Auctus: The Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship is student-run and peer-reviewed. Auctus accepts submissions from VCU undergraduates in all disciplines. The journal welcomes submissions of research articles, technical papers, expository articles and works of creative scholarship including visual art, music, creative writing, film and multi-media projects. Auctus is sponsored by the Honors College and the Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program.

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News + Noteworthy

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Pursuing Cardioprotective Health Through Research, Sterling Giles

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VCU Professor Researches Early Intervention Programs for Preschools, Ties to RTR Program, Sterling Giles

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Hannah Huddle: Visually Comparing Art and Science, Mark Hardison

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Zanzabari Textile Designs Bridge Cultural Contexts in Graphics, Mark Hardison

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VCU's Green Richmond Research, Nadia Rentia

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A Documentary Narrative: The African-American Male, Rebekah Rifareal

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Discovering Protein Functions and Career Goals: The Suppressor SIKE, Rebekah Rifareal

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Genetic Interaction Influenced by Fluvastatin and TGFb, Rebekah Rifareal

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Independent Animation: Exploring the Fine Line between Inspiration and Imitation, Rebekah Rifareal

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Personal Profile: Amanda Ndemo Archeological Accessibility through 3-D Laser Scanning, Rebekah Rifareal

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Producing Children's Toys through 3-D Printing: A Multidisciplinary Approach, Rebekah Rifareal

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The Reviving Project, Noor Sami

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Neuronal Migration: How Do You Build a Brain?, Sravya Uppalapati

Social Sciences

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Friends in Fiction: Bonding with Fictional Characters Introduced Through Fictional Narrative Positively Affects and Interplays with the Psychology and Social Behaviors of Adults to Influence Engagement, Vishnupriya Alavala

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Analysis of the Progression of the Representation of Female Protagonists in the Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Shows Orphan Black and Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Girl Power, Appropriated “Masculinity” in Conjunction with Femininity, Empowered Sexuality, and the Heterosexual Script, Dakota Becker

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The Extent to Which the Humanistic Approach in Japanese Juvenile Training Schools Affects Recidivism, Natalie Bui

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Homo heidelbergensis: The Tool to Our Success, Alexander Burkard

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Queer Eye for the Hero Guy: Exploring Dick Grayson’s Sexuality, Thea Cheuk

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Submission or Subversion: Women with Shaved Hair in Media, Thea Cheuk

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Victim Silencing, Sexual Violence Culture, Social Healing: Inherited Collective Trauma of World War II South Korean Military “Comfort Women”, MiJin Cho

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Can Student-Built GSAs Provide Positive Development for LGBT Youth in High Schools? A Review of Literature, Beau Coggsdale

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Legal Pressure to Attend Substance Abuse Treatment, Angelicia Courteau

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Pharmaceutical Industry's Effect on Socioeconomic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa in Relation to Family Planning Accessibility, Tessa Demarest

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The Effect of Hawaii’s Vast Diversity on Racial and Social Prejudices, Alexandra Frigerio

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Pornography and Committed Relationships: How Pre-existing Factors within a Dyad Change the Effect of Pornography on Heterosexual and Homosexual Couples, Rachel Gingrich