Complete Schedule

  

Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm 

Session 1   Biology                                                       Reynolds 120

Chairperson:      Henderson State University                                                     

  

3:00        

   

3:20        

   

3:40       

Break 4:00 – 4:10

  

4:10        

   

4:30        


Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm

   

Session 2   Chemistry                                                  Reynolds 322

Chairperson:      . Henderson State University                                       

   

3:00       

  

3:20        

3:40        

Break 4:00 – 4:10

  

   

4:10    

4:30       

Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm

   

Session 3    Communication/History/Literature                   Reynolds 303     

Chairperson:      Henderson State University

3:00     

   

   

3:20        

   

   

3:40        

   

Break 4:00 – 4:10

  

  

4:10       

   

   

4:30       

  

4:50        Social Media Use and Self-Perception

 


Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm

Session 4   Physics and Engineering                                  Reynolds 127     

Chairperson:      Henderson State University

3:00      

  

  

3:20        

  

  

3:40      

   

Break 4:00 – 4:10

   

   

4:10        

   


Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm

Session 5    Political Science                                                            Reynolds 330

Chairperson:      .  Henderson State University

  

3:00     

   

   

3:20       

  

  

3:40       

   

  

Break 4:00 – 4:10

  

  

4:10    

  


Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm

   

Session 6    Psychology: Stan Lee Heroes, I            Garrison - Cabe

Chairperson:      Travis Langley, Ph.D.  Henderson State University

  

3:00     

   

3:20        

  

  

3:40       

   

   

Break 4:00 – 4:10

  

  

4:10     

  

  

4:30        

  

  

4:50        

   

Friday Oral Sessions Begin at 3:00 pm

   

Session 7    Psychology: Stan Lee Heroes, IIGarrison- Wilson

Chairperson:      Henderson State University

  

3:00     

  

  

3:20        

  

  

3:40        

   

   

Break 4:00 – 4:10

   

   

4:10     

  

  

4:30        

 

 

 

Poster session

 

All Disciplines Poster Session

  

Garrison Center – Ross Room                                                    5:00 PM

Session Chair:  Tommy Finley, Ph.D.  Henderson State University

 

Authors should have poster mounted before 5:00 and should be present at least 30 minutes during the poster session to talk about their work.  Posters should be removed after the banquet.

 

 

 

Abstracts Listed Alphabetically by first author

Zooplankton Community Response to Different Fertilization Strategies in Two Small Reservoirs

Blake R.Ahrendsen, Thad Scott, Ph.D. and Julie Carrie, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas Fayetteville

   

   

The Achilles Heel of the Caenorhabditis elegans Superworm; kri-1 is Required For Long-Term Anoxia Tolerance of Glp-1(E2141) Mutants

MollyAnderson,Andrea Hayes,Jessica Maddox, and Jo M. Goy, Ph.D.

Harding University

   

   

N-alkylbenzamides as Possible Antimalarials

Erika D.Bass and Martin Campbell, Ph.D.

Hendesron State University

   

   

Development of a Method For Determining Chromium (III) Concentrations in a Solution

Silas E.Brown and Edmond Wilson, Ph.D.

Harding University

   

   

A Comparison of Accent Modification Batteries in Regards to Acculturation

Amanda R.Coppock, Mary Jo Hidecker, Ph.D., and Barbara Jones, MS

University of Central Arkansas

   

   

All Disciplines Poster Session

A Comparison of Bacterial Numbers on Eyeglasses Worn by Different Age Groups and Gender

Brittany N. Cox, Gabriela Sandoval, and Dale A. Amos, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas- Fort Smith

   

   

Consumer Perceptions of Poultry Production in Arkansas

Stuart A.Estes and Leslie D. Edgar, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas

   

   

Marketing Sustainability: A Study of Consumer Responses to Sustainability Labels

SiqiFeng and Scot Burton, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas

   

   

Behavioral Responses of the Freshwater Crayfish, Procambarus acutus, to the Presence of Light and Predatory Fish

KatherineFinn,Jackson Savage,Katie Boren, and Nathan Mills, Ph.D.

Harding University

   

   

Self-Actualization and the Silver Surfer

Kyla D.Golden and Travis Langley, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

   

HPLC Analysis of Retinol in Anti-Aging Creams

Ksenia E.Gromova and Joseph E. Bradshaw, Ph.D.

Ouachita Baptist University

   

   

The Amount of Protein in Forage Soybean

Alisha R.Hancock and Jack Osier

Arkansas State University-Newport

   

   

Comparison of Different Methods Used to Teach College Students How to Analyze Mineral Cleavage

Bradley J.Hancock,Stephanie Duboise, and Dave Mayo, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas, Fort Smith


All Disciplines Poster Session

Redefining Masculinity: A Novel Approach

Karen S.Hopper and Todd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

   

Marxism or Opium: Woody Allen’s Contentions with Class

Jesse T.Lobbs and Deborah Wilson, Ph.D.

Arkansas Tech University

   

   

Site Specific Incorporation of an Extrinsic Fluorescence Reporter Group to Characterize  Protein Interactions of the Ras Protein Rheb

PadmaMana and Paul Adams, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas, Fayetteville

   

   

3-Body vs. 4-Body Treatment of Single Ionization of Helium

KaylaMorrison and Allison Harris, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

   

Identification of Novel Regulators of A Nuclear Cation Channel (DMI1) Controlling Plant-Microbe Symbioses

Jonathan Z.Pennington and Arijit Mukherjee, Ph.D.

University of Central Arkansas

   

   

Improving Nitrogen Fixation in Cereals

Hannah G.Posey and Arijit Mukherjee, Ph.D.

University of Central Arkansas

   

   

Identification of Novel Regulators of a Calcium Calmodulin Dependent Protein Kinase (DMI3) Controlling Plant-Microbe Symbioses

AakashRana and Arijit Mukherjee, Ph.D.

University of Central Arkansas

   

   

Work Hard, Play Hard: The Relationship Between Exercise and Employee Satisfaction

Marlee E.Rogers and Elizabeth Howlett, Ph.D.

   

   

All Disciplines Poster Session

Design of a High Resolution Spectrometer for Atmospheric and Solar Monitoring

Kelton A.Schleyer and Edmond W. Wilson, Jr., Ph.D.

Harding University

   

   

The Incredible Hulk: Bruce Banner’s Alter Personality or Rage Personified?

Halee M.Smith and Travis Langley, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

   

The Malcolm X-Men Effect:  Is Magneto a Superhero or a Supervillain?

KelleySweet and Travis Langley, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

   

Visible Light Mediated [3+2] Annulation Of Cyclopropylanilines with Allenes

Kelsey A.Wells,Theresa Nguyen, and Nan Zheng, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas

   

   

Diet of Radiotracked Musk Turtles, Sternotherus odoratus, in an Urban Stream

Caitlin E.Wilhelm and Michael V. Plummer, Ph.D.

Harding University

   

   

Communication Options for People who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

StephanieWinfield, Sharon Ross, M.S., CCC-SLP, and Mary Jo Cooley Hidecker, Ph.D.

University of Central Arkansas

   

   

An Experimental Set-up to Test Laminar Flow Over a Wing versus Angle of Attack

Brian A. Terry, Nathan O. Johnson, and Shannon Clardy, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

 

Saturday Oral Presentations

 

Saturday Oral Sessions Begin at 8:30 AM

Session 8   Biology and Biochemistry                               Reynolds 120

Chairperson:      Ph.D.  Henderson State University

  

8:30        In Vitro UGT-Mediated Metabolism of 5-Fluorouracil

Julia R.Davis, Landry K. Kamdem, Pharm. D., and Edmond Wilson, Ph.D.

Harding University

  

  

8:50        Genetic Analysis of Bacteria from Blanchard Springs Caverns, Arkansas

Mark A.Castleberry, Jonathan Shields, Lauren Story, and James Engman, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

  

  

9:10        Removing coliforms and E. coli in Contaminated Drinking Water using Biosand Filtration

Michelle C.Henry, Edmond Wilson, Ph.D., and Steve Moore, Ph.D.

Harding University

  

  

Break 9:30 – 9:40

   

   

9:40        A Case Based Study of the Ecosystem Services Provided by Bioretention and Prediction of Benefits to Ecological Services Provided by the use of Bioretention in Little Rock, Arkansas

NickCerra and Noah Billig, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas  - Fayetteville

   

   

10:00     Scaffolding for Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Lineage Specification

Thanh T.Dai and Sha Jin, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas Fayetteville

   

   

  


Saturday Oral Sessions Begin at 8:30 AM

  

Session 9   Chemistry, Physics or Engineering                 Reynolds 322

Chairperson:      Ingo Schranz, Ph.D.  Henderson State University

   

8:30        Odorless Polymers from Nicotinic Acid

Tayvia B.Brownmiller and Martin J. Campbell, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

  

8:50        Second Generation Battery Electric Vehicle

Christopher C.Arnold and Kevin T. Tran 

University of Arkansas - Fort Smith

   

   

9:10        A High Resolution Spectrograph for Climate Change Studies

Chelsea A.Essary and Edmond W. Wilson, Jr., Ph.D.

Harding University

  

  

Break 9:30 – 9:40

   

   

9:40        Mars Rover Project

Theva N.Chanthaseny, Andrew T. Binder, and Kalen M. Coleman, Ph.D.

University of Arkansas - Fort Smith

   

   

10:00     A Robotic Vehicle for Use with Autonomous Mobile Science Instruments

Brennan M.Thomason,Tamara B. Reed, and Edmond W. Wilson, Jr., Ph.D.

Harding University

  


Saturday Oral Sessions Begin at 8:30 AM

  

Session 10 Experimental Psychology and Counseling Reynolds 330

Chairperson:       Henderson State University

  

8:30     Let's Play:  Play Therapy and Adolescents with Behavior Disorders

Lacey D.Earls and Todd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

  

  

8:50        Music Therapy and Academic Stress in College Students

Logan E.Elmore and Todd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

   

9:10        Reversing the Plague of the Eating Disorder Epidemic

Haley E.Best and Todd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

   

  

Break 9:30 – 9:40

   

   

9:40     The Effects of Attractiveness and Education in Employment

Allison B.Smith, Jose C. Medina, and Jennifer Fayard, Ph.D.

Ouachita Baptist University

   

   

10:00     The Effect of Caffeine and Exercise on Attention in College Students

Morgan C.Pitchford, Dayla M. Brodgen, and Jennifer Fayard, Ph.D.

chita Baptist University

  

  

10:20     Running the Maze: The Roots of Academic Motivation in Parenting Style

Benjamin L.Graves andTodd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

  

  

  

Saturday Oral Sessions Begin at 8:30 AM

   

Session 11Social and Religious Psychology          Reynolds 303

Chairperson:      .  Henderson State University

  

8:30     Food Choice: and The Effect of Peers

Gretchen M.Gosser and Jennifer Fayard, Ph.D.

Ouachita Baptist University

  

  

8:50        The Effects of Ego Depletion on Conformity

Jeneal N.Murphy, Sarah Moore, and Jennifer Fayard, Ph.D.

Ouachita Baptist University

  

  

9:10     Battle of the Best Candy:  A Look into Sensory Cues and Brand Bias

Samantha G.Hunter and Todd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

  

  

Break 9:30 – 9:40

   

  

9:40        Bullies, Victims, and Peer Relations Revisited

Hannah M.Rowsey and Todd Wiebers, Ph.D.

Henderson State University

  

10:00     Identification Among Individuals in Groups

Lindsey R.Upshaw, Chelsea L. Morehead, and Jennifer Fayard Ph.D.

Ouachita Baptist University

  

10:20     A Study of Religious Fundamentalism and its Relationship to Prosociality

Kory D.Langley andW. Paul Williamson Ph.D.

Henderson State University

  

10:20     A Psychological Study of Fear and Religion

CaLynnBlacklock and Paul Williamson, Ph.D. 

Henderson State University

 

 
 
 
 
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