Celebration of Research

Agenda | Thu, November 8 @ 03:00 pm - 07:30 pm

The Fourth Annual Faculty and Graduate Student Celebration of Research will be held in Buller Hall on Thursday afternoon, November 8, 2012. The program begins with a Poster Session in the hallways of Buller Hall from 3-5 p.m., with refreshments served in the atrium. Six Oral Breakout Sessions will be held in the Buller Hall classrooms from 5-6 p.m., and Plenary Presentations given by the 2012 Siegfried H. Horn Excellence in Research and Creative Scholarship Award winners will be Newbold Auditorium from 6-7:30 p.m. Students will have multiple opportunities to receive co-curricular credit for attendance.

Celebration of Research Schedule of Events

3 - 5 p.m.             Poster Presentations (Buller Hallways)
                            Refreshments served in the central atrium

                            P-01 – 05   Seminary and Archaeology
                            P-06 – 07   Agriculture
                            P-08           Business
                            P-09 – 11   Education
                            P-12 – 15   Library
                            P-16 – 18   Behavioral Sciences
                            P-19 – 35   Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
                            P-36 – 39   Health Professions


5 - 6 p.m.            Oral Breakout Sessions (Buller Classrooms)

                            Session 1   Theology and Religion (Bul 108)
                            Session 2   Social Work, Mission and Discipleship (Bul 149)
                            Session 3   Biblical Studies and Historical Theology (Bul 150)
                            Session 4   Education, Communication, Music, Art (Bul 208)
                            Session 5   Community & International Development (Bul 250)
                            Session 6   English, Nutrition (Bul 251)


6-7:30 p.m.      Plenary Presentations (Newbold Auditorium)
                          Welcome, Andrea Luxton, Provost                
                          Introduction of Speakers, Gary Burdick, Associate
                             Dean for Research

                          Presentations by recipients of the 2012 Siegfried H. Horn
                          Excellence in Research & Creative Scholarship Award:
                              PL-1: Duane McBride, Professor of Sociology
                                        "Reflections on Forty Years of Research Discovery"
                              PL-2: Curtis VanderWaal, Professor of Social Work
                                        "Getting from There to Here: Collaborations,
                                         Motivations and Mistakes at Mid-Career"
                              PL-3: Steven Hansen, Professor of Art
                                        "Creative Discovery"

                              Closing, Niels-Erik Andreasen, President