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Welcome to the 2017 UMaine Student Symposium: Research and Creative Activity electronic event program. This electronic program includes student abstracts, student presentation style descriptions, and presentation schedules. It also includes a map of the venue layout, schedule of the entire day’s events and programs, as well as details and information regarding our sponsors and selected university programs.

We hope you enjoy a full day of student presentations, guest speakers, award ceremonies, and the chance to network with UMaine students, faculty, staff, as well as local and state industry and community leaders! 
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HA

Hussein Abdulrazzaq

Chemical Engineering
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
CA

Cheyenne Adams

1:00PM-2:15PM
Marine Biology
OA

Oliver Adams

9:15AM-10:30AM
Engineering Physics, Mathematics
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Sarah Alamer

Cellular and Molecular biology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
HA

Hillary Albert

1:00PM-2:15PM
Communication Sciences and Disorders
MA

Mohammed Algharrawi

9:15AM-10:30AM
Chemical Engineering
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Meredith Allen

9:15AM-10:30AM
Chemical Engineering
AA

Ahmed Almaghasilah

Electrical Engineering
Graduate Student (Master's)
AS

Anne St. Amand

9:15AM-10:30AM
Quaternary and Climate Studies
EA

Ezatollah Amini

9:15AM-10:30AM
Forest Resources, Renewable Nanomaterials
LA

Laura Andrews

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
CA

Courtney Angelosante

9:15AM-10:30AM
PhD in Education
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J. Ross Anthony

Resource Economics and Policy
Graduate Student (Master's)
ZA

Zachary Applebee

9:15AM-10:30AM
Co-Presenter
PA

Paul Arabatzis

1:00PM-2:15PM
Computer Science
LA

Linda Archambault

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
FJ

Francesca J. Armstrong

10:45AM-12:00PM
Biochemistry
RA

Robert Arthur

1:00PM-2:15PM
Chemistry
KA

Kevin Assoumou

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
WA

Wyatt Austin

10:45AM-12:00PM
Co-Presenter
AA

Armando Ayes

Electrical Engineering
Graduate Student (Master's)
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Hannah Babcock

10:45AM-12:00PM
Music Education
AB

Amy Baron

10:45AM-12:00PM
Ecology and Environmental Sciences, School of Biology and Ecology
JB

Jim Barry

Microbiology
Undergraduate Student
AB

Aidan Bauer

10:45AM-12:00PM
New Media
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Philip Bean

Mechanical Engineering
Graduate Student (Master's)
CB

Cordell Beaton

1:00PM-2:15PM
Major Biology, Minor Chemistry
ZB

Zachary Beaudry

1:00PM-2:15PM
Wildlife Ecology
BB

Benjamin Becker

9:15AM-10:30AM
Zoology
RB

Robert Begin

1:00PM-2:15PM
Accounting
AB

Abby Bellefleur

10:45AM-12:00PM
Communication
AB

Audrey Bergeron

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
NB

Nicole Bernsen

Forest Resources
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
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David Bickford-Duane

1:00PM-2:15PM
Accounting
AB

Aaron Bissonnette

1:00PM-2:15PM
Chemical Engineering
DB

Destin Black

10:45AM-12:00PM
Intermedia
EB

Emily Blackwood

Quaternary & Climate Studies
Graduate Student (Master's)
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Magdalena Blaszkiewicz

Biomedical Science
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
RB

Robert Boenish

10:45AM-12:00PM
Marine Biology
OB

Olivia Bogucki

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
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Samuel Borer

Physics, Mathematics
Honors Undergraduate Student
AB

Adrianus Both

10:45AM-12:00PM
Marine Science
AB

Ariel Bouchard

Psychology, minor in neuroscience
Undergraduate Student
NB

Nicole Bowen

9:15AM-10:30AM
Bioengineering
SB

Shawn Brackett

10:45AM-12:00PM
Engineering Physics
WB

William Brayden

10:45AM-12:00PM
Resource Economics & Policy
WB

William Breeding

9:15AM-10:30AM, 10:45 AM-12:00PM, 1:00PM-2:15PM
Bioengineering
DB

Drew Brooks

9:15AM-10:30AM
Microbiology, Music
CB

Cameron Buthlay

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Management, Accounting
MB

Meaghan Byrnes

9:15AM-10:30AM
Political Science, Philosophy
KC

Kyle Capistrant-Fossa

10:45AM-12:00PM
Marine Science, Microbiology
CC

Christopher Carey

10:45AM-12:00PM
Psychology/Biology
KC

Karyn Carlin

10:45AM-12:00PM
Nursing
MC

Molly Caron

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
SC

Shelby Caron

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Administration, Management
AC

Antonia Carroll

1:00PM-2:15PM
Chemistry, International Affairs
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Nick Carter

Biomedical Engineering
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
AC

Arianna Castonguay

10:45AM-12:00PM
Economics
ZC

Zakkary Castonguay

10:45AM-12:00PM
Food Science and Human Nutrition
JC

Joel Castro

10:45AM-12:00PM
Electrical and Computer Engineering
AC

Alicia Champlin

Intermedia
Graduate Student (Master's)
GC

Grace Chavis

9:15AM-10:30AM
Animal and Veterinary Science, Pre-Veterinary Concentration
CC

Calvin Chen

1:00PM-2:15PM
Chemistry Pre-Pharmacy Concentration
DC

Donald Christian Chervenak

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Management, MIS
BC

Brandon Clark

10:45AM-12:00PM
Mathematics, Physics
KC

Kaitlin Clark

10:45AM-12:00PM
Biology
HC

Heather Clifford

1:00PM-2:15PM
Climate & Quaternary Studies
JC

Jaimi Clifford

Bachelors in Science of Social Work; Interdisciplinary Disability Studies Minor, Child and Family Relations Minor
Undergraduate Student
EC

Elizabeth Coffey

Biological Sciences
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
KC

Kara Costanza

1:00PM-2:15PM
Forest Resources
KC

Kate Coupland

10:45AM-12:00PM
Oceanography
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Sarah Courtright

10:45AM-12:00PM
New Media, Studio Art
JC

Joshua Couturier

IMFA
Graduate Student (Master's)
HC

Heather Cross

10:45AM-12:00PM
Psychology, Sociology
AE

Ana Eliza Souza Cunha

Biology, Pre-med, Neuroscience, Psychology
Honors Undergraduate Student
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Caroline Curtis

10:45AM-12:00PM
Biology, Neuroscience Minor
KD

Katerina Dagher

1:00PM-2:15PM
Finance
KD

Katrina Daigle

10:45AM-12:00PM
Psychological Sciences, Neuroscience
LD

Lindsey Dale

10:45AM-12:00PM
Social Work
LD

Luke Dang

1:00PM-2:15PM
Accounting and Finance
SD

Samantha Davis

10:45AM-12:00PM
Wildlife Ecology
MD

Meaghan Delcourt

Psychology
Undergraduate Student
AD

Alli DellaMattera

10:45AM-12:00PM
Sociology, Spanish
SD

Sara DeMello

9:15AM-10:30AM
Nursing
JD

Jonathan Deschaine

1:00PM-2:15PM
Financial Economics, Mathematics
LD

Lisa Dezso

Social Work
Graduate Student (Master's)
OD

Oghenetega Dibie

9:15AM-10:30AM
Spatial Information Engineering
KD

Kevin Dietz

Chemistry
Undergraduate Student
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Jason Dignan

New Media
Undergraduate Student
HD

Haley Dillon

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Management and Marketing
AD

Anna Dixon

1:00PM-2:15PM
Social Work
LD

Lauren Doak

10:45AM-12:00PM
Communication Sciences and Disorders
TD

Taylor Dore

10:45AM-12:00PM
Human Development
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Colleen Dougherty

9:15AM-10:30AM
Student Development in Higher Education
KD

Kailey Dowd

1:00PM-2:15PM
nursing
BD

Brandon Dufault

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
KD

Kevin Duffy

10:45AM-12:00PM
Mass Communication
CD

Chris Dufour

9:15AM-10:30AM
Computer Science
HD

Hope Duncanson

1:00PM-2:15PM
Education
RD

Ryan Duperry

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Mgmt
AD

Abigail Durrah

Business Management
Business Management
JD

Jeanne DuShane

Molecular and Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
BE

Brian Elsemore

9:15AM-10:30AM
Microbiology
AE

Amber Elwell

10:45AM-12:00PM
Food Science and Human Nutrition
AE

Allyson Eslin

10:45AM-12:00PM
Political Science, Psychology, Economics
AE

Alan Estes

1:00PM-2:15PM
Theatre
EF

Eliot Fearey

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
CF

Catherine Fellows

1:00PM-2:15PM
Finance/Managment
JF

Julianna Ferguson

Sociology with a concentration in Crime, Law, and Justice, Minors in Spanish, Political Science, and Legal Studies
Undergraduate Student
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Lindsey Fitzsimons

1:00PM-2:15PM
Biomedical Science
SF

Sarah Ford

10:45AM-12:00PM
Nursing
AF

Andria Foster

9:15AM-10:30AM
Bioengineering
DF

Devon Foster

1:00PM-2:15PM
Accounting
EF

Emma Fox

Ecology and Environmental Science
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
AF

Aaron French

10:45AM-12:00PM
Mechancial Engineering
CF

Chynna Fuller

Human Development
Graduate Student (Master's)
CG

Chase Gagne

1:00PM-2:15PM
Wildlife Ecology
AG

Andrew Galimberti

10:45AM-12:00PM
Entomology
AG

Amanda Gavin

10:45AM-12:00PM
Ecology and Environmental Sciences
MG

Moriah Geer

Social Work
Graduate Student (Master's)
SG

Shokoofeh Ghasemi

9:15AM-10:30AM
School of Forest Resources
CG

Charlie Giammarco

Food Science, Microbiology
Undergraduate Student
CG

Christopher Gilbert

10:45AM-12:00PM
Psychology
JG

James Gilmore

1:00PM-2:15PM
Accounting
GV

Graham Van Goffrier

1:00PM-2:15PM
Physics, Electrical Engineering, Minor: Mathematics, Minor:...
AG

Andrew Goode

10:45AM-12:00PM
Oceanography
JG

Jillian Gori

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biology
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Libby Gorse

1:00PM-2:15PM
Civil and Environmental Engineering
CG

Catherine Gottwalk

1:00PM-2:15PM
English, Journalism
AG

Aeleah Granger

9:15AM-10:30AM
Psychology
JG

Jenessa Grant

1:00PM-2:15PM
Communication Sciences and Disorders
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Jeremy Grant

UMAINE
Biomedical Engineering
KG

Kayla Greenawalt

Ecology and Environmental Science, Business Management
Undergraduate Student
SG

Silvia Guzman

10:45AM-12:00PM
New Media
JH

Justin Hadley

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Administration, Marketing
SH

Savannah Haines

10:45AM-12:00PM
Forestry
CH

Corey Halliday

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
AH

Angela Hallowell

Economics
Undergraduate Student
JH

Jill Hamm

10:45AM-12:00PM
Communication Sciences and Disorders, Child Development and Family...
DH

Dylan Haroldsen

10:45AM-12:00PM
Psychology
AH

Amalia Harrington

1:00PM-2:15PM
Marine Biology
LH

Laura Hartman

1:00PM-2:15PM
Quaternary and Climate Studies
CH

Carter Hathaway

9:15AM-10:30AM
Journalism
RH

Rebecca Hatt

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Management, Business Finance
JH

Jamie Haverkamp

1:00PM-2:15PM
Anthropology
JH

Jordan Hayes

9:15AM-10:30AM
Microbiology
KH

Kimberly Herron

10:45AM-12:00PM
Psychology
DH

David Hersom

1:00PM-2:15PM
Nursing
NM

Natalie M. Holbrook

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
LH

Laura Horowitz

10:45AM-12:00PM
Microbiology, Biochemistry
MR

Muhammad R Hossen

Chemistry
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
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Caitlin Howell

UMAINE
Faculty
BH

Brandon Howlett

10:45AM-12:00PM
Nursing
RH

Rachael Huff

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
ZH

Zachary Hutchinson

9:15AM-10:30AM
Computer Science
AI

Angelina Iannazzi

9:15AM-10:30AM
Psychology, Neuroscience minor
MN

Mohammed Nayeem Ibnul

10:45AM-12:00PM
Chemistry
EI

Emily Illingworth

9:15AM-10:30AM
Biochemistry
JK

Jonas K. Insinga

Entomology
Graduate Student (Master's)
LI

Lucy Iselborn

1:00PM-2:15PM
Nursing Major, Psychology Minor
PI

Phasathon Itthipalakorn

9:15AM-10:30AM
Molecular and Cellular Biology
TJ

Teaka Jackson

1:00PM-2:15PM
Food Science
AJ

Ashlin Jalbert

1:00PM-2:15PM
Communication Sciences and Disorders
MJ

Melissa Jankowski

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
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Alyssa Jones

Cellular and Molecular Biology
Undergraduate Student
BK

Bouhee Kang

Food Science
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
TK

Toni Kaplan

1:00PM-2:15PM
New Media
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Michael Kennedy

10:45AM-12:00PM
English, Philosophy
RK

Robert Kiah

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Management
LK

Lydia Kifner

9:15AM-10:30AM
Civil and Environmental Engineering
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Elisabeth Kilroy

Biomedical Science
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
CK

Courtney King

9:15AM-10:30AM
Earth and Climate Sciences
EK

Eleanor Kipping

1:00PM-2:15PM
Intermedia MFA
KK

Kaylin Knott

10:45AM-12:00PM
Bachelors Degree in Music
EK

Emily Kobrock

Human Development
Graduate Student (Master's)
SK

Sigrid Koizar

1:00PM-2:15PM
Biology, Pre-Med, Chemistry minor
PD

Paul Dillon Kress

10:45AM-12:00PM
Biology
MK

Michael Krug

1:00PM-2:15PM
Business Management
SK

Sierra Kuun

1:00PM-2:15PM
Chemical Engineering
CL

Conner Lajoie

1:00PM-2:15PM
Biochemistry
TL

Trevor Lamb

10:45AM-12:00PM
Anthropology
AL

Amy Lamore

10:45AM-12:00PM
Molecular and Cellular Biology
SL

Samuel Landry

10:45AM-12:00PM
Chemical Engineering
KL

Katrina Lapham

9:15AM-10:30AM, 10:45AM-12:00PM
Communication Sciences & Disorders
KL

Katherine Larochelle

9:15AM-10:30AM
Co-Presenter
JL

John Larsen

1:00PM-2:15PM
math major, physics minor
HL

Hannah Lawrence

Clinical Psychology
Graduate Student (PhD/iPhD)
JL

Joe Leclair

1:00PM-2:15PM
Accounting, Finance
AL

Andrew Lee

1:00PM-2:15PM
Finance, Accounting
TL

Thomas Leighton

1:00PM-2:15PM
Electrical Engineering
KL

Kayla Leland

10:45AM-12:00PM
Business Management&Finance
DL

Daniel Lesko

9:15AM-10:30AM
Bioengineering
TL

Trevor Lessard

10:45AM-12:00PM
Ecology and Environmental Sciences


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