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Wednesday: Academic Citizens

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Celebrating the Research, Creative, and Service Accomplishments of MU Students

Wednesday April 21, 2021

Academic Citizens

Students using research and scholarship explore problems and issues in search for a solution. Projects cover a wide range of topics including crime, healthcare burnout, career preparedness for college students, security, creative expression, culture, communication, social justice, eating disorders, social media, mental illness, cost analysis, and accounting solutions.

Live HawkTalk Presentations

Public History in Practice Live Event
1:15 – 2:00 p.m.

Moderated by: Melissa Ziobro, Specialist Professor, Department of History and Anthropology

  • Matthew Berger, Senior, History
  • Gillian Demetriou, Senior, History
  • Rowan Elrais, Junior, History/Elementary Education
  • Samantha Walton, Sophomore, English

Diverse Student Performances Exploring Culture, Resistance, and Social Justice
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.

  • Manny Christian, Senior, Communication
  • Penelope Elliott, Senior, Communication
  • Daviyon Johnson, Sophomore, Communication
  • Jalen Jones, Junior, Communication
  • A’Liah Moore, Junior, Communication
  • Eben Owusu, Senior, Communication
  • Janelle Ramirez, Sophomore, Communication
  • Brian S. Salinas, Sophomore, Communication

Asynchronous Video Presentations

Rook Coffee’s Cost Behavior

  • Joey Bartusek, Junior, Accounting
  • Allen Gonsalves, Senior, Accounting
  • Anthony Granite, Senior, Accounting
  • Daniella Messercola, Junior, Accounting
  • Kostandinos Tsoukalis, Junior, Accounting

The Detrimental Effects Body Image and Beauty Standards Has on Young Athletes

  • Alexis Gerbasio, Junior, Marketing

Outsourced Portal for Accountants

  • Tyler Gordon, Senior, Accounting
Photo shows opening title for Came to Win video presentation by Jenae Louis-Jacques - Click or tap to view video presentation

“Came To Win”: Songwriting for Film and Television

  • Jenae Louis-Jacques, Sophomore, Mathematics

Music, the Voice, and Emotions

  • Victor Montanaro, Senior, Psychology

In Nurses Who Experience Higher Rates of Burnout Does the Implementation of Self-care Strategies and Stress Management Interventions, As Opposed to Seeking No Treatment Options, Reduce Nursing Staff Turnover Rates?

  • Mary Pomponio, Junior, Nursing

IDM (Interactive Digital Media) Research Lab Student Projects 2020-2021

  • Lauren Abreu, Senior, Communication
  • Josh Miller, Senior, Communication
  • Shimriya Richard, Graduate Student, Communication
  • Darci Santella, Graduate Student, Communication/Interactive Digital Media
  • Skylar Smith, Junior, Communication
  • Abbey Vergata, Senior, Communication

Using Rhetoric to Connect with Digital, Public Audiences

  • EN 102.H2: College Composition II

Asynchronous Poster Presentations

The Cost Behavior of Amazon

Patrick Anderson, Senior, Accounting
Nicholas Gagliardi, Senior, Accounting
Dylan Grafton, Junior, Accounting
Andrew Laspina, Junior, Accounting
Thomas Waring, Junior, Accounting

Poster Image: The Cost Behavior of Amazon

Commvault Cost Behavior

Jacqueline Barton, Senior, Accounting
Breanna Harkin, Senior, Accounting
Ryan Mohabeer, Junior Accounting
Farangiz Ortikova Senior, Accounting
Joseph Pascotto, Sophomore, Accounting

Poster Image: Commvault Cost Behavior

Geographic Cluster Analysis of Violent Crimes in Detroit, Michigan

Alyssa Dowd, Junior, Homeland Security

Poster Image: Geographic Cluster Analysis of Violent Crimes in Detroit, Michigan by Alyssa Dowd

Uber Technologies: Cost Analyses

Michael Dimino, Junior, Accounting
Maggie Lippincott, Sophomore, Accounting
Kirsten Taylor, Junior, Accounting
Derek Vander Woude, Junior, Accounting

Poster Image: Uber Technologies: Cost Analyses

Medify Air: Cost Drivers of a Local Company

Dylan Fallis, Senior, Accounting
Shaun Rauschenberger, Junior, Accounting
Justen R. Samiljan, Junior, Accounting
Dana Terman, Junior, Accounting
Madeline C. Weber, Senior, Accounting

Poster Image: Medify Air: Cost Drivers of a Local Company

Geographic Risk Assessment of Terrorist Attacks in the United States (US)

Robert Merten, Senior, Homeland Security

Poster Image: Geographic Risk Assessment of Terrorist Attacks in the United States (US) by Rob Merten

Military Base Security Prioritization Based on Surrounding Critical Infrastructure in the Contiguous U.S.

Pedro Sanchez, Sophomore, Homeland Security

Poster Image: Military base security prioritization based on surrounding critical infrastructure in the contiguous United States by Pedro Sanchez

Career Advising Internship Reflections

Harry Termyna, Graduate Student, Educational Counseling & Leadership

Poster Images: Career Advising Internship Reflections by Harry Termyna