All Past Award Recipients

Federalist Naval Patronage and nation-Building in the Quasi-War with France

Julius Sykes, Junior, History Major

Mentor(s) : Dr. Meaghan Dwyer-Ryan and Heather Peterson, Department of History, Political Science an Philosophy

2014-2015 Magellan Scholar

Making CRISPR/Cas9 Constructs to Target Genes in the Phf21a Complex Involved in Craniofacial Development in Zebrafish

Khadijah Jihad, Biology Major

Mentor(s) : Dr. April DeLaurier

2014-2015 Research Day Award

The Effect of Monosaccharides and Artificial Sweeteners on Bone Density in Sprague-Dawley Rats

Christina Thomas, Senior, Biology Major

Mentor(s) : Dr. Michelle Vieyra, Department of Biology and Geology

2014-2015 Magellan Scholar

Mechanistic Studies Into the Reduction of Nitrite Catalyzed by an Acid-Functionalized 1,4,7-Triazacyclononane Copper

Jeremy Weeks, Senior, Chemistry Major

Mentor(s) : Dr. Gerard Rowe, Department of Chemistry and Physics

2014-2015 Magellan Scholar

Understanding the function of components of the PHF21A complex using the CRISPR-Cas system of targeted mutagenesis in zebrafish.

Khadijah Jihad, Senior, Biology Major

Mentor(s) : April DeLaurier, Biology/Geology, USC Aiken

2014-2015 Magellan Scholar