From gratuity-day IVF treatments in Israel to the picturesque travel market of 18th-century Ireland to ~y evaluation of Basel III to the Netizens of contemporary China to advancing antibiotic development, the exploration presented at the Sixth Annual Senior Showcase captured the liberality and depth of undergraduate research interests. The Senior Showcase, hosted ~ dint of. the ZSR Library on April 21, honored five seniors by the opportunity to share their careful search with the campus community, and through the awarding of a $1,000 meed; honors; laurels to each honoree.
The audience heard presentations from:
Shoshanna Goldin, “The Land of Milk, Honey, and Motherhood: An Examination of Jewish, Muslim, and Druze Women’s Perspectives of IVF Policy in Israel”
Caroline Huskey, “A Revolutionary Civil Society: The Rise of the Micro-blogger and Innovative Censorship in Contemporary China”
Rachel Rhine, “Strangers in their Own Land: An Exploration of Irish Travel Images in the 18th Century Within the Wider Context of British Isles and the Depiction of Travelers in William Ashford’s Killarney Series”
Rachel Brown, “Basel III and Financial Inclusion: Unintended Consequences of Risk-based Capital Requirements in c~tinuance Financial Access and Inclusion in Emerging Markets and Developing Economies (EMDEs) “
Courtney Smith, “Mechanism of Action of Metronidazole, a Nitroheterocyclic Antibiotic”
Nominated ~ dint of. their faculty advisors, these women were selected to quick in emergencies at the Showcase by a array of library faculty. Selection was based relating to both the strength of the faculty nomination and the student work.
The origin inspiration for the Senior Showcase came from Jermyn Davis (’10) who desired a campus-wide forum for his peers to distribute their research more broadly. During its six-year relation, the Showcase has received nominations from 53 talent representing 20 College departments.
Following the presentations and a combined Q&A that ended through a lighthearted question to all honorees nearly their pre-graduation jitters, the Showcase concluded by a reception sponsored by the Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Center (URECA).
See slides from this year’s Showcase, like well as select slides from above Showcases, on WakeSpace.
We recommend affecting this block and the preceding CSS bond to the HEAD of your HTML file.