Awards

Members of the Student Conference Planning Committee, with the assistance of judges recruited from outside of IU Southeast, are responsible for judging 6 award categories:

  1. Best Posters
    Posters are judged by members of the Student Conference Planning Committee and a judge from outside of IU Southeast in the following categories: content, format, ability to answer questions, and professionalism. See judging rubric for more information.
  2. Best Oral Presentations
    Oral presentations and performances are judged by members of the Student Conference Planning Committee and judges from outside of IU Southeast in the following categories: content, format, ability to answer questions, and professionalism. See judging rubric for more information.
  3. Chancellor's Award for Creative Achievement
    All posters, displays, oral presentations, and performances are eligible for the Chancellor's award for creative achievement. The award is judged by members of the Student Conference Planning Committee and judges from outside of IU Southeast. The judges are looking for the most creative approach to solving a problem or addressing an issue.
  4. Chancellor's Award for Interdisciplinary Achievement
    All posters, displays, oral presentations, and performances are eligible for the Chancellor's award for interdisciplinary achievement. The award is judged by members of the Student Conference Planning Committee and judges from outside of IU Southeast. The judges are looking for the best example of interdisciplinary/cross-disciplinary work.

2014 Award Recipients - Graduate

Best Poster
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 The Relationship between Anomalous Beliefs, Attitudes and Experiences in a Class of Paranormal Psychology Students Amy Basham
Liberal Studies - Psychology
Lucinda Woodward
Best Presentation
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 Improving Student Use of Textual Evidence Ahnya Evinger
Secondary Education
Lisa Hoffman
Chancellor's Award for Creative Achievement
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 SMILE BIG: How we Take Care of Our Teeth Anna Noltemeyer
Education
Faye Camahalan

2014 Award Recipients - Undergraduate

Best Poster
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 Identification and Characterization of Black Pigment in Environmental Bacteria Ian Santisteban
Cameron Unverferth
Biology
Aaron Setterdahl
2014 Analysis and Mapping of Chromium Concentration in Drinking Water Within the Greater Louisville Area Using UV-Vis Spectroscopy Jessica Wigginton
Chemistry
Patricia Ranaivo
2014 Teaching Pediatric Growth & Development through Virtual Simulation Josiah Tweedy
Sarah Swallow
Nursing
Kathleen Free
2014 Using Humic Acid as a Model for Assessing the Presence of Disinfection By-Products Formed in Drinking Water Lauren Ogburn
Chemistry
Patricia Ranaivo
2014 Ratings of Leaders and Subordinate Assertiveness Steven Fuller
Jason Jones
Psychology
Bernardo J. Carducci
2014 Dynamic Changes in the Course of the Wabash River since 1820 along the Indiana-Illinois Border Will Foster
Geo-Science / Geology
Glenn Mason
Best Presentation
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 Correlation of Pollen Size and Exine Perforation Size in Angiosperm Pollen Grain Evolution Andrew Hornback
Biology
David Taylor
2014 Synthesis of 2-(2-phenylethenyl)-Estradiol Cory Dixon
Chemistry
Ben Nassim
2014 Denaturing Gradient Gel Electrophoresis as a Method for Differentiating Microbial Communities James Francis
Biology
Gretchen Kirchner
2014 Indirectly Connected: Social and Communication Deficits in Autism Spectrum Disorder and Gender Dysphoria Jenna Lacy
Psychology
Robin Morgan
2014 Which Witch is Which? The Transformation of the Female Witch from Hag, to Seductress, to Empowered Woman Nick Perez
History
Yu Shen
2014 Reconstructing Society: Robert Owen's Crusade for Social, Economic, and Educational Edification Zach Morgan
History
Kelly Ryan
Chancellor's Award for Creative Achievement
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 What is in a Name?: Or the Lack of Classification for Racist Music Allison Bohm
Music Business
Marty Rosen
Chancellor's Award for Interdisciplinary Achievement
Year Title Name Mentor
2014 Hallway of Hope at Wayside Amber Crawford
Nursing
Laura McILvoy
Showcase
Year Title
2014 1st Place - Student Nurses Association
2014 2nd Place - Food Chemistry
2014 3rd Place - Association of Computing Machinery

View Past Award Recipients »

APRIL 24 & 25, 2014

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Friday, April 25, 2014
Indiana University Southeast
Conference Center

Showcase

Thursday, April 24, 2014
Hoosier Room

Posters and Presentations

Graduate Presentations
Thursday, April 24, 2014
Conference Center

Undergraduate Presentations
Friday, April 25, 2014
Conference Center

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