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Theses/Dissertations from 2023

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Carbon Emissions: Can they be Fixed? An Economic Analysis of Carbfix Technologies for Geochemical Carbon Capture and Storage (CCS), Mason Bunker

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The Lobster and the Lobstermen or the Disentangled Right Whales? The Convergence of Species Conservation and Cultural Relativism Theory and Its Use in Understanding Conservation Initiative Disagreements Between Cultures, Sophia Ruth Hoag

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Mapping the Impacts of Climate Change on Mediterranean Viticulture, Zoe A. Knauss

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The Use of Domestic Wastewater as a Circulating Fluid in a Hot Dry Rock Geothermal Power Plant, Alexander T. Kovacs

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Layered Landscapes: Conservation Based Approaches to Restorative Justice in Mozambique, Megan Lacey

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'Take What You Need, Give What You Can': An Analysis of the Feasibility of a Community Fridge as a Means to Combat Food Insecurity in Lewiston, Maine, Annika Mirchandani

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The Role of Vulnerability, Anticipation, and Narrative Structure in California’s Drought Management and Water Allocation Strategies, Sophie C. Scola

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The Case for Climate Reparations: Implementing Compensatory Justice Measures to Amend the United Nations’ 2030 Sustainable Development Goals, Josephine Buell Stevens

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Urban Environmental Education: Redefining Nature and Realigning Pedagogy, Clare Anne Trinity

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A Critical Environmental Justice Review of Manufactured Housing, Charles Van Damme

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A Case for Re-Commoning: The (De)commodification of Food in Lewiston, Maine, Sophie Worsh-Farnum

Theses/Dissertations from 2022

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The Importance of Snake Education on Snake Conservation, Jason Alfandre

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The Emancipating Potential of Linguistic Justice: Standardized Language and Writing Practices in Higher Education and the Reproduction of Oppressive Structures, Eliana Al-Konsul

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Stability Analysis of Manganese-Oxides As Cathodes for Sodium Ion Batteries, Loren Andrews

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Sustainable Urban Living: A Cultural Take on Tokyo's Sustainability Efforts, Koharu Aoki

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Compositional Influence of Local and Long-Range Polarity in the Frustrated Pyrochlore System Bi2−xRExTi2O7 (RE = Y3+, Ho3+), Owen Bailey

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Analyzing the Great Resignation and the 躺平 Lying Flat Movement, Elizabeth Bauer

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An Examination of Zoos: Suffering, Domination, and More., Jasper Destefano Beardslee

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“Nobody’s More Country”: Identity in Country-Rap Crossover Music, Amanda Mai T. Becker

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Understanding the Historical Roots and Implications of Today’s Housing Policy: Contradictions and Possible Neighborhood Trajectories in Lewiston, Maine’s Growing Our Tree Streets Choice Transformation Plan, Eleanor Beckerman

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One Blue Bowl: A Graphic History of the Silk Roads, Maya Benziger

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An Environmental Virtue Ethics Approach To Understanding Eco-Terrorism, Daniel S. Bileca

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“These People, Do They Care?” Facilitating Connections to Post-Incarceration Reentry Supports, Emma R. Block

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The Lithium-Ion Battery: A Vulnerability Assessment of the United States Supply Chain Amidst Growing Electric Vehicle, Renewable Energy, and Consumer Electronics Markets, Jarod M. Castro

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Road Salt Retention and Its Impacts on the Water Quality of the Impaired Hart Brook Watershed (Lewiston, Maine), Chen Chen

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Reconstructing early Holocene warmth in outer Isfjorden, Svalbard using stable isotope analysis on the ocean quahog, Arctica islandica, Emma Isabelle Christman

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Metaphor, Gendered Slurs, and Epistemic Injustice, Sophie Cohen

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Critical Thermal Maxima and Plasticity in Metabolic Rates: A Comparison of Two Ant Species, Etti Olivia Cooper

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The Nez Perce Struggle for Wild Chinook Salmon Restoration and an Exploration of Necessary Collaborations Moving Forward, Rosie Crawford

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Adopting Low-Carbon Energy Systems in Lewiston, Charles J. Cronin

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Suite: for Woodwind Quintet, Haik Oliver Der Manuelian

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Learning to Fly on the Way Down: Directing and Teaching Gina Gionfriddo’s Rapture, Blister, Burn, Olivia Davidson Dimond

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Grappling with Greenspace Inequity Through Urban Climate Change Adaptation: An Analysis of Urban Greening in Boston and Baltimore, Liza Dubinsky

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Preclinical Drug Development of a Novel Antiviral Target in Rotavirus, Emily-Claire Kathleen Duffy

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The Role of Phosphoinositide Metabolism in the Regulation of Neuronal Activity, Abhirami Elayidom

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Analyzing Management Methods for Isolated Bighorn Sheep Populations: a Teton Sheep Case Study, Hayden Evans

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The Effects of Invasive Rainbow Smelt on Native Fishes in Two Wisconsin Lakes, Ian Fagan

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Dancing on the Precipice: How People Reason about Threshold Problems in a Socially-Rich Real World Context, Xavier Fallone

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The Realistic and Fantasy Paradigms of Ski and Surf Film: An Analysis of Localism and Wilderness Narrative, Maximilian G. Freund

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Meatpacking, Unpacked, Wilder Geier

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Gardening Our Way to a Better Lewiston Middle School, Dianna Maria Georges

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Quantifying Crevassing, Damage, and Deformation on the Vaughan Lewis Icefall, Alaska, Cecilia G. Gichner

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Fields of Abuse, Ronan Rhea Goulden

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The ‘Forever Migrant:’ An Intersectional Analysis of L/A Workplace Discrimination on the Basis of Race, African Accent, and English Language Proficiency, Ronan Rhea Goulden

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The Giant Panda: Two Sides to the Face of Conservation, Jesse Hagy

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Social Taboo And New Worlds: Resilience of Identity Facing Ecological and Cultural Crisis, Andreas T. Hansen

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Growing Gardens in US Prisons: The Benefits and Limitations of Prison Horticulture Programs, Carly Harris

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Mobility Justice as a Discursive Omission: A Critical Discourse Analysis of Environmental Organizations and the Electric Vehicle Transition, Julia Henderson

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Marine Climate Reconstruction from the Early Holocene Arctica islandica from Erdmannflya Peninsula, Svalbard, Dewi Henry

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Math for Liberation: Designing a Math of Voting Systems Unit for Lewiston Middle School, Tess L. Hick

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A Place Beyond all Hope, Thomas A. Hiscock

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Beyond Partisanship: The Role of Social Movements in Addressing the Climate Crisis, Abby L. Holden

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The Colonization of Mountains: Comparing Settler and Indigenous Narratives of Katahdin, Daphne James

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The Effects of Aquaculture in Maine’s Coastal Communities: Indicators that Contribute to the Triple Bottom Line, Jake Bradley Jenkins

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Assessing the Impacts of a Ditch Plug on Groundwater Hydrology, Sedimentation, and Carbon Dynamics in a Salt Marsh, Phippsburg ME, Henry Stephen King

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Flatness, Distortion, Nonsense, and the Ordinary in the Novels of Bolaño, O'Brien, and Bernhard, Elizabeth Claire Kissane

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The Shul in the Factory: The Role of Community in Jewish American Women’s Activism in Early Twentieth Century New York City’s Garment Industry, Ashley T. Koman

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Emotion in the Neutral Court: Attorney Appeals to Emotion in Jury Trial Argumentation, Elise Marie Lambert

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Shanshui Reinterpreted: The Contemporary Art of Xu Bing, Yao Lu, and Yang Yongliang, Anna Landgren

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Who's in your water? an investigation into the impacts of land use and chemical water properties on the microbial inhabitants of the Basin, Chloe India Lo Faro

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Wait...What! with Kate Loughlin, Kate Loughlin

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Evaluating the Role of Race in Foreign Policymaking: U.S. Public Diplomacy in Latin America during Kennedy's Alliance for Progress, Sophie Mackin

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Climate Displacement: What does a Climate Refugee look like?, Conor M. McCoy

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Holocene marine climate reconstruction through δ18O isotopes of the bivalve Serripes groenlandicus, Maya P. McDonough

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Sediment Variation and Occurrence of Milky Ribbon Worm (Cerebratulus lacteus) in the Gulf of Maine, Isabel Mohammadi-Hall

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An Examination of Proactive Interference and Negative Priming in Individuals wIth and without Attention-Deficit/Hyperactive Disorder, Arya Mohanty

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Spatial Elevation Dynamics and Carbon Sequestration Variability Within Sprague Marsh, Phippsburg, Maine, Margaret R. O'Brien

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Mainstream: How to Make Almost Everyone Care About Climate Change, Jared S. Pantalony

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Over A Decade of Striped Bass, Nicholas H. Prawer

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Exploring the RAD Framework: Management Methods that Guides the Conservation of National Parks, Henry W. Raff

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Geochemistry of Three Distinct Lewiston Quadrangle Pegmatites, ZaneAldeen Rahabi

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Assessing Seed Mix Conservation Strategies for Pollinators in New England, Jake Ressel

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Climate Change Equity Atlas of South Portland, Maine, Hart Rorick

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A Structural Analysis of the Plumbago Mountain Fault, Pluton, and Associated Pegmatites, Evan Joseph Saltman

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A Review and Comparison of Mental Health Perspectives in the United States and China, Christopher P. Seifert

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Magnetic Trapping of Rubidium en Route to Bose-Einstein Condensate Formation Using an Atom Chip Based Trap, Stevens L. Shea

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Humans vs. COVID-19: Data-driven Modeling of Disease Spread on College Campuses, Ognyan Simeonov

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Electric Cars: How Green Are They Really?, Griffin D. Smith

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A History of Contested and Constructed Boundaries: Tracing the Torture Discourse from Northern Ireland's 'State of Exception' in the 1970s to the Global 'War on Terror', Bridget McBride Thompson

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A comparison of carbon sequestration and vegetation history in two Maine salt marshes, Emily Lillian Torkelsen

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Hitting Refresh: Regulating internet speech in the 21st century, Jack Charles Valentino

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The Political Theory of Digital Sex Work, Christina Wang

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The Future of American Offshore Wind Energy: An Environmental and Economic Analysis, Oliver Wai Kui Wan

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AI in Proteomics: A Comparison Between Crystallographic and in silico Methods of Protein Modeling, Alex D. Weissman

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Representing Place: Exploring Artistic Representations of the Fuchun River Throughout Chinese History, Saskia Wong-Smith

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“Dear You”: Witnessing Trauma in the World of The Handmaid’s Tale, Caroline Wood

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Alternative Land Access Across Maine, Hermione Zhou

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Populist Through and Through: Consistency, Variations, and Framing Anchors of Populist Parties’ Environmental Agendas, Hermione Zhou

Theses from 2021

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The Influence of Racial Bias on Jury Selection and Potential Consequences for Justice, Kate S. Abramowitz

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Gardening as a Response to Disaster, Mary Margaret Adams

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Exploring the Potential of Biochar Production in Maine: Sequestration and Economic Viability, John K. Attenborough

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Franklin Park: Imagining an Antiracist Design, Adam B. Banks

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Pestilence and Penitence: The Cyprianic Plague and the Rise of Christianity, Alan C. Bisesi

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Comprehensive Planning and Food Justice in Auburn, Maine, Eliza Blood

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Queerness for Kids: A Content Analysis of LGBTQ Narrative Picture Books, Emma W. Bouchey

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Boys to Braves: Performing an Idealized Colonial State at Ontario Canoe-Tripping Camps, Helen Moran Bruckner

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The Long-Term Impacts of the School of Environmental Studies, Erin E. Bucki

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Unvanquished: the Kumeyaay and the 1775 Revolt, Catherine Joan Buse

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Tet2 Knockout May Lead to Selective Memory Enhancement, Mallory M. Caron

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2019-2020 Data Analysis for Size and Mortality of Northern Quahogs (Mercenaria mercenaria) at Bottom and Surface Batch Locations at Winnegance Oyster Farm in West Bath, Maine, Josie Carter