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Students Present at National Conference on Undergraduate Research

CONWAY, Ark. (February 5, 2013) - Forty-four Hendrix students will present their undergraduate research, visual arts, and performing arts at this year's National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) April 11 - 13 at the University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse.

Hendrix students attending NCUR this year include:

  • Asli Ahmed (biochemistry)
  • Grace Arnold (economics)
  • John Balch (religious studies)
  • Katie Bates (psychology)
  • Nicholas Bemberg (politics)
  • Innocent Bushayija (economics)
  • Chase Campbell (psychology)
  • Emily Canon (psychology)
  • Anne Carrillo Dallmeyer (dance)
  • Sarah Chronister (biology)
  • Calivin Cochran (mathematics)
  • Christina Cole (international studies)
  • Julia Cook (history)
  • Emily Deitchler (ecology and organismal biology)
  • Katherine Dennis (psychology)
  • Emily Depre (visual arts)
  • Paul Depre (economics)
  • Alex Edrenkin (international studies)
  • Justin Flanagan (psychology)
  • Gabe Gonzales (marketing)
  • Dominique Hamby (biology)
  • Morgan Hill (international studies)
  • Maureen Kennedy (international studies)
  • Meghan Kerin (biology)
  • Amelia Kish (psychology)
  • Megan Kurten (international studies)
  • Kelley Lane (international studies)
  • Kimberly Lane (anthropology and archeology)
  • Eric Lew (mathematics)
  • Stephen Liguori (psychology)
  • Katie Michaud (psychology)
  • Tresor Mukiza (biology)
  • Armeen Neshat (history, politics)
  • Sung Oh (economics)
  • Sarah Pearce (history)
  • Jacob Porter (politics)
  • Marissa Stengel (psychology)
  • Stacey Svendsen (art and media studies)
  • Julia Toney (psychology)
  • Hyachinthe Umwali (biochemistry)
  • Emily Winters (international studies)
  • Emily Woodell (politics)
  • Maia Yang (economics)
  • Augustine Zeidman (psychology)

Students will be accompanied by biology professor Dr. George Harper.

Founded in 1876, Hendrix College is a national leader in engaged liberal arts and sciences education. For the fifth consecutive year, Hendrix was named one of the country's "Up and Coming" liberal arts colleges by U.S. News and World Report. Hendrix is featured in the 2012 edition of the Princeton Review as one of the country's best 377 colleges, the latest edition of Colleges That Change Lives: 40 Schools That Will Change the Way You Think about Colleges, Forbes magazine's annual list of America's Top 650 Colleges, and the 2013 edition of the Fiske Guide to Colleges. Hendrix has been affiliated with the United Methodist Church since 1884. For more information, visit