Stonehill Faculty Focus 2008
Stonehill Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Summer 2008 awards
Lindsay Henry '09, Jessica Roberge '09, Laura Schulz '09 and Courtney Sullivan '09, with Professor George Branigan: The Providence Reform School Project.
Sarah Keeling '09 with Professor Maria Curtin: Investigation of Chlorine Dioxide Production During the Oxidation of Ascorbate by Chlorite.
Amber Riendeau '09 with Professor Maria Curtin: Temperature Dependence of Al-27 NMR Spectra of Aqueous Aluminum Solutions.
Angela Farinella '10 with Professor Roger M. Denome: Analysis of Genetic Differentiation in Local Redback Salamander Populations.
Sara Vicenzi '10 with Professor Richard B. Finnegan: The Evolution of Ireland's Membership in the European Union.
Chris Tirrell '09 with Professor Susan Guarino-Ghezzi: Staff-Parenting Styles in Juvenile Corrections.
Gina Ciovacco '09 and Evan Tallmadge '10 with Professor Marilena Hall: Characterization of the Zinc Binding of Phage-displayed Peptides and the Investigation of the Effect of Gene II Shine-Dalgarno Mutations.
Priscilla Tanger '10 with Professor Magdalena James-Pederson: Molecular cloning and sequencing of enzyme genes from Armillaria involved in wood degradation.
Ashley Garland '09 and Meaghan Stiman '10 with Professor Patricia Leavy: A Qualitative Study of Bodies.
Laura Chechette '09 with Professor Ronald Leone: Violent Ratings Creep in PG-13 Films.
Ashley Lajoie '09, Natalie Dogal '10, Nicolas Pace '10 and Sara Roderiques '10, with Professor Louis Liotta: The Synthesis of Polyhydroxylated Pyrrolidines and Pyrrolizidines from Commercially Available Sugars.
Anna Kern '10 with Professor Gregory Maniero: Influence of Temperature, Salinity, and Desiccation on Heat Shock Protein Expression in Bivalves and Gastropods from a Tidal New England River.
Shannon Deirdre Rice '09 with Professor Monique Myers: China's One Child Policy.
Tom Henron '09, Lindsay Prescott '09, Katy Fallavollita '10 and Sarah Wilson '10 with Professor Robert Peabody, Professor Diane Peabody, Professor Maura Tyrrell and Instructor Jane DeLuca: Markers to be Used in Analyzing the Honey-mushroom Life Cycle.
Katelyn Kurkul '09 and Nicole Landry '09 with Professor Christopher Poirier: Reducing the Own-age Bias in Face Recognition.
Eric Dombrowski '09 and Kristin Jackson '10 with Professor Cheryl Schnitzer: Producing Biodiesel from Waste Vegetable Oil Using a Bubble Column.
Devon Heath '10, Christopher Kelly '10, Stephen Murphy '10 and Michael Mercadante '10, with Professor Leon Tilley and Professor Marie Turner: Synthesis of Trifluoromethyl Ketones.
Molly Gallaher '09 and Michael Raposa '11 with Professor James E. Wadsworth: A Circle of Hands: Cross-Cultural Trade in America before the European Invasion.