Directed Honors Projects

Vanessa Velez

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Senior Honors Thesis: “How Engineering Companies Approach Sex and Gender in Employee Manuals.” Spring 2017. I served as Ms. Velez's Thesis Advisor for this interdisciplinary project, which studied the role of gendered rhetoric and how it affects women's experience inclusion in engineering companies.

Whitney Lewis

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Course-Contracted Honors Project for ENGL 2329: American Women’s Life-Writing: “Jenny Lawson’s Impact on Social Stigma through Relatability.” Spring 2018. I served as Ms. Lewis's Advisor for this project, which studied the role of humor in destigmatizing mental health issues. 

Charlotte Stubbins

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Course-Contracted Honors Project for ENGL 2303: Performing Dis/ability: “The Untold Truth of Flowers for Algernon.” Spring 2019. I served as Ms. Stubbins's Advisor for this project, which examined multiple adaptations of Flowers for Algernon