2009

 

 

Anderson ’10, Katelyn:Addiction Recovery Management Service Program (John Kelly, MGH-Harvard Center for Addiction Medicine), Hoffman Fellowships for Independent Research.

Babatunde ’11, Victor: Summer Internship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer (Howard Scher, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center), Hughes Fellowships for Independent Research in the Sciences.

Baker ’12, Nazsa: Human Neural Stem Cells (Nilzar Suayah, University of Medicine and Dentistry, NJ), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Bardhi ’12, Arjada: The Challenges of the Era of Commercialization in Albania (Perlat Sula, Opportunity Albania), Stangle Grants for Research in Economics and Law.

Bernier ’11, Katherine: Testing the Hypothesis that Lead Binds to Metallothionein (Rachel Austin, Chemistry), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Bok ’10, Jared:Institutions and the Economy (Francesco Duina, Sociology), Summer Research Apprenticeships.

Booth ’10, Edwin: On the Acid Western (Steven Dillon, English), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Born ’10, Erik: Modal Dynamics of a Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser with Optical Feedback(Hong Lin, Physics), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Boyer ’10, Samuel: Buddhism Philosophy: Theory and Practice (Margaret Drescher, Windhorse Farm, Nova Scotia), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Byers ’10, Barbara: Arts Immersion in Indonesia, Phillips Fellowship for Cross-Cultural Exploration.

Cader ’11, M. Masid: Ethics in Apparel: An Investigation into MAS Holdings’ Sustainable Practices and Its Effect on Sri Lankan Women and their Communities (Chandi Abeygunawardene, MAS Capital Ltd, Sri Lanka), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Carlton ’10, Annie: The Effect of Low-Dose Arsenic Exposure on the Development of Type II Diabetes(Rebecca Sommer, Biology), Beckman Scholarship for Research in Science.

Castro ’10, Carlos:Paleostress Analysis of Mesozoic Fractures and Basalt Dikes, Mt. Washington Region, NH (J. Dykstra Eusden, Geology), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Chung ’11, Harry: Galactic Dark Matter Signature on the Cosmic Microwave Background Radiation(Eric Wollman, Physics), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Diker ’12, Furkan: The Evolution of Turkish Cartoons in Relation to the New Turkish Constitution in 1961(Salih Memecan, Turkish Cartoonist), Hoffman Fellowships for Independent Research.

Djugostran ’11, Vitalie: Financial Infrastructure Development in Russia (David Aschauer, Economics), Hoffman Fellowships for Independent Research and Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Evans-Brown ’09, Samuel: Telling the “Lewiston Story”: A Cultural Analysis of Somali Secondary Migration to Lewiston, ME (Heather Lindkvist, Anthropology), Summer Research Apprenticeships.

Frisbie ’10, Chad: Biking the Ring Road: Rethinking the Icelandic Landscape, Otis Fellowship for the Exploration of Individuals, Societies, and the Environment.

Gallo ’09, Miranda: Characterization of Novel GluR5/6/7 IR Cell Group in Central Pattern Generator of the Buccal Ganglia in the Pond Snail, Helisoma trivolvis (Nancy Kleckner, Biology), Beckman Scholarship for Research in Science.

Garber ’10, Peter: Increasing the Efficiency of the Raman Spectroscopy and Atomic Force Microscopy Equipment.

Gardner ’10, J. Patrick: Paleostress Analysis of Mesozoic Fractures and Basalt Dikes, Mt. Washington Region, NH (J. Dykstra Eusden, Geology), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Ghita ’12, Cosmin: Investigation Causes of Political Apathy in Romania’s Youth (Áslaug Ásgeirsdóttir, Politics), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Gilmon 10, Alicia: Pluck: A History of Hair Removal in America (Rebecca Herzig, Women and Gender Studies), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Giroux ’11, Justin: An Infrared Spectroscopic Study of the Surface Chemistry of Cadmium Selenide(Joshua Henry, Chemistry), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Guilford ’10, Samuel: The End of the World: From Apocalypse and Nuclear Armageddon to Posthumanity and Ecocide (Denis Sweet, German), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Harris ’11, Carolyn: Long Term Records of Nearshore Foodweb Dynamics in the Gulf of Maine(Beverly Johnson, Geology), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Joyce ’10, Christopher: Robert Kennedy and the Civil Rights Movement (Hilmar Jensen, III, History), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Julian ’10, Brendan: Manifestations and Philosophy of Capoeira in Bahia, Brazil (Eduardo David de Oliveica, Federal University of Bahia, Brazil), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Kaluba ’10, Chomba: Using Art to Fight Poverty and Empower Children of Guatemala, Phillips Fellowship for Cross-Cultural Exploration.

Karakus ’11, Mert: The Role of Religious Rules in Modern Finance: The Growth and the Regulation of Islamic Banking (Daniel Riera-Crichton, Economics), Hoffman Research Support Grants and Stangle Grants for Research in Economics and Law.

Karamatullah ’10, Emaan: An Analysis of Executive Compensation and Shareholder Wealth (Carl Schwinn, Economics), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Kilbride ’10, Madison: A Relational Approach to Speech Perception (Mark Okrent, Philosophy),Ruggles Scholarship for Pre-Thesis Research.

Kong ’10, Lina:Collaborative Project with Research Group at University of Maine to Develop Catalysts to Convert Wood Waste into Fuels (Rachel Austin, Chemistry), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Lee ’10, Julia: Internship with Cornell University Migrant Farmworker Program (Mary Jo Dudley, Cornell Farmworker Program), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Liljestrand ’11, Jennelle: Learning and Emotional Assessment (Brian Willoughby, Massachusetts General Hospital), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Loopesko ’10, William: Yukon Bound: Documenting the Passage and Presence of Humans in The Last Great Wilderness, Otis Fellowship for the Exploration of Individuals, Societies, and the Environment.

Mangar ’11, Joanna: Identification of Cis-Acting Elements Involved in Translational Regulation of Ribosomal Proteins in Diverse Bacteria (Paula Schlax, Chemistry), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

McClellan ’09, Lisa: AIRS: Advanced Interdisciplinary Research in Singing (Annabel Cohen, University of Prince Edward Island), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

McIntrye ’10, Jean: Numerical Simulation of Single Nuclear Spins in Diamond (Lilian Childress, Physics), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants

Milholland ’10, Russell:
Yukon Bound: Documenting the Passage and Presence of Humans in The Last Great Wilderness, Otis Fellowship for the Exploration of Individuals, Societies, and the Environment.

Mohandas ’10, Anita: Political Rhetoric in the Supreme Court: The Use of the ‘Ideograph’ to Sustain American Judicial Ideology (Stephanie Kelley-Romano, Rhetoric), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Moschitto ’11, Matthew: Developing New Techniques for Fabricating, Characterizing, and Manipulating Plasmonic Nanostructures.

Nawreen ’11, Nawshaba: Investigating the Effect of BRAC’s Ultra Poor Program on Parental Decisions Regarding Child Schooling and Child Labor (Sved Hashemi, BRAC Development Institute, Dhaka, Bangladesh), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Nguyen ’10, Ngoc Bich Tram: Optimal Stopping and Maximizing Expected Profits in Fishery Management for the Case of Vietnamese Catfish Farming (Michael Murray, Economics), Tanaka Memorial Foundation Grant for Research Travel in Asia.

Nunes ’11, Stephen: The IMF Bailout in Pakistan: Investigating Its Roots and Exploring Its Consequences (Michael Murray, Economics), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

O’Brien ’11, Sean: Iron and Small RNA Regulation of Biofilm Determinant Genes in Aggregatibacteractinomycetemcomitans (Frank Scannapieco, SUNY Buffalo School of Dental Medicine), Hughes Fellowships for Independent Research in the Sciences.

Okano ’11, Lauren: Exploring Tourism through a Different Lens (Elke Morris, Art and Visual Culture), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Palombo ’10, Nola: Modal Dynamics of a Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser with Optical Feedback (Hong Lin, Physics), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Pender-Cudlip ’10, Marilla: Reaction Mechanisms of Metalloenzymes that Catalyze the Oxidation of Alkanes (Rachel Austin, Chemistry), Beckman Scholarship for Research in Science.

Rashkov ’11, Michael:Fighting the Crisis: Bulgaria’s Response to the World Economic Downturn, 2008-09 (David Aschauer, Economics), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Reilly ’10, Katherine: Playful Learning and Cortisol Levels in a Preschool Population (Georgia Nigro, Psychology), Summer Research Apprenticeships.

Rodgers ’09, Winthrop: Vietnamese Digital Image Retouching (Trian Nguyen, Art and Visual Culture), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Roebuck ’10, Hannah: Streamwater Chemistry and Nutrient Loading to Lake Sunapee, NH (Holly Ewing, Environmental Studies), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Roy ’11, Amrita: Developing a Fiber-Optic Experiment for Advanced Teaching Laboratory (Hong Lin, Physics), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Sinisgalli ’10, Scott: Analysis of Understanding about Vitamin D Deficiency and Treatment within the B Street Patient Population, Lewiston, ME (Karen Palin, Biology), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Smeltzer ’10, Benjamin: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Studies of Single Nuclear Spins in Diamond(Lilian Childress, Physics), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Su ’12, Angela: Testing the Hypothesis that Lead Binds to Metallothionein (Rachel Austin, Chemistry), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Tan ’11, Lirong: Economics Well Being of China’s Minorities (Margaret Maurer-Fazio, Economics), Summer Research Apprenticeships.

Vashakidze ’11, Ketevan: Economics of Copyright Law (James Hughes, Economics), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Willemsen, C. Challen: The Effect of Non-Native Tree Species on Orchid Populations in Guatemala City (Holly Ewing, Environmental Studies), Hughes Fellowships for Independent Research in the Sciences.

Villahermosa ’11, Sasha: Testing the Hypothesis that Lead Binds to Metallothionein (Rachel Austin, Chemistry), INBRE Student-Faculty Research Grants in Biology and Biochemistry.

Webber ’11, Kaitlin: The Tradition of Sustainability: Folklore and Organic Farming in Scotland, Otis Fellowship for the Exploration of Individuals, Societies, and the Environment.

Wong ’11, Mi Shan:
Internship at the Malaysian Institute of Economic Research (Lee Kim Bian, Malaysian Institute of Economic Research), Stangle Grants for Research in Economics and Law.

Woolworth ’10, Nathalie: Green Gold: Soy as a Food and Industry in Argentina (Loring Danforth, Anthropology), Hoffman Research Support Grants.

Yan ’11, Tianjiao: Economics Well Being of China’s Minorities (Margaret Maurer-Fazio, Economics), Summer Research Apprenticeships.

Zhang ’10, Alexia: The Marine Rosetta Stone: Oceanic Moorings Help Translate Clam-Growth Patterns to Ecosystem Drivers (William Ambrose, Biology), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.

Zhang ’10, Alexia: Localizing Glutamate Receptor Subunits in the Central Nervous System of the Pond Snails, Helisoma trivolvis and Biomphalaria glabrata (Nancy Kleckner, Biology), Hughes Student-Faculty Research Grants.