Past SROP Scholars

Brenda Arvizu

Brenda Arvizu

Education
Phoenix College
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Melissa Bates
Project title
Antigen response in mouse models of sleep apnea and multiple myeloma
Alexander Cavender

Alexander Cavender

Education
St. Olaf College
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Diana Cates
Project title
Sex, love, and God: seeking understanding and commonality within the church's homosexuality debate
Kristin Chestnutt

Kristin Chestnutt

Education
East Carolina University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Catherine Musselman
Project title
Structural/conformational investigations into the C-termminal tail of histone variant H2A.W6 involved in heterochromatin compaction in Arabidopsis thaliana
Daniel Cole

Daniel Cole

Education
University of North Texas
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Ed Wasserman
Project title
Pigeons Procrastinate when Presented with Identical Options
Melinda Dang

Melinda Dang

Education
The Ohio State University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Jessica Wellburn
Project title
Housing and Economic (In)security: Analyzing First-Generation College Student Experiences at The University of Iowa
Starr Davis

Starr Davis

Education
Oakwood University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Sarah Bruch
Project title
Does a growth mindset affect Black students' academic achievement in the Iowa City Community School District?
Olivia Driessen

Olivia Driessen

Education
Towson University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
David Cwiertny
Project title
Comparison of sorptive behavior of chloroacetamide herbicides and dichloroacetamide safeners in various soil types
Yerika Germosen

Yerika Germosen

Education
University of Central Florida
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Daniel Tranel
Project title
Emotional and cognitive intelligence and value-based decision-making in patients with focal brain damage
Galyna Khramova

Galyna Khramova

Education
University of Florida
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Christopher Cheatum
Project title
Characterization of F69A formate dehydrogenase
Virginia Lamas Meza

Virginia Lamas Meza

Education
University of Iowa
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Betsy Stone
Project title
Impact analysis of divalent cations on marine-relevant polysaccharides and their selective transfer to the sea surface microlayer
Kaitlyn Mesa

Kaitlyn Mesa

Education
California State University, Los Angeles
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Krystal Parker
Project title
Ibotenic acid lesions to lateral cerebellar nucleus and its effect on cerebellum-dependent learning in mice
Kathia Morales Santiago

Kathia Morales Santiago

Education
University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Tori Forbes
Project title
Synthesis and some properties of metal organic nanotubes and frameworks
Mohammed Moumen

Mohammed Moumen

Education
The Ohio State University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Jennifer Fiegel
Project title
Using aerosols to treat respiratory infection
Genesis Pagan Cabrera

Genesis Pagan Cabrera

Education
Antillean Adventist University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Lori Wallrath
Project title
Connections between a Canadian olympic athlete and an Iowan with muscular dystrophy
Chad Rhym

Chad Rhym

Education
Morehouse College
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Sarah Bruch
Project title
Evaluating the effectiveness of an implicit bias training program in the Iowa City Community School District
Elizabeth Rivera Rosario

Elizabeth Rivera Rosario

Education
University of Puerto Rico, Aguadilla
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Steven Green
Project title
Ciliary neurotrophic factor promotes regeneration of cochlear synapse after noise-induced cochlear synaptopathy in mice
Laura Salas

Laura Salas

Education
Monmouth College
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Darrel Wanzer-Serrano
Project title
The New York Young Lords: fighting for public health
Shasa Sartin

Shasa Sartin

Education
Luther College
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Roxanna Curto
Project title
Representation of Muslim French athletes in French media
Kalaedra Self

Kalaedra Self

Education
Alcorn State University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Maria Spies
Project title
hRad52 DNA repairing protein: mutagenesis and expression test
Willord Simmons

Willord Simmons

Education
DePaul University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Mary Cohen
Project title
Music classroom or prison: unlocking awareness of how traditional music classrooms can restrict creative music-making
Zachary Snyder

Zachary Snyder

Education
Wartburg College
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Maria Spies
Project title
RAD51 binding peptides: construction, expression, and purification
Jose Torres

Jose Torres

Education
Illinois Institute of Technology
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Philip Kaaret
Project title
Development of instruments for night time imaging of earth from a CubeSat
Juan Vasquez

Juan Vasquez

Education
University of Texas at San Antonio
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Krystal Parker & Aaron Boes
Project title
Precision cerebro-cerebellar networks identified using 7T MRI
Jared Wright

Jared Wright

Education
Virginia Commonwealth University
Participation year
2018
Mentor
Palle Jorgensen
Project title
Brownian motion and machine learning