2015 Graduate Presentations

College of Arts and Sciences
Behavioral Sciences
  • Alexandra Raney and Joel Raveloharimisy. “The contributions of faith–based organizations to development and the humanitarian field: An ADRA case study.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • Ave Altius and Joel Raveloharimisy. “Women’s access to leadership in Madagascar.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • Joel Raveloharimisy and Injae P. Son. “Values of Seventh–day Adventist philosophy of education and graduate social science programs in Seventh–day Adventist universities.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • Erenly Agosto and Joel Raveloharimisy. A case study of gender advocacy in faith–based organizations.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • Kendall Wilson (Joel Raveloharimisy). “Stop, question, and frisk.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • Joel Raveloharimisy and Ezra Kenyanya. “What are the factors that make the poor to seek help from civil societies over public institutions?” Midwest Political Association Conference. Chicago, IL. April 16, 2015.
  • Kern Agard and Joel Raveloharimisy. “The Seventh-day Adventist Church’s response to disasters in the Indian Ocean.” Midwest Political Association Conference. Chicago, IL. April 16, 2015.
  • Ave Altius and Joel Raveloharimisy. “Factors contributing to women’s leadership roles in politics in Madagascar.” Midwest Political Association Conference. Chicago, IL. April 16, 2015.
  • Alexandra Raney and Joel Raveloharimisy. “The role of faith-based organizations in development: ADRA’s contribution and recommendations for the future.” Midwest Political Association Conference. Chicago, IL. April 17, 2015.
  • Injae Son and Joel Raveloharimisy. “The relationship between graduate social science program and the values of Seventh-day Adventist philosophy of education.” Midwest Political Association Conference. Chicago, IL. April 17, 2015.
  • Ezra M. Kenyanya and Joel Raveloharimisy. “The perception of government legitimacy and willingness to week help.” Andrews Research Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. May 14, 2015.
  • Injae P. Son and Joel Raveloharimisy. “Values of Seventh-day Adventist philosophy of education and graduate 2:50 social science programs in Seventh-day Adventist universities.” Andrews Research Conference. Berrien Springs, MI. May 14, 2015
  • Erenly Agosto (Joel Raveloharimisy). “A case study of gender advocacy in humanitarian faith-based organizations” Andrews Research Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. May 14, 2015.
Biology
  • Gordon Atkins, Amanda G. Sandler, Ashley A. Reichert, Shandelle M. Henson, and James Hayward. “The effects of the copulation song and other disturbances on the frequency and synchronization of reproductive behaviors in gulls (Larus glaucescens).” Michigan Academy of Sciences, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • Mindy J. McLarty, Daniel Gonzalez-Socoloske, A. Alvarez-Aleman, J. Angulo-Valdes, and R. Volta. “Habitat characterization using side-scan sonar of areas used by manatees in the Siguanea Gulf, Isla de la Juventud, Cuba.” 7th International Sirenian Symposium. San Francisco, California. December 12, 2015.
  • Amanda G. Sandler, Libby C. Megna, Shandelle M. Henson, and James L. Hayward. “Every-other-day ovulation synchrony, high nesting density, and egg loss in a colony of ring-billed gulls (Larus delawarensis).” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference, Zoology Section Meeting. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 18, 2015.
English
  • Krista Turner (Vanessa Corredera). “Power and Subjugation: The Handmaid’s Tale.” Sigma Tau Delta National Conference. Albuquerque, NM. March 20, 2015.
Library
  • Timothy Arena and Marianne Kordas. About the music. AUSO: Mendelssohn Symphony No. 2. Howard Performing Arts Center, Berrien Springs, MI. April 25, 2015.
Social Work
  • Alina M. Baltazar, Duane C. McBride, Karena Griffiths, and B. Ames. “Multisystem influence on alcohol use among Christian college students: A grounded theory approach.” Workshop, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
  • David Sedlacek, René D. Drumm, Alina Baltazar, and Elaine Oliver. (2015, March). Spiritual challenges in pastoral families: Qualitative results. Workshop, Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. March 13, 2015.
School of Architecture, Art & Design
Visual Art & Design
  • Robin A. Johnson, Rhonda Root, Ariel Solis, and Abelardo Rivas Santini. Projects on Parade, American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) Conference. Atlanta, GA. November 2015.
  • Robin A. Johnson, Rhonda Root, Ariel Solis, and Abelardo Rivas Santini, Adventist Theological Society (ATS) Conference, Atlanta, GA. November 2015.
  • Rhonda Root, Robin A. Johnson, Ariel Solis, and Abelardo Rivas Santini, Adventist Society for Religious Studies (ASRS) Conference, Atlanta, GA. November 2015.
School of Education
Graduate Psychology & Counseling
  • Tevni Grajales, Vicente Leon, Fatimah Al Nasser, Esther Hooley, Donalea McIntyre, Salenna Russello, Melina Sample, and Brittany Sommers. “Examining identity styles and religiosity among Chilean undergraduate students.” Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, and Letters Annual Conference. Andrews University, Berrien Springs MI. March 13, 2015.
Teaching, Learning and Curriculum
  • Larry D. Burton, Josephine E. Katenga, and Christine Moniyung. “Following faith commitments: Adventist higher education transition theory.” Third International Scholars Conference. Adventist University of Indonesia, Bandung, Indonesia. October 21, 2015.
  • Larry D. Burton, Josephine E. Katenga, and Christine Moniyung. “Toward a theory of transition from public high school to Christian higher education.” American Educational Research Association (AERA) Annual Meeting. Chicago, IL. April 19, 2015.
  • Larry D. Burton, Josephine E. Katenga, Michelle Fish, Cheryl Logan, P. Wright, Angerlita Y. Smith, Deborah Omagwa, Thula I. Lambert, Jay Brand, Charles Dart, Nancy J. Carbonell, and Jonathan Doram (2015). “Remaining Adventist: The influence of Adventist university experiences on denominational persistence.” Andrews University Celebration of Research and Creative Scholarship. Andrews University, Berrien Springs, MI. October 30, 2015.
Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary
Old Testament
  • Shellie Cox (Randy Younker). “Saggi B1-C3-C4: La Basilica all’Interno e all’Esterno.” “Risultati Preliminari Della Campagna Di Scavo 2015 Effettuata Presso Il Villaggio Tardo Romano E La Basilica Paleocristiana Di San Miceli.” Salemi, Sicily, Italy. July 3, 2015.
  • Christopher Chadwick (Randy Younker). “Distruzione dell’Abitato Tardo Romano.” “Risultati Preliminari Della Campagna Di Scavo 2015 Effettuata Presso Il Villaggio Tardo Romano E La Basilica Paleocristiana Di San Miceli.” Salemi, Sicily, Italy. July 3, 2015.
  • J. Amanda McGuire (Roy Gane). “A text-critical look at Daniel 9:27 in the Masoretic Text and the Septuagint.” Society of Biblical Literature Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA. November 23, 2015.
  • Jacob Moody (Randy Younker). “Fotogrammetria e Riproduzione in 3D.” “Risultati Preliminari Della Campagna Di Scavo 2015 Effettuata Presso Il Villaggio Tardo Romano E La Basilica Paleocristiana Di San Miceli.” Salemi, Sicily, Italy. July 3, 2015.
  • Justin Singleton (Randy Younker). “Broadening the geographical context of biblical archaeology to the central Mediterranean (Sicily).” Sicily and the Levant: Diachronic Perspectives on Interconnections. ASOR. November 20, 2015.
  • Shellie Cox (Randy Younker). “A Reexamination of the Mortuary Basilica at San Miceli, Sicily.” Sicily and the Levant: Diachronic Perspectives on Interconnections. ASOR 2015. November 20, 2015.
  • Christopher Chadwick (Randy Younker). “Excavations at San Miceli, Sicily: Two Seasons at a Late Roman Village.” Sicily and the Levant: Diachronic Perspectives on Interconnections. ASOR. November 20, 2015.