2019 Student Research Conference:
32nd Annual Student Research Conference

Program

Program-At-A-Glance

8:00 am • BH & MC Lobbies
Continental Breakfast

Complementary refreshments and conference program books are available in the Baldwin Hall and McClain Lobbies at 8:00 am. Registration is not required for session attendance and the entire campus community is invited and encouraged to attend.


8:30-10:00 • BH 219
SESSION 104
Oral Paper -
Interdisciplinary: African-American Studies

Presiding: Barb Forsythe

8:45

104 - 2  TAELOR H. FORD
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

The Dimensions of Oppression on the Black American Woman

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9:00

104 - 3  GEORGIETTE BONNEY-KWOFIE
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Discrimination Between “Old” African Americans and the “New” African Immigrants

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9:45

104 - 6  JASMINE C. JAQUESS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

The Angry Black Woman Complex

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8:30-10:00 • BH 241
SESSION 105
Oral Paper -
English I

Presiding: Katie Holtmeyer

8:30

105 - 1  MORGAN P. KEMP
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Drugs and Gender in Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s The Yellow Wallpaper

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8:45

105 - 2  SATIAH R. DUVAL
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Addressing the "Monster" in the Room: The Importance of Discussing Drugs and Other Taboo Topics in the Classroom

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9:00

105 - 3  DANYELLE N. MORKISZ
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Overmedication and Drug Ethics: Analyzing the Use of Soma in Huxley’s Brave New World

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9:15

105 - 4  DALANEY D. PLOTT
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Addiction, Criminality, and Masculinity within the Gothic Tradition in Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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9:30

105 - 5  ABYGAYLE F. ADAMS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

The Liberation of Opium Use in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
 

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9:45

105 - 6  EMILY B. SCHAEFFLER
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

 

Looking at Two Memoirs: David and Nic Sheff’s Family and Drug Addiction

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10:00 - 10:15 am • BH & MC Lobbies
Break

Complimentary refreshment breaks will be held in the main lobbies of Baldwin Hall and McClain Hall.


10:15-11:45 • BH 114
SESSION 202
Oral Paper -
Interdisciplinary: Psychology

Presiding: Dr. Katie Judd

11:00

202 - 4  ABBY WALKER
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Socioeconomic Status and Child Development

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10:15-11:45 • BH 241
SESSION 205
Oral Paper -
English II

Presiding: Taylor Jokerst

10:15

205 - 1  JULIE H. NORINGRIIS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Psychedelics and Liberation in Aldous Huxley’s Island

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10:30

205 - 2  JOEL W. BRUMFIELD
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Cocaine and Personality Transformation in Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

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10:45

205 - 3  RYAN J. SCHULTZ
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

The Spiral Staircase: House of Leaves as Allegory for Drug Addiction

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11:00

205 - 4  DANIEL P. JENNINGS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Tell Me the Dreams in Wonderland Smoke

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11:15

205 - 5  ANNA M. SHUKIS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Patriarchy and Religion in Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus

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10:15-11:45 • BH 251
SESSION 206
Oral Paper -
English III

Presiding: Sarah Muir

10:15

206 - 1  PATRICK M. PARDO♦
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

From Silence to Voice: Kambili’s Coming-of-Age in Purple Hibiscus

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10:30

206 - 2  SIDNEY SHIELDS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

 Agha Shahid Ali's Feminist Poems: "Snowmen" and "Story of a Silence"

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10:45

206 - 3  DALANEY D. PLOTT
Dr. Christine Harker, Faculty Mentor

The Interconnectedness of the Female Power Domains of Maternity and Language in Margaret Atwood’s “Spelling”

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11:00

206 - 4  ZOIE PEARSON♦
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

A Feminist Analysis of Tsitsi Dangarembga’s Nervous Conditions

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11:15

206 - 5  JESSICA TILLER
Dr. Royce Kallerud, Faculty Mentor

Poetic (Im)Personalism in Gary Snyder's Mountains and Rivers Without End

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11:30

206 - 6  MAURA C. SHIMMENS
Dr. Sarah Mohler, Faculty Mentor

Cognitive Poetry

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10:15-11:45 • MC 208
SESSION 207
Oral Paper -
English Education II

Presiding: Dr. Rebecca Dierking

11:00

207 - 4  STEPHANIE N. FOX♦
Dr. Summer Pennell, Dr. Barbara Price, and Dr. Jamie D'Agostino, Faculty Mentors

Enhancing Student-Teacher Communication with Dialogic Journals

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11:45 am - 12:00 pm • BH Lobby
Break

Complimentary refreshment break will be held in the main lobby of Baldwin Hall.


12:00 - 1:15 pm • BH 102
Plenary Session

Opportunities and Challenges in Interdisciplinary Research and Collaboration

Dr. Stacia Dreyer Assistant Research Professor School for the Future of Innovation in Society at Arizona State University


1:15 - 1:30 pm • BH & MC Lobbies
Break

Complimentary refreshment breaks will be held in the main lobbies of Baldwin Hall and McClain Hall.


1:30-3:00 • BH 212
SESSION 303
Oral Paper -
Interdisciplinary: Women's & Gender Studies

Presiding: Dr. Monica Barron

1:30

303 - 1  MADELINE D. JONES
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

The Importance of Diversity in Classroom Literature

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2:00

303 - 3  ISABELLE K. JOLLEY
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Gender Discrimination in the Workplace

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2:15

303 - 4  GRACE M. WOODLAND
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Gender Inequality in the Workplace

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2:30

303 - 5  JANET LEMUS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

How Men are Restricted by Masculinity

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2:45

303 - 6  SHUKURU MAMBO
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Race and Gender Discrimination in the Psychotherapy Profession

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1:30-3:00 • BH 241
SESSION 305
Oral Paper -
English IV

Presiding: Alan Smith

1:30

305 - 1  ALLYSON R. BOONE
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Using Cognitve Theory to Illuminate the Alienation within Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh

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1:45

305 - 2  PETER B. HO
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Society as a Lie: The Language, Structure, and Purpose of Naked Lunch

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2:00

305 - 3  EMILY N. CONNOR
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Self-Estrangment and Meaninglessness in Trainspotting

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2:15

305 - 4  SATIAH R. DUVAL
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Voice and Identity: Captives of Colonialism in Chimamanda Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus

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2:30

305 - 5  JULIE H. NORINGRIIS
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Powerful and Powerless Women: Sex as a Source of Empowerment and Exploitation in Adichie’s Half of a Yellow Sun 

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2:45

305 - 6  MADISON L. PUGH
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

The Human Condition as Told by an Anthropomorphic Horse: Love and Loneliness in Netflix's Bojack Horseman 

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1:30-3:00 • BH 251
SESSION 306
Oral Paper -
English V

Presiding: Rowen Conry

1:30

306 - 1  SYDNEY N. RUFFIN
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

How to Explore a Visual Novel: Creating a Methodology for Future Academic Study

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1:45

306 - 2  ADERINSOLA O. ADESIDA
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Where Salih meets Adichie: The Postcolonial Goth in Contemporary African Literature

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2:15

306 - 4  BETHANY R. SPITZMILLER
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Colonialism and Father Figures in Nervous Conditions and Purple Hibiscus

 

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2:30

306 - 5  MADALENE H. DAVIS♦
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

A Postcolonial Analysis of Agha Shahid Ali’s “The Dacca Gauzes” and “After Seeing Kozintsev’s King Lear in Delhi”

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2:45

306 - 6  LARISSA P. MRASEK
Dr. Hena Ahmad, Faculty Mentor

Explications of Ta-Nehisi Coates' Essays and Pervasiveness of White Supremacy 

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3:00 - 4:30 pm • Student Union - Georgian Room
All-Conference Reception

A conference-wide reception will be held in the Student Union Building from 3:00-4:30 pm. The entire campus community is invited to attend to help honor and celebrate the scholarly and creative achievements of all students presenters and faculty mentors.


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