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Student Accomplishments

Student Accomplishments

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Awards

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Janay Knight Dr. Spoma Jovanovic Department of Communication Studies
Award
At the Carolinas Communication Association annual convention, the Mary E. Jarrard Award for undergraduates was presented to Janay Knight for her paper, "Generation Y and the Communication of Love Styles."
Read the full story on http://www.uncg.edu/cst/inc_unit/news/Cca2006.html.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Christian Sykes Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Award
Fall 2007

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Off-Campus Presentations

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Benjamin Anderson Charles Prysby Department of Political Science
Presentation
The rise and fall of competition in Southern Congressional elections, North Carolina Political Science Association, High Point, NC.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Melanie Andes Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Presentation
Andes , M., & Shattell, M. (February 21-23, 2008). How Patients and Nurses Experience the Acute Care Psychiatric Environment, Southern Nursing Research Society, Birmingham, AL. [Data-based presentation]

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Linda Batiz Ron Morrison Department of Nutrition
Presentation
Mechanisms linking the ubiquitin proteasome system to adipocycte gene expression, Experimental Biology, San Francisco, CA.

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Mentor
Department/School
Felicia Bowens   Dept. of Recreation, Tourism, and Hospitality Management
Presentation
Wunderlost or Wunderlost: barriers to leisure travel, North Carolina Recreation and Park Association, Atlantic Beach, NC.

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Mentor
Department/School
David Bryant E.D. Edwards Dept. of Broadcasting and Cinema
Presentation
film Sp 07 the film should be distributed.

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Mentor
Department/School
Pamela Dover Susan Calkins Department of Psychology
Presentation
Effortful control and behavioral problems as they predict academic achievement in childhood, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, Raleigh, NC.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Ashley Dunston Sharon Morrison Dept. of Public Health Education
Presentation
Manuscript submitted to The Health Educator.

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Mentor
Department/School
Elena Fernandez Art Murphy Department of Anthropology
Presentation
Post disaster mental health and the structure of personal networks, Society of Anthropological Sciences, Savannah, GA.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Robert Gove Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
A slice of Pi, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, Raleigh, NC. , November, 2006.
NCUR 2007, Dominican University of California, San Francisco, California.

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Mentor
Department/School
Kerri Goughnour Barbara Dyer Dept. of Consumer, Apparel, and Retail Studies
Presentation
Goughnour, K. and Dyer, B. Hedonic Shopping Experiences of the Older Consumer, ITAA, Washington, DC 2005.

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Mentor
Department/School
Paula Hach and Erin Slate Celia Hooper Dept. of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Presentation
Standarization of a motor speech profile in normal adults, 52nd annual convention of the North Carolina Speech, Hearing and Language Association, Durham, NC.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Jared Hill Mark Schultz Dept. of Public Health Education
Presentation
Hill, J., Mason, D., & Schulz, M. R., "Epidemiology of bicycle motor vehicle collisions in North Carolina," Society of Public Health, Boston, MA, April 2005.

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Mentor
Department/School
Kristen Hill Paul Davis Dept. of Exercise and Sport Science
Presentation
Presentation, S.D. Kirk, K.R. Hill, D.I. Melton, B.L. Swearingin, J.D. Wagganer, P.G. Davis. Self-reported and measured weight discrepancy in overweight/obese young women, FACSM.

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Mentor
Department/School
B Hovater Nadia Cech Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Presentation
Hovater, B., Smith, D., Spelman, K., Tutor, K, Raner, G., Wenner, C. and Cech, N. LC/ESI-MSn for the determination of bioactive liver metabolites of Echinacea purpurea. 231st American Chemical Society Meeting, March 2006, Atlanta, GA.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Amber King Paul Steimle Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Presentation
M. Russ, O. Ali, A. King, P. Steimle. (2005) Myosin Heavy Chain Kinase A from Dictyostelium Possesses a Novel Actin Binding Domain, 45th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Cell Biology, San Francisco, CA.

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Mentor
Department/School
Robin Knapp Stuart Marcovitch Department of Psychology
Presentation
Manuscript submitted to Developmental Science; presentation, Marcovitch, S., Boseovski, J. and Knapp, R. Redundancy leads to goal neglect on the DCCS, Cognitive Development Society, San Diego,CA.

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Mentor
Department/School
Joseph Krenicky Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
On the Volume-Surface Area Relationship, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, Raleigh, NC, November, 2006.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Joseph Krenicky Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
No Way Out: The Prisoner's Dilemma, An Introduction to Symmetric Normal Form Games, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, November, 2005.

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Mentor
Department/School
Dan MacMartin Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
Bacterial Wars! A Matlab Simulation, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, November, 2005.

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Mentor
Department/School
Kristina Martinez Michael McIntosh Department of Nutrition
Presentation
Peer reviewed manuscript; Chung, S., LaPoint, K., Martinez, K., Kennedy, A., Sandberg, M.B. and McIntosh, M.K. Preadipocytes mediate LPS-inducted inflamamtion and insulin resistance in primary cultures of newly differentiated human adipocyte.

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Mentor
Department/School
Benjamin Miller Jeffrey Soles Department of Classical Studies
Presentation
Manuscript submitted to Hesperia.

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Mentor
Department/School
Victoria Payne Matina Kalcounis-Rüeppell Department of Biology
Presentation
Payne, V., *Vindigni, M. and M.C. Kalcounis-Rüeppell. 2006, The effect of water quality on a nocturnal food web in the Cape Fear River Basin 103rd Annual North Carolina Academy of Science, Greensboro, NC.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Kathryn Sikes Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
The Art of Math, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, November, 2006
NCUR 2007, Dominican University of California, San Francisco, California.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Erin Slate and Paula Hach Celia Hooper Dept. of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Presentation
Standarization of a motor speech profile in normal adults, 52nd annual convention of the North Carolina Speech, Hearing and Language Association, Durham, NC.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Ashley Smallwood Eva Nwokah Dept. of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Presentation
Nwokah, E., Smallwood, A., King, J. and Arenas, K. 2006. Communicative Intervention with and without toys, North Carolina Speech Hearing Language Association, NC.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Sarah Smith Maura Heyn Department of Classical Studies
Presentation
Southern Section meetings, Classical Association of the Middle West and South, Fall 2006.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Brian Stadler Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
Evolutionary Dynamics on Graphs, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, November, 2005.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Brian Stadler Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
Evolutionary Dynamics on Small-World Networks, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, November, 2006.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Christian Sykes Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
Stealing's for the Birds: A model of kleptoparasitism, State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, November, 2005.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Christian Sykes Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Presentation
2005 Southeastern regional undergraduate mathematics conference.

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Mentor
Department/School
Angela Wohner George Michel Department of Psychology
Presentation
The Effect of Manual Experience on the Expression of Hand Use Preferences by Three-month-old Infants, Carolina's Psychology Conference, Raleigh, NC; NCPA Spring Institutes and Conference Poster Session, Charlotte, NC.

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Mentor
Department/School
Graeme Wright Mary Sandford Department of Anthropology
Presentation
Wright, G. and Sandford, M. Evaluating the value of high resolution digital photographs for assessing dental attrition rates in prehistoric human skeletal remains, National Conference of Undergraduate Research, Asheville, NC.

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Peer-Reviewed Manuscripts

Student
Mentor
Department/School
David W. Allgood Matina C. Kalcounis-Rueppell Department of Biology
Citation
Allgood, David W., Miller, Darren A., & Matina C. Kalcounis-Rueppell (2009). Influence of Intensive Pine Management on Dipteran Community Structure in Coastal North Carolina. Environment Entomological, 38(3): 657-666.

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Mentor
Department/School
Melanie Andes Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Citation
Andes, M., & Shattell, M. (2006). An Exploration of Space and Place in Acute Psychiatric Care. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 27, 699-707.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Melanie Andes Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Citation
Shattell, M., & Andes, M. (2008). Smoking Bans in Acute Care Psychiatric Settings: A Machiavellian Smoke Screen? Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 29 (2), 201-203.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Melanie Andes Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Citation
Shattell, M., Andes, M., & Thomas, S. (in press). How Patients and Nurses Experience the Acute Care Psychiatric Environment. Nursing Inquiry. [Data-based publication]

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Charles A. Barnes N.H.L. Chiu Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry
Citation
C.A. Barnes, N.H.L. Chiu, Int. J. Mass Spectrom. (2008), doi:10.1016/j.ijms.2008.10.006, Accurate characterization of carcinogenic DNA adducts using MALDI tandem time-of-flight mass spectrometry.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Robert Gove Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Gove R. (2007). A slice of Pi, Explorations. The Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities for the State of North Carolina.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Robert Gove Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Gove. R., & Rychtar, J. (2008). On the exponential function. International Journal of Mathematics Teaching and Learning.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Samuel Grundman Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Grundman, S., Koblizkova, L., & Rychtar J. (2008). A Hawk-Dove game in finite kleptoparasitic populations. Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics.

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Mentor
Department/School
Courtney Jenkins Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Citation
Shattell, M., Hamilton, D., Starr, S., Jenkins, C., & Hinderliter, N. (in press, April 2008). Mental health service needs of a Latino population: A community-based participatory research project. Issues in Mental Health Nursing, 29 (4).

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Joseph Krenicky Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Krenicky, J., & Rychtar, J. (2006). Note on Gabriel's horn. Furman Electronic Journal of Undergraduate Mathematics. Vol 11, pages 4-7.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Joseph Krenicky Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Krenicky, J. (2006). On Replicator Dynamics and Evolutionary Games, Explorations. The Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities for the State of North Carolina, 73-79.

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Mentor
Department/School
Matthew J. Lanctot Edward H. Hellen Department of Nutrition
Citation
Hellen, E., Lanctot, M., (2007). Nonlinear damping of the LC circuit using antiparallel diodes. American Association of Physics Teachers, 75 (4), 326-330.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Dan MacMartin Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
MacMartin, R.D., & Rychtar, J. (2007). On spatial Rock-Paper-Scissors game. Morehead Electronic Journal of Applicable Mathematics, 5.

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Mentor
Department/School
Kristina Martinez Michael McIntosh Department of Nutrition
Citation
Chung, S., LaPoint, K., Kennedy, A., Martinez, K., Boysen-Sandberg, M, & McIntosh, M. 2006. Preadipocytes mediated LPS-induced inflammation and insulin resistance in primary cultures of newly differentiated human adipocytes. Endocrinology.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
A.B. Moore and B. A. Clark Michael Kane Department of Psychology
Citation
Moore, A. B., Clark, B. A., & Kane, M. J. (in press). Who shalt not kill? Individual differences in working memory capacity, executive control, and moral judgment. Psychological Science.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Tracie Rowe Robin Bartlett School of Nursing
Citation
Shattell, M., Bartlett, R. , & Rowe, T. (2008). "I Have Always Felt Different:" The Experience of Childhood AD/HD. Journal of Pediatric Nursing, 23 (1), 49-57.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Katherine Smith Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Citation
Shattell, M. , Smith, K. , Eddins, E. , & McNeill, C. (2008). Dispelling Desperation in Pre-Licensure Nursing Education. Teaching and Learning in Nursing, 3(1), 41-44.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Natalie Stokes Mona Shattell School of Nursing
Citation
Shattell, M., Villalba, J., Stokes, N ., Hamilton, D., Foster, J., Petrini, H., Johnson, K., Hinderliter, N., Witherspoon, C., Hinshaw, R.K., & Faulkner, C. (in press). Depression in Latinas residing in emerging Latino immigrant communities in the United States. Hispanic Health Care International. [Data-based publication]

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Brian Stadler Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Rychtar J., & Stadler, B. (2008). Evolutionary Dynamics on Small-World Networks. International Journal of Mathematics Sciences 2 (1), 1-4.

Student
Mentor
Department/School
Christian Sykes Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Rivasplata,O., & Rychtar J., & Sykes, C. (2006). Evolutionary games in finite populations. Pro Mathematica 20, 147-164.

Students
Mentor
Department/School
Brian Stadler Jan Rychtar Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics
Citation
Broom, M., Rychtar J., & Sykes, C. (2008). The evolution of kleptoparasitism under adaptive dynamics without restrictions. Journal of Interdisciplinary Mathematics.

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Mentor
Department/School
Crystal Washington Mark Schultz Dept. of Public Health Education
Citation
Schulz, M. R., Dotson-Hargis, G., Smith, S., & Washington, C. (2006). "Who Uses and Does Not Use Greensboro Trails and What Activities Do They Prefer?" Preventive Medicine.

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