Center for Scholarly Engagement

BSI 2013 Final Presentation Schedule

Congratulations to this year's BSI scholars for their fantastic presentations!

Wednesday, July 17 in JH 141.

Time Scholar Title Mentor Discipline
12:30 Julia Gresik One Nation, One Language: How foreign languages have affected the French language and culture between 1914 and 1945 Eloise Sureau-Hale Modern Languages
12:50 Aaron Schlenker Generalized Mandelbrot Sets Bill Johnston Mathematics
1:10 Brad Magnetta Quantum Dot Photovoltaic: Utilizing Anderson Localization and Quantum Coherence to Localize Photons Gonzalo Ordonez Physics and Astronomy
1:30 Aliah Ajamoughli The Music of Censorship and Revolution Through the Eyes of Syrian Musicians Rusty Jones Music
1:50 John Harris Blankets: A Life-Action Graphic Novel Mike Schelle Music
2:10 James Martin Implementation of Near-Optimal Online Multiselection Ankur Gupta Computer Science
2:30 Mike Keller Fox Squirrel (Sciurus niger) response to bark calls Carmen Salsbury Biological Sciences
2:50 Lainey Hooker Promoting STEM to Students in K-12 Catherine Pangan and Jessica McCormick Education

Poster Presentations

Wednesday, July 17 in Schrott Center's Wood Main Lobby. 3:30-5:00 pm. Refreshments available.

Scholar Title Mentor Discipline
Susie Cox Elaborations on Glycerol Stacy O'Reilly Chemistry
Ryan Eller Biological Interactions between Defense-related Plant Hormones in Amblystegium serpens and the fungal pathogen Pythium irregular Nat Hauck Biological Sciences
Rachel Erkilla Effect of altering substitution of alkenes on dienyne metathesis LuAnne McNulty Chemistry
Bryce Fawcett The influence of light on Mnium cuspidatum responses to pathogen infection Phil Villani Biological Sciences
Luke Gallion Cation Thin Layer Chromatography Michael Samide Chemistry
Nathan Holt The Effect of Fruit Extracts as Telomerase Inhibitors on Cancerous HeLa Cells Phil Villani Biological Sciences
Eric Medrano The Context and Frequency of Eastern Fox Squirrel Vocalizations Carmen Salsbury Biological Sciences
Renato Puga The Effects of Tylenol on Non-Social Emotional Memory Effects Neal Bohannon Psychology
Stephen Roberts Magnetic Susceptibility of Smalt Stacy O'Reilly Chemistry
Mike Rozzo Development of a Green Method for the Production of Dihydropyramidinones Through a Biginelli Reaction Anne Wilson Chemistry
Allison Shanks Chemicals in the asmonic Acid Pathway's Affect on Systemic Acquired Resistance and Pathogen Related Genes in Moss Nat Hauck Biological Sciences

Oral Presentations, Day 2

Thursday, July 18 in JH 141.

Time Scholar Title Mentor Discipline
12:30 Kaylin Beckwith The Power of Art to Improve Mood in Grieving Children: An Analysis of Collaborative Art Versus Individual Art Tara Lineweaver Psychology
12:50 Allie Gritzman Safety Outcomes in Children Receiving Vancomycin Therapy Chad Knoderer Pharmacy
1:10 Jessica Robinson Poulenc Sonata for Oboe and Piano: Analysis and Performance Interpretation Douglas Spaniol Music
1:30 Nathan Smith Techniques in Twenty-first Century Progressive Metal Rusty Jones Music
1:50 Abby Neuman Protecting the Fairer Sex: Indiana's Move to Improve the Lives of Working Women, 1910-1920 Vivian Deno History
2:10 Lindsey Drake Denaturation of M. tuberculosis Rv0045c monitored by intrinsic Tryptophan fluorescence Geoff Hoops Chemistry
2:30 Short Break Break Break Break
2:50 John Vondersaar Searching for Variable Stars in Globular Clusters Brian Murphy Physics and Astronomy
3:10 Adam Hibshman Fourier Decomposition of RR Lyrae Stars in Various Globular Clusters Brian Murphy Physics and Astronomy
3:30 Reid Bruner Ophelia [Re]Envisioned: Artistic Representations of Shakespeare's Ophelia during the Baroque and Postmodern Era Elizabeth Mix Art and Design
3:50 Phil Gast An Application of Heinrich Schenker's Analytical Model on Renaissance Music Frank Felice Music