Movie genre classification of movie posters using Convolutional Neural Networks and Transfer Learning by Yasmeen Wilson

  • Title of thesis or project Movie genre classification of movie posters using Convolutional Neural Networks and Transfer Learning
  • Name of Student Yasmeen Wilson
  • Members of baccalaureate committee 3
  • Area of Concetration Natural Sciences
  • Start Time 9:00 am
  • End Time 11:00 am
  • Date 01/08/2019
  • Location of Examination HNS E168
  • Additional Information No food will be served. Want this done as quickly as possible.

The role of laryngeal physiology in generating Xenopus muelleri vocalizations by Kelly South

  • Title of thesis or project The role of laryngeal physiology in generating Xenopus muelleri vocalizations
  • Name of Student Kelly South
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Dr. Liz Leininger (sponsor), Dr. Alfred Beulig, Dr. Katherine Walstrom, Dr. Bernhard Klingenberg
  • Area of Concetration Neurobiology
  • Start Time 10:00 am
  • End Time 12:30 pm
  • Date 12/07/2018
  • Location of Examination Soo Bong Chae Auditorium (Heiser 114)
  • Additional Information All are welcome, but RSVPs are much appreciated

Plasmid Construction to Replace RNA Helicase A (rha-1) with GFP using Homology Directed Repair by Sorin Miller

  • Title of thesis or project Plasmid Construction to Replace RNA Helicase A (rha-1) with GFP using Homology Directed Repair
  • Name of Student Sorin Miller
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Dr. Walstrom, Dr. Oberle, Dr. Shipman
  • Area of Concetration Biochemistry
  • Start Time 1:00 pm
  • End Time 3:00 pm
  • Date 12/06/2018
  • Location of Examination CHL 221
  • Additional Information RSVP Requested

Beyond Words: Poetic Authority and Voice in the Works of Claudia Rankine and John Taggart by Azia Keever

  • Title of thesis or project Beyond Words: Poetic Authority and Voice in the Works of Claudia Rankine and John Taggart
  • Name of Student Azia Keever
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Robert Zamsky, Miriam Wallace, Magdalena Carrasco
  • Area of Concetration Humanities, Literature
  • Start Time 10:00 am
  • End Time 12:00 pm
  • Date 11/08/2018

Investigating Inflection via Language Simulation by Christopher Towne

  • Title of thesis or project Investigating Inflection via Language Simulation
  • Name of Student Christopher Towne
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Gary Kalmanovich, John Doucette, Karsten Henckell
  • Area of Concetration Computer Science
  • Start Time 3:30 pm
  • End Time 5:30 pm
  • Date 09/04/2018

Menstruation As A Spiritual Experience: The Means of Empowerment by Marissa Vitols

  • Title of thesis or project Menstruation As A Spiritual Experience: The Means of Empowerment
  • Name of Student Marissa Vitols
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Dr. Gordon Michalson (sponsor), Dr. Susan Marks, and Dr. Douglas Langston
  • Area of Concetration Religion
  • Start Time 2:00 pm
  • End Time 4:00 pm
  • Date 05/11/2018
  • Location of Examination ACE 115
  • Additional Information "The symbolism and influence of the Goddess in feminist spirituality brings positive effects on women and on how they view themselves and their menses. Through these impacts of feminist spirituality, women become liberated and empowered by overcoming obstacles set forth by patriarchal views about the woman and her body. This thesis aims to uncover how menstruation can become such a liberating spiritual experience, through the means of feminist spirituality, influenced by reformative feminist thought processes." Thesis, Introduction, pgs. 1-2

Ares’ Century: The Long Shadow of the First World War by Kristian Gronhaug

  • Title of thesis or project Ares' Century: The Long Shadow of the First World War
  • Name of Student Kristian Gronhaug
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Katherine Brion, Brendan Goff, David Harvey
  • Area of Concetration History
  • Start Time 10:00 am
  • End Time 12:00 pm
  • Date 05/10/2018
  • Location of Examination ACE 201

The Fall of King Coal: An Analysis of the Factors Leading to the Decline of the U.S. Coal Industry by Julien Baruch

  • Title of thesis or project The Fall of King Coal: An Analysis of the Factors Leading to the Decline of the U.S. Coal Industry
  • Name of Student Julien Baruch
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Professor Sherry Yu. Professor Richard Coe, and Professor Brad Oberle
  • Area of Concetration Economics
  • Start Time 3:00 pm
  • End Time 5:00 pm
  • Date 05/10/2018
  • Location of Examination ACE 201

Embodied Learning: Finding the Creative Process in Everyday Life by Allie Stachura

  • Title of thesis or project Embodied Learning: Finding the Creative Process in Everyday Life
  • Name of Student Allie Stachura
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Maribeth Clark, Samantha Burns, and Kye-Ryung Park
  • Area of Concetration Humanities
  • Start Time 10:00 am
  • End Time 12:00 pm
  • Date 05/10/2018
  • Location of Examination CFA 212

Partial Synthesis of a Novel Oxazolidinone Analogue by Jessica Calzadilla

  • Title of thesis or project Partial Synthesis of a Novel Oxazolidinone Analogue
  • Name of Student Jessica Calzadilla
  • Members of baccalaureate committee Dr. Scudder, Dr. Shipman, Dr. Oberle
  • Area of Concetration Chemistry, Biochemistry
  • Start Time 10:00 am
  • End Time 1:00 pm
  • Date 05/10/2018
  • Location of Examination HCL 7