This page contains all graduate theses and dissertations and all undergraduate theses published at Coastal Carolina University. To see theses and dissertations from the College of Graduate Studies and Research click here. To see theses from the Honors College and Center for Interdisciplinary Studies click here.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2021

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Effect of Aerobic Exercise with Blood Flow Restriction on Substrate Utilization and Energy Expenditure, Nathen Andrews

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The Relationship between Classroom Distractions and Off-Task Students, Michelle L. Andrus, Ashton K. Harrison, and Kathryn E. Wojnar

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Discovering the Formation of Sound, Michelle L. Andrus and Catherine Scott

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Warming stimulates sporulation rates and alters community structure of litter-associated fungi in streamside channel experiment, Kaitlin D. Beasley-Polko

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EZ-Translate, Mason D. Beattie

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Analysis of Business Capstone Consulting Report: Willamette Valley Vineyards, Inc, Allison C. Beirne

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Assessing Sustainability at CCU, Savannah Billings

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The Influence of Bottom Type and Water Column Stratification on Reef Fish Community Structure at Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary, Bridget Campbell

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Seasonal Habitat Use of Diamondback Terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin) in North Inlet, Winyah Bay, Georgetown, South Carolina, Danielle Elizabeth Capella

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An EEMD Approach to Non-Stationary, Non-Linear Environmental Long- and Short-term Time Series Data of Charleston, SC, with a 2009 Flood Anomaly Case Study, Dylan David Carpenter

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The Intersection of Art History and Graphic Design, Caitlin Anessa Childers

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Organic matter spatial and temporal patterns in coastal sands of Long Bay, South Carolina, Kayla B. Christofferson

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Initial investigation of wildflower honey using headspace solid-phase microextraction coupled with gas chromatography-mass spectrometry for geographical information, Tyra Countiss

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The Emergence of Esports through the Last Five Years, Jordan Donald

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Acute Physiological and Perceptual Responses to Unilateral versus Bilateral Walking with Blood Flow Restriction, Sage Donaldson

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The influence of the Gut Microbiota and Alzheimer’s Disease, Mackenzie E. Gibbs

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Using Creative Writing and Literacy to Dismantle the School to Prison Pipeline, Tyler N. Gross

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Development of a habitat model for an endemic leuciscid, the Sandhills Chub (Semotilus lumbee), Garrett Mitchell Herigan

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Shark Diversity and Relative Abundance at Myrtle Beach, SC Fishing Piers, Lynsey E. Isner

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Women’s Collegiate Lacrosse Team Cardiorespiratory Fitness and Muscular Strength, Kaylee Kaczvinsky

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Eastern oyster Crassostrea virginica seasonal growth patterns revealed by sclerochronology, James Klein and Juliana Harding

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How Power Creates Alteration Among Communication for Members Within a Greek Letter Sorority, Kelsey M. Kopec

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Acute Effects of Static Stretching/Foam Rolling on Muscle and Tendon Stiffness, Michaela Lawlor

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Dijkstra’s Pathfinder, Taylor F. Malamut

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Clothing: The Gateway to Trucks or Tiaras, Riley McCormick

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College Football Recruiting and the Correlation to Success, Bryce McLaughlin

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Cultivation Effects from Television Crime Dramas to Forensic Practices, Stephanie P. Mobley

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Honors Project, Zachary M. Murray

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Montessori Education: Teaching Self-Regulation through Virtual Instruction, Brooke M. Myers and Catherine Scott

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Using Predator Vocalizations to Deter Raccoon Predation on Nests of Diamondback Terrapins (Malaclemys terrapin), Colleen Elizabeth Naeger

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Isolated Point Discharges into Coastal Swashes as Nutrient Sources to Coastal Waters, Mary E. Olsen

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The comparison between Social Media Marketing Strategies in the United Kingdom and United States Professional Soccer teams, Lerol Parchment

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The Role of Social Support During Injury Recovery, Rehabilitation, and Return to Play, Lindsey N. Rehmer

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Eastward-Propagating Planetary Waves in the Middle Atmosphere During Major Sudden Stratospheric Warming Events, Christian Todd Rhodes

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Hydrodynamic Characteristics of the Shortfin Mako Shark (Isurus oxyrinchus) for Two Caudal Fin Morphologies, Matthew C. Rodriguez

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Buddhist Environmentalism:How Buddhist Values and Practices offer Hope for Escaping the Climate Crisis, Alexa Rae Rohrkasse

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How Music Therapy Affects the Development of Children with Autism, Bailey C. Sweet

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The Correlation Between Student Self-Advocacy and Postsecondary Success, Kaleigh Tarabek

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Ecology of estuarine birds: Differences in desensitization of year-round and transient species, Sarah Thomas

Theses/Dissertations from 2020

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Effects of warming on decomposition of submerged plant litter and associated microorganisms in streamside channels, Kaity Ackerman

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Test Using Sedimentary Records to Quantify Extreme Paleo-flood: A Case Study of an Oxbow Lake in South Carolina, Molly Aeschliman

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Temporal transport dynamics of the Amazon River Plume revealed using radium isotope analysis, Elana J. Ames

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Use of Multibeam and Split-beam SONAR to Observe Changes in Fish School Biomass in Relation to Dolphin Abundance, Reece Eleanor Aponte

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Residency, Diel Movement, and Tidal Patterns of Large Juvenile Bull Sharks (Carcharhinus leucas) in Winyah Bay, SC, Jeremy Lee Arnt

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Glucose Oxidase and Prussian Blue Nanoparticles Encapsulated within a Xerogel for Electrochemical Detection of Glucose, Daniel Baker

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Lattice Paths in Diagonals and Dimensions, Freya Bennett

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Singular Value Decomposition, Krystal Bonaccorso and Andrew Incognito

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Inter-Annual to Inter-Decadal Spatiotemporal Effects of Storm and Nourishment Events in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Christina Mary Boyce

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Should the United States Collect Intelligence on its Close Allies?, Shannon Brophy

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Mao Zedong and the Cultural Revolution: In Theory and Impact, Marissa Bryan

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Cluster Analysis of Opioid Accessibility in the Carolinas Using Data from the ARCOS Database and an Enhanced Two-Step Floating Catchment Area Method, Michael T. Bunker

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A Summary of Current Research into Neurodegenerative Disorders Using Drosophila melanogaster, Chase Cortese

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Blenny Territoriality at Oyster Landing, North Inlet Estuary, South Carolina: Seasonal patterns and ecological factors, Sydney Davis and Juliana Harding

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Social Media Dependency and College Student Adjustment, Kylee DeFrese

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Early life history of tarpon (Megalops atlanticus) in South Carolina estuaries: Assessment of juvenile recruitment and validity of aging and back-calculation methods, Garrett M. Elmo

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20th and 21st Century Sea-Level Variability in Winyah Bay, SC, Madison Schemery Fink

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Anti-Semitism as a Political Tool of Tyrannical Government, Bailey Gordon and Kimberly Hale

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Is anyone home? Year Round Site Fidelity vs. Temporal Territories in Estuarine Blennies, Nicholas Govostes

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Parametric Model Development For Heterogeneous Atmospheric Conditions, Daniel Paul Greenway

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Testing the Potential of Environmental DNA: Genetic Monitoring of Estuarine and Coastal Bottlenose Dolphin (Tursiops truncatus) Stocks in South Carolina, Kathryn Greiner-Ferris

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The Relationship between Classroom Distractions and Off-Task Students, Ashton Harrison and Kathryn E. Wojnar

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Kinesthetic Aftereffects and Anticipation Timing of a Weighted Bat Warm-up in Softball Players, KYLEE L. HILL

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"Turn Up the Music!", Caitlyn M. Hinnerschitz and Catherine Scott

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Community Involvement in Flood Mitigation: A Survey-Based Approach in Marion County, SC, Lillian C. Howie

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What is the function of theoretical theatre ideas, given the content presented in Modern Theatre?, James Carson Jester and Robert Earnest

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Infaunal Bivalve Density and Richness in North Inlet Estuary, South Carolina: Seasonal patterns and ecological factors, Valerie M. Knowles and Juliana Harding

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The Effect of Radium Partitioning on Hydrothermal Fluid Flow Determination across Guaymas Basin, Charlotte R. Kollman

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Development of methods to track oyster movement under field conditions in North Inlet estuary, South Carolina, Alyssa M. LeClaire

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Studies of Quaternary Depositional Systems of the Coastal Plain and Inner Continental Shelf along the Georgia Bight: South Carolina and Georgia, U.S.A., Joshua H. Long

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Curriculum Coaches: Pre-Service Teachers Opinions and Perceptions within the Field of Education, Brooke Ann McIntyre and Catherine Scott

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Honoré de Balzac’s portrayal of the feminine condition in The Wild Ass’s Skin, Père Goriot, and The Lily of the Valley, Brooke V. Musmeci

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Divorce, Academic Performance, and Attachment Styles in College Students, Pavllo Neco

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Tyranny Plagued the French Revolution, Christy Leigh Salinari

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Campus Food Forest, Abigail Spangler

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Behavioral Ecology of Territorial Aggression in Uca pugilator and Uca pugnax, Abbey N. Thomas

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Physiological and Perceptual Responses to Various Types of Exercise, Jenna Thompson

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INVESTIGATING DORSAL FIN HYDRODYNAMIC FUNCTION OF THE LEMON SHARK, NEGAPRION BREVIROSTRIS, Vivian Lynn Turner

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Effects of Emotional Valence and Depth of Processing on Memory, Lauren Tyndall and Matthew Murphy

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Informational and Normative Influences in Youth Sport, Hannah Von Zup

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Using foraminifera to identify overwash deposits in St Vincent Island, Florida in the wake of Hurricane Michael, Kayla Washington

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Structured and Unstructured Movement in Elementary School Classrooms: Effects on Student Performance, Savannah E. Watson

Theses/Dissertations from 2019

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Effects of temperature on enzyme activity of aquatic litter-associated fungi, Nicholas Bautz

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Demersal fish use of printed oyster shells as nesting habitat in North Inlet estuary, SC, Annie Boyd and Juliana Harding

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Starting Four Businesses My Last Semester of College, Dimitri J. Bramwell

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Institutional Ambition and the Decline of Congress, Ryan A. Case

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Anxiety and Its Impact on Memory, Blakeney C. Coleman and Ryan M. Yoder

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Two Makes a Couple: Fictions on Intimacy, Alyssa C. Conner and Jessica Richardson

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Small Worlds: A Collection of Creative Nonfiction on Relationships and Our Connections, Nicole H. Conner and Colin Burch

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Reconstructing a Centennial-scale Extreme Paleoflood History of the Pee Dee River using Oxbow Lake Sediments, Nicholas William Conway

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The Effects of Marine Natural Products on the Microenvironment of Pancreatic Cancer, Whitney D. Davis and Esther Guzman

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Pre-juvenile Naked Goby (Gobiosoma bosc) age and growth, Annamaria Deitz and Juliana Harding

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Dissolved Inorganic Nitrogen Dynamics in Swash Zone Sands of Long Bay, SC, Alexis F. Echols

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A Social Media Analysis of Coastal Carolina Football, Sean Ference and Andrea M. Bergstrom

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Microplastics in Fiddler Crabs (genus Uca), Gabrielle Forbes and Eric Rosch

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Machine Learning-Based Models for Assessing Impacts Before, During and After Hurricane Events, Julie L. Harvey

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Density and species richness of macrofaunal benthic bivalves in North Inlet estuary, South Carolina, Richard Hawley and Juliana Harding

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EXERCISE PROGRAM AT SEACOAST YOUTH ACADEMY, Mamie R. Henshaw and Justin Guilkey

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The effects of human approach on sanderling foraging behavior, Anne Hobdy and Eric Rosch

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The Applications of GIS on Lithic Raw Material Source Analysis, Sydney James and Carolyn Dillian

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The Influence of the Law in American Literature and Culture, Emily Johnson and Steven Hamelman