2020 - 2021 Research Award Recipients

Caleb Beimfohr. Gamma Eta. SEMA3F Effects on Macrophage Migration and Differentiation in a Wound Assay.

Adrianna Coil, Kelsey Lang. Gamma Eta. Role of OCTOPUS-Like 2 Protein in FLS2 and BR Signaling Pathways in Arabidopsis thaliana.

Ashleigh DeWees. Gamma Kappa. Cortisol Research for Southwest Baptist University.

Caitlin Diepenbrock. Gamma Kappa. Cortisol Release During Weaning and its Effects on Physical Behavior.

Lauren Geiger. Alpha Gamma. A Potential Role of the CDH11 Gene in the Development of Navicular Syndrome in Stock Breed Horses.

Breea Liette. Gamma Eta. Elucidating the Physiological Role of HOXA5 as an Essential Metastatic Regulator.

Liza Lewis, Kaitlyn Andreoni. Gamma Eta. Invitro Model of Rhabdomyolysis Induced with Rosuvastatin and Metformin.

Allyson McAtamney, Alexis Fohl, Tyler Jobe, and Emily Varraso. Gamma Eta. Experimental Study of Stress-reducing effects of Ashwagandha on C. Elegans.

Grace McIntyre. Gamma Eta. Using a Lipidomics Approach to Analyze the Role of Ceramide in Aging C. Elegans.

Lauryn Petrich, Vanessa Petrich. Gamma Gamma. Differentiating White-Footed mice (Peromyscus leucopus) from Deer mice (Peromyscus maniculatus) through the analysis of their Salivary Amylase and Cellulose Acetate Gel Electrophoresis.

Payton Price. Beta. The Association Between PER3 VNTR Polymorphisms and Morning/Night Sleep Preference.

Eliana Rutherford, Faith James. Gamma Gamma. Examining Anthropogenic Impacts on Foraging Behaviors of Eastern Gray Squirrels (Sciurus carolinensis), American Red Squirrels (Tamiasciurus hudsonicus)and Northern Flying Squirrels (Glaucomys sabrinus).

Nicholas Schulte. Gamma Kappa. Immune System Response to Vaccinations and Stress in Weaning Beef Calves.

Haley Stoner. Gamma Kappa. The Impact of Cortisol on Killed Vaccine Effectiveness in Bovine.

Kailey Weiskopf. Gamma Kappa. Free Cortisol Levels in Saliva Samples vs Total Cortisol Levels in Blood Serum Samples.

Katherine Woller. Beta Iota. The Role of FFAR4 in the Progression of NAFLD.

Megan Worthington. Gamma Kappa. Analysis of cortisol and IGg levels in Calves.