DAEMEN COLLEGE ACADEMIC FESTIVAL

a celebration of academic achievement. April 15, 2015

Academic Festival Logo
2015 Academic Festival Cover
Cover Art:
Blue Cliffs, oil on canvas
Matthew Arida, B.S in Art, 2016
2015 Academic Festival Cover
Back Cover:
Don't Feed the Camel!, Adobe Photoshop (Digital)
Lydia Glenn Standeford, B.F.A. in Animation, 2015

12:00 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 107

The Childhood Obesity Epidemic: Causes, Consequences, Prevention, and Treatment (11:50 - 12:10 pm)

Business 109

Re-Poopulating the Gut and "C"ing the "DIFF"erence (11:50 - 12:10 pm)

Business 201

The Incidence of Narcolepsy among Children Vaccinated for the H1N1 Virus (12:00 - 12:15 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The World Beneath : Bringing the Art of an Animated Short Film to Life (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Duns Scotus 11

Floating Through Calculus (12:00 - 12:30 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

Outdoor Wick Patio

Songs of the Erie Canal Performance by Franklin LaVoie (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

RIC 120

Sustainable Solutions Using Biomimicry: Food Systems (12:00 - 12:30 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Step Team (12:00 - 12:30 pm)

Wick Lobby

Poster Signing (12:00 - 1:30 pm)

12:15 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 107

Fact or fiction? Cell phones and Brain Cancer (12:10 - 12:30 pm)

Business 109

A Systemic Review of Post-Cardiac Arrest Induced Hypothermia Protocols (12:10 - 12:30 pm)

Business 201

The Safety and Efficacy of Medical Marijuana to Treat Pain Associated with Multiple Sclerosis (12:15 - 12:30 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The World Beneath : Bringing the Art of an Animated Short Film to Life (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Duns Scotus 11

Floating Through Calculus (12:00 - 12:30 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

Outdoor Wick Patio

Songs of the Erie Canal Performance by Franklin LaVoie (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

RIC 120

Sustainable Solutions Using Biomimicry: Food Systems (12:00 - 12:30 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Step Team (12:00 - 12:30 pm)

Wick Lobby

Poster Signing (12:00 - 1:30 pm)

12:30 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 107

Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM) Screening and Treatment Options (12:30 - 12:50 pm)

Business 109

Traumatic Brain Injury in Athletes (12:30 - 12:50 pm)

Business 201

Anticholinergic Medication and Alzheimer's Disease (12:30 - 12:45 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The World Beneath : Bringing the Art of an Animated Short Film to Life (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Duns Scotus 11

An Algorithm for Solving Rubik's Cube (12:30 - 1:00 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

Outdoor Wick Patio

Songs of the Erie Canal Performance by Franklin LaVoie (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

RIC 120

Daemen’s Buildings: Is Gold Really Green? (12:30 - 1:00 pm)

Schenck 202

L'Atmosphère Insaisissable et le Romantisme de "Les Enfants du Paradis" (12:30 - 1:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

Poster Signing (12:00 - 1:30 pm)

12:45 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 107

Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy (HOCM) Screening and Treatment Options (12:30 - 12:50 pm)

Business 109

Traumatic Brain Injury in Athletes (12:30 - 12:50 pm)

Business 201

Orphan Drug Designation: Expansion and Benefits to New and Rare Diseased Populations (12:45 - 1:00 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The World Beneath : Bringing the Art of an Animated Short Film to Life (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Duns Scotus 11

An Algorithm for Solving Rubik's Cube (12:30 - 1:00 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

Outdoor Wick Patio

Songs of the Erie Canal Performance by Franklin LaVoie (12:00 - 1:00 pm)

RIC 120

Daemen’s Buildings: Is Gold Really Green? (12:30 - 1:00 pm)

Schenck 202

L'Atmosphère Insaisissable et le Romantisme de "Les Enfants du Paradis" (12:30 - 1:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

Poster Signing (12:00 - 1:30 pm)

1:00 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

Identification of the Barriers to Patient Use of Hospice Services (1:00 - 1:15 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The Impact of Short Term Study Abroad Experiences: Spring Break in Florence and Rome (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

RIC 101

English Variety Expo (1:00 - 2:30 pm)

Schenck 202

Entrepreneurial Solutions within the WNY Community (1:00 - 1:30 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

Art Club Video Exhibit/Performance (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Poster Signing (12:00 - 1:30 pm)

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

1:15 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

Investigating the Effectiveness of Kangaroo Care for Stable, Preterm Infants (1:15 - 1:30 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The Impact of Short Term Study Abroad Experiences: Spring Break in Florence and Rome (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

RIC 101

English Variety Expo (1:00 - 2:30 pm)

Schenck 202

Entrepreneurial Solutions within the WNY Community (1:00 - 1:30 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

Art Club Video Exhibit/Performance (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

Poster Signing (12:00 - 1:30 pm)

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

1:30 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

An Investigation of Botox and Surgical Lengthening for the Treatment of Spasticity Due to Cerebral Palsy (1:30 - 1:45 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The Impact of Short Term Study Abroad Experiences: Spring Break in Florence and Rome (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Excerpts from 'Puppet Vision: The Movie' (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

RIC 101

English Variety Expo (1:00 - 2:30 pm)

RIC 120

The Effect of Whole Body Vibration on Passive Knee Extension and Passive Hip Flexion Range of Motion (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

Schenck 202

Standarized Testing, The Common Core, and Students with Disabilities: High Expectations or Creating Failure (1:30 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

Art Club Video Exhibit/Performance (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

1:45 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

Neurotransmitter Imbalances and the Onset of Autism Spectrum Disorder (1:45 - 2:00 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

The Impact of Short Term Study Abroad Experiences: Spring Break in Florence and Rome (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Excerpts from 'Puppet Vision: The Movie' (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Lumsden Gym

Poster Session

RIC 101

English Variety Expo (1:00 - 2:30 pm)

RIC 120

The Effect of Whole Body Vibration on Passive Knee Extension and Passive Hip Flexion Range of Motion (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

Schenck 202

Standarized Testing, The Common Core, and Students with Disabilities: High Expectations or Creating Failure (1:30 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Lunch (11:00 - 2:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

Art Club Video Exhibit/Performance (1:00 - 2:00 pm)

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

2:00 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

Sleep Deprivation Helps to Improve Depression (2:00 - 2:15 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

Service Learning in the Dominican Republic 2015 (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Excerpts from 'Puppet Vision: The Movie' (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

English Variety Expo (1:00 - 2:30 pm)

RIC 120

The Effect of Whole Body Vibration on Passive Knee Extension and Passive Hip Flexion Range of Motion (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

Wick Alumni Lounge

Improv! (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

2:15 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

The Efficacy and the Side Effects Associated with SAMe for Depression Compared with SSRIs and SNRIs (2:15 - 2:30 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 20

Service Learning in the Dominican Republic 2015 (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Excerpts from 'Puppet Vision: The Movie' (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

English Variety Expo (1:00 - 2:30 pm)

RIC 120

The Effect of Whole Body Vibration on Passive Knee Extension and Passive Hip Flexion Range of Motion (1:30 - 2:30 pm)

Wick Alumni Lounge

Improv! (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

2:30 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

The Safety and Efficacy of Kava to Treat Anxiety (2:30 - 2:45 pm)

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 109

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Jean Marie Keevins: A Career in Puppetry (2:30 - 3:30 pm)

CVPA 20

Service Learning in the Dominican Republic 2015 (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Wick Alumni Lounge

Improv! (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

2:45 pm

Poster Session

& Business 109

PA Student Presentations (10:30 - 3:00 pm)

Business 201

Health Care Studies Presentations (HCS 315) (11:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA 109

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Jean Marie Keevins: A Career in Puppetry (2:30 - 3:30 pm)

CVPA 20

Service Learning in the Dominican Republic 2015 (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

Wick Alumni Lounge

Improv! (2:00 - 3:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

3:00 pm

Poster Session

CVPA 109

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Jean Marie Keevins: A Career in Puppetry (2:30 - 3:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

3:15 pm

Poster Session

CVPA 109

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Jean Marie Keevins: A Career in Puppetry (2:30 - 3:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

3:30 pm

Poster Session

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Puppets as Sacred Objects (3:30 - 4:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

3:45 pm

Poster Session

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Puppets as Sacred Objects (3:30 - 4:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Lobby

T-Shirt Distribution (1:00 - 4:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

4:00 pm

Poster Session

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Puppets as Sacred Objects (3:30 - 4:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

4:15 pm

Poster Session

CVPA 3rd Floor

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Puppets as Sacred Objects (3:30 - 4:30 pm)

CVPA/Tower Gallery

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Much More Than Fleece: Puppets from Stage, Screen, and Everything In Between (10:30 - 4:30 pm)

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

4:30 pm

Poster Session

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

4:45 pm

Poster Session

RIC 101

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Social Room

Model United Nations Simullation on Countering Terrorism and Violent Extremism (3:00 - 5:00 pm)

5:00 pm

Poster Session

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

5:15 pm

Poster Session

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

5:30 pm

Poster Session

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

5:45 pm

Poster Session

RIC 120

Mock Interviews with Human Resource Professionals (3:00 - 6:00 pm)

Wick Dining Room

Festival Musicale (4:00 - 6:00 pm)

6:00 pm

Poster Session

6:15 pm

Poster Session

6:30 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Elle (6:30 - 7:30 pm)

6:45 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Elle (6:30 - 7:30 pm)

7:00 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Elle (6:30 - 7:30 pm)

Wick Social Room

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Janne Siren (7:00 - 8:00 pm)

7:15 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: Elle (6:30 - 7:30 pm)

Wick Social Room

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Janne Siren (7:00 - 8:00 pm)

7:30 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

Cautionary Tales (7:30 - 8:30 pm)

Wick Social Room

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Janne Siren (7:00 - 8:00 pm)

7:45 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

Cautionary Tales (7:30 - 8:30 pm)

Wick Social Room

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Janne Siren (7:00 - 8:00 pm)

8:00 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

Cautionary Tales (7:30 - 8:30 pm)

8:15 pm

Poster Session

Wick Alumni Lounge

Cautionary Tales (7:30 - 8:30 pm)

8:30 pm

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: A Puppet Pandemic Slam (8:30 - 9:30 pm)

8:45 pm

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: A Puppet Pandemic Slam (8:30 - 9:30 pm)

9:00 pm

Wick Alumni Lounge

The Geppetto Festival Presents: A Puppet Pandemic Slam (8:30 - 9:30 pm)