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 2006 Program

Research Symposium


Colby Undergraduate Research Symposium 2006
May 3-5, Colby College, Waterville, Maine

Students from the following departments/programs have already submitted titles for papers and posters:

Sponsoring Dept/Prgrm  Lead Author  Title  Date Time  Project Type  Mentor 
American Studies  Jairus Steed ('06)  Blue-eyed Soul in the 21st Century: African-American Influence on Popular American Music  May 4
4:15 pm  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden, Steven R. Nuss 
American Studies  Anna Erdheim ('06)  Exploring Opportunity in America: Immigrant Entrepreneurship and Rags to Riches Success  May 5
11:00 am  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
American Studies  Kara Fagan ('06)  From Ball of Fire to Cattle Queen: Gender and Class in The Films of Barbara Stanwyck  May 4
3:00 pm  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
American Studies  Tyler Hales ('06)  Is Baseball Still America's National Pastime, or has Football Become the All-American Sport?  May 5
10:00 am  
Presentation  Alec D. Campbell 
American Studies  Emily Judem ('06)  Off the Tracks  May 4
3:15 pm  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
American Studies / Women, Gender, Sexuality  Christina Terrell ('06)  The Racialization of Female Body Image Perception in the United States  May 4
4:00 pm  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
American Studies  Katherine Hamm ('06)  Why Do Men Hate Ani DiFranco? The Connection Between Women Rock Musicians and the Image of Feminism  May 4
3:45 pm  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
American Studies  Noah Balazs ('06)  iDentity: Constructing Identity in a Mass Mediated and Postmodern Society  May 5
10:30 am  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
Anthropology  Lauren Simmons ('06)  A Leader's Place in Revolution: How One Individual Embodies the Many Voices of Dissent  May 3
2:05 pm  
Presentation  Catherine L. Besteman, Catherine L. Besteman 
Anthropology  Chelsea Downs ('06)  Brand Management And The Wal-Mart Model  May 3
1:30 pm  
Presentation  Catherine L. Besteman 
Anthropology  Jamie Manzer ('06)  Denaturalizing Sex Binaries: Professional Women Officials Transgressing Gender Boundaries  May 4
11:30 am  
Presentation  Mary Elizabeth Mills 
Anthropology  Jane Lee ('06)  Status and Gender in Korea  May 4
11:45 am  
Presentation  Mary Elizabeth Mills 
Anthropology  Jessica Moore ('07)  The Little White Lie That Could Save the World  May 3
1:00 pm  
Presentation  Catherine L. Besteman 
Anthropology  Stephanie Atwood ('06)  To Be a Good Italian Woman  May 4
11:15 am  
Presentation  Mary Elizabeth Mills 
Anthropology  Laura Snider ('06)  Travesti Rights are Human Rights  May 4
11:00 am  
Presentation  Mary Elizabeth Mills 
Anthropology  Jamie Manzer ('06)  Unveiling Democracy: The Rhetorical and Ritualistic Disguises of Representation  May 3
1:50 pm  
Presentation  Catherine L. Besteman 
Anthropology  Jia-Ling Loo ('06)  The Culture of Open Source: Countering Hegemony in a Digital Economy  May 3
2:20 pm  
Presentation  Catherine L. Besteman 
Anthropology / Art  Greyson Brooks ('06)  Sociocultural Degeneration and State Patronage of the Arts: Mapplethorpe, Cultural Crisis, and the NEA  May 3
1:15 pm  
Presentation  Catherine L. Besteman 
Art  James Thompson ('06)  Residential Environmental Design: 'A House for an Ecologist' Design Competition Entry  May 5
3:45 pm  
Presentation  David L. Simon 
Art  Steven Weinberg ('06)  The Newspaper Redesign Project  May 5
4:55 pm  
Presentation  Bevin L. Engman, Michael A. Marlais 
Art  Caroline O'Connor ('06)  Use of Devotional Art in the Public and Private Setting in Renaissance Italy  May 5
4:15 pm  
Presentation  Veronique B. Plesch 
Art  Tucker Burr ('06)  Writing Styles of Modern Graffiti  May 5
4:35 pm  
Presentation  Veronique B. Plesch 
Art  Courtney Page ('06)  Exploration of Composition in Mixed Media: Fabric, Steel, and Magnets  May 5
5:15 pm  
Presentation  Harriett Matthews 
Biology  Sarah Hoskinson ('06)  A Comparison of Forest Type Resilience to Structural and Compositional Changes Following Beech Bark Disease Infestation  May 5
3:15 pm  
Presentation  Judy L. Stone 
Biology  Amanda McGarry ('07)  A Genomic Approach to Detecting Salinity-Mediated Zinc Transporter Regulation in the Euryhaline Green Crab, Carcinus maenas 
 
Poster  Andrea R. Tilden 
Biology  Malcolm Itter ('07)  An Observational Study of Cavity Nest Site Selection in Black-capped Chickadees (Poecile atricapillus) 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Jonathan Ashcroft ('06)  Antimicrobial Properties of Skin Secretions from the Mink Frog (Rana septentrionalis) on Endemic Bacteriological Isolates 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier, Frank A. Fekete 
Biology  Spencer Koury ('06)  Barbering: A Behavioral Expression of Dominance and Aggression In Caged Mice (Mus musculus) 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Matthew Meredith ('06)  Concomitant Antibiotic and Mercury Resistance among Gastrointestinal Microflora of Feral Brook Trout, Salvelinus fontinalis  May 5
1:45 pm  
Presentation  Frank A. Fekete 
Biology  Lauren Baard ('08)  Differential Habituation of Male Betta splendens to Qualitatively Different Stimuli 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Michael Fleming ('06)  Do Brown Anoles, Anolis sagrei, Have Dear Enemies? 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Daniel Breen ('06)  Effects of Feeding Interval and Meal Size on the Specific Dynamic Action of the Cuban Tree Frog (Osteopilus septentrionalis) 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology / Environmental Studies  Kali Abel ('07)  Effects of Varying Light Cycles and Temperature on Activity Levels in Mediterranean Geckos: A Look Into Endogenous Clocks 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Spencer Koury ('06)  Efficient Energy Allocation in Foraging: A Two Model Study in the Role of Learning 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Spencer Koury ('06)  Genetic Basis for Self Compatibility in Witheringia solanacea (Solanaceae) 
 
Poster  Judy L. Stone 
Biology  David Civitello ('06)  Genetic Breeding System of Gray Fox, Urocyon cinereoargenteus, in a Protected Population  May 5
1:00 pm  
Presentation  Stacey L. Lance 
Biology  Patrick Lizotte ('06)  Genetic Variation Between Populations of the Rare Orchid Isotria Medeoloides and Implications for Conservation  May 5
1:30 pm  
Presentation  Judy L. Stone 
Biology  Meredith Lowmaster ('06)  Influence of Body Size on Stress-Induced Color Change in the Green Anole (Anolis carolinensis) 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Elizabeth Turner ('06)  Isolation and Characterization of Mercury and Antibiotic Resistant Bacterial Strains from Atlantic Salmon, Salmo salar 
 
Poster  Frank A. Fekete 
Biology  Jonathan Ashcroft ('06)  LPS and Environmental Stress as Factors that Affect Male Mate Selection in Mice 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Sharon McMonagle ('06)  Lake Water Quality Analysis and Possible Remediation Techniques for China Lake, Kennebec County, Maine 
 
Poster  David H. Firmage, F. Russell Cole 
Biology  Erin Parry ('06)  Mercury Resistance in a Multi-Drug Resistant Strain of the Fish Pathogen, Aeromonas salmonicida  May 5
pm  
Presentation  Frank A. Fekete, Frank A. Fekete 
Biology  Victoria Work ('08)  Microbial Mercury and Antibiotic Resistance in the Soil Systems of Avery Peak, Maine 
 
Poster  Frank A. Fekete 
Biology  Courtney Zecher ('06)  Monitoring the Healing Time of Baitfish with Skin Ulcerations Using Fluorescein 
 
Poster  G. Russell Danner 
Biology  Tenzin Tsewang ('07)  Overexpression and Purification of the Oat (Avena fatua) protein AFN1 and Construction of a pMAL/AFN1 expression plasmid 
 
Poster  Russell R. Johnson 
Biology  Courtney Zecher ('06)  Pilot Analysis of Gray Fox, Urocyon cinereoargenteus, Major Histocompatibility Complex (MHC) 
 
Poster  Stacey L. Lance 
Biology  Jenny Mooney ('06)  Population Estimate of Deer Mice, Peromyscus maniculatus, in the Forest Types of Perkins Arboretum 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier, Stacey L. Lance 
Biology  Tara Bergin ('07)  Predator Survival Tactics and Use of Habitat Cover in Rana catesbeiana 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Natalie Wayne ('06)  Preparation for Protein Expression Studies on the Wheat Grain PKABA1-Interacting Protein TaWD40 
 
Poster  Russell R. Johnson 
Biology  Colby Souders ('07)  Responses to Playback Calls in a Brazilian Treefrog: Scinax rizibilis 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Rachel Terry ('07)  Restraint Stress and Aggression in Familiar Mice (Mus musculus) 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Michael Fleming ('06)  Risk-Sensative Foraging in Maine Woodland Rodents 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Cadran Cowansage ('08)  Screening of Microsatellites for Estimation of Selfing Rates in Witheringia solanacea 
 
Poster  Judy L. Stone 
Biology  Rachel Terry ('07)  The Effects of the Herbicide Atrazine on Male Fiddler Crab (Uca spp.) Territory Defence and Aggression 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Rachel Carr ('06)  The Impact of Land Use Patterns and Watershed Characteristics on China Lake, Kennebec County, ME 
 
Poster  David H. Firmage, F. Russell Cole 
Biology  Matthew Aschaffenburg ('06)  The Impact of Trait-Mediated Effects on Predator-Prey Interactions in the Rocky Intertidal Community  May 5
2:45 pm  
Presentation  Catherine R. Bevier, Catherine R. Bevier, Catherine R. Bevier 
Biology  Sarah Clark ('08)  The Isolation and Characterization of Multiply Antibiotic Resistant Strains of Fish Pathogenic Flavobacterium Species 
 
Poster  Frank A. Fekete 
Biology / Environmental Studies  Kelly Bakulski ('07)  Transmission of Frog Calls Through Different Habitats: A Test of the Environmental Selection Hypothesis 
 
Poster  Catherine R. Bevier 
Chemistry  Aaron Bradford ('07)  Effects of Carbamoylation from Anticancer Sulfonylhydrazines on Homologous Recombination DNA Repair 
 
Poster  Kevin P. Rice 
Chemistry  Rami Zahran ('06)  Epichlorohydrin Cross-Linking of Synthetic DNA Oligomers 
 
Poster  Julie T. Millard 
Chemistry  Aynara Chavez-Munoz ('09)  Expression and Purification of Human DNA Polymerase Beta as a Target for Anti-Cancer Sulfonylhydrazines 
 
Poster  Kevin P. Rice 
Chemistry  Daniel Fowler ('06)  Investigating the Mechanism of a Novel Ribosomal RNA Degradation Pathway 
 
Poster  Frederick LaRiviere 
Chemistry  Michelle Kim ('06)  Synthesis and Investigation of Copper (I) Arene Complexes  May 4
3:00 pm  
Presentation  Rebecca R. Conry 
Chemistry  Hui Kim ('06)  Synthesis and Structure of Novel Polyphenylene Macrocycles 
 
Poster  Dasan M. Thamattoor 
Computer Science / Psychology  Patrick Rodjito ('06)  Motion Tracking and Prediction Using Fuzzy Logic  May 4
2:15 pm  
Presentation  Joseph E. Atkins, Randolph M. Jones 
East-Asian Studies  James Luckenbill ('08)  Botchan's Transformation in Accordance with Justice  May 4
1:40 pm  
Presentation  Tamae K. Prindle 
East-Asian Studies    Faith's Silent Vigil: Silence's Role and Meaning in Shusako Endo's Silence 
 
Presentation   
East-Asian Studies  Alexander Connors ('08)  Narrative Structure in Kenzaburo O롯s A Personal Matter: Hierarchy of Chatman¡¯s ¡°Kernels¡± and ¡°Satellites,¡± Suspense and Surprise  May 4
2:15 pm  
Presentation  Tamae K. Prindle 
East-Asian Studies  Katherine MacBain ('06)  Reality and Liminal Space in Murakami Haruki's 'Dance Dance Dance'  May 4
1:45 pm  
Presentation  Tamae K. Prindle 
East-Asian Studies  Liza Mitchell ('08)  Secrecy, Sexuality and the Covert Feminine Power in 'Masks'  May 4
1:20 pm  
Presentation   
East-Asian Studies  John Kester ('08)  Silence in Silence: The Titular Significance of Shusako Endo's Novel  May 4
2:00 pm  
Presentation  Tamae K. Prindle 
East-Asian Studies  Morgan Manoff ('08)  The Confessional Hero of the 'Temple of the Golden Pavilion'  May 4
1:00 pm  
Presentation  Tamae K. Prindle 
East-Asian Studies  Lijah Barasz ('06)  The Effect of American Film on Chinese Youth Culture  May 5
12:45 pm  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
East-Asian Studies / German/Russian  Adil D'Sousa ('06)  The Family Novel in the Emerging Nation-State: A Comparative Study of Ba Jin's Jia and Lev Tolstoy's Anna Karenina  May 4
1:45 pm  
Presentation  Kimberly A. Besio, Sheila M. McCarthy 
Economics  Jessica Minty ('06)  Media Coverage and Disaster Relief  May 5
3:30 pm  
Presentation    
Economics  B. Tjernstrom ('06)  Nomad's Land - Parks Protection in Mongolia: Structural and Human Obstacles  May 5
2:30 pm  
Presentation  Peter B. Ditmanson  
Economics  Alexandra Funk ('06)  The Adequacy of Health Care Services for the Elderly in China  May 4
4:00 pm  
Presentation    
Economics / Environmental Studies  B. Tjernstrom ('06)  Be the Change You Wish to See: National Attitudes and Climate Change Policy  May 5
1:00 pm  
Presentation   , Thomas H. Tietenberg 
Economics  Jonathan Wong ('06)  Analyzing the Determinants of Obesity in Maine  May 4
5:00 pm  
Presentation  Michael R. Donihue 
Economics  Brian Tierney ('06)  Religion and Happiness among China's Oldest-Old  May 4
4:40 pm  
Presentation    
Economics  Michael Poplaski ('07)  Econometrically Modelling Alumni Giving to Colby and Other NESCAC Schools  May 4
4:20 pm  
Presentation  Michael R. Donihue 
Economics  Caroline Theoharides ('06)  The Role of Home Equity in Retirement Saving: Building Your Nest (Egg)  May 5
4:15 pm  
Presentation  Michael R. Donihue 
Education and Human Development  Christabel Kwabi ('06)  An Evaluation of the Ghanaian Education System  May 4
3:00 pm  
Presentation  Mark B. Tappan 
Education and Human Development  Emily Brostek ('06)  “The Kind of Person I Am:” Reassessing the Aims of Community Service and Its Impact on College Students Through Identity Development  May 4
3:15 pm  
Presentation  Mark B. Tappan 
English  Kara McCabe ('06)  A Journey Through Memory and Self in the Works of Edwidge Danticat and Julia Alvarez  May 3
2:15 pm  
Presentation  Cedric Gael Bryant 
English  Erica Dorpalen ('06)  Carry Emptiness: The Ecology and Zen Buddhism of Gary Snyder's Poetry  May 4
2:45 pm  
Presentation  Peter B. Harris 
English  Erin Rhoda ('06)  Let Us Now Praise Famous Women  May 4
2:15 pm  
Presentation  Tilar J. Mazzeo 
Environmental Studies  Katherine Renwick ('07)  A Spatial Analysis of Impervious Surfaces at Colby College in 1965 and 2006 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Anna Barnwell ('08)  Are Debt-for-Nature Swaps an Effective Conservation Strategy? 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Alexander McPherson ('07)  Developing a Model for Pedestrian Route Selection at Colby 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Sandy Beauregard ('06)  Ecotourism in Developing Countries 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Sharon McMonagle ('06)  Educational Opportunities and Average Income in Maine Towns 
 
Poster  Philip Nyhus 
Environmental Studies  Sarah Kelly ('06)  Energy Use Patterns and Potential Areas for Energy Conservation in Dorm Rooms at Colby College  May 5
3:00 pm  
Presentation  F. Russell Cole, Thomas H. Tietenberg 
Environmental Studies  Jenna Morrison ('06)  Environmental Awareness of Waterville Junior High Students  May 5
3:30 pm  
Presentation  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Christopher Russoniello ('06)  Estimating the Impact of Catastrophic Sea Level Rise in Maine 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Caitlin Cleaver ('06)  Feasibility of the Reintroduction of Wolves (Canis lupus lycaon) in Maine: A GIS Study 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Katherine Renwick ('07)  Gray Wolf Reintroduction in the Greater Yellowstone Area 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Alexandra Jospe ('06)  Modeling Spatially Explicit Human-wildlife Conflict: GIS and Moose-vehicle Collisions in Maine  May 5
2:00 pm  
Presentation  Philip Nyhus 
Environmental Studies  Alexandra Jospe ('06)  Modeling Spatially Explicit Human-wildlife Conflict: GIS and Moose-vehicle Collisions in Maine. 
 
Presentation  Philip Nyhus 
Environmental Studies  Hilary Langer ('06)  Prioritizing Land Purchases for the Belgrade Regional Conservation Alliance 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Sarah Kelly ('06)  Solar Panel Modeling on Suitable Roofs at Colby 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Jacqueline Rolleri ('06)  Spatial Analysis of Colby College Trails: Perkins Arboretum and Runnals Hill 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Hilary Langer ('06)  The Cost of Conservation: Payments for Environmental Services on The Osa Peninsula, Costa Rica  May 5
2:30 pm  
Presentation  James L.A. Webb 
Environmental Studies  Sharon McMonagle ('06)  The Effects of Climate Change on Coral Reef Ecosystems 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Bethany Peck ('06)  The Effects of Climate Change on Polar Bears 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
Environmental Studies  Kerry Whittaker ('08)  What is the Role of Seed Banks in Preserving Biodiversity? 
 
Poster  F. Russell Cole 
French/Italian  Sara Booth ('06)  Human Trafficking, Immigration, and Prostitution in Italy  May 4
1:00 pm  
Presentation  Allison A. Cooper, Mario Moroni 
Geology  Samuel Weeks ('06)  Analysis and Interpretation of a Triassic-aged Reef Complex, Wallowa Terrane, Northeastern Oregon 
 
Poster  Robert A. Gastaldo 
Geology  Theodore McDermott ('06)  Analysis of Soil Potential for Future Development: Waterville and Oakland, Maine 
 
Poster  Robert E. Nelson 
Geology  John Goss ('06)  Monitoring Surface Displacement of the Colby Green Retaining Pond Dams 
 
Poster  Robert E. Nelson 
Geology  Elizabeth Mollo-Christensen ('06)  Potential Effects of Deep-Ocean Carbon Dioxide Sequestration on Foraminifera  May 4
3:15 pm  
Presentation  Robert A. Gastaldo 
Geology  Adam Atkinson-Lewis ('06)  Prediction Surface Mapping and Analysis of Carbon Dioxide Flux and Surface Temperature and Comparison with Alteration Zones on Eldfell Volcano Cone, Iceland 
 
Poster  Jennifer D. Shosa 
Geology  Christopher Russoniello ('06)  Seasonal Fluid Flux Through the Serpentine Bog, Belgrade Lakes Region, Maine 
 
Poster  Jennifer D. Shosa 
Geology  Lora Golann ('06)  The Skeleton in Maine's Closet: Controversy Surrounding the Allagash Wilderness Waterway 
 
Poster  Bruce F. Rueger 
Geology  Lindsay Masters ('06)  Using Geochemical Alteration of Seafloor Basalts as a Proxy for Fluid Flux through the Ocean Crust 
 
Poster  Jennifer D. Shosa 
Geology  Katherine Curtis ('06)  Using Historic Climatological Data to Determine the Hydrologic Seasons in a Small Watershed 
 
Poster  Jennifer D. Shosa 
Geology  Kathryn Lidington ('06)  Variation in Beach Profiles and Sediment Characteristics at Popham Beach, Phippsburg, ME  May 4
3:00 pm  
Presentation  Robert E. Nelson 
Government  Michael Deheeger ('07)  'Long-Neck': Purgatory on the Thai-Burma Border  May 5
1:00 pm  
Presentation  Walter F. Hatch 
Government  Jessica Varnum ('06)  Catalyzing Change: Towards Accelerated and Expanded U.S.-EU-Russian Action to Reduce the Threat of Nuclear Terrorism  May 3
4:15 pm  
Presentation  Kenneth A. Rodman 
History  Nathaniel Stone ('06)  Ben Butler and the Woman Order: Hard War Diplomacy or Inhumane Treatment of the Citizens of New Orleans?  May 5
4:45 pm  
Presentation  Elizabeth D. Leonard 
History  Jonathan Ashcroft ('06)  British and French Intelligence on the “German Question” and the Growth of Pacifist Movements 
 
Presentation  Paul R. Josephson, Paul R. Josephson, Raffael M. Scheck, Raffael M. Scheck 
History  O. Orantes ('07)  Glimpses of Hope, Laughter, and Sadness: Stories from Burmese Women Refugees in Thailand  May 5
1:30 pm  
Presentation  James L.A. Webb 
History  Nicole Lavery ('07)  Maryland and Kentucky: How Abraham Lincoln Kept Each Loyal to the Union  May 5
4:30 pm  
Presentation  Elizabeth D. Leonard 
History  Benjamin Herbst ('08)  Pre-Civil War Acts of Violence and their influence on the Civil War  May 5
5:00 pm  
Presentation  Elizabeth D. Leonard 
History  Lauren Brown ('06)  Sars in Taiwan: Effects on Public Health and Treatment of Infectious Disease  May 5
2:00 pm  
Presentation  Peter B. Ditmanson 
History  Courtney Kubilis ('06)  Space Age Learning: Education Reform in the USSR and USA in the Age of Sputnik  May 4
5:00 pm  
Presentation  Paul R. Josephson 
History  Katie Fuller ('06)  Spinners and Losers: Lewiston's Irish and French-Canadian Immigrants 1850-1930  May 4
5:20 pm  
Presentation  Paul R. Josephson 
History  Timothy Stenovec ('06)  The Taking of Mayflower Hill: the Vietnam Antiwar Movement at Colby College  May 4
4:20 pm  
Presentation  Robert S. Weisbrot 
History  Anne Kearney ('08)  Waging the War of Opinions: Northern and Southern Newspaper Coverage of Antietam  May 5
4:15 pm  
Presentation  Elizabeth D. Leonard 
History  Julia Malkin ('06)  From Private Protest to Public Philosophy: The Democratic Society of Pennsylvania and the Election of 1800  May 4
4:40 pm  
Presentation  Jason M. Opal 
Independent Studies / American Studies  Chelsea Downs ('06)  The Economics of Hip Hop Culture -- More Than Music  May 5
11:30 am  
Presentation  Margaret T. McFadden 
International Studies / Anthropology  Laura Snider ('06)  Mobilized Mothers and Women Warriors: Women's Political Participation in Sri Lanka and Chile  May 5
3:00 pm  
Presentation  Ben W. Fallaw, Mary Elizabeth Mills 
Mathematics  Chad Stecher ('08)  Analysis of a Proxy of Suicidal Ideation in the Maine Youth Drug and Alcohol Use Survey/Youth Tobacco Survey 
 
Poster  Liam O'Brien 
Mathematics  Jane Leary ('06)  Hypatia: the Original Woman Mathematician  May 3
5:00 pm  
Presentation  Thomas R. Berger 
Mathematics  Julie Jaenicke ('06)  Piero della Francesca: Geometry in Painting  May 3
4:45 pm  
Presentation  Thomas R. Berger 
Music  Stephen Planas ('06)  'A Schenkerian Analysis of Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 8, 2nd Movement' 
 
Poster  Steven E. Saunders 
Music  B. Pruitt ('06)  An die Musik 
 
Poster  Steven E. Saunders 
Music  Gjergji Gaqi ('07)  Form and Structure in Second Movements of Beethoven's Sonatas : A Schenkerian Analysis of the Adagio from Sonata Op.31 No.2 'Tempest' 
 
Poster  Steven E. Saunders 
Music  Garry Bertholf ('06)  If Lester Leapt Into Schenkerian Analysis 
 
Poster  Steven E. Saunders 
Music  Barbara Hough ('06)  Schenkerian Analysis of the Allegro Movement from Bach's Flute Sonata in E Major 
 
Poster  Steven E. Saunders 
Music  Hye Kim ('08)  Was Handel a Plagiarist?  May 4
2:15 pm  
Presentation  Steven E. Saunders 
Philosophy  Gregory Lusk ('06)  Virtue Epistemology: Rethinking the Presuppositions of Knowledge  May 3
2:30 pm  
Presentation  Daniel H. Cohen 
Physics and Astronomy  Lent Johnson ('07)  Challenges in Radiative Transfer Modeling - W3 IRS5 
 
Poster  Murray F. Campbell 
Physics and Astronomy  Ryland Brooks ('07)  Images and Spectra at Mid-Infrared Wavelengths of the High-Mass Star-Forming Complex W3 
 
Poster  Murray F. Campbell 
Psychology  Gabrielle Adams ('06)  Compensation in the Context of Reparations 
 
Poster  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology  Chelsea McCann ('07)  Ego Depletion, Control, and Their Effects on Intrinsic Motivation 
 
Poster  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology / Biology  Marissa Meyer ('07)  Evaluation of Immune Cell Infiltration After Spinal Cord Injury in the Guinea Pig 
 
Poster  Jennifer R. Yates, Lynn Hannum 
Psychology  Cheryl Hahn ('08)  Gender Differences in the Effects of Social Context on Emotional Responding 
 
Poster  Yulia Chentsova Dutton 
Psychology  Katharine Gilroy ('06)  MP and 6Cl-tryptophan Administered to Attenuate Secondary Pathology in Guinea Pig Spinal Cord Injury  May 5
1:30 pm  
Presentation  Jennifer R. Yates 
Psychology  Steen Sehnert ('06)  Omission and Comission in the Inaction Inertia Paradigm  May 5
2:30 pm  
Presentation  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology  Rebecca Reisman ('06)  Overconfidence After Exposure to Misleading Post-Event Information 
 
Poster  Ayanna Kim Thomas 
Psychology  Gabrielle Adams ('06)  Remorse and the Circumstances Surrounding Crime 
 
Poster  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology  Gillian Butsch ('06)  Terror Management Theory and Belief in an Afterlife 
 
Poster  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology  Gabrielle Adams ('06)  Time, Remorse, Compensation, and Reparations  May 5
1:00 pm  
Presentation  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology  Benjamin Crane ('06)  Up-Regulation and American Nationalism in Collegiate Athletes 
 
Poster  Yulia Chentsova Dutton 
Psychology  Margaret Jackson ('06)  Upregulation of Sadness During Films: A Self-Report Analysis 
 
Poster  Yulia Chentsova Dutton 
Psychology  Alan Chang ('06)  Vividness and The Dilution Effect 
 
Poster  Thane S. Pittman 
Psychology    Specificity and Affective Valence of Autobiographical Memories in Depression  May 5
pm  
Presentation  Yulia Chentsova Dutton 
Religious Studies  Jonathan Bastian ('06)  Logical Liberation: Perspectives from the East and West  May 4
2:30 pm  
Presentation  Nikky-Guninder K. Singh 
Science, Technology, and Society  Ethan Payne ('06)  Big Ideas, Big Technology and the Founding of Las Vegas 1905-1935  May 5
11:15 am  
Presentation  Paul R. Josephson 
Science, Technology, and Society  Jakob Moe ('06)  From Hatcheries to Aquaculture: A Technical Solution to a Tragedy in the United States?  May 5
10:45 am  
Presentation   
Science, Technology, and Society  Madeline Horwitz ('06)  Man-Made Menopause  May 5
10:15 am  
Presentation  Piers Hale 
Science, Technology, and Society  Aaron Bradford ('07)  Video Games and Social Anxiety: A Historical Approach to the Fear of Youth  May 5
10:00 am  
Presentation  Piers Hale 
Science, Technology, and Society  George A. Williams ('06)  Viewing the Human Body as Technology  May 3
3:45 pm  
Presentation   
Women, Gender, Sexuality  Jessica Seymour ('06)  The Perceptions and Realities of Pornography on Colby College Campus 
 
Poster  Lisa Arellano 

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