2014 President's Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence

Florida State Conference Center - Tuesday, September 30, 2014
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Opening Remarks and Welcome
Dr. Garnett S. Stokes, Interim President, FSU and Stafano J. Cavallaro, President, FSU SGA
Recognitions: Dr. Karen Laughlin and Dr. Joe O'Shea

Examining the Obesity Epidemic Through an Ecological Lens
David G. Miller

Two-Point Stance
Kelsey Grills

Framing Movement Goals: Moroccan Women's Agency in Discussions of Gender Equality
Alexandra Olsen

The Housing Crisis
Mari Kyle

The Power of Memory and Manipulation in Anglo-Norman Durham: Symeon, St. Cuthbert, and Kurham Cathedral
Michelle L. Sauer

From Surrealism to Visionary: An Exploration of the Beginnings of the Visionary Art Movement
Mary Christine Williams

The Irish Question Reconsidered: Examining Northern Ireland's Precarious Peace
Annalise Kapusta and
Kate Mazzotta

Mglur-Mediated Calcium Homeostasis in the Avian Cochlear Nucleus
Cody Call

Artificial Chromosomes for Human Embryonic Stem Cells
Molly Gordon

Characterization of the Processivity Factor PF-8 in Kaposi's Sarcoma Associated Herpesvirus
Sarah Tepper

Particle Flow Algorithm for Upgraded CMS Calorimeter
Austin Vihncent Skeeters

Mapping Neural Networks in Aplysia Californica Using High Field Magnetic Imaging
Grace Chrzanowski

Application of Femtosecond Spectroscopy Methods to Study Confined Fluids in Hollow Gold Nanospheres
Ryan T. Rhoades

Mechanochemical Strengthening of Benzocyclobutene Polymer
Ilya Piskun

Nutrition Assessment in Jodhpur, India
Taylor Newman

Expand Peru Casa de Bebes: A Comprehensive Evaluation of a Childcare Program in Rural Peru
Lindsay Greene

A Country in Transition: Exploring Community and Culture in Southern India
Tayelor Valerio and
Hilary Smith

Water for Students by Students
Cole Friedes

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