Natural Science Seminar Series: Fall 2002


September 16, 2002

An Investigation of a New Method of Phthalate Extraction Using Acrodisc Filters
Julianna DaFrota
Mentor: John Brock

A Study of the Bluebird Nest Boxes at Warren Wilson College
Doug Lane
Mentor: Lou Weber

September 23, 2002

The Effect of Two Phthalates on the Development of Zebrafish, Danio rerio
Ava Ferguson
Mentor: Jeff Holmes

September 30, 2002

Guest Seminar: Panel Discussion on teaching science

October 7, 2002

Impact of Warren Wilson Farm on Water Quality of two Campus Streams before Restoration
Naomi Ndavu
Mentor: Mark Brenner

Analysis of the ingredients of Dong Quai, Angelica Sinensis
Choong Teow
Mentor: Dean Kahl

October 28, 2002

Monster in a Box: Motivation and Investigation of a Mathematics Problem.
Faculty Seminar: Dr. Evan Wantland
Mathematics Department

November 4, 2002

Seroprevalence of Horses for Sarcocystis neurona in WNC
Allison Annino
Mentor: Jeff Holmes

Changes in Social Behavior of the Mantled Howler Monkey (Alouatta palliata) due to Infant Presence
Hughes Sanders
Mentor: Robert Eckstein

November 11, 2002

Graduate Opportunities in Biomedical and other Fields.
Guest Seminar: Dr. James Schenk
Washington State University

November 18, 2002

The Presence and Concentration of Aldicarb in Juvenile American Alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in three Contrasting Florida Lakes
Justin Conley
Mentor: John Brock

Electrical Characteristics of WWC Photovoltaic Golf Cart Charging Station
Sam Frueh
Mentor: Don Collins

November 25, 2002

Fabric Dyes in the Asheville Sewage Treatment System
Kirkdale Guy
Mentor: John Brock

December 2, 2002

Effects of Decreased Deworming in the WWC Beef Cattle Herd
Alice Baker
Mentor: Jeff Holmes

Analysis of PCBs and Chlorinated Pesticides in the Eggs of Common Terns (Sterna hirundo) Nesting on Islands in the Gulf of Maine
Meg Harper
Mentors: John Brock and Lou Weber