National and International Papers and Presentations

Belliner, A., Wolffe, G., & Trefftz, C. (2008 September) Graphics processor-based implementation of bioinformatics codes. Presented at the Student Research Competition of the Consortium for Computer Science in Colleges Midwest Conference

Belliner, A., Wolffe, G., & Trefftz, C. (2008 November). Graphics processor-based implementation of bioinformatics codes. Presented at the AMC/IEEE Supercomputing Conference, Austin, TX.

Butler, K & Mason, J. (2010 November). Does gender still matter? :Women physicians self-reported experiences in medical school. Presented at the National Womens Studies Association Conference 2010, Denver, CO.

Davis, C. & Evans, T. (2009 July). An examination of speciation, extinction, and evolutionary relationships in plants from two continents. Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Botanical Society of America, Southbird, UT.

Downey, K. & Barrows, N. (2010 August). Modeling problem solving: Creating and evaluating student-generated screencasts. Presented at the 21st Biennial Conference on Chemical Education, Denton, TX.

Drake, L. & Blumreich, K. (2010 November). The edible body, a poetry chapbook: Food and sex as pleasure, disorder, and commodity. Presented at the National Womens Studies Association Conference 2010, Denver, CO.

Enck, R. & Hart, M. (2010 March). Efficient synthesis of a truncated ergoline: Development of TAAR regulators. Presented at the 2010 American Chemical Society National Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Gibson, A. & Nikitin, A. (2010 March). The behavioral effects of caffeine on freshwater angelfish. Presented at the Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters, Grand Rapids, MI.

Henriksen, N. J., Owen-DeSchryver, J. S., Matthews, A. L., & Meiste, J. (2007, February). Teaching play skills to young children with autism: Discrete trial training versus video modeling. Poster presented at the Association for Behavior Analysis Autism Conference, Boston, MA.

Hillman, T., Keenlance, P., & Jacquot, J. (2010 October). Impacts of timber harvest on southern flying squirrel survival and habitat use. Presented at the Wildlife Societys 17th Annual Conference, Snowbird, UT.

Houdek, B., Lombardo, M., & Thorpe, P. A. (2009 August). Sex difference in the innate immune system of tree swallows. Presented at the 2009 American Ornithologists Union Scientific Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

Howard, S. & Schendel, E. (2010 April). What writers need to write: Environment and the writing process. Presented at the East Central Writing Center Association Spring Conference, Lansing, MI.

Howard, S. & Schendel, E. (2010 November). What writers need to write: Environment and the writing process. Presented at the International Writing Center Association  NCPTW Conference, Baltimore, MD.

Hyde, E. & Burg, M. (2010 April). Identification of the role that the 3UTR plays in regulation of Hdc expression in drosophilia. Presented at the 51st Annual Drosophilia Research Conference, Washington, DC.

Ickes, K. & Keenlance, P. (2009 September). Bobcat population size in central Michigan. Presented at the Wildlife Societys 16th Annual Conference, Monterey, CA.

Janssens, D. & Taylor, M. (2009 April). Discovering new signaling pathways that regulate neural stem cell differentiation into glia. Presented at the Annual American Society for Biochemistry Biology (ASBMB), New Orleans, LA.

Kapolka, C. & MacDonald, N. (2010 March). Establishing a diverse assemblage of native grasses and forbs on a knapweed-infested site in bass river recreation area, Ottawa county, Michigan. Presented at the Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters, Grand Rapids, MI.

Kapolka, C. & MacDonald, N. (2010 April). Establishing a diverse assemblage of native grasses and forbs on a knapweed-infested site in bass river recreation area, Ottawa county, Michigan. Presented at the Midwest  Great Lakes Chapter of the Society for Ecological Restoration Meeting, Madison, WI.

Kryzwonos, N. & Alayont, F. (2009 August). Rook polynomials in higher dimensions. Presented at MathFest 2009, Portland, OR.

LaRue, E., Ruetz, C., & Thum, R. (2009 December). Population structure of the invasive round goby in lake Michigan. Presented at the 70th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Springfield, IL.

LaRue, E., Ruetz, C., & Thum, R. (2010 February). Population structure of the invasive round goby in lake Michigan. Presented at the 2010 Annual Meeting of the Michigan American Fisheries Society, Grayling, MI.

Louden, P. & Lawrence, C. (2009 July). Water evaporation from atmospheric aerosols. Presented at the Midwest Computational Chemistry Conference, Chicago, IL.

Louden, P. & Lawrence, C. (2010 July). Water evaporation from atmospheric aerosols. Presented at the Midwest Undergraduate Computational Chemistry Conference, Madison, WI.

Maupin, K. & Hart, M. (2009 March). Novel indane derivatives as regulators of TAAR activity. Presented at the 237th ACS National Meeting and Exposition, Salt Lake City, UT.

McGrath, S., Kovacs, D., & Krikke, J. (2010 March). Conversion of biomass to value-added chemicals. Presented at the 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

McGrath, S., Kovacs, D., & Krikke, J. (2010 June). Conversion of biomass to value-added chemicals. Presented at the 14th Annual Green Chemistry and Engineering Conference, Washington, DC.

Mitchell, A. & Henderson-King, D. (2010 April). Meanings of education and educational experience. Presented at the Midwestern Psychological Association Conference, Chicago, IL.

Nelson, R. & Lantz, A. (2010 March). Capillary electrophoresis based microbial detection and separation. Presented at the 239th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA.

Nshime, B. & Lantz, A. (2010 December). Extraction of pesticides from contaminated soil via cyclodextrin complexation. Presented at the Joint 66th Southwest abd 62nd Southeast American Chemical Society Regional Meeting, New Orleans, LA.

Owen-DeSchryver, J. S., Matthews, A. L., & Henriksen, N. (2007, May). Comparing procedures for teaching play skills: Discrete trial training and video modeling. Poster presented at the annual convention of the Association for Behavior Analysis, San Diego, CA.

Peterson, D. & Taylor, M. (2010 December). The role of nato3, a novel transcription factor, in dopamine neuron formation. Presented at the American Society for Cell Biologys 50th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Phelan, J. & Clifford-Hart, D. (2010 December). A chemical genetics approach to elucidate mechanisms of the fission yeast polo kinase in cell division. Presented at the American Society for Cell Biologys 50th Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

Powers, N. & Levenburg, N. (2009 November). Entrepreneurship/small business programming at the Muskegon correctional facility, New York, NY.

Russell, A. & Smith, S. (2008 August). The puzzling mathematics of Sudoku. Presented at MathFest, the Annual Summer Meeting of the Mathematics Association of America, Madison, WI.

Sarah, S. & Taylor, M. (2009 December). Mechanisms of neural stem cell differentiation into astrocytes through the notch intracellular signaling pathway. Presented at the American Society of Cell Biologys 49th Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.

Schneider, K. & Leonard, D. (2009 April). Structure/function studies of an enzyme involved in bacterial resistance to penicillin-class antibiotics. Presented at the Annual American Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, New Orleans, LA.

Sisson, A. & Wampler, P. (2009 February). Spring flow, bacterial contamination, and fresh water resources in the vicinity of Verrettes, Haiti. Presented at the National Ground Water Associations 5th Conference on Hydrogeology, Ecology, Monitoring, and Management of Groundwater in Karst Terrain, Safety Harbor, FL.

Stacey, M. B., Ruetz, C., & Thum, R. (2008 December). Dispersal and gene flow of an invasive fish in lake Michigan. Presented at the 69th Midwest Fish and Wildlife Conference, Columbus, OH.

Swinehart, I. & Dietrich, M. (June 2006). Mechanisms Underlying Hormone-Induced Changes in the Moss Physcomitrella patens - A Genetic Approach. Presented at the annual conference of the Society of Developmental Biology in Ann Arbor MI.

Swinehart, I. & Dietrich, M. (April 2007). Mechanisms Underlying Hormone-Induced Changes in the Moss Physcomitrella patens - A Genetic Approach. Ilea Swinehart & Margaret Dietrich. Presented at the annual conference of the American Society of Biochemistry & Molecular Biology in Washington DC.

Swinehart, I. & Dietrich, M. (July 2007). A Physcomitrella patens mutant defective in cytokinin-mediated vegetative development. Presented at the annual conference of the American Society of Plant Biologists in Chicago IL.

Torreano, J. & Schendel, E. (2010 November). Designing spaces, mapping disciplines: Toward better collaboration between writing centers and libraries. Presented at the International Writing Center Association-NCPTW Conference 2010, Baltimore, MD.

Van Gelder, L. & Bartz, S. (2009 May). The affect of acute static, dynamic, or no stretching on agility performance. Presented at the American College of Sports Medicine Annual Conference, Seattle, WA.VanTil, A. (October 2006). Williard Wichers and Dutch Immigration During the Refugee Relief Act, 1953-1956. Presented at the Great Lakes History Conference in Grand Rapids, MI.

Werts, A., VanZanten,, B., Xu, X. and Qi, M. (2007). Kenetics of polychlorinated biphenyls and lead in goldfish. Poster presentation at the 5th International Conference on Marine Pollution & Ecotoxicology. Hong Kong, China.

Wolfe, M. B. W. & Marshick, K. A. (July 2007). Processing and memory of information presented in narrative or expository texts. Paper presented at the meeting of the Society for Text and Discourse, Glasgow, Scotland.

Womble, P.J., Wampler P.J., LaCross, T.R., 2007, Urbanization induced changes to a ravine system and evaluation of land use and infrastructure sustainability at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI, Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts, & Letters Annual Meeting, March 9, 2007.

Womble, P.J., Wampler P.J., LaCross, T.R., 2006, Urbanization induced changes to a ravine system and evaluation of land use and infrastructure sustainability at Grand Valley State University, Allendale, Michigan, 2006 Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, Geological Society of America, Vol. 38, No. 7, p. 497. ( http://gsa.confex.com/gsa/2006AM/finalprogram/abstract_115435.htm).

Wyatt, K., Witucki, L., & Ngassa, F. (2009 March). Synthesis of potential protein tyrosine kinase inhibitors. Presented at the 237th National Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Salt Lake City, UT.

Xhumari, S. & Dickinson, W. (2008 August). Equal circle packing in a torus. Presented at MathFest, the Annual Summer Meeting of the Mathematics Association of America, Madison, WI.

 

 

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