Forum for Undergraduate Research

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Forum for Undergraduate Research


Volume 4, Number 1

Table Of Contents

Section I: Eastern Colleges Science Conference -- Abstracts -- 2 Synthesis and In Vitro Analysis of Iron(III)-Based MRI Contrast Agents / Janine Borgaro and Dr. Nicholas Richardson -- 2 A Statistical Analysis of Basketball Shooting / Joy Gallagher and Dr. Otto Raths -- 2 Hydrothermal Crystal Growth of ZnO Using Ethylenediamine-based Ligands / Yuliana Toderika and Dr. Maria C. Gelabert -- 3 Geographic Distribution of Drosophila Melanogaster / Maura Melvin, Janette Lebron and Dr. A. Moorthy -- 3 Estimating Coliform Levels in Lake Water:A Comparison of Methods / Leann Matta and Dr. Roy Mosher -- 3 A Study of Capacitor Charge Storage / Brittany Corn and Dr. Otto Raths -- 4 The Social Impact of Beauty / Mark S. Reeves -- 4 Survival of Adult Zebrafish Brain Tissue in Organotypic Culture: A Morphological Study / Frank Garittano, Christopher Corbo, Dr. Geoff Church, Prof. Linda Raths and Dr. Zoltan Fulop -- 5 Linear and Non-Linear Oscillation Studies Using a Simple Pendulum / Kaitlin Buffington, Evan Webber-Junot and Dr. Otto Raths -- 5 Alcohol Induced Tissue Injury in Adult Zebrafish Brain with Special Focus on Hormesis / Christopher Corbo, Christopher Cortes, Zoë Bandola, Dave Quiros, Prof. Linda Raths and Dr. Zoltan Fulop -- 6 The Influence of an Administrator Affecting Eyewitness Identification Procedures / Nancy Andiloro -- 6 The Influence of Bias Lineup Instructions on Suspect Identification / Jennifer Wiech and Dr. Amy Eshleman -- 6 Assessment of Relational and Overt Aggression in Elementary School Children / Gina Sportiello (Psychology) and Dr. Amy Eshleman -- 7 Morphological Study of the Periventricular Gray Zone of the Optic Tectum in Adult Zebrafish Brain / Christopher Corbo, Christopher Cortes, Zoë Bandola, Prof. Linda Raths and Dr. Zoltan Fulop -- 7 The Effect of UVA and UVB Ultraviolet Radiation on UV Resistant and Sensitive Strains of Yeast / Justin DiSanto, Megan Melvin, Maura Melvin and Dr. Ammini S. Moorthy -- 8 Effects of Various Concentrations of Alcohol on the Grooming Behavior in Drosophila Elanogaster / Kim Farrell and Dr. Ammini S. Moorthy -- 8 Microscopic Imaging of the Adult Zebrafish Brain / Denise Wong, Christopher Corbo, Christopher Cortes, Zoë Bandola, Gary Greenfeder, Dr .Andrew Needle and Dr. Zoltan Fulop -- 9 Effects of Alcohol on Shoaling and Species Recognition in Zebrafish (Danio Rerio) / Chris Powell, Kristin Risch and Dr. Brian Palestis -- 9 A Discussion of the Flaws and Ineffectiveness of State Mandatory Minimum Sentencing Guidelines / Gerard Mangieri -- Section II: The Natural Sciences -- Full Length Papers -- 12 Geographic Differences in Allelic Frequencies for ADH+ and ADHAllozymes in Drosophila melanogaster / Maura Melvin -- 26 Hydrothermal Crystal Growth of ZnO Using Ethylenediamine-based Ligands / Yuliana Toderika -- Section III: The Social Sciences -- Full Length Papers -- 42 Prolonged QT Syndrome in College Athletes / Roxanne Febick -- 49 Relational Aggression: Finding Ways to Deal with This Negative Female Behavior / Gina Sportiello -- 67 The Effect of Objective Self-Awareness on the Ability to Deceive / Gareth Shumack -- Section IV: Critical Essays -- Full Length Papers -- 82 Gender as Performance in Todo sobre mi madre / Lindsay Beren -- 87 Flâneuses et Vagabondes: Women on the Run in Contemporary French Cinema / Jake Brown -- 94 Growing Up Indian American / Naveena David -- 103 Female Subversion of a Patriarchal Society: Isabel Allende’s The House of Spirits / Jessica Friswell -- 112 The Limbaugh and the Lily On Lies, Liars, and Oscar Wilde / Jacob Meranda


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