FY 2009 URC Abstracts

Michael Alexander
Department of Music Education
School of Music
The Status of Orchestra Programs in the Public Schools

Benjamin S. Arbuckle
Department of Anthropology, Forensic Science and Archaeology
College of Arts and Sciences
The rise of pastoralism in the ancient Near East: archaeological research at Kösk Höyük, Turkey

Lucy Barnard
Department of Educational Psychology
School of Education
Attitudes Toward Seeking Accommodations

Helen E. Benedict
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
College of Arts and Sciences
Assessment of Attachment and Trauma Issues with Young Adopted Children using the MacArthur Story Stem Battery

Rodney Bowden
Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation
School of Education
The Effects of Lowering Uric Acid Levels using Allopurinol on Markers of Metabolic Syndrome in End Stage Renal Disease Patients

Gerald B. Cleaver
Department of Physics
College of Arts and Sciences
Research in the Free Fermionic and Randall-Sundrum Regions of the String/M-Theory Landscape

Matthew Cooke
Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation
School of Education
Effects of Four Weeks of Daily Silk® Soymilk Versus Dairy Milk Ingestion on the Exercise-Induced Inflammatory and Proteolytic Responses in Serum and Skeletal Muscle in a Post-Menopausal Female Population

Sara Dolan
Department of Psychology and Neuroscience
College of Arts and Sciences
The Relationship between Specific Memory and Executive Functions and Treatment Outcome in Substance Abusers

Steven Eisenbarth
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
School of Engineering and Computer Science
Wireless Sensor Network Simulation and Characterization

Crista M. Force
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
School of Education
Overcoming the Obstacles: Life Stories of Scientists with Learning Disabilities

Karen Fredenburg, Glenn Miller and Rafer Lutz
Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation
School of Education
Premier High School Coaches: Philosophies, Views and Practices

Stephen L. Gipson
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
College of Arts and Sciences
Reductively Induced Reactivity of Rhodium Acyl Complexes

Perry L. Glanzer
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
School of Education
Comparing Secular and Christian Traditions of Moral Education in Higher Education

Christopher Hansen
Department of Communication Studies
College of Arts and Sciences
ENDINGS, a feature film

Amy Jacober
George W. Truett Seminary
The Role of Ethnicity and Faith Within the Development of Adolescent Identity

Paul La Bounty
Department of Health, Human Performance, and Recreation
School of Education
The Effects of a Either a Unique High Molecular Weight Glucose Polymer Combined With or Without Whey Protein Following Resistance Training on Serum Glucose, Insulin, Glycogen Resynthesis, and Exercise Performance

Paul Martens
Department of Religion
College of Arts and Sciences
Religion and Environmental Ethics in North America: A Report

Mikeal C. Parsons
Department of Religion
College of Arts and Sciences
The Baptists' Bible: Acts

Rady Roldan-Figueroa and Doug Weaver
Department of Religion
College of Arts and Sciences
The Collected Works of Hanserd Knollys, Early English Baptist Texts (Mercer University Press).

Qin Sheng
Department of Mathematics
College of Arts and Sciences
Splitting-in-Action: An International Research Collaboration

Jaeho Shim
Department of Health, Human Performance and Recreation
School of Education
Relationship between Force and Force Variability at Different Muscle Length

Todd D. Still
George W. Truett Seminary
After The First Urban Christians: The Social-Scientific Study of Pauline Christianty Twenty-Five Years Later

Julie Anne Sweet
Department of History
College of Arts and Sciences
William Stephens: Georgia's Foremost Founder

Mary Lynn Trawick
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
College of Arts and Sciences
Evaluation of Compounds as Inhibitors of Cathepsins

Karl Umlauf
Department of Art
College of Arts and Sciences)
My View of the Landscape, Over & Under

Kenneth W. Van Treuren
Department of Mechanical Engineering
School of Engineering and Computer Science
Development of a Cascade Research Facility to Study Gas Turbine Flow Separation and Heat Transfer

Xin Wang
Baylor Interdisciplinary Core
Honors College
Examining the Emerging Art Districts in Urban China

Trena L. Wilkerson
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
School of Education
Geometric Thinking in Australia 08-09