Field of Study - Social Sciences

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2013
Tuesday, April 9th
10:00 AM

Panel: The Promise and Perils of Poverty Alleviation: Microfinance, Savings and Value Chains

The Economics of Microfinance: Market Structures & Interest Rates

Rick Arko '15

Young 320

10:00 AM - 10:20 AM

10:20 AM

Panel: Economics and Politics

The Role of Innovation in Asymmetric Duopoly

Wenqiang Cai '13

Young 111

10:20 AM - 10:40 AM

Panel: The Promise and Perils of Poverty Alleviation: Microfinance, Savings and Value Chains

Value Chain Facilitation: Potential Pathways Out of Poverty

Daniel Acevski '15

Young 320

10:20 AM - 10:40 AM

10:40 AM

Panel: Economics and Politics

Globalization and Recessions: New Economic Challenges

Lucas Pielechaty '13

Young 111

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM

Panel: The Promise and Perils of Poverty Alleviation: Microfinance, Savings and Value Chains

Portfolios of the Poor: Saving Groups

Yuhong Xie '14
Gabriel Gamez '13

Young 320

10:40 AM - 11:00 AM

11:00 AM

Panel: Culture and Society in the Americas

Ancient Funeral Rituals in Latin America

Brandyn Ausich '16

Young320

11:00 AM - 11:20 AM

11:40 AM

Panel: Culture and Society in the Americas

The Bermuda Triangle: Conflicts in Unifying National Identity

Maya Beckles '13

Young 320

11:40 AM - 12:00 PM

1:00 PM

Panel: Education, Experimentation and Society

Education Reform: One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Kassandra R. Morfin '16

Young 111

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Panel: Food and Water in Civilization and Society

Senuyaa [to purify]: Empowering Entrepreneurs in Reducing Guinea’s Potable Water Issues with the Benkadi Project

Matthew Heywood-Cunliffe '13

Library 205

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Panel: Responsibility and Ethics in Business and Finance

Eco-certified Office Buildings in Chicago: An Investigation into Socially Responsible Investments

Sylwia Dakowicz '13

Young 320

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

Panel: Society, Identity and Human Behavior

Latino Identity on Campus

Juan P. Esquivel '14

Young 117

1:00 PM - 1:20 PM

1:20 PM

Panel: Education, Experimentation and Society

Racial Differentiation of Multicultural Education

Leticia Gelacio '15

Young 111

1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

Panel: Food and Water in Civilization and Society

The Herbivore Hierarchy: Maintaining the Vegetarian Identity and Principles

Elizabeth Mescher '15

Library 205

1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

Panel: Responsibility and Ethics in Business and Finance

High Fashion Business Models for Social and Economic Impact

Megan Lambert '15

Young 320

1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

Panel: Society, Identity and Human Behavior

The Contributions of Rape Humor to a Rape-Prone Society

Alexandra Waszak '14

Young 117

1:20 PM - 1:40 PM

1:40 PM

Panel: Food and Water in Civilization and Society

The Neolithic Revolution and YOU!!!!

Benjamin Labaschin '16

Library 205

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

Panel: Responsibility and Ethics in Business and Finance

Financial Derivatives: Uncovering their Value and Cost to Society

Samantha Gardner '13

Young 320

1:40 PM - 2:00 PM

2:00 PM

Panel: Language and Communication in Africa

Unaenda wapi? (Where are you going?) Verbal Use of Directions, Signs and Symbols in Olasiti, Tanzania.

Barbara E. Wye '14

Young 320

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

Panel: Society and Identity: Guys, Girls and Friends

The Construction of Masculinity in Science Fiction

Emily Thomas '13

Library 205

2:00 PM - 2:20 PM

2:20 PM

Panel: Education, Experimentation and Society

Social Darwinism and the Social Experiments of At-Risk Students

Diana Lara '15

Young 111

2:20 PM - 2:40 PM

Panel: Language and Communication in Africa

Environmental Factors in Language throughout Africa

Garrett Foster '15

Young 320

2:20 PM - 2:40 PM

Panel: Society and Identity: Guys, Girls and Friends

The Identity of Best Friends

Ana Michel '13

Library 205

2:20 PM - 2:40 PM

2:40 PM

Panel: The World and I: Off-Campus Study and Personal Discovery

Two Girls. Two Accounts. One Ireland.

Carley Zylstra '14
Nora Logue '14

Library 203

2:40 PM - 3:00 PM

2014
Tuesday, April 8th
9:00 AM

Panel: Sing Muse, Plus the (Considered Educational) Reform of Achilles

Rethinking Thinking in Schools

Kaitlin Macanowicz, Lake Forest College
Christopher Madson, Lake Forest College
Ryan Stivers, Lake Forest College

Library 237

9:00 AM - 10:20 AM

2015
Tuesday, April 7th
9:00 AM

Creating Authentic Learning Experiences for all Students

Elizabeth Bulley '15, Lake Forest College
Ian Taylor '15
Marguerite M. Tuten '15, Lake Forest College
Lydia Wells, Lake Forest College
Theresa M. Westberg '15, Lake Forest College

Skybox

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

1:00 PM

Topics in Social Science Research: Education and Race

Do Measures of Growth Instituted by No Child Left Behind Effectively Capture Student Improvement?

Alexis Yusim, Lake Forest College

Library 221

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Topics in Social Science Research: Education and Race

Disaggregating the Achievement Gap: Academic Dissonance Between U.S. Born Blacks and Black Immigrants

Camille Lemieux, Lake Forest College

Library 221

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

2017
Tuesday, April 11th
1:00 PM

Digital Chicago

Restricted Chicago

Hakob Parsamyan, Lake Forest College

Library Basement

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM