Presidential Research Grant Recipients

Spring-Summer 2015

ALTOBELLI, Joseph. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Mother Knows Best: Neonate Survival of Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina) in Northern Michigan

CARTER, Rachel. HALL, Angela. PETERSON, Nina. College of Health Professions, Occupational Therapy.
Title: Use of the Life Balance Inventory (LBI) to Determine the Satisfaction of Female Military Veterans in Meeting Occupationally Performance Patterns Post Military Service

CLEMENT, Delilah. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Phosphorus Loss via Tile Drains in the Macatawa Watershed

DEAN, Emily. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Do Adfluvial Fishes Supplement Energy to a Freshwater Coastal System?

ELLENS, Travis. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Seasonal and Habitat-Specific Top-Down Effects of Macroconsumers in a Michigan Stream

GASKILL, Jacob. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: A Spatial and Temporal Examination of Microcystis Distribution in Little Traverse Lake, Leelanau County, Michigan

HARRIS, Anna. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Amphibian Conservation (Centrolenidae) in Neotropical Cloud-Forest Streams Using Stable Isotopes to Measure Energy Subsidies

JOYCE, Jillian. MOORE, Ashley. PILARSKI, Hannah. College of Health Professions, Occupational Therapy.
Title: Toilet Hygiene and the Role of the Occupational Therapist

KUNDE, Kayla. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: The Long Term Effects of Erosion and Anthropogenic Damage on Both Macroinvertebrate Community Structure and Genetic Diversity in Tributary Streams

LINDENBERG, Matthew. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Reinforcement of Cheetah Populations: Rewilding in North Central Namibia

MCCARTNEY, Riley. TAN, Joseph. THOMPSON, Mark. College of Health Professions, Occupational Therapy.
Title: Group Case Analysis of West Michigan Residential Recovery Program

PRADEEP, Archana. Padnos College of Engineering & Computing, Engineering.
Title: A Cost Effective Assistive Haptic Device

SHINDE, Sapana. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology.
Title: Evaluation of Parkinson's Disease-Specific microRNA Expression in Midbrain Dopaminergic Neuron Cells

WEGNER, Justin. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Brook Trout Behavioral Thermoregulation and Microhabitat Selection

WEINKE, Anthony. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Troubled Waters: Exploring the Dynamics of Seasonal Productivity, Harmful Algal Blooms, and Hypoxia in a Great Lakes Area of Concern Estuary Using Time-Series Measurements

ZAPARZYNSKI, Graeme. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Food Consumption and Growth of Brook Trout in Cool-Water Michigan Stream: Potential Impacts of a Warming Climate

Fall 2015 and Winter 2016

Fall 2015

DAVIS, Danielle. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biomedical Sciences.
Title: Influence of Fatty Acid Structure on Endothelial Cell Inflammation

VANOEVEREN, Sarah. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Cell and Molecular Biology.
Title: Balance between cell growth and division mechanism in Fission yeast


Winter 2016

CASCARILLA, Colette. Seidman College of Business, Business Administration.
Title: The Ramifications of Gender Stereotyping on Parental Purchasing Behaviors of Children’s Toys

WESSELING, Greg. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biomedical Sciences.
Title: Isolation and Identification of Deletion mutations in the HDC Gene of Drosophila Melanogaster

UHL, Katie. College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Biology.
Title: Role of Metastasis Suppressor CD82 in the Activation of the C-Met Signaling Pathway in Prostate Cancer Call Lines

MCCORMICK, Maria. Kirkhof College of Nursing, Nursing.
Title: The Implementation of the Evidence-Based COPE Intervention in a Elementary Classroom to Promote Mental Health




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