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Honors Publications

Since the inception of the Honors Program at California University of Pennsylvania, our students and faculty have prided themselves on conducting and presenting research at academic conferences and publishing findings in academic journals. The following list provides the history of research and publications produced over the last several years.

2015-2016

Boehm, Skyler
“Nerve Cell Regeneration in Drosophila larvae”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Bashada, Haley
“A Look at the Attitudes of Mainstream Teachers towards English Language Leaners”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Seader, Leah, and Gasper, Lindsey
“Implementing a Transfer Policy: The Struggle of Designing a Policy that is Fair to All Students”
Roundtable Presentation at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Stephens, Nicole, and Stynchula, Andee
“Effects of Turmeric and Blueberry Extracts on Yeast Cell Growth”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Troutman, John, and Selby, Angela
“Structuring a Student Honors Government: Expecting the Unexpected”
Idea Exchange at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Zikeli, Shelby
“Toxoplasma Gondii isolation in Native and Invasive Malagasy Rodents, Through PCR and Electrophoresis”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Beatty, Abby
“The Effects of Herbicides on the Mortality and Behavior of the Mealworm Beetle Tenebrio molitor”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Sofranko, Jared, and Andresen, Adam
“Mentors Wanted”
Idea Exchange at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Andresen, Adam
“Nocturnal Tornado Climatology in Ohio”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Grimm, Kayla
Master Class, Drama

Seader, Leah
“Fibonacci Numbers and Sequences: Two Open Problems”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Dickey, Emily
“The Major Articulatory and Phonologic Characteristics of Turkish-Influenced English”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

McDonough, Rebecca, and Ringel, Sami
“Portrayal of Persons with Disabilities in the Media”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Klersy, Ethan; Owens, Laura; Fawley, Rachel and Aune, M.G.
“Big Plans, Small Groups: Service Learning, Digital Storytelling, and Honors Composition”
Roundtable Presentation at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

Aune, M.G. and Selby, Angela
“Approaches to Research Literacy and Retention in Honors First Year Seminar”
Poster session at the 2015 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Chicago, IL.

2014-2015

Aune, M. G.
"Beyond the Classroom: Building Community in Honors"
Roundtable discussion at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Reese, Shawn
Poetry Master Class at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Kusniar, Brittany, and Gasper, Lindsey
"Program Growth through Leadership Opportunities: Avoiding the Sophomore Slump"
Roundtable Discussion at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Gilliland, Chelsea
"Examining Genetic Variation among Rainbow Darter (Etheostoma caeruleum) in the Monongahela River"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Boehm, Skyler; Gilliland, Chelsea, and Lincoski, Breanna
"Genetic Variation in Rainbow Darters in the Monongahela River"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Eagan,Shannan
"Sustainable Tourism"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Fawley, Rachael
"Yellowstone National Park: Past, Present, and Future of the Famous Hot Spot and Caldera"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Kusniar, Brittany
"Connecting Climate Change to Tree Mortality in Conjunction with the Bark Beetle Outbreak in Western Colorado"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Laguerre-Joseph, Jessica
"Images of African American Women in Today's Society and Its Impact on the Black Community"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Selby, Angela
"A Review of Cleft Palate Closure Timing and Its Effect on Speech and Language Development and Maxillofacial Growth"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Moore, Stephanie
"A Review of Feeding Interventions for Infants with Cleft Palates"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Dickey, Emily, and Hammaker, Lindsie
"Effective Treatment of Speech and Language Difficulties Associated with Autisim"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Zikeli, Shelby
"Invasive Trapping in Madagascar through Exploitation of Taxoplasma Gondii"
Poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Aune, M. G. and Selby, Angela
"Assessing a First-Year Seminar Group Project"
Faculty poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Fox, Craig
"Honors Peer Mentors"
Faculty poster session at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Moore, Stephanie and Murray, Emily
"Stimulating Community Service through Social Events"
Idea exchange at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Troutman, John and Reese, Shawn
"Structuring a Student Honors Government"
Idea exchange at the 2014 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Denver, CO

Dickey, Emily
"The Major Articulatory an Phonologic Characteristics of Turkish-Influenced English"
Poster session at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Gilliland, Chelsea
"Examining Genetic Variation Among Rainbow Darter (Etheostoma caeruleum) in the Monongahela River"
Poster session at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Griffith, Lauren
"Alfred Hitchcock's Women: A Look at the Character Type of the Lead Female in Vertigo, Rear Rainbow, and North By Northwest"
Oral presentation at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Haegele, Aaron
"A Synoptic Climatology of Philadelphia/Mt. Holly National Weather Service Office County Warning Area Winter Storms"
Poster session at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Koenig, Thomas
"Separation of Chiral Compounds via Electromagnetic Fields"
Poster session at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Kusniar, Brittany
"Connecting Climate Change to Tree Mortality in Conjunction with the Bark Beetle Outbreak in Western Colorado"
Poster session at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Martin, Delany
"Using ArcMap to Examine Distribution Patterns within Begonia clarkei in South America"
Poster session at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Reese, Shawn
"Unpacking the Woody Allen Persona: From Annie Hall to Manhattan"
Oral presentation at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Reese, Shawn
"Weird Birds: On Writing a Collection of Short Stories"
Oral presentation at the 2015 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Spokane, WA

Maurer, Tabitha and Professor Cramer Roh, Joni
"Depression and Associated Negative Stressors: The Collegiate Athlete vs Non-Athlete"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Dawes, Alexander B.
"Individual Tutoring Strategies in the Writing Center: Detrimental or Beneficial"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Griffith, Lauren
"Alfred Hitchcock's Women: A Look at the Character Type of the Lead Female in Vertigo, Rear Window, and North by Northwest"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Harris, Clarissa
"Here's Looking at Here: The Male. Gaze as Seen in Vertigo by Alfred Hitchcock"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Reese, Shawn
"Unpacking the Woody Allen Person: From Annie Hall to Manhattan"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

McDonough, Rebecca; Ganoe, Laken; Moore, Bryan and Reese, Shawn
"Mitochondria and Motherhood: The Bioethicallmplications of Three-Parent in Vitro Fertilization"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Sofranko, Jared
"The Auteur in Society"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Donovan, Shane
"Reining in a Corporate Inversion: A Political Quandary"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Pehowic, Claudia
"Writing Wrongs: Describing Prescriptive Grammar at the Writing Center"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Gasper, Lindsey
"Who is that in the Mirror? Body Image and Eating Disorders in Dancers"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Wadsworth, Alicia
"Building Content Area Literacy for High School Physics Students: An Analysis and Guide"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Seader, Leah
"Fibonacci Numbers and Sequences-Two Open Problems"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Lorenzo, Cara
"The Effects of Monosodium Glutamate on Chick Development"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Boehm, Skyler
"Examining Nerve Cell Regeneration in Drosophila larvae After Wounding"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Berry, Emily and Boehm, Skyler
"Genetic Engineering through Gene Transfer"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Gilliland, Chelsea R.
"Examining Genetic Diversity Among Rainbow Darters (Etheostoma caeruleum) in The Monongahela River"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

McDonough, Rebecca
"Using the Writing Center to Address the Literacy Needs of an Evolving Student Population"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Hargett-Robinson, Adisa
"In-Vitro Fertilization: the New Black of Birthing Process"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Kusniar, Brittany
"Connecting Climate Change to Tree Mortality in Conjunction with the Bark Beetle Outbreak in Western Colorado"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Selby, Angela and Dr. Aune, M. G.
"Assessment of First Year Seminar Group Project"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Beatty, Abby; Stynchula, Andee and Zikeli, Shelby
"I'd Like Model Number Three in Blue: Designer Babies and a Future of Societally Accepted Eugenics"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Lent, Kirra
"When's It Gonna Happen, Jed?"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Koenig, Thomas R.
"Separation of Chiral Compounds via Electromagnetic Fields"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Martin, Delaney
"Using ArcMap to Examine Distribution Patterns within Begonia clarkei in South America"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Brown, Elizabeth A.
"Implications of Bioplastics on the Environment and How They Compare to Petroleum based Plastics"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Dickey, Emily
"The Major Articulatory and Phonologic Characteristics ofTurkish-lnfluenced English"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Haegele, Aaron
"A Synoptic Climatology of Philadelphia/Mt. Holly National Weather Service Office County Warning Area Winter Storms"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Lincoski, Breanna
"A Comparative Analysis of Protein in Top Dog Food Brands"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

Ortenzo, Michael and Dr. Fox, Craig
"Peer Mentors"
Presentation at the 2015 Strike a Spark conference at California University of Pennsylvania

2013-2014

Aune, M.G
"How to be an Honors Director/Dean without Losing One's Mind"
Roundtable discussion at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Reese, Shawn
"The Changing of the Tides"
Poster session at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Dickey, Emily; Herrero, Valerie; Marshman, Connor and Persinger, Cindy
"The Benefits (and Disadvantages) of iPads in the Honors Classroom"
Roundtable discussion at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Gill, Swarndeep; Hager, Kevin; Moon, Elizabeth and Wadsworth, Alicia 
"Color Wheel of Time"
Roundtable discussion at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Aune, M. G.; Kusniar, Brittany and Martik, Sarah
"Finding Your Balance: Effective Honors Student Government"
Roundtable discussion at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Birmingham, Caitlin
"Design and Restoration Methods: Wetlands"
Poster session at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Lowrie, Melanie
"Historic Glassware: Material, Decoration and Social Status"
Poster session at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Kusniar, Brittany and Troutman, John
"Developing Leadership in Honors Student Government"
Idea exchange at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Fox, Craig
"Stabilizing the Honors Thesis"
Faculty poster session at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Gill, Swarndeep
"Investigations Into Time"
Faculty poster session at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Arrigo-Nelson, Summer and Aune, M. G.
"Approaches to Integrating Research into Honors First-Year Seminar"
Faculty poster session at the 2013 National Collegiate Honors Council in New Orleans, LA

Student Moderators
Kelsey Baumgarder, Stephanie Moore, Angela Selby, Jonathan Veres

Birmingham, Caitlin
"Comparison of the Ecology of Three Agricultural Soils, One Treated with Synthetic Pesticides, One with Organic Pesticides, and One without Any Pesticides"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Cone, Angela; Griffith, Lauren, and Koller, Jay
"From Typewriters to Database: The Challenges and Rewards of Transcribing Cooke's Manuscript"
Oral presentation at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Dickey, Emily
"Songs of Jim Snidero: American Jazz Saxophonist"
Performance at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Eagan,Shannan
"Sustainable Tourism"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Eicher, Kira
"The Link Between Handedness and Schizophrenia"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Gasper, Lindsey
"Body Image and Eating Disorders In The World of Ballet"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Griffith, Lauren; Cone, Angela, and Koller, Jay
"The Focus and Aim of the American Philosophical Society and Charles A Cooke's Collection, Transcription, and Digitalizing of Iroquois Names into a Database"
Oral presentation at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Guthrie, Tiffany
"Bacterial Pathogens (Coliforms) and How Seasonal Weather Patterns Effect Their Growth"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Hess, Dana
"Synthesis and Characterization of Nanoporous Silver Foams"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Koller, Jay; Cone, Angela, and Griffith, Lauren
"A Portrait of Cooke's Manuscript: The Cultural and Educational Value of Archival Transcription"
Oral presentation at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Kusniar, Brittany
"Common Meterological Features of Mid-Atlantic and Ohio Valley Synoptic High Wind Events"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Laguerre-Joseph, Jessica
"Images of African American Women in Today's Society and its Impact on the Black Community"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Liebel, Katie
"The Trolley Problem Through the Eyes of Philosophers"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Lowrie, Melanie
"Historic Glassware: Material, Decoration, and Social Status"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Maurer, Tabitha
"Evidence-Based Anterior Cruciate Ligament Orthopedic Special Tests Vs. Gold Standard in Clinical-Based Practice"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Potter, Keri
"What are the Determinants of Student Success in College Courses?"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Reese, Shawn
"Non Sequitur: A Screenplay of the Surreal"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Sanchez, Karina
"Achilllsland, Ireland: An Archaeological Experience"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Troutman, John
"Effects of Temperature and Precipitation Anomalies in a Specific Winter/Summer on the Corresponding Summer/Winter"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

Wadsworth, Alicia
"A Qualitative Analysis of Cultural Identity: Do Young Americans Identify With a Culture?"
Poster session at the 2014 National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, KY

2012-2013

Rogan, Bridget, Fitzpatrick Kelly
"Motivating Student Participation in Student Governance" Poster session at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

Rogan, Bridget
"Marry Poppins, the Cartoon Character" Poster session at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

Aune, M.G.
"Developing in Honors 2-2: Developing the Honors Community: From Freshmen to Seniors" Roundtable Presentation at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

Aune, M.G.
"Honors First Year Seminar: The Handbook Project." Poster session at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

Fox, Craig
"Addressing Honors Thesis Project Problems" Poster session at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

Nelson-Arrigo-Summer
"Honors Students and Study Abroad: The Madagascar Field School Experiment." Poster session at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

Johnson, Justin
"Fantasy Writing: An Ancient Art" at the 2012 National Collegiate Honors Conference in Boston, MA.

2011-2012

Lorenzo, Angelina, Chad Morrow
“Teaching Indigenous Children English” Poster presentation at the 2011 National Collegiate Honors Conference at Pheonix, Arizona, October 2011.

Gill, Swarndeep, Valerie Herrero, Rachel Riddel, and Autumn Siska
“It’s About Time” Roundtable session at the 2011 National Collegiate Honors Conference at Phoenix, Arizona, October 2011.

Rogan, Bridget
Moderator at the 2011 National Collegiate Honors Conference at Phoenix, Arizona, October 2011.

Aune, M.G.
Moderator at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

Bausher, Elizabeth
“Develop the CalU Community Resource Guide Website” Poster presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

Billotte, Thomas
“Practical Experience in Systems Development”  Paper presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

Good, Austin
“Nassar Nationalism and Nuri: The Effects of the United States Intervention in Iran” Paper presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

Herrero, Valerie
“Layered Visions of Within and Beyond” Visual Arts presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

Learn, Bryanna
 “Examining Speciation within Phragmites Australis using DNA Microsatellites” Poster presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

Lorenzo, Angelina, Chad Morrow
“Teaching Indigenous Children English” Poster presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012.

O’Connor, Miriah
 “The Struggles and Strengths of Military Wives in the Civil War” Paper presentation at the 2012 National Conference on Undergraduate Research Conference at Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, March 2012

2010-2011

Legerski, Sarah
“Music Therapy as Invasive” Poster presentation at the 2010 National Collegiate Honors Conference at Kansas City, Missouri, October 2010.

Helterbran, Desiree
“What is American Music? A Response to George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue” Poster presentation at the 2010 National Collegiate Honors Conference at Kansas City, Missouri, October 2010.

T. Lahmers and K. Fredrick, T. Mueller, C. M. Kauffman, and M. S. Scott.  "Effects of DEM resolution on HAZUS flood mapping for the Monongahela River: California, PA"  The Pennsylvania Geographer. 49.1 (Spring/Summer 2011): 97-123.

 Merlo, Rachael
“Children of the Great Depression: An Exploration of Desire” Paper presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Ithaca, New York, March 2011.

Helterbran, Desiree
“What is American Music? A Response to George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue”  Paper presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Ithaca, New York, March 2011.

Carnathan, Sean
“The First Crusade and Just War Theory: An Evaluation of the Justification of the First Crusade” Paper presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Ithaca, New York, March 2011.

Jackson, Paul
“Synthesis, Characterization, and Kinetic Analysis of Betacyclodextrin Derivatives” Poster Presentation at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Ithaca, New York March 2011.

Warren, Matthew, Sarah Legerski, Paul Jackson
“Cal UHP Excursions” Panel Presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Marcinizyn, Jessica
“Poverty and Child Maltreatment” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Stants, Tannis
“When Companies Leave Company Towns” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Geiger, Becca
“Why you Judging Me? : Single-Headed Female Households and Poverty” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Geiger, Emma
“The Principles of Behaviorism” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Morrow, Chad
“Dealing with Poverty the Roman Way” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Gerald, Anna
“American Attitudes Toward the Shootings at Kent State” Paper Presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Lorenzo, Angelina
“The Voiceless Victims of Bullfighting” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Carnathan, Sean
“The First Crusade and Just War Theory: An Evaluation of the Justification of the First Crusade” Paper presentation at the 2011 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Aune, M.G.
Review of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, presented by the Pittsburgh Public Theater at the O’Reilly Theater, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 18 February 2010. Early Modern Literary Studies 15.2 (2010-11): 15.1-11.

Helterbran, Desiree, Brandon Zebrowski and M.G. Aune.
Review of The Taming of the Shrew, presented by the Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Chicago, Illinois, 23 April 2010. Early Modern Literary Studies 15.2 (2010-11): 16.1-9. 

Aune, M. G.
The Taming of the Shrew, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, The Shakespeare Newsletter, 60.1 (Spring/Summer 2010): 2+.

Wargo, Amanda.
“Four Views of As You Like It”  Panel presentation at the 2011 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Rogan, Bridget.
“Four Views of As You Like It”  Panel presentation at the 2011 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Hill, Miranda.
“Four Views of As You Like It”  Panel presentation at the 2011 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

Meyers, Kaela.
“Four Views of As You Like It”  Panel presentation at the 2011 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2011.

                                    2009-2010                                     

Bajor, Christopher
“The Ideological Dichotomy of War in the Digital Arts.” Paper presentation at the 2009 National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education of Artists, New York, October 2009.

Merlo, Rachael, Christopher Bajor, Schuyler Chrastina, Jennifer Kilmer
“Honors Roommates: Surviving the Freshman Year in an Honors Program.” Roundtable Session at the 2009 National Collegiate Honors Conference, Washington, D.C. October 28-November 1, 2009.

Blakeslee, Anne
“Prejudice and Politics: The Glass Ceiling of the United States Senate.” Poster presentation at the 2009 National Collegiate Honors Conference, Washington, D.C. October 28-November 1, 2009.

Hess, Rebecca, Don Lawson, Elizabeth Fegely, Deirdre McFate
“The Role of Health Sciences in Honors.” Panel session at the 2009 National Collegiate Honors Conference, Washington, D.C. October 28-November 1, 2009.

McGivern, Stacy
“The work of Julius Robert von Mayer, specifically his contributions to the “Law of Conservation of Energy.” Poster presentation at the 2009 National Collegiate Honors Conference, Washington, D.C. October 28-November 1, 2009.

Charles Richey, Andrea O’Leary, Anne Blakeslee
“Above and Abroad: Expanding Education with Honors Excursions.” Idea exchange session at the 2009 National Collegiate Honors Conference, Washington, D.C. October 28-November 1, 2009.

Bajor, Christopher
“Free Music: Killing an Industry while Recreating an Art Form.” Paper presentation at the 2009 Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association Conference, Boston, MA, November 2009.

Brest, Andrew
“The Shape of Punk to Come: How Refused Reshaped Punk.” Paper presentation at the 2009 Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association Conference, Boston, MA, November 2009.

Good, Austin
“The Political Nature of Punk.” Paper presentation at the 2009 Mid-Atlantic Popular Culture Association Conference, Boston, MA, November 2009.

Jayne, Berajah
“More than Moral:  An Inquiry into the Integration of Inner Ideals.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2010.

Koval, Ashley and Rachael Merlo
Student-Conducted Workshops for Incoming University Freshmen.” Roundtable session at the 2010 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2010.

Lane, Jessica
“Practical Learning for Real World Application.” Poster presentation at the 2010 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2010.

Malley, Dana
“The Anthropomorphic Gods in Homer’s Odyssey.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2010.

O’Leary, Andrea
“Knowledge of Qualia:  An Analysis of Frank Jackson and David Lewis.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2010.

Velez, Mandy
“Gender and Antigone.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Northeast Regional Honors Conference, Harrisburg, PA, April 2010.

Berkley, Jade
“Utilitarianism and its Influence amongst the Characters of Various Victorian Novels.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

DiNovis, Jeanne
"Digging a Social Grave: The Exploitation of the Poor in Victorian England." Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Gieger, Becca
“Mr. Moms and WoMo’s: The Shift in Middle-Class Marital Gender Roles After the Second Wave of the Feminist Movement.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Helterbran, Desiree
“What is American Music: A Response from George Gershwin’s “Rhapsody in Blue.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Hutchens, Seamus
A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Jayne, Berajah
“Morality Mentality: My Meandering Mindset.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Lupo,Priscilla
“A Look at Marriage during the Victorian Era as Seen Through 3 Works of Fiction.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Marra, Andrew.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Martik, Emily
“I Owe My Soul to the Company Store.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Morrow, Chad
“The Influence of Music On History” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Piper, Justin
“Constructing The Lord of the Rings: Politics and Religion.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Rogan, Bridget.
A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Peccon, Eric
“Bias in the media coverage of Obama and the Healthcare Bill.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Wherry, Jennifer
“The Lady Deadlock Dimension: The Impact of Honoria.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Intersections Undergraduate Research Conference at Robert Morris University, April 2010.

Hutchens, Seamus
A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2010.

Marra, Andrew
A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2010.

Geiger, Emma
A Midsummer Night’s Dream.” Paper presentation at the 2010 Academic Excellence Days at California University of Pennsylvania, April 2010.

                       2008-2009                                     

Chute, Edward J., Juliann Lacey, Chelsea Mahosky, Drew McGukin, and Joshua Scott
“Peers Pedagogues, and Pathways:  Applying Advanced Writing and Learning Techniques within the Honors Program Curriculum and Beyond.”  Panel session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008.

Lapp, Megan N.
“A Shield of Sin:  Sex, Alcohol, and James Bond."  Poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008. 

Lapp, Megan N.
“Kofun:  A Reflection of the Past.”  Poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008.

McGukin, Drew, Edward J. Chute, Juliann Lacey, Chelsea Mahosky, and Joshua Scott
“Class to Seminar:  One Professor Becomes Many.”  Panel session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008.

Schutte, Blake O.
“Crossing Continents: How International Golfers Economically Impact the U.S. Market.” Poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008. 

Schutte, Blake O., Megan N. Lapp, Juliann Lacey, Anne Blakeslee,  and Joshua Scott
“Crossing Boundaries, Creating Communities:  Peer Mentoring and an Honors Student.” Idea Exchange session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008. 

Scott, Joshua S.
“What Does the Food Label “Organic” Really Mean?”  Poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Crossing Frontiers” in San Antonio, Texas. October, 2008.

Beal, Richard
“The Traveling Salesman Problem:  Exploration, Development, and Analysis.”  Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Brest, Andrew
“Effects of The Beatles Performance at Shea Stadium.”  Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Jackson, Paul
“Cultural Elitism: The Divisive Nature of Modernist Art.”  Paper presentation at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Lacey, Alana
“Abercrombie & Fitch:  Sex Sells.”  Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Lahmers, Timothy
“General Education and Liberal Education:  Why Newman Still Matters.”  Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Lane, Jessica
“Thomas Jefferson:  Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Slavery.” Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Langel, Anthony
“Foodland: Not so Close to Home.”  Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Lawson, Don, Kurt Kearcher, Ryan Miller, and Christopher Bajor
“Growing and Dividing:  Different Approaches to Honors Composition Within a Single Program.”  Roundtable session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

O’Leary, Andrea
“Nietzsche and Christianity:  A Comparison of Structure and Values.”  Paper presentation at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Richey, Charles
“Self Reference and Contradiction:  Finding Meaning in the Absurd.”  Paper presentation at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Zhang, Yinhan A.
“Empirical Study of Exchange Rates and U. S. —China Bilateral Trade at the Commodity Level.”  Poster session at the Annual Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference in Annapolis, MD. March 2009.

Bajor, Christopher
“The ARG: Media Mashup Advertising.”  Paper presentation at the 2009 Joint Conference of the National Popular Culture and American Culture Associations in New Orleans, LA. April, 2009.

Brest, Andrew
“Build It Up!:  The True Face of Hardcore Music.”  Paper presentation at the 2009 Joint Conference of the National Popular Culture and American Culture Associations in New Orleans, LA. April, 2009.

Good Austin
“Society and Education.”  Paper presentation at the 2009 Joint Conference of the National Popular Culture and American Culture Associations in New Orleans, LA. April 2009.

2007-2008

Chute, Edward, Rebecca Hess, Erin Mountz, Valerie McCullough, and Joshua Scott
Exempli Gratia:  Honors Curriculum Team-Teaching in the Arts and Humanities.”  Panel session at the 2007 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Creative Tensions, Challenging Environments” in Denver, CO. October 2007.

Chute, Edward, Erin Mountz, Chelsea Mahosky, Megan Lapp, and Joshua Scott
“Teamwork, Teaching and Travel:  Working Together in Honors-Teaching and Learning.” Panel session at the 2007 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Creative Tensions, Challenging Environments” in Denver, CO. October 2007.

Mahosky, Chelsea
“Perceptual Nature:  Monet’s Water Lilies as Eyes to the Natural World.” Poster session at the 2007 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Creative Tensions, Challenging Environments” in Denver, CO. October 2007.

Mahosky, Chelsea, Valerie McCullough, Megan Lapp, Richard Beal and Michael Lash
“Creating a Community within an Honors Curriculum.” Idea Exchange session at the 2007 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Creative Tensions, Challenging Environments” in Denver, CO. October 2007.

McCullough, Valerie
Vivo et Spiro:  Medieval Heraldry as Knights’ Expression of Self and Family.” Poster session at the 2007 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Creative Tensions, Challenging Environments” in Denver, CO. October 2007.

Scott, Joshua
“Artistic Culture:  How Tibetan Art Shows the Culture of the Time.” Poster session at the 2007 National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Creative Tensions, Challenging Environments” in Denver, CO. October 2007.

Blakeslee, Anne
“The Protest and Power:  Inter-class Cooperation in Social Revolution.”  Paper presentation at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Davis, Jacqueline
“Revolutionary Evolution:  The Lasting Effects of Darwinism on Future Humanity and Education.”  Poster session at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Davis, Jacqueline, Megan Lapp, Garrett Byers, and Anne Blakeslee
“Problems, Pitfalls, and Progress:  The Process of Co-Authorship.”  Roundtable session at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Lapp, Megan
“Self-Expression and Revolution:  Sex, Alcohol and James Bond.”  Paper presentation at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Lapp, Megan
“Kofun:  A Reflection of the Past.”  Poster session at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Mahosky, Chelsea
“First a Spark, then a Revolution:  Samuel Morse and the Telegraph.” Paper presentation at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Mahosky, Chelsea, and Joshua Scott
“Potent Posters: How to Make Superior Professional Quality Posters.”  Roundtable session at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

McCullough, Valerie
“Withstanding Revolutions:  Island of Philae, Last Operational Egyptian Temple.”  Paper presentation at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

McCullough, Valerie, and Desiree Helterbran
“Peer Mentoring:  Providing a Community for First Year Students.”  Roundtable session at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Richey, Charles
“The Patterns of Hegemony:  A Universal Schematic for Change.”  Paper presentation at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Schutte, Blake
“Arbor Manga:  The Revolution of Going Green in Golf.”  Poster session at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

Scott, Joshua
“Evolution and Revolution:  Contemporary Technology, Warfare, and Protest.”  Paper presentation at the 2008 Northeast Regional Honors Council Conference, “Revolutions”  in Morristown, NJ.  April 2008.

2005 and Older

2005-2007

2006-2007

 

Chute, Edward, Megan Lapp, Valerie McCullough, Michael Molchan, Chelsea Mahosky
Eruditio et Investigation:  Research, Innovation, and Discovery within a Centerpiece Curriculum.” Panel session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Liberty:  Foundation for Inquiry, Innovation, & Invention” in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  November 2006.

Mountz, Erin, Edward Chute, Christy Olexa, Raymond Boyles, and Megan Lapp
“Societas Crescit (Society Grows): Invention and Innovation through Team Teaching.” Panel session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Liberty:  Foundation for Inquiry, Innovation, & Invention” in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  November 2006.

Shallenberger, Many
“The Reconstruction of Liberty.” Paper presentation session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Liberty:  Foundation for Inquiry, Innovation, & Invention” in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  November 2006.

Boyles, Raymond
“G. S. Ohm:  Electrical Innovation in Industry.” Poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Liberty:  Foundation for Inquiry, Innovation, & Invention” in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  November 2006.

Lash, Michael
“To Hear the Future, Listen to the Past:  The Relationship of Locale, Instrumentation, and Styles of American Jazz.”  Poster session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Liberty:  Foundation for Inquiry, Innovation, & Invention” in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  November 2006.

Walters, Leigh Ann, Chelsea Mahosky, Ashley Wiseman, Samantha Brown, and Christy Olexa
“The Road Previously Traveled:  Peer Mentoring within a University Honors Program.”  Idea exchange session at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Liberty:  Foundation for Inquiry, Innovation, & Invention” in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  November 2006.

Chute, Edward
“Teaching Against the Text – Or What is Honors.”  Roundtable session at the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007.

Crowe, Emily
“A Legacy of Underdevelopment:  How the Colonization of Ghana Hindered its Progress.”  Poster session at the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007.

Evans, Rachel, and Whitney Robinson
“Educating or Training:  The Legacy of Thoughtful or Mindless Leadership.”  Roundtable session the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007.

Lapp, Megan, and Chelsea Mahosky
“Building an Honors Community:  Special Challenges in Honors in Public Universities.”  Roundtable session the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007.

Mahosky, Chelsea
“Simplified Spark:  Samuel F. B. Morse’s Telegraph Machine that Signaled the Communications Revolution.”   Poster session at the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007.

Mountz, Erin, and Emily Crowe
“Molding Young Professionals:  Student and Faculty Collaboration in Honors Education.” Session the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007.

Robinson, Whitney
“Sophocles’  “Antigone:  Legacy of Divine and Human Authority.”  Poster session the 2007 NRHC Conference, “Legacies,” in Providence, RI. March 2007. 

2005-2006

Chute, Edward J., Samantha Brown, Chelsea Mahosky, Valerie McCullough, Michael Molchan, Leigh Ann Walters, Ashley Wiseman, and Erin E. Mountz,
"Recreation and Self Discovery:  Shared Responsibility in Learning Between Faculty and Students." session at the Northeast National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Renaissance, Recreation, Recover” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. April 2006. 

McCullough, Valerie,
"Lust, Power, Wealth, Nudity:  An Analysis of Rolls-Royce’s  Advertising." Poster presentation at the Northeast National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Renaissance, Recreation, Recover” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. April  2006. 

 Molchan, Michael N.,
“Students Mentoring Faculty:  Resurrecting Old Knowledge into New Format.” Poster presentation at the Northeast National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Renaissance, Recreation, Recover” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. April  2006. 

 Molchan, Michael N.
Ex Orbis Terrarum ut Luna: The Journey from Science Fiction to Reality.”  at the Arts and Humanities session at the at the Northeast National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Renaissance, Recreation, Recover” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. April 8, 2006.

 Mountz, Erin E., Samantha Brown, Chelsea Mahosky, Valerie  McCullough, Michael Molchan, Leigh Ann Walters, Ashley Wiseman, and Edward J. Chute
“Rebirth, Review and Revitalization Through a Centerpiece Honors Curriculum.” Roundtable session at the Northeast National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Renaissance, Recreation, Recover” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. April 8, 2006.

 Wiseman, Ashley
“Window of Color:  The Symbolic Function of the Girl in the Red Coat in Spieberg’s  Schindler’s List.” At the Arts and Humanities session at the at the Northeast National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, “Renaissance, Recreation, Recover” in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. April 8, 2006. 

2003-2005

2003-2004

Hereda, Jesse G.
"State Security: Implementing Homeland Security Po4licy in Pennsylvania."  Undergraduate Student Research: Politics and Policy in the U. S. at the 65th Annual Pennsylvania Political Science Association Conference at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania April 2004.

2001-2003

2001-2002

 

Manley, Mollie O., Erin E. Mountz, Tyler L. Schmitt, Monica A. Shaw, Emily R. Yokoboskyand Edward J. Chute
"Doctrinam ad usum adiungere: To Combine Theory with Practice, Inter-Disciplinary Curriculum and Pedagogy in the Visual Arts and Literature.” Fields of Discovery session at the 36th Annual National Collegiate Honors Council Conference in Chicago, Illinois. November  2001.

Mountz, Erin E., Monica A. Shaw, Emily R. Yokobosky, and Edward J. Chute,
"Faculty, Administration, and Student Interdisciplinary Research and Publication Collaboration Inside and Outside the Classroom." Conversations session at the 36th Annual National Collegiate Honors Council Conference in Chicago, Illinois. November  2001.

1999-2001

2000-2001

Hereda, Jesse G.
"Fool or Master: A Study of the Duplicitous Role of Shakespeare's Clown in Twelfth Night." Sixth Annual National Undergraduate Shakespeare Conference. Susquehanna U, Susquehanna, PA. March 17, 2001. Forthcoming in CD-ROM proc.

Graff, Gretchen.
"Musical Characters: Shakespeare's Use of Music to Amplify the Melancholy Atmosphere and 'Tragic            Element' to the comedy of Twelfth Night." Sixth Annual National Undergraduate Shakespeare Conference.       Susquehanna U, Susquehanna, PA. March 2001. Forthcoming in CD-ROM proc.

Shallenberger, Tawnia.
"Bona Dicta: The Prose and Verse of Beatrice and Benedick in Much Ado About Nothing." Sixth Annual National Undergraduate Shakespeare Conference. Susquehanna U, Susquehanna, PA. March 2001.Forthcoming in CD-ROM proc.

Allen, Brandy, Beth Buckley, Gretchen Graff, and Jesse Hereda.
"Fools Gold: The Final Act of Aulularia.” U of Southern Indiana Undergraduate Honors Conference. March 24, 2001. Evansville, IN. Forthcoming in Demeter.

Mountz, Erin E., and Edward J. Chute.
"Tunc et Nunc: Christianity and the Calendar at the Crossroads of Time." Paper  accepted for presentation at New Europe at the Cross Roads: Part V Conference, Edinburgh University, Scotland. July 2001.

1999-2000

Stenson, Heidi L.
Paper Presented at National Biological Society of America Symposium. September, 1999. 

Stenson, Heidi L.
Poster Presentation at American Institute of Chemical Engineers Annual Meeting. Dallas, TX. October 1999.

Chute, Edward J.
"Christianity at the Crossroads: the Impact of the Many Voices of Democracy upon Christianity's Future." International Society for the Study of European Ideas Conference in Bergen, Norway. August 2000. CD ROM U of Bergen P, December 2000.

 Mountz, Erin E.
"Raison d'État: Cardinal Richelieu's Machiavellian Control over the Common Man and the Noble." Seventh Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas, Bergen, Norway, August 2000. CD-ROM U of Bergen P, December 2001.

 Mountz, Erin E.
"Voces Mirabiles: The Dissonance of Absorption and Assimilation in the Voices of the Masses and Elites from        One Millennium to the Next." Session Chair, Seventh Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Study  of European Ideas, Bergen, Norway. August 2000.

 Landis, Jennifer A.
"Class, Gender, and Revolution in Masse Mensche." Seventh Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas, Bergen, Norway. August 2000.

 Mountz, Erin E.
"Money is What Dreams are Made of: Wealth and Poverty in Disney's Business of Making Fantasy Reality."         Seventh Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas, Bergen, Norway. August 2000. CD-ROM U of Bergen P, December 2001).

 Chute, Edward J.
"Past, Present, and Future: An Exploration of the Expression of Wealth and Poverty from the Renaissance to the New Millennium through literature (particularly drama), science, and art." Workshop chair at the International Society for the Study of European Ideas Conference in Bergen, Norway. August 2000.

 Chute, Edward J.
The Fate of European Culture.” Invited participant on a plenary session roundtable at International Society for the Study of European Ideas Conference in Bergen, Norway. August 2000.

1997-1999

1998-1999

Mountz, Erin E., and Edward J. Chute.
"Culture, Imagery, and Adaptation." New Europe at the Cross Roads: Part II Conference. Ripon College of York U, England. July 1998. (In proc. by Peter Lang P, May 2000.)

Chute, Edward J.
"Palimpsest, Politics, and Personality: Dramatic and Temporal Estrangement in Shakespeare's Othello and Stoppard's Arcadia." Paper presented at the Sixth Biennial Conference of the International Society of European Ideas, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel. August 18, 1998. CD-ROM, MIT P March 2001.

Mountz, Erin E., and Edward J. Chute.
"Alpha and Omega: the Beginning of the End of Christianity?" Paper presented at the Sixth Biennial Conference of the International Society of European Ideas, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel. August 1998. CD-ROM, MIT P, March 2001.

Clement, Steven, Sarah Molik, Erin E. Mountz, Richard Ricco, and Edward J. Chute.
"Ab Uno Disce Omnes." Panel Presentation at the National Collegiate Honors Council Conference. Chicago, IL. November 1998.

Chute, Edward J.
"Palimpsest, Politics, and Personality: Dramatic and Temporal Estrangement in Shakespeare's Othello and Stoppard's Arcadia." Lo Staniero 29.2 (Naples, Italy), 1999: 1-2.

1997-1998

Molik, Sarah, and Erin E. Mountz.
"Communicating Cultures Past and Present: Listening to Stories in Archaeology Digs and English Pubs." Panel Presentation at Northeast Regional National Collegiate Honors Council Conference, Washington, D.C. March 1998.

Mountz, Erin E.
"Culture, Imagery, and Adaptation: the Growth of Christianity in the Roman Empire." Paper Presentation at the Undergraduate History Forum, St. Vincent College, Latrobe, PA. April 1998.

Mountz, Erin E., and Edward J. Chute.
"Culture, Imagery, and Adaptation." Paper presentation at New Europe at the Cross Roads: Part II Conference. Ripon College of York U, England. July 1998. (In proc. by Peter Lang P, May 2000.)

Chute, Edward J.
"Time and Tradition in Transition: Drama and Literature, History and Politics." Session Chair on general conference theme of Twentieth Century European Narratives: Tradition and Innovation at the Sixth Biennial Conference of the International Society of European Ideas, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel, August 1998.

1996-1997

1996-1997

Moon, Matthew, Erin E. Mountz, Richard Ricco, Denise Wright, and Edward J. Chute.
"Fons et Origo." Panel Presentation at the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education Implementing the Imperatives Conference. Millersville U of PA,    Millersville, PA. May 1997.

Chute, Edward J.
Myths and Masks, Masquerading in European Drama. Proc. of the Fifth Biennial Conference of the International Society for the Study of European Ideas. University for Humanistic Studies, Utrecht, Netherlands. August 19, 1996. CD-ROM MIT P, August 1998.

Chute, Edward J.
"Dramatic Portrait: Religion and Politics in Ancient, Early Modern, and Modern European Theatre." New Europe at the Cross Roads.  Ripon College of York U, England. August 1997.