Theses and Graduate Projects

Specific university-wide guidelines and procedures can be found on the Graduate Studies website.

It is appropriate to have early communication regarding your graduate thesis or project intentions with your advisor.

To view samples of completed thesis and graduate project recordings within the last year, please visit the MyMedia site: Health Education Health Promotion Thesis and Graduate Project Defense Recordings. To view older recordings, please contact the Health Education Health Promotion Department, 124 Mitchell Hall, (608)785-8162.

Examples of past thesis:

A descriptive Study of Injuries and Deaths due to Falls among Adults 65 Years and Older in Lincoln County, Wisconsin (2010) by Shelley Hersil Link to UWL Murphy Library's Digital Online PDF Copy of Shelley Hersil's Thesis

College Students’ Binge Drinking Behaviors: Exploring Factors affecting Alcohol Consumption at UW-L through the Theory of Planned Behavior (2014) by Jenna Willems Link to UWL Murphy Library's Digital Online PDF Copy of Jenna Willems' Thesis

Evaluation Of Livestrong At The Ymca, A Cancer Survivorship Program At A Midwest Facility; A Retrospective Study (2016) by Lauren Lube Link to UWL Murphy Library's Digital Online PDF Copy of Lauren Lube's Thesis

Results of a social cognitive theory-based smokeless tobacco prevention program for rural youth athletes. (2008) by Lynn Hrabik ~ 2009 Graduate Thesis Award Recipient. Hard copy located in Murphy Library at: UW La Crosse Murphy Library 2nd Floor Stacks (Call Number: WT2008 .H67)

 

Examples of past graduate projects:

The Development, Implementation, and Evaluation of an Individualized Self-Assessment Process for Life-Long Learning (2017) by Carrol Hunder Link to UWL Murphy Library's Digital Online PDF Copy of Carrol Hunder's graduate project

A Social Marketing Campaign to Educate University of Wisconsin La Crosse Students about Signs of Emotional Distress and Community Mental Health Resources (2017) by Nicole Lundgren Link to UWL Murphy Library's Digital Online PDF Copy of Nicole Lundgren's graduate project

Alzheimer’s Disease & Other Dementias Caregiver Workshop Facilitator Manual for the Beaver Dam Community Hospital (2014) by Whitney Thompson Link to UWL Murphy Library's Digital Online PDF copy of Whitney Thompson's graduate project

Athletic-Care for Coaches: Providing Appropriate Prevention, Recognition, and Management of Athletic-Related Injuries and Conditions (2009) by Stephanie Fall, hard copy located in Murphy Library at: UW La Crosse Special Collections University Publications (Call Number: WX2009 .F3)