Spring 2010 Grant Recipients - (M-S)
 

Student Name

 

Major(s)

Faculty Mentor(s)

Project Title

Hui-Ling S. Malone

International Studies

Professor Stanley Bailey

Race and Policing in Brazil

Jacklyn M. Mancilla

Social Ecology

Professor Susan B. Coutin

Immigration and the Media: A Cross-Cultural Analysis of Arizona's State Senate Bill 1070

Maritza L. Mantilla

Political Science/ International Studies

Professor Caesar Sereseres

Nicaragua's 2006 Presidential Election

Martin J. Mao

Computer Science & Engineering

Professor David Reinkensmeyer

Studying Brain Mechanisms of Motor Learning Using Golf Putting

Samantha T. Matsumoto

Dance

Professor Lisa M. Naugle

Dance: Improvisation for Performance Intensive

Jeremy Mau

Business Economics/ Minor in Management

Professor Gary Richardson

Differences between Capitalist and Communist Government on Bank Failures

Monica E. McCallum

Chemistry

Professor Kenneth J. Shea

Approach to the Total Synthesis of (–)-Stenine

Olivia R. Medina

History/ Anthropology

Professor Laura Mitchell

Worldstock.com's Neo-Colonialism in Ghana: Misrepresentations of the Ashanti

Katherine Montoya

Dance/ Drama

Professor Jennifer J. Fisher
Professor Sheron C. Wray

Collaborative Conversations on the Continent

Katrina J. Muffley

Dance

Professor Lisa M. Naugle

Movement, Research and Performance Through Improvisation in Andalusia, Spain

Emily Myers

Biological Sciences

Professor Jeff Chan

Novel Targets of Transcription Factor Nrf1 and the Cell Cycle

Tuan Ngo

Biological Sciences

Professor Paul D. Gershon

Vaccinia Virus Protein Quantification and Abundance Quantitation by Proteomic Analysis Using Mass Spectrometry

Kevin L. Nguyen

Biological Sciences

Professor Edwin S. Monuki

The Role of BMP Signaling in Mouse Hippocampus Development

Michelle N. Nguyen

Biological Sciences

Professor Anshu Agrawal

Regulation of Epithelial Cells function by Dendritic Cells

Hoa Nha T. Nguyen

Psychology/ Sociology

Professor Angela F. Lukowski

Understanding the Relation between Linguistic Support and Memory in Infants

Tony D. Nguyen

Biomedical Engineering

Professor Brian JF. Wong

Effects of Electromechanical Reshaping on Stiffness Behavior of Bovine Tendon

Linda L. Nguyen

Biological Sciences/ Chemistry

Professor Xiaolin Zi

The Anti-Proliferative Effects of Analogues of Vioxx, a Novel Cyclooxygenase-2 (COX-2) Inhibitor, on Prostate Cancer Cells

Jamie Noh

Comparative Literature

Professor Alexander Gelley
Professor Adriana Johnson

Self-Interest vs. Communality

Danielle E. Ordunio-Palomares

Music-Performance

Professor Darryl Taylor

Attending and Performing in the Amalfi Coast Music Festival & Institute in Amalfi, Italy

Emi Oshima

Dance/ Public Health Science

Professor Lisa M. Naugle

Somatic Dance Movement Research and Performance Improvisation Research in Frigiliana, Spain

Breanna N. Padilla

Biomedical Engineering

Professor Elliot L. Botvinick

Determining the Force Gradient of the Twistometer 9000 and its Influence on Capillary Formation

Boyang Pan

Earth & Environmental Science

Professor Diane Pataki

The Iinfluence of N Source and Fertilizer Application on Growth of a Tropical Pitcher Plant, Nepenthes ventricosa

Fenil Patel

Biological Sciences

Professor Edwin S. Monuki

Role of Lhx2 in Corpus Callosum Development

Rohan V. Patel

Biological Sciences

Professor Marcelo A. Wood

Analysis of CBP Regulation in CA3 Dependent Memory

Davita H. Paul

Dance

Professor Sheron C. Wray

Cross-Cultural, Cross-Disciplinary: An Investigation into the Growth of Dance

Davita H. Paul

Dance

Professor John L. Crawford
Professor Lisa M. Naugle

Integrating Video Technology and Dance in Andalucia Spain

Krystal A. Pires-Patch

Dance/ pending addition of drama major

Professor Jennifer J. Fisher
Professor Sheron C. Wray

Collaborative Conversations on the Continent

Lissett O. Pisfil

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Wendy A. Goldberg

Fathers’ Personality and Their Parenting of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders

Adam J. Poe

Biochemistry & Molecular Biology

Professor Manuela Raffatellu

Importance of Zinc Transport Systems in Salmonella Pathogenesis

Natalie Popenko

Biological Sciences

Professor Brian JF. Wong

Validating the Results of Over-the-Counter Lip Enhancement Products

Amy E. Quanbeck

Dance

Professor Jeffrey A. Russell

Kinematic and Gait Assessment of Lower Extremity Rotation in Dancers and Non-Dancer Age-Matched Controls

Amy E. Quanbeck

Dance

Professor John L. Crawford
Professor Lisa M. Naugle

Improvising My Way through Spain: Creating Dance and Video for Performance

Monica D. Ramstetter

Mathematics/ Economics

Professor Adriana D. Briscoe

Evolution of Heliconius Wing Color in a Tetrahedral Color Space and the Use of a Second UV Rhodopsin in Heliconius Eyes

Bryon Riggs

English

Professor Richard Godden

Assessing Shifts: A Look at the Evolution of Capitalism from Modernity to Late Capitalism through Literature

Angel Ruacho

Earth & Environmental Science

Professor Francois Primeau

How Deep does the Flux of Particulate Organic Carbon Penetrate in the Ocean?

Rachel H. Rude-DeAngelo

Film & Media Studies

Professor Fatimah T. Rony

Gender: Under Construction

Jiraporn Rungvivatjarus

Business Economics

Professor Amihai Glazer

What Determines Pharmaceutical Expenditures

Bojana Sandic

Literary Journalism/ Psychology and Social Behavior

Professor Amy Wilentz

80’s Yugoslavian Rock Music as a Socio-Cultural Movement that Defined and Defended Yugoslavianism

Daniel R. Sandoval

Biological Sciences

Professor Christopher Hughes

Regulation of Wnt 5a Expression in Human Umbilical Vein Endothelial Cells During in vitro Agiogenesis

Shane E. Scopatz

Dance

Professor Loretta Livingston

A Hop, Skip, and a (insert movement here)

John Shek W. Shek

Mechanical Engineering/ Material Science Engineering

Professor Farghalli A. Mohamed

Corrosion Properties of Nanostructured and Commercial Copper

Alysha R. Shroff

Dance/ Psychology and Social Behavior

Professor John L. Crawford
Professor Lisa M. Naugle

Exploring Choreographic Creation through Improvisatory Dance and Video/Media Technology

Eric K. Shum

Mechanical Engineering/ Materials Science Engineering

Professor Farghalli A. Mohamed

The Effect of Different Surface Treatments on the Corrosion Properties of Commercially Pure Titanium

Kevin Slagle

Physics/ Math

Professor Anyes Taffard

Heavy Majorana Neutrino Search and ATLAS Data Quality Monitoring Display

Sylvia L. Smith

African-American Studies

Professor Jennifer J. Fisher
Professor Sheron C. Wray

Collaborative Conversations on the Continent: Exploring the African Diasporic Cultural Continuities and Discontinuities in Present Day Ghana

Aishwarya Sridharan

Biological Sciences

Professor Anshu Agrawal

Impact of Age-Associated Decline in Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cell Function on Anti-viral Immune Responses

Lauren M. Stockly

Psychology & Social Behavior

Professor Angela F. Lukowski

Understanding the Effects of Sleep on Declarative Memory in Adults

Erica Su

Biomedical Engineering: Premedicine

Professor Brian JF. Wong

Evaluation of Laser Ablation of Articular Cartilage as an Alternative to Microfracture Surgery

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