Senior Capstone Line-Up

The day is quickly approaching when the seniors of Pacific University present the research they’ve been working on for months. On Wednesday, April 27 check out these capstone projects that we think would interest social justice workers. The full abstracts of all of the 2016 projects can be found on Pacific University’s website.  Cheers, seniors!

 

Victimized Girl to Hysterical Woman: The Character Restrictions of Females in Horror Fiction

Author: Rhayn Abner

Major: English: Creative Writing

Location: Berglund 139 at 4:30pm


The Lost Culture: Double Consiousness experienced by Native Americans

Author: Robert Ahern

Major: Sociology

Location: Marsh 101 at 9:00am


Queer Youth Communty Center for Social Connectedness

Author: Andrew Amick

Major: Public Health

Location: Stoller Center at 9:00am


 

Give me a House to Call My Own

Author: Isabella Barcellona

Major: Environmental Studies

Location: McGill Auditorium at 4:30pm


Poetry that Transcends Borders

Author: Lexie Bedell

Major: World Languages: Spanish

Location: CLIC at 4:00pm


Setting the “Stage” for Success: A creative Venture for Youth Experincing Housing Insecurity

Author: McKenzie Brock

Major: Social Work

Location: Marsh 201 at 10:30am


Minority Student’s Attitudes towards Seeking Mental Health Services on Campus

Author: Kayla Casey and Jessica Noochan

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 216 at 4:30pm


Native American Experience: Navigating through Social Systems

Author: Allicyn Courtright

Major: Anthropology/Sociology

Location: Marsh 106 at 10:00am


WinterGreens+: Increasing Availability and Utilization of Fruits and Vegetables among Food Pantry Participants in Forest Grove, Oregon

Author: Sara Davidson

Major: Public Health

Location: Stoller Center at 9:00am


Nontraditonal Students: Path to the Future

Author: Codie Felguth

Major: Anthropology/Sociology

Location: Marsh 106 at 10:30am


Resting Bitch Face: The Social Perception of Neutral Facial Expressions of Racial Minorities and Females

Author: Patrice Fuller

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 100 at 8:00am


After Charlie Hebdo: Changes in Attitudes Towards and Perceptions of Muslim Immigrants and Nationals in France vs. in the United States Following the Attacks on Charlie Hebdo

Author: Kelsi Gammon

Major: International Studies

Location: Marsh 106 at 4:30pm


Creating a Restorative Space for Children in Inukai Boys and Girls Club

Author: Tyler Gilmore

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 216 at 3:30pm


Abortion and Human Rights

Author: Jade Grenland

Major: Philosophy

Location: Berglund 145 at 4:00pm


The Invisible Inbetweeners

Author: Tori Gunzenhauser

Major: Media Arts: Journalism

Location: Marsh 206 at 3:00pm


Treating the Unjust, Justly

Author: Tori Gunzenhauser

Major: Philosophy

Location: Berglund 145 at 4:30pm


Hegemonic Masculinity and Sexual Assault on College Campuses

Author: Chelsea Anne Hill

Major: Anthropology/Sociology

Location: Marsh 106 at 11:00am


Body Bags and Dog Tags: Examining the Narrative of What it Means to be a Female Soldier

Author: Alexis Johnson

Major: Sociology

Location: Marsh 101 at 3:30pm


College Student’s Perceptions of Barriers to Seeking Mental Health Services

Author: Brianna Johnson

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 216 at 1:30pm


Black Lives Matter: A Mass Media Analysis of the Modern Race Movement

Author: David Kelley

Major: Politics and Government

Location: Berglund 145 at 9:30am


Refugee Resettlement in Portland

Author: Leah Klaas

Major: Anthropology/Sociology

Location: Marsh 106 at 11:30am


Through Thick and Thin

Author: Morgan McClincy

Major: Sociology

Location: Marsh 101 at 10:30am


Press One for English: An Anthropological Critique of the English-Only Movement

Author: Claire McMahon

Major: Anthropology/Sociology

Location: Marsh 106 at 3:00pm


Perceptions of Suicide in the Media

Author: Sierra Miller

Major: Media Arts

Location: Marsh 206 at 4:30pm


“Don’t Look for it, You’re Not Going to Get it”

Author: Jack Perez

Major: Sociology

Location: Marsh 101 at 11:00am


Face Perception and its Effect on the Subconcious Awareness of Sexual Orientation

Author: Tyler Persjak

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 200 at 9:30am


Sexual Assault of Children with Disabilities: Breaking the Silence

Author: Marissa Reichard

Major: Social Work

Location: Marsh 201 at 2:00pm


Body Image Perception and Eating Disorder Behavior

Author: Hayley Rictor

Major: Exercise Science

Location: Price 202 at 4:30pm


Human Trafficking: Modern Day Slavery

Author: Janae Sargent

Major: Media Arts

Location: Marsh 206 at 4:00pm


The Privilege of Existence Education on and Engaging Students

Author: Elizabeth Stevens

Major: Anthropology/Sociology

Location: Marsh 106 at 4:00PM


A Proposed Model for Enghancing Food Security among Low-Income Families

Author: Kayla Swart

Major: Social Work

Location: Marsh 201 at 2:30pm


Serving Inmates with Mental Illness in Prison: Observations from the Halawa Correctional Facility
Author: Jacob Torquato

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 216 at 2:30pm


Mental Health Literacy in College Students: Conceptualizations of Mental and Emotional Health

Author: Alicia Vasquez

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 216 at 4:00pm


#selfie/#society: Instagram and the Perpetuation of Gender Performance

Author: Liann Yamashita

Major: Sociology

Location: Marsh 101 at 11:30am


The Social and Personality Consequences for Children of Substance Users

Author: Mary Megan Yates

Major: Psychology

Location: Berglund 200 at 10:00am


Addressing the Need for Sex Education for Juvenile Youth

Author: Celine Yip

Major: Social Work

Location: Marsh 201 at 3:30pm

 

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