(Undergraduate) Honors College students may pursue any major of their choice, while availing themselves of flexible course options and a variety of educational opportunities such as internships, study abroad programs and service learning projects. At the end of their undergraduate program, the Honors Senior Thesis capstone prepares each Honors student for success in graduate study or a profession of his or her choice.

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Theses from 2016

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Physical Activity Guidelines for Children During and After Cancer Treatment, Ellie Astruc

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Changing Times: An Analysis of Diversity in Young Adult Literature, Abagail Baumbach

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Math in Motion: How Integrating Dance and into a Math Classroom Affects a Student’s Ability to Learn, Rebecca Buranich

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Financial Elder Abuse: New York State Prevalence, Interventions, & Future Directions, Danen Danielak

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A Pathological Study from Humayma, Emily Deeb

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Is Low Level Laser Therapy Effective for the Treatment of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness, Rachel Deppa

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Heritage or Hate?: An Examination of Americans’ Popular Memory of the Confederate States of America and Its Icons, Benjamin Falter

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Is Low Level Laser Therapy Effective for the Treatment of Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness, Breanna Fortney

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The Dark Side of the American Dream: Individual Agency, Hard Work, and Public Mass Shootings, Nicholas Greene

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The Differences of Attraction Patterns Between Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual People and Heterosexual People, Katherine Hawes

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Sedentary Behavior in Honors College Freshmen, Laura Hintermeier

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The Role of Stress and Self-Care in Nursing Students, Allison Hogan

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Global Project Management: The Availability and Applicability of International Project Frameworks When Traversing Geography and Culture, Arielle Hyman

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The Role of Marketing Activities in Commercializing Technological Innovation, Jacob Jackson

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Twice is Nice: An Exploration of Ambiguity in Playwriting and Performance in Theatre, Cody Kaminska

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Social Studies Instruction in Elementary Classrooms following NCLB and CCSS, Matty Kuhar

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Performance: An Investigation of the Representation and Perception of Gender on Stage, Heather Leary

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The Role of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor in Tumor Growth and Chemoresistance, Elizabeth L. Lindsay

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The Role of RAD55 in Mitochondrial DNA Stability in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Kyle J. McAtee

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Barriers to Civilian and Familial Acclimation for Returning Veterans, Amber Mesita

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The Verdict on the CSI Effect: A Study of the Effect in Monroe County Courtrooms, Paige Monachino

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Weight Stigma in Healthcare: Utilizing an Educational Presentation to Reduce Potential Obesity Bias in Nursing Students, Kathleen Mullaney

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Mindfulness in Schools: Promoting Social and Emotional Learning in the Classroom, Kaitlin Ordiway

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The Role of Impartial Consequentialism in the United States Government, Nichole Sands

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A Vicious Cycle of Abuse: The Relationship between Domestic Violence and Animal Cruelty, Leah Staley

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The Significance of the Nuclear Gene, SGS1, in Mitochondrial Genome Stability in Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Kathryn C. Wershing

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Mass Shootings and Mass Media: The Discrepancies Between Workplace and School Shootings, Nicole A. Wheeler

Theses from 2015

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Mood and Delay Discounting for Food, Madeleine Albano

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The Dramatistic Implications of Burke's Guilt Redemption Cycle in the Donald Sterling Communication Crisis, Molly J. Billings

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Aggregation Properties of Ionic Liquids in Low Polarity Solvents, Elise Cade

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An Exploration of Effective Treatments for Domestic Abusers, Megan Carey

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Attitudes towards Condom Usage among College-Going Women, Caitlyn Carson

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Perceptions of Labor and Delivery Clinicians on Non-Pharmacological Methods for Pain Relief During Labor, Amanda Rose Cochrane

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The Lack of Snug Spaces and Loss of Innocence in The Sorcerer’s Stone and The Golden Compass, Nicole D'Arcangelis

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Effects of Physical Activity and Aquatics Programs on Problem Behaviors in Children with Diagnosed Disabilities and Behavior Disorders, Katharine Dartt

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Ballet No Kata, Katherine J. DeLorme

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Assessment of the Stratigraphic Controls on Deltaic Subsidence in the Mississippi River Delta, Nicole DeRose

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France and the United States: How Intercultural Competence Can Make or Break a Business in a Global World, Amanda Dianetti

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Yoga’s Effect on Pain and Functional Disability in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain: a Literature Review, Alexa DuCharme

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Medicated Youth: Problem or Solution?, Cara Ferraro

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Once Upon A Time: Exposing Sexism in Children’s Literature, Courtney A. Gazda

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A Comparison of Nutritional Health among Parent-Child Dyads Living in Rural Settings, Molly Geissler

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Teaching Writing for Students with Learning Disabilities in an Inclusive Classroom Setting: A Curriculum Development Project, Ashley M. Golley

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Conscious Conversations: An Experiential Study of Improvisation in Sound and Movement, Maya S. Gonzalez

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An Analysis of U.S. and World Carbon Dioxide Emissions from the Consumption of Coal for Energy from 1980 to 2012, Kadir Goz

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Effects of Childhood Cancer and Hospitalization on Preschool Aged Children: Benefits of Movement Programming in Child Life Departments, Abigail N. Graham

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Responsive Kinetic Training Positively Increases Knee Joint Stability, Bryonne Herring

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Stigmatizing Attitudes of the Helping Professions toward HIV/AIDS and the Detrimental Effects of Stigma on Individuals Living with HIV/AIDS, Lorrie Johnson

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Changing the Face of Beauty, Changing the Rules of Marketing: The Dove Campaign for Real Beauty, Anna Loria

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Effects of New Media on Youth Ministry, Brian Markley

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The Effects of the Stress Management Program, Unstress II, on Relationship Satisfaction, Shauna Mauch

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An Ecological Exploration of the Impact of Residence Hall Living on Fitness and Nutritional Behaviors, Sarah A. May

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How Can Positive Psychology Be Applied to Inform and Promote Positive Communication in the Workplace?, Amber Mye

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Assassination of Michael Collins: A Revival in Gaelic Nationalism, Tara Sandle

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Digital Literacy in the English Classroom: A Common Core Standards-Based Unit Plan, Austin H. Smith

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The Effects of Changing AIS on User Experience and Business Role, Elysia Tornow

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Gravity and Other Minor Obstructions, Jacob Trask

Theses from 2014

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An Analysis of the Declaration of Independence, Gabrielle Brannigan

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A Fictional Exploration of Breast Cancer, Elizabeth Cramer

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Enrollment Trends at the College at Brockport, Jourdan Giambona

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How Residency Affects The Grades of Undergraduate Students, Ashley Holland

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Microenterprise Sustainability: The After-Effect of ICT Adoption and Use, Joseph Jackson

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Disruption of Caveolae Lipid Rafts and the Effects on Melanin-concentrating Hormone Receptor-1 Localization: A Pharmacological Study, Colin King

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The Dance of Politics: “All for One, and None for All”, Caitlin E. Mahon

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Feminismo en la poesía de Claribel Alegría, Devan Quinn

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Determination of the Effectiveness of the ZetrOZ Wearable Ultrasound Device (SAM) for the Post-exercise Clearance of Lactic Acid, Theresa Rakiewicz

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Factors that Impact Readmission for Medicare and Medicaid HMO Inpatients, Arinne Stiller

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Video Games and the Classroom: A Learning Connection, Erin St. James

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An Exploration of the Importance of Design in Branding, Claire Turner

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The Effect of Maternal Obesity on Breastfeeding at 6 Months, Jennifer Wiltbank

Theses from 2013

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A Statistical Analysis of the Factors that Potentially Affect the Price of A Horse, Caitlin Allen

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Characterization and Identification of Bacterial Flora from Infected Equine Hooves, Janna Draper

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Identifying Barriers to HIV Testing Among Men who have Sex with Men, Charles Ferrusi

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Does Teaching Women About Stereotype Threat Reduce Its Effects on Math Performance?, Nicole Fuller

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The History of Gun Control in the United States, Daniel Greco

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Board of Certification Examination Pass/Fail Analysis, Matthew R. Jones

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The Bullying Epidemic: Causes, Consequences, Prevention, and Interventions, Kerrie Keenahan

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Effects of Obesity in Pregnancy, Erin Kirkpatrick

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The Role of Topography on the 7 June 2012 Tornadic Supercell near Wheatland, WY, Danielle LaFlamme

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The Evolution of Men and Battle: How the Civil War Influenced the Indian Wars of the American West, Cody Luettger

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Civic Engagement in Battleground States, Chloe Macdonald

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La francophonie: An Alternative to Americanization, Elise A. Micale

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Assessing Knowledge of General Principles of Geriatric Pharmacology Among Registered Nurses, Hannah Moyer

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All Work and No Play: A Call for a Movement Toward Requiring Extracurricular Involvement, Charlie Passarell

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Hearing the Film: The Emotional Effect of Sound in Film, Alec Richardson

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Overcoming Tax Obstacles of Low Income Taxpayers, Allison Sawyer

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Sam Cookies: Sleuth Tales, Kiefer Schenk

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Climate Change in Buffalo, NY, Jennifer Stanonis

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The Story of How the World Began: An Anthropological Analysis of Creation Mythology, Shauna Lea Strnad

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Adventures in the 4th Genre: Creative Nonfiction Essays, Caitlin Vandewater

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Comparing Harems: Abbasid and Ottoman Harem Organization, Linda Webber

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Healthy Eating Habits of School-Aged Children in Rural Areas, Amanda Wormley

Theses from 2012

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The Significance of Recreation and Leisure in the lives of Marine Wives during Deployment, Rebecca Bloom

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Nation Nine, Madeleine Bryant

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Use of Simulation Modeling in Sport Facility Resource Utilization, Kevin Cross

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Peer Interactions: Same-Age Interactions of Students with Developmental Disabilities, Emily Davis

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IFRS at Rochester‐Area Institutions: Are Professors Prepared to Teach?, Amy Dorman

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Information Technology and Student Engagement, Heather Gallant

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Gifted Education Program Structures in Erie County: Lake Shore Schools, Jessica Geraci

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Rescuing Girlhood from Sexual Slavery: A New Approach for Prevention of Sexual Slavery in Nepal, Ashley Greenman