Summer Fellows 2020

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2020 Summer Fellows Symposium

Friday, July 24, 2020

The links below will take you to each student’s project on the Digital Commons.

You may need a Digital Commons account for some projects — you can create one here. Click “My Account” to begin and use your Ursinus email address when creating the account.

 

Summer Fellow Project Title

Nareen Babaian

Investigating Interactions Between Proteins PAM-1 and WEE-1.3 in Regulating the Cell Cycle in Caenorhabditis elegans

David Baird

Transport of Neurotransmitters Through Carbon Nanotubes
Julian Barocas (Fun)ction: Developing Games From A Narrative Standpoint
Erica Best What Makes a Mad Genius? The Sociopolitical Role of the Mad Genius Label in United States Early Modern Dance
Courtney Burns Exploring the Effect of Neuroinflammation on Microglial Phagocytic Activity
Jason Cayetano Investigating Lunar Cratering in the Tycho Region
Ashly Chavez The Experiences of Latino Immigrants in the United States
Kyra Clark Representation and Accessibility in Patient Advocacy Organizations
Paige D’Elia Computational and Literature Analysis of Photoinduced Electron Transfer in Fluorophores Containing Nitrogen Donors
Shelsea Deravil Haitian Cinema: A Stylistic Analysis & Call for Action and Inclusion
Kevyn Dewees Altered Axon Guidance in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A Review
Deborah Diaz Altered Axon Guidance in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A Review
Hailey DiCicco Hoop Dreams: An Empirical Analysis of the Gender Wage Gap in Professional Basketball
Katelyn Doherty Talking About Race in The College Classroom: An Analysis of Facework
Samuel Ernst The Verge of Renaissance: A Fantasy Novella
Maggie Frymoyer Can Politicians Explain Systematic Racism in 280 Characters … or Less?
Matthew Furgele Analyzing Perceptions of the Crusades Using Timelines Available at Ursinus College
Myla Haan Tools for Change: Theatre for Social Justice in Communities of Marginalized Youth
James Haasis Spinal Cord Regeneration: Investigating the Presence of Microglia and their Morphology
Alicia Handian Many Body Localization with Rydberg Atoms
Alana Huyhn Electrochemical Properties of de novo Designed Due Ferri Single Chain Proteins Using Cyclic Voltammetry
Sarah Johns The Personification of the Perfect Citizen: The English Political Cartoon, Colonial Anxiety, and Identity During The American Revolution
Jacob Kang Refugees and Human Rights in French-Speaking Europe
Katherine Kurzinsky Exercise Training Rescues Impaired Exercise Capacity in Mice with Systemic Deletion of Acetyl CoA Carboxylase 2 (ACC2)
Sarah Marchione Investigating Lunar Secondary Cratering in the Copernicus Region
Kailey Martin Amphiphilic Oligonucleotide Nanostructures for Drug Delivery and Therapeutic Applications
Erin Mathews Altered Axon Guidance in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A Review
Adam Mlodzinski “Anthropo-Dreams” - Ecopoems
Jessica Nebel-Crosson Single-Neutron Transfer to 50Ti
Regan Newman Combating Antibiotic Resistance in Escherichia coli with Carbon Nanomaterials
Paul Ravelli How True is Causal Closure?
Kathleen Saddler Fake Views? Whether, When and Why Conservative Students Express Authentic Political Views on Campus
Matthew Schmitz A View of Intelligence for Our Democratic Republic
Brooke Segich The Effects of the Ketogenic Diet on Oxidative Stress in Heart, Liver and Muscle: A Review of Literature
Alix Segil Combating Antibiotic Resistance in Escherichia coli with Carbon Nanomaterials
Morgan Sotoloff Variations in Slow-Wave EEG and Working Memory Deficits During Letter Number Sequencing Task Post-Concussion
Alyssa St. Jean Computational and Literature Analysis of Photoinduced Electron Transfer in Fluorophores Containing O/S/Se-Based Donors
Ted Studt Impacts of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Black Americans with Diabetes
Michael Tecce Geometry Aided Sonification
Danielle Terrenzio Analysis of Genetic Differences Between Yeast Strains S288C and W303 Which May Lead to [PSI+] Dependent Phenotypes
Amanda Weber The Breath of Life: Japanese Poetry & the Four Essential Questions
Madeline Wert Health is Wealth: The Correlation of Wellness Programs & Productivity in Canada and the U.S.
Zainab Williams The Black Aesthetic: Re-Directing the Gaze of the Culture to the Screen
Carver Wolfe Oppression or Occupation: Conflicting Views on the Nature of Sex Work in France and Under International Law
Jesse Wun Amphiphilic Oligonucleotide Nanostructures for Drug Delivery and Therapeutic Applications