The 2015 Academic Showcase is designed to share the best academic work of University students with the campus community and the public.

2:00-4:00

Mass Communication Film Festival
Spagnuolo Hall

Rachel Kahaly
Shaping Hot Glass
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

Alex Lorenzo
How To Be A Rapper
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

John Tibbetts
The Art of Performance
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

Ian Hayden
Becoming Involved in Sustainability
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

Claire Dew
What if I told you
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

James Terry
Torn
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

Antoine Gisore
Homeless Man
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

Melissa McKinnon
Oh so Hollow
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

Advanced Media Production
Vitamin C
Sponsor: Heather Tullio

 

8:30-9:30

Poster Session: Natural, Social and Behavioral Sciences
Spagnuolo Hall

Brian Hanna
Benjamin Regin
Understanding Policing in the 21st Century
Sponsor: Jefferson Allen
Abstract

Kate Pontbriand
The Shell Midden of Tranquility Farm: A history of archaeological work at the Tranquility Farm Site on the coast of Maine
Sponsor: Robert Goodby
Abstract

Courtney Cummings
Kelsey Devlin
Brian Kirn
Cooper Leatherwood
Rebecca Nystrom
Katherine Pontbriand
Rachel Tirrell
Walpole's Hidden Gem: Excavations on New Hampshire's Largest Archaeological Site
Sponsor: Robert Goodby
Abstract

Courtney Cummings
Management of Cultural Resources on Public Lands
Sponsor: Robert Goodby
Abstract

Doria Brown
A Comparison of Carbon Content in Forest Soils in Post-Cultivated Sites and Former Pastures
Sponsor: Rhine Singleton
Abstract

Jeffrey Graf
Possible Effects of Rock Type and Size on Forest Understory Plants and Lichen Communities
Sponsor: Rhine Singleton
Abstract

Melissa Morgan
Studies toward the synthesis of stapled peptides
Sponsor: Richard Desmond
Abstract

Brian Dunleavy
Improvements in Spinal Injuries via Olfactory Ensheathing Cell Transplantation
Sponsor: Leila Jabbour
Abstract

Nicole Rode
Cannabidiol vs Cancer
Sponsor: Leila Jabbour
Abstract

Bailey Blair
The role of STE50 in morphogenesis and pathogenesis of the human fungal pathogen, Candida albicans
Sponsor: Amy Piispanen
Abstract

Andrea Campos
Killer yeast: Targeting Candida albicans with cheese
Sponsor: Amy Piispanen
Abstract

Alyssa Lambert
The Efficiency of the Graston Technique for Soft Tissue Mobilization in Athletic Performance
Sponsor: Thomas Bennett
Abstract

 

 

Papers, Panels, and Exhibitions: Natural, Social and Behavioral Sciences

9:30-10:00

Amanda Ellis
Stress in Policing: The Environmental and Physical Factors that Disrupt Officers Lives
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Michael Ingenito
How a Young Police Recruit Becomes a New Officer: Steps in Early Occupational Socialization
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

10:00-10:30

Donald Denman
Will Schorle
Does the Fourth Amendment actually protect our citizen’s rights?
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Emily Brisson
A Qualitative Study of Regional Contra Dance
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Douglas Challenger
Abstract

10:30-11:00

Andrew Ladeau
Sexism and Women Officers in Prisons and Policing
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Kelsey Devlin
Just Below the Surface: Historic and Archaeological Analysis of Submerged Sites in Lake Winnipesaukee
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Robert Goodby
Abstract

11:00-11:30

Jennifer Cartier
Brendan Fitzpatrick
Dyamond Gardner
Christopher Harrington
Mike Kirouac
The Gates of Injustice: The Crisis in America's Prisons
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Elizabeth Vaillancourt Poultney
The Effect of Competitive and Cooperative Game Play on Hostile and Instrumental Aggression
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Craig Platt
Abstract

11:30-12:00

Timothy Armstrong
Taylor Miller
Shots Fired: Special Response Teams in Today's Society
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Joseph Trujillo
Analysis of the difference between finishers in men and women’s 5k races
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Carl Brezovec
Abstract

12:00-12:30

Renee Morse
Sentencing and Recidivism: How Effective is Preventing Recidivism? A Case Study: Keene, New Hampshire
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Dayna Mercadante
Dynamics of a Networked Connectivity Model of Waterborne Disease Epidemics
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Carl Brezovec
Abstract

12:30-1:00

Raphael Levy-Lesko
Brennan Whalen
The War on Drugs": Treatment v. Incarceration
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Morgan Baker
Ian Hayden
Antoine Gisore
The Hurricane of 1938
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Douglas Challenger
Abstract

1:00-1:30

Bianca Baldelli
Jessica Trumphour
The True Pains of Punishment: Children of Incarcerated Parents
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Brian Kirn
Paige McGroarty
Katherine Pontbriand
Nevena Teodosic
Experiencing Anthropology at Franklin Pierce
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Debra Picchi
Abstract

Colette Donnelly
The Tattoo Stigma
Sponsor: Jefferson Allen
Abstract

1:30-2:00

Ryan Boswell
Robert Chooljian
Matthew O’Herron
Brendan O’Rourke
John Razzino
Caroline Savasta
The Gates of Injustice: The Crisis in America's Prisons
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Jerry Levine
Abstract

Drew Bennett
Alcohol, Drugs and Correlations
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Carl Brezovec
Abstract

2:00-3:15

Panel Presentation Sponsored by Robert Welch
Marulli Welcome Center

  • Thomas Sensale, Working in the Archives
    Abstract
  • Emma O’Connor, The Excitement of Interning at the Mariposa Museum in Peterborough
    Abstract
  • Melissa Quinn, Interning in the Mariposa Museum
    Abstract
  • Brian Kirn, The Journey to Archeological Professionalism in America: Through the Letterbox of Warren K Moorehead
    Abstract
  • Robert Welsch, Exploring the Early History of American Anthropology Through A Network Analysis of Early Correspondence
    Abstract

5:30-7:00

Manchester Center

Jessica Bolster
The Psychometric Properties of Outcome Measures Commonly Used to Assess Gross Motor Function in Children with Down Syndrome: A Systematic Review
Sponsor: Jennifer Parent-Nichols
Abstract

Marilyn McDonald
Prevalence, Severity and Associated Factors of Depression in the Uninsured at a Free Clinic in Vermont
Abstract

Kelly Grady
Informing Organizational Strategy: Nursing Research in a Community Hospital Setting
Abstract

Brandon Jackson, Taylor Jones, Karin Statler, Justin Termes
Management of Musculoskeletal Conditions
Ortho. Lab
Faculty: Josh Cleland & Catherine Freeman

Courtney Germano, Michelle Gross, Karlina Kozlova, Lexy Winter, Nate Wood
Getting the movement started: Introduction to handling and facilitation
Mat. Lab

Faculty: Jennifer Parent-Nichols

Jessica Bolster, Kim Youngs Grand, Kate Leonard, Caitlin O'Herron
Physical Therapy Poster Presentations: Community Health
South Amphi.

Faculty: Ann Greiner

Brandon Jackson, Maria Giradin, Kelly Lavallee, Alyssa Daigle
Student Panel: Transitioning to Graduate School in the Health Professions
South Amphi.

Ambassadors: Chris Conti, Renee Delaney, Kaitline Francis, Nick Heafeld, Melanie Newman, Askley Noke

8:30-9:30

Poster Session: Arts & Humanities
Spagnuolo Hall

Alexa Wallace
Ways in Which History Students Can Get Involved in the Museum World
Sponsor: Doug Ley
Abstract

Cassandra Erler
Stolen Youth: Child Slavery Then and Now
Sponsor: Doug Ley
Abstract

Cassandra Erler
Til Death or Distance Do Us Part: Slave Marriage in Antebellum America
Sponsor: Doug Ley
Abstract

Amanda Horrocks
The Jesuit Impact on Latin America
Sponsor: Melinda Jette
Abstract

Morgan Baker
Greg Cormier
Scott DeLaura
Gregory Egan
Paul Fahey
Antoine Gisore
Conor Gleason
Samantha Hulme
Stephen Keimig
Allison Klipp
Alex Lorenzo
Maranda Osborn
Catherine Purdy
Sarah Rodriguez
Rachel Shunamon
Michael Smith
John Tibbetts
John Viaes
Nicolette Zeigler
Intellectual Property Issues and Social Media
Sponsor: Kristen Nevious
Abstract

Emily Catuccio
Marissa Denman
Whitney Dowds
Jasmyne Fogle
Elizabeth Franciamore
Donte Gittens
Ian Hayden
Jenna Lewis
Alison Palma
Alexandra Smith
Children and Media in the 21st Century
Sponsor: Kristen Nevious
Abstract

Logan Barrett
Brett Becker
Kenneth Benting
Stephanie Bisbing
Ashraf Blell
Justyn Christophers
Sam Cordiliko
Gina Daniele
Kayln DaSilva
Taylor DeForge
Gina Godino
Kate Gotte
Narissa Lumbra
Tom McGuckin
Kassandra Mitchell
Jenna Lewis
Nick Oliveira
Will Pennington
Matt Perotti
Damon Perron
Kaylee Redard
Brittany Ruley
Grace Walker
Diondra Woumn
Digging Into YOUR Food: First-Year Inquiry and Dialogue on Food & Sustainability
Sponsors: Molly Badrawy, Sarah Dengler, Zan Goncalves, Nancy Lloyd
Abstract

 

Papers, Panels, and Exhibitions: Arts & Humanities

10:00-10:30

Andrew Duncan
The Growth of Fascism in Israel
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Frank Cohen
Abstract

10:30-11:00

Gabriel Norwood
Freedom or Death: The Unlikely Story of Colonial Victory in the American Revolution
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Mary Kelly
Abstract

11:00-11:30

Danielle Koch
Violence Against Women: A Barricade to Prosperity
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Frank Cohen
Abstract

Jayne Boylan
Katrina Flory
Ryan Dionne
Breigh Souliere
Narrative Medicine: Health Science Majors Write Creatively
Marulli Welcome Center
Sponsor: Donna Decker
Abstract

12:00-12:30

Kevin O’Brien
Education and Its Effect on the Prosperity of Africa
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Frank Cohen
Abstract

Lauren Caduto
Samuel Triolo
Nevermore Literary Magazine
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Alan Schulte
Abstract

12:30-1:00

Christopher Reardon
Burma: A Look at How the Government has Impacted the Country 1886-2014
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Frank Cohen
Abstract

Khyle Parke
Marlin Fitzwater Portrait
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Kristen Nevious
Abstract

1:00-1:30

Max Fanwick
The XL Artic National Fracking Pipeline
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Frank Cohen
Abstract

Morgan Baker
Paige Smelley
Land Conservation: The Stonewall Farm Documentary
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Heather Tullio
Abstract

1:30-2:00

Lauren Caduto
Carlo Falitico
Public Service Announcements for FPTV
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Kristen Nevious
Abstract

2:00-2:30

Brandon DeGrandpre
Brandon Nguyen
Carter Wilhelm
A Crash-Study Course in Cramming: How to Prepare for the Written Exam
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Donna Decker
Abstract

Jennifer Cartier
Will Cleveland
Isaac Fithian
Aiden Garcia
Mary Quinn
Sarah Rodriguez
Philosophy Minor Panel Presentation
Marulli Welcome Center 
Sponsor: Jed Donelan
Abstract

2:30-3:00

Poster Session: Business Administration and Honors
Spagnuolo Hall

Mike Frappier
Market Situation Analysis of Kellogg's Multinational Food Company
Sponsor: Jason Little
Abstract

Paige Charland
Women in Accounting
Sponsor: Christine Betts
Abstract

Cassandra Erler
Focus Group Follow-Up: Coding and Analyzing Qualitative Data
Sponsor: Kristen Nevious
Abstract

3:30-4:00

Paper Session: Business Administration
Spagnuolo Hall

Ryan Lally
Gems of the Antilles
Sponsor: Mary Ann Gaal
Abstract

4:00-4:30

Poster Session: PhotoVoice
Spagnuolo Hall

Sarah Blackman
Alyson Burchfield
Samantha Cassell
Vanessa DeZorzi
Dimitry Legagneur
Colleen Reilly
Dionna Shipman
PhotoVoice-Alcohol and Other Drugs
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Ann Goodrich-Bazan
Abstract

Haley Baron
Rosa Eusebio
Jasmyne Fogle
Dyamound Gardner
Jonathan Spall
Danica Thoroughgood
PhotoVoice-ALANA
Spagnuolo Hall
Sponsor: Ann Goodrich-Bazan
Abstract

5:00-6:00

Faculty Poster Session
Spagnuolo Hall

Mary Kelly
Irish Genesis, American Evolution: Being Irish in American History
Abstract

Mary Ann Gaal
Creativity in Business Students: An Exploratory Analysis
Abstract

Robert Diercks
Small Art Works and a Journey by the North Sea
Abstract

Rhine Singleton
An Online Guide to Undergraduate Research in Field Biology
Abstract

Frank Hubacz
Investigating the Waters of the Bering Sea
Abstract

 

Faculty Paper Presentations

6:00-6:30

Jennie Brown
Outcomes Assessment at Small Colleges: Achieving Two Goals with One Assessment
Spagnuolo Hall
Abstract

Donna Decker
The Thousand Stories in One Story: The Montreal Massacre
Marulli Welcome Center
Abstract

6:30-7:00

Gerald Burns
"Hero Widow": The 9/11 Celebrity of Lisa Beamer
Spagnuolo Hall
Abstract

Richard Block
Franklin Pierce Hand: Digitizing History
Marulli Welcome Center
Abstract

7:00-7:30

John Harris
Retracing the 1947 Spring Journey of Naturalist Edwin Way Teale
Spagnuolo Hall
Abstract

John Lund
Open Source US History Textbook
Marulli Welcome Center
Abstract

1:00-2:00

Small Business Advisory Group Project
Fitzwater 102

Abigail Anderson
Molly Doyle
*Danielle Hare
Yousef Hasan
Brandon Knight
Ryan Lally
Erin Lang
Sara Michaels
Holly Nisbett
Michael Petrowski
Lindsay Sweet
Jared Taylor
Marketing Deliverables for Terra Nova Coffee Roasters, LLC
Sponsor: Jason Little
Abstract


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