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Past Conferences

2018

2018 Conference Photos (Coming Soon)

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 Award Winners

Three Minute Thesis®:

Overall Winner: Spencer Cruz - The Influence of Exotic Plant Leaf Litter on Amphibian Growth and Development, Columbus State University

Runner Up and People's Choice Winner: Allison Bridges - The Trouble with Cancer Stem Cells, Augusta University

 


 

 

2017

2017 Conference Photos

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 Award Winners

Three Minute Thesis®:

Overall Winner and People's Choice Winner: Lauren Whitehurst – Developing a DNA barcoding pipeline for the identification and prevention of invasive plant propagules entering the Port of Savannah, Columbus State University
Runner Up: Marissa Granberry – Cold Tolerance Variation in Introduced Apple Snails (Pomacea maculata), Columbus State University

Conference:

Best Poster Presentation: Amy Sibley – Histopathological liver assessment of largemouth bass (Micropterus salmoides) from two Columbus, GA creeks for evaluation of pollution, Columbus State University
Best Oral Presentation: Lauren Whitehurst – Developing a DNA barcoding pipeline for the identification and prevention of invasive plant propagules entering the Port of Savannah, Columbus State University


 

2016

 

2016 Conference Program

2016 Conference Photos

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Award Winners

Three Minute Thesis®: 

Overall Winner & People's Choice Winner: Kerstin Motsch – Going Green: A Look at Water Quality in Cape Coral Florida, Columbus State University
Runner Up: Barbara Quintard – It's Not Too Late: A Study of Learning Preferences of Low-Literacy Adult Emergent Bilinguals, Lee University
Finalists

  • Caitlin Gallagher – Effects of Female Condition and Human Disturbance on Allocation of Biliverdin to Eggshells of Eastern Bluebirds (Sialia sialis) Breeding in West-central Georgia, Columbus State University
  • Marissa Granberry – Cold Tolerance Variation in Introduced Apple Snails Along a Latitudinal Gradient, Columbus State University
  • Javier Livio – Fuzzy Expert Systems: A More Human-Based Approach for Sensorial Evaluation of Coffee-Bean Attributes to Derive Quality Scoring, Columbus State University
  • Lauren Whitehurst – Implementing a DNA Barcoding Pipeline for the Identification and Prevention of Invasive Plant Propagules Entering Ports, Columbus State University

Conference:

Best Poster Presentation Award: Nathaniel Maddox, Kari West & Ashley Howard – The Significance of Learned Social Attachments for Life Satisfaction Among Gender Nonconforming College Students, Savannah State University
Best Oral Presentation Award: Lauren Whitehurst – Implementing a DNA Barcoding Pipeline for the Identification and Prevention of Invasive Plant Propagules Entering Ports, Columbus State University


 

2015

 

2015 Conference Program

2015 Conference Photos

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Award Winners

Best Poster Presentation Award (tied): Nicholas Motahari & Nandeesh Hiremath, Georgia Institute of Technology
Best Poster Presentation Award (tied): Becky Snow, Columbus State University 
Best Oral Presentation Award: Samantha Worthy, Columbus State University


 

2014

 

2014 Conference Program

2014 Conference Photos

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Award Winners

Best Paper Award: Krishanu Karmakar, Georgia State University
Best Poster Presentation Award: Jennifer Dumaine, Western Kentucky University
Best Oral Presentation Award (tied): Jamal El-Amin, Clayton State University
Best Oral Presentation Award (tied):Scott Silvis, Columbus State University

2014 Conference Plenary Session: The Value of 180 Seconds: What Three Minute Thesis can do for you

Dr. Meredith Welch-Devine, Director of Interdisciplinary and Innovative Initiatives, University of Georgia.

Student Presenters:

  • Christine Ewers-Saucedo, Tales of Males: The unlikely success story of tine males, Department of Genetics
  • Karen Gerow, Can improving spatial skills boost math achievement?, Educational Psychology/Art Education

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2013

 

2013 Conference Program

2013 Conference Photos

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