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Students participated in the oral presentations distributed across 5 sessions. Click on each of the session links below to view the list of presenters for each session:


 

Oral Presentations #1 (Tuesday, April 19th, 9:00am-11:30am)

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Presenter

Title

1

Brian Richford

Asthma in the South Bronx: An Environmental Analysis

2

Claudine Avalos

Afro-Peruvian Jazz: A Case Study of the Fusion of Two Genres

3

Daniel Cisneros

A Closer Look at Discrimination: Field Experiments on Productivity Perception and Same-Race and Gender Bias.

4

Krisha Mehta

Investigating the Role of Y-Family Polymerases in Stress Induced Mutagenesis and Drug Resistance

5

Rubaya Yeahia

National Guidelines for Surveillance Testing in Patients with Solid Tumors: Variation and Specificity 

6

Valentyna Kostiuk

Characterization of the Insulator Activity in the T Cell Receptor-Alpha Locus Control Region (TCRα LCR)

7

Eric Nava-Pérez 

Neoliberal Textile Production of Puebla, Mexico

8

Gianna Torre

The Healing Power of Art

9

Lauren Christopher

Daily Energy Requirements for Human Populations

10

Olha Oliynyk

The Influence of Don Quixote on Dostoevsky’s Idiot: The Quixotesque Character as a Result of Societal Tensions

11

Omari-Khalid Rahman

Can Noncompliance Explain Racial/Ethnic Disparities in the Use of Force by the NYPD? An Econometric Analysis of New York’s Stop-and-Frisk

12

Sarah Chebli

Freedom as a State for the Slave 

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Oral Presentations #2 (TuesdayApril 19th, 2:00pm-4:00pm)

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Presenter

Title

13

Alfredo Vidal Ceballos

Identification of Rahnella Aquatilis' Lipid A and Its Relation With the Human Immune System

14

Caresse Jackson

Neo-Orientalism in Jean Rhys’s Wide Sargasso Sea

15

Christine Hirt

Comparing Historical Radar Storm data with electric utility power outages in order to develop statistical models

16

David Kanbergs

Perceptions of Change: Narratives of Loss in Amman, Jordan

17

Jannatun Ferdowsi

The Cognitive Mediators of Binge Drinking on GPA and Academic Performance

18

Craig Brooks

Surface Brightness Mapping Using the BELR Flow Model

19

Kathleen Emerson 

Urban Food Policy and the Potential for Urban Agriculture in New York City

20

Morgan Haywood-Joy

No Longer a Slave to the System: How Anne Bradstreet and Frederick Douglass used their Voices to Combat Systematic Oppression and Regain Power 

21

Sarafina Gordon

LGBT Afro-Caribbean Activism, Experiences and Gatherings

22

Shihab Dider

Toward Repurposing Metformin as a Precision Anti-Cancer Therapy Using Structural Systems Pharmacology


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Oral Presentations #3 (TuesdayApril 19th, 4:15pm-6:15pm)

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Presenter

Title

23

Brenda Abdelmesih

Understanding Rab7 Endosomal Trafficking in Schwann Cell Development and Myelination

24

Esra Padgett

Self as Commodity, Social Media as Market: The Branding of a Porn Star 

25

Jaquelin Erazo

Mapping the Full-Extent of Dust in Molecular Clouds

26

Prima Manandhar-Sasaki

Does 8-Amino-Adenosine Activate a cep-1-independent Cell Death Pathway in Tumorous C. elegans and Inhibit Tumor Development?

27

Ryan C. Zurich

On Art: Translating the Creative Act

28

Farangis Tolibzoda

Effects of Curcumin on Fear Learning and the Anxiety-Related Threat Bias

29

Neriel David Ponce

Here and There: Home for Undocumented Immigrants

30

Rakia Khalid 

Narratives in the Diaspora: A Look into Migration and its Effects

31

Roy Emmanuel Nuñez

Uncovering the Genomic Basis of Treponema Diversity

32

Syedah Meriam Haider

Islam, and Fair and Lovely


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Oral Presentations #4 (WednesdayApril 20th, 9:00am-11:30am)

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Presenter

Title

33

Abtsam Saleh

Classical Islamic Perspective on the Relationship between the Individual and the Society

34

Betsy Hernandez

Identifying Sources of Inclination Biases of Inferred Galaxy Star Formation Rates

35

Martha Ordonez

Characterization of Tau Protein in Cancer Cells

36

Paul Melas

Cosmogony and Sacrifice in the Greek Orthodox Paschal Ritual 

37

Sham Rampersaud

Iron Oxide Nanocages for Medical Applications

38

Steven Hall

Analysis of the Binding Abilities of Benzophenone-Like Drugs to GLO1

39

Abraham Gutman 

Analysis of Racial Bias in the Application of Physical Force by Police Officers in the New York City Stop and Frisk Program

40

Fernando Villafuerte

Investigating Ion Transport in Solid State, Ionically Conducting Materials: Insight into the Future of Energy Storage

41

Promie Faruque

Patient outcomes and characteristics in peripheral T-cell lymphomas treated with histone deacetylase inhibitors

42

Rani Allan

The Plight of Palestinian Refugees in Lebanon

43

Ridwan Carim-Sanni 

Visual Evoked Potential Measures of Sex Differences in Lateral Inhibitory Mechanisms

44

Tenzing Doma

Farmers’ Markets and Population Health in the U.S.


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Oral Presentations #5 (WednesdayApril 20th, 2:00pm-4:30pm)

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Presenter

Title

45

Brigid Maloney

Preliminary Observations on the Effects of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) on Bottlenose Dolphin Behavior

46

Carina Sirochinsky 

Amplification and Mechanical Property Manipulation of Breast Cancer Cell Exosomes 

47

Elizabeth Gorodetsky

Exogenous Fatty Acids Stimulate mTOR via the LPAAT Pathway in Mammalian G1 Cell Cycle

48

Nadha Fathima Yakoob

Iron-Oxide Nanoparticles and Exosomes for Targeted Therapy

49

Norine Wendlyn Chan

An Electrophysiological Analysis of Spatial Vision in Males and Females

50

Saipriya Iyer

Neutrophil to Lymphocyte Ratio in Patients with Primary Uveal Melanoma

51

Evelyn Mau

The Effect of English Language on Hong Kong Cantonese

52

Jose Ramirez

Judicial Obstructionism in Chilean History Post-Pinochet’s Dictatorship (1973-1990)

53

Kathleen Jedruszczuk

Reducing Error and Increasing Consistency in the Segmentation of Anatomical Structures for Radiotherapy Planning

54

Mame Diop

Construction of a Transgenic C. Elegans Strain to Study Human Gain of Function Mutant p53

55

Nadera Rahman

Mouse Model of Multiple Traumatic Brain Injury Shows Decrease in Motoric Aspects of Nervous System Arousal

56

Rosaury Hernandez

Does Bilingualism Affect Working Memory?

 

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