The 2nd Annual Moravian College Student Scholarship Day
April 19, 2007
~ A day of sharing and celebration of student scholarship at Moravian College ~

Schedule of Events

9:00 AM                        Welcome; Opening Remarks
                                       Prosser Auditorium

9:15 AM to                    Session I:  Student Presentations
10:55 AM                      Prosser Auditorium
                                     
11:30 AM to                  Special Honors Presentation
11:50 AM                      Peter Hall 

11:50 AM to                  “Music of War” presentations
12:30 PM                      Peter Hall

11:35 AM to                  Session II:  Student Poster Presentations
12:35 PM                      Group A
                                       PPHAC Atrium

1:10 PM to                    Session III:  Student Presentations
2:45 PM                        Prosser Auditorium

2:45 PM to                    Short Break
3:00 PM

3:05 PM to                    Session IV:  Student Presentations
4:00 PM                        Prosser Auditorium

4:00 PM to                    Session V:  Student Poster Presentations
5:00 PM                        Group B
                                       PPHAC Atrium

 

Detailed Schedule:

Presenter (s)

Time

Room

Dept./
Program

Faculty Sponsor

Title

Session I:  Student Oral Presentations & Readings – Prosser Auditorium
Moderator:   Joel Nathan Rosen & Betty Smolansky
(9:00 AM - noon)

TBD

9:00

Prosser

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Opening remarks

Jennifer Gillard

9:15– 9:30

Prosser

Math

Somers

 Mathematics:  A Textbook Problem.  The Evolution and Evaluation of Introductory Math Textbooks over the Last Century

Christina
LaVecchia

9:32 - 9:47

Prosser

English & Music

Binford

 England’s 'Spirit of the Age'

Kristin Smith

9:50 – 10:05

Prosser

Sociology

Jasper

 Happily Ever After?  A Study of Gender Roles and Socialization

Jennifer Gillard

10:07 – 10:22

Prosser

Math

Hartshorn

Ethnomathematics:  Cultural Perspectives on Mathematical Thought

Wesley Moser

10:40 – 10:55

Prosser

Math/
Computer
Science

Coleman

Robotic Map Generation

Jennifer Grier w/
MC Dancers and Musicians

11:30

Peter Hall

Music

Lipkis

Annagenisi
Honors project presentation

Rob Valente, Rachel McCausland, Christina LaVecchia, and Lisa Toth

11:50 – 12:30

Peter
Hall

Music

Binford

The "Music of War" Project "mini conference"♪

 

Session II:  Student Poster Presentations – Group A (morning)
PPHAC Atrium
11:35 AM – 12:35 PM (student authors will be at their posters to discuss their projects)

♪  The "Music of War" mini-conference will continue on April 26th in Peter Hall from 11:30 to 12:30 with Michael Hillegas, Rebecca Dries, Amberly Williams, Marlane Linepensel, and Mike Lorenz presenting.

Session III:  Student Oral Presentations  – Prosser Auditorium
Moderator:  Carl Salter
1:10 – 2:45 PM

Presenter Name(s)

Time

Room

Dept./
Program

Faculty Sponsor

Title

Oral presentations resume – welcome

1:10

Prosser

 

 

 

Dani Corvacchioli

1:15
- 1:30

Prosser

Sociology

Jasper

Ice Cube and Racism:  Culture Clash and Social Implications of Hip-Hop

Ryan Shelley and Dominic Nigito

1:35
- 1:50

Prosser

Art: Graphic and Interactive Design

Finch

Video Art: Oral presentation & artistic display

Tammy Balliet

1:55
- 2:10

Prosser

Biology/
Elementary Education

Kuserk

Pebbles in the Stream and Everything in Between

Rebecca Angstadt, Kelly LaTourette, and James Long

2:15
- 2:45

Prosser

Mathematics

Fraboni and Sevilla

Investigations Into the 3x + 1 Problem

Short coffee break – conversations with presenters (2:45 – 3:00  PM)

Session IV:  Student Oral Presentations & Readings  – Prosser Auditorium
Moderator: Paige Thompson
3:05 –  4:00 PM

Angela Geosits

3:05
- 3:20

Prosser

English Literature/
Art History & Criticism

Ciganick

Beginnings of the Hudson River School of Art

 

Kelly Steward

3:22 – 3:37

Prosser

English and Secondary Education

Shosh

Closing the Achievement Gap in Urban English Language Arts Secondary School Classrooms

Erin Hinton,
Raiza Roman-Diaz and Betty Schrack

3:40
- 4:00

Prosser

Nursing

Thompson

The Relationship Between Patient Satisfaction and Nursing Time with Patients

Session V:  Student Poster Presentations – Group B (afternoon)
PPHAC Atrium
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM (student authors will be at their posters to discuss their projects)