2010 Master's Projects


Author:Abraham, Naomi
Title: Reverse Migration: First Generation Americans Return Back to Their Parents' Homeland
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Print

Author:Abu Ata, Alex
Title: The Church of Immigrants
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:Abubaker, Sarveen
Title: The Great American Dream, 2010
Advisor: Jacob Levenson
Format: Print

Author:Adams, Nathaniel
Title: New World, Ancient Divide: The Armanious Murders and the Egyptians of Jersey City
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Adkins, Leslie Elise
Title: The Silent Struggle: Binge Eating and Bulimia in the Black Female Community
Advisor: Marguerite Holloway
Format: Print

Author:Al Ramahi, Tala Ismail
Title: Hijabi Monologues: Muslim American Women and the Veil
Advisor: Arlene Morgan
Format: Print

Author:Al-Zibdeh, Samar Mahmoud
Title: The time to bid my farewell to New York and to reflect on whom I have been
Advisor: Laura Muha
Format: Print

Author:Alessi, Christopher A.
Title: A Small School in Brooklyn: The failure of the Khalil Gibran International Academy and the question of Arab-American identity in post-9/11 New York City
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Alfred, Eno
Title: Exploring the Underground Sub-Culture: Horrocore
Advisor: Dody Tsiantar
Format: Print

Author:Anderson, Marvin
Title: Carmen's Place
Advisor: Jonathan Weiner
Format: Print

Author:Anderson, Robert
Title: CHARACTERS OF GOWANUS: Citizens inspired by the possibilities in and around the contaminated Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn
Advisor: Arlene Morgan, Derrick Henry
Format: New Media
URL: http://www.charactersofgowanus.com

Author:Andrews, Winnie
Title: Vibrations: The Changing Languages of Deafness in the Age of the Cochlear Implant
Advisor: Addie Rimmer, John Smock
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/vibrations.html

Author:Aparicio, Diego
Title: VESTED INTERESTS: Documenting Ecuadorian artists working in New York
Advisor: Lynda Richardson
Format: Print

Author:Apostolou, Nikolia
Title: The Refugee Syndrome: A multimedia project on the mental aspects of Bhuntanese refugees in the Bronx
Advisor: Duy Linh Tu
Format: New Media
URL: http://refugeesyndrome.com

Author:Araya, Kibkabe
Title: Without Wheat: The High Cost of Living Gluten-Free
Advisor: Neil Hickey
Format: Print

Author:Baage, Natalia
Title: Time for Primetime: Inside the world of mixed martial arts, following Uriah Hall through the thick and thin of his career
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Badkar, Mamta
Title: Music and the Tourettic Mind
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:Bailey, Spencer
Title: That Crazy Calmness
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Balyan, Nusha
Title: Living on Thin Ice: Marriage Fraud among Illegal Immigrants
Advisor: Jonathan Weiner
Format: Print

Author:Baynes, Terry
Title: The Women or the Egg: Which Comes First?
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Bengsch, Danielle
Title: The Future's Dirty Little Secret - Climate Change and New York City's Sewers
Advisor: Jonathan Weiner
Format: Print

Author:Berg, Alex
Title: Pregnant and in Prison: A growing number of prison nurseries are giving incarcerated women a chance to care for their newborns - and a chance for their newborns to thrive.
Advisor: Barbara Kantrowitz
Format: Print

Author:Blackshere, Ryann
Title: The Fifth Floor: Black Students at Stuyevsant High School
Advisor: William Grueskin
Format: Print

Author:Boals, Connor
Title: Bad Dogs or Bad Owners? Pit bull ban in the projects brings breed's reputation into question
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Brittain, Amy
Title: The Case That Won't Close: A doctor, steroids, HGH, and seven deaths
Advisor: Sandy Padwe
Format: Print

Author:Brookland, Jennifer
Title: Orishas in America
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Brown, Sierra
Title: Singled Out: How Successful, Single Black Women are Racing the Clock
Advisor: Laura Muha, Bob Sacha
Format: New Media
URL: http://www.sheissingledout.com

Author:Brown, Taylor Kate
Title: A Social Economy: Dreamwidth's New-Old Business Model
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Browne, Lauren
Title: Women and the Surgical Workforce Crisis
Advisor: Marguerite Holloway
Format: Print

Author:Butrymowicz, Sarah
Title: Hostos Lincoln and the Early College Initiative: How one South Bronx high school is trying to get at-risk students to and through college
Advisor: Levenson, Jacob
Format: Print

Author:Castillo, Michelle
Title: Say Halo: Girl gamers believe their time is now
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Chacko, Diya S.
Title: Learning to Design by Designing to Learn: The Latest Trend in Educational Games
Advisor: Marguerite Holloway
Format: Print

Author:Chan, Amanda
Title: The stakes: One family's journey into gifted kindergarten
Advisor: Jacob Levenson
Format: Print

Author:Chan, Candice
Title: Lung Cancer: The Invisible Killer Americans Choose to Ignore
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Chavkin, Sasha
Title: Deadly Harvest: A Lethal Epidemic and the World Bank's Bittersweet Loan
Advisor: Sheila Coronel
Format: Print

Author:Chen, Angela
Title: Defiance and Fear: Fighting For an Invisible Cause
Advisor: Trevor Brown
Format: Print

Author:Chen, Jack
Title: Flushing's Asian American Prep Academies: Students, Stereotypes, and Survival
Advisor: Andie Tucher
Format: Print

Author:Chen, Lulu
Title: Biao Hui
Advisor: Amy Singer
Format: Print

Author:Chen, Stefanos
Title: Tomorrow's DREAM: Undocumented Americans on the verge of living
Advisor: Todd Gitlin
Format: Print

Author:Cho, Lenore
Title: Title IX: Leveling the Playing Field
Advisor: Nicholas Lemann
Format: Print

Author:Chutel, Lynsey
Title: African to African-American: The Tension between African-Americans and African Immigrants in the South Bronx
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:Collins, David
Title: Going Out Gracefully
Advisor: William Grueskin, Rhoda Lipton, Betsy Race
Format: Print

, Video

Author:Colliton, Anna
Title: Old Fiddlers and Dirty Kids: The Changing Face of the Old Time Music Scene in Brooklyn
Advisor: Karen Stabiner
Format: Print

Author:Crowell, Jon
Title: America's Plot Against Her Techno-Industrial Meat Sellers
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:Dasgupta, Sonia
Title: Koreatown: Living the American Dream, Missing Home
Advisor: Karen Stabiner
Format: Print

Author:de Mellow, James
Title: Ethnicity and Change in New York's Cosmopolitan Soccer League
Advisor: Tom Edsall
Format: Print

Author:Dehesdin, Cecile
Title: Transgender New Yorkers battle to get included in hate crimes law
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author:Deng, Chao
Title: Health Care in the Internet Age
Advisor: Lars Hoel
Format: Radio

Author:Deoudes, Angelica Spanos
Title: Gay Republicans, Finding a Place in the GOP
Advisor: Mitra Kalita
Format: Print

Author:Dhingra, Divrina
Title: The New Face of Tradition at Flushing's Ganesha Temple
Advisor: Robin Schatz
Format: Print

Author:Dixon, Darius Ajani
Title: Unwanted Territory: A New Chapter for Gowanus
Advisor: Arlene Morgan
Format: Print

Author:Dooley, Jeff
Title: Pieces of a Puzzle: Human Trafficking in New York City
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Dreier, Frederick
Title: The Pulse of American Boxing Beats at Gleason's Gym in Brooklyn
Advisor: Sandy Padwe
Format: Print

Author:Dunsmuir, Lindsay
Title: Asperger Syndrome: The Complexities of Naming
Advisor: Jacob Levenson
Format: Print

Author:Efrem, Maia
Title: Working the Mall: Israeli Trend of Out of Country Seasonal Work Finds Its Ways to the United States
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Egan, Patrick
Title: Lottery Losers: The Tough Luck of the New York Lottery
Advisor: Andie Tucher
Format: Print

Author:El-Hennawy, Noha
Title: PEDDLING DREAMS
Advisor: Laura Muha, Bob Sacha
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/peddlingdreams.html

Author:El-Khidir, Rawiya
Title: Trapped in the Crescent: Stories from New York's Gay Muslim Community
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Fairey, Ashlee
Title: The Bridge of Introspection: How New York-based artists navigate between Western culture and Iranian heritage
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Fellman, Sam
Title: Swamped: Is New York Ready for Tomorrow's Storms?
Advisor: Robert Love
Format: Print

Author:Fitzharris, Dustin
Title: The Influence Soap Operas Have Had on Society
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Fleming, Colin J.
Title: The Unlikely Yogi
Advisor: Dale Maharidge
Format: Print

Author:Foxx, Ashley
Title: Singled Out: How Successful, Single Black Women are Racing the Clock [see Brown, Sierra]
Advisor: Laura Muha, Bob Sacha
Format: New Media
URL: http://www.sheissingledout.com

Author:Fung, Althea A.
Title: Deprived of Mind: Struggling to Remember in Nursing Homes
Advisor: Karen Stabiner
Format: Print

Author:Gallo, Bradley
Title: ELI HALLIWELL, JORDAN MALLAH
Advisor: Rhoda Lipton, Betsy Rate
Format: Video

Author: Gallo, Bradley
Title: The Answer My Friend, is in the Slacker Generation: Why the easily dismissed Generation Xers may be the leaders we need to guide us out of this economic meltdown
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author: Gebrekidan, Selamawit Berhe
Title: U.S.A. vs. khat: How a cultural pastime became the legal nemesis of Somalis in New York
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Geier, Chris
Title: The Final Reel: A film industry practice that's killing independent theaters and dictating where we see movies
Advisor: Neil Hickey
Format: Print

Author:Geisweiller, Barnabe
Title: The Gaza Freedom March
Advisor: Larry Heinzerling
Format: Print

Author:Gharib, Ali
Title: Giving Just Peace a Chance: Young Jews' Fresh Eyes See Middle Road
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Gibson, Megan
Title: Bearing the Burden of Bearing Witness
Advisor: Geraldine Emily Baum
Format: Print

Author:Gorjestani, Kethevane
Title: The Thrill of Victory, the Agony of Retirement: How Professional Athletes Struggle to Find Life Beyond the Locker Room
Advisor: David Klatell, Laura Muha
Format: Print, Video

Author:Gottipati, Sruthi
Title: Abuse, Asylum and After: The law allows immigrant women who suffered sexual abuse in their homelands to apply for asylum in the US - or does it?
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Graham, Bryan Armen
Title: New York City boxing gyms on the ropes
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author: Griffin, Donal
Title: A Very Modern Scam
Advisor: Sheila Coronel
Format: Print

Author:Guerda, Yasmina A.
Title: CHILD SEXUAL ABUSE AND ULTRA-ORTHODOX JEWS: BUILDING TRUST IN SECULAR JUSTICE
Advisor: Tom Edsall
Format: Print

Author:Gupta, Radhika
Title: SEEN AND UNSEEN STRUGGLES IN CHELSEA: AN AMERICAN DREAM UNRAVELLED
Advisor: Kelly McMasters
Format: Print

Author:Hamdan, Sara
Title: Is Dance Dying?
Advisor: Karen Stabiner
Format: Print

Author:Harris, Ashley
Title: BREAKING DOWN BRIGHTENERS: AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT THE SKIN-LIGHTENING, WHITENING AND BRIGHTENING INDUSTRY
Advisor: Michael Miller
Format: Print

Author:Hart, Leslie
Title: The Era of Ragtime Has Ended, But the Director Journeys On: With Broadway on Her Resume, Marcia Milgrom Dodge Seeks Her Next Big Break
Advisor: Alisa Solomon
Format: Print

Author:Hasselle, Della
Title: The Arturella Story: A Look at Gay Dance in the Bronx
Advisor: James Marcus
Format: Print

Author:Hatch, Ryan
Title: It's Not About Basketball Anymore
Advisor: Jack Cavanaugh
Format: Print

Author: Hellmund, Wanda
Title: Camera and checkbook - New York's Film Industry Hit Hard by the Financial Crisis
Advisor: David Klatell
Format:

Author:Henderson, Artis
Title: Met While Incarcerated
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Hennessy, Matthew
Title: Right on the Money
Advisor: John Smock
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/masters/2009/mdh2134/rightonthemoney.mov

Author:Henry, Renea
Title: Black Tigers with Orange Stripes
Advisor: Elena Cabral
Format: Print

Author:Horowitz, Rachael
Title: To Teacher, Progress Can't be Quantified
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Hotz, Alexander
Title: The Startup: Four entrepreneurs battle the odds in Gotham
Advisor: Carla Baranauckas, John Smock
Format: New Media
URL: http://nyc30.com

Author:Howard, Jennifer
Title: Burlesque: Going All the Way
Advisor: Jaime Bedrin
Format: Print, Radio

Author:Huisman, Matthew
Title: Up in the Air: The degradation of pilot lifestyles in the post-deregulation airline industry
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Huval, Rebecca
Title: The Village Voices
Advisor: Robin Schatz
Format: Print

Author:Ince, Elif
Title: New Town, Old Values: In The Quiet Streets of Sunnyside, Queens, a Turkish-American Woman Reconciles Two Worlds
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author:Irani, Jehangir
Title: Shades of Grey
Advisor: Rhoda Lipton, Betsy Rate
Format: Video

Author:Irani, Jehangir
Title: Exploring the Financial, Artistic, and Technological Merits of the Motion Comic
Advisor: David Hajdu
Format: Print

Author: Johnson, Alec E.
Title: A troubled teen's rocky path to redemption in Manhattan Youth Part
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Johnson-Kim, Daniel
Title: Long March Home: A multimedia examination of veterans homelessness
Advisor: Derrick Henry, Arlene Morgan
Format: New Media
URL: http://www.longmarchhome.org

Author:Joyce, Jaime
Title: Inmate Firefighter Fatalities in the 1990 Arizona Dude Fire
Advisor: Sam Freedman
Format: Print

Author: Julius, Amanda
Title: A New Kind of Blue Period
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Kamal, Dunia
Title: From Tent to Promise
Advisor: Dody Tsiantar
Format: Print

Author: Kasrawi, Omar
Title: Two Decades of Heart Transplantations
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Kennedy, Meredith
Title: What's for Lunch? Serving up salads with a side of wellness in New York City
Advisor: Addie Rimmer, Rebecca Leung
Format: New Media
URL: http://whatsforlunchnyc.com

Author: Keshner, Andrew
Title: Staring down deportation: Facing the separation from his wife and children, one Upper Manhattan man fights his deportation from this country. Meanwhile the debate continues on whether America should give second chances to some immigrants with criminal records.
Advisor: Arlene Schneider
Format: Print

Author:Kessel, David
Title: How Do You Autograph a Kindle? A Disintegrating Handwriting Culture, the Loss of Physicality, and What They Reveal About our Changing Social Values
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Kiladze, Timothy
Title: Making It Work
Advisor: David Klatell
Format: Print

Author:King, Alexandra
Title: Bed bugs and beyond
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Radio

Author:King, Bessie
Title: Early Onset Alzheimer's and Its Effects on Caregivers
Advisor: Rachael Combe
Format: Print

Author:Kirchner, Lauren
Title: Deciding the Fate of Admiral's Row
Advisor: William Grueskin
Format: Print, Photo CD

Author:Klocke, Kirk Thomas
Title: Global Merchant Shipping Industry Copes With Maritime Piracy
Advisor: Jaime Bedrin
Format: Radio

Author:Kollmann, Peter
Title: Iona's Team
Advisor: Helen Benedict
Format: Print

Author:Koopmans, Kelly L.
Title: Fight Over The Bike: Efforts to implement bike lanes face controversy and debate
Advisor: Laura Muha, Rhoda Lipton, Betsy West
Format: Print, Video

Author:Kulkarni, Shefali S.
Title: The Heart of the Matter: Language Barriers in the Healthcare Industry
Advisor: Jacob Levenson
Format: Print

Author:Kumar, K.S. Nikhil
Title: NYC SLUDGE
Advisor: Wayne Barrett, Renee Feltz
Format: New Media
URL: http://nycsludge.com

Author: Kumar, Sujay
Title: Infinite Playground: Leaping, flipping and running through the movement of parkour
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Kusisto, Laura
Title: No Bailout: The Recession is Killing the Bail Industry and We Should Care
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Labbe, Chine
Title: An Imam on a Mission
Advisor: Addie Rimmer, Rebecca Leung
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/imamonamission/

Author:Lampard, Andrew
Title: Building Castles in the Sky: The Bronx, the Kingsbridge Armory and one Croation immigrant's American dream
Advisor: Trevor Brown
Format: Print

Author:Lavrusik, Vadim
Title: The Startup: Four entrepreneurs battle the odds in Gotham [see Hotz, Alexander]
Advisor: Carla Baranauckas, John Smock
Format: New Media
URL: http://nyc30.com

Author:Lee, Aaron G.
Title: COMMUNITY PHARMACISTS ON THE EDGE: COMPETITION, CHALLENGES, AND CHANGES IN FEDERAL POLICY
Advisor: June Cross
Format: Print

Author:Lee, Jane J.
Title: A Changing Landscape: Asian Art in New York's Arts Market
Advisor: Alisa Solomon
Format: Print

Author:Lennard, Natasha
Title: The revival of New York's squat movement
Advisor: Dale Maharidge
Format: Print

Author: Lester, Shawna-Kaye
Title: The Epilogue: After Domestic Abuse, Do you heal?
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Leyva, Jose
Title: La vida es preciosa: fighting against suicide among Hispanic teenagers
Advisor: Curtis Brainard
Format: Print

Author:Li, Victor
Title: Battleground State: The Fight to Legalize Mixed Martial Arts in New York
Advisor: Jack Cavanaugh
Format: Print

Author:Lieberman, Dan
Title: Tired Skies: The Secret, Unsafe World of Flying Cheap on Little Sleep
Advisor: Wayne Barrett
Format: Print

Author:Lin, Miranda
Title: BASIC TRAINING: Student Veterans Learn to Go from War Zones to Classrooms
Advisor: Brent Cunningham
Format: Print

Author:Livesay, Christopher
Title: Pearls Before Swine: How American Health Officials, the Media, and the Public Reacted to the H1N1 Outbreak of 2009
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Radio

Author:London, Ellen
Title: Fallen-Away: Memoirs of a Onetime Catholic
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:MacDougall, Clair
Title: Me Against the World
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Marcus, Stephanie
Title: Not So Dangerous Minds: Inside the Lives and Classrooms of College-Bound Inner-City Kids
Advisor: Brent Cunningham
Format: Print

Author:Markosian, Diana
Title: The Slave Next Door
Advisor: Curtis Brainard
Format: Print

Author:Marshall, Chasen
Title: Love and the Racetrack: Richard Migliore's fortunate life as a jockey
Advisor: Sandy Padwe
Format: Print

Author:Martin, Alyson
Title: A dual fight: parents who are forced to fundraise for their children's cancer treatments
Advisor: Rachael Combe
Format: Print

Author:Martin, Michael
Title: Falun Gong in Flushing
Advisor: Barbara Kantrowitz
Format: Print

Author:Marya, Radhika
Title: THEY FOUGHT TO FLY: FEMALE PILOTS AND THE MILITARY
Advisor: Jacob Levenson
Format: Print

Author:Massa, Amanda
Title: Man's Best Friend As Man's Best Therapy: How The 'Warm Fuzzies' Motivate People Through Rehab
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:McCloskey, Sharon
Title: SCHOOLS FOR SALE: LEVERAGING PHILANTHROPY IN CHARTER SCHOOLS (The Lady Liberty Academy Experience)
Advisor: William Grueskin
Format: Print

Author:McInnis, Frances
Title: He Said, She Said: Fraud, Domestic Abuse and the American Green Card
Advisor: Elena Cabral
Format: Print

Author:Meares, Joel
Title: Grief.com: The Online Grievers Changing The Way We Mourn
Advisor: Helen Benedict
Format: Print

Author:Merrill, Cristina
Title: Unwanted Desires: Can Therapy Help Gays Become Straight?
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author:Meshkinpour, Sanaz
Title: The Wounded Warrior
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Radio

Author:Mhute, Wadzanai
Title: This too shall pass: The story of Marie-Claudine Mukamabano
Advisor: Luisita Torregrosa
Format: Print

Author:Miller, Emily Russo
Title: Transitioning Out of Destitute: A look into the transitional housing model for the homeless living with HIV
Advisor: Nicholas Lemann
Format: Print

Author:Minora, Leslie
Title: Against the Grain: Overcoming the Recession's Grip on New York Restaurants
Advisor: Karen Stabiner
Format: Print

Author:Mirkinson, Jack
Title: Surviving: Maria Ramos and Her Taxi Project
Advisor: Brent Cunningham
Format: Print

Author:Moisse, Katie
Title: Anything But Silent: A profile of Catherine Wolf
Advisor: Rick Firstman
Format: Print

Author:Moodley, Kiran Christopher
Title: Single Room Occupancies in New York City
Advisor: Julianne Welby
Format: Radio

Author:Moran, Benedict
Title: Diversifying Black
Advisor: David Klatell
Format: Print

Author:Mostoller, Charles
Title: Long March Home: A multimedia examination of veterans homelessness [see Johnson-Kim, Daniel]
Advisor: Derrick Henry, Arlene Morgan
Format: New Media
URL: http://www.longmarchhome.org

Author:Mowjood, Sharaf
Title: Ground Zero Mosque - What does it mean to be a Muslim American
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Mukherjee, Sudip P.
Title: Doing Less with Less - The Inefficiencies of High Stakes Testing and Their Misuse in New York City
Advisor: Brent Cunningham
Format: Print

Author: Mutasa, Taremekedzwa
Title: Life on the Streets of Bed-Stuy
Advisor: Julianne Welby
Format: Radio

Author:Myers, Dean
Title: Jazz on a Winter's Night
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Nessen, Stephen
Title: A Special Agent is Watching Your Car
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Neudorf, Paula
Title: The Last American Grand: A Web site on Steinway & Sons, the last major American piano manufacturer
Advisor: Carla Baranauckas, Russell Chun
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/steinway/index.html

Author:Neuhauser, Alan
Title: The Undeterred: Meet America's New Class of Extreme Athlete
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Neumann, Jeanette
Title: Attorney General Andrew Cuomo - The Sherrif of Wall Street
Advisor: Wayne Barrett
Format: Print

Author:Nicks, Denver
Title: The Digital Diaspora: How a coup in Honduras spurred immigrants into action, and why they failed
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Novak, Thaddeus
Title: Outlined Against A Blue-Gray October Blog: Sports Journalism In The Internet Age
Advisor: Sandy Padwe
Format: Print

Author:O'Connor, Clare
Title: An atheist in Harlem: the life and death of Herbert 'Sibanye' Crimes
Advisor: Bruce DeSilva
Format: Print

Author:Okazaki, Shiori
Title: Beyond the Helvetica Man: Could Pictograms Unite the World?
Advisor: Jocelyn Zuckerman
Format: Print

Author:Olster, Scott
Title: What Price College?
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Omar, Ayza
Title: Muslim: Guilty Until Proven Innocent
Advisor: Mitra Kalita
Format: Print

Author: Pathak, Shareen
Title: ARRANGING A MARRIAGE: THE BUSINESS OF INDIAN WEDDINGS
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:Perez, Carmen
Title: The Long Road Home: A look at growing up Latino-American in the United States
Advisor: Marty Goldensohn
Format: Radio

Author:Petulla, Samuel
Title: Afghan-American
Advisor: Arlene Morgan
Format: Print

Author:Pham, Sherisse
Title: Chinese Satellite Babies
Advisor: Laura Muha, June Cross
Format: Video

Author:Phenicie, Carolyn B.
Title: Making Dough from Everyday Eats: The Rise of Healthy Living Blogs
Advisor: Jocelyn Zuckerman
Format: Print

Author:Philip, Siddharth
Title: State of Disrepair: Is New York City's subway headed towards another decline?
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Phillips, Veronica J.
Title: Your Brain on Climate Change
Advisor: Marguerite Holloway
Format: Print

Author:Picker, Leslie
Title: Uninsured Behind the Wheel
Advisor: Lars Hoel
Format: Radio

Author:Pirolo, Alessia
Title: IN THE NAME OF THE SONS: Stories of the fathers of fallen soldiers
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author: Pisani, Joseph
Title: Street Eats: New York City Street Food Goes Gourmet
Advisor: Beth Whitehouse
Format: Print

Author:Plocienniczak, Monika
Title: One-way Ticket to China
Advisor: Betsy West, Addie Rimmer
Format: Print, Video

Author:Plummer, Mary
Title: Marriage Trends - Love Notes from 2010
Advisor: Jaime Bedrin
Format: Radio

Author:Poppick, Susie
Title: The Last of the Saffron Monks
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author: Portlock, Sarah
Title: CHARACTERS OF GOWANUS: Citizens inspired by the possibilities in and around the contaminated Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn [see Anderson, Robert]
Advisor: Arlene Morgan, Derrick Henry
Format: New Media
URL: http://www.charactersofgowanus.com

Author: Raji, Bayan
Title: A family affair: Profiles on interfaith relationships in the US today
Advisor: Helen Benedict
Format: Print

Author:Rashidian, Nushin
Title: Narcotics Anonymous
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Ratliff, Michael
Title: The Wheel Deal: Getting New York to Pedal
Advisor: Jonathan Weiner
Format: Print

Author:Rawlings, Nate
Title: A Brew Grows in Brooklyn: Commerce, Culture, and Rebirth in Brooklyn's Brewing Industry
Advisor: David Klatell
Format: Print

Author:Razik, Hamid
Title: Fatal Encounter
Advisor: Joshua Wolk
Format: Print

Author:Rehman, Sonya
Title: Srini's story: weakness begets courage
Advisor: Bruce DeSilva
Format: Print

Author:Reuter, Delphine
Title: The green jobs factory
Advisor: Sheila Coronel
Format: Print

Author:Rezvi, Mahawish
Title: An Imam on a Mission [see Labbe, Chine]
Advisor: Addie Rimmer, Rebecca Leung
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/imamonamission/

Author: Richards, Janelle
Title: PEDDLING DREAMS [see El-Hennawy, Noha]
Advisor: Laura Muha, Bob Sacha
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/peddlingdreams.html

Author:Roberts, Daniel B.
Title: Muumuu: The House That Tao Lin Built
Advisor: Brent Cunningham
Format: Print

Author:Rodriguez, Valentina
Title: Maternity versus Mother Nature: How old is too old to get pregnant?
Advisor: Rick Firstman
Format: Print

Author:Rosen, Daniel
Title: Always On Guard: Living with Severe Food Allergies
Advisor: David Blum
Format: Print

Author:Rossi, Victoria
Title: Problems on the Pill
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Rothstein, Caroline
Title: This Indian American Life
Advisor: Kevin Buckley
Format: Print

Author:Rotondaro, Vinnie
Title: The Liminalist
Advisor: Elena Cabral
Format: Print

Author:Ryan, John C.
Title: Green to Gold: Lauren Brenner's March Toward Fitness Stardom
Advisor: Peter Kann
Format: Print

Author:Saadi, Sommer
Title: Sincerely, TS
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Salario, Alizah
Title: Life After Death: Bearing Witness and Surviving the Peace
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Sausser, Lauren
Title: Why they drink: Alcoholism and substance abuse in the food service industry
Advisor: Joshua Wolk
Format: Print

Author:Sawyers, Susan S.
Title: Missing Migdalia: Whatever happened to my Fresh Air Fund friend?
Advisor: Kevin Buckley
Format: Print

Author:Schacherer, Michelle
Title: The Choice to Save Lives: Bone Marrow Donation
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author:Schafer, Isabelle
Title: A gay pastor's destiny in the Evangelical Lutheran Church
Advisor: Bruce DeSilva
Format: Print

Author:Schier, Thorsten
Title: Thunder and Lightning
Advisor: Paula Span
Format: Print

Author:Schneider, Ruth
Title: Red Light Economics: The Great Recession's Effect on New York's Sex Trade
Advisor: Addie Rimmer
Format: Print

Author:Schoenberger, Leonard F.
Title: Cultural Shock - Football Faces the Concussion Issue
Advisor: Sandy Padwe
Format: Print

Author:Sell, Scott
Title: Vibrations: The Changing Languages of Deafness in the Age of the Cochlear Implant [see Andrews, Winnie]
Advisor: Addie Rimmer, John Smock
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/vibrations.html

Author:Seward, Zachary
Title: The Unseen World of Recycling in New York City
Advisor: Julianne Welby
Format: Radio

Author:Sgobbo, Robert
Title: By Unfair Measure? Should Middle School 399 in the Bronx be closed for good?
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author:Shah, Sonal
Title: Crumble in the Bronx: Affordable Housing Losses in New York City
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Shia, Jonathan
Title: Breaking In and Making It: Young Artists and the Great Recession
Advisor: Helen Benedict
Format: Print

Author:Shin, Caroline
Title: A Japanese Fish Story
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Silvers, Emma
Title: Beyond the Barbed Wire: Women After Prison
Advisor: Gwenda Blair
Format: Print

Author:Singh, Ishita
Title: What's for Lunch? Serving up salads with a side of wellness in New York City [see Kennedy, Meredith]
Advisor: Addie Rimmer, Rebecca Leung
Format: New Media
URL: http://whatsforlunchnyc.com

Author:Sinha, Shreeya
Title: Ricocheting Bullets: The Cycle of Psychological Trauma in Gangs and their Victims
Advisor: Bruce Shapiro, Rhoda Lipton, June Cross
Format: Print

Author:Sinha, Shreeya
Title: The Street Veteran, Darker Side of Hope
Advisor: Bruce Shapiro, Rhoda Lipton, June Cross
Format: Video

Author:Sivan, Yoav
Title: Green Stars of David: The Jewish Environmental Revolution
Advisor: Rick Firstman
Format: Print

Author:Smith, Amikka
Title: Young Men on the Rise: A Fatherhood Initiative Program
Advisor: Jaime Bedrin
Format: Radio

Author:Sniderman, Zachary
Title: MERDE: In tough times, the ballet school of American Ballet Theatre finds new talent and new income
Advisor: Trip Gabriel
Format: Print

Author:Snow, Shane D.
Title: Is Foursquare the next Twitter?
Advisor: David Blum
Format: Print

Author:Snyder, Calvin
Title: The House on South Tenth Avenue
Advisor: David Blum
Format: Print

Author:So, Zoe
Title: Obscure Origins: Race, Ethnicity and a Medical Mystery
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Soon, Weilun
Title: The Last American Grand: A Web site on Steinway & Sons, the last major American piano manufacturer [see Neudorf, Paula]
Advisor: Carla Baranauckas, Russell Chun
Format: New Media
URL: http://web.jrn.columbia.edu/newmedia/2010/masters/steinway/index.html

Author:Speri, Alice
Title: From New York to the West Bank - Following US Tax Dollars into Israel's Settlements
Advisor: Larry Heinzerling
Format: Print

Author:Spodek, Yaffi
Title: Seeking a Safe Space: Homelessness in the Gay Community
Advisor: Gwenda Blair
Format: Print

Author:Staab, Amanda
Title: Heroes on Call: Riding with the Hoboken Volunteer Ambulance Corps
Advisor: Michael Shapiro
Format: Print

Author:Steele, Micki
Title: Refugees Pay to Resettle in the United States: Interest-Free Travel Loan Causes Hardship for Many Escaping Persecution
Advisor: David Klatell
Format: Print

Author: Stern, Marlow
Title: BOB BERNEY'S APPARITION
Advisor: Robin Schatz
Format: Print

Author: Stern, Rachel
Title: Being Pro-Life in the Abortion Capital
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Streett, Courtney
Title: To Swallow A Place
Advisor: Julie Hartensten, Ernest Sotomayor
Format: Print

Author:Summers, Mariah
Title: Hartless Island: Where New York City's Stillborns Go for Burial
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author:Tapper, Joshua
Title: Scraping By: The Tragedy of Impoverished Holocaust Survivors
Advisor: James Marcus
Format: Print

Author:Taylor, Derrick Bryson
Title: Stronger: An Undamaged Bond Between Mother and Son Lives on Despite Death
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Thomas, Rebecca
Title: How Oil Came to the Bronx
Advisor: Larry Heinzerling
Format: Print

Author:Thompson, Megan
Title: Free in the City
Advisor: Helen Benedict
Format: Print

Author:Thomson, Ian
Title: The Road to Reviving Professional Soccer in New York City
Advisor: Jack Cavanaugh
Format: Print

Author:Tieu, Van
Title: Underground Bone-Breaking and Bruk-Up Dancers Inspire Brooklyn Youth to Dance
Advisor: Michael Hoyt
Format: Print

Author:Tobin, Andrew
Title: As Cultures Collide in Williamsburg, New York City Takes Sides
Advisor: Wayne Barrett
Format: Print

Author:Tracy, Ryan
Title: NYC SLUDGE [see Kumar, K.S. Nikhil]
Advisor: Wayne Barrett, Renee Feltz
Format: New Media
URL: http://nycsludge.com

Author:Tulshyan, Ruchika
Title: Healing through helping others
Advisor: Michael Hoyt
Format: Print

Author:Valdivieso, Katerina F.
Title: Todas Reinas, Todas Bellas: The Beauty Salon Industry and its Black Market in Washington Heights
Advisor: Luisita Torregrosa
Format: Print

Author:Vandoorne, Saskya
Title: SOUNDS OF THE UNDERGROUND
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Radio

Author: Velsey, Kim
Title: Buy, Rent or Break In? A Squatter Story
Advisor: Arlene Schneider
Format: Print

Author: Venkataraman, Shanthi
Title: Entrepreneurs of the Great Recession
Advisor: William Grueskin
Format: Print

Author:Vargas, Paulina Villegas
Title: Where is the Left? Redefining Political Activism
Advisor: Dale Maharidge
Format: Print

Author:von Scheven, Franziska Sophie
Title: A Fleeting Embrace
Advisor: Kevin Coyne
Format: Print

Author:Vural, Mustafa Mehdi
Title: Hope, Hardship and Frustration: How Iraqi Refugees are Coping in the United States
Advisor: Dody Tsiantar
Format: Print

Author:Waananen, Lisa
Title: FOB Wingate: City College prepares for a new generation of student veterans
Advisor: Kelly McMasters
Format: Print

Author:Waldhorn, Alexandra Iselin
Title: Gil Scott-Heron, an artist's journey from revolution to evolution
Advisor: Michael Hoyt
Format: Print

Author:Wali, Sarah
Title: Animal Rights in the Age of Terrorism: How Far is Too Far?
Advisor: Jocelyn Craugh
Format: Print

Author:Walker, Brandon
Title: Outside the Pipeline
Advisor: Lars Hoel
Format: Radio

Author:Walker, Hunter
Title: Nation Of Intrigue: The NOI, The US Government, and The Unanswered Questions Surrounding the Death of Malcom X
Advisor: Andie Tucher
Format: Print

Author:Weinstock, Suzanne
Title: The Choices Behind Glamour
Advisor: Andie Tucher
Format: Print

Author:Weisbord, Rory Kress
Title: Saying !Hola! to Allah
Advisor: Dody Tsiantar, Richard Wald
Format: Print, Video

Author:Wendle, Abigail
Title: Latino Girls Bringing It to Term
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Radio

Author:Wexler, Evan Robert
Title: #MODGUV U.S.A.: Are the government's transparency initiatives putting American democracy at risk?
Advisor: Todd Gitlin
Format: Print

Author:Whyte, Barry J.
Title: The Sweat Science: Professional Boxers and the Art of Dehydration
Advisor: Sheila Coronel
Format: Print

Author:Williams, Carmen K.
Title: Is the middle class a mirage? Many 1st-Gen African American College Graduates Think So
Advisor: Neil Hickey
Format: Print

Author:Woolfolk, Daniel
Title: For Veteran, Dog is an Unlikely Ally
Advisor: Howard French
Format: Print

Author:Yarnell, Christian
Title: Port in a Storm: The Fight over Pollution at the Port of New York and New Jersey
Advisor: Christopher Lehmann-Haupt
Format: Print

Author:Yeebo, Yepoka
Title: In Plain Sight
Advisor: LynNell Hancock
Format: Print

Author: Yousuf, Hani
Title: To the Tune of the Sitar
Advisor: Chip Scanlan
Format: Print

Author:Zabaneh, Rania F.
Title: ECHO OF SILENCE: The plight of the undocumented immigrant victims of domestic violence in New York City
Advisor: Ann Cooper
Format: Radio

Author: Zepeda, Mara
Title: WE HAVE NO TRUTH: DUPLICITY AND FORECLOSURE IN QUEENS
Advisor: Todd Gitlin
Format: Print

Author: Zevi, Nathania
Title: The Fabric of a Neighborhood
Advisor: Trip Gabriel
Format: Print