CoSA Schedule

April 25, 2019

9-9:50 a.m.

Music Demo
Bomberger 033, 9-9:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Alexander Lehr and othersRosa AbrahamsA Crash Course on Mixing

10-10:50 a.m.

Museum Studies Presentation
Berman 016, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Tiffini Eckenrod and othersGloria MastCurating an Exhibit: MS-200 and "Bearing Witness"

Health & Exercise Physiology Presentations
Olin 101, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Julianne LaRosaCatherine van de Ruit The relationship between professional hierarchy and gender in U.S. hospitals: What are the implications for communication and patient safety?
Alex BratsisDel EngstromAnalysis of physical education and youth sports perspectives among college age students
Kaci McNeaveCatherine van de RuitThe effects of speaking up on patient safety

Environmental Studies Presentations
Olin 102, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Jacob HeimbaughRich WallaceAbundance and diversity of terrestrial mammals within a conserved forest, Nusagandi Mountain Range, Panama
Kaitlyn LawrenceTristan AshcroftLand Use Fluctuations in East Whiteland Township

Art & Art History / MCS Presentations
Olin 103, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Robert VarneyDeborah Barkun Candice Breitz's Love Story (2016): Evoking Viewer Empathy Through Reenactment
Audrey PitcherJennifer FleegerVoice Without Body: Podcasting Nonbinary Identity

East Asian Studies Presentations
Olin 107, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Parker Fairchild and othersGlenda ChaoKakehashi Project
Isaiah BraugherGlenda ChaoJapan: An Audio Reflection

Student Activities and Government Presentations
Olin 108, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Joanna TimmermanTodd McKinneyInnovation in Student Activities
Elizabeth Iobst and othersTodd McKinneyStudent Goverment 2018-2019: A Year in Review

French Presentations
Olin 201, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Kevyn DeweesCéline BrossillonCreative Writing Project for FREN-202
Katie SchultzCéline BrossillonCreative Writing Project for FREN-202
Elisa RodriguezCéline BrossillonCreative Writing Project for FREN-202

HEP and Philosophy Presentations
Bomberger 202, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Brittany GasserApril CarpenterComparison of the effects of cryotherapy and thermotherapy on permeability after skeletal muscle injury
Daniel BeckerJonathan MarksHas Academic Freedom Failed? Can Liberalism Defend Academic Freedom?

Math, Statistics, and Applied Economics Presentations
Pfahler 106, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Faraha RathodNick ScovilleA Novel Survival Analysis Method for an Outcome of Time to Consecutive Events
David DreaJennifer VanGilderBringing Business Back to the Ballpark

Biochemistry Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Brendan CherreyAmanda ReigGrowth and Purification of De Novo Due Ferri Single Chain Proteins (DFsc)
Lilly McQueen and othersAnthony Lobo, Mark EllisonEffects of Antibiotic-Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Antibiotic-Resistant Coliforms and Enterococci
Samantha Beck and othersDale CameronCharacterization of Sup35 and Rnq1Cotranslational Prion Aggregation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae
Abigail Goldstein and othersMark EllisonThe Interaction of Escherichia coli with Tetracycline-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes to Overcome Antibiotic Resistance
Haley LiebenbergSamantha WilnerSynthesis of Oligonucleotide-Lipid Conjugates Bearing G-quadruplex Extensions to Analyze Micelle Stability and Cargo Release
James Harkness and othersSamantha WilnerExpression and kinetic evaluation of 4DIU protein
Samantha Beck and othersSamantha WilnerIsolation and Characterization of Protein 3H04 as a Potential Hydrolase

Biology Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Kasey SheahanAnthony LoboCauses, Treatments, and Complications of Paraplegia
Alexandra BaileyCory StraubColor polymorphism and exploratory behavior of Eastern red-backed salamanders (Plethnodon cinereus)
Richard Wike and othersDale CameronCan the Yeast Ribosome-Associated Complex Chaperones Zuo1 and Ssz1 be Functionally Replaced with their Human Homologs Mpp11 and Hsp70L1
Samantha Garritano and othersDenise FinneyAltering Nutrient Content of Forage Species Utilizing Diverse Mixes of Cover Crops
Melody Dieckman and othersEllen DawleyExpression of Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein (GFAP) in Spinal Cord Regenerative Cells of Urodeles
Zonia Rueda and othersJennifer KingThe Effect of Neuro-Inflammatory Mediators on Microglial Cytoskeletal Protein Expression
Yoonjung Kim and othersJennifer KingEffects of Neuroinflammation on Microglial Function
Connor LoomisJennifer RoundMapping the interaction between the postsynaptic adhesion protein Slitrk2 and PSD-95 via a yeast-two hybrid assay
Ethan KabelRebecca LyczakInteraction Between Mutations of wee-1.3 and pam-1 in C. elegans

Business & Economics Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Gabrielle MantoEric ParnellLife Insurance Profitability

Chemistry Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Nicole SchmalbachBrian PfennigSynthesis and Analysis of a Supramolecular Coordination Compound for Photocatalytic Processes
Broderick JohnsonMark EllisonModifying Clarithromycin for Attachment to Cysteine Carbon Nanaotubes
Alyson Manley and othersMark EllisonThe Motion of Ions Through Carbon Nanotubes
Julia Dorsheimer Dorsheimer and othersRyan WalvoordToward the Rational Design of Photo-induced Electron Transfer (PET)-Based Fluorescent Probes: Applications in Triazine Detection
Omar Elghawy and othersRyan WalvoordFacile conversion of hydroxyfluorophores to aminofluorophores

Civic Engagement Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Caela FlakeKatie TurekAlmost Home Junior Program
Jennifer Berrios and othersKatie TurekCatholic Social Services/Martha’s Choice Marketplace
Kelsey Blake and othersKatie TurekMontgomery County Correctional Facility GED and ABE Classes
Hannah Merges and othersKatie TurekUrsinus ESL Program
Emily Harris and othersKatie TurekPhoenixville Area Positive Alternatives
Emily Shiplett and othersKatie TurekSebastian Riding Associates
Dia Weeks and othersKatie TurekAmerica Reads
Athena GaineyKatie TurekMeade School
Emily Thomas and othersKatie TurekACLAMO Family Center
Jane Krol and othersKatie TurekBarnstone Art for Kids
Malik Geraci and othersKatie TurekCamphill Village Kimberton Hills
Nareen Babaian and othersKatie TurekCentro Cultural Latinos Unidos
Chase Opperman and othersKatie TurekParkhouse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Nathan Antwi and othersKatie TurekWismer on Wheels
Melissa Hoff and othersKatie TurekSt. Mary's Franciscan Shelter
Carver Wolfe and othersKatie TurekWomen's Center of Montgomery County
Benjamin Antill and othersKatie TurekColumbia Cottage
Alexa Beacham and othersKatie TurekCradles to Crayons

Harold C. Smith Vocational Discernment Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Angela BeyAngela UprightTheatrePhiladelphia
Shelby CarmichaelAngela UprightCollegeville Rotary
Esther Lawson-JohnAngela UprightYoung Men and Women in Charge
Susana Zelaya Rivera and othersAngela UprightCentro Cultural Latinos Unidos (CCLU)
Aliyah StephensAngela UprightPhoenixville Clinic
Katie GeredaAngela UprightFrederick Living
Daniyele Levin-GlicksteinAngela UprightMitzvah Circle Foundation

International Relations Poster
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Anika Backelin-HarrisonMelissa HardinLondon to Pune: 256 Days Around the World

Psychology Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 10-10:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Coraima Ramirez and othersCatherine Chambliss Disappointing Dads? An Investigation of the relationship between Substance use and Depression

11-11:50 a.m.

Greek Presidents & UC Ambassadors Presentation
Bears' Den, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Gabrielle MantoToddMcKinneyGreekPresidentsCouncil
Faraha Rathod and othersTodd McKinneyUC Ambassadors Program

Art Presentation
Berman Main Gallery, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Sydney CopeDavid Aipperspach Artist Talk with Sydney Cope

Music Capstone Projects
Olin 101, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Dylan Ryave and othersHolly HubbsMusic Capstone Projects

Environmental Studies Presentations
Olin 102, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Jess GreenburgRichard WallaceEducating for Advocacy: What I Learned From My Time in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem
Jacob Heimbaugh and othersPatrick HurleyEcological Monitoring at WERS Food Forest: Methodology & Future Implications

Health and Marginalization Presentations
Olin 103, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Shannon Kiss and othersVanessa VolpePerceptions of Health and Social Identities
Athena GaineyVanessa VolpePolice Brutality and Online Discrimination
Susana Zelaya Rivera and othersVanessa VolpeUnderstanding Community Engagement through a Research Lens

Psychology Presentations
Olin 108, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Taylor WilsonBrent MattinglyHow Could You Cheat on Me with Them?: Investigating Social Influences on Responses Towards Infidelity
Alexandra MastrangeloJennifer StevensonEvidence of a neurodevelopmental triad defined by co-occurrence of autistic traits with depression and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders
Nicole DalasioJennifer StevensonWhat We Talk About When We Talk About Autism

French Presentations
Olin 201, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Wendy LasserCéline Brossillon"The Francophone World"
Chelsey ThomasCéline Brossillon"The Francophone World"
Autumn MurphyCéline Brossillon"The Francophone World"
Chandrasekhar PalepuCéline Brossillon"The Francophone World"
Russell InversoCéline Brossillon"The Francophone World"

Business & Economics Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Greg OlssonRudolph HenkelProskate Ice Rink Internship
Brett HighlandScott DeacleStevens & Lee/Griffin Internship
Tyler LeliiScott DeacleAbel Brother Towing & Automotive Internship
Charles JohnstonScott DeacleuFinancial Group Internship
Matthew WilliamsEric ParnellBirch Run Financial Internship
Colin MonahanCindy HarrisUrsinus College Wrestling Team Internship
Jonathan GubaScott BurnsImpacts of Economic and Regulatory Factors on the Development of Novel Pharmaceuticals

Environmental Studies Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Hannah Merges Leah Joseph The Prevalence of Vibrio vulnificus in Blue Crabs (Callinectes sapidus) and Seawater of the Maryland Coastal Bays

HEART Lab Posters - Health and Exercise Physiology
IDC Atrium, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Amber Orfe and othersDeborah FeairhellerThe Effects of Diet and Exercise on Vascular Health and Glucose Regulation
Emily Ruch and othersDeborah FeairhellerDietary and Circulating Antioxidants: Potential Relationships with Cardiovascular Risk Factors
Lindsay Rush and othersDeborah FeairhellerThe Relationship between Blood Pressure Variability and Cardiovascular Health
Kevin Gill and othersDeborah FeairhellerEffects of Exercise and Diet Interventions on Circulating CRP
Zana Lee and othersDeborah FeairhellerCharacterization of Potential for Relationship between Anxiety and Cardiovascular Health in Different Racial Groups
Emily Blaszkow and othersDeborah FeairhellerFirehouse Stress Testing Validation
Matisen O'Brien and othersDeborah Feairheller Treadmill Stress Test Validation with the effects of Weighted Resistance
Megan Carty and othersDeborah Feairheller Analysis of the Validity of Ambulatory Blood Pressure (ABP) Monitors to Evaluate Blood Pressure Response to Emergency Calls

History Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
William McGinleyLori DaggarJim Thorpe
Chloe SheradenLori DaggarGender Performativity within Indigenous American Activism and Life
Thomas BantleyLori DaggarThe Struggle for Native American Reproductive Rights
Collin FazziolaLori DaggarAccepted Anihilation: Contemporary Ethnocide of Native Americans through Education
Gregory StrykerLori DaggarRace in Native American Federal Recognition
Amanda GalczykLori DaggarThe Kinzua Dam Crisis: The Trials and Tribulations of the Seneca Nation in the Era of Termination and Activism
Elizabeth IobstLori DaggarDella Warrior: Female Activism
Megan KoellerLori DaggarChicana Activism
Benjamin AmaralLori Daggar Art as Activism: How Contemporary Native American Artists use Art as Advocacy
Logan MazulloLori Daggar Native American Activism in Higher Education
Garrett BullockLori DaggarNative American Activism and Resource Exploitation

Biochemistry Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Stephanie Hawkins and othersAmanda ReigHydrolytic Activity of Due Ferri single chain proteins
Emily BenderMorgan CousinsInvestigation into the Metal Binding Affinity of Due Ferri Single Chain Protein
Angela HongRebecca LyczakIdentification of suppressor mutation, lz6, of pam-1 gene in C. elegans
AJ BelvilleRebecca LyczakRNAi of cytoskeletal gene assesses mechanism of pam-1 embryo lethality
Sonya Jacobsen and othersRebecca RobertsThe effects of bisphenol A (BPA) and BPA structural analogs on metastasis of the MCF-7 breast cancer cell line
Brittani Schnable and othersSamantha WilnerDetermining the Function of the Protein 3B7F with a Known Structure
Brendan Cherrey and othersSamantha WilnerCharacterization of the 2QRU Protein and Observable Hydrolase Activity
Abigail Goldstein and othersSamantha WilnerBiochemical and Structural Characterization of PDB Protein 3DS8
Richard Wike and othersSamantha WilnerCharacterization of the Protein 2O14 as a Potential Hydrolase or Esterase

Biology Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 11-11:50 a.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Sarah WixtedKate GoddardDental Internship
Charles CravottaKate GoddardCarbon dioxide capture and methane mitigation with red macroalgae Asparagopsis taxiformis
Caroline Powell and othersKate GoddardIs Pollution Driving Evolution?
Shira Levin and othersRebecca LyczakMethod of identifying symmetric division, blebbing and pseudo-cleavage in Caenorhabditis elegans using RNAi on cytoskeletal genes
Elizabeth Wolosin and othersRebecca LyczakInvestigation of pam-1 suppressor, lz5, and its effects on polarity establishment
Megan HeichelRebecca LyczakThe pathological effects of the opioid epidemic
John DeLiaAnthony LoboGreenfields Veterinary: A Day in the Life
Madison MosesDenise FinneyAssessing the nitrogen conundrum at the Ursinus College Organic Farm
Brandon LillianRebecca LyczakRNAi Knockout of Cytoskeletal Genes in C. elegans Single Cell Embryo
Caroline Buckley and othersEllen DawleyStudying the Effects of Retinoic Acid on the Regenerating Spinal Cord in Ambystoma mexicanum

12-12:50 p.m.

Inclusive Community Grant Projects
Bears' Den, 12-12:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Heather Lobban-ViravongInclusive Community Grant Projects

Music Performances
Bomberger Auditorium, 12-12:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Brandon Greyson (Bass and Piano) and othersHolly HubbsMusic Performances

Math and Computer Science Awards
Pfahler 108, 12-12:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Math & CS Students Lisa GrossbauerMath and Computer Science Awards Ceremony and Honors Induction

Psychology Awards
IDC 114, 12-12:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Psychology Students and othersPsychology Psi Chi Honors Society Induction

1-1:50 p.m.

Dance Presentation
Kaleidoscope Lobby, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Madison Moses and othersJeanine McCainBodies in Bloom: Creating movement awareness through everyday natural interaction (A site-specific performance created by Madison Moses)

Health & Exercise Physiology Presentations
Olin 101, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Emily ReeveDeborah FeairhellerExamining the Efficacy of a New Diet Scoring System for tracking a Mediterranean Diet Intervention
Clara BakerDeborah FeairhellerThe Effects of Circuit Training and Mediterranean Diet on Superoxide Dismutase Levels
Julia Gilpin and othersDeborah Feairheller Examining Mediterranean Diet Adherence Among Cohorts

English / Latin American Studies Presentations
Olin 102, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Rebecca MillerRebecca JaroffThe War Against Women and the Girl who Fought Back
Daniel Espitia AltamirandaOscar UsecheBecoming NarColombia: The Sicario's Perspective

Athletics Presentations
Olin 108, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Lindsay Rush and othersMarqus HunterUrsinus College Athletics - A Year in Review

Anthropology & Sociology Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Anika Shah and othersLauren WynneSouth Asian Heritage

Athletics Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Haley Sturla and othersMarqus Hunter Life As A Student-Athlete At Ursinus

Business & Economics Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Patrick AmmiratiAndrew EconomopoulosValuing Major League Baseball Contracts
Patrick BernickerAndrew EconomopoulosTopics in Finance and Accounting
Timothy CarrollEric ParnellTopics in Finance and Accounting
Brian CaseyEric ParnellDo Professional Sports Boost GDP? A State level Empirical Study
Kayin ChambersAndrew EconomopoulosThe Economics of Urban Development
Evan CirafesiEric ParnellEffects of a $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage
Paul CottamAndrew EconomopoulosTerrorism: Economics & the Stock Market
Wilbert DiazOlga NicoaraTopics in Economics
Jarret DiGiantomassoEric ParnellSuccess in Artificial Intelligence Companies
Emily DiGiorgioOlga NicoaraHow Will Our Declining Birth Rate Affect Real GDP in the U.S.?
Mara FulmerOlga NicoaraHomeruns: A Real Hit or Miss?
Tingyue GongOlga NicoaraCulture or Economics: A Panel Data Study of Determinants of Global Migration Flows
Brett HighlandAndrew EconomopoulosImpact of Professional Sports Teams on Their Metropolitan Economy
Jacob HoffmanAndrew EconomopoulosDid the Implementation of the Salary Cap Impact Competitive Balance in the NFL?
Eric LeBlancAndrew EconomopoulosRetail Employee Wages and Benefits: Determinants of Firm Profitability?

Computer Science Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Jahkel RobinAlvin GrissomSyntactic Rewriting using Neural Networks
Michael Anthony and othersMaureen Cumpstone Cryptocurrency Education

Digital Liberal Arts Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Tiffini Eckenrod and othersChristine IannicelliWorking as a Digital Liberal Arts Fellow

Environmental Studies Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Prachi Patel and othersDenise FinneyIncreasing Diversity can Help Carbon Storage in Soil
Parris Janusek and othersDenise FinneyThe Effect of Soil Treatment On Bacterium in Soil
Elizabeth BurkeTristan AshcroftNatural Features Within 100 ft of the Perkiomen Trail
Rowan DavisTristan AshcroftUrsinus Sculptures and Damage Risk
Hannah MergesTristan Ashcroft Places on Campus Suitable for Rain Gardens

Neuroscience Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Avery Sicher and othersCarlita Favero Prenatal alcohol exposure does not impact corridor cell number at embryonic day 13.5
Josef NovacekEllen DawleySerotonergic Expression Mapping in Ambystoma mexicanum Spinal Cord
Nicole DalasioJennifer StevensonCartoons, Animals, and Autistic Traits: An Eye Tracking Study
Sarah Wonsidler and othersJennifer Stevenson Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates
Mikayla Cimino and othersJoel BishLong Lasting Executive Control Deficits in Young Adults with a History of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
Maria Daly and othersJoel BishIncreased frontal lobe beta wave activity required for inhibition and inhibition switching tasks post concussion
Jenna Severa and othersEllen DawleyAn Exploratory Study of SOX2 Expression in Juvenile A. mexicanum

Physics Poster Presentation
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Mia TrumanCasey SchwarzSelective etching of laser-exposed As2S3 film on a ZnSe substrate

Politics / IR / Melrose Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Roumaissaa TailassaneAnn KarrethPolicy Brief on FGM in Egypt
Graham Cepress-McLeanJohannes KarrethExamining War Rhetoric in the Post-War Era.
Roumaissaa TailassaneJohannes KarrethHow Do Integration Policies Affect Immigrants' Attitudes Towards the Host Country?
Chelsey Thomas and othersJohannes KarrethModel United Nations
Sophie Auerbach and othersRebecca EvansMelrose Fellows
Kayla HofmannAnn Karreth The Maternal Mortality Rate in India as it Relates to Political Development: A Policy Briefing
Julia AdamsJohannes KarrethDrug Policy Variation Across the United States
Edward HowletteJohannes KarrethWhat factors cause insurgent groups to use violence to resist a regime?

Psychology Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 1-1:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Marisa WaiteBrent MattinglyMotivations, Expectations, and Ideal Outcomes of Hook-Ups
Stephanie Guzman and othersCatherine ChamblissNever Stop Being a Parent: Long-term effects of Parental Divorce and Maternal Employment in Childhood
Morgan CopeBrent MattinglyThe actor-partner independence model and relational self change: A dyadic approach to the self and relationship outcomes
Julia MillsBrent MattinglyDestined to be Dissatisfied: Implicit Theories of Sexuality and Relationship Functioning
Maria Daly and othersJennifer StevensonSimilar Motor Learning Performance with a Single Modality Preference in Individuals with High and Low Autistic Traits
Andrew Schmidt and othersSusan LawrenceA Comparison of Students' and Educators' Perceptions of Grief Support
Lauren Feldman and othersCatherine ChamblissThe Effects of Being Labeled Smart by Friends: Burden or Benefit?

2-2:50 p.m.

GWSS and Politics Presentations
Olin 101, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Anika Backelin-HarrisonRebecca EvansPolitics, Protest and Patience: Human Security in India and South Korea
Rosina ShipmanAnnie KarrethGentrification and Transportation: How New Public Transit Stops Affect Neighborhoods Differently

Environmental Studies & Biology Presentations
Olin 102, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Sarah BeckerPatrick HurleyAssessing Woody Species in the Philadelphia Urban Forest: Foraging Potential Versus Actual Practices
Jessica LamarcaTristan AshcroftJust Hanging Out: Where are the best places to hammock on campus?
Ella Cinq-MarsKate GoddardEffect of Dam Removal on Macroinvertebrate Communities and Stream Health in Darby Creek, Kent Park, Philadelphia

History Presentations
Olin 103, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Chelsey ThomasLori DaggarNegotiating Colonization: Is Colonization Truly Over?
Garrett Bullock and othersLori DaggarPhi Alpha Theta Conference papers

Politics Presentation
Olin 107, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Cori CichowiczGerard FitzpatrickOral Argument Tactics on the Supreme Court Bench: A Comparative Analysis of Verbal Tools Used by Justices Sotomayor, Kagan, and Gorsuch

CIE Essay Contest Winners
Olin 108, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Joanna TimmermanVanessa VolpeCIE Prize-Winning Paper
Gabbie PittDanielle Widmann AbrahamCIE Prize-Winning Paper
Britney DyszelDanielle Widmann AbrahamCIE Prize-Winning Paper

Physics Posters
Pfahler 108, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Zachary Beavers and othersCasey Schwarz, Tom CarrollPhysics Posters

Business & Economics Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Tyler LeliiEric ParnellTesla: Will it survive?
Chongyang MiaoOlga NicoaraThe Relationship Between the Amount of Time People Spend Reading and Their Income.
Eric MillerEric ParnellAccounting Fraud
Timothy MillerAndrew EconomopoulosImmigration and How it Impacts the Economy. 
Johnathan MyersEric ParnellA Hedge Fund with an Attached University: Examining Endowment Returns across America’s Colleges and Universities
Gregory OlssonEric ParnellHow do the conditions of an NFL stadium affect the percent change of the corresponding NFL teams value
Aidan RogersAndrew EconomopoulosPower vs. Precision: How MLB Pitchers are Earning Huge Contracts
Elliott ShevitzOlga NicoaraGoaltenders Are Athletes Too
Alexis ShowersEric ParnellSurviving the Retail Apocalypse
Julia SingerAndrew EconomopoulosChanging the Gender Dynamic: Do Women Increase Firm Performance?
Andrew TourlitisOlga NicoaraThe League of Limits: Does Competitive Balance Exist in the NBA?
Nadia TsaoAndrew EconomopoulosThe Effect of Online Streaming on the Cable Industry
Alec VeraAndrew EconomopoulosIs the NFL Combine a Good Indicator of Draft Position and Success?
Kelly WrightEric ParnellEthics in the Age of Sarbanes-Oxley
Chenyu YinAndrew EconomopoulosMergers: An Important Way for Companies to Develop

Health and Exercise Physiology Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Maxwell CoulterApril CarpenterThe Effect of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory drugs on Skeletal Muscle Permeability in mice
Gabriella Timuscuk and othersApril CarpenterDifferences in Wnt Expression in Male and Female Mice at 4 and 8 Weeks
Alex Middleman and othersApril Carpenter Determining the length of time thermotherapy affects vascular permeability in injured muscle.
Angela Gervasi and othersCatherine van de RuitThe Relationship Between Technology and Sanitation in the Operating Room
Bridget RauhCatherine van de Ruit Patient Safety in Pediatrics Intensive Care Units (PICU)
Sabrina TusavitzApril CarpenterEndothelial Permeability Compared at Various Times and Ages Post Skeletal Muscle Injury in Mice
Elizabeth DeWitt and othersStephen KolwiczHigh Saturated and Unsaturated Fat Diets Yield Different Disease Phenotypes in Mice
Zachary LarmerStephen KolwiczThe Effects of Ketogenic Diet on Metabolic Parameters in Obese Mice
Lola HolcombStephen KolwiczThe effects of the ketogenic diet of endurance exercise capacity, blood glucose, and ketone concentration after aerobic endurance exercise in mice
Pat RoweStephen KolwiczEndurance Exercise Capacity and Substrate Metabolism in Male and Female Mice

Media & Communications Poster Presentations
IDC Atrium, 2-2:50 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Robert RappAlice LeppertIMImobile
John LilleyAlice LeppertRinat Halon Photography
Peter DeSimoneAnthony NadlerMy Marketing Experience at LMS Solutions, Inc.
Kaitlyn France Lynne EdwardsInternship Poster
Kelly PiotrowiczJennifer FleegerWinter Internship
Jake Supran and othersJennifer FleegerNew York Islanders
David MendelsohnLynne EdwardsTalkin' Yanks
Ibraheem BusseyRobert ZausnerKline & Specter - A Professional Corporation
Eric Williams Jr.Sheryl GoodmanSummer Internship: Accredited Lock Supply
Shy'Quan DavisAnthony NadlerAmerica Reads Literacy Program
Matthew Hartigan
Zachary Muredda
Jacob Clifford MureddaAlice LeppertInHouse Internship

3 p.m.

Dance Performances
Lenfest Theater, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Jenna Endy and othersJeanine McCainSu Questa Strada (A dance performance created by Jenna Endy)
Donnay Burden and othersJeanine McCainPsycho-Control (A dance performance created by Donnay Burden)

Bonner Senior Presentations
Bomberger Auditorium, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Angela BeyChristian Rice
Wilbert DiazChristian Rice
Malik GeraciChristian Rice
Katie GeredaChristian Rice
Stephanie HawkinsChristian Rice
Zana LeeChristian Rice
Vilajet KovaciChristian Rice

Education Honors Defense
Bomberger 129, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Indira JoellStephanie MacklerThe Montessori Method: Redefining the Child

Biology Honors Talks
Pfahler Musser Auditorium, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Mattthew DouglasBeth BaileyEarly Post-Partum Changes in the Murine Heart
Kirk CherneskieDenise FinneySoil Health in Organic and Conventional Vegetable Systems under Different Tillage Regimes
Gabriella AltmireCory StraubEffect of Plant Biodiversity on Insect Pests in a Forage Agroecosystem
Connor LoomisJennifer RoundCharacterizing the Interaction of MAGUK Scaffold Proteins with Synaptic Adhesion Protein Slitrk2
Katherine MaddenBeth BaileyPost-Partum Changes in the Contractility and Morphology of the Murine Heart

English and History Honors Talks
IDC 116, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Joe MakucStrict Restraints: Abstinence’s Gender Problems in Measure for Measure
William WehrsEd OnaciRape Culture

Physics Honors Talk, Sigma Pi Sigma Induction, and Award Ceremony
Pfahler 106, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Brittani SchnableCasey SchwarzImproving Processing and Coating Protocol to Promote Crystal Formation and Optical Function in Thin GeSbSeTe Films

Psychology / Neuroscience Honors Talks
IDC 114, 3 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Alexa BeachamVanessa VolpeThe Relationship Between Physician Racial Color Blind Attitudes, Sexual Orientation Blind Attitudes and Quality of Patient Care
Morgan CopeBrent MattinglyOutcomes and Motivations of Attachment-Dependent Dissolution Recovery
Marisa WaiteBrent MattinglyHookup Culture and Pluralistic Ignorance: The Role of Self-Concept Clarity and Sociosexual Orientation
Sarah WonsidlerJennifer Stevenson, Joel Bish, Robin ClouserImplicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates
Noah YeagleyJennifer Stevenson, Joel BishImplicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

4-5 p.m.

Reception for Annual Student Exhibition
Berman Museum, 4-5 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Sydney Cope and othersJulie Choma

English / MCS Honors Talk
IDC 116, 4-5 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Courtney DuCheneAlice Leppert, Carol DoleRewriting Women: A Feminist Examination of Lolita's and Pride and Prejudice's Costume and Revisionist Adaptations
Audrey PitcherJennifer FleegerGoblin: Microvalidations, a Theory of Communication

3:30-4:30 p.m.

Health & Exercise Physiology Honors Talks
Bears' Den, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Emily ReeveDeb Feairheller
Max Coulter
Clara BakerDeb Feairheller

English Honors Talk
U-Imagine Center IDC 115, 3:30-4:30 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Bailey Ludwig

5:30-6 p.m.

Music Performance
Bears' Den, 5:30-6 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
James McDaid and othersHolly HubbsBearitones

6-7:15 p.m.

Theater Performance
Blackbox, 6-7:15 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Angela Bey and othersEdward OnaciThe White Feather Project

7:30-9:30 p.m.

Dance Performance
Lenfest Theater, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
UCDC Karen ClementeUCDC Spring Dance Concert

9:30 p.m.

Music Demo
Bomberger 033, 9:30 p.m.

PresenterMentorTitle
Alexander Lehr and othersRosa AbrahamsHow to Record a Song in 15 Minutes