Fall 2017

Making the Modern Tomato

Making the Modern Tomato By Annika Peterson For many Midwesterners, devouring delicious tomatoes that ripen near the end of the summer is a highlight of the year. There are endless ways to enjoy summer’s bounty, from elaborate dishes to just some salt and pepper embellishment. [...]

2017-12-12T23:56:23+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

Tired of Being Tired?

Tired of Being Tired? By Teja Karimikonda They say that eight hours of sleep each night is the commonly accepted parameter of a good night’s sleep; however, most students would agree that this statement is more of a dream than a reality. Many students stay [...]

2017-12-12T23:56:27+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

Nanoparticles: small particles; big potential

Nanoparticles: small particles; big potential By Meng Lou The apple has classically served as an embodiment of health and prosperity. Many wonder why the Greek Goddesses Hera, Athena, and Aphrodite fought so tenaciously over such a token? However, where there is a virtue there is [...]

2017-12-12T23:56:29+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

The Science Behind Gender Identity

The Science Behind Gender Identity By Alina Dillahunt Recently, U.S. politicians in 16 states have proposed bills governing which bathroom transgender individuals are allowed to use. All attempted bills have failed and been met with great opposition. North Carolina’s legislature managed to pass a piece [...]

2017-12-12T23:56:35+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

2017 Olmsted County Economic Indicator Report

2017 Olmsted County Economic Indicator Report By Aron Mozes INTRODUCTION The 2017 Olmsted County Economic Indicator Report provides an introductory analysis of the economic state of Olmsted County in Southeastern Minnesota. This report attempts to illustrate the strengths and weaknesses of the Olmsted County economy and compare [...]

2017-12-12T23:53:48+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

Comparison of Inhaled Corticosteroids, Mast Cell Stabilizing Agents, and Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Exercise – Induced Bronchoconstriction

Comparison of Inhaled Corticosteroids, Mast Cell Stabilizing Agents, and Leukotriene Receptor Antagonists in the Treatment of Exercise-Induced Bronchoconstriction A Meta-Analysis By Matthew Kuik, Tom Schneider, and Bryan Jackler ABSTRACT While many individuals suffer from asthma in their everyday lives, a significant number are misdiagnosed with this condition [...]

2017-12-12T23:56:45+00:00 December 14th, 2017|