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    • School Vegetable Gardens & Vegetable Consumption in Elementary Students 

      Dixon, Ellery; Lasselle, Shelby; Johnson, Kim (2018-04-20)
      The purpose of this Evidence Based Practice Brief is to explore if a relationship exists between the presence of a school vegetable garden and the total amount of vegetables consumed by the students. Current literature ...
    • Meta-Analysis: Examining the use of interventions in changing children’s attitudes about their peers with intellectual disabilities 

      Reid, Jane (2018-04-20)
      The Education for All Handicapped Children Act, enacted in 1975, entitled all children with disabilities equal access to public education. As more children with disabilities were integrated into classrooms, new challenges ...
    • Metalation of Cyclic NNN-Pyrrole Pincer Ligands 

      Jacobson, Ian (2018-04-20)
      Tridentate nitrogen pincer ligands can play an important role in coordination chemistry with transition metals as they are thermally stable and can be used to synthesize useful transition metal catalysts. These have many ...
    • Giving Birth Naturally versus Giving Birth with an Epidural 

      Carter, Meghan; Combine, Emma (2018-04-20)
      Whether to give birth naturally or to do so with the help of an epidural is a commonly asked question among women in the United States. Giving birth naturally is defined as “a woman choosing to embrace the labor process ...
    • The Utopian Family 

      Telck, Amy (2018-04-20)
      Thinkers such Thomas More and Jonathan Swift expressed their disenchantments with human society through the creation of fictional utopias. To the characters of More and Swift’s fictional travel narratives, the utopian ...
    • Who Gets the Gold? 

      Dropping, Peri; Vietz, Lauren; Williams, Ali (2018-04-20)
      During our presentation we are going to focus on the gender differences between male and female athletes during both the summer and winter Olympics. Specifically, we will discuss the variance between the air time on ...
    • Health-related quality of life in cancer patients: A systematic review to measure the reported health-related quality of life in cancer patients ages sixty-five and older who use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) verses chemotherapy 

      Kraut, Nicole; Porch, Hannah; Visscher, Madi (2018-04-20)
      According to the Centers for Disease and Control, in 2014 alone, 1,596,486 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in the United States. In that same year, over half a million Americans died of cancer, deeming the disease the ...
    • Human-Predator Conflict in North America and South/Central America 

      Hopkins, Rachel (2018-04-20)
      Many large carnivores across the world are experiencing steep declines in population size due mainly to conflict with humans. Large carnivores are important for their role in the trophic cascade, and regulate the rest of ...
    • Gold Medal for Green Energy 

      Cox, Terry; Boone, Nathan (2018-04-20)
      In the 1960s, technological advancements and social awareness increased the demand for production and consumption of energy to be clean and renewable. In order to take advantage of varying resources, governments will form ...
    • Love in the Greek and Roman Context 

      Taft, Kelly (2018-04-20)
      Dante’s Divine Comedy and Plato’s Symposium explore the connections between love and the divine. While the authors lived in different countries, time periods, and cultures, Dante and Socrates agree that love elevates humans ...
    • Retrosynthesis of Furan-Containing Pharmaceutical Precursors 

      Malek, Marc (2018-04-20)
      Herein we report on the retrosynthetic production of 3-iodo-2-(2-methoxyphenyl)-benzofuran in 4 synthetic steps. Benzofuran compounds are found in anti-anxiolytic medications, such as vilazodone, which interact with the ...
    • Dirty Laundry: Catholics and Protestants in Montana circa 1914 

      Taft, Kelly (2018-04-20)
      Catholics and Protestants have been at odds with each other since 1517. In Montana, the debate manifested in the Mabel Rail affair at the House of the Good Shepherd, a home for “fallen women” in 1914. Mabel Rail was sent ...
    • The Soft Power of Deference: Analysis of a Key Pillar of Moral Authority 

      Kendall, Luke (2018-04-20)
      When faced with the issue of leadership, we are tasked with finding when it is appropriate to follow. In following, we are deferring our own authority in favor of another’s. The sliding scale of authority teeters between ...
    • Science and the Nature of Human Progress 

      Volyn, Sawyer (2018-04-20)
      Hannah Arendt and Jean-Jacques Rousseau, though separated by more than two centuries, were nonetheless immersed in periods of remarkable societal change. Both epochs were driven in many ways by science, which brought ...
    • Blake Williams Photography 

      Williams, Blake (2018-04-20)
      I started my business a couple years ago out of a growing passion of photography and videography. I have done a variety of jobs already and continue to photograph and film in my personal life. Through research and producing ...
    • Electrochemically-Induced Dimerization of 2-methylthiophene 

      Meredith, Haley (2018-04-20)
      Currently, the reagents in most solar panel chemical reactions are materials like water that are readily available on earth’s surface. But what if less obvious, but potentially more efficient reagents, existed? The objective ...
    • Using Public Health Coursework to Encourage Teenagers to Avoid Tobacco in Helena, Montana 

      Seal, Roma; Farkas, Gretchen; Frederickson, Abigail; Johnson, Brittney; Robinson, Mikaela (2018-04-20)
      The CDC reports that tobacco addiction starts early with first use of a tobacco product occurring during a child’s teen years. This addiction leads to increased risk of lung cancer, stroke, COPD, and cardiovascular diseases. ...
    • Confidence and Trust in a Polarized America 

      Taft, Kelly (2018-04-20)
      Trust, confidence in the American people, and confidence in the vote count are in peril in the context of a surprising 2016 general election and increasingly polarized society. In an America divided along party lines, ...
    • Henry Hill Music Production 

      Hill, Henry (2018-04-20)
      This presentation will show the process of researching the desire and needs for consumers to spend money for the service of music recording, developing the skills necessary to produce a professional song, and implementing ...
    • Comparing the Side Effects of Prescription Opioids and Medicinal Marijuana in the Treatment of Chronic Pain 

      Glenn, Callie; Bopp, Ryan (2018-04-20)
      Opioids are medications that interact with receptors in the central nervous system to provide pain relief, and have been a standard foundation for treatment of chronic pain since their discovery. But advancements in medical ...