Graduate Research Conference - Professional Masters Programs

Selected group of students to present their capstone/project design findings

May 9, 2014 at | Carolyn Hoff Lynch Room, Chemistry Building (corner of 34th & Spruce Streets)

Special Seminar


The Research Conference will be followed by a Wine & Cheese Reception in the Hayden Hall lobby. This Conference allows a selected group of students to present their capstone/project design findings. During the Reception, all graduating student capstone/project design posters will be on display for viewing.

This year’s presenters for the Research Conference are:

Cathleen Balantic, MES     Distribution of Breeding Forest Birds Across a Single-Tree Selection Timberland in New Hampshire

Alicia Coleman, MES     Environmental Psychology and Urban Green Space: Supporting Place-Based Conservation in Philadelphia, PA

Samantha Guidon, MES     The Future of U.S. Arctic Policy: An Analysis of the Current State of the Arctic and Related Federal Recommendations to Establish a Policy Direction When Moving Forward

Sara Kinslow, MSAG     Brominated Disinfection By-product (BR-DBP) Formation in a Changing World: The Energy Industry, Climate Change, and Implications for Drinking Water

Benjamin Madara, MSAG     The Effect of Mineral Extraction on the Earth’s Rotational Period

Daniel Schupsky, MES     PA Collegiate Green Sports Consortium – Replicating the Athletics Eco Reps Program on the Regional Collegiate Level in PA

Jenna Shweitzer, MES/JD     Climate Change Legal Remedies: Hurricane Sandy and New York City Coastal Adaptation