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Thomas Howard

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Current CURCA Graduate Assistant. Public Administration Graduate Student.

Jarrod Peterson

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Current Brown University Pre-Med Student

David Kennedy

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Effect of Temperature and Precipitation on Tick Abundance
Effect of Temperature and Precipitation on Tick Abundance
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Olivia Griffin
MAJOR: MARKETING 
FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR ANTHONY FURNELLI, MANAGEMENT & MARKETING 

Nonverbal Communication In Sales

This presentation gives an overview on how nonverbal communication can impact and improve one's ability in a sales setting. Being able to understand and utilize nonverbal communication is an important aspect in business, especially sales.

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Cameron Hartmann '22
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FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR ANTHONY FURNELLI, MANAGEMENT & MARKETING 

Nonverbal Communication In Sales

This presentation gives an overview on how nonverbal communication can impact and improve one's ability in a sales setting. Being able to understand and utilize nonverbal communication is an important aspect in business, especially sales.

STORYTELLING HOUR

Join us on Friday, December 10, 12-1 p.m. for CURCA’s Storytelling Hour, featuring live and digital storytelling. Listen in as eleven WSU students share stories of struggle, triumph, surviving, and growing. Gritty, brave, bold, and true, these stories are not to be missed!

FACULTY SPONSOR:
Dr. Catherine Savini, English Department Professor & Director of the Reading and Writing Center & Coordinator of the Writing Across the Curriculum Program

FACULTY SPONSOR:
Dr. Beverly Army Williams, Visiting Lecturer in the English Department
 

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Josselyn Donahue '22
MAJOR: BIOLOGY
FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR PORTER, BIOLOGY

Manufacturing of a Monoclonal Antibody Against West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus is a widespread pathogenic virus passed from mosquitos for which there is no treatment apart from symptom management. We have created a monoclonal antibody that targets the E protein to prevent viral attachment and entry into the host cells which will ultimately limit infection.

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Anna Postnikova '22 
MAJOR: BIOLOGY
FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR PORTER, BIOLOGY 

Manufacturing of a Monoclonal Antibody Against West Nile Virus

West Nile Virus is a widespread pathogenic virus passed from mosquitos for which there is no treatment apart from symptom management. We have created a monoclonal antibody that targets the E protein to prevent viral attachment and entry into the host cells which will ultimately limit infection.

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Shealynn Conway '22
MAJOR: BIOLOGY, CHEMISTRY
FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR KRISTEN PORTER, BIOLOGY

BioWorks Pharmaceuticals

We at BioWorks Pharmaceuticals are developing Phenixmab, to target advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Phenixmab has demonstrated reduced proliferation in lung cancer cells, serving as a potential therapy.

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Isabella Di Lorenzo '22
MAJOR: BIOLOGY
FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR KRISTEN PORTER, BIOLOGY

BioWorks Pharmaceuticals

We at BioWorks Pharmaceuticals are developing Phenixmab, to target advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Phenixmab has demonstrated reduced proliferation in lung cancer cells, serving as a potential therapy.

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Tamoy Williams '22
MAJOR: BIOLOGY MINOR: CHEMISTRY

FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR KRISTEN PORTER, BIOLOGY

BioWorks Pharmaceuticals

We at BioWorks Pharmaceuticals are developing Phenixmab, to target advanced non-small cell lung cancer. Phenixmab has demonstrated reduced proliferation in lung cancer cells, serving as a potential therapy.

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Kelly Gearin '22
MAJOR: BIOLOGY

FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR KRISTEN PORTER, BIOLOGY

The Use of mAb to treat Hashimoto's Thyroiditos

By reducing the protein that is produced by th17, the use of mAb will be used to target and treat Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.

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FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR KRISTEN PORTER, BIOLOGY

The Use of mAb to treat Hashimoto's Thyroiditos

By reducing the protein that is produced by th17, the use of mAb will be used to target and treat Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.

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FACULTY SPONSOR: PROFESSOR KRISTEN PORTER, BIOLOGY

The Use of mAb to treat Hashimoto's Thyroiditos

By reducing the protein that is produced by th17, the use of mAb will be used to target and treat Hashimoto's Thyroiditis.

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OLIVIA MURPHY '23

MAJOR: CHEMISTY

FACULTY MENTOR: PROFESSOR RODERICO ACEVEDO

ln silico enzyme modification of dihydrofolate reductase (DHFR)