URAP Undergraduate Research Symposium
“The Physical-Distancing Edition”
Friday, May 8th, 2020 | 2:00pm – 5:00pm

ATTENTION ATTENDEES: All passwords for URAP Zoom sessions will be provided to the department via email.

Poster Presentations:

Friday, May 8th, 2020 | 2:00pm – 3:15pm
Zoom Link: Each presenter has their own link

**Poster Presenters: Please note that you must stay in your Zoom session from 2:00-3:15pm. Please also consider attending the oral presentations at 3:30pm. **

Alice Rodriguez, Carolyn Enloe, Rebecca Kimball
Prevalence of blood parasites in seaside sparrows

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Nathalie Alomar, Samantha Popkin, James Gillooly
The predicted metabolic rate of dinosaurs determined through brain size analysis

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Ethan Stolen, Douglas Soltis, Pamela Soltis, Johanna Jantzen
Relationship between polyploidy and range size in malpighiales

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Jenna Bennett and Verity Mathis
Cause-specific mortality of Florida Panthers

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Clayton Olinger, Mukundan Ragavan, Anthony Giacalone, Matthew Merritt
[U-13C] Glutamine as a tracer to study hepatic metabolism

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Gina del Pozo, J. Aristizabal-Henao, B. Da Silva, J. Bowden
Perfluorinated chemicals in cosmetics

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Lindsey Warnock, Riley Moran, Lisa David, Sixue Chen
Stomatal densities of wild type Arabidopsis thaliana and disease susceptible mutant npr1 throughout vegetative development

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Annika Petersen
Construction of a tet-inducible Axl knockdown plasmid

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Marral Pourmoghadam, Lisa David, Sixue Chen
The effects of systemic immunity on diurnal stomatal movement of Arabidopsis thaliana

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Oral Presentations:

Friday, May 8th, 2020 | 3:30 – 5:00 pm

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**Presenters: Please join the Zoom meeting no later than 3:15pm to test your presentation and screen-sharing – plan to remain in the call until all speakers have presented. Please also consider attending the poster session at 2:00pm.**

3:30-3:45        Elijah Abraham and Keith Choe

A histone modifying drug activates a putative RNA homeostatic response in C. elegans

3:45-4:00        Juan Piloto and Keith Choe

Does sex affect responses to environmental stress in C. elegans?

4:00-4:15        Joshua Lopez-Scarim and Jeffrey Chen

Proposal Idea: Modulating the endoplasmic reticulum response to mitigate drought stress in Arabidopsis

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4:45-5:00        Presenter:

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2020 URAP Committee: Ellen Humbel, David Anderson, Alexandra Gulick

Contact Information: urapsymposium@gmail.com