Alumni

Recent URAP Alumni

Sarah Ahlbrand ('12)
Mentor: Dr. Steven Powers, Biology
Project: Testing Coalescent Theory with the Fishes of the Tennessee and Cumberland River Drainages

Margaret Anderson ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Julie Lyon, Business Administration
Project: Improving Workforce Diversity through Targeted Recruitment Techniques

Heather Anthony ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Jack Steehler, Director of Institutional Research
Project: Guided Inquiry Learning with Gas Chromatography/Mass Spectrometry

John "Timmy" Balint ('11)
Mentor: Dr. Durell Bouchard, Computer Science
Project: Estimating Emotional State Using a Nintendo Wii Remote

Daniel Ballou ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Rama Balasubramanian, Physics
Project: Synthesis and Characterization of Nanophase Iron Oxides Using Spectroscopic Techniques

Peter-Philip Booth ('11)
Mentor: Dr. Gary Hollis
Project: Synthesis of Multi-Fluorinated Monomers for Use in Novel Polymers

Julia Boudrye ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Denise R. Friedman, Psychology
Project: The Impact of Technology on Cognitive and Social Skills

Brent Cox ('11)
Mentor: Dr. Julie Lyon, Business Administration
Project: A Marketing Perspective on Workforce Diversity using Targeted Recruitment Techniques

Sophie Huemer ('11)
Mentor: Dr. Heath Brown, Public Affairs
Project: Public Opinion Surveys

Jeremy Johnson ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Vernon Miller, Chemistry
Project: Reactions of Amine Iodoboranes with Carbon-Carbon and Carbon-Oxygen Double Bonds

Jasmine Koehn ('09)
Mentor: Dr. Whitney Leeson, History
Project: Archaeological Investigations of the Tanyard House

Katherine Kurtessis ('11)
Mentor: Dr. M. Ivonne Wallace Fuentes, History
Project: South American Moderns in the Twentieth Century

Emily Looze ('08)
Mentor: Dr. Vernon Miller, Chemistry
Project: Separation and Purification of Boron Compounds

Lea Lumpkin ('09)
Mentor: Dr. Gregory Weiss, Sociology
Project: Student Attitudes about Issues in Medical Ethics

Roy McKenzie ('10)
Mentor: Dr. Paul Hinlicky, Religion & Philosophy
Project: Lutheran Studies

Kayla Muncy ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Timothy Johann, Biochemistry
Project: Relationships between structure and function in biological molecules

Alex Munro (‘10)
Mentor: Dr. Elizabeth Bachelder, Fine Arts
Project: What's Behind the Performance?

Amanda Newman ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Denise R. Friedman, Psychology
Project: The impact of Technology on Cognitive and Social Skills

Steven Nunnally ('10)
Mentor: Dr. Durell Bouchard, Computer Science
Project: Interactive Visual Information Systems

Caitlin O'Callaghan ('09)
Mentor: Dr. Brooks Crozier, Biology
Project: Bacterial Source Tracking in Surface Water

Kathleen Ouyang ('13)
Mentor: Dr. Mark Miller, History
Project: History of Roanoke College

Megan Poore ('09)
Mentor: Dr. Curt Camac, Psychology
Project: Decision Making in Social Dilemmas

Julie Recher ('09)
Mentor: Dr. Chris Buchholz, Psychology
Project: What do Music, Love, and Humor have in Common?

Beth See ('09)
Mentor: Dr. Todd Peppers, Public Affairs
Project: Rules and Norms for Hiring Law Clerks

Danielle Shiley ('10)
Mentor: Dr. Roland Minton, Mathematics
Project: Calculus Textbook Development

John Stang ('13)
Mentor: Dr. John Selby, History
Project: Civil War History

Paul Vines ('12)
Mentor: Dr. Rama Balasubramanian, Physics
Project: Synthesis and Characterization of Nanophase Iron Oxides Using Spectroscopic Techniques

Sydney Webb ('11)
Mentor: Dr. Marilee Ramesh, Biology
Project: Characterization of DNA Elements in the Coprinus cinerus Genome Project

Emma Wilson ('11)
Mentor: Dr. Heath Brown, Public Affairs
Project: Public Opinion Surveys

 

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