kroner, Classics

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Observance: A Record of Experiments, Olivia L. Mosley, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Paiting, Lucas Page, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Something Gained: Translation as Process, Amanda V. Rothschild, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Wouldn't It Be Funny If, Taryn Sirias, Art (Painting), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Ergonomically Designing Art Objects, Ambika Subramaniam, Art (Sculpture), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Survey of ‘Low-Z’ Particles from the Interplanetary Dust Collection in Search of IDPs, Harison Wiesman, Physics

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The Stardust Interstellar Dust Collector Crater Origins and Hypervelocity Cratering at Oblique Angles in Aluminum Foil, Harison Wiesman, Physics

Theses/Dissertations from 2013

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Determination of Average Loss Lifetimes for Near‐Earth Electrons in Solar Storms, John Blears, Physics

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From the Museum to the Parking Lot: A Scrutiny of the Everyday, Julie D. Cronan, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Parenting Preschoolers with Disruptive Behavior Disorders: Does Child Gender Matter?, Antonya M. Gonzalez, Psychology

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Risking It: An Examination of Risk Perception Amongst Obstetricians and Certified Professional Midwives in Missouri, Allison R. Horan, Anthropology

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Humanitarianism and the Anthropology of Hunger, Kate Klein, Anthropology

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Active, Disorienting, and Transitional: The Aesthetic of Boredom(s) in the Multimedia Works of Nam June Paik (1932-2006), Eugene Kwon, Interdisciplinary Project in the Humanities

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Aliquot Cycles for Elliptic Curves with Complex Multiplication, Thomas Morrell, Mathematics

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Evolutions in Class Visibility, Morality, and Representation in Chilean Teleseries: From Military Regime to Current Moment, Sadie Smeck, International and Area Studies, Bachelor of Arts

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Always Be A Wilderness: to cross over and rise, Katharine E. Walker, Art (Printmaking), Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Superfluidity in Neutron Stars, Samuel J. Witte, Physics

Theses/Dissertations from 2012

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From Seed to Mighty Tree: Susan Blow and the Development of the American Kindergarten Movement, Madelyn Silber, History, Bachelor of Arts

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High Risk: Michigan's Coastline in Danger, Adira Jenna Weixlmann, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

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Delicious-ology: The Science of Delicious Food, Sasha Yan, Communication Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

Theses/Dissertations from 2011

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“God and Posterity Will Show Me Favor”: A Search for the Historical Lady Jane Dudley in Light of Her Later Portrayals, Rachel Wisdom, Bachelor of Arts