2017 Award Winners


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Art and art history

Undergraduate ePoster Award

  • Gabriela MoraTransaegean:  Retelling the Story of Dido and Aeneas


Honorable Mention

Undergraduate Oral Presentations

  • Casey Dowling – Gods, Heroes and Egos:  Constructing Aristocracy and Identities Through Private Gardens in The Italian Renaissance
  • Sarah Liberti – The Impacts of the Industrial Revolution and the Following Hundred Years on Music Education in the Twenty-First Century

art exhibit poster session

Undergraduate Division Awards

  • Laura RempelMade True Blue
  • Kristen Dulovic – Incarceration:  Reaching the Limit

Honorable Mention

  • Joanna Viscuso – Crafting America
  • Brianna Barberio –The Domino Effect
  • Lani Chau – H2O Usage in the USA Maps
  • Miranda Balash – Esperanto

humanities

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Award

  • Jamie AhrensPeru, Disabilities, and the People

Undergraduate ePoster Award

  • Genesis NievesAfter the Rain:  Modern Tibetan Literature in China’s Shadow

life sciences

Undergraduate ePoster Awards

  • Alissa SchurrAnalysis of the relationship between atypical PKC (aPKC) and VHL-mediated cellular phenotypes in 786-O cells
  • Angelica LeonardoSynthesis of benzimidazole derivatives for uridine nucleoside ribohydrolase targeting

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Awards

  • Rahanna KhanMorphological Effects of Bisphenol-A on Danio rerio
  • Samantha Muellers and Annie L. Benzie – Identification of ligand efficient inhibitors of Trichomonas vaginalis adenosine/guanosine preferring nucleoside ribohydrolase using fragment-based NMR screening

Honorable Mention

Undergraduate ePoster

  • Valerie FioreFecal Coliforms and Enterococci Bacterial Analysis of Oyster Bay/Mill Neck/Cold Spring Harbor Watershed

literature reading

Graduate and Undergraduate Divisions

  • Gabriel CalleThe Ferris Wheel and the Hotdog Stand


Honorable Mention

  • Jordan RindenowBeneath the Wreckage

multidisciplinary

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Awards

  • Monroe MarshallAddiction and the Human Brain
  • Rachel ColvinMaking Predictions and Constructing Explanations:  An investigation into introductory chemistry students’ understanding of structure-property relationships

Undergraduate ePoster Awards

  • Ester MirzokandovaTradition Medicine, Rituals, and Placebo Effects
  • Kimberly CampuzanoHayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away:  A Representation of Japanese Culture and Food as Represented in Art
  • Jai PunjwaniFair Share:  Flow and Efficiency in NYC’s Taxi System

Honorable Mention

Undergraduate Oral Presentation

  • Michelle Rappa, Antoine Delalamo and Josuely ViciosoEqual Pay is the Right Way
  • Lauren MangiafrenoFood as Art, Art as Food
  • Olivia Fohsz, Brandon Buono and Gabriella AlaimoGetting Involved:  Research on Leadership Opportunities and Success Outcomes in College Students

Undergraduate ePoster

  • Julian McBride – Healing Through the Arts and Anthropology
  • Guilise Gondre – African-American Male College Student Achievement in the Context of Spirituality

nursing and health care

Graduate ePoster Award

  • Oren AbramowitzTheory of Mind in TBI:  A research Proposal for EEG Investigation

Graduate Oral Presentation Awards

  • Rose BazileBenefits of non-polluting stoves on Maternal and Child Health in Haiti
  • Stella Uwechia Is E-prescribing Succeeding in the Fight Against Medication Errors in Hospital Settings?

Undergraduate ePoster Award

  • Geena BrunoEEG Evidence for Audio-Visual Speech Perception Deficits in Parkinson’s Disease:  A Research Proposal

Honorable Mention

Graduate ePoster

  • Jessica Kiesel, Shayna Hardy and Courtney LewisEEG Investigations of Auditory Processing in Aphasia:  A Research Proposal
  • Chikage ZukofAcoustic Changes Following Nine Months of Voice Modification with a Male-to-Female Transgender Speaker

Undergraduate ePoster

  • Stefani Cassidy and Susan M. DeMetropolisNeurophysiological indices of semantic memory in individuals with early-stage Alzheimer’s disease versus healthy aging
  • Hank Oppenheimer, Kemeisha Patterson, Shavene Pusey, Inessa Borukhova and Howard WarkowPeripheral IV Catheter Replacement Methods to Decrease Phlebitis Rates

PHYSICAL SCIENCES AND MATHEMATICS

Undergraduate ePoster Awards

  • Yuhao QiaoLet the Snowflake Grow!
  • Marly MedardSynthesis of Cycloheptaytrienylidene

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Awards

  • Tara Pena, James St. John and Tanner GroganInvestigation of quantum interference in spontaneous emission in an atomic gas with a single pulsed laser light
  • Veronica Grebe and Ezer CastilloDevelopment and Characterization of Conductive Polymer Polyaniline Films and Hydrogels Modified with Tyrosinase for Detection of Phenolic Compounds
  • Tian LiAccessing substituted diquinanes through trimethylenemethane intermediates via reactions of hypervalent iodonium alkynyl triflates with unsaturated nucleophiles

Honorable Mention

Undergraduate Oral Presentation

  • Nicholas DeMarcoComplex Roots
  • Eammon Hart  – Flow free:  Minimal Unique Flows
  • Tanner GroganTowards Control of Ultracold Collisions Using Frequency-Chirped Laser Light

psychology

Graduate ePoster Awards

  • Fallon KaneInterpersonal dependency and therapeutic outcome:  A meta-analytic review 
  • Joanna HurleyDisorganization in adolescence:  Contribution of mother-adolescent role-confusion to adolescent depressive symptoms

Undergraduate ePoster Awards

  • Theresa SantosMusic and Emotion
  • Angela SchicklingThe Relationship Between Birth Order and Attachment Security

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Award

  • Kathryn GrahamThe Relations of BPD-related Features with Sleep and Eating Disturbances in Adolescents


Honorable Mention

Graduate ePoster

  • Eric HomburgerHow Relationships in Sport Between Athletes, Teammates and Coaches, Impact on the Field Behavior
  • Amanda GoodwinRelationship of the Age of Trauma Exposure and Psychological Well-Being

Social Work

Graduate Oral Presentation Awards

  • Joanna Contreras-SchwartzWorkplace Violence in Substance Abuse Settings:  Experiences of Social Workers and Implications for Policy and Practice
  • Sarah AveryPost-Trump-Stress-Disorder (PTSD):  Decreasing Social Isolation and Promoting Social Justice for Muslim Americans

Honorable Mention

Undergraduate Oral Presentation

  • Ashley SirnaHidden Emotions: A Study of the Reactions of Immigrants to Immigration Policies in the Current Political Climate

SOCIAL sciences

Graduate ePoster Award

  • Karena Haskoor, Julie Kovalenko and Suleika PryceInterrelationship of social motivation and face perception in school age children with ASD

Undergraduate Oral Presentation Awards

  • Luke ColleThe Philosophical Greatness & Disappointing Reality of Minimum Wage Reform
  • Tamar Epps  – Gender, Delinquency, and Education
  • Laianna WrightThe Role of Race in Contemporary U.S. and Jamaican Society

Undergraduate ePoster Awards

  • Erica NovakCohort Study on America’s Morality and Religiosity
  • Jacqueline PerezPlace, Economic Insecurity and Attitudes Toward Immigrants

Honorable Mention

Undergraduate Oral Presentation

  • Laura Jacobson and Lynn HundhammerEffective Preservation of Skeletal Remains and Conservation Efforts in Crete, Greece

 

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