Biological Sciences Senior Thesis Presentations Dec. 20 and 21

Dec. 19, 2017

 Biological Sciences Senior Thesis Presentations Dec. 20 and 21
Presentations will be taking place this Wednesday and Thursday

The Department of Biological Sciences in the College of Arts & Sciences invites the Webster University community to attend their student senior thesis presentations Wednesday, Dec. 20, and Thursday Dec. 21. The talks will take place in Browning Hall, ISB room 160.

Scheduled times, presenters and topics of talks:

Wednesday, Dec. 20

9:30 a.m.  Emma Weidman  Seasonal differentiation of Lonicera japonica's invasive properties on Arabidopsis thaliana

10:00 a.m. Holly Goergen Effects of Endurance Running on Cortisol in Athletes
10:30 a.m. Alyssa Feldewert Social Effects on Work Efficiency and Behavioral Stochasticity in P. occidentalis
11:00 a.m. Ben Clewell Effect of Environment and Food Source on Aggression and Hydrocarbon Profiles in Pogonomyrmex occidentalis
11:30 a.m. Leah Heath The Effect of Single-Nucleotide Polymorphisms on the Susceptibility of Multiple Sclerosis
12:00 p.m. Break for Lunch
1:00 p.m. Stephanie Seidel The Effects of Binaural Auditory Beats on the Reduction of Stress and Blood Pressure
1:30 p.m. Kayla Dye The Effect of Sulforaphane on Human Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Cells
2:00 p.m. Kelsey Hausmann A Study of Learning and Memory Using Western Harvester Ants

Thursday, Dec. 21

10:30 a.m. Emily Holcomb Effects of Sevoflurane on the Microtubule Associated Protein, Tau, in PC-12 Cells
11:00 a.m. Tessa Johanning Effect of Ethanol and Epinephrine on Glycogen Concentration in a Mouse Muscle Cell Line
11:30 a.m. Katlyn Garza The Effects of Isoflurane and Cinnamon on S.cerevisiae
12:00 p.m. Break for Lunch
1:00 p.m. Matt Rosti ATP Release from Red Blood Cells in Hypoxic and Hypercapnic Environments
1:30 p.m. Shandrea White The Effects of Sevoflurane on PC12 Cells
2:00 p.m. Olivia Renkins Identifying Carnivores with Craniometrics
2:30 p.m. Miranda Loeffler The Effects of Light and Color Cues on Western Harvester Ant Foraging Behavior
3:00 p.m. Dakota DeFreitas Progressive Resistance Training and its Effect on Throwing Velocity in College Aged Baseball Players

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