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Celebration of Learning 2019: Oral presentations and performances session III

SESSION III 1:15-2:15 p.m.


Alexis Aguilar, Joshua Iyer, Gabriel Lance
Project advisors: Dr. Jacob Bancks, music, composition; Dr. Daniel Chetel, music, director of orchestral activities
Student Orchestral Composition Readings & Workshop

Join the Augustana Symphony Orchestra in Centennial Hall for readings of new orchestral works by three Augustana student composers. Hear the composers speak about their pieces and their compositional process and respond to what they hear from the playing of a live orchestra. Dr. Jacob Bancks and Dr. Daniel Chetel will moderate this performance/workshop/discussion between composer, performer and audience while audience members get a peek behind the curtain of the process of artistic creation as new music comes to life.


Lauren Clapp
Project advisor: Dr. Catherine Carter Goebel, art history
Whistler and Critics In Dialogue
SESSION III-B-a: Olin 305 [1:15-1:30 p.m.]

Thomas Hand
Project advisor: Dr. Margaret Morse, art history
All that Glitters in the Golden Age of Drag: Fashion, Gender, and Mainstream Pop Culture
SESSION III-B-b: Olin 305 [1:30-1:45 p.m.]

Sydney Gilbert
Project advisor: Dr. Catherine Carter Goebel, art history
The Hypocrisy of a Critic: John Ruskin and his Career
SESSION III-B-c: Olin 305 [1:45-2 p.m.]

Taylor Hayes
Project advisor: Dr. Catherine Carter Goebel, art history
Miseria: The Weeping Women of Jacques-Louis David and Angelica Kauffmann
SESSION III-B-d: Olin 305 [2-2:15 p.m.]


William Stowe
Project advisor: Dr. Tom Bengtson, mathematics
The Last Digits of Infinity (On Tetrations Under Modular Rings)
SESSION III-D-a: Hanson 102 [1:15-1:30 p.m.]

Jacob Knox
Project advisor: Dr. Jon Clauss, mathematics
Examining Measures of Income Inequality
SESSION III-D-b: Hanson 102 [1:30-1:45 p.m.]

April Tran, Jonathan Reaban
Project advisors: Dr. Stacey Rodman, mathematics/computer science; Dr. Andrew Sward, mathematics
Isomorphism Between Rubik’s Puzzles
SESSION III-D-c: Hanson 102 [1:45-2 p.m.]

Rebecca Deters
Project advisor: Dr. Andrew Sward, mathematics
The Dynamical System of Predator and Prey
SESSION III-D-d: Hanson 102 [2-2:15 p.m.]


Dr. Mark Safstrom
Teaching History Through Documentary Film: “God’s Glory,Neighbor’s Good”
SESSION III-E-a: Old Main 117 [1:15-1:45 p.m.]

Madison Grady, Kelli Kleiser, Jessica Gallagher, Grace Morris, Tyler Andrews
Project advisors: Dr. Jessica Schultz and Dr. Jayne Rose, psychology
Ethical Travel and the Implications of Volunteer Tourism
SESSION III-E-b: Old Main 117 [1:45-2:15 p.m.]


Nina Iraci
Project advisors: Dr. Katherine Hutcheson, Dr. Jan Lewin, Casey Richardson, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Primary Placement of the Voice Prosthesis at the Time of Tracheoesophageal Puncture after Total Laryngectomy: A Systematic Review
SESSION III-F-a: Hanson 304 [1:15-1:35 p.m.]

Rachel Heah
Project advisor: Dr. Heidi Storl, philosophy
The Role of Biogenic Amines in Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus
SESSION III-F-b: Hanson 304 [1:35-1:55 p.m.]

Sierra Rood
Project Advisor: Dr. Heidi Storl, philosophy
Automated Capture and Analysis of Circulating Tumor Cells in Pediatric Brain Cancer Patients
SESSION III-F-c: Hanson 304 [1:55-2:15 p.m.]


Francesca Scribano
Project advisor: Dr. Patrick Crawford, chemistry
Characterization of Serine Mutagenesis and Plasmid Manipulation in ampC Beta-Lactamase
SESSION III-G-a: Hanson 305 [1:15-1:35 p.m.]

Mark Sharp
Project advisor: Dr. Jeffrey Rohde, Franciscan University, Steubenville, Ohio
Synthesis of Anti-Leishmanial Aminopyrazole and Imidazopyridine Compounds
SESSION III-G-b: Hanson 305 [1:35-1:55 p.m.]

Alex Demmers
Project advisor: Dr. Kevin Geedey, biology
Ecological Researcher
SESSION III-G-c: Hanson 305 [1:55-2:15 p.m.]


Natalie Spahn
Project advisor: Dr. Kiki Kosnick, French
Fado: Duality of Characters
SESSION III-H-a: Wallenberg Hall [1:15-1:35 p.m.]

Rebecca Garbe
Project advisor: Dr. Kiki Kosnick, French
“Ton sexe tellement blanc, tellement grand”: Colonialism, Orientalism, and Sexuality in ‘Celui qui est digne d’être aimé’ by Abedellah Taïa
SESSION III-H-b: Wallenberg Hall [1:35-1:55 p.m.]

Alexandra Cole
Project advisor: Dr. Kiki Kosnick, French
The Formation of Gender and Sexual Identity as Seen in the Works of Nina Bouraoui
SESSION III-H-c: Wallenberg Hall [1:55-2:15 p.m.]


Christine Vincent
Project advisor: Dr. Jason Mahn, religion
Sacred Space in an Unlikely Place: Prison Ministry in Iowa
SESSION III-I-a: Old Main 132 [1:15-1:35 p.m.]

Giselle Loucks
Project advisor: Dr. Dan Lee, religion
Love Through Justice in Niebuhrian Thought
SESSION III-I-a: Old Main 132 [1:35-1:55 p.m.]

Shelby Burroughs
Project advisor: Dr. Eric Stewart, religion
Consumer Capitalist Christmas: How Participation in Christmas Frames Us as Religious Subjects
SESSION III-I-a: Old Main 132 [1:55-2:15 p.m.]