Fall 2014 Program of Events


Professor David Dees 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Student Lounge

Poster Presentations

11:00 a.m - 12:15 p.m. Student Lounge

Name Poster
Miranda Abel-Little Why is Homeschooling better?
Cheyenne Bohrer Secure Attachment
Sara Conricote The Effects of Reading to Your Child from a Young Age
Jessica Crockett Importance Of Game Play In PreSchool
Scott A Dickey The Importance of Secure Attachment
Anne Hammel Co-Sleeping
Marshonda Jaap Why should I send my child to preschool?
Brittny Kosinski Father-centered Parenting
Christina McFarland Authoritative Parenting Communication and Children
Kaitlyn Meister Parental Influence: Moral Development in Children
Krysta Peregrin Parental Depression & the Effects on Child Behavior
Pamela Pierce What's up with that?
Dakota Porter Preschool
Lola Sheppard Parenting Styles
Nancy Shew Communicating With Your Teen
Tracye  Skinner Boomerang Parenting
Victoria Spencer Best Practices in Parent-Child Relations
Taylor Thomas How does eating at the table affect adolescent behavior?
Jarred Walker Helicopter Parenting
Taylor Wolfe Benefits of Taking a Family Vacation

Oral Presentations

12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. Library

Name Topic
Nicholas Avila Understanding the Terra Preta
Jacob Boles The Archaeology of Troy: Truth Behind Myth
Stacia Demuysere What Does it Take to Graduate?
Daniel Koehler Developing First-Generation College Students: The Challenges and Rewards of First Generation Students
Clint Whitehair The Ideal Roman: Aeneas and the Arts of Rome
Sara Yurcho Gods, Morality, and the Ultimate Downfall of Troy

Oral Presentations

2:00 p.m. -3:15 p.m. Library

Name Topic
Adam Shonce Organic over Everything
Alexus McCoy Human Responses
Heidi Woolweaver The Acute Effects of Caffeine has on the Anxiety Levels of Older Female and Male College Students.
Pamela Pierce What's up with that?
Brittney Ridgway How Our Four-Legged Friends Affect Our Lives
Alyshia Coil Self-esteem, Affection, and Love of Reading
Caleb Huffman Health and Happiness: A Demonstration Using 3 Statistical Techniques
Cameron Brinker Adolescent Minds, Masculinity, and Self-Confidence

Poster Presentations

3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Student Lounge

Name Topic
Autumn Baugher, Ashley Lee, and Emily Ward How Positive Outcomes are Achieved: Children with Autism and Typical Developing Children in an Inclusive Preschool Environment
Sylvia Cintron, Angela Ruthrauff, and Jessica Sands Improving ADHA with Diet and Exercise
Joey-Lynn Corfee, Sierra Hull, and Paige Mountz Importance of Game Play in Pre-School
Autumn DeVille, Tora Wilson, and Kathy Wisnyai Improving Social Interaction in Children with Autism during the Elementary School Years
Brittany Gamble, McKenzie Patterson, and Ellen Rose How does poverty effect students, in kindergarten through second grade, with dyslexia?
Morgan Grimm Vaccines
Rebekah Kellner Environmental Effects of Surface and Subsurface Mining
Daniel Koehler, Nicole Morgan, and Nicholas Tarolli Bullying in Pre-School
Claire Lukachick Windows to Life: Karst Formation, Importance, Human Impacts, and Conservation
Jessica Noble, Allegra Teleha, Mand Marissa Schaffer The Ice Age of Imaging: Renal Cryoablation
Ryan O'Donnell Divorce And It's Effects On The Parent- Child Relationship
Karla Vrable and Brandy Ogg MBI
Jena Walton Disciplining Children
Patricia Wilms Grandparent Role with Grandchildren
Stacie Ciminelli The Foot Steps of Tomorrow: Parenting Techniques

Oral Presentations

3:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.  Library 

Name Topic
Nicholas Altman Effects of and Variations in the Functionality and Structure of Hierarchies
Mariana Bonish The use of College Mentors in Changing Perception of Healthy Eating among Appalachian Adolescents
Gabrielle Doran Cervantes and the Brave Don Quixote
Katie Miggo Medieval Marriages
Samuel Powers Beowulf and Norse Warrior Culture
Genna Sink Postpartum Depression and its Effects on Parent Child Relationships
Heather Sutherin The Role of Negative Emotions in Homer's Iliad