Poster Session (2019)

11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
A.J. Villalobos Hall

Poster 1

Jordan Hanson, Emi Eastman, Kaitlin Fundell, Jocelyn Jimenez, Katherine Mercado, and Delilah Perez
“Physics Education Analytics with Python”
Faculty mentor: Jordan Hanson

Poster 2

Jordan Hanson, Emi Eastman, Kaitlin Fundell, Jocelyn Jimenez, Katherine Mercado, and Delilah Perez
“Physics Education Analytics with Python”
Faculty mentor: Jordan Hanson

Poster 3

Emily Carranza, Katie Engle, and Melissa Johnson
“4Girls Foundation: Recruitment Material, Measuring Accuracy and Effectiveness”
Faculty mentor: Lisa Ibanez 

Poster 4

Kaitlyn Santos
“4Girls Foundation: Mentor Training” 
Faculty mentor: Lisa Ibanez

Poster 5

Natasha Rubalcava and Ngozzi Eke
“4Girls Foundation: Resilience Workshops”
Faculty mentor: Lisa Ibanez

Poster 6

Leanne Parada and Melissa Tobias
“4Girls Resilience Examination: Comprehension and Identification” 
Faculty mentor: Lisa Ibanez 

Poster 7

Yvonne Rodriguez and Haily McCord
“4Girls Foundation: Workshop on the Formation of Meaningful Friendships”
Faculty mentor: Lisa Ibanez 

Poster 8

Aubrey Baran
“Reshaping Athletic and Academic Integration the Danish Way”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 9

Felicia Delgadillo and Dr. David Mbora
“From Bed Bugs to Dead Bugs: Exploring Natural Alternatives to Eliminate Bed Bugs, Cimex lectularius with Essential Oils”
David Mbora

Poster 10

Mayeli Sarmiento and Alondra Solis
“Relative Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Ginger”
Faculty mentor: Ralph Isovitsch

Poster 11

Emma Louise Romero and Dr. David Mbora
“The Effects of Pollution on Insect Species Richness and Abundance”
Faculty mentor: David Mbora

Poster 12

Alejandro Bautista 
“Political Mobility of Kurdish Women”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 13

Helen Macdonald
“Arthropod Abundance in Organic and Inorganic Farms”
Faculty mentor: David Mbora

Poster 14

Martha Avila-Zavala and Dr. Edward Blumenthal
“Genetic Interaction between Drop-Dead (drd) and Fatty Acid Transport Protein (Fatp) in Drosophila Melanogaster”
Faculty mentor: Sylvia Vetrone

Poster 15

Kyriaki Tsigkounis
“Parenting Styles and Culture: Comparing the United States with European Countries” 
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 16

Jared Holguin
“Herbal Extracts; Green Tea, Goji Berry, and Red Sage; Potentially Decrease Viability of Cancerous Cells; RPMI, CML, LNCAP, and MCF-7”
Faculty mentor: Sylvia Vetrone

Poster 17

Martin Olmos
“Investigating the Effects of Cannabidiol (CBD) on Cancer Cells” 
Faculty mentor: Sylvia Vetrone 

Poster 18

Malory Henry
“The Latrogenic Consequences of Global Health Initiatives”
Faculty mentor: Ann Kakaliouras

Poster 19

Mikayla Tomczak
“Maternal Breastfeeding in the U.S. and Children's Cognitive and Physical Development”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 20

Arnulfo Robles
“Structural Violence in the International Community”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 21

Stephanie Jackson
“Post Synthetic Modification of a Stilbene MOF with 1-methylimidazole via SALE”
Faculty mentor: Christina Bauer

Poster 22

Jessica Gabela
“Golf Putting: Investigating Schema Development and Practice Strategy”
Faculty mentor: Kathy Barlow

Poster 23

Miranda Yzabal
“How Speech Impairments affect Socio-Emotional Development and Peer Relationships in Early Childhood”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 24

Chaandan Badesha
“The Progression of Women's Rights in 20th Century Mexican Revolution”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 25

Myles Jackson
“Micro Unknown Identification”
Faculty mentor: Hector Valenzuela

Poster 26

Rebekah Herrera
“Social and Emotional Effects of Parental Divorce on Adolescents”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 27

Clarissa Terris
“Men The Heroes, Women The Outcasts ”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 28

John Paul Gomez-Reed
“A 100 MHz Frequency-Counter Deployed in FPGA for RF Neutrino Research in Antarctica”
Faculty mentor: Jordan Hanson

Poster 29

Stella Thermos
“Understanding the Magnitude of Correlations between International Trade and Currency Exchange Rates”
Faculty mentor: Roger White

Poster 30

Valerie Carmona
“Overrepresentation of English Language Learners in Special Education”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc 

Poster 31

Destinee Moya
“A Comparison of the Gender Dynamics between the Irish Republican Army and Baader-Meinhof Gang”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 32

Nicholas Tsougarakis and Nancy Leon
“Olfaction: Battle of the Sexes With Respect To Episodic Memory”
Faculty mentor: Erica Fradinger

Poster 33

Vanessa Guerra
“Academic Gender Stereotypes and How They Affect Students” 
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 34

Fabiana Sanchez
“Forcing Human Trafficking out of Commission” 
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 35

Mai Quesada, Felicia Delgadillo, Rachel Lazerson, and Erika Velasquez
“Insect Community Composition at the Whittier College Campus and Earthworks Community Organic Farm”
Faculty mentor: David Mbora

Poster 36

Steven Rivera
“Thrombosis Aspiration in ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients”
Faculty mentor: Hector Valenzuela

Poster 37

Ashly Sato
“Early Intervention in the Treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 38

Marina Daroca Bazán
“Approaches to Peace: The Strategic Logic of Civil Disobedience”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 39

Tanya Lugo
“Exploring the Anti-proliferative Effects of Dandelion and Vitamin D on Breast Cancer and Chronic Myeloid Leukemia”
Faculty mentor: Sylvia Vetrone

Poster 40

Elizabeth Christopherson
“Long-term Impact of Childhood Emotional Abuse on the Brain”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc 

Poster 41

Daniel Garcia 
“Women's Roles in the Mexican Revolution”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 42

Michael Atwood
“Musical Nationalism in the Romantic Era: British Art Song and German Lieder”
Faculty mentor: Teresa LeVelle

Poster 43

Joshua Morales and Dr. Hector Valenzuela
“The Effects of Combining Resveratrol with Cisplatin to Treat Leukemia”
Faculty mentor: Hector Valenzuela 

Poster 44

Hailey Mollno
“The Effects that the Media has on Body Perceptions Throughout Adolescence”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 45

Eryn Wells
“Layering Oppression: An Examination of How the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Impacts Their Women”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 46

Eryn Wells
“Unequal Pay for Equal Work in the United Arab Emirates: Insidious Discrimination or Real Socioeconomic Theory?”
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 47

Taylor Telles
“Inducing Apoptosis and Decreasing Proliferation in MCF7 and Jurkat Cell Lines by Ellagic Acid and Vanillic Acid” 
Faculty mentor: Hector Valenzuela 

Poster 48

Julia Roegiers
“That is So RAD: The Implications and Future Research on Reactive Attachment Disorder”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc 

Poster 49

Alondra A. Chavira, Kimberly A. Jones, and Kenneth E. Prehoda 
“Determining How Lgl Regulates the Par Polarity Complex”
Faculty mentor: Sylvia Vetrone

Poster 50

Rachel Lazerson and Dr. David Mbora
“Does the Macronutrient Given to Ants Affect the Number of Living Individuals in a Colony?”
Faculty mentor: David Mbora

Poster 51

Melanie Maldonado 
“Effects of Bullying on the Social and Emotional Development of School Age Children and Adolescents”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc

Poster 52

Madison Topping 
“The Symbolism of Women in War” 
Faculty mentor: Joyce Kaufman

Poster 53

Natalia Miller, Casandra Avila, Priscilla Orozco, and Leah Sanchez
“Improved Vaccine for 2019-20 Flu Season”
Faculty mentor: Kathleen Barry

Poster 54

Mia Maglinte
“Children's Emotion Display Rules According to Gender”
Faculty mentor: Anne Sebanc 

Poster 55

Yolanda Lopez and Agnes Cosico
“Relative Anti-Inflammatory Properties of Cayenne Pepper”
Faculty mentor: Ralph Isovitsch

Poster 56

Cindy Banh
“You Do Not Belong Here: Analyzing American and German Right-Wing Political Discourse Towards Migrants”
Faculty mentor: Mike McBride

Poster 57

Samantha Maldonado, Annalisa Ayers, and Annika Campbell
“The Species Diversity of Insects at Whittier College and Earthworks Community Organic Farm”
Faculty mentor: David Mbora