Session 1I

McNair Session - Exploring Science from Cells to Exoplanets

12:30 PM to 2:15 PM | Moderated by Janneke Hille Ris Lambers
Add to my favorites Mindfulness Meditation as a Stress-Reactivity Intervention in Older Adults: An Event-Related Potential Study
Presenter
  • Jessica L. (Jess) Trottier, Senior, Organismal Biology, Portland State University McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Barry Oken (oken@ohsu.edu)
  • Tabatha Memmott (memmott@ohsu.edu)

Add to my favorites Look Who's Talking Now: Diatom-Bacteria Communication Using Terrestrial-Plant Signaling Compounds
Presenter
  • Rachel Boccamazzo, Senior, Biochemistry, Biology (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental) Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, McNair Scholar, UW Honors Program
Mentors
  • Virginia Armbrust, Oceanography
  • Bryndan Durham, Oceanography

Add to my favorites Understanding the Role of Replication Protein A 1E in the Immune Response of Arabidopsis thaliana Against a Microbial Pathogen
Presenter
  • Sherlee Alvarez, Junior, Biochemistry, Molecular and Cellular Biology, Univ New Hampshire McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Kevin Culligan, Molecular & Cellular Biology, Univ New Hampshire

Add to my favorites Effect of Daily Temperature Changes in FLOWERING LOCUS T Expression Profiles in Nature  
Presenter
  • Dianne Laboy, Junior, Pre-Sciences Levinson Emerging Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Takato Imaizumi, Biology
  • Akane Kubota, Biology

Add to my favorites Pollen Preference of Osmia lignaria (Hymenoptera: Megachilidae) in a Commercial Blueberry Field
Presenter
  • Margaret Elizabeth (Maggie) Hartman, Senior, Fisheries and Wildlife Management, Northrn Michigan Unv McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Rufus Isaacs, Biology, Michigan State University
  • Mario Pinilla-Gallego, Biological Sciences, Michigan State University

Add to my favorites How Do Climatic Influences on Alpine Tree Growth Vary across Different Climate Zones?
Presenter
  • Myesa Legendre-Fixx, Senior, Oceanography, Biology (Ecology, Evolution & Conservation) Mary Gates Scholar, NASA Space Grant Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • Janneke Hille Ris Lambers, Biology

Add to my favorites Systems Engineering of the Advanced Noise Control Fan
Presenter
  • Victor Rosa, Junior, Mechanical Engineering, Cleveland State University McNair Scholar
Mentor
  • John Lucero, Aerospace Studies, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Add to my favorites Mapping Exoplanets Using Time Variability 
Presenter
  • Guadalupe (Lupita) Tovar Mendoza, Senior, Astronomy NASA Space Grant Scholar, McNair Scholar
Mentors
  • Victoria Meadows, Astrobiology, Astronomy
  • Jacob Lustig-Yaeger, Astrobiology, Astronomy