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"Nuptiae Iure Civili Congruae": Apuleius's Story of Cupid and Psyche and the Roman Law of Marriage
(The Johns Hopkins University Press, 2006)
Assessing national student partnership
This paper reflects research conducted while working with National Student Partnerships (NSP), to reestablish their satellite office at the Virginia Williams Family Resource Center for the homeless (VWFRC). NSP’s goal is ...
Continued struggle for survival: how Plan Jefes y Jefas affected poor women's lives in Greater Buenos Aires, 2002-2005
This thesis examines the micro-social effects of the main emergency policy implemented in Argentina in 2002 -the Plan Jefes y Jefas- on its female beneficiaries. The main finding is that while the program reproduced ...
The Carver Terrace Community Building Project: Resident Attitudes towards Homeownership
The Carver Terrace housing development, located in Northeast Washington D.C., was recently purchased and renovated by the Telesis Corporation as part of a fifteen year plan designed to give residents the opportunity to buy ...
Parental Involvement at Two Southeast Washington, DC Schools: Parents’ Perceptions and Recommendations
Many studies have determined that parental involvement is a key element that improves a child’s social capital and academic achievement. Therefore, this study examined parents’ perceptions of involvement and ways to improve ...
Meeting the Needs of Latino Undocumented Immigrant Children in Washington, DC
This research project, conducted in collaboration with the National Center for Refugees and Immigrant Children (NCRIC), seeks to better understand and meet the needs of undocumented and unaccompanied children in the ...