Towson University Undergraduate Resarch

Sorted by Department


Department of Art

The Extravagance of Eighteenth Century France

Jennifer A. Pastor

Department of Art

Faculty Sponsor: Dr Sandra Tatman

(2004)

Department of Biological Sciences

Do Alkaloids Play a Role in the Feeding Behavior of Gypsy Moth Larvae?

Nicole Arnold and Denise Williams

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Vonnie D.C. Shields

(2004)

NK4A and retinoblastoma gene promoter methylation, p16 and pRb protein expression, and SV40 detection in malignant mesothelioma

Daniel Bornman

Department of Biological Sciences

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Pathology

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Larry Wimmers

(2004)

Effects of Hydrin 2 on Cutaneous Electrical Properties of Rana

Dorothy A. Borowy

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Gerald D. Robinson

(2004)

How Are Storm Water Retention Ponds Affecting the Aquatic Landscape?

Jeffroy D. Broughton

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Joel W. Snodgrass

(2004)

Does Changing the Palatability of a Leaf Affect the Feeding Behavior of an Insect?

Kimberly Delauder

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Vonnie D.C. Shields

(2004)

The Process and Causes of Fledging in the House Wren

Sara N. Dellone

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. L. Scott Johnson

(2004)

A Test for Adaptive Manipulation of Offspring Sex in House Wrens

Brendan Gallagher, Robyn Milkie and Rachel Molinaro

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. L. Scott Johnson, Dr. Larry E. Wimmers and Dr. Brian Masters

(2004)

Are there performance tradeoffs between blacknose dace (Rhinichthys atratulus) from urban and rural streams?

Kirk Gastrich

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Jay Nelson

(2004)

Do Soil Conditions Affect Earthworm Species Composition?

Janelle Harris

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Jane Wolfson and Dr. Katalin Szlavecz, Johns Hopkins University

(2004)

Identification of the Human Cytomegalovirus US27-Encoded Glycoprotein

Jessika Kluth

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Barry Margulies

(2004)

Spiroplasma atrichopogonis sp. nov. (Mollicutes: Entomplasmatales: Spiroplasmataceae), from a Biting Midge (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)

R. Thomas Koerber

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Gail E. Gasparich

(2004)

Preventing Malaria: Combining Novel Methods to Develop a Vaccine.

Samuel Locoh-Donou

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Carol Berkower

(2004)

Selected Phytochemicals and Their Role in the Feeding Behavior of Gypsy Moth Larvae

Katherine Magruder

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Vonnie D.C. Shields

(2004)

Comparison Study of Fecundity and Size between Urban and Rural Blacknose Dace (Rhinichthys atratulus) Populations

Erika Monee' Mc Afee

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Joel Snodgrass

(2004)

Taxonomical Analysis of Subfamilies of Robber Flies (Diptera: Asilidae) Using Molecular Techniques

Stephen H. Page

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. Gail E. Gasparich, Dr. Aubrey Scarbrough

(2004)

Copulation and Cannibalism in Fishing Spiders Dolomedes triton (AranEae: PISAURIDAE)

Mojirayo Sarumi, Dr. Nancy Kreiter, and Amber Ehlman

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Jane Wolfson

(2004)

Explorations Into Taste: Neurophysiological Recordings of Gustatory Receptor Cells of Gypsy Moth, Lymantria dispar (L.)

Aubrey Siebert

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Vonnie D.C. Shields

(2004)

RNA Analysis of the Blacknose Dace (Rhinichthys atratulus): Urban and Rural Populations

Katie Smith and Elizabeth Tall

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Gail Gasparich

(2004)

The Effects of Lawn Care on Arthropod Diversity

Jennifer Stiltz

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. Jane Wolfson and Dr. Katalin Szlavecz, Johns Hopkins University

(2004)

Influence of Specimen Handling on Determination of Non-Polar Lipid Content of Fish

Brittany Trushel

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Joel Snodgrass

(2004)

Construction of a Self-Excisable Bacterial Artificial Chromosome of Wild -Type Human Cytomegalovirus

Pei-Jung Wu

Department of Biological Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Barry Margulies

(2004)

Department of Chemistry

Metals In Aquatic Invertebrates In Stormwater Retention Ponds In Suburban Maryland

Stephanie Atueyi

Department of Chemistry

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Ryan Casey

(2004)

Biological Particle Adhesions and Materials Characterization Using the Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometer (ICP-MS)

Michael Buck, Carolyne Gikunju

Departments of Chemistry and Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsors: Steven Lev, Amnon Birenzvige, David M. Schaefer

(2004)

Biogeochemistry of Iron-Bound Particulate Phosphorus Along the Salinity Gradient of the Patuxent River Estuary

Jenna Jandorf

Department of Chemistry

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Ryan Casey

(2004)

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Variability in African American English Use by School-Age Children: Task, Reading and Gender Influences

Kelsey Patterson

Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Eva Jackson Hester

(2004)

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Remote Access of a Pioneer Robot

Gleb Gudzenko and Shawn Lupoli

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Goran Trajkovski

(2004)

Deployment and Administration of WIFI and Bluetooth Wireless Networks for Robotic Communication

Jonathan Morgan and Vassilos Pirpiris

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. Goran Trajkovski and Dr. Darush Davani

(2004)

BrianStemTM-Based Mobile Robotics

Matthew Roberts, Daniel Stamate, and Brian Whitman

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. Goran Trajkovski, Dr. Darush Davani

(2004)

POPSICLE and Beyond

Daniel Stamate

Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. Goran Trajkovski, Dr. Darush Davani

(2004)

Department of Dance

The Cosmic Dance: Bharata Natyam

Jessica Hutchinson

Department of Dance

Faculty Sponsor: Ms. Jaye Knutson

(2004)

Department of Early Childhood Education

Maria Montessori and Montessori Education

Kate Brayton and Charlene Delinski

Department of Early Childhood Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Nancy W. Wiltz

(2004)

The High/Scope Preschool Curriculum

Tara Brown and Jamie Ragsdale

Department of Early Childhood Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Nancy W. Wiltz

(2004)

Head Start

Rebecca Daniel, Christina Usilton, and Erin Knott

Department of Early Childhood Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Nancy W. Wiltz

(2004)

Maria Montessori and Montessori Education

Charlene Delinski and Kate Brayton

Department of Early Childhood Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Nancy W. Wiltz

(2004)

The Bank Street Approach to Early Education

Samantha Dimes, Shannon Kelly, and Karin Singman

Department of Early Childhood Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Nancy W. Wiltz

(2004)

Reggio Emilia

Cory Ferrari and Janet O'Brien

Department of Early Childhood Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Nancy W. Wiltz

(2004)

Department of Economics

An Inquiry into the Costs Imposed by Legislative Involvement in the Administration of Defined Benefit Pension Plans

Benjamin A. Tisdale

Department of Economics

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Howard Baetjer

(2004)

The Impact of the Intercounty Connector on Property Values in Montgomery County, MD

Braedyn Woodring

Department of Economics

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Melissa Groves

(2004)

Department of Electronic Media and Film

Dinner: Advanced 16 mm Film Production

Chia-Yi Lin

Department of Electronic Media and Film

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. G.T. Keplinger

(2004)

Department of Elementary Education

Stay on Track with Math Facts

Mary Chorman, Sarah Barnes, Sarah Thorne, Kristina Rochetti, Sarah Loder, Amy Metger, Erin Leaf, Emily Moss, Lewis Poole, Laura Gardner, Carolyn Erwin, Andrea McGarry, Lori Scheps, Pam Schmier, Nakeesha Trammel, and Sara Woodfield

Department of Elementary Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Morna McDermott McNulty

(2004)

Developing Understanding of Diversity

Lis Miller

Department of Elementary Education

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Jane Neapolitan

(2004)

Department of Mass Communication Studies

Analysis Of Common Media Images Of Female Athletes

Oluyemisi Adekunle, Sarah Dumansky, Sarah Thuman, Dana Warsop

Department of Mass Communications and Communication Studies

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Sean Baker

(2004)

Department of Mathematics

Baltimore County "Ground Water Resource Evaluations"

Jennifer Zeigenfuse, Renee Simeon, Alozie Nwoko, Amanda Bayliss, Adam Durana, Kristin Siefarth, and Michael Stephen

Department of Mathematics

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Andrew Engel

(2004)

Department of Nursing

The Effects of an Extended Period of Mental Arithmetic on Response-Locked Electroencephalographic Activity

Jennifer Wade

Department of Nursing

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Karla Kubitz

(2004)

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Abstinence vs. Protection

Branden Bergeron, Kristen Bohner, Stephanie Bowen, Laura Stockdale, Stephanie Quinter

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Kathy Murphy

(2004)

Spiritual Wellness in College Students

Sabrina Brown, Jenna Schroeder, Danielle White

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Faculty Sponsor: Ms. Renee Bookoff

(2004)

Diet vs. exercise: Which is More Effective in Maintaining Wellness?

Theresa Davis, Rachel Rosner, Kristen Schroeder

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Faculty Sponsor: Ms. Renee Bookoff

(2004)

Are Eating Disorders in College Students Caused by the Media?

Hugo Eraso, Sara Javerbaum, Lisa Oldak and Meghan Wilson

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Faculty Sponsor: Ms. Kathy Murphy

(2004)

Eating Disorders in College Students

Lauren Frederick, Stephanie Pazornik, Carrie Rizer

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Faculty Sponsor: Mrs. Rene Bookoff

(2004)

On Campus Nutrition

Becky Grossman, Alyssa Preis, Tiffany Robert, Allison Schanberger, and Lindsay Waterworth

Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science

Faculty Sponsor: Ms. Kathy Murphy

(2004)

Department of Physics Astronomy and Geosciences

Nanolithography Using An Atomic Force Microscope

Adekunle Adeyinka, Dale Smith, Andrew Smyth

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. David Schaefer

(2004)

Estimation of the Boltzmann Constant (k) and a Centigrade Value for Absolute Zero (0K) using Analysis of Johnson Noise in a Circuit

Nestor Ashbery and Edward A. Davis

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Advisor: Dr. David Schaefer

(2004)

Determining the Mechanical Properties of Non-Carbon Nanotubes Using the Atomic Force Microscope

Erin Hoalcraft

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. David Schaefer

(2004)

Wind Tunnel Measurements of Lift and Drag Forces on Airfoils

Robert Kennedy, Matt Mondich, and John Vollmer

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. David M. Schaefer

(2004)

Rare Earth Element and Trace Element Investigation of the Minerals within the Loch Raven Schist

Francis McCubbin

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Steven Lev

(2004)

The Geological Character of the Upper Devonian Appalachian Mountain Belt

Maritza Mejias

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Jon K. Filer

(2004)

Pb-Pb Dating of Metamorphic Garnets from the Maryland Piedmont

Emily Neral

Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Steven Lev

(2004)

Measurement of Photo-Induced Resistance Change in Thin Films

Mason Overby

Department of Physics, Astronomy, and Geosciences

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. David Schaefer, Dr. M. Raj Rajeswari

(2004)

Department of Political Science

Clearing Hugo: Justice Hugo L. Black and the KKK

Joseph Esmont, Pamela Martin

Department of Political Science

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Cynthia Cates

(2004)

Europe, the United States and International Trade

John Ross

Department of Political Science

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Alison McCartney

(2004)

Department of Psychology

Evaluations of Interventions for Autism: Family Perspectives

Lisa Libster

Department of Psychology

Faculty Sponsors: Dr. Jean Ayers, Dr. Bahl-Long

(2004)

Using Social Stories to Increase Appropriate Social Skills in a Child with a Pervasive Developmental Disorder

Kathryn Shoemaker

Department of Psychology

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Jean Ayers

(2004)

Objective Information and Social Comparison Seeking

Ethan Zell

Department of Psychology

Faculty sponsor: Dr. Justin Buckingham

(2004)

Department of Renaissance and Medieval Studies

The Regent and the Fool: Friendship and fellowship

Rachel Johnson

Department of Renaissance and Medieval Studies

Faculty Sponsor: Dr. F. Newman

(2004)

Department of Theatre Arts

Henry V: The Warrior Project

Katie Barth

Department of Theatre Arts

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Robyn Quick

(2004)


Last Updated July 11, 2004.