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Projects for 2007-08

 
This is a listing of the projects undertaken during 2007-08.


Title: Alcohol Place Conditioning Studies in Mice
Description
Faculty: Shelly Dickinson, Psychology
Helpful background: Bio psych and/or Conditioning and Learning (that would be 238 and/or 236) would be very useful.

Title:Linguistics: Northern City Vowel Shift in Hmong Americans
Description
Faculty: Rika Ito, Linguistics
Helpful background:

Title:Prairie reconstruction: Germination & Growth of Plant Species in Different Soils
Description
Faculty: Dianne Angell, Biology
Helpful background:

Title: U.S. Farm Subsidies and Developing Countries
Description
Faculty: Beckie Judge, Economics
Faculty: Tony Becker and Beckie Judge, Economics
Helpful background: Macro and Microeconomics

Title: Migrant Health in Southeast Iowa
Description
Faculty: Julie Legler, Statistics
Helpful background:

Title: Statistics as a tool to further Tuberculosis Genome Research
Description
Faculty: Rob Rutherford, Biology
Helpful background: Statistics 212, interests in biology and/or computer science would all be helpful, but are not required.

Title: WHO: Foodborne Disease
Description
Faculty: Julie Legler
Helpful background: Familiarity with multivariate analysis methods


Title: Investigative Neuroscience in the National Psychology Curriculum.
Description
Faculty: Howard Thorsheim

Helpful background: Neuroscience