Archive for March, 2011

Check It Out!

By • Mar 30th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Follow this summer’s projects through the blog posts or click on Summer 2010 to read posts about previous projects.



Ready, Set, Research

By • Mar 30th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Over the course of the summer these students will blog about their research, sharing the highs and lows of designing, researching, and carrying out an independent scholarly project with each other and the world.



Welcome!

By • Mar 30th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research


Hot Fun in the Summer Time

By • Mar 28th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

This summer Upperclass Monroe Scholars at the College of William and Mary will spend seven weeks working on research projects across a variety of disciplines. (Edit)



Abstract: Differential Regulation of the ArsRS Regulon in Helicobacter pylori

By • Mar 27th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research, The Research

Nearly 50% of the world’s population is infected by the gastric bacterium Helicobacter pylori. H. pylori infection is one of the major causes of peptic ulcer disease as well as some forms of stomach cancer. H. pylori utilizes a variety of molecul…



Important Steps in Psychology Research

By • Mar 24th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Most students who work in Psychology Research assist a professor with ongoing projects. Luckily, I have the opportunity to work in a lab that allows me to design my own research project and complete all parts of it. This blog entry is a summary of the different parts and specific challenges at each level. Obviously, […]



Starting my Second Story

By • Mar 22nd, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

I’ve started writing my second story.



Abstract: Monuments, Remembrance, and Nationalistic Language at Home and Across the Pond

By • Mar 21st, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

I plan to visit many monuments and memorials to try to determine any consistent threads I find among them. My visits will be to memorials to people and to events. My goal is to discover what sort of implicit and explicit ideals these memorials present….



Finished First Story…Finally

By • Mar 19th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

As the title would suggest, I’ve finished my first story…well, a draft at least. I’m definitely going to need to pick up the pace.



Day Trip to Smithfield

By • Mar 14th, 2011 • Category: Honors Thesis, Research

Exciting news for this week. Over break I made contact with my sources for producers and distributors. I’m happy to say all of them were very receptive to the project and agreed to meet with me during the summer. One of my contacts, the Dardens o…