All Past Award Recipients

The Effects of Chronic Stress, Exercise and Sugar Consumption on Body Weight and Fat Percentage in Rats

Heather Jones, Christina Thomas

Mentor(s) : Dr. Michelle Vieyra

2014-2015 Research Day Award

Evaluating mPing Transposition in Mimulus lewisii

Autumn Busbee, Yaowu Yuan

Mentor(s) : Dr. Nathan Hancock

2014-2015 Research Day Award

Identifying the sequences responsible for the high transposition rate of a MITE transposon

Daymond Parilla, Junior, Biology Major

Mentor(s) : Dr. Nathan Hancock, Department of Biology and Geology

2014-2015 Magellan Scholar

Synergistic effect between caffeine and sucrose on cognitive performance and neuronal activation

Sandra Urquiza, Senior, Psychology & Biology (Double Major) Major

Mentor(s) : Michelle Vieyra, Biology/Geology, USC Aiken

2014-2015 Magellan Scholar

Bioaccumulation of Mercury in Crayfish Inhabiting an Aquatic Retention System

Jeremy Hargis, Biology Major

Mentor(s) : Brad Reinhart

2014-2015 Research Day Award