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School of Sciences and Social Sciences

 

Recent Submissions

  • Paige Tuttle; Kelsey Cognetta (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory (NSAIDS) drugs are a treatment for alleviation of pain and inflammation following a bone fracture. The purpose of this review was to determine if NSAIDS effect the rate of bone healing and ...
  • Amanda N Pires; James Dowd (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    How do neighborhood characteristics such as school quality and crime, as well as macroeconomic conditions affect the selling price of a home? Literature examined also incorporates physical characteristics of a home that ...
  • Angela Silveri; Mariah Crisp (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Why has the share of income going to the top 20 percent of households risen in the United States from 44 in 1967 to 50 in 2005? A time series regression analysis will be employed to explain how capital gains, CEO pay and ...
  • Jessica M Comeau (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Thiosemicarbazones are a general class of organic molecules with the ability to bind to a metal. The objective of the study was to systematically synthesize a number of novel thiosemicarbazones and analyze how the structural ...
  • Joshua B Comstock (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The objective of this talk is to introduce three methods that transform a given convergent infinite series into another infinite series that converges to the same sum and that approximates the sum with fewer terms. This ...
  • Andrew Sylvia; Danielle Sinvil; Cara Bishop; William Boruso (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The Historical Society of Cheshire County (HSCC) has operated Keene's Wyman Tavern as a historical period house since 1968. However, in an attempt to retain its relevance to the community, the HSCC is transforming the ...
  • Nicole Provensal; Steven Rogers (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The dual purposes of our study are to document the use of a developed landscape during winter by wildlife, particularly mid-sized mammalian predators, and to inform decisions about land development and habitat preservation ...
  • Katherine A Kiley (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Vibrio species are bacteria found in coastal marine waters that can be harmful to humans. In particular, there are three species that cause health problems in people, Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio cholerae and Vibrio ...
  • Andy Marion (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Impacts of Acid Mine Drainage on Macroinvertebrate Communities in the South West Virginia CoalfieldsThis research examines the impact of acid mine drainage on aquatic ecosystems. To examine this impact, we compared the ...
  • Braeden T Cummings; Dustin Howe (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    In New England road salt is commonly applied to roads which has potential impacts to nearby ecosystems. Our study focused on the effects of road salt along route 123 in Hancock, NH in Hillsborough County. We measured water ...
  • Victoria A Smolenski (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Single-crystal X-ray Diffraction is a non-destructive analytical technique which provides detailed information about the internal molecular lattice of crystalline substances that allows us to view individual atoms that ...
  • Danielle Carlson (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The war on drugs has been deemed a failure, causing significantly more harm than it has attempted to prevent. This failure is accepted not only by criminologists but also by the general public who have become increasingly ...
  • Victoria A Smolenski (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Breast cancer, among many other types of cancer, depends on a constant supply of fatty acids made by the enzyme Fatty Acid Synthase (FAS) for fuel, the formation of cell membranes, and for the formation of lipids that ...
  • Meg Cleary (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    One goal of the Building Excellence in Science and Technology (BEST) Program at Keene State College is to increase successful completion rates in gateway Chemistry, Biology, Computer Science, Geology, Physics and Mathematics ...
  • Evan M Dunkley (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    There are many types of cancer that depend on a constant supply of fatty acids made by an enzyme known as Fatty Acid Synthase (FAS). It has been proposed that preventing FAS from making fatty acids could be useful in the ...
  • Brooke M Hatanaka; Kathrine R Marinoff; Megan E Fisk; Amanda Petrow (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    When you add two positive integers, the sum is a positive integer. Every positive integer, except number one, is the sum of two positive integers, but which positive integer is the sum of two or more consecutive positive ...
  • Jacob R Cheverie (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    At an early age, children learn about numbers and two important operations: addition and multiplication. There are, however, other ways one can define these operations. In tropical mathematics, one defines the ?addition? ...
  • Nathan R Parker (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Thiosemicarbazones are a class of organic molecules that have been shown to have biological activity ,such as anti-tumor activity when they are bound to a metal. Previous research has studied thiosemicarbazones attached ...
  • Myles Dumas; Emily Brochu; Maureen Moran; Emily Wollert (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    Qualitative research allows for a thorough understanding of human social and emotional phenomena. This panel presentation focuses on the importance of qualitative intrinsic case studies conducted by members of the Honors ...
  • Kayla E Carta (Keene State College, 4/9/2016)
    The goal of this research is to examine the use of 3, 4 Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) in the treatment of persons with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Preliminary trials using MDMA with persons with severe ...

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