Springfield College Scholars in Action Day 2019

Over 200 Springfield College students presented their scholarly work to the College community on Tuesday, April 9 as part of the 15th Annual Scholars in Action Day.

 

Over 200 Springfield College students presented their scholarly work to the College community on Tuesday, April 9 as part of the 15th Annual Scholars in Action Day.  

Scholars in Action Day is designed to showcase undergraduate scholarship at Springfield College. The event is an opportunity for students to share their research, scholarship, and creative activities with the College community.  

2019 SIA Day Winners

Experimental

1. Hannah Lopes & Madison Muccino

Can headphone/earbud decibel intensity and duration of use predict noise-induced hearing loss in college students?

2. Lucy Abramian

The Association on Concussion and The Development on Alzheimer’s, Dementia and Parkinson’s.

Analytical

1. Hannah Wunderlich

The association between physical activity and depression in college-aged women

2. Kyle Hughes, Parker Cronin, Jacob Ryor

Density and morphology of Coleoptera in La Selva

Descriptive

1. Lauren Rudolph & Miranda Cintron 

An Acute Fracture Blister without the presence of a fracture in a forty-three-year-old female recreational softball player: A Case Study

2. Kathleen Morris

Lincoln Douglas Debates: A Test for the Future "Great Emancipator"

Literature Review (Science)

1. Amanda Nusbaum

What Kind of Exercise Improves Hemoglobin A1C levels in Type 2 Diabetes

2. Michael McKenna, Emma Bacon Adam Haughn

Reducing Cancer Risk Through a Plant-Based Diet

Literature Review (Social Science)

1. Zelarn Bly

The Emancipation Bill to Capitol Hill

2. (Co-winner for 2nd) Seve Burgos

The Effectiveness of Wilderness Therapy as an Alternative to Juvenile Incarceration

2. (Co-winner for 2nd) Marcelino Diaz

The Importance of DNA in Jury Convictions

Conference Paper

Co-Winners

Olivia Baker

Thomas Lincoln’s Influence on Abraham Lincoln’s Life and Leadership

Anthony Valentino

Women as Foils in Canonical American Literature

Holocaust Award

Taylor Barnard

PTSD in Victims of Rape

Scavenger Hunt

Caroline Martsters

Student Choice Award

Ryan Pelton, Ali Rushlow, Lindsay McGowan

Effects of Nutritional Intake and Supplementation on Migraines and Headache