Undergraduate Research and Scholarly Achievement (URSA) Small Grant Program

2007/2008 Abstracts

Tamarah Adair
Biology / Arts and Sciences
Prevalence of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Nasal Carraige in a College Population

Michael Alexander
Music Education / School of Music
The 50th Anniversary of the Texas Orchestra Directors Association: A Historical Study

Susan Bratton
Environmental Science / College of Arts and Sciences
Privet Invasion and Control in Cameron Park

Julie Ivey
Educational Psychology / School of Education
Identifying Autism Spectrum Disorders: Pediatricians' Perspectives

Bradley Keele
Psychology & Neuroscience / College of Arts and Sciences
Ionic Mechanisms of Amygdala Excitability

Sung-Kun Kim
Chemistry and Biochemistry / College of Arts and Sciences
Combinatorial And Mechanism Based Approaches to Develop Antibiotics

Lorin Matthews
Physics / College of Arts & Sciences
Numerical Study of Forces Affecting Charged Dust: Space and Laboratory Applications

Mia Moody
Journalism / College of Arts & Sciences
Analysis of the News Releases of 2008 Primary Presidential Candidates