Current Scholars

2020 Senior Scholars

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Rachel Wiltse
Siena Heights University

Major: Psychology
Mentor: Dr. Jeffrey Lindstrom
Research Topic/Title: Examining Stress and Social Support: Primary-Caregiver Parents of Adults with Downs Syndrome

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Haley Rose
Siena Heights University

Major: Criminal Justice
Mentor: Professor Joseph Costello
Research Topic/Title: Parole Recidivism and Mental Health Diagnoses
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Uthman Babatunde
Siena Heights University

Major: Biology
Mentor: Dr. Milson Luce
Research Title/Topic: Can Pink Oyster Mushrooms’ Degrade Polyester Polyurethane Plastic?
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Marcia Hawkins-Day
Siena Heights University

Major: Applied Mathematics
Mentor: Dr. Nathaniel Iverson
Research Topic/Title: Using a Point Flow Model to Rank the WHAC Women’s Basketball Conference
Jason Baird
Jason Baird
Siena Heights University

Major: Psychology
Mentor: Dr. Jeffrey Lindstrom
Research Topic/Title: Psychological Benefits of Continuous Meditation to Full-Time College Students
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Katherine Jaeger
Adrian College

Major: Social Work
Mentor: Dr. Jennifer Towns
Research Topic/Title: The Clinician’s Perceptions of the Effectiveness of EMDR Treatment for Past Interpersonal Trauma

2020 Junior Scholars

Alexia Ferguson
Alexia Ferguson
Siena Heights University

Major: Global Studies
Mentor: Dr. Julieanna Frost
Research Topic/Title: The Black Lives Matter Movement: A Case Study for Human Rights and Communitarianism
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Alyssa Lopez
Siena Heights University

Major: Psychology
Mentor: Dr. Patricia Rousselo
Research Topic/Title: The Psychological Effects of Art in College Students

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Casie Nadasky
Siena Heights University

Major: Biology
Mentor: Dr. Milson Luce
Research Topic/Title: Accumulation Rates of Bacteria Within and On Pillows

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Maddison Vansaw
Siena Heights University

Major: Criminal Justice
Mentor: Professor Jonathon Kleinow
Research Topic/Title: Athlete’s Versus Non-Athlete’s Perceptions on Sexual Violence on College Campuses
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Sara Wallace
Adrian College

Major: Biology
Mentor: Dr. Jeffrey Lake
Research Title/Topic: The Savage Effects of Global Warming: How Heat Influences Aggression in the City