HHMI Grants to Kenyon

Kenyon College Summer Science Scholars, 2003
Kenyon students and mentors
Posters on-line, funded by HHMI grant


Undergraduates at Kenyon conduct research projects in the summer,  in collaboration with a faculty mentor.  Each student presents a poster on their work at a public exhibition.  For further information on research with undergraduates at Kenyon, contact the faculty mentors below.
Archive: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001

*NOTE: After clicking the pictures on this page, to view the full size JPG file with Internet Explorer, look for the orange JPG expand button to appear in the lower right-hand corner of the Poster JPG and click on it. With Mozilla, simply click anywhere on the image.

Note: Each image links to poster GIF, 300-800kb.

Development of a Cell Culture Model for Dioxin Toxicity in Xenopus laevis
Aric Whitington, '04
Mentor: Wade Powell, Biology

Mapping of Photoperiod-sensitive Suppressors of Elf3 in Arabidopsis
Kathryn Lynd, '04
Mentor: Karen Hicks, Biology

Eastern Bluebird (Sialis sialis) Reproduction Success as a Function of Nest Box Habitat
Julia Devine, 05
Mentor: Robert Mauck and Ray Heithaus, Biology

The Effects of Modulation Frequency of a Co-Modulated Masker on Masking Release
Neil Ashmon, '05
Mentor: Andrew Niemiec, Psychology

Ca (II) Binding by Phytochelatins and Hydroxymethyl Phytochelatins
Sarah Collins, '04
Mentor: Rosemary Marusak, Chemistry

Acid- and Base-Dependent Expression Profiles of Escherichia coli
Lisa Maurer, '04
Mentor: Joan Slonczewski, Biology

Effects of Predator Odors on Spatial Reference and Working Memory in Rats
Eric Richardson, '04
Mentor: Jon Williams, Psychology

Novel Anaerobic Fermentation Products of Escherichia coli at High pH, Determined by HPLC
Daniel Tate, '06
Mentor: Joan Slonczewski, Biology

22 kHz Ultrasonic Vocalization as an Indicator of Anxiety in Two Strains of Laboratory Rats
Holly Harris, '04
Mentor: Andrew Niemiec, Psychology
A Physiological and Behavioral Look at Osmoregulation in Uca Pugilator
Andrew Koch, '05
Mentor: Chris Gillen, Biology

Resolution of Racemic Amino Acids using Carbohydrates as Chiral Auxiliary
Meilyn Chan, '05
Mentor: Mo Hunsen, Chemistry

Dioxin Toxicokinetics and Insensitivity in Xenopus Laevis Tadpoles and Embryos
Blythe Phillips, '05 and Tom Susman, 04
Mentor: Wade Powell, Biology