Inquiry 2015: Authors J-Q

A celebration of the scholarly, scientific, and creative achievements of the LVC student body.

Publications and Conference Presentations - Authors J-Q

*[authors in brackets are co-authors, pulled out of original order in publication]

Kauffman, J.E., Muench, N.D., Shay, J.M., Gross, K.M. & Marsh, A.L.  (2014, October 25).  Analysis of the catalytic activity of immobilized palladium PVP-capped nanocatalysts supported on SiO2 microspheres by the hydrogenation of phenol.  Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

Kauffman, J.E., Muench, N.D., Shay, J.M., Gross, K.M. & Marsh, A.L.  (2015, March 22-26). Analysis of the catalytic activity of immobilized palladium PVP-capped nanocatalysts supported on SiO2 microspheres by the hydrogenation of phenol.  Poster presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO.

[Knauer, A.], Chambers, J., Chronister, M. & Knauer, A.  (2014, October 25). Green Dot program:  The effect of bystander training on college students.  Poster presented at the Pennsylvania Sociological Society, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA.

[Lachance, K.], Eyler, R., Manza, L, Sorber, K, McKain, K., Madanat, S., Lachance, K. & Harris, A.   (2015, March 5-8). Grit in and out of the classroom: Associations with habits of mind, exposed parenting and academic entitlement.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[La Flame, R.], Valgenti, R., Gluszko, V., Dimaggio, S., La Flame, R., Sweitzer, T.  (2015, June 24-28).  E.A.T.: New projects, Spring 2015.  Poster presented at the Joint 2015 Annual Meetings and Conference of the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Langdon, H. & Boeshore, K.L.  (2014, October 25). Examination of transglutaminase isoform expression and activity in neurite outgrowth.  Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

Laufer, E. (2015, Spring). The automobile in the 1920s and the symbolism of the automobile in The great gatsby. AACA Museum website.  Retrieved from http://www.aacamuseum.org/education/ignition-modules/grade-high-school/

[Lehman, C.], Bair, J., Lehman, C. & Schielzo, M.  (2014, October 25). Effects of social media usage on social integration among college students. Poster presented at the Pennsylvania Sociological Society.   Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA.

[Lewis, W.], Harris, M. Carpenter, B., Carroll, T., Lewis, W., Thomas, A., McBride, M. & Smale, A.  (2015, March 22-26). Multireceptor host-guest complexation studies of novel ruthenium(II) ethylene-oxide oligomers, poylamine macrocycles, and tripodal cage complexes. Talk  presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO.

[Lipsett, B.J.], Spurlin, E.N., Monko, T.R., Lipsett, B.J. & Unger, E.L. (2015, March 3). Gestational and lactational iron deficiency alters behavior in rats. Poster presented at Research at the Capitol,   Harrisburg, PA. 

Lloyd, C.T. , Stoltzfus, A.T. & Peelen, T.  (2014, October 25). Copper (I) photoredox catalysts in C-C bond forming reactions: A one pot enol bromination/photoredox approach to the modification of aryl ketones.   Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD. 

[Lloyd, C.J.], Lappas, C.M., Wise, R.R., & Lloyd, C.J. (2015, April 10-12)The plant hormone zeatin riboside inhibits T lymphocyte activity via adenosine A2A receptor activation. Poster presented at the Pennsylvania Academy of Science, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA. 

[Lloyd, S.], Hanna, A., Lloyd, S., Snyder, O. & Oriel, K.  (2015, February 7).  The impact of participation in an aquatic exercise program on behavior in children with autism spectrum disorder. Poster presented at APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN.

[Luna Minguez, T.], Guzmán-Zavala, I. & Luna Minguez, T. (2015, April 17).  “Oral histories of Latina Mennonites.” Presentation at the MACLAS: Middle Atlantic Conference for Latin American Studies, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY. 

[Madanat, S.], Eyler, R., Manza, L, Sorber, K, McKain, K., Madanat, S., Lachance, K. & Harris, A.   (2015, March 5-8). Grit in and out of the classroom: Associations with habits of mind, exposed parenting and academic entitlement.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[Mannon, S.], Laguna, L., Agliotta, J. & Mannon, S. (2015).  Pre-employment screening of police officers: Limitations of the mmpi-2 K-scale as a useful predictor of performance. Journal of Police and Criminal Psychology, 30.1: 1-5

Maple, M., Hockersmith, D. & Peelen, T.  (2014, October 25).  CU(I)-complexes as phtoredox catalysts:  An alternative to Ru(bpy)3 2+. Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD. 

Maple, M., Hockersmith, D. & Peelen, T.  (2015, March 22-26).  CU(I)-complexes as phtoredox catalysts:  An alternative to Ru(bpy)3 2+.  Poster presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO. 

McBride, M. & Harris, M. (2014, July 17). Synthesis of pendent poly-ether ruthenium host systems. Poster presented at the Disappearing Boundaries Summer Symposium, Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, PA.

[McBride, M.], Harris, M. Carpenter, B., Carroll, T., Lewis, W., Thomas, A., McBride, M. & Smale, A.  (2015, March 22-26). Multireceptor host-guest complexation studies of novel ruthenium(II) ethylene-oxide oligomers, poylamine macrocycles, and tripodal cage complexes. Talk presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO.

McCardle, K. & Dissinger, K.  (2014, July 17).  Limited proteolysis of E. Coli GMP synthetase.  Poster presented at the Disappearing Boundaries Summer Symposium, Elizabethtown College, Elizabethtown, PA.

McCardle, K. & Moe, O. (2015, March 22-26). Analysis of  non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in the Quittapahilla Creek watershed. Poster presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO.  

[McCarthy, E.], Broderick, V., Hepner, K., McCarthy, E., Secola, S., Wickenheiser, S. & Oriel, K. (2015, February 7).  Family “Be Fit” club: Prevention pilot program for children and their parents.    Poster presented at APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN.

McDonald, C.M., Urban, R. A. & Carey, R. E. (2015, April 10-12). Using the Amborella trichopoda expansin superfamily to elucidate the history of Angiosperm expansins.  Poster presented at the Pennsylvania Academy of Science, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA.

McKain, D.N., McKain, K.J. & Smedley, K.  (2015, March 5-8). Digit ratio and celebrity worship on the college campus.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[McKain, D.N.], McKain, K.J., McKain, D.N. & Laguna, L.  (2015, March 5-8).  Strategies for dealing with stress among pre-service police applicants. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[McKain, D.N.], Smedley, K. McKain, K.J. & McKain, D.N. (2014). 2D:4D digit ratio predicts depression severity for females but not for males. Personality & Individual Differences, 70: 136-139.

McKain, D.N., McKain, K.J. (2015, June 24-28). The whole grain and nothing but the grain.  Poster presented at the Joint 2015 Annual Meetings and Conference of the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA.

[McKain, K.J.], Eyler, R., Manza, L, Sorber, K, McKain, K., Madanat, S., Lachance, K. & Harris, A.  (2015, March 5-8). Grit in and out of the classroom: Associations with habits of mind, exposed parenting   and academic entitlement.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[McKain, K.J.], McKain, D.N., McKain, K.J. & Smedley, K.  (2015, March 5-8). Digit ratio and celebrity worship on the college campus.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

McKain, K.J., McKain, D.N. & Laguna, L.  (2015, March 5-8).  Strategies for dealing with stress among pre-service police applicants. Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[McKain, K.J.], Smedley, K. McKain, K.J. & McKain, D.N. (2014). 2D:4D digit ratio predicts depression severity for females but not for males. Personality & Individual Differences, 70: 136-139.

[McKain, K.J.]. McKain, D.N., McKain, K.J. (2015, June 24-28). The whole grain and nothing but the grain.  Poster presented at the Joint 2015 Annual Meetings and Conference of the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Meinhart, S., Eckerd, E., Hugenbruch, G. (2015, April 11). Sovereignty and universal human rights. Presentation at the New York State Political Science Association, State University of New York, Plattsburgh, NY. 

[Meyer, J.], Harris, A., Manza, L., Morse, B., Meyer, J., Potosnak, A. & Eyler, R.  (2015, March 5-8).   Pseudoscientific beliefs and their connections to reasoning errors, religiosity, tolerance for ambiguity, and cognitive reflection.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[Meyer, J.], Oliveri, J., Manza, L. & Meyer, J.  (2015, March 5-8).  College students and writing: Connections between composition-related grades, attitudes and behaviors.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Miller, K., Nolt, M., Schultz, N., Strack, J. & Walko, M.M.  (2015, February 5). The effects of a low frequency, short duration Tai Chi program on balance and activity confidence levels of well older adults. Poster presented at APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN. 

Misiewicz, L. & Patton, W.  (2014, October 25).   Ruthenium (II) tris-bypyridine- and copper (II)-mediated cross-linking for the eludication of domain interactions in e. coli GMP synthetase. Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.  

Monko, T. R., Spurlin, E.N., Peelen, T.J. & Unger, E.L.  (2014, October 25).  Quantification of neurotransmitters using HILIC LC-MS/MS.  Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

[Monko, T.R.], Spurlin, E.N., Monko, T.R. & Unger, E.L.  (2014, October 25).  Gestational and lactational iron deficiency alters behavior in rats. Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

[Monko, T.R.], Spurlin, E.N., Monko, T.R., Lipsett, B.J. & Unger, E.L. (2015, March 3). Gestational and lactational iron deficiency alters behavior in rats. Poster presented at Research at the Capitol,   Harrisburg, PA.  

Moore, R.  (2015, Spring). Automotive Spanish.  AACA Museum website.  Retrieved from http://www.aacamuseum.org/education/ignition-modules/grade-high-school/

[Morse, B.], Harris, A., Manza, L., Morse, B., Meyer, J., Potosnak, A. &  Eyler, R. (2015, March 5-8).  Pseudoscientific beliefs and their connections to reasoning errors, religiosity, tolerance for ambiguity, and cognitive reflection.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[Muench, N.D.], Kauffman, J.E., Muench, N.D., Shay, J.M., Gross, K.M. & Marsh, A.L. (2015, March 22-26). Analysis of the catalytic activity of immobilized palladium PVP-capped nanocatalysts supported on SiO2 microspheres by the hydrogenation of phenol.  Poster presented at the 249th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, Denver, CO.

[Muench, N.D.], Kauffman, J. E., Muench, N.D., Shay, J.M., Gross, K.M. & Marsh, A.L.  (2014, October 25). Analysis of the catalytic activity of immobilized palladium PVP-capped nanocatalysts supported on SiO2 microspheres by the hydrogenation of phenol.  Poster presented at the 17th Undergraduate Research Symposium in the Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD.

[Nolt, M.], Miller, K., Nolt, M., Schultz, N., Strack, J. & Walko, M.M. (2015, February 5). The effects of a low frequency, short duration Tai Chi program on balance and activity confidence levels of well older adults. Poster presented at APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN.

O'Hara, K. (2015, June 24-28).  Economies of scale: An investigation of the global fish industry.  Poster presented at the Joint 2015 Annual Meetings and Conference of the Association for the Study of Food and Society and the Agriculture, Food and Human Values Society, Chatham University, Pittsburgh, PA.

Oliveri, J., Manza, L. & Meyer, J.  (2015, March 5-8).  College students and writing: Connections between composition-related grades, attitudes and behaviors.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

Ortiz, G.. (2015, April 15).  Criminal sovereignty: The social imaginary behind criminal activity.  Presented at the Philosophy Undergraduate Research Symposium, Lebanon Valley College, Annville, PA.  

Pell, H.  2015, April 18.  Exploring musical space: A geometric approach to analysis. Presented at the 16th Annual Undergraduate Research and Creativity Conference, Albright College, Reading, PA.  

[Philips, L.], Siffin, K., Feld, A., Philips, L. & Weldon, C. (2014). Readiness for sexual assault prevention: An assessment of Lebanon Valley College. Sociological Viewpoints, 30, 36-49.

[Potosnak, A.], Harris, A., Manza, L., Morse, B., Meyer, J., Potosnak, A. & Eyler, R. (2015, March 5-8).   Pseudoscientific beliefs and their connections to reasoning errors, religiosity, tolerance for ambiguity, and cognitive reflection.  Poster presented at the Eastern Psychological Association, Philadelphia, PA.

[Pyle, L.], Harvey, E., Pyle, L., Snyder, N. & Oriel, K.  (2015, February 7).  The impact of participation in a community-based exercise program on quality of life, self-concept and activity preferences in children with disabilities. Poster presented at APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN.