Recent Thesis Topics

Recent Thesis Titles

Chop Suey and Pastrami Sandwiches: An Examination of Chinese American and Jewish American Restaurants in the Americanization of Immigrants in New York City from the End of the Nineteenth Century to the Early-to-Mid Twentieth Century

Gender Bending Fashion: Deconstructing Dress Amid a Gender Revolution

The Legacy of Taylor vs. Board of Education of City School District of New Rochelle, 1961

Diversity or Inclusion: The Trust Gap Between Black Student Organizations and Cornell University

Crack(s) in the System: Local Perspectives on a National Crisis

Land of the free, home(s) of the brave: How housing affects civic engagement

Worlds Apart: The Challenges of School Integration Since Brown

Mary Cassatt’s Modernity: Redefining the Flâneur

Meeting Across Boundaries: Environmental Determinism and the Works of Richard Wright and William Faulkner

Speaking Truth to Power: The Art & Practice of the Black Woman's Intersectionality

"Get Big or Get Out": Roots and Ramifications of the 1973 Farm Bill

“The Last of the Cayugas:” Tracing a Narrative of Erasure in the Memorialization of Chief Logan in Auburn, New York

Collegiate Sexual Assault: The Intersectional Relationship Between Legislation, Media, and Campus Climate

Woman, Interrupted: Second-Wave Feminism and Women's Madness

Driving Aztlán

"Anyone's guess but his what world it was": Nathaniel Mackey's Wor(l)dless Reaches

Breaking Bad as Making Good: Prescriptive Ideology and Capital Accumulation

Biocatalogs: Pathological Bodies, Commercial Magazines, and the DIY Eugenics Project

David Mamet's Political Reorientation and its Effect on His Writing Career

An Analysis of Arguments About Pell Grants for Prisoners

Negotiating the Immigrant Culinary Identity: A Comparative Analysis of Filipino and Vietnamese Restaurateurs in New York City