Newcomb Scholar Senior Symposium

Please join the 2015 cohort of Newcomb Scholars as they present their year-long research projects to the Tulane community! Please join us for as many of these panels as you find interesting. You are welcome to drop in and out.

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10:00 am-10:15 am: Opening Remarks by Dr. Karen Reichard

10:15 am-11 am: “Improving Quality of Life in the Crescent City”

Moderator: Dr. Julie Alvarez

N. Hare, M. Heller, S. McShane

11:00 am-11:55 am: “Creative Expression and the Individual Experience: Narrating the Subjective in Art and Literature”

Moderator: Dr. Rebecca Mark

C. Boyd, S. Chen, K. Grover, S. Leonard

12:00 pm-1:00 pm: Break for Lunch

1:00 pm-1:55 pm: “Investigations of Power and Prejudice”

Moderator: Dr. Karissa Haugeberg

E. Davis, H. Horowitz, M. Thompson, A. Waterhouse

2:00 pm-2:55 pm: “Explorations and Innovations in Science and Technology”

Moderator: Dr. Beth Wee

M. Bryan, M. Evans, A. Settlecowski, V. Orlowski

3:00 pm-3:55 pm: “Learning by Example: Seeking Knowledge through the Case Study Method”

Moderator: Dr. Sally Kenney

K. Angelini, I. Arnold, A. Jarvenpaa, S. Parker

4:00 pm-4:30 pm: A keynote lecture by Dr. Katy Simpson Smith

4:30 pm-5:00 pm: Closing Reception

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