Summer Scholars Roster 2019

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Jhedienne Adams
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JheDienne Adams

Strange Fruit: A Historical Examination of the Black Female Body as More than Medical Material

Mentor: William Kuby Major: History

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Bennett Bowden

The Effects of Big Data on Healthcare Jobs: A Systematic Literature Review

Mentor: Mina Sartipi Major: Computer Science and Engineering

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Jessica Gregg

Belief or Abuse: An Explorative Examination of Religiosity, Domestic Physical and Verbal Abuse and the Correlates of Attitudes Toward Partner Violence

Mentor: Chris Silver Major: Psychology and Criminal Justice

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Aaren Isabel

1st Historical Database of Introduce Fish Species in Tennessee

Mentor: Fernando Alda Major: Biology

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Kathryn Jackson

Optimizing the Chemical Recipe for Ambiently Dried Transparent Aerogel

Mentor: Sungwoo Yang Major: Chemical Engineering

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Matthew McCarver

Inference For The Normal Youden Index Under Type II Censoring

Mentor: Sumith Gunasekera Major: Mathematics

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Ryenne McDowell

What Effect Does Public Policy Have on Gentrification and the Displacement of African-Americans in Chattanooga, Tennessee?

Mentor: Marcus D. Mauldin Major: Political Science

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Olivia Morrison

The Effects of E-cigarette Alkaloids on Gene Expression and Cell Viability in Lung Cells

Mentor: Margaret Kovach Major: Biology

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Alaura Robinson

Rethinking the Technopoly: Black Mirror’s Warning to Parents and Youth

Mentor: Elizabeth Gailey Major: Communication

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Ashwyn Sam

Evaluation of Discretization Schemes in Biglobal Stability Analysis of Cylindrically-Shaped Solid and Hybrid Rockets

Mentor: Trevor Elliott Major: Mechanical Engineering & General Mathematics

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Steven Sawyer

Nanomaterial Characterization and Treatment in Urban Stormwater Runoff

Mentor: Jejal Reddy-Bathi Major: Civil Engineering

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Lysa Scealf

The Therapeutic Importance of Compassionate Care

Mentor: Sarah Einstein Major: Creative Writing

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Kalie Shaw

An Exploratory Study of How the Convergent News Model Relates to Student Media

Mentor: William Davis Major: Communications

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David Smith

Fatty Acid-Mediated Phenotypic Responses in Vibrio fischeri and Vibrio alginolyticus

Mentor: David Giles Major: Biology

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Adeola Ijiyode

A Retrospective Investigation of Racial-Ethnic Socialization

Mentor: Amye Warren Major: Psychology

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Terele Parker*

Super-Capacitor Solar Charging 

Mentor: Mina Sartipi *Tuskegee University