The Undergraduate Publications collection contains a selection of papers and presentations by Sacred Heart University students. Papers below may also be found under Undergraduate Publications within the various academic departments in this depository.

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Submissions from 2019

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Sacred Heart University Scholar, Volume 3, Number 1

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Table of Contents (Sacred Heart University Scholar)

Steady, Aim, Shoot: A Research Analysis on First Person Shooter Games and Behavior, Kelly Aarons

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Heart Failure Education on an Intermediate Care Unit to prevent readmission, Samantha Abbott

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The Sociological, Religious, Psychological, and Media Influences on Corporal Punishment, Deanna Aliperti

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Keeping the Special in Special Education, Amanda Amiano

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Discrimination in Ballet, Jacquelynn Balacki

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The Role of Investing: How Finance is Affecting an Individual’s Well-Being, Ramiro Balaguer

The Ethics Surrounding the Rise of Genetically Modified Humans, Cassidy Baldauf

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The Effect of Environmental Change on GDP, Jackson V. Barliant

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Science of Batteries, Nathaniel Barone, Stephen Bader, Kaya Tolga, and Michael Altis

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Effects of Stress on Undergraduate Nursing Students, Josh Belluche

“The Necessity of Maternity Leave”, Dana Beneventano

Benefits of Societal Implementation of Artificial Intelligence, Allison Bertolozzi

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The World Trade Center 1993 Attack vs. Osama Bin-Laden’s Fatwa as Causes of the September 11, 2001 Terror Attack, Jessica Bland

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Virtually Reincarnated, Ryan Boolukos

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Effects of Adolescent Bisphenol-A Exposure on Memory and Spine Density in Ovariectomized Female Rats: Adolescence vs Adulthood, Rachel E. Bowman, Jennifer Hagedorn, Emma Madden, and Maya Frankfurt

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Effects of the Invasive Asian Shore Crab, Hemigrapsus sanguineus, on New England Trophic Cascade: Diet and Predation, Madison Bradley

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Assessing creativity in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) in a controlled setting, Madison Bradley, Fabiana Persic, and Ryan Sledzik

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Gender Stereotypes of Toys in Target, Gabrielle L. Branciforti

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The Dynamics of the Logistic Map and Difference Equations, Michael Bubolo

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The Impact of Participation in Athletics on Neurological and Psychological Health and the Ability to Compete, Sean Burke

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The Negative Effects of Workplace Gender Bias and Strategies for Improvement, Samantha Byalick

Women in STEM, Lucinda Cahill and Rianna Rodrigues

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Frequency of Biomechanical Faults in the Functional Movement Screen Overhead Deep Squat in Physically Active Individuals, Louis Castro

QI Therapies in the Medical Surgical Setting, Marissa Chiarenza

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Return to Learn Policies for Sport Related Concussions, Katelyn Christian, Jennie Boisvert, and Lindsey Spitz

Women in the World: Global Connections in British Women's Travel Writing 1780-1850, Carissa V. Dagostino, Monica A. Devine, Ashley V. Engle, Kelly H. Hendricks, Danielle K. Hickey, Daniela E. Sznaj, Delia E. Thornton, Deanna Vivirito, Zoe Wollert, and Alexandria K. Yeranossian

Psychological and Physiological Implications of Hiking, Michaela Davies and Julianna Morrone

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A Spectrum for Children with Cerebral Palsy in Order to Improve Quality of Life, Gionna DeCola, Brittany Carbone, and Lindsay Corallo

Fake News, Evan Denny

Restoration of Coastal Meadows at Stratford Point CT: Is Native Plant Seeding the Best Method?, Adeline DeStasio, Christina Glavan, and Brenden Benitez

Water Filter Assessment in Guatemala, Julia M. DiBiccari, Tiffany M. Anderson, Riley T. Cassin, Christina N. Confessore, Paige N. Lender, and Allyson Noble

Music and its Benefits for College-Age Students, Jody DiCicco

Needs Assessment of the Youth Population in a Small Rural Town, Lizete Dos Santos

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Savant Syndrome; Benefits of Mainstream and Alternative Education, Margo Douglas

The Evolution of DNA in Criminal Justice, Ashley Driscoll

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The Evolution of the Criminal Justice System through DNA Sequencing, Ashley Driscoll

"Do 'Living Shorelines' Provide Habitat for Local Fauna in Long Island Sound?", Mary Dushay

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The Ethics of an Unlicensed Medical Practitioner, Charles C. Escott

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OneVOne, Nicholas Fabrizio, James Schneider, and Jesse Giuffre

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Six Feet Under: An Environmental, Financial, and Cultural Examination of Death and Disposal in Modern America, Grace Falvey

Music Therapy and Alzheimer's Disease, Emily Farina

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The Controversial Nature of Vaccinations, Emily Farina

A Coaches’ Role in Identifying, Guiding, and Preventing Athletes with Eating Disorders: A Critically Appraised Topic, Cynthia Felizardo

Next Season's Fashion Styling Our Live's Today, Erin FitzGerald

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Early Mobilization After Surgery, Taylor Flohr

Women Breaking the Glass Ceiling In Corporate Business, Caroline Flynn

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Commercial Advertising and How It Enforces Gender Stereotypes Among Children, Abigail Frisoli

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How Commercial Advertising Enforces Gender Stereotypes among Children and the Ways This Affects Them Psychologically, Abigail Frisoli

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The Effects of Family Structure in Childhood on Young Adult Peer Relationships, Rosanna Furano

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Accounting and Nursing Remaining Gender Specific, Kaitlin Gallagher

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Immigration: How the Media Influences Your Perception, Leela Gallucci

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Power Ten: The Demands of the Student-Athlete and the Dynamics of the Collegiate Rower, Kalliopi Gatzoflias

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Long-Term Postural Stability Deficits from Chronic Concussion Exposure, Joseph Giacomo and Abigail Bayzath

Meeting a Community Need: Health Education for Preadolescent Girls in Rural Guatemala, Gabriella Giannone, Erica Heins, Darby Quinn, Melissa Sciarrone, and Victoria Scognamiglio

Work-Life Balance and The Impacts, Jessica Giglio

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The Impact of the Opioid Epidemic: Historical, Healthcare and Societal Perspectives, Nicole Giordano

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The Value of a Sports Franchise: The Influence of Coaches, Fans, and Players, Montgomery Gray

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The Value of Sports Teams: The Influence of Coaches, Fans, and Players on Value, Montgomery Gray

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Human Trafficking: A Deep Dive into Modern Slavery, Annabeth Gullo

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The Impacts of the Hearings of Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill, and Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford on Female Voting Behavior, Kaylee Hale

Working In a Cross-Cultural Context, Erica Hayden and Caroline Fischer

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Creativity in Artificial Intelligence as a Mean to Advance the Medical Field, Ryan Hayes

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Bilateral Weight Distribution Asymmetry in the Functional Movement Screen Deep Squat, Mary Hemmer

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Affects of Budgets on Creativity and Revenue, Michael John Iadevaia

Decision Tools for Transporting Critically-Ill Pediatric Patients & Parents, Anthony Iandoli

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Gendering Toys: How Pink and Blue Define Life Outcomes for Children, Laura James

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Overcoming the Barriers of Poverty: Intersectionality and Single Black Mothers of P.T. Barnum Apartments, Laura James

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Overcoming the Barriers of Poverty: Intersectionality and Single Black Mothers of P.T. Barnum Apartments, Laura James

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Art in the Museum, Christopher Janneck

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Di-butyl phthalate (DBP) Induces Craniofacial Defects during Embryonic Development in Zebrafish, Tanner Jergensen, Danielle Cusmano, and Nicole Roy

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Yoga: Paths to Pain and Peace, Avni Kapadia

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Policies Related to the Inclusion and Exclusion of Transgender Athletes for High Level Collegiate and Professional Sports, Ioana Kondareva

Tracking Calories: Validity of Wearable Activity Monitors, Kayla Kowalczyk, Bianca De Lucia, Jessica Wade, and Victoria Lynch

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How Consumer Behavior in the 1930’s-1940’s Differed from Today, John Krusinski

How Management Relates to The Success of a Professional Sport League: A look at the NBA and NFL, Joseph LaRocca

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How Management Relates to The Success of a Professional Sport League: A look at the NBA and NFL, Joseph LaRocca

The Role of Competitive Interactions, Phenolics, and Feeding by Mesograzers in Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum Spicatum) Invasions, Jenna Larson

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The Role of Competitive Interactions, Phenolics, and Feeding by Mesograzers in Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum Spicatum) Invasions, Jenna Larson and Rachel DeMarzo

Mental Health in College Athletics, Kristin LaSance

The Tender Turn: Ambivalence toward Brunetto Latini and Homosexuality in Inferno XV, Tyler Lascola

Achieving Organizational Buy In While Embracing Analytics in the World of Hockey, Alexander Lauber

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Social Behavior in Belugas (Delphinapterus leucas), Stephanie N. Leson, Ashley F. Penczynzyn, Erin S. Perotta, and Garrett P. Roy

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Singularity and the Threat of Artificial Intelligence, Ryan Litwin

Comparison of Planktonic Microbial Diversity in Two Watersheds on the Dingle Peninsula, Nicole Longo

Executive Function and Motor Control in Preschoolers, Julie Lopes

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Lessons from Abroad: Perspectives on Indian Culture, Lauren J. Lyver and Ashley N. Saenz

The Perceived Discrimination of Homeless Individuals Within Healthcare, Rachel Major

Impact of the Natural World on Human Health and Culture, Jacob Makoujy

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An Experience of a Lifetime: Working in a Cross-Cultural Environment, William Mastroni, Trevor J. Godston, and Ilya Boyd

Relations Among Lifestyle Variables and Weight Retention in Postpartum Women, Jessica Mastropietro

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The Association of Co-occurring Health Risk Behaviors and Mental Health in College Students, Laila McGeorge, Hailey Loreth, Tracy Nguy, and Abdullah Alavi

Artificial Intelligence and Its Use in Physical Therapy, Brianna McInerney

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Turnover Rate: Walmart, Sarah McMann

Societal Expectations of Childrearing in Female Doctors Compared to Nurses, Rianna McNamee

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Sexual Assault of United States Olympic Athletes: Gymnastics, Taekwondo, and Swimming, Chloe Meenan

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Sexual Assault of United States Olympic Athletes: Gymnastics, Taekwondo, and Swimming, Chloe Meenan

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Therapy Dogs as a Wellness Incentive for Stress Management on a College Campus, Daniela Mercado, Sophie Barbagallo, and Olivia Downey

Alternative Methods of Treatment for Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease, Amanda Miller