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    • Racial Differences in Acute Lymphocytic Leukemia Survival Rates 

      McNeely, Kevin P., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-02)
      In this study, the survival rates of acute lymphocytic leukemia patients and how they differ based on demographic information, particularly race, were analyzed. Acute lymphocytic leukemia is a cancer of the blood and ...
    • Random Generation and VR Environments: Creating Personalized and Unique User Experiences 

      Miller, Noah J., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-05)
      “Random Generation and VR Environments: Creating Unique and Personalized Experiences” is split into two components. The video showcases a live demonstration of the VR project, and an in-depth view of the integrated ...
    • Rate My Car (Website) 

      Chapman, Nick M., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2018-10-13)
      In a day and age where social media is thriving, and more prominent than ever, it is quite surprising that there is no social website dedicated strictly for car enthusiast. A place where you can be surrounded by like minding ...
    • RC to Rπ Car Conversion 

      Myers, Nicole F., 1995-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-02)
      A C++ program was developed on a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B in order to control the speed and steering of a radio controlled car so that it would autonomously drive within a lane. Images were captured by a Raspberry Pi Camera ...
    • A reaffirmation of faith 

      Sullivan, Mary (Student of English) (Northern Illinois University, 1985)
      Some things are like riding a bicycle; once you acquire the talent you rarely need to practice it. Other things, like teaching, are more difficult skills to master. They require a considerable amount of practice and ...
    • Real Estate and the 1986 Tax Reform Act 

      Baugh, Brian W. (Northern Illinois University, 1987)
      The 1986 Tax Reform Act has made sweeping changed in the nation's tax code. While the Code has been totally revamped, the investors of real estate seem to be the main target of the Act. Changes in capital gain treatment, ...
    • The Reality of Imaginationland 

      Hansa, Jack T., 1994-- (Northern Illinois University, 2017-05-09)
      What I am arguing is that people’s inability to distinguish between the truth and a lie, is influenced by a number of factors such as lack of education, political fatigue, and the fact that likeable people are able to ...
    • Reasonable or innocent : the innocent construction rule in Illinois 

      Hamilton, Liz (Northern Illinois University, 1984)
      An examination of the legal concept of "innocent construction" in the state of Illinois.
    • Reassurance Seeking as Mediator Between Memory Confidence and Test Performance 

      Kingzette, Alexia M.,1998-- (Northern Illinois University, 2019-05-02)
      Test-related safety behaviors, referred to as reassurance seeking, are involved in the underlying processes that maintain test anxiety and are associated with lower performance on standardized exams. The pilot and main ...
    • Recent advances in biological weapons detection 

      Patton-Fehrman, Lore (Northern Illinois University, 2002)
      The events at the end of2001 have made the threat from biological weapons a critical issue and a matter for public concern and safety. The detection and identification of a biological weapon with a portable device in a ...
    • Recognition of asset impairment: A Comparison of Recognition Criteria 

      Leedy, Tracey D. (Northern Illinois University, 1992)
      This report examines the accounting for the impairment of long-lived assets and identifiable intangibles as discussed in the Financial Accounting Standards Board Discussion Memorandum No. 098-B. This report specifically ...
    • Reconstruction and analysis of skeletal remains from Wedron mounds : a late woodland site in Wedron, IL 

      Kolatorowicz, Adam (Northern Illinois University, 2002)
      An excavation of Wedron Mounds in Wedron, IL conducted in the 1972 revealed burial mounds containing highly fragmented and incomplete skeletal material from a Native American population dating back to the Late Woodland ...
    • The recruitment of ERK, Cortactin, and WASP in the process of enzymatic secretion of Zymogen granules following CCK stimulation 

      Anderson, Ashley (Northern Illinois University, 2007)
      Cellular secretion has been extensively studied in physiology. It is the process whereby cellular products are released outside the cell for with the pancreatic secretion of digestive enzymes being the best example. The ...
    • "Red Riot" : non-profit organization marketing supporting NIU Men's Basketball 

      Kowynia, Kristin (Northern Illinois University, 2007)
      Northern Illinois University consistently has difficulty with student attendance at athletic events. In response to this, several student groups have been formed in the University's history in an attempt to increase student ...
    • Reducing Stress and Anxiety in Nursing Students Using Music Therapy 

      DuVall, Teagan N., 1997-- (Northern Illinois University, 2018-12-09)
    • Reduction of the unscheduled downtime for the Super Web 

      Pytel, Tamara (Northern Illinois University, 1999)
      This project consisted of working with the Super Web, referred to as the printer, at the Avery Dennison facility located in Rochelle. There was a large amount of downtime associated with the printer. The scheduled downtime ...
    • Refocusing Intelligence: Keeping Intelligence Relevant Beyond the Global War on Terrorism 

      Kollas, Robert (Northern Illinois University, 2011)
      Historically, the intelligence community has been unprepared to meet emerging threats. This is due to intelligence focusing on current and past threats rather than being oriented towards the future. The attacks on 9/11 and ...
    • Regression Analysis of an Announcement of a Stock Split with Fama and French Factors 

      Fernandes, Jennifer (Northern Illinois University, 2005)
      When the standard event study is expanded using the Fama and French factors in the regression analysis of the market reaction to a stock split, significant post-split excess returns are observed on the day of the announcement ...
    • Regulation and role of calcium in pancreatic exocytosis 

      Hanc, Stacey Jeanne (Northern Illinois University, 1998)
      The pancreas is an organ designed to synthesize, package, and release enzymes required by the digestive system. These enzymes are packaged in secretory vesicles and are released by exocytosis following stimulation of the ...
    • Regulation of rubisco in purple nonsulfur bacteria 

      Cohn, Amy (Northern Illinois University, 1999)
      Rubisco is an enzyme that catalyzes the first reaction in the Calvin Cycle in photosynthesis. Since it is a poor catalyst, research has attempted to improve the rate at which it fixes carbon because this could in turn ...