Student and professor at a poster session

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
Jacob Ryan Band Leadership in 4 Directions: The Attack on Pearl Harbor: Globally Integrated in Hawaii
Supported by: Student International Research Fund (SIRF)
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeffrey McCausland
Alex H Bennett Put Me In Coach: Converting NBA Basketball Player's Statistics into Overall Team Wins
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Angelo Anthony Brutico Do Consumer Retail Buying Patterns Impact Transportation Modes in the US?
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Joseph Robert Cacchione 2017 NBA MVP Prediction
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Yanxiu Chen Association Between Self-Reports and First-Year Fall Physical Activities of West Point Students
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Elizabeth Merritt Davis Are the Best Field Hockey Players Really From Pennsylvania? A Regression Analysis of NCAA Division 1 Woman's Field Hockey Teams 2016
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Daniel James Day Physical Makeup or College Program? An analysis of the variation in NFL Combine performance and draft status
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Leonel Jesus Garcia-Dominguez Predicting Bachelor Degree Attainment for Minorities in Los Angeles
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Madison Glass Leadership in 4 Directions: The Attack on Pearl Harbor: Globally Integrated in Hawaii
Supported by: Student International Research Fund (SIRF)
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeffrey McCausland
Genna Rachel Kranis FOLLOW THE MONEY: An analysis of where FBS schools get their athletic funding
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Arielle Lauren Misrok Leadership in 4 Directions: The Attack on Pearl Harbor: Globally Integrated in Hawaii
Supported by: Student International Research Fund (SIRF)
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeffrey McCausland
Lindsay Ann Morton Leadership in 4 Directions: The Attack on Pearl Harbor: Globally Integrated in Hawaii
Supported by: Student International Research Fund (SIRF)
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeffrey McCausland
Cooper Merchant Nelson Influence of Economic and Health Factors on Societal Development: A Spatial Analysis
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Olivia Isabelle Neubert Leadership in 4 Directions: The Attack on Pearl Harbor: Globally Integrated in Hawaii
Supported by: Student International Research Fund (SIRF)
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeffrey McCausland
Hang Khanh Nguyen Socioeconomic Factors as Predictors of Obesity and Diabetes Rates across U.S. Counties: A Geographically-Weighted Regression Analysis
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Hoang Minh Nguyen Trends of Push-up, Sit-up and Two-mile-run Performance Changes of College Students over Eight Physical Fitness Tests: An Evidence-Based Analysis
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
My Tra Nguyen Stopping-at-100:Behavior On The Army Physical Fitness Test
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Ikram Rabbani Leadership in 4 Directions: The Attack on Pearl Harbor: Globally Integrated in Hawaii
Supported by: Student International Research Fund (SIRF)
Number of Weeks: 13
Jeffrey McCausland
Carolina Marie Sguerra Home Field Advantage in UEFA: Does it Exist and Why?
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Yuhui Tang The location of commercial green buildings and the financial performance of the property companies
Supported by: Center for Sustainability Education (CSE)Sustainability Education Fund
Number of Weeks: 8
Qing Bai
Grace Kathryn Tuscano Predicting Points: An Analysis of Factors that Increase an NHL Player's Odds of Shooting, Assisting, and Scoring
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Owen Gray Wilson Corn Price as a Function of Local and National Factors in Kansas and Nebraska
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle
Matthew William Woodbury Flight Travel Patterns in the United States: A seasonal and geographic analysis
Conference: INBM 300/ECON 314 Applied Empirical Data Analysis, Research Poster Forum, Spring 2017
Stephen Erfle

2016

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Jacqueline Nicole Rigney The Value of Virtue in Global Business
Conference: The First Annual International Business and Management Ethics Symposium
Supported by: International Business & Management
Michael Fratantuono
Valencia Maria de Santos Hosting International Sporting Competitions-At What Cost?
Conference: The First Annual International Business and Management Ethics Symposium
Supported by: International Business & Management
Michael Fratantuono

2015

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Madison Ali Alley Living Well in Later Life
Supported by: Durden International Initiative Grant
Number of Weeks: 12
John Wheaton Mayers "A Student Guide to Intermediate Microeconomics: An Interactive Approach"
Supported by: Sabbatical research
Number of Weeks: 8
Stephen Erfle
John Wheaton Mayers "Estimating Fitness Bias in Body Mass Index of Middle School Students." Journal of Education and Training, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2015, pp. 203-217.
Website: http://dx.doi.org/10.5296/jet.v2i2.7945
Stephen Erfle
Jiyeong Park Exploring Health Care Alliances in Rural Pennsylvania
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
David Sarcone
Haosong Wang "Estimating Fitness Bias in Body Mass Index of Middle School Students." Journal of Education and Training, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2015, pp. 203-217.
Website: http://dx.doi.org/10.5296/jet.v2i2.7945
Stephen Erfle

2014

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Sun Hyung Lee Spatial Variations in Academic Performance and Obesity in Pennsylvania: A Geographically-Weighted Regression Analysis." Journal of Social Sciences Research, 2014, Volume II, pp. 63-86.
Stephen Erfle

2013

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Timothy Eric Dressel Cross Sector Collaboration to Promote Sustainable Development
Supported by: Center for Sustainability Education
Number of Weeks: 8
Michael Fratantuono
Corey M Gelbaugh Physical Activity Performance of Focal Middle School Students," with Corey M. Gelbaugh. Measurement in Physical Education and Exercise Science, Vol. 17, Issue 2, 2013, pp. 150-166.
Website: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1091367X.2013.761034#.UjXzxH9huSo
Stephen Erfle
Suin Lee The Effect of Environmental Performance on Managerial Incentive Structure
Supported by: Center for Sustainabilty Education
Number of Weeks: 13
Won Yong Kim
Suin Lee The Effect of Environmental Performance on Managerial Incentive Structure
Supported by: Center for Sustainability Education
Number of Weeks: 8
Won Yong Kim

2012

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Wei Du Executive Compensation and Misery Index
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Won Yong Kim
Benjamin Jeremy Greene Prepublication editing of "Managerial Economics, 7th Ed," by Keat, Young, and Erfle, Prentice Hall 2013
Number of Weeks: 8
Stephen Erfle

2011

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Xiyu Li Analysis of Active Schools Data from 2009-2011 school years
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Stephen Erfle

2009

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Pauline Hovy The Relationship Between Corporate Social and Financial Performance: What's the Role of Strategy?
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
C Helen Takacs
Amanda Blaire West Role of state governments in attracting and regulating foreign direct investment
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Adis Vila

2008

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Michael Edward Geosits Conversion of course materials to Excel 2007
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Stephen Erfle
Kirsten Michelle Midura Role of state governments in attracting and regulating foreign direct investment
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 13
Adis Vila

2006

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Bernadette McFadden Stout The Impact of the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunizations on Hepatitis B in China
Conference: Freeman Symposium (Health, Law, and Justice).
Supported by: Dickinson College
David Sarcone

2005

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Holly Anne Kirkpatrick Research for book which involves interactive learning materials that help students learn economics
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 26
Stephen Erfle
Susan C Kuonqui Help prepare textbook manuscript for publication
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 1
Stephen Erfle

2004

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Reginald Nana Osew Addae Sarcone, David with the assistance of Banov, Dimiter '05 and Addae, Reginald '08 completed a series of Excel tutorials to support the current course text, Financial Accounting (8th ed.) by Belverd Needles and Marian Powers. The four tutorials provide instruction on the accounting cycle beginning with recording accounting transactions through financial statement preparation and presentation.
David Sarcone
Dimiter Martinov Banov Sarcone, David with the assistance of Banov, Dimiter '05 and Addae, Reginald '08 completed a series of Excel tutorials to support the current course text, Financial Accounting (8th ed.) by Belverd Needles and Marian Powers. The four tutorials provide instruction on the accounting cycle beginning with recording accounting transactions through financial statement preparation and presentation.
David Sarcone
Susan C Kuonqui Create interactive graphical materials used to learn microeconomic theory
Supported by: R&D Dana Research Assistant
Number of Weeks: 8
Stephen Erfle

2000

Student NameProjectFaculty/Mentor
Jeffrey Barton Miller n/a
Supported by: Dana Research Internship (Pre-R&D)
Number of Weeks: 26
Michael Fratantuono