The items in this collection are the senior honors theses produced by the students of the Honors College at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Access to this collection is open to the entire global research community.

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  • Voltage-Gated Calcium Channels and Tenocyte Response to Oxidative Stress 

    Tran, Stephen (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2016-05-01)
    Voltage-gated channels are important for excitable cells, such as neurons or muscle cells. Surprisingly, they have been described, at the gene expression and protein levels, in nonexcitable cells such as bone, kidney, ...
  • Innovation Management: A Shifting Paradigm to Innovation Management Styles, Culture, and Strategies 

    Stahl, Clara (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2016-05-01)
    The purpose of the thesis is to analyze historical management viewpoints to gain an understanding of the fundamentals of management in order to evaluate current trends. Scientific management, classical management viewpoints, ...
  • Being and Humor 

    Harvey, Sydney (University of Missouri--Kansas City, 2016-05-25)
    Being and Humor is an original philosophic thesis exploring the connection between the study of phenomenology and the human concept of humor. Humor is the cure for the ego with out losing ones persona; but it is dependent ...