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2018
Thursday, April 5th
12:00 AM

Full Program 2018

Kent State University

12:00 AM

1:00 PM

A Biogeographic Analysis of Macaca mulatta and Macaca fascicularis Using Y-Chromosomal and Mitochondrial DNA Markers

Taylor E. Feldt, Kent State University

1:00 PM

A Clinical Speech-Language Pathologist’s Knowledge of Alzheimer’s Based on Education and Experience

Veronica K. Musser, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

A Fair Proposal: Integrating Robotics With Theatre

Sophia Phillips

1:00 PM

A Little Less Conversation: Using Non-Declarative Learning Techniques to Help Working Memory Deficient Students Learn Important Math Skills

Michael Lasher, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Christopher Was Dr., Kent State University - Kent Campus
Erin Graham, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

A True Self-Supportive Structure

Connor Kaldor

1:00 PM

Adaptive Aesthetics

Tracy Vollbrecht

1:00 PM

American Identity: Culture, Fashion and Sustainability

Kelsey Merritt

1:00 PM

An allelopathic compound is a driving factor in the encroachment of eastern red cedar

Brandon Davis, Kent State University

1:00 PM

An Analysis of the Current United States’ Federal Regulations on Maternity / Parental Leave Benefit Policies

Ethan James Lohr, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Dayanara Bree Moore, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Antoni Gaudi: Historical Perspective in Germany and North America

Audra Rexrode

1:00 PM

Associations Between Surgical Expectations and the Internalizing Scales of the MMPI-2-RF

Sarah T. Kline, Kent State University
Katy W. Martin-Fernandez M.A., Kent State University
Yossef S. Ben-Porath Ph.D., Kent State University
Andrew R. Block Ph.D.

1:00 PM

Astrocyte Segmentation Classification: ImageJ Plugin

David Carlyn
Lana Frankle, Kent State University
Akhil Kumar Goud Koothal, Kent State University
Cheng Chang Lu, Kent State University
Robert Clements, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Bio-inspired Resilient Structural Design

Blessing Oyedele, Kent State University
Marzuka Ayeshey, Kent State University

1:00 PM

BIS/BAS as a predictor of alcohol use in first year college students

Benjamin J. Mitchell

1:00 PM

Black Women's Lives - Mental Health

Karina Branch

1:00 PM

Central melanocortin receptor-induced skeletal muscle thermogenesis: Effect of inhibition of beta-adrenergic receptors

Sarah A. Mull, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Child and Youth Care Certification Portfolio Analysis

Imani Reynolds

1:00 PM

Child Resilience in Response to Sibling Bereavement

Kashmin Dalal, Kent State University
Bradley Davis, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Chronic Stress Induced Changes of GRK-2 in the PFC and BNST

Maryanna Hauck, Kent State University
Adam Kulp, Kent State University
John Johnson, Kent State University
Cassidy Ridley, Kent State University
James Krzoska, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Color Blindness: A Creative Exploration Designing for Sight Challenged Individuals

Kendall de Perrier-Lewis, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Kimberly Morelli, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Martin Kim, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Composition of medicinal plant families in differing light environments in secondary growth tropical forests of Costa Rica

Katherine Bouscher

1:00 PM

Consumer perception of Cotton Sustainability in the Fashion Industry

Kaitlin Schott
Payton Quinn Novitski, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Consumer Preferences in the Fashion Industry: Inter-Fiber Competition

Raquel Wingard
Utsavi Iyer, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Costa Rican Moth (Lepidoptera) Wing Coloration Diversity at Ultraviolet and Incandescent Lights

Claire Thiele

1:00 PM

Cotton in the Activewear Market

Marissa Pacheco
Halle Detweiler

1:00 PM

Cue Presentation Affects Gaze Patterns and Learning in Perceptual Categorization

Sean Seina Sabihi, Kent State University
Erin Graham, Kent State University
Christopher Was, Ph.D., Kent State University

1:00 PM

Defining Sexual Consent: Identifying Non-consent

Alyssa Pallo, Kent State University
RaeAnn Anderson, Kent State University
Joel Hughes, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Developing a protocol for extracting mineral-associated organic matter in soils developed from coal mine waste

Mallory Klein, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Elizabeth Herndon, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Digital Fabrication of a Coral Ring Series

Ashley Smith

1:00 PM

Discovery of Novel Antibiotic Compounds from Natural Ecological Interactions of Marine Bacteria

Katherine M. Greskovich

1:00 PM

Diversity in intensity of root fungal symbioses across species in the genus Lobelia

Jessie Nowjack
Christopher B. Blackwood, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Andrea Case, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

East Meets West Hosts Suan Sunandha Rajabhat University at Kent State University.

Megan Finch
SadieAnn Strouse
Nicole Crowl
Sydney Banks
Taylor Parker
McKenzie Eckley

1:00 PM

Effects Chronic Stress has on Corticosterone Levels and Contextual Fear Memory

Matthew Russ
Adam Kulp, Kent State University
John Johnson, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Effects of Exercise in Different Environmental Conditions on Leukocyte Counts and Subsets

Tricia L. Hart
Elliot Arroyo
Brittany N. Followay
Jeremiah A. Vaughan
Ellen L. Glickman
Adam R. Jajtner

1:00 PM

Effects of Salinity on Species Viability in Tropical Intertidal Zones

Alicia Krynock

1:00 PM

Enablers and Barriers to Girls' Secondary Education in sub-Saharan Africa

Candice Harris

1:00 PM

Essential Oils Isolated from Ferula iliensis Modulate Transient Receptor Potential Ion Channels

Erik Hopkins, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Monica Ghosh, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Derek Damron, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Experiences in Student Publications

Elizabeth Marshall

1:00 PM

Exploring the Benefits of Palliative Care on Young Adults

Jenna Bloom

1:00 PM

Fashion Case Study Trend Niche

Alexandra E. Reich, Kent State University
Ashley Wilson, Kent State University
Haley Haddix, Kent State University
Jessica Bock, Kent State University
Maddy Perella, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Fashion’s Impact on Women’s Existence: Northern Renaissance and Modern

Amelia Johnson

1:00 PM

Finals Friend

Kylie Fletcher
Brooke Golden
Rachel Kaveney
Nick Kollar
Jessica Manley
Greyson Peets
Cameron Spangler
Alexander Woods

1:00 PM

Flash Fitness

Olivia Arnold
Tyler Ely
Raleigh Flanagan
Madelyn Gumber
Paul Jatsyshyn
Anne Miller
Mikayla Treitmaier
Mark Vennetti
Naomi Wang

1:00 PM

Flash of Color

Alyssa Bodnar
Abby Hickey
Alexander Johnson
Bishal Pokhrel
Bryce Schlenker
Kelly Fenwick
Kaitlyn Jones
Lydia Lisowsky
Sadie Schlegel
Sebastian Leis
Tyler Cole

1:00 PM

Gender Inequality in America: Is it Here to Stay?

Sabrina Scott

1:00 PM

Growing in-vitro meat: Assessment of myogenesis of pork and poultry muscle cell lines

Artem Yesinovskiy

1:00 PM

Hippocampal Volume and Microglia Densities are Altered After Long-term (24 months) Ovariectomy in a Nonhuman Primate Model of Menopause

Amir Mafi, Biological Sciences
Elena Blaginykh, College of Public Health
Allison Bessken, Biological Sciences
Erik Hopkins, Biological Sciences
Gregory Howe, Biological Sciences
Pooyan Mirjalili, Biological Sciences
Sohi Mistry, Biological Sciences
Gregory P. Tinkler, Biological Sciences

1:00 PM

Human Down syndrome fibroblasts exhibit changes in cell motility due to increased adhesion

Paige Cassidy, Kent State University
Shelby Kelemen, Kent State University
Sami Bailey, Kent State University
Taylor Bumbledare, Kent State University
Leah Kershner, Kent State University
Kristy Welshhans, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Individual Differences in Using Context to Resolve Phonological Ambiguity

Marie Childers
Ashley Abraham, Kent State University
Jocelyn Folk, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Investigating Electrospun Fibers Containing Dyes

Mason Lorch
Junren Wang, Liquid Crystal Institute
John L. West, Liquid Crystal Institute

1:00 PM

Investigating the Influence of Teacher’s Motivation Types and Resource Utilization in Physical Education on Elementary Students’ Leisure-Time Physical Activity: A Multilevel Analysis

Junghyae Lee, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Investigation of biofilm interference in macrophage-mediated immune defense against Staphylococcus aureus

Tara Rogers

1:00 PM

Is Content Everything?

Abigail Tarrier

1:00 PM

Kent Retail White Space Opportunity: House of Anjali Apparel and Fitness

Zaria Ware
Arieona Branch, Kent State University
Ashley Thompson, Kent State University
Aiyana Ronny, Kent State University
Rebecca Brown, Kent State University
TaMyah Petty, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Legalism and Women: Rethinking Women’s Roles Within the Church

Helen Rose Hines, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Localization of the G-Protein Coupled Estrogen Receptor 1 in the Developing Zebra Finch Syrinx

Natalie Selavka
Sean Veney, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Metal Content of Kent State Stormwaters

Noel Miavez, Kent State University
David Costello PhD, Kent State University
Lauren Kinsman-Costello PhD, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Methods to Enhance Contrast in MRI Scans Using Nanoparticles

Riely Tomor

1:00 PM

Minimizing Plastic Bag Usage at Kent State

Reilly Baughman
Alex Bogoniewski
Maddie Camp
Antonio Cheatom
Clare Dubecky
Hannah Hill
Solbin Lim
Sara Miller
Hailey Swain
Noor Tamim
Christopher Vadala

1:00 PM

Modern-Day Hermits: The Significant Impacts of Hikikomori and Other Social Groups in Japanese Society

Brian Kopycinski

1:00 PM

Natural High-Tech: Engineering Cotton

Brenna M. Cape, Kent State University
Erin E. Wheatley, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Nurse Staffing Legislation

Thomas J. Watral, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Optimization of Solar Panels through Form Finding

Sebastian Ragno

1:00 PM

Phase Separation in Necrotic Cells

Nathan J. Mudrak, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Priyanka S. Rana, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Leah Kershner, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Michael A. Model, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Qualitative Analysis of College Men's Perceptions of Sex

Ashley Martella

1:00 PM

Queer and Black: How Black LGBT Students Navigate Life

Megan Betts

1:00 PM

Reducing Food and Housing Insecurity at Kent State

Fiona Allan
Dana'Sha White
Darlene Chapman
Kristin Hilles
Stephanie Schulda

1:00 PM

Role of Hemoglobin in the Nucleus of Neurons

Joe Hines

1:00 PM

Saving the World Through Sewing

Niara Johnson

1:00 PM

Seasonal Trends in Road Salt Runoff in Semi-Urban Constructed Wetlands

Riley Weatherholt

1:00 PM

Service Learning at Cleveland Clinic

Julie Novario

1:00 PM

Service Learning at Women's Center

Emily Eichhorn

1:00 PM

Student Run Pop-Up Shops Build A Unified Community While Providing Retail Experience and Promotion of Student Creativity

Seneca Powers
Adam Chamberlain
Annemarie Guta
Cassidy Ridley
Emily Cammack
Jane Rader
Joshua Hoffman
Katie Sheldon
Kiwi Pittman
Madison Knodell
Rick Mansfield
Victoria Clark

1:00 PM

Students' Perceptions of Crime

Meghan Haney

1:00 PM

Stylish Safety Worldwide

Kara Gottesman
Sabrinna M. Islam ms., Kent State University
Chuanlin Lin, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Surface Analysis of Venus's Atmosphere and Geophysical Events (SAVAGE)

Andre Antoine

1:00 PM

Sustainability in Fashion Design

Danielle Bennett

1:00 PM

Sustainability in KSU Dorms

Lauren Beagle
Kara Heyne
Allison Hughes
Madeleine Johnson
Joe Kessler
Meredith Sciartelli
Diana Semilia
Luke Steinkamp
Sarah Wellert

1:00 PM

Sustainability in the Fashion Industry: Public Environmental Concerns and Consumer Perception of Organic Production in the Cotton Industry.

Kevin Williams
Liu Xiaocheng

1:00 PM

The Connection Between German Extenzminimum and Spanish Vivienda Minima

Chad Boston

1:00 PM

The Consumer Perspective on Consumption and Discarding Apparel

Alejandra Fishman, Kent State University
Tessah Scott, Kent State University

1:00 PM

The Cost of Modernity: Resisting the Logic of Human Disposability in the Victorian Radical Press

Alyssa Fernandez, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Nathaniel J. Seres, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Cameron Moore, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Blake Strozyk, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

The effects of blocking amylin receptors on oxidative stress and neuroinflammation in APP/PS1 mice.

Alice Shaker, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Sabina Bhatta, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Rachel Corrigan, Kent State University - Kent Campus
John Grizzanti, Kent State University - Kent Campus
Gemma Casadesus, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

The Filter

Julia DePalma

1:00 PM

The Pussy Hat: An intersection between needlework, feminism, and identity

Tyshaia Z. Earnest, Kent State University
Catherine Armoroso Leslie Ph.D., Kent State University

1:00 PM

Transformable Jacket to Tent

Cassandra Casas Rojas

1:00 PM

Turbofan Engine Performance Assessment under Imitated Failure and Non-Traditional Flight Conditions using Virtual Simulator

Robert Bissler
Ali Abdul-Aziz, Kent State University
David B. Stringer, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Understanding the risk factors of non-suicidal self-injury in adolescents and young adults

Hannah Monsman
Jara Chadwell, Kent State University
Kimberly Williams, Kent State University

1:00 PM

Using Funds of Knowledge to Prepare Haitian Students for a Progressive Future

Adam Salberg

1:00 PM

Using Mindfulness Meditation to Reduce Academic Anxiety in Struggling Readers

Jessica Kotik

1:00 PM

Veteran Transitions: From Soldier to Student

McKenzie Palmer

1:00 PM

VR: Up-cycling Fabric Scraps

Leticia Dimushi

1:00 PM

What can Chimpanzees tell us about the risk factors of Alzheimer’s Disease?

Demetra Rahmon
Mary Ann Raghanti, Kent State University - Kent Campus

1:00 PM

Zika Virus Pathogenesis Explained with Visual Aids.

Chanelle D. Waligura, Kent State University
Noel-Marie Plonski, Kent State University
Dr. Olena Piontkivska, Kent State University

1:00 PM