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Model Theses 2014/2015

MODEL THESES

Carson Ashbaugh, Plan II Honors & Business Honors; Contextualizing the Twenty-First Centry Oil Boom in the Lone Star State

Kian Azimpoor, Plan II Honors; Racial and Ethnic Minority Healthcare Disparities in the U.S. Healthcare System: An Ethical and Pragmatic Analysis

Michael Baumgartner, Plan II Honors & Biology; Blind Men and a Neuron: Problems and Perspectives in Neuroscience Research

William Butcher, Plan II Honors & Business Administration; Microfinance Control Fraud in Latin America and Elsewhere

Dalton Dinderman, Plan II Honors & Mechanical Engineering; Perspectives on 3D Printing: A Close Examination of Legal, Ethical, and Social Activity

Katherine Floyd, Plan II Honors & Latin American Studies; Nuancing a Narrative: An In-depth Look at Preclassic Olmec-Style Crouching Figures

Sharon Hoefer, Plan II Honors & Social Work; Worth the Wait? The Consequence of Abstinence-Only Sex Education for Texas Students

Janie Holstine, Plan II Honors & Finance; Oil, Gas, and Water: Strategies to Conserve Water in Texas' Drilling Industry

Nicole Kruijs, Plan II Honors & Public Health; Financing Health Care for Terminally Ill Patients: A Study of Issues with Health Insurance in the U.S. and Lessons from Other Countries

Emily Mixon, Plan II Honors & Environmental Science; A Modis Based Examination of Annual Burned Area and Photosynthetic Response to Seasonal Fire in Southern Africa's Dry Sub Humid Ecosystem

Ogechi Onyeka, Plan II Honors & Psychology; The Mask of Tradition: An Examination of the Stigmatization of Mental Illness in Southeastern Nigeria

Shyam Popat, Plan II Honors; Mental Illness, Football Culture, and the League of Denial: The Current and Future State of American Football

Sadia Quddus, Plan II Honors & Architectural Studies; The Architecture of Power: An Analysis of Gender, Space, Imperialism, and Power in the London Central Mosque and Grande Mosque de Paris

Blair Robbins, Plan II Honors; Volunteer Tourism: Giving Back in the Global Era

Rachel Solomon, Plan II Honors & Marketing; Austin, TX: The Heart of Music, Technology, and… Fashion? A Comparative Analysis with the New York City and Los Angeles Fashion Industries

 

UNIVERSITY CO-OP GEORGE H. MITCHELL STUDENT AWARDS FOR ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE

Ciaran Dean-Jones, Plan II Honors, History & Classics; Woe Unto the World Because of Offences: The Wartime Theology of Abraham Lincoln - $3,000 prize

Thales Smith, Plan II Honors & Music Performance; From the Bones of Wolves: Guitar Music from the Southwest United States - $3,000 prize

LOIS BAIRD TRICE PRIZE FOR CREATIVE SCHOLARSHIP IN A THESIS

Edgar Walters, Plan II Honors; Dry Spell: Will Wichita Falls, Texas, Survive Its Worst Drought in History?

ALBERT PRIZE FOR MEDICAL SCIENCE

 Randall Olmsted, Plan II Honors; Unban the Blood: Gay Men, Blood Donation, and an Outdated Public Health Response to HIV/AIDS

SCHUSTERMAN CENTER HONORS THESIS AWARD - Henry Weiss Award for Achievement in Jewish Studies

Tori Maidenberg, Plan II Honors & Middle Eastern Studies; An Antidote to Death: The Landscape of Israeli Holocaust Memorial Culture through the Prism of Art & Architecture

COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS DEAN’S DISTINGUISHED GRADUATES

Ciaran Dean-Jones, Plan II Honors, History & Classics

Sai Gourisankar, Plan II Honors & Chemical Engineering Honors

Mark Jbeily, Plan II Honors

 

Honorable Mention

Marlee Burns, Plan II Honors. International Relations & Middle Eastern Studies

Katherine Floyd, Plan II Honors & Latin American Studies

                                                     

PLAN II HONORS DISTINGUISHED GRADUATES

Dudley Baker, Plan II Honors

Chantelle Barretto, Plan II Honors & International Relations

Kenneth Bolster, Plan II Honors & Chemistry

Marigold Hudock, Plan II Honors & English Honors

Benjamin Johnson, Plan II Honors & Economics

Nicole Kruijs, Plan II Honors & Public Health

Emily Mixon, Plan II Honors & Environmental Science

Logan Nickell, Plan II Honors & Physics

Sara Saastamoinen, Plan II Honors & Management

Edgar Walters, Plan II Honors

PLAN II HONORS VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

Alexander Fischer, Plan II Honors, Philosophy & Rhetoric and Writing


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