Convivium Luncheon and Program – April 27

You are cordially invited to a luncheon with the Oneonta Faculty Convivium on Wednesday, April 27, noon to 1:00 p.m., in Otsego Grille.   Student recipients of the College at Oneonta Foundation Awards for Excellence in Student Research and Creative Activity will present their award-winning projects. The names and project titles of the student awardees are below. Limited seating is available.

  • Allyson Church (Psychology)Faculty Sponsor – Andrew Gallup (Psychology) – The effects of intranasal oxytocin on contagious yawning
  • Elsie Dedrick (Biology) Faculty Sponsor – Florian Reyda (Biology) – Examination of a new species of Rhinebothriidean cestode from Dasyatis margaritella (Pearl stingray)
  • Janine Militello (Psychology) / Faculty Sponsor: Andrew Gallup (Psychology) – The effect of oxytocin on contagious yawning in budgerigars (Melopsittacus undulatus)
  • William O’Connell (Biology)Faculty Sponsor: Donna Vogler (Biology) – Wood turtle (Glyptemy insculpta) annual ring comparison
  • Gwendolyn Temple (Environmental Science)Faculty Sponsor: Tyra Olstad (Geography & Environmental Sustainability) – Influence of Shintoism on environmental management and perceptions of Lake Biwa, Japan

To reserve a seat please call X2517 prior to April 25.   Vegetarian meals are available.