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Rise Students Present Research Posters (August 2011)

Science students who performed summer research, sponsored by the Photo of participants at RISE poster sessionResearch Initiative for Scientific Enhancement (RISE) program, cheerfully presented their research posters in the Oxendine Science Building, on Friday, 19 August 2011.

While posters were on display from 2:00-4:00 PM, RISE students explained their research to inquiring visitors.

The thirteen posters on display featured a variety of topics, ranging from biodiesel, to lysomal modulators, to amphibian habitat.

Photo of Daisy Irra Photo of Jasmine Rowlett and John Roe

Goals of the RISE program are to prepare UNCP students for research in the biomedical sciences, and to enhance the environment for scientific research at UNCP.

Photo of Rebecca Howell and Ben Bahr Photo of Matthew Bublitz and Austin Griffin

Photo of Josie Torrence Photo of Amelia Willis

Photo of Cornelia Tirla and Alex Schroetter Photo of Tyler Loehr

A PDF copy of the poster program, listing authors and poster titles, can be obtained by clicking HERE.

Photo of Doug McClure Photo of Kenneth Sellers

Photo of Ben Bahr, Daisy Irra, and Sonda Rogers Photo of Rebecca Howell and Jeremy Sellers

The RISE program is funded by the National Institutes of Health. Students who are interested in joining the RISE program should contact Dr. Robert Poage (Program Director) or Prof. Sailaja Vallabha (Co-Program Director).

Photo of Austin Griffin Photo of Siva Mandjiny and Maria Santisteban

Photo of Siva Mandjiny and Matthew Bublitz Photo of Jasmine Rowlett, Sailaja Vallabha, and Jakyrra Tyson


Photographs Courtesy of Sonda Rogers of the RISE program

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