, Gender Studies and English, portrayals of Muslim masculinities in American novels written post 9/11
Mariya Chadovich, Neuroscience, How physical trauma or brain disease affect the brain and how the brain reacts to the insult and how the brain heals afterwards
Tanya Chen, Biomedical Engineering and Physics, Microvasculature blood flow mechanics and biomedical microdevices
Tamara Dukich, Neuroscience, Difference in learning between males and females through the examination of patterns within childhood education
Sarah Edwards, Spanish, Benefits of economic change and gender equality on women's health
Sara Gottesman, Chemistry, materials development for sustainable building, including both natural materials as well as synthetics
Amanda Hardy, Cell and Molecular Biology and Philosohpy, Orthopedics, biology and medicine
Hillary Johnson, Anthropology, Anthropological analysis of perceptions of alternative medicine and its efficacy, specifically working-class and American acupuncture.
Olivia Mahler-Haug, Psychology and Applied Computation, User Experience Design and assistive technology for individuals with learning disabilities
Abirami Rajasegaran, Public Health and Spanish, The impact of HIV/AIDS on vulnerable populations, including adolescents and the incarcerated, and the prevention and intervention strategies employed to curb the HIV/AIDS global epidemic.
Kara Ramsey, Philosophy and Economics, comparative effectives research on Louisiana's mental health system
Caroline Sampson, Art History, Societies in the post disaster era and how the arts have influenced and healed societies. The nonprofit sector and how art organizations can rebuild a community
Catherine Simpson, Public health, Psychology and Dance, Public health in developing societies with a focus on mental health and therapy through dance
Kelley Walton, Sociology and Gender & Sexuality Studies with minor in Spanish, Sexual assault on college campuses in the U.S., specifically sexual assault prevention programs and awareness
Sarah Williams, Neuroscience with minor in Spanish, Socioeconomic barriers in childhood obesity, obstacles to health care facing the homeless population, and working memory's modulating effect on English/Spanish bilingualism
Claire Wilson, Neuroscience and Asian Studies, Prenatal/neonatal development, the connection between mental and physical development, differences in developmental neuroscience due to mental disease, neonatal massage therapy