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April 25, 2019

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Gabrielle Manto11-11:50 a.m.
Bears' Den
GreekPresidentsCouncil

GreekPresidentsCouncil

11-11:50 a.m. Bears' Den

Presenter: Gabrielle Manto


Mentor: ToddMcKinney

African American and Africana Studies

Angela Bey, Rachel Ceciro, Sophie Gioffre, Quinton J. Alexander, Bonnie Baldini 6-7:15 p.m.
Blackbox
The White Feather Project

The White Feather Project

6-7:15 p.m. Blackbox

Presenters: Angela Bey, Rachel Ceciro, Sophie Gioffre, Quinton J. Alexander, Bonnie Baldini

African American and Africana Studies
Mentor: Edward Onaci

Anthropology and Sociology

Anika Shah, Jordan Gagan1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
South Asian Heritage

South Asian Heritage

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Anika Shah, Jordan Gagan

Anthropology and Sociology
Mentor: Lauren Wynne

Applied Economics

Gabrielle Manto10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Life Insurance Profitability

Life Insurance Profitability

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Gabrielle Manto

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Jonathan Guba11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Impacts of Economic and Regulatory Factors on the Development of Novel Pharmaceuticals

Impacts of Economic and Regulatory Factors on the Development of Novel Pharmaceuticals

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Jonathan Guba

Applied Economics
Mentor: Scott Burns

Matthew Williams11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Birch Run Financial Internship

Birch Run Financial Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Matthew Williams

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Colin Monahan11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Ursinus College Wrestling Team Internship

Ursinus College Wrestling Team Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Colin Monahan

Applied Economics
Mentor: Cindy Harris

Charles Johnston11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
uFinancial Group Internship

uFinancial Group Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Charles Johnston

Applied Economics
Mentor: Scott Deacle

Tyler Lelii11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Abel Brother Towing & Automotive Internship

Abel Brother Towing & Automotive Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Tyler Lelii

Applied Economics
Mentor: Scott Deacle

Brett Highland11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Stevens & Lee/Griffin Internship

Stevens & Lee/Griffin Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Brett Highland

Applied Economics
Mentor: Scott Deacle

Greg Olsson11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Proskate Ice Rink Internship

Proskate Ice Rink Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Greg Olsson

Applied Economics
Mentor: Rudolph Henkel

Jarret DiGiantomasso1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Success in Artificial Intelligence Companies

Success in Artificial Intelligence Companies

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Jarret DiGiantomasso

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Patrick Bernicker1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Topics in Finance and Accounting

Topics in Finance and Accounting

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Patrick Bernicker

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Patrick Ammirati1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Valuing Major League Baseball Contracts

Valuing Major League Baseball Contracts

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Patrick Ammirati

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Emily DiGiorgio1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
How Will Our Declining Birth Rate Affect Real GDP in the U.S.?

How Will Our Declining Birth Rate Affect Real GDP in the U.S.?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Emily DiGiorgio

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Timothy Carroll1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Topics in Finance and Accounting

Topics in Finance and Accounting

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Timothy Carroll

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Brian Casey1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Do Professional Sports Boost GDP? A State level Empirical Study

Do Professional Sports Boost GDP? A State level Empirical Study

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Brian Casey

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Wilbert Diaz1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Topics in Economics

Topics in Economics

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Wilbert Diaz

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Mara Fulmer1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Homeruns: A Real Hit or Miss?

Homeruns: A Real Hit or Miss?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Mara Fulmer

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Eric LeBlanc1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Retail Employee Wages and Benefits: Determinants of Firm Profitability?

Retail Employee Wages and Benefits: Determinants of Firm Profitability?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Eric LeBlanc

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Paul Cottam1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Terrorism: Economics & the Stock Market

Terrorism: Economics & the Stock Market

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Paul Cottam

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Tingyue Gong1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Culture or Economics: A Panel Data Study of Determinants of Global Migration Flows

Culture or Economics: A Panel Data Study of Determinants of Global Migration Flows

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Tingyue Gong

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Kayin Chambers1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Economics of Urban Development

The Economics of Urban Development

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Kayin Chambers

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Evan Cirafesi1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Effects of a $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage

Effects of a $15 Per Hour Minimum Wage

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Evan Cirafesi

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Brett Highland1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Impact of Professional Sports Teams on Their Metropolitan Economy

Impact of Professional Sports Teams on Their Metropolitan Economy

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Brett Highland

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Jacob Hoffman1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Did the Implementation of the Salary Cap Impact Competitive Balance in the NFL?

Did the Implementation of the Salary Cap Impact Competitive Balance in the NFL?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Jacob Hoffman

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Nadia Tsao2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effect of Online Streaming on the Cable Industry

The Effect of Online Streaming on the Cable Industry

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Nadia Tsao

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Alexis Showers2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Surviving the Retail Apocalypse

Surviving the Retail Apocalypse

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Alexis Showers

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Andrew Tourlitis2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The League of Limits: Does Competitive Balance Exist in the NBA?

The League of Limits: Does Competitive Balance Exist in the NBA?

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Andrew Tourlitis

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Julia Singer2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Changing the Gender Dynamic: Do Women Increase Firm Performance?

Changing the Gender Dynamic: Do Women Increase Firm Performance?

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Julia Singer

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Elliott Shevitz2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Goaltenders Are Athletes Too

Goaltenders Are Athletes Too

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Elliott Shevitz

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Aidan Rogers2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Power vs. Precision: How MLB Pitchers are Earning Huge Contracts

Power vs. Precision: How MLB Pitchers are Earning Huge Contracts

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Aidan Rogers

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Gregory Olsson2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
How do the conditions of an NFL stadium affect the percent change of the corresponding NFL teams value

How do the conditions of an NFL stadium affect the percent change of the corresponding NFL teams value

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Gregory Olsson

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Johnathan Myers2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
A Hedge Fund with an Attached University: Examining Endowment Returns across America’s Colleges and Universities

A Hedge Fund with an Attached University: Examining Endowment Returns across America’s Colleges and Universities

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Johnathan Myers

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Timothy Miller2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Immigration and How it Impacts the Economy. 

Immigration and How it Impacts the Economy. 

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Timothy Miller

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Eric Miller2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Accounting Fraud

Accounting Fraud

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Eric Miller

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Chenyu Yin2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Mergers: An Important Way for Companies to Develop

Mergers: An Important Way for Companies to Develop

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Chenyu Yin

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Chongyang Miao2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Relationship Between the Amount of Time People Spend Reading and Their Income.

The Relationship Between the Amount of Time People Spend Reading and Their Income.

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Chongyang Miao

Applied Economics
Mentor: Olga Nicoara

Tyler Lelii2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Tesla: Will it survive?

Tesla: Will it survive?

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Tyler Lelii

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Kelly Wright2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Ethics in the Age of Sarbanes-Oxley

Ethics in the Age of Sarbanes-Oxley

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Kelly Wright

Applied Economics
Mentor: Eric Parnell

Alec Vera2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Is the NFL Combine a Good Indicator of Draft Position and Success?

Is the NFL Combine a Good Indicator of Draft Position and Success?

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Alec Vera

Applied Economics
Mentor: Andrew Economopoulos

Art and Art History

Robert Varney10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 103
Candice Breitz's Love Story (2016): Evoking Viewer Empathy Through Reenactment

Candice Breitz's Love Story (2016): Evoking Viewer Empathy Through Reenactment

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 103

Presenter: Robert Varney

Art and Art History
Mentor: Deborah Barkun

Sydney Cope11-11:50 a.m.
Berman Main Gallery
Artist Talk with Sydney Cope

Artist Talk with Sydney Cope

11-11:50 a.m. Berman Main Gallery

Presenter: Sydney Cope

Art and Art History
Mentor: David Aipperspach

Berman

Sydney Cope, Emily Counts, Katelyn Doherty, Millie Drury, Kelsey Gavin, Amelia Goldstein, Samantha Hayslett, Kalina Hieshima, Julia Huff, Melanie Lee, Annika Phillips, Jailene Rodriguez, Anika Shah, Joseph Simon, Robert Varney, Taylor Wilson4-5 p.m.
Berman Museum

4-5 p.m. Berman Museum

Presenters: Sydney Cope, Emily Counts, Katelyn Doherty, Millie Drury, Kelsey Gavin, Amelia Goldstein, Samantha Hayslett, Kalina Hieshima, Julia Huff, Melanie Lee, Annika Phillips, Jailene Rodriguez, Anika Shah, Joseph Simon, Robert Varney, Taylor Wilson

Berman
Mentor: Julie Choma

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Abigail Goldstein, Amin Attari, Alix Segil 10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Interaction of Escherichia coli with Tetracycline-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes to Overcome Antibiotic Resistance

The Interaction of Escherichia coli with Tetracycline-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes to Overcome Antibiotic Resistance

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Abigail Goldstein, Amin Attari, Alix Segil

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Mark Ellison

Samantha Beck, John DeLia, Adam Friend10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Isolation and Characterization of Protein 3H04 as a Potential Hydrolase

Isolation and Characterization of Protein 3H04 as a Potential Hydrolase

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Samantha Beck, John DeLia, Adam Friend

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

Brendan Cherrey10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Growth and Purification of De Novo Due Ferri Single Chain Proteins (DFsc)

Growth and Purification of De Novo Due Ferri Single Chain Proteins (DFsc)

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Brendan Cherrey

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Amanda Reig

Lilly McQueen, Angela Jeon, Miriam Thomas, Kevin Brown, Chandrasekhar Palepu, Sophia Simoes10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Effects of Antibiotic-Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Antibiotic-Resistant Coliforms and Enterococci

Effects of Antibiotic-Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Antibiotic-Resistant Coliforms and Enterococci

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Lilly McQueen, Angela Jeon, Miriam Thomas, Kevin Brown, Chandrasekhar Palepu, Sophia Simoes

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Anthony Lobo, Mark Ellison

Samantha Beck, Emily Shiplett10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Characterization of Sup35 and Rnq1Cotranslational Prion Aggregation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

Characterization of Sup35 and Rnq1Cotranslational Prion Aggregation in Saccharomyces cerevisiae

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Samantha Beck, Emily Shiplett

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Dale Cameron

Haley Liebenberg10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Synthesis of Oligonucleotide-Lipid Conjugates Bearing G-quadruplex Extensions to Analyze Micelle Stability and Cargo Release

Synthesis of Oligonucleotide-Lipid Conjugates Bearing G-quadruplex Extensions to Analyze Micelle Stability and Cargo Release

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Haley Liebenberg

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

James Harkness, Paige Springmann, Angela Hong10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Expression and kinetic evaluation of 4DIU protein

Expression and kinetic evaluation of 4DIU protein

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: James Harkness, Paige Springmann, Angela Hong

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

Sonya Jacobsen, Jake Lachowicz, Lauren Novotny, Amerlia Goldstein, Ben Sallavanti, Stephanie Chell, Sydney Bowman11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The effects of bisphenol A (BPA) and BPA structural analogs on metastasis of the MCF-7 breast cancer cell line

The effects of bisphenol A (BPA) and BPA structural analogs on metastasis of the MCF-7 breast cancer cell line

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Sonya Jacobsen, Jake Lachowicz, Lauren Novotny, Amerlia Goldstein, Ben Sallavanti, Stephanie Chell, Sydney Bowman

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Roberts

Brendan Cherrey, Emily Bender, Lauren Novotny11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Characterization of the 2QRU Protein and Observable Hydrolase Activity

Characterization of the 2QRU Protein and Observable Hydrolase Activity

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Brendan Cherrey, Emily Bender, Lauren Novotny

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

Brittani Schnable, Craig Lauer, Kyle Rubino 11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Determining the Function of the Protein 3B7F with a Known Structure

Determining the Function of the Protein 3B7F with a Known Structure

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Brittani Schnable, Craig Lauer, Kyle Rubino

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

Richard Wike, Ethan Kabel, Emily Shiplett11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Characterization of the Protein 2O14 as a Potential Hydrolase or Esterase

Characterization of the Protein 2O14 as a Potential Hydrolase or Esterase

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Richard Wike, Ethan Kabel, Emily Shiplett

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

AJ Belville11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
RNAi of cytoskeletal gene assesses mechanism of pam-1 embryo lethality

RNAi of cytoskeletal gene assesses mechanism of pam-1 embryo lethality

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: AJ Belville

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

Angela Hong11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Identification of suppressor mutation, lz6, of pam-1 gene in C. elegans

Identification of suppressor mutation, lz6, of pam-1 gene in C. elegans

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Angela Hong

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

Emily Bender11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Investigation into the Metal Binding Affinity of Due Ferri Single Chain Protein

Investigation into the Metal Binding Affinity of Due Ferri Single Chain Protein

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Emily Bender

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Morgan Cousins

Stephanie Hawkins, Alana Huynh11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Hydrolytic Activity of Due Ferri single chain proteins

Hydrolytic Activity of Due Ferri single chain proteins

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Stephanie Hawkins, Alana Huynh

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Amanda Reig

Abigail Goldstein, Lilly McQueen, Julia Huff11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Biochemical and Structural Characterization of PDB Protein 3DS8

Biochemical and Structural Characterization of PDB Protein 3DS8

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Abigail Goldstein, Lilly McQueen, Julia Huff

Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Mentor: Samantha Wilner

Biology

Richard Wike, Danielle Terrenzio, Matthew Fontanese10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Can the Yeast Ribosome-Associated Complex Chaperones Zuo1 and Ssz1 be Functionally Replaced with their Human Homologs Mpp11 and Hsp70L1

Can the Yeast Ribosome-Associated Complex Chaperones Zuo1 and Ssz1 be Functionally Replaced with their Human Homologs Mpp11 and Hsp70L1

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Richard Wike, Danielle Terrenzio, Matthew Fontanese

Biology
Mentor: Dale Cameron

Samantha Garritano, Elizabeth Burke10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Altering Nutrient Content of Forage Species Utilizing Diverse Mixes of Cover Crops

Altering Nutrient Content of Forage Species Utilizing Diverse Mixes of Cover Crops

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Samantha Garritano, Elizabeth Burke

Biology
Mentor: Denise Finney

Ethan Kabel10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Interaction Between Mutations of wee-1.3 and pam-1 in C. elegans

Interaction Between Mutations of wee-1.3 and pam-1 in C. elegans

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Ethan Kabel

Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

Connor Loomis10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Mapping the interaction between the postsynaptic adhesion protein Slitrk2 and PSD-95 via a yeast-two hybrid assay

Mapping the interaction between the postsynaptic adhesion protein Slitrk2 and PSD-95 via a yeast-two hybrid assay

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Connor Loomis

Biology
Mentor: Jennifer Round

Alexandra Bailey10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Color polymorphism and exploratory behavior of Eastern red-backed salamanders (Plethnodon cinereus)

Color polymorphism and exploratory behavior of Eastern red-backed salamanders (Plethnodon cinereus)

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Alexandra Bailey

Biology
Mentor: Cory Straub

Kasey Sheahan10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Causes, Treatments, and Complications of Paraplegia

Causes, Treatments, and Complications of Paraplegia

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Kasey Sheahan

Biology
Mentor: Anthony Lobo

Melody Dieckman, Madeline Wert, Erin Fowler10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Expression of Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein (GFAP) in Spinal Cord Regenerative Cells of Urodeles

Expression of Glial Fibrillary Acidic Protein (GFAP) in Spinal Cord Regenerative Cells of Urodeles

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Melody Dieckman, Madeline Wert, Erin Fowler

Biology
Mentor: Ellen Dawley

Yoonjung Kim, Nyrobi Barnes, Courtney Burns10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Effects of Neuroinflammation on Microglial Function

Effects of Neuroinflammation on Microglial Function

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Yoonjung Kim, Nyrobi Barnes, Courtney Burns

Biology
Mentor: Jennifer King

Zonia Rueda, Kelsey Blake10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effect of Neuro-Inflammatory Mediators on Microglial Cytoskeletal Protein Expression

The Effect of Neuro-Inflammatory Mediators on Microglial Cytoskeletal Protein Expression

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Zonia Rueda, Kelsey Blake

Biology
Mentor: Jennifer King

Caroline Powell, Nicole Bryce, Angelina DiFelice, Matthew Fontanese, Mary Fuchs ,Ian Johnson, Matthew Kenwood, Hannah Merges, Caroline Powell ,Travis Venables11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Is Pollution Driving Evolution?

Is Pollution Driving Evolution?

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Caroline Powell, Nicole Bryce, Angelina DiFelice, Matthew Fontanese, Mary Fuchs ,Ian Johnson, Matthew Kenwood, Hannah Merges, Caroline Powell ,Travis Venables

Biology
Mentor: Kate Goddard

Shira Levin, Zoe Tesone ,Leanna Simpson, Nareen Babaian11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Method of identifying symmetric division, blebbing and pseudo-cleavage in Caenorhabditis elegans using RNAi on cytoskeletal genes

Method of identifying symmetric division, blebbing and pseudo-cleavage in Caenorhabditis elegans using RNAi on cytoskeletal genes

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Shira Levin, Zoe Tesone ,Leanna Simpson, Nareen Babaian

Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

Elizabeth Wolosin, Caprice Eisele11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Investigation of pam-1 suppressor, lz5, and its effects on polarity establishment

Investigation of pam-1 suppressor, lz5, and its effects on polarity establishment

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Elizabeth Wolosin, Caprice Eisele

Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

Sarah Wixted11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Dental Internship

Dental Internship

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Sarah Wixted

Biology
Mentor: Kate Goddard

Megan Heichel11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The pathological effects of the opioid epidemic

The pathological effects of the opioid epidemic

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Megan Heichel

Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

John DeLia11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Greenfields Veterinary: A Day in the Life

Greenfields Veterinary: A Day in the Life

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: John DeLia

Biology
Mentor: Anthony Lobo

Madison Moses11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Assessing the nitrogen conundrum at the Ursinus College Organic Farm

Assessing the nitrogen conundrum at the Ursinus College Organic Farm

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Madison Moses

Biology
Mentor: Denise Finney

Brandon Lillian11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
RNAi Knockout of Cytoskeletal Genes in C. elegans Single Cell Embryo

RNAi Knockout of Cytoskeletal Genes in C. elegans Single Cell Embryo

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Brandon Lillian

Biology
Mentor: Rebecca Lyczak

Caroline Buckley, Adam Friend ,Allysen Henriksen, Justin Martinez11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Studying the Effects of Retinoic Acid on the Regenerating Spinal Cord in Ambystoma mexicanum

Studying the Effects of Retinoic Acid on the Regenerating Spinal Cord in Ambystoma mexicanum

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Caroline Buckley, Adam Friend ,Allysen Henriksen, Justin Martinez

Biology
Mentor: Ellen Dawley

Charles Cravotta11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Carbon dioxide capture and methane mitigation with red macroalgae Asparagopsis taxiformis

Carbon dioxide capture and methane mitigation with red macroalgae Asparagopsis taxiformis

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Charles Cravotta

Biology
Mentor: Kate Goddard

Ella Cinq-Mars2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 102
Effect of Dam Removal on Macroinvertebrate Communities and Stream Health in Darby Creek, Kent Park, Philadelphia

Effect of Dam Removal on Macroinvertebrate Communities and Stream Health in Darby Creek, Kent Park, Philadelphia

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Ella Cinq-Mars

Biology
Mentor: Kate Goddard

Kirk Cherneskie3 p.m.
Pfahler Musser Auditorium
Soil Health in Organic and Conventional Vegetable Systems under Different Tillage Regimes

Soil Health in Organic and Conventional Vegetable Systems under Different Tillage Regimes

3 p.m. Pfahler Musser Auditorium

Presenter: Kirk Cherneskie

Biology
Mentor: Denise Finney

Connor Loomis3 p.m.
Pfahler Musser Auditorium
Characterizing the Interaction of MAGUK Scaffold Proteins with Synaptic Adhesion Protein Slitrk2

Characterizing the Interaction of MAGUK Scaffold Proteins with Synaptic Adhesion Protein Slitrk2

3 p.m. Pfahler Musser Auditorium

Presenter: Connor Loomis

Biology
Mentor: Jennifer Round

Gabriella Altmire3 p.m.
Pfahler Musser Auditorium
Effect of Plant Biodiversity on Insect Pests in a Forage Agroecosystem

Effect of Plant Biodiversity on Insect Pests in a Forage Agroecosystem

3 p.m. Pfahler Musser Auditorium

Presenter: Gabriella Altmire

Biology
Mentor: Cory Straub

Katherine Madden3 p.m.
Pfahler Musser Auditorium
Post-Partum Changes in the Contractility and Morphology of the Murine Heart

Post-Partum Changes in the Contractility and Morphology of the Murine Heart

3 p.m. Pfahler Musser Auditorium

Presenter: Katherine Madden

Biology
Mentor: Beth Bailey

Mattthew Douglas3 p.m.
Pfahler Musser Auditorium
Early Post-Partum Changes in the Murine Heart

Early Post-Partum Changes in the Murine Heart

3 p.m. Pfahler Musser Auditorium

Presenter: Mattthew Douglas

Biology
Mentor: Beth Bailey

Bonner, Scholars in Service

Malik Geraci, Autumn Murphy10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Camphill Village Kimberton Hills

Camphill Village Kimberton Hills

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Malik Geraci, Autumn Murphy

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Jane Krol, Matthew Fontanese, Randi Rossi, Emily Reeve, Chase Opperman10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Barnstone Art for Kids

Barnstone Art for Kids

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Jane Krol, Matthew Fontanese, Randi Rossi, Emily Reeve, Chase Opperman

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Nathan Antwi, Jadidsa Perez, Shelsea Deravil, Ian Dysinger10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Wismer on Wheels

Wismer on Wheels

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Nathan Antwi, Jadidsa Perez, Shelsea Deravil, Ian Dysinger

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Emily Thomas, Benjamin Antill, Nareen Babaian, Autumn Murphy10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
ACLAMO Family Center

ACLAMO Family Center

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Emily Thomas, Benjamin Antill, Nareen Babaian, Autumn Murphy

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Melissa Hoff, Lizzy DeWitt10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
St. Mary's Franciscan Shelter

St. Mary's Franciscan Shelter

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Melissa Hoff, Lizzy DeWitt

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Carver Wolfe, Jane Krol, Randi Rossi10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Women's Center of Montgomery County

Women's Center of Montgomery County

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Carver Wolfe, Jane Krol, Randi Rossi

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Chase Opperman, Jennifer Berrios, Madison Tillmann10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Parkhouse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

Parkhouse Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Chase Opperman, Jennifer Berrios, Madison Tillmann

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Nareen Babaian, Melissa Hoff10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Centro Cultural Latinos Unidos

Centro Cultural Latinos Unidos

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Nareen Babaian, Melissa Hoff

Bonner, Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Bonner

Dia Weeks, Jamir Mallory, Marcus Mattis, Wilbert Pichardo, Jasmine Soriano10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
America Reads

America Reads

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Dia Weeks, Jamir Mallory, Marcus Mattis, Wilbert Pichardo, Jasmine Soriano

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Athena Gainey10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Meade School

Meade School

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Athena Gainey

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Emily Harris, Thea Pastras10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Phoenixville Area Positive Alternatives

Phoenixville Area Positive Alternatives

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Emily Harris, Thea Pastras

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Hannah Merges, Nareen Babaian10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Ursinus ESL Program

Ursinus ESL Program

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Hannah Merges, Nareen Babaian

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Kelsey Blake, Thea Pastras, Jadidsa Perez, Marcus Mattis, Emily Thomas, Malik Geraci, Stephanie Hawkins, Zana Lee10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Montgomery County Correctional Facility GED and ABE Classes

Montgomery County Correctional Facility GED and ABE Classes

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Kelsey Blake, Thea Pastras, Jadidsa Perez, Marcus Mattis, Emily Thomas, Malik Geraci, Stephanie Hawkins, Zana Lee

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Jennifer Berrios, Emily Harris10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Catholic Social Services/Martha’s Choice Marketplace

Catholic Social Services/Martha’s Choice Marketplace

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Jennifer Berrios, Emily Harris

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Caela Flake10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Almost Home Junior Program

Almost Home Junior Program

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Caela Flake

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Emily Shiplett, Aliyah Stephens, Vilajet Kovaci10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Sebastian Riding Associates

Sebastian Riding Associates

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Emily Shiplett, Aliyah Stephens, Vilajet Kovaci

Bonner
Mentor: Katie Turek

Malik Geraci3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Malik Geraci

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

Angela Bey3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Angela Bey

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

Wilbert Diaz3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Wilbert Diaz

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

Vilajet Kovaci3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Vilajet Kovaci

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

Katie Gereda3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Katie Gereda

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

Zana Lee3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Zana Lee

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

Stephanie Hawkins3 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium

3 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenter: Stephanie Hawkins

Bonner
Mentor: Christian Rice

CIE

Joanna Timmerman2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 108
CIE Prize-Winning Paper

CIE Prize-Winning Paper

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Joanna Timmerman

CIE
Mentor: Vanessa Volpe

Britney Dyszel2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 108
CIE Prize-Winning Paper

CIE Prize-Winning Paper

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Britney Dyszel

CIE
Mentor: Danielle Widmann Abraham

Gabbie Pitt2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 108
CIE Prize-Winning Paper

CIE Prize-Winning Paper

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Gabbie Pitt

CIE
Mentor: Danielle Widmann Abraham

Chemistry

Broderick Johnson10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Modifying Clarithromycin for Attachment to Cysteine Carbon Nanaotubes

Modifying Clarithromycin for Attachment to Cysteine Carbon Nanaotubes

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Broderick Johnson

Chemistry
Mentor: Mark Ellison

Julia Dorsheimer Dorsheimer, Reid Luksic10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Toward the Rational Design of Photo-induced Electron Transfer (PET)-Based Fluorescent Probes: Applications in Triazine Detection

Toward the Rational Design of Photo-induced Electron Transfer (PET)-Based Fluorescent Probes: Applications in Triazine Detection

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Julia Dorsheimer Dorsheimer, Reid Luksic

Chemistry
Mentor: Ryan Walvoord

Nicole Schmalbach10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Synthesis and Analysis of a Supramolecular Coordination Compound for Photocatalytic Processes

Synthesis and Analysis of a Supramolecular Coordination Compound for Photocatalytic Processes

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Nicole Schmalbach

Chemistry
Mentor: Brian Pfennig

Alyson Manley, Biagio DiGinto 10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Motion of Ions Through Carbon Nanotubes

The Motion of Ions Through Carbon Nanotubes

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Alyson Manley, Biagio DiGinto

Chemistry
Mentor: Mark Ellison

Omar Elghawy, Dan Lippe, Adam Zucker, Yusef Ahmed10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Facile conversion of hydroxyfluorophores to aminofluorophores

Facile conversion of hydroxyfluorophores to aminofluorophores

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Omar Elghawy, Dan Lippe, Adam Zucker, Yusef Ahmed

Chemistry
Mentor: Ryan Walvoord

Computer Science

Michael Anthony, Siam Owen1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Cryptocurrency Education

Cryptocurrency Education

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Michael Anthony, Siam Owen

Computer Science
Mentor: Maureen Cumpstone

Jahkel Robin1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Syntactic Rewriting using Neural Networks

Syntactic Rewriting using Neural Networks

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Jahkel Robin

Computer Science
Mentor: Alvin Grissom

Dance

Madison Moses, Joanna Timmerman, Jessica McFall, Ayanna Simmons, Jenna Endy, Amanda Paul, Jacqlyn Henigan, Shira Levin, Christina Foley, Raeann Risko, Kiela Brewer1-1:50 p.m.
Kaleidoscope Lobby
Bodies in Bloom: Creating movement awareness through everyday natural interaction (A site-specific performance created by Madison Moses)

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

1-1:50 p.m. Kaleidoscope Lobby

Presenters: Madison Moses, Joanna Timmerman, Jessica McFall, Ayanna Simmons, Jenna Endy, Amanda Paul, Jacqlyn Henigan, Shira Levin, Christina Foley, Raeann Risko, Kiela Brewer

Dance
Mentor: Jeanine McCain

Donnay Burden, Azanae Mahdi-Westcott, Erica Best, Alexandra Mastrangelo, Jeniece Butts, Kiela Brewer, Justine Cinalli 3 p.m.
Lenfest Theater
Psycho-Control (A dance performance created by Donnay Burden)

Psycho-Control (A dance performance created by Donnay Burden)

3 p.m. Lenfest Theater

Presenters: Donnay Burden, Azanae Mahdi-Westcott, Erica Best, Alexandra Mastrangelo, Jeniece Butts, Kiela Brewer, Justine Cinalli

Dance
Mentor: Jeanine McCain

Jenna Endy, Jess McFall, Shira Levin, Jackie Henigan, Lexie Mastrangelo, Rileigh Klein, Megan DePaul, Chrissy Innes, Raeann Risko, Madi Moses, and Joanna Timmerman3 p.m.
Lenfest Theater
Su Questa Strada (A dance performance created by Jenna Endy)

Su Questa Strada (A dance performance created by Jenna Endy)

3 p.m. Lenfest Theater

Presenters: Jenna Endy, Jess McFall, Shira Levin, Jackie Henigan, Lexie Mastrangelo, Rileigh Klein, Megan DePaul, Chrissy Innes, Raeann Risko, Madi Moses, and Joanna Timmerman

Dance
Mentor: Jeanine McCain

Digital Liberal Arts

Tiffini Eckenrod, Shelby Carmichael, Rahsaan Sailes1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Working as a Digital Liberal Arts Fellow

Working as a Digital Liberal Arts Fellow

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Tiffini Eckenrod, Shelby Carmichael, Rahsaan Sailes

Digital Liberal Arts
Mentor: Christine Iannicelli

East Asian Studies

Isaiah Braugher10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 107
Japan: An Audio Reflection

Japan: An Audio Reflection

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 107

Presenter: Isaiah Braugher

East Asian Studies
Mentor: Glenda Chao

Parker Fairchild, Alyssa Scanlon, Logan Yoquinto, Isaiah Braugher, Gwendylan Gagne, Isabella Arevalo10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 107
Kakehashi Project

Kakehashi Project

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 107

Presenters: Parker Fairchild, Alyssa Scanlon, Logan Yoquinto, Isaiah Braugher, Gwendylan Gagne, Isabella Arevalo

East Asian Studies
Mentor: Glenda Chao

Economics

David Drea10-10:50 a.m.
Pfahler 106
Bringing Business Back to the Ballpark

Bringing Business Back to the Ballpark

10-10:50 a.m. Pfahler 106

Presenter: David Drea

Economics
Mentor: Jennifer VanGilder

Education

Indira Joell3 p.m.
Bomberger 129
The Montessori Method: Redefining the Child

The Montessori Method: Redefining the Child

3 p.m. Bomberger 129

Presenter: Indira Joell

Education
Mentor: Stephanie Mackler

English / MCS

Courtney DuChene4-5 p.m.
IDC 116
Rewriting Women: A Feminist Examination of Lolita's and Pride and Prejudice's Costume and Revisionist Adaptations

Rewriting Women: A Feminist Examination of Lolita's and Pride and Prejudice's Costume and Revisionist Adaptations

4-5 p.m. IDC 116

Presenter: Courtney DuChene

English / MCS
Mentor: Alice Leppert, Carol Dole

English

Bailey Ludwig3:30-4:30 p.m.
U-Imagine Center IDC 115

3:30-4:30 p.m. U-Imagine Center IDC 115

Presenter: Bailey Ludwig

English
Mentor:

Rebecca Miller1-1:50 p.m.
Olin 102
The War Against Women and the Girl who Fought Back

The War Against Women and the Girl who Fought Back

1-1:50 p.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Rebecca Miller

English
Mentor: Rebecca Jaroff

Environmental Studies

Jacob Heimbaugh10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 102
Abundance and diversity of terrestrial mammals within a conserved forest, Nusagandi Mountain Range, Panama

Abundance and diversity of terrestrial mammals within a conserved forest, Nusagandi Mountain Range, Panama

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Jacob Heimbaugh

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Rich Wallace

Kaitlyn Lawrence10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 102
Land Use Fluctuations in East Whiteland Township

Land Use Fluctuations in East Whiteland Township

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Kaitlyn Lawrence

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Tristan Ashcroft

Hannah Merges 11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Prevalence of Vibrio vulnificus in Blue Crabs (Callinectes sapidus) and Seawater of the Maryland Coastal Bays

The Prevalence of Vibrio vulnificus in Blue Crabs (Callinectes sapidus) and Seawater of the Maryland Coastal Bays

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Hannah Merges

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Leah Joseph

Jess Greenburg11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 102
Educating for Advocacy: What I Learned From My Time in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

Educating for Advocacy: What I Learned From My Time in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Jess Greenburg

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Richard Wallace

Jacob Heimbaugh, Alex Bailey, Joey Cammarano, Gabriella Altmire11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 102
Ecological Monitoring at WERS Food Forest: Methodology & Future Implications

Ecological Monitoring at WERS Food Forest: Methodology & Future Implications

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 102

Presenters: Jacob Heimbaugh, Alex Bailey, Joey Cammarano, Gabriella Altmire

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Patrick Hurley

Prachi Patel, Emily Megill1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Increasing Diversity can Help Carbon Storage in Soil

Increasing Diversity can Help Carbon Storage in Soil

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Prachi Patel, Emily Megill

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Denise Finney

Hannah Merges1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Places on Campus Suitable for Rain Gardens

Places on Campus Suitable for Rain Gardens

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Hannah Merges

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Tristan Ashcroft

Rowan Davis1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Ursinus Sculptures and Damage Risk

Ursinus Sculptures and Damage Risk

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Rowan Davis

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Tristan Ashcroft

Parris Janusek, Bailey Delp1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effect of Soil Treatment On Bacterium in Soil

The Effect of Soil Treatment On Bacterium in Soil

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Parris Janusek, Bailey Delp

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Denise Finney

Elizabeth Burke1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Natural Features Within 100 ft of the Perkiomen Trail

Natural Features Within 100 ft of the Perkiomen Trail

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Elizabeth Burke

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Tristan Ashcroft

Jessica Lamarca2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 102
Just Hanging Out: Where are the best places to hammock on campus?

Just Hanging Out: Where are the best places to hammock on campus?

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Jessica Lamarca

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Tristan Ashcroft

Sarah Becker2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 102
Assessing Woody Species in the Philadelphia Urban Forest: Foraging Potential Versus Actual Practices

Assessing Woody Species in the Philadelphia Urban Forest: Foraging Potential Versus Actual Practices

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Sarah Becker

Environmental Studies
Mentor: Patrick Hurley

French

Kevyn Dewees10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 201
Creative Writing Project for FREN-202

Creative Writing Project for FREN-202

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Kevyn Dewees

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Katie Schultz10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 201
Creative Writing Project for FREN-202

Creative Writing Project for FREN-202

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Katie Schultz

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Elisa Rodriguez10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 201
Creative Writing Project for FREN-202

Creative Writing Project for FREN-202

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Elisa Rodriguez

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Russell Inverso11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 201
"The Francophone World"

"The Francophone World"

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Russell Inverso

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Wendy Lasser11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 201
"The Francophone World"

"The Francophone World"

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Wendy Lasser

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Chandrasekhar Palepu11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 201
"The Francophone World"

"The Francophone World"

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Chandrasekhar Palepu

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Autumn Murphy11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 201
"The Francophone World"

"The Francophone World"

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Autumn Murphy

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Chelsey Thomas11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 201
"The Francophone World"

"The Francophone World"

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 201

Presenter: Chelsey Thomas

French
Mentor: Céline Brossillon

Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies

Anika Backelin-Harrison2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 101
Politics, Protest and Patience: Human Security in India and South Korea

Politics, Protest and Patience: Human Security in India and South Korea

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Anika Backelin-Harrison

Gender, Women's, and Sexuality Studies
Mentor: Rebecca Evans

HEP

Emily Reeve3:30-4:30 p.m.
Bears' Den

3:30-4:30 p.m. Bears' Den

Presenter: Emily Reeve

HEP
Mentor: Deb Feairheller

Max Coulter3:30-4:30 p.m.
Bears' Den

3:30-4:30 p.m. Bears' Den

Presenter: Max Coulter

HEP
Mentor:

Clara Baker3:30-4:30 p.m.
Bears' Den

3:30-4:30 p.m. Bears' Den

Presenter: Clara Baker

HEP
Mentor: Deb Feairheller

Health and Exercise Physiology

Kaci McNeave10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 101
The effects of speaking up on patient safety

The effects of speaking up on patient safety

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Kaci McNeave

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Catherine van de Ruit

Brittany Gasser10-10:50 a.m.
Bomberger 202
Comparison of the effects of cryotherapy and thermotherapy on permeability after skeletal muscle injury

Comparison of the effects of cryotherapy and thermotherapy on permeability after skeletal muscle injury

10-10:50 a.m. Bomberger 202

Presenter: Brittany Gasser

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: April Carpenter

Alex Bratsis10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 101
Analysis of physical education and youth sports perspectives among college age students

Analysis of physical education and youth sports perspectives among college age students

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Alex Bratsis

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Del Engstrom

Julianne LaRosa10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 101
The relationship between professional hierarchy and gender in U.S. hospitals: What are the implications for communication and patient safety?

The relationship between professional hierarchy and gender in U.S. hospitals: What are the implications for communication and patient safety?

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Julianne LaRosa

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Catherine van de Ruit

Emily Blaszkow, Molly Divis, Brian Varani11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Firehouse Stress Testing Validation

Firehouse Stress Testing Validation

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Emily Blaszkow, Molly Divis, Brian Varani

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Zana Lee, Gisselle Tirado11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Characterization of Potential for Relationship between Anxiety and Cardiovascular Health in Different Racial Groups

Characterization of Potential for Relationship between Anxiety and Cardiovascular Health in Different Racial Groups

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Zana Lee, Gisselle Tirado

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Kevin Gill, Chris Pak, Sean Magee11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Effects of Exercise and Diet Interventions on Circulating CRP

Effects of Exercise and Diet Interventions on Circulating CRP

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Kevin Gill, Chris Pak, Sean Magee

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Emily Ruch , Katherine Kurzinsky, Clara Baker11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Dietary and Circulating Antioxidants: Potential Relationships with Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Dietary and Circulating Antioxidants: Potential Relationships with Cardiovascular Risk Factors

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Emily Ruch , Katherine Kurzinsky, Clara Baker

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Matisen O'Brien, Zeb Pfeiffer11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Treadmill Stress Test Validation with the effects of Weighted Resistance

Treadmill Stress Test Validation with the effects of Weighted Resistance

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Matisen O'Brien, Zeb Pfeiffer

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Lindsay Rush, Benjamin Minardi, Brielle Clarke, Melanie Lee11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Relationship between Blood Pressure Variability and Cardiovascular Health

The Relationship between Blood Pressure Variability and Cardiovascular Health

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Lindsay Rush, Benjamin Minardi, Brielle Clarke, Melanie Lee

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Megan Carty, Rachel Dickinson, Katelyn Klepacki, Meghan Lashley11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Analysis of the Validity of Ambulatory Blood Pressure (ABP) Monitors to Evaluate Blood Pressure Response to Emergency Calls

Analysis of the Validity of Ambulatory Blood Pressure (ABP) Monitors to Evaluate Blood Pressure Response to Emergency Calls

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Megan Carty, Rachel Dickinson, Katelyn Klepacki, Meghan Lashley

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Amber Orfe, Concetta Magliochetti, Kaitlyn Lafferty11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effects of Diet and Exercise on Vascular Health and Glucose Regulation

The Effects of Diet and Exercise on Vascular Health and Glucose Regulation

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Amber Orfe, Concetta Magliochetti, Kaitlyn Lafferty

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Emily Reeve1-1:50 p.m.
Olin 101
Examining the Efficacy of a New Diet Scoring System for tracking a Mediterranean Diet Intervention

Examining the Efficacy of a New Diet Scoring System for tracking a Mediterranean Diet Intervention

1-1:50 p.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Emily Reeve

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Clara Baker1-1:50 p.m.
Olin 101
The Effects of Circuit Training and Mediterranean Diet on Superoxide Dismutase Levels

The Effects of Circuit Training and Mediterranean Diet on Superoxide Dismutase Levels

1-1:50 p.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Clara Baker

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Julia Gilpin, Emily Reeve, Paige Dealba1-1:50 p.m.
Olin 101
Examining Mediterranean Diet Adherence Among Cohorts

Examining Mediterranean Diet Adherence Among Cohorts

1-1:50 p.m. Olin 101

Presenters: Julia Gilpin, Emily Reeve, Paige Dealba

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Deborah Feairheller

Gabriella Timuscuk, Suzanne Angermeier, Evan Scott2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Differences in Wnt Expression in Male and Female Mice at 4 and 8 Weeks

Differences in Wnt Expression in Male and Female Mice at 4 and 8 Weeks

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Gabriella Timuscuk, Suzanne Angermeier, Evan Scott

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: April Carpenter

Alex Middleman, Courtney Cortese2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Determining the length of time thermotherapy affects vascular permeability in injured muscle.

Determining the length of time thermotherapy affects vascular permeability in injured muscle.

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Alex Middleman, Courtney Cortese

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: April Carpenter

Angela Gervasi, Shannon Blessing2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Relationship Between Technology and Sanitation in the Operating Room

The Relationship Between Technology and Sanitation in the Operating Room

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Angela Gervasi, Shannon Blessing

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Catherine van de Ruit

Bridget Rauh2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Patient Safety in Pediatrics Intensive Care Units (PICU)

Patient Safety in Pediatrics Intensive Care Units (PICU)

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Bridget Rauh

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Catherine van de Ruit

Sabrina Tusavitz2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Endothelial Permeability Compared at Various Times and Ages Post Skeletal Muscle Injury in Mice

Endothelial Permeability Compared at Various Times and Ages Post Skeletal Muscle Injury in Mice

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Sabrina Tusavitz

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: April Carpenter

Elizabeth DeWitt , Ian Dysinger2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
High Saturated and Unsaturated Fat Diets Yield Different Disease Phenotypes in Mice

High Saturated and Unsaturated Fat Diets Yield Different Disease Phenotypes in Mice

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Elizabeth DeWitt , Ian Dysinger

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Stephen Kolwicz

Zachary Larmer2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effects of Ketogenic Diet on Metabolic Parameters in Obese Mice

The Effects of Ketogenic Diet on Metabolic Parameters in Obese Mice

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Zachary Larmer

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Stephen Kolwicz

Lola Holcomb2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The effects of the ketogenic diet of endurance exercise capacity, blood glucose, and ketone concentration after aerobic endurance exercise in mice

The effects of the ketogenic diet of endurance exercise capacity, blood glucose, and ketone concentration after aerobic endurance exercise in mice

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Lola Holcomb

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Stephen Kolwicz

Pat Rowe2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Endurance Exercise Capacity and Substrate Metabolism in Male and Female Mice

Endurance Exercise Capacity and Substrate Metabolism in Male and Female Mice

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Pat Rowe

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: Stephen Kolwicz

Maxwell Coulter2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effect of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory drugs on Skeletal Muscle Permeability in mice

The Effect of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory drugs on Skeletal Muscle Permeability in mice

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Maxwell Coulter

Health and Exercise Physiology
Mentor: April Carpenter

History

Elizabeth Iobst11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Della Warrior: Female Activism

Della Warrior: Female Activism

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Elizabeth Iobst

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Garrett Bullock11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Native American Activism and Resource Exploitation

Native American Activism and Resource Exploitation

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Garrett Bullock

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Logan Mazullo11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Native American Activism in Higher Education

Native American Activism in Higher Education

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Logan Mazullo

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Benjamin Amaral11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Art as Activism: How Contemporary Native American Artists use Art as Advocacy

Art as Activism: How Contemporary Native American Artists use Art as Advocacy

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Benjamin Amaral

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Megan Koeller11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Chicana Activism

Chicana Activism

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Megan Koeller

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Amanda Galczyk11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Kinzua Dam Crisis: The Trials and Tribulations of the Seneca Nation in the Era of Termination and Activism

The Kinzua Dam Crisis: The Trials and Tribulations of the Seneca Nation in the Era of Termination and Activism

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Amanda Galczyk

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Gregory Stryker11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Race in Native American Federal Recognition

Race in Native American Federal Recognition

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Gregory Stryker

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Collin Fazziola11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Accepted Anihilation: Contemporary Ethnocide of Native Americans through Education

Accepted Anihilation: Contemporary Ethnocide of Native Americans through Education

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Collin Fazziola

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Thomas Bantley11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
The Struggle for Native American Reproductive Rights

The Struggle for Native American Reproductive Rights

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Thomas Bantley

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Chloe Sheraden11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Gender Performativity within Indigenous American Activism and Life

Gender Performativity within Indigenous American Activism and Life

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Chloe Sheraden

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

William McGinley11-11:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Jim Thorpe

Jim Thorpe

11-11:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: William McGinley

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Chelsey Thomas2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 103
Negotiating Colonization: Is Colonization Truly Over?

Negotiating Colonization: Is Colonization Truly Over?

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 103

Presenter: Chelsey Thomas

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Garrett Bullock, Elizabeth Iobst, Chloe Sheraden2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 103
Phi Alpha Theta Conference papers

Phi Alpha Theta Conference papers

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 103

Presenters: Garrett Bullock, Elizabeth Iobst, Chloe Sheraden

History
Mentor: Lori Daggar

Joe Makuc3 p.m.
IDC 116
Strict Restraints: Abstinence’s Gender Problems in Measure for Measure

Strict Restraints: Abstinence’s Gender Problems in Measure for Measure

3 p.m. IDC 116

Presenter: Joe Makuc

History
Mentor:

William Wehrs3 p.m.
IDC 116
Rape Culture

Rape Culture

3 p.m. IDC 116

Presenter: William Wehrs

History
Mentor: Ed Onaci

International Relations

Anika Backelin-Harrison10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
London to Pune: 256 Days Around the World

London to Pune: 256 Days Around the World

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Anika Backelin-Harrison

International Relations
Mentor: Melissa Hardin

Chelsey Thomas, Kayla Hofmann, Shayna Kushner, Aliya Mollah, Rosina Shipman, Elvi Sopiqoti, Roumaissaa Tailassane, Nadia Tsao, Julissa Bonilla, Paul Cottam, Maggie Frymoyer, Marcus Mattis, Charlotte Rohrer, Daan Slaats, Gregory Stryker, Olorunfemi Adetola, Garrett Bullock, Charley Darkes-Burkey1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Model United Nations

Model United Nations

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Chelsey Thomas, Kayla Hofmann, Shayna Kushner, Aliya Mollah, Rosina Shipman, Elvi Sopiqoti, Roumaissaa Tailassane, Nadia Tsao, Julissa Bonilla, Paul Cottam, Maggie Frymoyer, Marcus Mattis, Charlotte Rohrer, Daan Slaats, Gregory Stryker, Olorunfemi Adetola, Garrett Bullock, Charley Darkes-Burkey

International Relations
Mentor: Johannes Karreth

Roumaissaa Tailassane1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
How Do Integration Policies Affect Immigrants' Attitudes Towards the Host Country?

How Do Integration Policies Affect Immigrants' Attitudes Towards the Host Country?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Roumaissaa Tailassane

International Relations
Mentor: Johannes Karreth

Graham Cepress-McLean1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Examining War Rhetoric in the Post-War Era.

Examining War Rhetoric in the Post-War Era.

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Graham Cepress-McLean

International Relations
Mentor: Johannes Karreth

Roumaissaa Tailassane1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Policy Brief on FGM in Egypt

Policy Brief on FGM in Egypt

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Roumaissaa Tailassane

International Relations
Mentor: Ann Karreth

Latin American Studies

Daniel Espitia Altamiranda1-1:50 p.m.
Olin 102
Becoming NarColombia: The Sicario's Perspective

Becoming NarColombia: The Sicario's Perspective

1-1:50 p.m. Olin 102

Presenter: Daniel Espitia Altamiranda

Latin American Studies
Mentor: Oscar Useche

MCS

Audrey Pitcher4-5 p.m.
IDC 116
Goblin: Microvalidations, a Theory of Communication

Goblin: Microvalidations, a Theory of Communication

4-5 p.m. IDC 116

Presenter: Audrey Pitcher

MCS
Mentor: Jennifer Fleeger

Math and Computer Science

Math & CS Students 12-12:50 p.m.
Pfahler 108
Math and Computer Science Awards Ceremony and Honors Induction

Math and Computer Science Awards Ceremony and Honors Induction

12-12:50 p.m. Pfahler 108

Presenter: Math & CS Students

Math and Computer Science
Mentor: Lisa Grossbauer

Media and Communication Studies

Audrey Pitcher10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 103
Voice Without Body: Podcasting Nonbinary Identity

Voice Without Body: Podcasting Nonbinary Identity

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 103

Presenter: Audrey Pitcher

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Jennifer Fleeger

David Mendelsohn2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Talkin' Yanks

Talkin' Yanks

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: David Mendelsohn

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Lynne Edwards

Matthew Hartigan2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Matthew Hartigan

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor:

Shy'Quan Davis2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
America Reads Literacy Program

America Reads Literacy Program

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Shy'Quan Davis

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Anthony Nadler

Eric Williams Jr.2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Summer Internship: Accredited Lock Supply

Summer Internship: Accredited Lock Supply

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Eric Williams Jr.

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Sheryl Goodman

Ibraheem Bussey2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Kline & Specter - A Professional Corporation

Kline & Specter - A Professional Corporation

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Ibraheem Bussey

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Robert Zausner

Jake Supran, Kyle Supran2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
New York Islanders

New York Islanders

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Jake Supran, Kyle Supran

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Jennifer Fleeger

Kelly Piotrowicz2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Winter Internship

Winter Internship

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Kelly Piotrowicz

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Jennifer Fleeger

Kaitlyn France 2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Internship Poster

Internship Poster

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Kaitlyn France

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Lynne Edwards

Peter DeSimone2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
My Marketing Experience at LMS Solutions, Inc.

My Marketing Experience at LMS Solutions, Inc.

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Peter DeSimone

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Anthony Nadler

John Lilley2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Rinat Halon Photography

Rinat Halon Photography

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: John Lilley

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Alice Leppert

Robert Rapp2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
IMImobile

IMImobile

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Robert Rapp

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Alice Leppert

Jacob Clifford Muredda2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
InHouse Internship

InHouse Internship

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Jacob Clifford Muredda

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor: Alice Leppert

Zachary Muredda2-2:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium

2-2:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Zachary Muredda

Media and Communication Studies
Mentor:

Melrose Center

Sophie Auerbach, Shelsea Deravil, Emily Harris, Shayna Kushner, Gillianne Lux, Simra Mariam, Prachi Patel, Jadidsa Perez, Sianneh Vesslee, Carver Wolfe1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Melrose Fellows

Melrose Fellows

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Sophie Auerbach, Shelsea Deravil, Emily Harris, Shayna Kushner, Gillianne Lux, Simra Mariam, Prachi Patel, Jadidsa Perez, Sianneh Vesslee, Carver Wolfe

Melrose Center
Mentor: Rebecca Evans

Museum Studies

Tiffini Eckenrod, Abigail Krasutsky, Greta Lagerberg, Alfredo Negron Paradis, Max Stout10-10:50 a.m.
Berman 016
Curating an Exhibit: MS-200 and "Bearing Witness"

Curating an Exhibit: MS-200 and "Bearing Witness"

10-10:50 a.m. Berman 016

Presenters: Tiffini Eckenrod, Abigail Krasutsky, Greta Lagerberg, Alfredo Negron Paradis, Max Stout

Museum Studies
Mentor: Gloria Mast

Music

Alexander Lehr, Joe Lyons9-9:50 a.m.
Bomberger 033
A Crash Course on Mixing

A Crash Course on Mixing

9-9:50 a.m. Bomberger 033

Presenters: Alexander Lehr, Joe Lyons

Music
Mentor: Rosa Abrahams

James McDaid, Craig Lauer, Samuel Pope, Matthew Balestriere, Andrew Belville, Micah Cloward, Jamie Polson, Luke Robles, Andrew Voyack, Alexander Wagoner, Benjamin Paris 5:30-6 p.m.
Bears' Den
Bearitones

Bearitones

5:30-6 p.m. Bears' Den

Presenters: James McDaid, Craig Lauer, Samuel Pope, Matthew Balestriere, Andrew Belville, Micah Cloward, Jamie Polson, Luke Robles, Andrew Voyack, Alexander Wagoner, Benjamin Paris

Music
Mentor: Holly Hubbs

Alexander Lehr, Val Bogachev, Alexander W. Lehr, Joe Lyons9:30 p.m.
Bomberger 033
How to Record a Song in 15 Minutes

How to Record a Song in 15 Minutes

9:30 p.m. Bomberger 033

Presenters: Alexander Lehr, Val Bogachev, Alexander W. Lehr, Joe Lyons

Music
Mentor: Rosa Abrahams

Dylan Ryave, Alexander Lehr, Indira Joell11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 101
Music Capstone Projects

Music Capstone Projects

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 101

Presenters: Dylan Ryave, Alexander Lehr, Indira Joell

Music
Mentor: Holly Hubbs

Neuroscience

Jenna Severa, Linda McIntyre, Ryley Bennett, Autumn Snape1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
An Exploratory Study of SOX2 Expression in Juvenile A. mexicanum

An Exploratory Study of SOX2 Expression in Juvenile A. mexicanum

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Jenna Severa, Linda McIntyre, Ryley Bennett, Autumn Snape

Neuroscience
Mentor: Ellen Dawley

Avery Sicher, Jordene Downer, Lex Lehr, Kevyn Dewees, Deborah Diaz, Rahsaan Sailes 1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Prenatal alcohol exposure does not impact corridor cell number at embryonic day 13.5

Prenatal alcohol exposure does not impact corridor cell number at embryonic day 13.5

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Avery Sicher, Jordene Downer, Lex Lehr, Kevyn Dewees, Deborah Diaz, Rahsaan Sailes

Neuroscience
Mentor: Carlita Favero

Josef Novacek1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Serotonergic Expression Mapping in Ambystoma mexicanum Spinal Cord

Serotonergic Expression Mapping in Ambystoma mexicanum Spinal Cord

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Josef Novacek

Neuroscience
Mentor: Ellen Dawley

Nicole Dalasio1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Cartoons, Animals, and Autistic Traits: An Eye Tracking Study

Cartoons, Animals, and Autistic Traits: An Eye Tracking Study

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Nicole Dalasio

Neuroscience
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson

Sarah Wonsidler, Noah Yeagley1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Sarah Wonsidler, Noah Yeagley

Neuroscience
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson

Mikayla Cimino, Noah Yeagley, Lindsay Taranto, Sydney Cope, Jen Pastorino 1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Long Lasting Executive Control Deficits in Young Adults with a History of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

Long Lasting Executive Control Deficits in Young Adults with a History of Mild Traumatic Brain Injury

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Mikayla Cimino, Noah Yeagley, Lindsay Taranto, Sydney Cope, Jen Pastorino

Neuroscience
Mentor: Joel Bish

Maria Daly, Shannon Kiss, Dominique Ballinger, Avery Sicher1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Increased frontal lobe beta wave activity required for inhibition and inhibition switching tasks post concussion

Increased frontal lobe beta wave activity required for inhibition and inhibition switching tasks post concussion

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Maria Daly, Shannon Kiss, Dominique Ballinger, Avery Sicher

Neuroscience
Mentor: Joel Bish

Other

Lindsay Rush, Samantha Garritano, Rachel Coleman, Gabriela Howell, Margrethe Leis1-1:50 p.m.
Olin 108
Ursinus College Athletics - A Year in Review

Ursinus College Athletics - A Year in Review

1-1:50 p.m. Olin 108

Presenters: Lindsay Rush, Samantha Garritano, Rachel Coleman, Gabriela Howell, Margrethe Leis

Other
Mentor: Marqus Hunter

Haley Sturla, Sophie May, Katie Moore, Matt Snyder, Katie Schultz1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Life As A Student-Athlete At Ursinus

Life As A Student-Athlete At Ursinus

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Haley Sturla, Sophie May, Katie Moore, Matt Snyder, Katie Schultz

Other
Mentor: Marqus Hunter

Philosophy

Daniel Becker10-10:50 a.m.
Bomberger 202
Has Academic Freedom Failed? Can Liberalism Defend Academic Freedom?

Has Academic Freedom Failed? Can Liberalism Defend Academic Freedom?

10-10:50 a.m. Bomberger 202

Presenter: Daniel Becker

Philosophy
Mentor: Jonathan Marks

Physics

Mia Truman1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Selective etching of laser-exposed As2S3 film on a ZnSe substrate

Selective etching of laser-exposed As2S3 film on a ZnSe substrate

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Mia Truman

Physics
Mentor: Casey Schwarz

Zachary Beavers, Justin Casey, Evan Dryfoos, Robert Fisher, Caela Flake, Alicia Handian, Andrew Kelly, David Kriebel, Esther Lawson-John, Jessica Nebel-Crosson, Janice Partee, Marisa Spiegel, Briana Strickland, Kateryna Swan2-2:50 p.m.
Pfahler 108
Physics Posters

Physics Posters

2-2:50 p.m. Pfahler 108

Presenters: Zachary Beavers, Justin Casey, Evan Dryfoos, Robert Fisher, Caela Flake, Alicia Handian, Andrew Kelly, David Kriebel, Esther Lawson-John, Jessica Nebel-Crosson, Janice Partee, Marisa Spiegel, Briana Strickland, Kateryna Swan

Physics
Mentor: Casey Schwarz, Tom Carroll

Brittani Schnable3 p.m.
Pfahler 106
Improving Processing and Coating Protocol to Promote Crystal Formation and Optical Function in Thin GeSbSeTe Films

Improving Processing and Coating Protocol to Promote Crystal Formation and Optical Function in Thin GeSbSeTe Films

3 p.m. Pfahler 106

Presenter: Brittani Schnable

Physics
Mentor: Casey Schwarz

Politics

Kayla Hofmann1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Maternal Mortality Rate in India as it Relates to Political Development: A Policy Briefing

The Maternal Mortality Rate in India as it Relates to Political Development: A Policy Briefing

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Kayla Hofmann

Politics
Mentor: Ann Karreth

Edward Howlette1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
What factors cause insurgent groups to use violence to resist a regime?

What factors cause insurgent groups to use violence to resist a regime?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Edward Howlette

Politics
Mentor: Johannes Karreth

Julia Adams1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Drug Policy Variation Across the United States

Drug Policy Variation Across the United States

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Julia Adams

Politics
Mentor: Johannes Karreth

Rosina Shipman2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 101
Gentrification and Transportation: How New Public Transit Stops Affect Neighborhoods Differently

Gentrification and Transportation: How New Public Transit Stops Affect Neighborhoods Differently

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 101

Presenter: Rosina Shipman

Politics
Mentor: Annie Karreth

Politics & History

Cori Cichowicz2-2:50 p.m.
Olin 107
Oral Argument Tactics on the Supreme Court Bench: A Comparative Analysis of Verbal Tools Used by Justices Sotomayor, Kagan, and Gorsuch

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

2-2:50 p.m. Olin 107

Presenter: Cori Cichowicz

Politics & History
Mentor: Gerard Fitzpatrick

Psychology / Neuroscience

Noah Yeagley3 p.m.
IDC 114
Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

3 p.m. IDC 114

Presenter: Noah Yeagley

Psychology / Neuroscience
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson, Joel Bish

Sarah Wonsidler3 p.m.
IDC 114
Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

Implicit versus Explicit Learning Assessment of Neuroscience Concepts in Undergraduates

3 p.m. IDC 114

Presenter: Sarah Wonsidler

Psychology / Neuroscience
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson, Joel Bish, Robin Clouser

Psychology/ HEAL Lab

Shannon Kiss, Katie Hudick11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 103
Perceptions of Health and Social Identities

Perceptions of Health and Social Identities

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 103

Presenters: Shannon Kiss, Katie Hudick

Psychology/ HEAL Lab
Mentor: Vanessa Volpe

Athena Gainey11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 103
Police Brutality and Online Discrimination

Police Brutality and Online Discrimination

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 103

Presenter: Athena Gainey

Psychology/ HEAL Lab
Mentor: Vanessa Volpe

Susana Zelaya Rivera, Sianneh Vesslee11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 103
Understanding Community Engagement through a Research Lens

Understanding Community Engagement through a Research Lens

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 103

Presenters: Susana Zelaya Rivera, Sianneh Vesslee

Psychology/ HEAL Lab
Mentor: Vanessa Volpe

Psychology

Coraima Ramirez, Bryanna Jones, Julia Singer, Kailey Ryan, Mikayla Jordan, Jessica McFall10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Disappointing Dads? An Investigation of the relationship between Substance use and Depression

Disappointing Dads? An Investigation of the relationship between Substance use and Depression

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Coraima Ramirez, Bryanna Jones, Julia Singer, Kailey Ryan, Mikayla Jordan, Jessica McFall

Psychology
Mentor: Catherine Chambliss

Taylor Wilson11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 108
How Could You Cheat on Me with Them?: Investigating Social Influences on Responses Towards Infidelity

How Could You Cheat on Me with Them?: Investigating Social Influences on Responses Towards Infidelity

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Taylor Wilson

Psychology
Mentor: Brent Mattingly

Nicole Dalasio11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 108
What We Talk About When We Talk About Autism

What We Talk About When We Talk About Autism

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Nicole Dalasio

Psychology
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson

Alexandra Mastrangelo11-11:50 a.m.
Olin 108
Evidence of a neurodevelopmental triad defined by co-occurrence of autistic traits with depression and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders

Evidence of a neurodevelopmental triad defined by co-occurrence of autistic traits with depression and attention deficit hyperactivity disorders

11-11:50 a.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Alexandra Mastrangelo

Psychology
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson

Psychology Students , Brent Mattingly12-12:50 p.m.
IDC 114
Psychology Psi Chi Honors Society Induction

Psychology Psi Chi Honors Society Induction

12-12:50 p.m. IDC 114

Presenters: Psychology Students , Brent Mattingly

Psychology
Mentor:

Julia Mills1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Destined to be Dissatisfied: Implicit Theories of Sexuality and Relationship Functioning

Destined to be Dissatisfied: Implicit Theories of Sexuality and Relationship Functioning

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Julia Mills

Psychology
Mentor: Brent Mattingly

Marisa Waite1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Motivations, Expectations, and Ideal Outcomes of Hook-Ups

Motivations, Expectations, and Ideal Outcomes of Hook-Ups

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Marisa Waite

Psychology
Mentor: Brent Mattingly

Lauren Feldman, Isaac Abrams, Charlotte Bernot, Alexa DelMonte, Lauren Feldman, Deegan Miller1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The Effects of Being Labeled Smart by Friends: Burden or Benefit?

The Effects of Being Labeled Smart by Friends: Burden or Benefit?

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Lauren Feldman, Isaac Abrams, Charlotte Bernot, Alexa DelMonte, Lauren Feldman, Deegan Miller

Psychology
Mentor: Catherine Chambliss

Andrew Schmidt, Andrew Roesch, Indira Joell, Lauren Feldman, Kayla Quinn, Sarah Moss, Shelby Carmichael, Taylor Pyle, Naomi Epstein, Coraima Ramirez, Sophie May1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
A Comparison of Students' and Educators' Perceptions of Grief Support

A Comparison of Students' and Educators' Perceptions of Grief Support

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Andrew Schmidt, Andrew Roesch, Indira Joell, Lauren Feldman, Kayla Quinn, Sarah Moss, Shelby Carmichael, Taylor Pyle, Naomi Epstein, Coraima Ramirez, Sophie May

Psychology
Mentor: Susan Lawrence

Stephanie Guzman, Indira Joell, Taylor Wilson, Julia Mills, Ryan Walker 1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Never Stop Being a Parent: Long-term effects of Parental Divorce and Maternal Employment in Childhood

Never Stop Being a Parent: Long-term effects of Parental Divorce and Maternal Employment in Childhood

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Stephanie Guzman, Indira Joell, Taylor Wilson, Julia Mills, Ryan Walker

Psychology
Mentor: Catherine Chambliss

Morgan Cope1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
The actor-partner independence model and relational self change: A dyadic approach to the self and relationship outcomes

The actor-partner independence model and relational self change: A dyadic approach to the self and relationship outcomes

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Morgan Cope

Psychology
Mentor: Brent Mattingly

Maria Daly, Alexandra Mastrangelo, Noah Yeagley1-1:50 p.m.
IDC Atrium
Similar Motor Learning Performance with a Single Modality Preference in Individuals with High and Low Autistic Traits

Similar Motor Learning Performance with a Single Modality Preference in Individuals with High and Low Autistic Traits

1-1:50 p.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Maria Daly, Alexandra Mastrangelo, Noah Yeagley

Psychology
Mentor: Jennifer Stevenson

Marisa Waite3 p.m.
IDC 114
Hookup Culture and Pluralistic Ignorance: The Role of Self-Concept Clarity and Sociosexual Orientation

Hookup Culture and Pluralistic Ignorance: The Role of Self-Concept Clarity and Sociosexual Orientation

3 p.m. IDC 114

Presenter: Marisa Waite

Psychology
Mentor: Brent Mattingly

Alexa Beacham3 p.m.
IDC 114
The Relationship Between Physician Racial Color Blind Attitudes, Sexual Orientation Blind Attitudes and Quality of Patient Care

The Relationship Between Physician Racial Color Blind Attitudes, Sexual Orientation Blind Attitudes and Quality of Patient Care

3 p.m. IDC 114

Presenter: Alexa Beacham

Psychology
Mentor: Vanessa Volpe

Morgan Cope3 p.m.
IDC 114
Outcomes and Motivations of Attachment-Dependent Dissolution Recovery

Outcomes and Motivations of Attachment-Dependent Dissolution Recovery

3 p.m. IDC 114

Presenter: Morgan Cope

Psychology
Mentor: Brent Mattingly

Scholars in Service

Benjamin Antill, Shelsea Deravil10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Columbia Cottage

Columbia Cottage

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Benjamin Antill, Shelsea Deravil

Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Alexa Beacham, Rosina Shipman10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Cradles to Crayons

Cradles to Crayons

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Alexa Beacham, Rosina Shipman

Scholars in Service
Mentor: Katie Turek

Smith Foundation

Esther Lawson-John10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Young Men and Women in Charge

Young Men and Women in Charge

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Esther Lawson-John

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Susana Zelaya Rivera, Sianneh Vesslee10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Centro Cultural Latinos Unidos (CCLU)

Centro Cultural Latinos Unidos (CCLU)

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenters: Susana Zelaya Rivera, Sianneh Vesslee

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Aliyah Stephens10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Phoenixville Clinic

Phoenixville Clinic

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Aliyah Stephens

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Daniyele Levin-Glickstein10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Mitzvah Circle Foundation

Mitzvah Circle Foundation

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Daniyele Levin-Glickstein

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Shelby Carmichael10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Collegeville Rotary

Collegeville Rotary

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Shelby Carmichael

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Angela Bey10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
TheatrePhiladelphia

TheatrePhiladelphia

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Angela Bey

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Katie Gereda10-10:50 a.m.
IDC Atrium
Frederick Living

Frederick Living

10-10:50 a.m. IDC Atrium

Presenter: Katie Gereda

Smith Foundation
Mentor: Angela Upright

Special Event

Brandon Greyson (Bass and Piano), Julian Schwartz (Bass), Tara McLeod (Voice), Cassie Mazza (Voice), Bella Ragomo (Voice), Samantha Zubler (Voice), Myla Haan (Voice), Julia Herrero (Voice), Shura McCartin (Piano), Zach Pacheco (Piano), Yu Wendy Luo (Piano), Indira Joell (Piano), Indira Joell, Lauren Feldman and Courtney DuChene (Flutes)12-12:50 p.m.
Bomberger Auditorium
Music Performances

Music Performances

12-12:50 p.m. Bomberger Auditorium

Presenters: Brandon Greyson (Bass and Piano), Julian Schwartz (Bass), Tara McLeod (Voice), Cassie Mazza (Voice), Bella Ragomo (Voice), Samantha Zubler (Voice), Myla Haan (Voice), Julia Herrero (Voice), Shura McCartin (Piano), Zach Pacheco (Piano), Yu Wendy Luo (Piano), Indira Joell (Piano), Indira Joell, Lauren Feldman and Courtney DuChene (Flutes)

Special Event
Mentor: Holly Hubbs

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

Inclusive Community Grant Projects

12-12:50 p.m. Bears' Den

Presenter:

Special Event
Mentor: Heather Lobban-Viravong

Statistics

Faraha Rathod10-10:50 a.m.
Pfahler 106
A Novel Survival Analysis Method for an Outcome of Time to Consecutive Events

A Novel Survival Analysis Method for an Outcome of Time to Consecutive Events

10-10:50 a.m. Pfahler 106

Presenter: Faraha Rathod

Statistics
Mentor: Nick Scoville

Student Government

Elizabeth Iobst, Jonny Cope, Andrew Voyack, Haley Sturla, Joanna Timmerman10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 108
Student Goverment 2018-2019: A Year in Review

Student Goverment 2018-2019: A Year in Review

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 108

Presenters: Elizabeth Iobst, Jonny Cope, Andrew Voyack, Haley Sturla, Joanna Timmerman

Student Government
Mentor: Todd McKinney

Joanna Timmerman10-10:50 a.m.
Olin 108
Innovation in Student Activities

Innovation in Student Activities

10-10:50 a.m. Olin 108

Presenter: Joanna Timmerman

Student Government
Mentor: Todd McKinney

Theater and Dance

UCDC 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Lenfest Theater
UCDC Spring Dance Concert

UCDC Spring Dance Concert

7:30-9:30 p.m. Lenfest Theater

Presenter: UCDC

Theater and Dance
Mentor: Karen Clemente

UC Ambassadors

Faraha Rathod, Donovan Erskine, Rebecca Schubach11-11:50 a.m.
Bears' Den
UC Ambassadors Program

UC Ambassadors Program

11-11:50 a.m. Bears' Den

Presenters: Faraha Rathod, Donovan Erskine, Rebecca Schubach

UC Ambassadors
Mentor: Todd McKinney

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