CAS Summer Research Scholars 2010

The College of Arts & Sciences generously donated funds to UROP to support the work of high-ranking UROP summer undergraduate researchers from CAS. The funds received from CAS were used to pay student stipends for the summer.

The following eight CAS Research Scholars were selected for the summer of 2010:

amybaralpic-150x150Amy Baral

Understanding the Debate Surrounding the British Reform Acts of the Nineteenth Century Through Parliamentary Rhetoric

Mentor: Professor Andrew Reeves (Political Science)

chrisblairChristopher Blair

A History of German Jewish Bible, 1780-1937

Mentor: Professor Abigail Gillman (Modern Languages and Comparative Literature)

shawnmusgraveShawn Musgrave

Middleman Margins, Credit and Information Constraints: Potato Markets in West Bengal, India

Mentor: Professor Dilip Mookherjee (Economics)

lauren-sanchoLaura Sancho

Can You Raed Tihs Qiuckly?

Mentor: Professor Jacqueline Liederman (Psychology)

IMG_1430Michelle Simunovic

A Historical Fiction: The 19th Century American Sideshow

Mentor: Allison Adair (Writing Program)

gordontowneGordon Towne

Computer Vision Approach to Track Running Performance

Mentor: Professor Margrit Betke (Computer Science)

vaneppsRebekah Van Epps

Archeological Analysis and Illustration of Archival Data from Hansanlu Tepe, Iran

Mentor: Professor Michael Danti (Archaeology)

sarahwoodsonSarah Woodson

The Role of Transcription LSF in the Cell Cycle

Mentor: Professor Ula Hansen (Biology)