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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
Rachel Mary Morgan House Divided
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Samuel Albert Weisman House Divided
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker

2016

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Daniel Joseph Becker "Brian's Song: An Early Depiction of Racial Harmony in Sports"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Zacharia James Benalayat "Bill Russell: The Immovable Center"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Alexander Nye Bensley "Bill Russell: The Immovable Center"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Allison Carolyn Boni "Racism and Discourses Surrounding Latino Players in Modern MLB"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Ashley Paige Brennan "Hollywood, Sports, and Race"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Claire Frances Brigham "Representation of Black NFL Players in the Media"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Ryan Michael Collins "Allen Iverson: The Answer"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Thomas Edward Dex "Racism and Discourses Surrounding Latino Players in Modern MLB"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Trevor Adam Diamond House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Christopher H Dunn "Racism and Discourses Surrounding Latino Players in Modern MLB"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Kellen Christopher Edmondson "Brian's Song: An Early Depiction of Racial Harmony in Sports"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Sarah Michal Goldberg Picturing The Indian School
Conference: Dickinson Digital Humanities Workshop
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Patrick Belk
Sarah Michal Goldberg House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Alyssa Teresa Greco "International Players in Major League Soccer"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Austin Tyler High "One-and-Dones in the National Basketball Association"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Jordan A James "Race and Athletic Sponsorships"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Genna Rachel Kranis "International Players in Major League Soccer"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
William Arthur O'Neil "1965-66 Texas Western Basketball Team: Winning Battles On and Off the Court"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
William Baylies Peck "Allen Iverson: The Answer"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Austen McLain Eckstrom Smith "Althea Gibson: Trailblazer"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Adrian Fitch Stone "Race in the NHL: The Black Experience in a Predominantly White Sport"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Austin Jeffrey Sumners "1965-66 Texas Western Basketball Team: Winning Battles On and Off the Court"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Thomas Michael Supinka "Race in the NHL: The Black Experience in a Predominantly White Sport"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Anthony Joseph Survilla "One-and-Dones in the National Basketball Association"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Aleksandra Syniec "Hollywood, Sports, and Race"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Aleksandra Syniec Flipping the History Classroom
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karl Qualls
Ilan Heuman Trencher "Althea Gibson: Trailblazer"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Caleb Jackson Turner Gutwillig "Race and Athletic Sponsorships"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss
Albert Westfall "Representation of Black NFL Players in the Media"
Conference: Central Pennsylvania Consortium Critical Perspectives on Soccer and Social Justice Symposium
Supported by: History Department
Gregory Kaliss

2015

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Madeline Cushing Chandler Raising Spain's Children in the Soviet Union, 1937-51
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karl Qualls
Patrick David Kennaly Creating Abstracts for Minker Letters Archive
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeremy Ball

2014

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Ashieda Montera McKoy Digital Timeline: Dickinson's African-American Student History.
Conference: Mellon Digital Humanities Workshop
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Matthew Kochis
Chase MacKenzie Philpot Gagarin: The Life History of a Russian Émigré
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Karl Qualls
Frank Charles Vitale Invasion from the Front Lines.
Conference: Dickinson Digital Humanities Workshop
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Matthew Kochis
Xueyin Zha "Distorted Globalization: the Irrationality of Europe's Border Control"
Conference: Mellon Digital Humanities Workshop
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Matthew Kochis
Xueyin Zha Prince Gagarin, the website
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karl Qualls

2013

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Russell Joseph Allen Civil War & Reconstruction MOOC
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Lingwei Cheng The Chinese Community in Genoa, Italy
Number of Weeks: 13
David Commins
Leah Rae Miller Civil War & Reconstruction MOOC
Supported by: Mellon Digital Humanities Grant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Caitlin Elizabeth Moriarty Gagarin: The Life History of a Russian Émigré
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Karl Qualls

2012

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Julia Sanguinetti Multiple Immigration Narratives from Patagonia: Re-visiting Argentina´s Immigration Paradigm
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Marcelo Borges

2011

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Alexander Patton Bloom (Self Developed Major, Malaga) L'optimisme y el terremoto de Lisboa: La reacción esperada contra una filosofía fatalista (The Ideological Reaction to the Lisbon Earthquake of 1755 in the Greater Context of the Enlightenment)
Conference: 2010 International Student Research Symposium
Supported by: Center for Global Study and Engagement
Kelly Heuser Bonafe (Moscow; Russian) Russo-American Relations Through the Context of Russian Strategic Documents on Foreign Policy from 2000-present
Conference: 2010 International Student Research Symposium
Supported by: Center for Global Study and Engagement
Kara Lynn Elder (Moscow; Russian) Monogoroda: Hope through the Haze?
Conference: 2010 International Student Research Symposium
Supported by: Center for Global Study and Engagement
Jonathan Gallegos Ontiberos (Moscow; Russian) Soviet Influences on the Culture and Everyday Life of Cuba
Conference: 2010 International Student Research Symposium
Supported by: Center for Global Study and Engagement
Timothy Andrew Smith House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
George Alexander Wilbanks Norwich Science Program, (history)
Conference: 2010 International Student Research Symposium
Supported by: Center for Global Study and Engagement

2010

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Alexander Patton Bloom L'optimisme y el terremoto de Lisboa: La reaccion esperada contra una filosofía fatalista (The Ideological Reaction to the Lisbon Earthquake of 1755 in the Greater Context of the Enlightenment)
Number of Weeks: 13
Marcelo Borges
Kelly Heuser Bonafe Russo-American Relations Through the Context of Russian Strategic Documents on Foreign Policy from 2000-present
Number of Weeks: 13
Kara Lynn Elder Monogoroda: Hope through the Haze?
Number of Weeks: 13
Shannon Sharee Givens XIX Century Discourses on the Nature of Ethiopians.
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Matteo Salvadore
Shane Mitchell Harding House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
Brenna Mary McKelvey House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
John Osborne
Morgan Rhea Mintz House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
John Osborne
Leigh Ann Oczkowski House Divided Project
Supported by: Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Jacob Andrew Rainwater House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Brandon Matthew Rothenberg House Divided Project
Supported by: Cumberland Valley Visitors Bureau
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Rebecca Burton Solnit House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker

201

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Jonathan Gallegos Ontiberos Soviet Influences on the Culture and Everyday Life of Cuba
Number of Weeks: 13

2009

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
A Atandi Anyona Song as a Tool or Struggle in the Anti-Apartheid Movement
Conference: Oral History Association Annual Meeting
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Wlodarski,Karl Rogers,Jeremy Ball
Trey Terrell Boone House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
David William Gillespie House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Shane Mitchell Harding House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
Benjamin Jacob Lyman House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
Laura Elizabeth Lyons Silence Language and Sharing: The Holocaust & Cambodian Genocide
Conference: 2009 Senior Research Symposium
Supported by: Academic Affairs
Kim Rogers
Tiffany Mane Crossing Sultural Boundaries in South Africa
Conference: Oral History Association Annual Meeting
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Jeremy Ball
Azul Sofia Mertnoff Las Casas de los Ninos
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Karl Qualls
Morgan Rhea Mintz House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
John Osborne
David William Park House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Donald Eugene Sailer The house Divided Project
Conference: Undergrad Research at the Capitol
Supported by: Academic Affairs
Matthew Pinsker
Manuel Ignacio Saralegui Venezuela: The Bolivarian Revolution, Media Representations, and the Value of Empty Signifiers
Conference: ESS Eastern Sociology Meetings
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Susan Rose
Manuel Ignacio Saralegui Women and the Bolivarian Revolution and Immigration and Ethnic Memory in Patagonia
Conference: XV International Oral History Conference
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Amy Wlodarski,Karl Rogers,Jeremy Ball
Russell Charles Toris House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
John Osborne
Russell Charles Toris The House Divided Project
Conference: Undergraduate Research at the Capitol
Supported by: Academic Affairs
Matthew Pinsker
Gabriela Uassouf Women and the Bolivarian Revolution and Immigration and Ethnic Memory in Patagonia
Conference: XV International Oral History Conference
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Susan Rose

2008

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Anabella Giselle Atach Patagonia Mosaic Virtual Museum and Resource Center
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Marcelo Borges
Brendan M Boston House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
John Osborne
James Raphael Chapnick House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
James Gerencser
John Blake Dickinson House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
Andrea Dominguez Exiled Spanish Youth in the USSR, 1937-51
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Karl Qualls
Elitsa Plamenova Gosheva Patagonia Mosaic Virtual Museum and Resource Center
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Marcelo Borges
Kendall Elizabeth Hoxsey Mná na hÉireann: Women of Ireland
Conference: ROWS - Research on Women by Students
Supported by: Women's, Gender & Sexuality Studies Department
Anna Lovett House Divided Project
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Joanne Leigh Phillips House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
John Osborne
Evan Turnesa Sparling Exiled Spanish Youth in the USSR, 1937-52
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Karl Qualls
Elizabeth D Stokely Patagonia Mosaic Virtual Museum and Resource Center
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Marcelo Borges

2007

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Mofeyisayo Ayomidun Ayodele House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
James Gerencser
Michael William Blake House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
John Osborne
Caitlin Elizabeth Kingsley House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
Richard Thomas Robinson House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
John Osborne
Zachary Irving Rosenberg House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Zachary Irving Rosenberg NEH Summer Inst Pinsker
Supported by: NEH-National Endowment for the Humanities
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Ryan Christian Sarno Digitizing Sources for African History
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeremy Ball
David B Schwerin House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
James Gerencser

2006

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Meghan Eleanor Allen House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Christina Victoria Carter Paper (title unknown)
Conference: Phi Alpha Theta Biennial Convention
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Stephen Weinberger
James Benjamin Cousins Mary Bryan and the Slave Life of Dixie
Conference: Phi Alpha Theta Biennial Convention
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Stephen Weinberger
Matthew J Dudek House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
John Osborne
Leah Adair Foran House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Daniel Joseph Makosky House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
John Wesley McCoy House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Catherine Marguerite Ziegler Wollstonecraft vs. Rousseau: Two Philosophies on the Education and Place of Women
Conference: Phi Alpha Theta Biennial Convention
Supported by: R&D Kenderdine Travel Grant
Stephen Weinberger

2005

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Andrew B Ferguson To experient with the idea that professors and students at the Consortium schools like Dickinson might be able to offer nonpartisan, often historically minded, policy research to requests from the Pennsylvania Governor's office
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Matthew Pinsker
Timothy Kuppler House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Alissa J Zawoyski House Divided: A View of America, 1846-1862
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker

2004

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Meghan Ann Hakanson NEH Landmarks National Teacher Education Project at Plimoth Plantation
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Matthew Pinsker
Cassandra Lorraine Harter NEH Landmarks National Teacher Education Project at Plimoth Plantation
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Walter Woodward

2003

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Anthony George Pastore Portuguese Immigrant Letters
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Marcelo Borges

2002

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Laura Christine Edgar Comparative Urban Biographies: The Naval Cities of Sevastopol and Annapolis
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karl Qualls
Regan Winn Kaiden Comparative Urban Biographies: The Naval Cities of Sevastopol and Annapolis
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
Karl Qualls
Marissa Joye Milczewski American Filmic Representatives of the Alcoholic
Conference: Popular Culture Association Regional Conference
Supported by: R&D Student Initiative Fund (SIF)
Stephen Weinberger

2001

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Jasmin Sanchez-Lopez From Cafe to Mate: Remembering the Female Immigrant Experience, Portugal to Argentina.
Conference: CPC Women's Studies Conference, co-moderated session (Marcelo Borges and Susan Rose) on Women's Voices from Patagonia
Supported by: Central Pennsylvania Consortium
Susan Rose,Marcelo Borges

1994

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Krislin Marie Bolling Editing: Supplement to the Modern Encyclopedia of Russian, Soviet and Eurasian History.
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
George Rhyne

1993

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Christine Bombaro Editing: Supplement to the Modern Encyclopedia of Russian, Soviet and Eurasian History.
Supported by: A.W. Mellon Foundation Student Faculty Research Endowment Award
Number of Weeks: 8
George Rhyne