Each semester the Liberal Studies Awards Committee presents the Wendy J. Wenner Outstanding Thesis Award to a student whose LIB 495 Capstone thesis paper is nominated by their Capstone instructor. The award is presented during the Senior Showcase celebration held the Wednesday of exam week.

 

 

 

Julie A. Kane
Fall 2013

Thesis Title:
An Integrative Approach to Discovering the Benefits of
Environmental Education and Nature Experiences

Emphasis Area:
Environmental Leadership

                            
 

Annette M. Nelson
Winter 2013

Thesis Title:
Biophilia: Examining Our Relationship with Nature
and its Influence on an Environmental Mindset

Emphasis Area:
Sociology, Psychology, and
the Environment

                            
 

Kathryn Smidstra
Fall 2012

Thesis Title:
Commitment to Consciousness:
Cultivating the Capability of Mindfulness in Learning

Emphasis Area:
Education, Philosophy and
Religious Studies

                                                                                                                                
 

Andrea Marz
Winter 2012

Thesis Title:
Urban Food Deserts: An Interdisciplinary Analysis

 

Emphasis Area: 
Sustainability in Theory and Practice:
Environmental and Social Justice

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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