2007 Student Summer Scholars

Matthew Altenritter

  • Risk of Predation to Stream invertebrates by Fish Across a Gradient of Habitat Complexity
  • Faculty Mentor: Carl Ruetz


Sara Black and Catherine McCulloch

  • Teaching music through performance in band: A critical analysis of musical concepts in major band repertoire
  • Faculty Mentor: Kevin Tutt

Daniel Boozer

  • Reverse Transcription-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) analysis of Histidine Decarboxylase Transcription in Drosophila melanogaster
  • Faculty Mentor: Martin Burg

Sarah Bridwell

  • Restoring Urban Riparian Habitat: Do Manipulations Affect the Behavior and Abundance of Avian Seed Dispersers
  • Faculty Mentor: Jodee Hunt

Heidi Collins

  • Marie-Jeanne Riccoboni and George Sand: The Feminine view of love and marriage in their novels of the 18th and 19th century
  • Faculty Mentor: David Eick

Joseph Crowley and Elizabeth Tekautz

  • Queer Beijing: An Ethnography
  • Faculty Mentor: Greg Mahoney

Hannah Gaff

  • Poor Theatre, Biomechanics, and Alienation - Oh My!: Bridging the Intercultural Divide in the Modern Performance of Ancient Greek Tragedy
  • Faculty Mentors: Ian Borden and James Wells

Emily Jones

  • Pulsed Oscillating Mass Spectrometer
  • Faculty Mentor: George McBane

Katelin Krummrey

  • Conformationally Restricted Amines as Regulators of TAAR Activity
  • Faculty Mentor: Matt Hart

Rachel Kubiak

  • Mapping the Active Site of AmpC ²-Lactamase
  • Faculty Mentor: Rachel Powers

David LeGault

  • An Analysis of the Literature of Work in Michigan Writing
  • Faculty Mentor: Ander Monson

Adam Lepley

  • Affects of weight lifting and breathing technique on blood pressure and heart rate
  • Faculty Mentor: Brian Hatzel

Erick Lindsey

  • Synthesis of Modified 2'-Deoxynucleosides by Sonogashira Coupling
  • Faculty Mentor: Felix Ngassa

David Redding

  • Raising Efficacy through Civic Education
  • Faculty Mentor: Kevin den Dulk

Kelly Rizzo

  • Theory and Practice: Hindemithe's Piano Sonata #2
  • Faculty Mentor: John Schuster-Craig

Meagan Stewart

  • Modulation of potential neuroprotective compounds for glaucoma in a retinal ganglion cell culture system
  • Faculty Mentor: David Linn

Kate Veltman

  • Molecular Regulation of the Diaphanous-related Formins
  • Faculty Mentor: Brad Wallar

Arti Walker

  • Anti-telomerase inhibitors as Potential Novel Antibiotics
  • Faculty Mentor: Roderick Morgan

Devin White

  • The Political Rhetoric of St. John Chrysostom
  • Faculty Mentor: Charles Pazdernik

Amy Wolner

  • When People Speak
  • Faculty Mentor: Kurt Bullock