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Susan Grunewald '11 (from left), Samuel Strong '12, Professor Ida Sinkevic, Noel Kellogg '11, and Megan Cassidy '12

December 8, 2010

Students Present Research at National Conference on Medieval and Early Modern Studies

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Earlier this month, four Lafayette students presented research at the Fifth Undergraduate Conference in Medieval & Early Modern Studies at Moravian College. More than 100 students from colleges and universities across the nation participated. The Lafayette presenters were part of the Byzantine Art course taught by Ida Sinkevic, associate professor of art. The class explores [...]

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June 29, 2010

Research by Shrutarshi Basu ’11 Accepted at International Software Conference in Romania

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Research by Shrutarshi Basu ’11 (Kolkata, India) on software programming was accepted for presentation and publication at the 26th IEEE International Conference on Software Maintenance held Sept. 12-18 in Timișoara, Romania. Basu, who is pursuing a B.S. in electrical and computer engineering and an A.B. with a major in computer science, has worked on different [...]

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June 11, 2010

Students Honored by President Clinton at National Conference

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A team of students working to help rebuild New Orleans’ Lower Ninth Ward was recognized by President Bill Clinton at the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U) conference at University of Miami. Katherine Reeves ’10, Ting Chiu ’11, Jessalyn Rolwood ’10, and Hannah Rhadigan ’11 were representing the College’s Economic Empowerment and Global Learning Project [...]

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April 15, 2010

Six Geology Majors Present Research at National Conference

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Six senior geology majors presented their research at the joint meeting of the Northeastern and Southeastern sections of the Geological Society of America in Baltimore. Matthew Dempsky (Surf City, NJ), received an Outstanding Undergraduate Student Poster Award. 253 undergraduate students presented posters at the meeting, and awards were given to 15 students. Dempsky’s honors thesis [...]

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April 7, 2010

20 Students Invited to Present at National Conference on Undergraduate Research

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Students represent majors in all four of the College’s academic divisions A total of 20 students were invited to present their research at the 24th National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) held April 15-17 at University of Montana. NCUR is the largest conference of its kind in the country with approximately 2,200 undergraduates from more [...]

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February 26, 2009

Fourth Annual ACACIA Conference Will Explore Recent African Elections Feb. 27 to March 1

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Event is part of the College’s celebration of Black History Month Africans Creating African Consciousness and Interest Abroad (ACACIA) will host its fourth annual conference from Feb. 27 to March 1 in Kirby Hall of Civil Rights room 104. This year’s theme is “Ballots or Bullets: Recent African Elections.” The conference is taking place in [...]

Lafayette College

February 26, 2009

Fourth Annual ACACIA Conference Will Explore Recent African Elections Feb. 27 to March 1

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Event is part of the College’s celebration of Black History Month Africans Creating African Consciousness and Interest Abroad (ACACIA) will host its fourth annual conference from Feb. 27 to March 1 in Kirby Hall of Civil Rights room 104. This year’s theme is “Ballots or Bullets: Recent African Elections.” The conference is taking place in [...]

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January 22, 2008

Jordan Tirrell ’08 Presents and Publishes Research on National Level

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Mathematics major worked under the guidance of Cliff Reiter, professor of mathematics Research that mathematics major Jordan Tirrell ’08 (West Grove, Pa.) has performed over the last few years with Cliff Reiter, professor of mathematics, has led to presentations at numerous national conferences and publication in an academic journal. The research has uncovered a proof [...]

Lafayette College

January 8, 2008

Students Spend Interim Working on Numerous Research Projects

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EXCEL program provides close collaboration with faculty A number of students are spending their winter break working closely with faculty on a wide-range of research projects through the College’s EXCEL Scholars Program. A total of 39 students are taking part in research with 28 faculty members over the interim. Some are continuing projects while others [...]

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October 15, 2007

Deadline for National Conference on Undergraduate Research Abstracts is Nov. 7

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All abstracts must be reviewed by the College’s Academic Research Committee Students wishing to present at the 22nd National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) must submit their research abstracts to the Academic Research Committee (ARC) prior to Nov. 7. NCUR provides some 2,200 undergraduates from more than 250 colleges and universities an avenue to present [...]