Congratulations to our 2013 Research Showcase Winners!
The inaugural Undergraduate Research Showcases were a great success with over 150 attendees between the two campuses. Congratulations to the two winning pairs who will receive funding toward a national conference in their respective fields:
- Faculty Mentor: Professor Marley Bauce (Environmental Studies)
- Student: AliReza Vaziri (Arts Entertainment Management and Film Studies)
- Title of Research: Campus-wide Environmentalism: Understanding Pace’s Sustainability Initiatives through its Dining Halls
- Faculty Mentor: Dr. Jaime Lee Rizzo (Biology)
- Student: Sophia Miotto (Biochemistry)
- Title of Research: Synthesis of Novel Compounds to Treat Neuromuscular Disorders
- Faculty Mentor: Dr. John Horne (Biology and Health Sciences)
- Student: Ruchi Sheth (Biology)
- Title of Research: Identifying Genes Necessary for the Development of the Olfactory System in Zebrafish
- Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sharon Stahl Wexler (Nursing)
- Student: Chava Pollack (Nursing)
- Title of Research: The Impact of an Aging Sensitivity Experience on Nursing Students
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