Colby Liberal Arts Symposium 2015
April 30, Colby College, Waterville, Maine

Poster Sessions - Parker Reed Room, SSW


Morning Poster Sessions:
9:00 am to 10:55 am
11:00 am to 1:55 pm

Afternoon Poster Sessions
2:00 pm to 3:55 pm


2:00 PM - No. 69 - B Caroline Minott ('16), Emily Carney ('16) and Katherine Tang ('16)
The Relationship Between Personality Traits, Personality Gender, and Romantic Partner Preferences
         
2:00 PM - No. 70 - B Mikaela Johnson ('16), Juliana Pham ('16) and Nils Martin ('15)
The Influence of Personality Traits on Emotional Responses in Social Acceptance and Rejection
         
2:00 PM - No. 1 - A Brian Levenson ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 2 - B Steven Zieselman ('18)
Examining the problems or Sexual Assaults at Colby College and Proposing a Change
         
2:00 PM - No. 3 - A Kaci Kus ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 4 - B Asami Hirano ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 5 - A Annabel Darling ('18)
What is a feasible solution to the problem of cyberbullying from Yik Yak and other social media at Colby?
         
2:00 PM - No. 6 - B Ian Liphart ('18)
Mitigating Athletic/non-athletic Conflicts of Interest in the College Environment
         
2:00 PM - No. 7 - A James Gonzalez ('18)
Suicidal Thought and Depression at Colby College
         
2:00 PM - No. 8 - B Marnay Avant ('18)
I Don't Mess With The Pugh: Finding Ways To Integrate The Colby Community
         
2:00 PM - No. 9 - A Matthew McKinney ('18)
A Proposal for Dealing with Underage Drinking at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 10 - B Koji Gormezano ('18)
Acceptance of everyone
         
2:00 PM - No. 11 - A Laura Wu ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby: Preventing Sexual Assault
         
2:00 PM - No. 12 - B Alexander Beach ('18)
College Athlete Stereotypes at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 13 - A Dagmar Dousma ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby: Improving Colby-Waterville Relations
         
2:00 PM - No. 14 - B Matthew Sindler ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 15 - A John Pappas ('18)
A Proposal for Composing Change at Colby
         
2:00 PM - No. 16 - B Zilin Chen ('18)
Potential Sex Discrimination at Colby's Math&Computer Science&Engineering Departments
         
2:00 PM - No. 17 - A Harriet Rothschild ('16) and Hannah Twombly ('16)
Tourist and Maine Resident Drive Time to the Proposed Katahdin Woods & Waters National Park
         
2:00 PM - No. 18 - B Jessica Batchelder ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Conserved Waterbodies in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 19 - A Harriet Rothschild ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Ambulance Services and Hospitals in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 20 - B Maria Urrutia ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Distribution of Renewable and Non-Renewable Power Plants in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 21 - A Andrew Currier ('16)
Atlas of Maine: 2014 Maine Gubernatorial Election by County
         
2:00 PM - No. 22 - B Samuel Wasserman ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Deer Wintering Areas in the State of Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 23 - A Laurel Whitney ('16) and Emily Walker ('16)
The Utilization of Spatial Analysis to Predict Areas of High Shark Attack Risk
         
2:00 PM - No. 24 - B Emily Walker ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Atlantic Salmon Habitat Distribution
         
2:00 PM - No. 25 - A Laurel Whitney ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Commuting in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 26 - B Jeffrey Vaz ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Piping Plover and Least Tern Habitat
         
2:00 PM - No. 27 - A Jeffrey Vaz ('16) and Samuel Wasserman ('16)
Examining Environmental Injustice in Florida
         
2:00 PM - No. 28 - B Rui Fan ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Protected Deer Wintering Areas in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 29 - A Andrew Currier ('16) and Robin Lewis ('17)
Predicting At-Risk Areas for Deforestation in Malawi
         
2:00 PM - No. 30 - B Xinyi Zheng ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Amount of Toxic Release and Brownfield Locations in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 31 - A Rui Fan ('17) and Xinyi Zheng ('17)
Human Activity Impacts on Belize Deforestation (1995-2010) and Future Trend Prediction
         
2:00 PM - No. 32 - B Hannah Twombly ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Annual Snowfall and Ski Mountains across Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 33 - A Maria Urrutia ('17)
Environmental Justice in California: An analysis on the correlation between toxic release and population distribution
         
2:00 PM - No. 34 - B James Harvey ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Inland Waterfowl and Wading Bird Habitat
         
2:00 PM - No. 35 - B James Harvey ('17) and Isabel Holland ('17)
Potential Backcountry Ski Locations in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 36 - B Isabel Holland ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Critical Atlantic Salmon Habitat and Dams on Maine Rivers and Streams
         
2:00 PM - No. 37 - A Jessica Batchelder ('17)
Impacts of Sea Level Rise on Plum Island, MA
         
2:00 PM - No. 38 - B Emily Berry ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Conserved Lands and Biophysical Regions
         
2:00 PM - No. 39 - A Carla Nyquist ('16)
Atlas of Maine: Vernal Pools and Conserved Areas in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 40 - B Robin Lewis ('17)
Atlas of Maine: Deer Wintering Areas
         
2:00 PM - No. 41 - A Emily Berry ('16) and Carla Nyquist ('16)
Identifying Suitable Canada Lynx Habitat in the Northeast
         
2:00 PM - No. 42 - B Briana Guillory ('16)
Anthropogenic Changes in Northern Tanzania
         
2:00 PM - No. 43 - A Janice Liang ('16), James Lucas ('15) and Alexander Rutan ('16)
The Loss of Ecosystem Services as a Result of Colony Collapse Disorder
         
2:00 PM - No. 44 - B Connor O'Neil ('15)
Invasive Green Crabs in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 45 - B Sara Miller ('15) and Madeleine Johnson ('15)
Human Elephant Conflict
         
2:00 PM - No. 46 - B Peter Craig ('16), Elizabeth Sull ('16) and Cameron Barner ('16)
A Review of Ocean Acidification and the Resulting Effects on Fisheries
         
2:00 PM - No. 47 - A Tyler Lewtan ('16) and Riley Burke ('17)
Sustainable Agriculture: History, Progression, and Future of Aquaponics Systems
         
2:00 PM - No. 48 - B Alexa Junker ('16), Emily Walker ('16) and Olivia Rivera ('15)
An Assessment of the Everglades Restoration Plan
         
2:00 PM - No. 49 - A Peter Quayle ('15) and Shadiyat Ajao ('15)
Assessing the Effectiveness of Ecosystem Based Adaptive Management Practices in the Face of Ongoing Climate Change
         
2:00 PM - No. 50 - B Erin Purcell Maillet ('17), Alanna McDonough ('16) and Alexandra Heisler ('16)
Ecological Effects of Dams and Dam Removal
         
2:00 PM - No. 51 - A Oriana Battifarano ('17)
Augite: Properties, Occurrence, and History
         
2:00 PM - No. 52 - B Olivia Amber ('17)
Garnet: History, Properties, Occurrences, and Uses
         
2:00 PM - No. 53 - A Andrew Martzolf ('17)
Plagioclase: Properties, Occurrence, and History
         
2:00 PM - No. 54 - B Alyson Churchill ('17)
Olivine: History, Properties, and Occurrences
         
2:00 PM - No. 55 - A Kate Kerin ('17)
Epidote
         
2:00 PM - No. 56 - A Alexa Williams ('15)
A Glimpse into the Past: the Importance of Biosphere Models to Understand Permian Climatic and Environmental Conditions
         
2:00 PM - No. 57 - A Erica Lehner ('16)
Shifting Continents, Growing Ice: a Look at How Tectonic Activity Effected Glacial Onset in the Late Mississippian
         
2:00 PM - No. 58 - B Jacob Wall ('16)
From Icehouse to Greenhouse: Are Atmospheric Changes the Driver of Deglaciation?
         
2:00 PM - No. 59 - A Stefan Sandreuter ('16)
Fluctuations in global ice volume during the Pennsylvanian shown through direct and indirect glacial records
         
2:00 PM - No. 60 - B Cole Stevens ('16)
The Pennsylvanian Hydrosphere and Responses to Glacioeustasy
         
2:00 PM - No. 61 - A Brendan Six ('16)
Causes of Regional Glaciation in an Otherwise Globally Warm Environment: Eastern Australia during the Permian
         
2:00 PM - No. 62 - B Mary Furth ('15)
Pennsylvanian Climate Fluctuation: Biotic Response to Cyclic Glacial and Interglacial Phases
         
2:00 PM - No. 63 - A Calvin Wight ('16)
Fluctuations at the Onset: A Study of the Mississippian Hydrosphere
         
2:00 PM - No. 64 - B Paco DeFrancis ('15)
Org or inorg? Atmospheric carbon controls that initiated the Late Paleozoic ice age 326mya
         
2:00 PM - No. 65 - A Patthamaphon Lamom ('17)
Calcite: Mineral Information
         
2:00 PM - No. 66 - B William Ware ('17)
The History, Occurrences, Structure and Properties of the Mineral Kyanite and its Uses in science and everyday life
         
2:00 PM - No. 67 - A Casey Romeo ('16)
Quartz: An Extremely Abundant Mineral
         
2:00 PM - No. 68 - B Brendan Six ('16)
Pet Mineral Project
         
2:00 PM - No. 71 - B Jared Scharf ('15), Monica Li ('15), Meredith Zakon ('15), Anna Rabasco ('15) and Anna Herling ('16)
Life inside the bubble: Social belonging at Colby College
         
2:00 PM - No. 72 - B Monica Li ('15), Anna Rabasco ('15) and Meredith Zakon ('15)
Regulating anger experience: The benefits of distraction over rumination, acceptance, and reappraisal
         
2:00 PM - No. 73 - A Anna Rabasco ('15) and George Humphrey ('15)
Piloting an E-Trier: Comparing the Effects of Face-to-Face Versus Online Elicited Social Stress on Emotion Identification
         
2:00 PM - No. 74 - B Erin Breen ('17), Sara Heilbronner ('17), Emma Heilbronner ('17) and Mollie Rich ('17)
Fear, Exertion, and Ambiguity
         
2:00 PM - No. 75 - A Michelle Boucher ('17), Talia Richkin ('17), Emma Kuehn ('17) and Julia Perlmutter ('17)
Effect of Music and Place Relevance of Place on Moral Judgment
         
2:00 PM - No. 76 - B Kalen Gabow ('17), Lucy Bainbridge ('17), Jenna Athanasopoulos ('17) and Ashley Vandal ('17)
Understanding the Aesthetic Judgements and Art Viewings
         
2:00 PM - No. 77 - A Shanna Grant ('17), Sarah Boland ('17), Kimberly Bourne ('16) and Grace Carroll ('17)
Impact of Source on Memory for Social Media and News Headlines
         
2:00 PM - No. 78 - B Alexandra Belzer ('17), Margaret Hojlo ('17), Megan Giblin ('16) and Sarunas Genys ('17)
Identity and the Likelihood of Green Behaviors
         
2:00 PM - No. 79 - A Hannah Piersiak ('17), Emily Doyle ('16), Nicholas Morriss ('17) and Owens Strawinski ('17)
The Effects of Motivation and Photography on Memory
         
2:00 PM - No. 80 - B Emily Middendorf ('17), Faiyaz Islam ('17), Yangyang Chen ('17) and Ji Song ('17)
Moral Licensing Research Project
         
2:00 PM - No. 81 - A Sarah Peck ('17), Jaritza Abreu ('17), Henry Levine ('17) and John Pintauro ('17)
Effects of Pride and Guilt on Moral Decision Making
         
2:00 PM - No. 82 - B Abigail McOsker ('17), Michaela Athanasopoulos ('17), Hannah Moy ('16) and Lucas Hickok ('17)
The Impact of Music and Lyrics on Levels of Sadness in Listeners
         
2:00 PM - No. 83 - A Seth Butler ('16), Elizabeth Noyes ('17), Michaela Garrett ('17) and Anna Herling ('16)
Morality and Blame Conformity
         
2:00 PM - No. 84 - A Caroline Vaughan ('16), Astrid Moore ('15), Katherine Southworth ('16) and Emily Paulison ('15)
Is Confidence Sexy? Investigating the role of confidence and metacognitive awareness in sexual identity development in a college setting.
         
2:00 PM - No. 85 - B Elisa Stern ('17), Brian Westerman ('16) and McKayla Blanch ('17)
How do co-witness credentials affect the incorporation of post-event information?
         
2:00 PM - No. 86 - B Sonja Sepkowitz ('16), Ariel Batallan Burrowes ('15) and Monica Valentin ('15)
Sexual Identity as a Function of Relationality and Stereotype Threat
         
2:00 PM - No. 87 - B Molly Wylie ('15), Janie O'Halloran ('15) and Jared Scharf ('15)
How Loud Does Your Identity Speak? Exploring Extraversion, Social Support, and Social Identity Synthesis in College Students
         
2:00 PM - No. 88 - B Alexa Williams ('15)
Shark: An Investigation of Management Measures in Light of Media Impacts and Culture
         
2:00 PM - No. 89 - A Brooke Chandor ('15)
Prevention Programs: The Answer to ACL Injuries in Female Athletes?
         
2:00 PM - No. 90 - B Jeanne Barthold ('15)
Sociological Impacts of Wind Farms in Maine
         
2:00 PM - No. 91 - A Jonathan Eichholz ('15)
On Terroir: How The Taste of Place Made a Case For Camembert
         
2:00 PM - No. 92 - B Shadiyat Ajao ('15)
Science News and Public Discourse: The GMO Debate
         
2:00 PM - No. 93 - A Peter Willauer ('15)
Innovative, Sustainable, and Dynamic Fish Farms In Maine: Solutions to Feeding the Future
         
2:00 PM - No. 94 - B Alexander Kohn ('15)
Visual Authority and Natural Processes: A Cultural Critique of the Fetal Ultrasound
         
2:00 PM - No. 95 - A Olivia Avidan ('15)
The Social Determinants of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome
         
2:00 PM - No. 96 - B Kevin Adair ('15)
Environmental Implications and Public Perception of Nuclear Power and High-Level Radioactive Waste Disposal and the Former Maine Yankee Nuclear Power Plant
         
2:00 PM - No. 97 - A Dustin Satloff ('15)
The Evolution of Sports Media and Their Symbiotic Relationship with Technology and Society
         
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