Shirley Brozzo (Diversity Student Services) presented at the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association conference in San Diego from March 23-27. She read "Medford's Pow Wow" from her MFA thesis in progress, Tapestry.

Julie Rochester (HPER) presented an e-portfolio workshop at the Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association annual meeting in Toledo, Ohio. The workshop focused on how faculty in athletic training can incorporate the use of e-portfolios for the purpose of demonstrating the "learning over time" concept, which is associated with and rooted in programmatic outcomes.

Several NMU students and chemistry faculty members gave co-presentations on their chemistry research at the 2005 Student Research Symposium in Chemistry and Related Fields, sponsored by the Upper Peninsula Section of the American Chemical Society at Michigan Tech University. Presenters were:

Aaron Haeusler (biochemistry major) and Frankie McCormick, "Novel Propellane Based Donor-Acceptor Molecules for Non-linear Optics."

Judy Pumper (biochemistry major) and Suzanne Williams, "Characterization of Caenorhabditis elegans RAP protein."

Rachelle Rudden (chemistry major) and Tom Getman, "Investigating the Synthesis of a Unique Ligand Containing Boron Hydride Clusters."

Rebecca Swett (chemistry major) and Mark Paulsen,"Examination of the Binding and Transport Channel of P450 3A4 using Computational Methods." Swett was also awarded second place in the undergraduate poster competition.

Beth Webb (graduate student, biology) and Lesley Putman, "A Phytoremediation Study with Hycrest Crested Wheatgrass (Agropyron s.): Searching for Signals from Plants."


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