Adelphi University Research Conference

 

2018 Award Winners


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Anthropology

Undergraduate ePoster Award – Winner

  • Kimberly CampuzanoMedicinal Plant Use in Ecuadorian Immigrants to New York City


Undergraduate Oral Sessions – Winners

  • Amanda OpromollaAmerican Consumption of French Wines 1965-2015
  • Laura RojasEthnicity in Archaeology:  An Investigation of Ethnic Identity through the Study of Foodways

art history

Undergraduate ePoster Award – Honorable Mention

  • Angela JingThe Analysis and Identification of Human Dentition Through an Artistic Perspective

art exhibit poster session

Undergraduate Poster Division – Winner

  • Valerie BuonaiutoEnd Gender Pricing

Undergraduate Poster Division – Honorable Mention

  • Victoria Macchia Boys Will Be Boys
  • Lillian HernandezShow Her It’s Everyone’s World

Biology

Graduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Jason ShahInvestigating the Iridescent Phenotype of a Novel Tenacibaculum spp. Using Transposon Directed Mutagenesis

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winners

  • Alexus HaddadFish Out of Water:  How Environment Impacts Body Propulsion in an Elongate Fish
  • Rheba SamThe Role of Rapamycin in Reducing Lethality of D. Melanogaster Homozygous sdhA Mutants through Mediation in Reactive Oxygen Species Levels

BIOLOGY, CHEMISTRY AND BIOCHEMISTRY – Eposters

Graduate ePoster – Winner

  • Michael Del LattoPredation Analysis of Native and Invasive Intertidal Crab Species of Long Island

Undergraduate ePoster – Winners

  • Lani ChauDevelopment of Pt\Polyaniline\CdS Thin Film pn-Junction for Photocurrent Generation
  • Valerie FiorePlant-Derived Alternative Treatments for Alzheimer’s disease

 business

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • John Weber, Uyen NguyenViolence in the NHL

Undergraduate Oral Division – Honorable Mention

  • Ashley DeSena, Ashwini Rambrich, Jasmine SinghMinority Representation in Movies Reels in Profits

CHEMISTRY –Oral Division

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Zaafir DullooSynthesis of 2-Substituted benzimidazole Derivatives to Test for Their Inhibitory Effect on the Enzyme Uridine Nucleoside Ribohydrolase

COMPUTER SCIENCE AND GAME DEVELOPMENT 

Undergraduate Division – Honorable Mentions

  • Mathew Mallory, Evan Leider, Liam OwensProject ELM
  • Joseph Koehler, Maxwell SirotinVR Battle Network
  • Jack Demm, Natalie Sequeira, Thomas ZornOrganizer App for iOS Devices
  • Rebecca Gotterbarn, Nicholas GomezHoney Pot Network Development

DANCE PERFORMANCE

Undergraduate Division – Winner

  • Joy Douglas, choreographerExcerpts from Sisu
  • Performers:  Ann Francis Ang, Pamyla Cummings, Hannah Franz, Kayla Jenkins, Taro Jones, Catrina Kubek, Madeline Kuhike, Caitlin McCloskey-Meyer, Kelsey Sargent, Charles Siguenza;
  • Researsal Assistants:  Naiara Bermudez, Erik Debono

Undergraduate Division – Honorable Mention

  • Marlee Fleisher, choreographerTemnein//The/ Separation of Parts
  • Performers:  Kennady Brim, Yu-Chieh Kao, Carley Lund, Alyssa Manginaro, Emma Saunders, Haley Schmich, Jared Stern

EDUCATION AND SOCIAL SCIENCES 

Graduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Lexiao Zhao, Ching-Hao Hu, Qing Wang, Jing WuThe Impact of family values on love and marriage:  A cross cultural study

Graduate ePoster Division – Winners

  • Brianna RiderA Research Proposal on Swallowing in Dementia Patients:  A Safety or Efficiency Impairment?
  • Kayla Carasquillo, Alexander Chill, Trisha SooknananNeural Correlates of Speech and Nonspeech Sound Processing in Central Auditory Processing Disorder and Language Impairment:  An EEG Research Proposal

Graduate ePoster Division – Honorable Mentions

  • Xinyi WangAn Examination of Chinese Students’ Participation in Group W Activities
  • Amanda NaglerScreening for Input Dependency in Children with Language Delay
  • Iman SalamDiglossic Code-Switching in Children with ASD: A Case Study

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Winner

  • Kimberly McNichollThe Effect of Noise on the Speech Intelligibility of Electrolaryngeal Speakers

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Honorable Mention

  • Daniela AgudeloNasality Data in Greek-Speaking Children with Cochlear Implants

hISTORY

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winners

  • Laura JacobsenAnnihilation and Propagation:  How Nazi Policies Targeted the Female Reproductive System to Achieve Its Racial Goals
  • Alia DaniloSeptimus the Everyman:  Mourning After the Great War

LITERATURE READING

Graduate/Undergraduate Division – Winner

  • Margaret HardimanIf You Slip Between Her Thighs, Be Sure to Condomize:  The Relationship between Alcohol and Consent During Hooking Up Encounters on Campus

MATHEMATICS, COMPUTER SCIENCE AND PHYSICS

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Angelica CalabroStudent Connectedness

MATHEMATICS, COMPUTER SCIENCE AND PHYSICS –Eposters

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Winner

  • Jennefer Maldonado, Mikaela Merolesi, Gerard BonielloComparative Analysis of Cryptographic System Strength

MULTIDISCIPLINARY

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Winner

  • Kristina GoncalvesCatalyst to Change:  Why Faculty Members Transform Their Teaching from Traditional Lecture to Active Learning

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Luke ColleThe Negative Income Tax as the Optimal Solution to Poverty and Inequality

Undergraduate Oral Division – Honorable Mention

  • Alessia MerrittsFamilicidal Men:  What Drives Men to Murder Their Families?

MUSIC AND MUSIC EDUCATION

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Samantha McEvoyThe Kodaly Approach in American Music Education

NURSING AND PUBLIC HEALTH

Graduate Oral Division–Winner

  • Fatima Doumbia, Avion Henry –  Factors That Promote the Support for Female Genital Circumcision in Cote D’Ivoire:  Identifying High-Risk Women Subgroups

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Pamela Carstens, Edwin Alburquerque, Ayisha Allen, Thomas Maurice, Sarah Schmitt, Farah SookdeoIntimate Partner Violence:  To Ask, or Not to Ask

Undergraduate Oral Division – Honorable Mention

  • Okwuchi Ukegbu, Casey Olsen, Nataly Castill, Carmen Matthews, Sangeeta John, Suresh SugarInjection Rejection:  The Nurses’ Role in Easing Pain Associated with Immunizations

NURSING AND PUBLIC HEALTH – Eposters

Graduate ePoster Division – Winner

  • Karen Catalano, Michele Conrad, Jeon NobleEnhanced Recovery after Surgery (ERAS)

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Winner

  • Ashley DanseglioImplementation of Suicide Risk Screening in Pediatric Emergency Rooms

PSYCHOLOGY

Undergraduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Brianna CampbellThe Parallels between Political Dissimilarity and Friendship Violation

Graduate Oral Division – Winner

  • Michael CarreraThe Mind-Muscle Connection:  The Role of Attention in Weight Training

Graduate ePoster Division – Winners

  • Esther Libby FranklNeural Correlates of Social Reward Processing During Adolescence:  An Activation-Likelihood Meta-Analysis
  • Nicholette Lewis, Joanna G. Hurley, Kathryn M. GrahamMaternal Emotional Role-Confusion, Depressive Symptoms and Emotion Socialization Strategies:  Links with Preadolescent Empathy

Graduate ePoster Divison – Honorable Mentions

  • Gabriella ThomaidisThe Impact of Homelessness on Adolescent Psychosocial Development:  A Qualitative Study
  • Shoronda MatthewsWhat’s a Book?  Parents’ Views on Traditional Books vs. Books with Electronic Elements
  • Benjamin WarachA Structural Equation Modeling Analysis of Infidelity Predictors

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Winners

  • Joanne StasiakDissociating the Value of Social and Nonsocial Experiences
  • Sheila O’SullivanThe Role of Implicit Race Attitudes in Competency Estimations

Undergraduate ePoster Division – Honorable Mentions

  • Joanna Troyanos, Joanna HurleyMarital Conflict and Maternal Depressive Symptoms:  Links to Mother-Child Attachment Security in Middle Childhood
  • Christina SchiavoneAttitudes Toward Mental Illness
  • Laura Jacobsen, Christine DeBlasio, Lynne Hundhammer, Panayotis AgelarakisPreliminary Analyses of the Population of the Krousnos Tholos Tomb:  Reflections on the Human Condition in Late Bronze Age Crete

SOCIAL WORK

Graduate Oral Division – Winners

  • Natasha SainiGun Violence, Hegemonic Masculinity, and Policy Implications
  • Elizabeth Greaney, Timothy AllenResponses to the Influx of Unaccompanied Minors in the Hudson Valley

Graduate ePoster Division – Winner

  • Samantha SteinThe Emotional Implications of Pregnancy Discrimination

INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AWARD FOR GRADUATE ORAL PRESENTATION

Elizabeth GreaneyResponses to the Influx of Unaccompanied Minors in the Hudson Valley

INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AWARD FOR UNDERGRADUATE ORAL PRESENTATION

Amanda OpromollaAmerican Consumption of French Wines 1965-2015

INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AWARD FOR GRADUATE POSTER PRESENTATION

Iman SalamDiglossic Code-Switching in Children with ASD: A Case Study

INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH AWARD FOR UNDERGRADUATE POSTER PRESENTATION

Elizabeth Buccheri, Stefani Ritter, Esther Wolf, Paul LangisVariation in Righting Times of Holothuria Atra, Stichopus Chloronotus and Holothuria Edulis in Response to Ocean Warming on Heron reef in the Southern Great Barrier Reef

 

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