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Student Research and Creative Discovery Conference – Friday Mar 31, 2017 

Another banner year for student research at EIU! More than 130 presentations from dozens of disciplines!

The preliminary schedule is given below. 

A list of abstracts (alphabetical by last name of presenter) can be accessed here. 

PRELIMINARY SCHEDULE

OPENING WELCOME

12:15-12:45 – UNIVERSITY BALLROOM

President David Glassman, Welcome

Provost Blair Lord, Welcome and Distinguished Faculty Research Mentor Awards

Dean Richard England, Welcome on behalf of UGRTF

Fine Arts Presentations

Musical Performance

Oral Presentations 1 (12:50-1:20)

Oral Presentations 2 (1:30-2:20)

Oral Presentations 3 (2:30-3:20)

Poster Session I - Grand Ballroom (1-1:50)

Poster Session II  - Grand Ballroom (2-2:50)

 

FINE ART PRESENTATIONS (1-3 pm, Gallery 1910 (Doudna Fine Arts Bldg 1910)

Alexis Alvarado

“Southern Winds”
Acrylic on Panel. 2017.

“Going Under“
Acrylic on Panel. 2016.

“Lovely Sad”
Acrylic on Panel. 2016.

 

Blue Room

(Brooke Szweda, Kyle Stalla, Maddie Pearson, Kaen Henry)

Archival Pigment print on Paper. 2016, 2017.

 

Rhana Headley

“Do I Want to?”
Screenprint on French Speckletone. 2017.

“Probably, Huh”
Screenprint on French Speckletone. 2017.

“Everlasting Torment”
Screenprint on French Speckletone. 2017.

 

Kaen Henry

"Low Self-Esteem"
Archival Pigment Print on Canvas. 2016.

 "I Think That I'm Dreaming"
Archival Pigment Print on Canvas. 2016.

"Wash Your Face." 
Archival Pigment Print on Canvas. 2016.

 

Alysia A. Klein

"For The Love of Money"  
Fake Skull, Fake Rhinestones, Fake Million Dollar Bills on Plexiglass.  2017.

"Untitled Affirmations of the Aftermath I"  
Assemblage on Wood Panel.  2017.

"Untitled Affirmations of the Aftermath II"
 Assemblage on Wood Panel.  2017.

 

Margaret Kilbane

“Lady Cock”
Screenprint on Rives BFK. 2017.

“Out of Sight, Out of Mind”
Screenprint on Rives BFK. 2017.

“Mother Moon” 
Screenprint on Rives BFK. 2017.

 

Marcos Seraphim

"Outside"
HD video, 20 min, 19:9, stereo. Charleston-IL, 2017.

"Gas Station"
HD video projected on junk, 5min, 16:9, stereo, looped; junk, light, projector and speakers. Installation dimensions variable. Charleston-IL, 2016.

 

Riley Snyder

"Sam in Pink"
Silverpoint. 2017.

"Alex"
Silverpoint. 2017.

"Eric"
Silverpoint. 2017.

 

Kyle Stalla

“Infinity”
Digital Animation. 2016

 

Brooke Szweda

“Snare“
Sterling silver and Garnet, 2017

“Permanence“
Nu Gold, 2017

“Splinter”
Sterling Silver, 2017

 

Chelsey Wilson

Crafting the Divine Feminine: An Artistic Field Journal    
Mixed Media on Paper. 2016

 


ORAL PRESENTATIONS AND PANELS  (3 sessions 12:50-3:20)


Oral Presentation Session 1A: Communication Problems (12:50-1:20) - EFFINGHAM ROOM

12:50 pm    Title: The Effects on College Relationships: A Study on the Different Ways a Relationship Can Harm or Benefit  

Presenter: Ashley Jordan     Faculty Mentor: Rodney Marshall, Communications Studies

1:05 pm Title: How Should Disagreements be Handled in the Workplace  

Presenter:Dylan Rardin    Faculty Mentor: Rodney Marshall, Communication Studies


Oral Presentation Session 1B: Scientific investigations (12:50-1:20) - GREENUP ROOM

12:50 pm  Title: Spectroscopy of CISD Proteins  

 Presenter: Audrey Rex, Katelynn Fuller  Faculty Mentor: Mary Konkle, Chemistry

1:05 pm Title: Polarization: Efficiency Dependence on Incidence Angle  

 Presenter:  Brandi Havard    Faculty Mentor: Steven Daniels, Physics

 

Oral Presentation Session 1C: International Maneuvers (12:50-1:20) - OAKLAND ROOM

12:50 pm   Title: Praising the Kims: The Role of Media Coverage in the World’s North Korea Problem  

Presenter: Jack Cruikshank  (GS)       Faculty Mentor: Ryan Burge, Political Science

1:05 pm Title: Arab Spring in Sub Saharan Africa: A Close Shave or a Beckoning Crisis  

Presenter: Owura Kuffuor   (GS)       Faculty Mentor: David Carwell, Political Science

 

1:00-1:20 Musical Session 1D (Recital Hall, Doudna Fine Arts Bldg)   

Title: Woodwind Quintet Repertoire in Performance

Amorem Invenire (2 min)
Vox (3 min)                                              C. Rudolph C. Walters (b.1994)

Trois Pièces for Woodwind Quintet (2 min)     Jacques Ibert (1890-1962)

Three Shanties for Wind Quintet (8 min)

I. Allegro con brio
II. Allegretto semplice
III. Allegro vivace               Malcolm Arnold (1921-2006)

Presenters: Kristen Alberty, flute, Kayla Krapf, oboe, Courtland Walters, clarinet, Belle Moushon, bassoon, Joseph Goldstein, horn
Faculty Mentor: Rebecca Johnson, Music

 

SESSION 2 (1:30-2:20 pm)

Oral Presentation Session 2A: Changing the World (1:30-2:20) – EFFINGHAM ROOM

1:30 pm   Title: Make Believe or Real: "Slacktivism" and its Role Offline  

Presenter: Abbie Watton      Faculty Mentor: Rodney Marshall, Communications Studies

1:45 pm          Title: Entrepreneurial Spirit  

Presenter: Katie Causer, Darbey Jenkins   Faculty Mentor: William Minnis, Management

2:00 pm          Title: Run the World Media Campaign  

Presenters: Derek Wunder, Catie Witt
Faculty Mentor: David Gracon, Communications Studies

 

Oral Presentation Session 2B: Stress, Coping, and Status (1:30-2:20)  GREENUP ROOM

1:30 pm          Title: How to Alleviate Stress While in the Practice Room  

Presenter: Ashley Shamhart      Faculty Mentor: Danelle Larson, Music

 

1:45 pm          Title: Psychological Functioning of Occupational Therapy Patients with Upper Extremity Injuries  

Presenter: LeAnn Brown      Faculty Mentor: Jeffrey Stowell, Psychology

 

2:00 pm          Title: Status's Effect on Group Member's Reactions to New Members  

Presenter: Cassidy Webb   Faculty Mentor: Shane Soboroff, Sociology

 

Oral Presentation Session 2C: Media Manipulations (1:30-2:20) – OAKLAND ROOM

1:30 pm          Title: Does Athleticism Matter?: Media Portrayal of Female Olympians  

Presenter: Jada Huddlestun         Faculty Mentor: Eunseong Kim, Journalism

 

1:45 pm          Title: Gun Violence in Chicago: A Comparison of Two Mainstream Newspapers  

Presenter: Thaija Evans         Faculty Mentor: Eunseong Kim, Journalism

 

2 :00 pm         Title: Bernstein, Gould, the Media..Oh My  

Presenter: Jessica Eimen        Faculty Mentor: Kathryn Fenton, Music

 

Panel Session 2D: 1:30-2:20 - CASEY ROOM

Title: Sensing Body, Self and Culture: Putting Sensory Ethnography into Practice  

Presenter: Tori Daniels, Samantha Orr, Meagan Ramey
Faculty Mentor: Angela Glaros, Anthropology

 

SESSION 3 (2:30-3:20)

Oral Presentation Session 3A: Myth and Meaning (2:30-3:20)  -EFFINGHAM ROOM

2:30  pm         Title: The Hidden Gem: A deeper look into meanings of fitness and gym culture  

Presenter: Joseph Winkler   Faculty Mentor: Angela Glaros, Sociology\

2:45 pm          Title: A Horse is Horse, Of Course: An Analysis of Archetypes in Mythic vs Modern Horses  

Presenter: Delaney York      Faculty Mentor: Julie Campbell, English

3 pm                Title: What We Bring to the Table  

Presenter: Lenora Breeden   Faculty Mentor: Angela Glaros, Anthropology

 

 

Oral Presentation Session 3B: Words and Impressions (2:30-3:20) – GREENUP ROOM

2:30 pm          Title: Nietzsche and Heidegger on Language  

Presenter: Landon Ghast        Faculty Mentor: Gary Aylesworth, Philosophy

 

2:45 pm          Title: Do Student Impressions of Community College Presidents Matter?  

Presenter: Megan Corder   (GS)    Faculty Mentor: Dianne Timm, Counseling and Student Development

 

3:00 pm          Title: Leadership and Acceptance  

Presenter: Jamel Lawson(GS)           Faculty Mentor: Odai Khasawneh, School of Technology

 

Oral Presentation Session 3C: Learning Music - OAKLAND ROOM

2:30 pm Title: Repertoire Project  

Presenter: Mikkel Beavers     Faculty Mentor: Anna Cromwell, Music

 

2:45 pm Title: Selecting Instruments Based on Physical Facial Characteristics: Illinois Band Directors’ Beliefs  

Presenter: Rebecca Warfel        Faculty Mentor: Danelle Larson, Music

 

POSTER SESSION I: 1-1:50 pm

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 1

Title: Smart Home Technologies  
Presenter: Tajdar Ahmed   (GS)  Faculty Mentor: Peter Ping Liu, School of Technology, Dr. Rengdon Bai


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 3

Title: Aedes Mosquitoes in Coles County  
Presenters: Ryan Alderman (GS), Hannah Baysingar, Lindsay Spitz, David Emrick
Faculty Mentor: Antony Oluoch & Tom Canam, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 5

Title: Comparative studies of lignin content and cellular structure in wood of two Helianthus species H. argophyllus and H. winteri  
Presenter: Nadh Alsubaie   (GS)   
Faculty Mentor: Barbara Carlsward, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 7

Title: Face-to-Face training vs. Online Virtual Reality Training  
Presenter: Shawn Ball   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: John Cabage, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 9

Title: Employing Polarized Light Microscopy to Determine Root Causes in Yarn Failure in Kern Mantle Life-Safety Rope Manufacturing  
Presenter: Tina Bien      Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 11

Title: Design Methodology of Off Grid Solar Systems

Presenter: Ayaz Khamisani (GS)              Faculty Mentors: Peter Ping Liu, Rendong Bai, Jerry Cloward, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 13

Title: Epidermal Anatomy of Twelve Species of Aerangis (Orchidaceae)  Presenter: Kelly Clark       Faculty Mentor: Barbara Carlsward, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 15

Title: Using Real Time PCR for the definitive Identification of Culex species  
Presenters: Megan Cooper, Maryneth Biyok Faculty Mentor: Antony Oluoch & Tom Canam, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 17

Title: Cultural Sustainability  
Presenter: Cheyenne Creek   (GS)    Faculty Mentor: Nichole Hugo, FCS

 

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 19

Title: Visual Hierarchy Strategy:  Increasing On-Task Behavior of a Student in Second Grade  
Presenter: Baylee Dibble      Faculty Mentor: Kathryn Havercroft, Special Education


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 21

Title: Microwaveable Gluten Free Breakfast Bar  
Presenter: Lauren Dowd   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 23

Title: Does OSHA Save Lives?  
Presenter: Freskim Farizi   (GS)        Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 25

Title: Comparative Analysis of Furniture Dowel Joint Strength Among Various Dowel Styles  
Presenter: Taylor Fatheree                 Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 27

Title: Deconstructing crystal assemblies of 5-phenyl-1,3-dioxolan-4-ones Using Molecular Shape  
Presenter: Mikayla Grant      Faculty Mentor: Kraig Wheeler, Chemistry


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 29

Title: Effects of Estrogen on Mature Neuronal Cells  
Presenter: Samantha Gray   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Barbara Carlsward, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 31

Title: HPV Vaccination in College Students  
Presenter: Astoria Griggs-Burns       Faculty Mentor: Nikki Hillier, Health Promotion


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 33

Title: Longear Sunfish Response to Sensory and Motor Control  
Presenter: Apiphani Hall                   Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences 


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 35

Title: The Effectiveness for Dysphagia Education for Nursing Students  
Presenter: Emily Halliday      Faculty Mentors: Naomi Gurevich & Danielle Osmelak, CDS  


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 37

Title: Physical Effort Not Found to Be a Sufficient Context Cue for Object Location Memory  
Presenter: Alexandra Hammond   (GS)        Faculty Mentor: Daniele Nardi, Psychology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 39

Title: Peer pressure in college students to drink  
Presenter: Thaddeus Harlan      Faculty Mentor: Nikki Hillier, Health Promotion


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 41

Title: Social Cognitive Theory Applications to Type 2 Diabetes Management in Adults  
Presenter: Shae Hoffman   (GS)       Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 43

Title: P3 Vegan Protein Bar - Plant, Protein, Power!  
Presenter: Katie Horrell   (GS)          Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS

 

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 45

Title: Oxygen Consumption of Longear Sunfish in Turbulent Flows  
Presenter: Vantasia Joe   (GS)           Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 47

Title: Click it and use it: Modular synthesis of structurally adaptive ligands  
Presenter: Holly Jones           Faculty Mentor: Radu Semeniuc, Chemistry


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 49
Title: Performance testing of mobile device protective cases for impact reduction efficacy  

Presenter: Martina Karmakar (GS)    Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 51
Title: A Comparison of Human Video Modeling and Animated Video Modeling on the Social Skills of a Child with Autism  
Presenter: Delaney Killian                 Faculty Mentor: Trina Becker, CDS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 53

Title: Vibrant Noodles for a Brilliant Mind; Nutrient Concerns In Youth Population  
Presenter: Kelsey Kniepmann   (GS)            Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 55

Title: Analyzing Recent Trends In Wind Energy Industry Trade Publications  
Presenter:Bret Lacey   (GS)              Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 57

Title: Utilization of Drone Technology to Improve Tower Worker Safety and Productivity  
Presenter: Trey Leasher         Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 59

Title: Motivation behind Male Study Abroad Participation  
Presenter: Rachel Lindhart   (GS)     Faculty Mentor: Dianne Timm, Counseling & Student Development


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 61

Title: Wake-up Breakfast Bar
Presenters: Erin Walk, James Ploski              Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 63

Title: Agriculture and GMO Perceptions in Rural Communities  
Presenter: Andrew Mathis                Faculty Mentor: Nikki Hillier, Health Promotion


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 65

Title: Food Insecurity Among College Athletes  
Presenter: Clay Meyer                       Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 67

Title: Employing thermal imaging to vet product claims  
Presenter: Jarrett Moore                    Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 69

Title: Physical Activity as an Influence on Spatial Location Memory  
Presenters: Erin Murphy, Brian Silverman    Faculty Mentor: Dan Nardi, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 71

Title: Harvesting Electromagnetic Radiation as a Renewable Energy Source  
Presenter: Erika Murray   (GS)          Faculty Mentor: John Cabage, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 73

Title: Harvesting Earth’s Magnetic Field  
Presenter: Ryan Naples                     Faculty Mentor: John Cabage, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 75

Title: What are coping strategies for stressed college students at a midsize, Midwestern University  
Presenter: Gabrielle Orr      Faculty Mentor: Nikki Hillier, Health Promotion


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 77

Title: Solar Go-Kart  
Presenter: Tanmay Pant   (GS)          Faculty Mentor: Peter Ping Liu, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 79

Title: Fruit & Vegetable Leather  
Presenter: Heather Hallberg   (GS)               Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 81

Title: The importance of maintaining safe amperage through residential cords  
Presenter: Gavin Peterson                 Faculty Mentor: Issac Slaven, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 83

Title: RFID Application within 3D Printed, Functional Prosthesis  
Presenter: Noah Przygoda   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Wutthigrai Boonsuk, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 85

Title: Comparison of chickadee gargle calls and genetic analyses within a contact zone  
Presenter: Shannon Regan   (GS)      Faculty Mentor: Eric Bollinger, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 87

Title: Aromatic Hydrocarbon Metabolism of Caulobacter crescentus  
Presenter: Allison Ridey       Faculty Mentor: Gopal Periyannan, Chemistry


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 89

Title: Risk and Pokémon Go:  the player or the game?  
Presenters: Scott Runyan, Danielle Kappel, Jenna Burke     Faculty Mentor: James Barkley, Recreation Administration

 

1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 91

Title: Methods to determine aggression, prosocial behavior and victimization  
Presenter: Meghan Sennhenn            Faculty Mentor: Lyndsay Jenkins, Psychology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 93

Title: A Comparison of the 3D Modeling Programs Maya and Blender  
Presenter: Maddalyn Smith               Faculty Mentor: Gabriel Grant, School of Technology


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 95

Title: Plugged in outside:  Pokémon Go and outdoor experience  
Presenters: Ian Stanley. Allison Rodgers, Keara O'Connor

Faculty Mentor: James Barkley, Recreation Administration


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 97

Title: The Road Surface Mirage
Presenter: Jay Tamburrino                 Faculty Mentor: Don Pakey, Physics


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 99

Title: The Effect of Real-Time Feedback Using a Smartwatch on the Behavior of Student Clinicians - Qualitative Results  
Presenter: Hailey Tellier        Faculty Mentor: Courtney Scott, CDS


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 101

Title: Molecular recognition boundaries of diarylamide quasiracemate  
Presenters: Ian Tinsley (GS),  Ben Wagner   Faculty Mentor: Kraig Wheeler, Chemistry


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 103

Title: Morphology of different Lactic acid bacterial species  
Presenter: Hashni Epa Vidana Gamage   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Barbara Carlsward, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 105

Title: Color Biases and Their Social Impacts on Lepomis megalotis  
Presenter: Malina White        Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


1-1:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 107

Title: Knee rehab helper and ankle rehab helper  
Presenter: Tak Kim, Patrick Wood               Faculty Mentor: Lee Ann Price, KSS

 

POSTER SESSION II: 2-2:50 pm

2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 2

Title: Caffeine as an Ergogenic Aid  
Presenter: Kayla Albrecht   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 4
Title: The effect of painting chemicals on the strength of life-safety ropes  

Presenter: Fahad Alshammari   (GS)             Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 6
Title: Social Connection and Pokémon Go:  coincidence or more?  

Presenters: Maggie Arvesen, Kasey Lindemann       Faculty Mentor: James Barkley, Recreation Administration


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 8

Title: Optimization of Efficiency in Computer Software within the Construction Industry  
Presenter: Tina Bien              Faculty Mentor: John Cabage, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 10

Title: Smart home thermostats ROI  
Presenter: Jesse Blair             Faculty Mentor: Wutthigrai Boonsuk, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 12

Title: Utilization of GIS in Sustainable Energy         
Presenter: Jeff Chandler   (GS)          Faculty Mentors: Wutthigrai Boonsuk,Peter Liu, School of Technology:Barry J. Kronenfeld, Geology-Geography


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 14

Title: School of Technlogy at NRC  

Presenters: Sandra Coleman, John Morrell   Faculty Mentor: Wutthugrai Boonsuk, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 16

Title: Occurrence of Culex mosquito species in Coles County Illinois  
Presenters: Megan Cooper, Maryneth Biyok            Faculty Mentor: Antony Oluoch & Tom Canam, Biological Sciences

2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 18

Title: Misuse of Study Drugs Among College Students  
Presenter: Kaitlyn Alyssa Dela Cruz             Faculty Mentor: Nikki Hillier, Health Promotion


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 20

Title: Protein Intake and Lean Muscle Tissue in Older Adults, 50+  
Presenter: Christine Madden   (GS)              Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 22

Title: Benefit Brownie  
Presenters: Amy Duncan, Alanna Gibbs       Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 24

Title: Development of a Multifunctional Bionic Hand  
Presenters: Taylor Fatheree, John Morrell, Noah C Przygoda, Sandra S Coleman,  Aditya Y Patel,  Max Naseri  

Faculty Mentor: Wutthigrai Boonsuk, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 26

Title: The effects of light intensity and temperature on energy production in polycrystalline photovoltaic panels  
Presenter: Kalvin Ferrill      Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 28

Title: Proatmeal  
Presenters: Shannon Gray, Alaina Bisch       Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 30

Title: Spatial Cognition with Non-visual Stimuli  
Presenters: Brain Anzures, Josie Clark, Brittany Griffith     Faculty Mentor: Daniele Nardi, Psychology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 32

Title: Pokémon Go as a catalyst for physical activity:  mission accomplished  
Presenter: Natalie Gulliford              Faculty Mentor: James Barkley, Recreation Admin


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 34

Title: Geometric Morphometrics of Median Fins in Basal Bony Fishes  
Presenters: Austin Parrish, Kaitlyn Hammock          Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 36

Title: Median fin patterning in bony fish: caspase-3 role in fin fold reabsorption  
Presenters: Kaitlyn Hammock, Austin Parrish          Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 38

Title: Comparing long - term light intensity of incandescent and LED lighting sources  
Presenter: Korey Handler                  Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 40

Title: VegaTruffle: The Nourishing Plant-Based Dessert and How Bean-base Ingredients Effect Appearance, Texture, and Overall Acceptability  
Presenter: Shae Hoffman   (GS)       Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 42

Title: Applications of Lipid Membrane Nanodiscs  
Presenter: Kyrsten Holderby             Faculty Mentor: Gopal Peiryannan, Chemistry


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 44

Title: Effect of increase in temperature in fish muscle mechanics  
Presenter:Israt Jahan   (GS)               Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 46

Title: Sensory and Motor Function in the Spiny Dorsal Fin of Longear Sunfish  
Presenter: Brittany Jones       Faculty Mentor: Anabela Resende de Maia, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 48

Title: Media History Engagement Week Instagram Project  
Presenters: Justin Brown, Lauren Barry, Jada Huddleston, AJ Fournier, Michae Proffitt, Jack White

Faculty Mentor: Sally Renaud, Journalism


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 50

Title: Consumer Friendly Gluten-Free Bread  
Presenter: Kaitlynn Kessinger   (GS)            Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 52

Title: Assessment of Auditory Comprehension in English Language Learners and Native English-Speakers  
Presenter: Nicole Kimutis                 Faculty Mentor: Angela Anthony, CDS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 54

Title: Plastic Usage in the United States  
Presenter:Prasanna Koonireddy   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 56

Title: Using Fidgets in the Classroom: Increasing the Frequency of Maintaining a Seated Position of a Student with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder  
Presenter: Megan Laughton      Faculty Mentor: Kathryn Havercroft, Special Education


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 58

Title: Comparative leaf anatomy of Aeridiinae (Orchidaceae)  
Presenter: Hunter Levingston      Faculty Mentor: Barbara Carlsward, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 60

Title: Student Perceptions of Campus Police  
Presenter: Alex Love             Faculty Mentor: Nikki Hillier, Health Promotion


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 62

Title: Peapod Grocery Delivery  
Presenter: Divya Manchireddy   (GS)           Faculty Mentor: Toqeer Israr, Computer Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 64

Title: Teacher Attention Delivered on a Fixed-Time Schedule: Increasing On-Task Behavior  
Presenter: Elizabeth McPherson        Faculty Mentor: Kathryn Havercroft, Special Education


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 66

Title: Foreign Languages for Young Learners  

Presenters: Bailey Mitchell, Josie Alcantar, Jessica Bayles, Danielle Beamon, Hannah Blevins, Gretchen Butterfield, Lucia Castro, Sarah Douglas, Skyler Harford, Priscilla Heredia, Gladys Valentin
Faculty Mentor: Christiane Eydt-Beebe, Foreign Languages


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 68

Title: Nut Your Average Breakfast Muffin  
Presenter: Stephanie Mumby   (GS)              Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 70

Title: Evaluation of disposable plate durability under various stresses  
Presenter: Myles Murphy                              Faculty Mentor: Issac Slaven, Psychology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 72

Title: Oxygen Consumption of Green Sunfish Pre and Post-Exercise in Response to Swimming Velocity  
Presenter: Jaelen Myers         Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 74

Title: The Role of HNF4 in Activating Liver Function  
Presenter: Melissa Nathan                 Faculty Mentor: Gary Bulla, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 76

Title: Assessment of Syngas Production from Various Biomass Feedstocks  
Presenter: Chirag Pansuriya   (GS)   Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 78

Title: Effects of 17β estradiol on Bluegill Sunfish metabolism and body shape  
Presenter: Neeta Parajulee Karki   (GS)        Faculty Mentor: Anabela Maia, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 80

Title: Performance analysis for Time-of-Flight Ranging Sensor  
Presenters: Aditya Patel, Max Naseri   (GS) Faculty Mentor: Wutthigrai Boonsuk, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 82

Title: Pasteur’s Quasiracemates: A New Look at an Old Story  
Presenter: Emily Pinter          Faculty Mentor: Kraig Wheeler, Chemistry


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 84

Title: Comparison of Rehabilitative Dysphagia Exercises: Chin Tuck Against Resistance (CTAR) and the head-lift exercise  
Presenter: Melissa Quick                   Faculty Mentor: Naomi Gurevich, CDS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 86

Title: Histologic Classification of Canine Mammary Tumors  
Presenter: Adriana Reppell               Faculty Mentor: Antony Oluoch & Tom Canam, Biological Sciences


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 88

Title: The relative effectiveness of household lubricants for increasing drill battery life  
Presenter: Vincent Roberson             Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 90

Title: Maximizing Involvement of Electric Consumer in Smart Grid and Smart Home.  
Presenter: Ibrahim Sangi (GS)          Faculty Mentors: Peter Liu, Rendong Bai, Wutthigrai Boonsuk, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 92

Title: Gamut Volume of Inkjet Printers and Correlation to their Media  
Presenter: Maddalyn Smith               Faculty Mentor: Gabe Grant, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 94

Title: Determination of joint strength with combination glue and mechanical fasteners  
Presenter: Jennings Soccorso-McCoy           Faculty Mentor: Issac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 96

Title: Rheumatoid Arthritis and Polyunsaturated Fatty acids: What's the Relationship?  
Presenter: Emily Strattman   (GS)     Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 98

Title: Metalinguistic Awareness in Chronic Aphasia  
Presenter: Alexandra Teal      Faculty Mentor: Naomi Gurevich, CDS

 

2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 100

Title: Determining Ill-effects of Window Cleaning Solutions on Life-safety Ropes used in High-rise Cleaning Operations  
Presenter: Read Thomas        Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 102

Title: The effect of heat treatment time on the ultimate tensile strength of mild steel.  
Presenter: Venkata Vamsi Vankayalapati   (GS)      Faculty Mentor: Isaac Slaven, School of Technology


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 104

Title: Understanding the Civilian Soldier Musician  
Presenter: Benjamin West                 Faculty Mentor: Andrew Cheetham, Music


2-2:50 University Ballroom   Poster number 106

Title: Turn up the Beet  
Presenter: Katlyn Zirkelbach   (GS)    Faculty Mentor: Jeanette Andrade, FCS


2-2:50 University Ballroom Poster number 108

Title: State Budget Crisis: Non-Profit Organization in Fiscal Distress         
Presenter: Frida Arrellano                 Faculty Mentor: Richard Wandling, Political Science