Graduate Research Symposium Awardees

Alex Moore accepting the Graduate Dean’s Award with her co-presenters Christine Turk and Danielle Crawford, 2016.

The 2016 Graduate Research Symposium Award winners

 

 

Chancellor’s Award: $500 cash prize

Grace Barcheck, Earth Sciences

THE HEARTBEAT OF AN ICE SHEET: TURNING SCIENCE INTO SOUND FROM THE WHILLANS ICE STREAM IN WEST ANTARCTICA

 

Graduate Dean’s Award: $250 cash prize

Alex Moore, Visual Studies; Co-presenters: Christine Turk and Danielle Crawford

READING NATURE, OBSERVING SCIENCE: EXAMINING MATERIAL PRACTICES IN THE KENNETH S. NORRIS AND LICK OBSERVATORY PAPERS 


Arts Division

Alumni Association Award: $150 bookstore gift certificate

Ben Spalding, Digital Arts & New Media

HYDRAS LIKE STORIES: MULTI-PLAYER NARRATIVE DESIGN IN DIGITAL GAMES

 

Dean’s Award: $100 bookstore gift certificate

Lisa Beebe, Music

FROM OLD HANOI TO THE “HOTEL CALIFORNIA”: THE TRAVELING TALES OF THE VIETNAMESE DAN BAU MONOCHORD


Jack Baskin School of Engineering

Alumni Association Award: $150 bookstore gift certificate

David Haan, Biomolecular Engineering & Bioinformatics

IDENTIFYING NOVEL DRIVER GENES OF THE ALTERNATIVE LENGTHENING OF TELOMERES PATHWAY IN PEDIATRIC CANCER

Dean’s Award: $100 bookstore gift certificate

Juan Diaz, Electrical Engineering

HIERARCHICAL MOTH-EYE ANTIREFLECTION COATINGS


Humanities Division

Alumni Association Award: $150 bookstore gift certificate

Kendra Dority, Literature

READING PRACTICES AND LANGUAGE POLITICS IN ANCIENT GREEK AND U.S. LATINA/O LITERATURES

Dean’s Award: $100 bookstore gift certificate

Chelsea Miller, Linguistics

LIMITED REACTIVATION IN NOUN PHRASE ELLIPSIS


Physical & Biological Sciences Division

Alumni Association Award: $150 bookstore gift certificate

Juliano Calil, Ocean Sciences

MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACHES TO COASTAL CLIMATE ADAPTATION

 

Dean’s Award: $100 bookstore gift certificate

Bin Yao, Chemistry & Biochemistry

FLEXIBLE TRANSPARENT SEMICONDUCTOR NANOPAPER FOR ENERGY STORAGE


Social Sciences Division

Alumni Association Award: $150 bookstore gift certificate

Jackson Tolins, Psychology

LISTENING TO THE LISTENER: THE ROLE OF ADDRESSEE BACKCHANNELS IN DIALOGUE COMPREHENSION

Dean's Award: $100 bookstore gift certificate

Shirin Bakhshay, Psychology

THE MEDIA’S IMPACT ON THE RIGHT TO A FAIR TRIAL: A CONTENT ANALYSIS OF PRETRIAL PUBLICITY IN CAPITAL CASES