Congratulations to the following recipients of a professional development grant for summer of 2008:
Dr. Filiz Dogru- Mathematics
"Periodic billiard trajectories of outer polygons in the hyperbolic plane."
Dr. Deborah Herrington- Chemistry
"Dissemination of target inquiry program at BCCE."
Dr. Dalila Kovacs- Chemistry
"Greening my career : Bringing together scientific and pedagogical scholarship while building a network of specialists interested in promoting green chemistry education."
Dr. Regina McClinton- Biology
"Analysis of the tormoz gene in rRna biogenesis."
Dr. Rachel Powers- Chemistry
"Kinectic and structural analysis of mutants of P99 Cephalosporinase."
Dr. Virginia Peterson- Geology
"Expanding my scientific toolbox: Learning a new technique for dating geologic processes and exploring the geology of the Scandanavian Caledonides with application to current research activity in the Appalachian Mountains of North Carolina."
Dr. Anita Stone- Biology
"Mating strategies and sexual selection of squirrel monkeys in Eastern Amazonia, Brazil."
Dr. Pei-Lan Tsou- Cellular and Molecular Biology
"Characterization of the role OXS1, a nucleocytoplasmic protein in oxidative stress tolerance using yeast-two-hybrid system."