Peter White Scholar Awards

Peter White Scholar Awards

 

2017

Name:  Gabriel Braham
Department:  English
Project Title: The New Culture Wars on Campus: Academic Freedom and the “Jewish Question”

 

2016

Name:  Matthew Gavin Frank
Department:  English
Project Title: The role of carrier pigeons in the illicit global diamond smuggling trade: A book length essay

 

2015

Name:  Zac Cogley
Department:  Philosophy
Project Title: Anger is a gift: How psychology and ethics illuminate moral responsibility

 

2014

Name:  Marek Haltof
Department:  English
Project Title: Screening Auschwitz: Wanda Jakubowska’s The Last Stage (1948) and the Politics of Commemoration

 

2013

Name:  Jaspal Singh
Department:  English
Project Title: Imagining Nations and Homelands: Gender and Sikh Identity in Indian and Diasporic Literature


2011

Name:  James McCommons
Department:  English
Project Title: Biography of George Shiras III: World’s First Wildlife Photographer

 

2010

Name:  John Smolens
Department: English
Project Title: The Schoolmaster’s Daughter, A Novel

 

 

2009

Name: Neil Cumberlidge
Department: Biology
Project Title: The Freshwater Crabs of Eastern Africa: production of a major taxonomic revision using advances in biodiversity informatics.

 

2008

Name: Stephen Burn
Department: English
Project Title: Neurofiction: Contemporary American Fiction and the Brain

 

2007

Name: Robert Whalen
Department: English
Project Title: The Digital Temple

 

 2006

Name: J. Marek Haltof
Department: English
Project Title: The Holocaust in Polish Film: Uncovering the Path
Award: $15,000

 

2005

Name: Neil Russel
Department: Physics
Project Title:

 

Name: Osvaldo J. Lopez
Department: Biology
Project Title: Towards a vaccine against the Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Virus (PRRSV): Using vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) and lactic-elevating dehydrogenase virus (LDV) as models in mice.

 

 

2004

Name: Suzanne Williams
Department: Chemistry
Project Title: Using biocalorimetry to investigate proteins that are markers for the onset or progression of Alzheimer’s disease.

 

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