Graduate Liberal Studies Program

Student Projects and Final Project Defenses

Master of Arts in Liberal Studies (MALS) Final Project Defenses

Fall 2015

All Fall 2015 final project defenses are complete. Congratulations

Tara Goodwin successfully defended her MALS final project titled "The Language of Change: Gendered Language and Dominant Discourse in Nonprofit Grant Writing" at 9 am on Monday, November 23, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Shannon Jones successfully defended her MALS final project titled "Letters to My Son" at 1 pm on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

David Smith successfully defended his MALS final project titled "The Small Black Church's Impact on Black Rural Communities in Jacksonville, Onslow, North Carolina" at 3:30 pm on Tuesday, December 1, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Jessica Garrison successfully defended her MALS final project titled "Hear Me Roar: Confessions and Stories" at 10 am on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

John McKee successfully defended his MALS final project titled "An Analysis of the Government Land Acquisition for Marine Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina" at 3 pm on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Kari Myrtle successfully defended her MALS final project titled "Now and Forevermore: The Creation of a Website to Help You Remember" at 4 pm on Thursday, December 3, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Toni Whiteman successfully defended her MALS final project titled "NThe Art of Stuttering" on Thursday, December 3, 2015 in Bear 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Summer 2015

There were no final project defenses during Summer 2015.

Spring 2015

All Spring 2015 final project defenses are complete. Congratulations!

Georgia Morgan successfully defended her MALS final project titled "The Persian Gulf War and Me" at 10 am on Monday, April 20, 2015 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Jarrett Piner successfuly defended his MALS final project titled "Yoga, with Style" at 2 pm on Monday, April 20, 2015 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Lee Ann Adams successfully defended her MALS final project titled "Lee Ann's Wanderlust" at 10 am on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Karen Comstock successfully defended her MALS final project titled "The Corn Goddess vs Monsanto" at 2:30 pm on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in the Education Building, Room 266. Karen presented via WebEx.

Tracey Santana successfully defended her MALS final project titled "Sokay's Blues" at 1:30 pm on Thursday, April 30, 2015 in Bear Hall, Room 110 (GLS Conference Room).

Last Update: February 8, 2016