Schedule
2018
Thursday, May 3rd
2:00 PM

A Multiscale Analysis of an Ice Jam Flood on the Pemigewasset River in Central New Hampshire on 26 February 2017

Matthew Sanders, M.S. Applied Meteorology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

A Twelve-Year Cold-Air Damming Climatology of Northern New England

Julie Cunningham, Meteorology
Briana Stewart, Meteorology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Cataloguing and Data Collection for Plymouth State University Herbarium (PSH)

Matthew Treanor, Business Administration

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Comic Art and Narrative

Peter Ntourntourekas, English
Andria Moglia, Environmental Science & Policy
Bradley Rucker, English

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Comparison of Fatal Tornado Events in Two Different NWS Forecast Office Regions

Meghan Wells, Meteorology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Condensation Snow Melt

Rachel Allen, Environmental Science & Policy

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Daf-2 Gene Silencing and the Response of C. elegans to Oxidative Stress

Christopher Cox, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Detecting Variants in the Promoter Region of the Connective Tissue Growth Factor Gene

Lorna Smith, Biology
Fiona McEnany, Biology, Political Science

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Effect of SKN-1 on Stress Responses on Caenorhabditis elegans

Alexis Rodriguez, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Effect of Variants on Connective Tissue Growth Factor Expression in a Cell Culture Model

Fiona McEnany, Biology, Political Science
Leo Shattuck, Cell and Molecular Biology
Brandon McGirl, Accounting
Lorna Smith, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Gonad Dysgenesis Linked to the ODG1 Gene in C. elegans

Erika Marchione, Biology
McKalie Pouliot, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

How Weather Conditions Change with Vertical Changes in Air Masses on Mount Washington

CareyAnne Howlett, Meteorology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Large-scale Regime Transitions and Atmospheric River Landfalls across Western North America

Sam Webber, M.S. Applied Meteorology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Lineage Diversification of Cypripedium acaule (Orchidaceae) Across New England

Kayla Walazek, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Manipulating the Caenorhabditis elegans Gene daf-16 to Understand Longevity

Kyle Manning, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Silencing ALDH1B1 Gene in Caenorhabditis elegans in Order to Understand Alcohol Detoxification

Daniel Shaw, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Synthesis and Characterization of 1-(4-(1-Iminoethyl)Phenyl) Ethanone

Jeremy Robbins, Chemistry

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Effect of Heat Shock Factor 1 in C. Elegans

Nico Botelho, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

The Effect of the Age-1 Gene on Lifespan in Caenorhabditis elegans

Zachary Edwards, Biotechnology, Chemistry

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Vernal Pool Project: Local Action to Preserve Biodiversity

Kyle Bosworth, Environmental Science & Policy
Dylan McManus, Environmental Science & Policy
Jacob Cooke, Environmental Science & Policy
Samantha Casey, Environmental Science & Policy

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

What Influences New Hampshire's Master Plans?

Jason Spencer, M.S. Environmental Science & Policy

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

3:00 PM

An Analysis of Marvel Studio's Social Media Presence

Nicholas Pulliam, Media Studies

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Career Readiness in the Health and Human Services: Competency Development Through Internships

Lauren Haley, Ed.D. Higher Education

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Compassion Fatigue Among First Responders

Julia Mazza, Criminal Justice, Sociology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Effects of Internal and External Cueing on Muscle Activation and Force Production

Joseph Gilchrest, Exercise & Sport Physiology
Garrett Champagne, Exercise & Sport Physiology
Lucas McCue, Exercise & Sport Physiology
Corrina Chasse, Exercise & Sport Physiology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Gender Pairs' Effect on Friendliness

Taylor Hurteau, Psychology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Hemispheric Effects on Emotional Perception with the Thatcher Illusion

Megan Milligan, Psychology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

High Times: Social Media Audience Engagement Analysis

Kara Pedro, Communication & Media Studies

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Is the Measurement of Affectionate Love Affected by Videos?

Rodmy Rodulfo, Psychology
Julia Ribiero, Psychology
Sumitra Dangal, Psychology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Medical Professional Training and Knowlege Proposal

Samantha Fino, Sociology
Victoria Piacentini, Sociology, Criminal Justice
Nick Burns, Sociology, Criminal Justice
Jamie Sherburne, Environmental Science & Policy

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Parental Involvement and the Enhancement in Students’ Academic Performances

Samantha Carberry, M.Ed. Literacy & the Teaching of Writing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Privacy vs. National Security

Rebecca White
Sarah Rebane, Biology
James Somers, Marketing
Joshua Attarian, Computer Science

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Quantifying Carries When Adding Zeckendorf Representations of Natural Numbers

Dean Dustin, Mathematics

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Sexual Assault on College Campuses

James Cain, Strategic Marketing
Nicholas Kulig, Criminal Justice
Barbara O’Brien, Social Work
Robert Porter, Exercise & Sport Physiology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Social Dimension of Tick-borne Diseases: Grafton County Residents

Nicholas Griffin, Criminal Justice, Sociology
Drew Lederer, Criminal Justice, Sociology
Sophie Brisere, Environmental Planning

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Special Needs Students Integration

Abdullah Alotaibi, M.Ed. Special Education

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Taking Action Against Climate Change

John Kiley, Adventure Education
Dimmone Marshall, Exercise & Sport Physiology
Paulo Johansson, Business Administration
Kelsey Dustin, Social Work

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Textual Analysis of Black Mirror

Kaila Gutierrez, Communication & Media Studies
William Secunde, Communication & Media Studies

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Blue Zones, Secrets of Living Longer, Better

Kasey Harisiades, Exercise & Sport Physiology
Thomas Jachemczyk, Criminal Justice
Kate Martin, Exercise & Sport Physiology
Emily Scaife, Exercise & Sport Physiology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Effect of Facial Familiarity on Change Detection Ability in a 'Flicker Task'

Michael Cataluna, Psycology
Brooke Robinson, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Effect of Noise Distractions on Creativity

Jeramiah Linscott, Psychology, Mathematics
Alyssa Lenning, Psychology
Karissa Bony, Psychology
Brittany Gagne, Psychology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Effect of Number of Opposers on Argumentativeness

Tayla Jacques, Psychology
Marilly Cervantes, Psychology
Christopher Turgeon, Psychology
Gabrielle Gagne, Psychology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Effectiveness of Blio App in the Special Education Program in Relation to Cognitive Impairment and Treatment on the Senses of Children with Phonological Dyslexia in The Fifth Grade

Khalaf Alshammari, M.Ed. Special Education

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The effects of reminders on procrastination

Colin Amoth, Psychology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

The Effects of Sambucus nigra Extract on Paralysis Rate of Caenorhabditis elegans

Vahid Kheirollah, Biology
Nico Botelho, Biology
Kyle Manning, Biology

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

US Foreign Policy Iraq: How the Greed of a Few Outweighed the Future of Many

Justin Montgomery, Political Science

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

4:00 PM

A Social Media Analysis of the Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

Nora Butler, Graphic Design

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Antisepsis for Intravascular Device Insertion and Care: Chlorhexidine Versus Povidone-iodine

Ethan Neily, Nursing
Samuel Hopkins, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Burnout Prevalence in Intensive Care Unit Nurses

Rachel Powers, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Can People Ignore False Feedback When Making Relative Judgments?

Alexandra Lugar, Psychology, Law

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Choreographic Process and Performance

Kendra Fox, Early Childhood Studies, Dance
Elizabeth Morrissette, Graphic Design, Dance
Erica Morrissette, Graphic Design
Molly Stone, Theater Dance Performance and Production

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Delayed Umbilical Cord Clamping Relating to Anemia in the Preterm Neonate

Sarah Michel, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Effects of a Mindfulness Group for Foster Care Youth

Bonnie Krasuski, Social Work
Gina Wheeler, Social Work
Brooke Sweet, Social Work

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

How Depression Effects Compliance With Cardiac Rehabilitation Following Cardiac Surgery

Rachel DiRaimo, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

How Music Therapy is Used to Reduce Agitation in Dementia Patients

Kylan Martinelli, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

International Orientation Success Through the Lens of Student Leadership

Janet Currier, Interdisciplinary Studies
Madailein McLaughlin, Public Administration

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

L'Amateur Mensuel: Designing a Video Game Magazine in French

Shannon Meeks, Graphic Design, French

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Oral Health and Hygiene in Long-term Care Facilities

Katie Watson, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Picture Books as an Introduction to Museum Collections

Trystan Stoffel, M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Prevalence of Eating Disorders in Military Personnel

Meghan Livingston, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Reducing Surgical Site Infections: A Comparison of Surgical Skin Preparations

Hannah Sherring, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Reducing Total Joint Replacement Surgical Site Infections: A Comparison of Two Dressings

Taylor Bridges, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Resuscitation and Recovery: Induced Therapeutic Hypothermia to Offset Brain Damage in Sudden Cardiac Arrest Patients

Gabrielle Marchant, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Sleep Deprivation in Hospitalized Patients

Rachel Bateman, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Effect of Preoperative Education on Postoperative Pain

Shauna Farrell, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Effects of Parental Education on Decision Making Regarding Neonate Male Circumcision

Erika Sutherland, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Importance of Improving Discharge Teaching to Reduce Readmission Rates in Heart Failure Patients

Brooke Kirby, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

The Use of Hydrocolloid Dressings to Promote Pressure Ulcer Healing

Rachel Bakas, Nursing
Jessica Walsh, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Treatment of Dementia Related Behavioral Issues

Jenna Lightfoot, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Treatment of Newborn Narcotic Withdrawal

Hannah Durgin, Nursing

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Using LiDAR to Identify Historical Features in the White Mountain National Forest

Hannah Kingston, Environmental Science & Policy

Hartman Union Building Courtroom

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM