Students in a dance class.

The following list includes current and historic, individual student research projects, public presentations from conferences, symposia and exhibitions*, and peer-reviewed publications. For abstracts on each project see Students as Scholars.

*“Supported by:” on Student Conference Presentation records indicates the entity or funding mechanism that supported the student’s participation in the conference, i.e. travel expenses, poster costs, etc.  For on-campus conferences, the supporting entity is usually the academic department sponsoring the event.

**“Supported by:” on Student Research Project records indicates the entity or funding mechanism that supported the student’s research costs, i.e. supplies, materials, equipment, stipends, local or international research travel, etc.


2017

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Margot Elise Abrahams Works of Ben Munisteri in "Rich and Strange"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Margot Elise Abrahams Works of Richard Move in "Verdi for Five"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Sarah Ann Benamati Assistant to the Executive Artistic Director
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Karen Kirkham
Sarah Ann Benamati Stage Manager and Assistant to the EAD Pendragon Theatre
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Sarah Nicole Blocher Assistant to the Production Manager
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Kent Barrett
Kaliph Nathaniel Brown Design and construction of costumes for summer season
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Natalie Griffin Ferris Works by Richard Move in "Rich and Strange"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Alyssa Novella Giordano Works by Sarah Skaggs, "Moloch"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Julia Marie Isacson Works by Ben Munisteri in "Rich and Strange"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Rachel Lockwood Works by Richard Move in "Verdi for Five"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Christine Carroll Merolla Works of Erin Crawley-Woods: "Beg, Borrow, Steal"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Armando Moreno Works by Anastasia Putri, "overflow"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Leigh Katherine Tracey Works by Ben Munisteri in "Rich and Strange"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Tran Bao Tran Works by Anastasia Putri, "overflow"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Tran Bao Tran Works by Ben Munisteri in "Rich and Strange"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Madeleine Vouros Works by Anastasia Putri, "overflow"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Erin P Wynne Works of Erin Crawley-Woods: "Beg, Borrow, Steal"
Conference: Dance Performance: Our Howl
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs

2016

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Margot Elise Abrahams Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Sarah Ann Benamati Stage Manager and Assistant to the EAD Pendragon Theatre
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Sarah Nicole Blocher Assistant to the Production Manager
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Kent Barrett
Katherine Adelaide Downs Irene Ryan Scholarship Award in Acting Nominees; also performing a scene from Pocatello, for "An Evening of Invited Scenes."
Conference: Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival Region II
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Todd Wronski
Natalie Griffin Ferris Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Noah Robert Fusco Design and Construction of Costumes for new play
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Alyssa Novella Giordano Work by Shani Collins-Achille, "Alive: The Movement"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Julia Marie Isacson Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Meredith Johnson Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Yuan Lin "Prop Food Constructed for Pocatello," and "Sound Design for Big Love"
Conference: Southeastern Theatre Conference
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Kent Barrett,Sherry Harper-McCombs
Rachel Lockwood Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matter
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Dalton Jon Maltz Irene Ryan Scholarship Award in Acting Nominees; also performing a scene from Pocatello, for "An Evening of Invited Scenes."
Conference: Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival Region II
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Todd Wronski
Christine Carroll Merolla Work by Shani Collins-Achille, "Alive: The Movement"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Tim Oldfield Nieuwenhuis Irene Ryan Scholarship Award in Acting Nominees; also performing a scene from Pocatello, for "An Evening of Invited Scenes"
Conference: Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Todd Wronski
Breahna J Pierce Choreography of "Theft"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Anastasia Vania Putri Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Anastasia Vania Putri Choreography of "mouthpiece"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Karen Elizabeth Siderovski Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Cailin K Smith Irene Ryan Scholarship Award in Acting Nominees; also performing a scene from Pocatello, for "An Evening of Invited Scenes"
Conference: Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Todd Wronski
Sarah Melvin Talmage Work by Katie Roy, "Musicality"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Leigh Katherine Tracey Work by Sarah Skaggs, "Trashed"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Tran Bao Tran Work by Erin Crawley Woods, "Rhythm Hymn"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Tran Bao Tran Choreography of "10 PM"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Madeleine Vouros Choreography of "A Darker Shade of Blue"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Madeleine Vouros Work by Erin Crawley Woods, "Rhythm Hymn"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Michaela Kathleen Williams Choreography of "Rooted Boundaries"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Michaela Kathleen Williams Work by Erin Crawley Woods, "Rhythm Hymn"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Faith Alexis Wilwerding Choreography of "Recollections"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Faith Alexis Wilwerding Work by Erin Crawley Woods, "Rhythm Hymn"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Alison Taylor Woods Choreography of "Balance"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Erin P Wynne Choreography of "Coiled"
Conference: Dance Performance: Fresh Works
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Erin P Wynne Work by Shani Collins-Achille, "Alive: The Movement"
Conference: Dance Performance: Movement Matters
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs

2015

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Margot Elise Abrahams Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Sarah Ann Benamati Assistant to Executive Artistic Director Pendragon Theatre
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Karen Kirkham
Colleen Theresa Brandt Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Catheryn Marie Broady Documentation, inventoring, and organization of costumes and properties
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Natalie Griffin Ferris Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Natalie Griffin Ferris Work by Christopher Williams, "The Cocktail Party"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Alyssa Novella Giordano Choreography of "Cirque de Controle"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Alyssa Novella Giordano Work by Erin Crawley-Woods, "Panache"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Meredith Johnson Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Yuan Lin Design and construction of costumes for summer season
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Dalton Jon Maltz Stage Manager and Assistant to the EAD Pendragon Theatre
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Christine Carroll Merolla Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Christine Carroll Merolla Choreography of "False Hoops"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Courtney Elizabeth Meyer Choreography of "This is Not For You"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Courtney Elizabeth Meyer Work by Sarah Skaggs, "Knee Play V (Fervent Osculation)"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Marissa Lyn Mitchell Work by Erin Crawley-Woods, "Panache"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Anastasia Vania Putri Choreography of "Ritual Time"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Anastasia Vania Putri Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Elizabeth Graye Robinson Choreography of "What I Would Tell My Daughter"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs
Katherine Anne Roy Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Katherine Anne Roy Choreography of "Verdict"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Sarah Melvin Talmage Work by Sarah Skaggs, "Knee Play V (Fervent Osculation)"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Leigh Katherine Tracey Work by Christopher Williams, "Andromeda Redeemer"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Leigh Katherine Tracey Choreography of "Trust Games"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Madeleine Vouros Work by Sarah Skaggs, "Knee Play V (Fervent Osculation)"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Michaela Kathleen Williams Work by Sarah Skaggs, "Knee Play V (Fervent Osculation)"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Faith Alexis Wilwerding Choreography of "Center of Gravity"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2015
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Erin P Wynne Work by Erin Crawley-Woods, "Panache"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Erin P Wynne Work by Sarah Skaggs, "Knee Play V (Fervent Osculation)"
Conference: Dance Performance: Vox, Velocity, and Vectors
Supported by: Theatre & Dance
Sarah Skaggs

2014

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Margot Elise Abrahams Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Margot Elise Abrahams Work by Pam Tanowitz, "Passagen"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Colleen Theresa Brandt Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Sarah Skaggs
Allison Susanna Charles Dickinson College Theatre Archive.
Conference: Mellon Digital Humanities Workshop
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Matthew Kochis
Laura May Colleluori Dickinson College Theatre Archive.
Conference: Mellon Digital Humanities Workshop
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Matthew Kochis
Alyssa Novella Giordano Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Emily Rose Keating Choreography of "What Is Your Sound?"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2014
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Holly Clare Kelly US Performance: Mark Twain Abroad
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Todd Wronski
Dana Rachel Lopatin Design and construction of costumes for summer season
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 7
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Jeremy Adam Lupowitz Assistant to Executive Artistic Director Pendragon Theatre
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Karen Kirkham
Christine Carroll Merolla Work by Pam Tanowitz, "Passagen"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Courtney Elizabeth Meyer Choreography of "The Waiting Room"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2014
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Courtney Elizabeth Meyer Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Courtney Elizabeth Meyer Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "This Place, These Walls, That Space"
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Marissa Lyn Mitchell Choreography of "Twelve"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2014
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Marissa Lyn Mitchell Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "This Place, These Walls, That Space"
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Sydney Ruttan Moffat Simple Moth and Bat Puppets, poster presentation
Conference: United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) Annual Conference
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Anastasia Vania Putri Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "This Place, These Walls, That Space"
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Anastasia Vania Putri Choreography of "Interstice"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2014
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Katherine Anne Roy Work by Pam Tanowitz, "Passagen"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Katherine Anne Roy Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Sarah Melvin Talmage Work by Bliss Kohlmyer, "Where I Find Myself "
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Leigh Katherine Tracey Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Leigh Katherine Tracey Work by Bliss Kohlmyer, "Where I Find Myself "
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Noam Asa Wegner Stage Manager and Assistant to the EAD at Pendragon Theater
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Faith Alexis Wilwerding Choreography of "Braided"
Conference: Dance Performance: Freshworks 2014
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Faith Alexis Wilwerding Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "The Cool"
Conference: Dance Performance: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Faith Alexis Wilwerding Work by Bliss Kohlmyer, "Where I Find Myself "
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs

2013

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Alice Gwendolyn Ashton Work by Dina-Verley Christophe, "This Place, These Walls, That Space"
Conference: Event: The Dance Show
Supported by: Theatre & Dance Department
Sarah Skaggs
Lauren Elyse Brennan The Spitfire Grill
Conference: South Eastern Theatre Conference (SETC)
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Emily Anna Hughes Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Jeremy Adam Lupowitz Assistant to the Artistic Director at Pendragon Theatre
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Sydney Ruttan Moffat Animal Costume Tips and Tricks
Conference: South Eastern Theatre Conference (SETC)
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Isabelle Carina Schlick Design and Construction of Costumes for Summer Repertory Season
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs

2012

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Lauren Elyse Brennan Stage Manager/Assistant Director/Dramaturg for Pendragon Theater
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 4
Karen Kirkham
Sydney Ruttan Moffat Design and construction of costumes for summer repertory season
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Hillary Ann Rosen LED Lighting Techonology Applied to Live Performance
Supported by: Center for Sustainability Education
Number of Weeks: 4
Stewart Farrar

2011

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Lauren Elyse Brennan Design and construction of costumes for summer repertory season
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Ariel Marie Graham Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Elizabeth Perkins Holland Mark Twain Abroad
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Todd Wronski
Kathryn Hope Rother Stage Manager/Assistant Director/Dramaturg for Pendragon Theater
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham

2010

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Kristin Michelle Bodall Stage Manager/Dramaturg for "Eurydice" at Pendragon Theater
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Andrew Michael Takoch Design and construction of costumes for 3 productions
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs

2009

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Kristin Michelle Bodall Stage Manager/Dramaturg for Pendragon Theater
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Paige Alicia Meredith COSTUME RESEARCH, DESIGN AND PRODUCTION FOR GREENBRIER VALLEY SUMMER REPERTORY THEATRE
Conference: Undergrad Research at the Capitol
Supported by: Academic Affairs
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Megan Brooke Nussle Performance: In My Case an Exception Should Be Made: An Audience with William Saroyan
Conference: Saroyan Foundation Centenary Gala, Fresno County Saroyan Centenary
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Todd Wronski
Tiffany Louise Pena Design and construction of costumes for 3 productions
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs

2008

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Sara Joy Brookner Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Paige Alicia Meredith Design and construction of costumes for 3 productions
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Megan Brooke Nussle One-person Play on the Life and Writings of William Saroyan
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Todd Wronski
Erin Caitlin Ryan Assistant Director/Dramaturg/StageManager Pendragon Theater
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham

2007

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Claire Angelilli Antunes USITT's Costume Project Resources
Conference: Southeastern Theatre Conference
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Claire Angelilli Antunes Costume Storage Database
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Abeo Jackson Simple Felt Animal Masks and Headpieces for Youth Theatre
Conference: Southeastern Theatre Conference
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Paige Alicia Meredith Design and construction of costumes for 3 productions
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs

2006

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Sara Joy Brookner Dickens and Twain: Crossing the Pond
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 7
Todd Wronski
Abeo Jackson Design and Execution of costumes for 3 productions
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Abeo Jackson Research, rendering and design of "Sing Down the Moon"
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 4
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Ellen Margaret Joffred Dramaturg and Assistant Director for "Angels in America: Perestroika" and Andre Gregory's "Bone Songs" at Pendragon Theater.
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Kimberly Beth Kalish Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize

2005

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Sarah Jane Gafgen The design and execution of costumes for three productions at the Greenbrier Valley Theatre
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Sherry Harper-McCombs
Ellen Margaret Joffred Stage Manager for Pendragon's "Angels in America"
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Norah Elizabeth Roderick n/a
Conference: n/a
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Sherry Harper-McCombs

2004

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Kathryn Denise Fiedler Dance piece: Presence/Sense Offering
Conference: American College Dance Festival
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg
Rebecca Anne Huesman The play, The Eye of the Beholder
Conference: International Festival of Short Theatre
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg,Todd Wronski,Sherry Harper-McCombs
Kelly Summe Johnson Dance piece: Presence/Sense Offering
Conference: American College Dance Festival
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg
Kimberly Beth Kalish The play: The Eye of the Beholder
Conference: International Festival of Short Theatre
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg,Todd Wronski,Sherry Harper-McCombs
Jenna Elisabeth Kane Dance piece: Presence/Sense Offering
Conference: American College Dance Festival
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg
Donald C Morton The play: The Eye of the Beholder
Conference: International Festival of Short Theatre
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg,Todd Wronski,Sherry Harper-McCombs
Kimberly Jayne Portis Dance piece: Presence/Sense Offering
Conference: American College Dance Festival
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg
Norah Elizabeth Roderick Stage Manager for Pendragon's "Little Shop of Horrors"
Supported by: R&D Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Andrea L Schwartz The play: The Eye of the Beholder
Conference: International Festival of Short Theatre
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg,Todd Wronski,Sherry Harper-McCombs
Natalie Sue Shwaish Dance piece: Presence/Sense Offering
Conference: American College Dance Festival
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Ginsburg

2003

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Meghan Virginia Behm 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Kathleen Marie Bell n/a
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Natalie Ann Diener Student Assistant Director/Stage Manager at Pendragon
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Brady Ann Graham 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Michaela Ahern Knox 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Kimberly Jayne Portis 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Elyse Ann Rhodin n/a
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Elizabeth Gardiner Sellen 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Mizuki Takura 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Erin Elizabeth Uhle 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg
Kristen Rebecca Whitman 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Conference: 2003 American College Dance Festival, Buffalo, NY
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Amy Ginsburg

2002

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
David Rutledge McCallum Director's Collaboration: Jean Cocteau Repertory
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 3
Robert Hupp
Kimberly Tracey Meacham In My Case an Exception Should be Made: An Audience With William Saroyan
Conference: Saroyan Festival 2002
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Todd Wronski
Glen Philip Wall Director/Assistant Director and Stage Manager collaboration for the staging and performances of Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night" at the Pendragon Theater in Saranac Lake, New York
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham

2001

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Tiffany Lynn Lewis Student Assistant at Pendragon Theater, Director/Stage Manager
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karen Kirkham
Kimberly Tracey Meacham In My Case an Exception Should be Made: An Audience With Willian Saroyan
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 7
Todd Wronski

2000

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Matthew Augustus Fahnestock Oleanna in Edinburgh: Theatre Performance in Scotland and Carlisle
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 4
James Drake
Heather Sharon Greeley Oleanna in Edinburgh: Theatre Performance in Scotland and Carlisle
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 4
Karen Kirkham
Meghan Lantzy Oleanna in Edinburgh: Theatre Performance in Scotland and Carlisle
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 4
Todd Wronski

1997

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Edward Jefferson Peck Director's Collaboration: Jean Cocteau Repertory
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Robert Hupp
Edward Jefferson Peck Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize

1996

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Kristen A Chirillo Director's Collaboration: Jean Cocteau Repertory
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Robert Hupp
Eric Andrew Stoneberg Director's Collaboration: Jean Cocteau Repertory
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Robert Hupp

1994

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Kelly Beachell Gasner International Arts Initiative
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Todd Wronski
Joshua David Clapper International Arts Initiative
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Margaret McKowen
Kerry Epstein Hayes International Arts Initiative
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Robert Hupp
Natalie Ann Marrone Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize

1993

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Carolyn Nathalie Oppenheim Director's Collaboration: Jean Cocteau Repertory
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Robert Hupp

1992

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Rachel Ann Borut-Firestone Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Elizabeth Randolph Kenny-Stein Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Tabitha J McCormick Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Jonathan Richard Polgar Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Brett J Riegel Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Elbert Girard Rudasill Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Ashley Harrison Smith Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize

1989

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
George Gustav Staib Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize
Supported by: Emil R. and Tamar Weiss Prize