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Mother Tongue Education: Nepal’s Educational Dilemma
This study set out to determine the value of mother tongue education in Nepal. Does education in the mother tongue empower minority students and help them succeed in school? How does it affect culture? This study consists ...
Colleges in Crisis: An Investigation into American Higher Education During World War I
Colleges in Crisis: An Investigation into American Higher Learning During World War I is about the changes to student life at colleges and universities across America in WWI. It is a comparative study at four institutions ...
The Curious, Little-Known Photography of Lloyd Mifflin
The honors thesis presents a study of Lloyd Mifflin’s (1846-1921) photography. By closely examining selected images from the relatively unknown corpus of extant glass-plate negatives, it argues for his identity as a serious ...
Synthesis and Electrical Characterization of Alternative Photovoltaics Including Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells and Depleted Heterojunction Colloidal Quantum Dot Solar Cells
Photovoltaic (PV) devices are a prominent topic in modern-day physics. Scientists and engineers are making efforts to create solar cells that have alternative physical mechanisms of action to those in standard solar ...
Swimming Kinematics and Force-Velocity Relationship of the Obliquely Striated Longitudinal Muscles in the Body Wall of the Ribbon Leech (Nephelopsis obscura)
Obliquely striated muscles have evolved independently many times in the invertebrates indicating their potential evolutionary significance (Rosenbluth et al., 2010). To date, no experiments on the obliquely striated ...
Electoral Reform in the United Kingdom: Lessons From the 2011 Alternative Vote Referendum
Electoral reform is not an issue that has garnered much attention in the past. It is certainly not an issue that major political parties tend to highlight. In the United Kingdom’s 2010 national elections, however, the ...