Independent Minds, Working Together

Sociology Research Symposium

Paige Ambord '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Setsuko Matsuzawa
I.S. Title: The Moroccan Example: 'Coming Movements,' Communities, and Lived Experience in Contemporary Protest
Participated in Oral Presentation Session

Edith Anderson '14

Major: Sociology & Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Advisor: Raymond Gunn
I.S. Title: Sight May Leave You Blind to Beauty
Participated in Digital I.S. Exhibit

Rebecca Cinquino '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Heather Fitz-Gibbon
I.S. Title: The Modern Parent-Teacher Relationship: How Teachers' Perception of Parents Affect Communication
Participated in Poster Session

Madeline Erickson '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Setsuko Matsuzawa
I.S. Title: Beyond Accessibility: An Examination of the Relationship Between Socioeconomic Class, Technology, and Student Success
Participated in Oral Presentation Session

LaShanda Evans '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Thomas Tierney
I.S. Title: 'All of the Times I was Pretty/Handsome in Front of Him And He Never Said Anything': Children's Perception of Paternal Accountability & The Reason(s) Why Fathers Leave Their Children
Participated in Digital I.S. Exhibit\

Eryn Greaney '14

Major: Sociology and Africana Studies
Advisor: Pamela Frese
I.S. Title: The 'Right' Model for Educating Ghanaian Girls: Emerging Themes and Messages from Ghanaian NGO Websites
Participated in Poster Session

Marytha Johnson '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Raymond Gunn
I.S. Title: Why I am Here and You are Not: How we Got Bamboozled in the American Educational System
Participated in Oral Presentation Session

Tiara Patton '14

Major: Sociology and Africana Studies
Advisor: Raymond Gunn
I.S. Title: Oppositional Looking: A Critical Interrogation of The White Female Gaze in Orange is the New Black
Participated in Oral Presentation Session

Eliza Perry '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Anne Nurse
I.S. Title: The Prison Dad: Experiences of the Family with Paternal Incarceration
Participated in Poster Session

Jonathan Rothman '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Anne Nurse
I.S. Title: Stimulating Academia: The Beliefs and Perceptions Associated with Psychostimulant Use on College Campuses
Participated in Oral Presentation Session

Andreja Siliunas '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Anne Nurse
I.S. Title: Put Him in Grandma's House: Investigating Variation in Kinship Care Policy and Procedure across Ohio's County-based Child Welfare System
Participated in Oral Presentation Session

Kelsey Sullivan '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Setsuko Matsuzawa
I.S. Title: Tactics and Rhetoric Used by Natural Gas Companies and Pro-Fracking Organizations to Promote the Benefits of the Industry in the Face of Potential Risks
Participated in Poster Session

Brianna Tarpey '14

Major: Sociology
Advisor: Anne Nurse
I.S. Title: The Social Construction of Victimhood: Where the Just World Theory Intersects With the Cultural Conception of the Ideal Victim
Participated in Oral Presentation

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