Current Schedule


Natural Science Undergraduate Research Sequence Fall 2017

All talks will be held in Jensen 303 at 4:00 pm unless otherwise noted

September 18, 2017

Structural Integrity of Hempcrete versus Traditional Wall Materials
Jack Canter
Committee: Liesl Erb, Mary Bulan, Amy Knisley

Analyzing grey dove oyster mushroom spawn fruit number under different sanitation treatments as grown on used coffee grounds and paper towels
Erin Moore
Committee: Mark Brenner, Liesl Erb, Jeff Holmes

September 25, 2017

Examination of Possible Spider Interactions with Calycanthus floridus
Tayla Clark
Committee: Amy Boyd, Liesl Erb, Alisa Hove

Using historical records, archaeological reports, environmental variables to create an ecological niche model of the late mississippian and historic distribution of American Bison (Bison bison) East of the Mississsippi River; With Implications for Reintroduction
Lynn Howe
Committee: Liesl Erb, David Moore

October 2, 2017

Using big data and authentic science in undergraduate remote sensing projects
Guest Lecture, Dr. Diane M. Styers
Western Carolina University

October 30, 2017

Emily Burns

Clare Cameron

The effect of different feeds on the growth and mineral composition of black soldier fly larvae
Hayde Holbert
Committee: Mark Brenner, Paul Bartels, Robert Hastings

November 6, 2017
Christopher Feidler-Cree
Morton, Francis
Daniel Wilson

November 13, 2017
Gabriella Conder
Neil Kessler
Elizabeth Mullis

November 20, 2017
Alexis LaValliere
Brian Wuertz
Clara Zander

November 27, 2017
Rebecca Hirsch
Haley Pryor
India Waller

December 11, 2017
Emily Tierney
Harris Wagner