The 2013 Sanger Summer Scholars Symposium will take place this Thursday (July 18) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the film classroom at the Hendricks Center for the Arts.
The Sanger Summer Research Fellows program is an eight-week summer program open to Beloit students in all disciplines; the students work collaboratively with a faculty mentor on an original research project in their interest area and participate in weekly seminars, culminating in a symposium on their research. See the schedule below for details about this summer’s crop of Sanger Scholar research.
9 a.m. - Introductory remarks
9:10-9:35 a.m. - “Time series forecasting with wavelets" by Bruce Atwood and Lingzhi Meng
9:35-10 a.m. - "The experience of Beloit teen mothers in conjunction with the development of a community-based doula program," by Suzanne Cox and Will McShane
10 a.m. - 10:25 a.m. - "Nanotechnology: Preparation and applications of oriented zinc oxide nanorod devices," by George Lisensky and Emma Koenig
10:25-10:50 a.m. - "Companion website for Pervyi Krug: Russian Full Circle," by Donna Oliver and Julian Vanecek
10:50-11:05 a.m. - Break
11:05-11:30 a.m. - "Constructing examples of the modularity theorem," by Ranjan Roy and Jianing Xu
11:30-11:55 a.m. - "The road to hell: Governmental and NGO roles in the social exclusion of Roma in the Czech Republic," by Bill New and Margaret Kepley
11:55 a.m.-12:20 p.m. - "Electrophoretic analysis of printer inks for forensic applications with improved detection limits utilizing wavelet transforms,” by Kevin Braun and James Lazarcik
12:20-12:45 p.m. - "Expanding and disseminating the Distant Dances Model of choreographic collaboration,” by Gina T'ai and Laura Logan
12:45-12:50 p.m. - Closing remarks