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Research at Davidson: Tasha Samborski, part 2

Tasha Samborski  shares her research experiences with translational science via the Davidson Research Initiative. Part 2 of 2.

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guest
Tasha Samborski ’14

Takeaways

  • Learn about the challenges of Tasha’s summer work
  • Tips for prospective students interested in researching during undergrad

Research at Davidson: Tasha Samborski, part 2

Research at Davidson: Tasha Samborski, part 1

Tasha Samborski  shares her research experiences with translational science via the Davidson Research Initiative. Part 1 of 2

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guest
Tasha Samborski ’14

Takeaways

Research at Davidson: Tasha Samborski, part 1

Research at Davidson: Vincent Weir

Vincent Weir shares research experiences with journalism, inter-campus research, and collaborations via the Davidson Research Initiative.

Host: Justin Hua

Special Guest
Vincent Weir ’13

Takeaways

  • Learn about Vincent Weir’s summer research regarding literary media research and inter-campus collaborations.
  • Vincent’s own journey attaining the Davidson Research Initiative (DRI) grant and what his research experience has been like this summer.
  • Vincent’s challenges and successes this summer with his research.
  • Vincent offers tips on how to get involved with research at Davidson as well as opportunities to get involved with journalism and literary media.

Research at Davidson: Vincent Weir

Research at Davidson: Margaret Holt Smith

Margaret Holt Smith shares her experiences researching within the realm of public health through the Davidson Research Initiative.

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guest
Margaret Holt Smith ’13

Takeaways

  • Learn about Margaret Holt’s summer research about the relationship between ideas of wellness, religion, and spirituality.
  • How does research tie into her Public Health Center for Interdisciplinary Studies major?
  • Margaret Holt explains her favorite part of the DRI, and her successes and challenges this summer.
  • Margaret Holt offers tips on how to get involved with research early at Davidson.

Research at Davidson: Margaret Holt Smith

Research at Davidson: Justin Strickland

Justin Strickland shares his experiences researching behavioral pharmacology through the Davidson Research Initiative.

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guest
Justin Strickland ’14

Takeaways

  • Learn about Justin’s summer research in behavioral pharmacology, through the Davidson Research Initiative.
  • What surprised Justin? What were his challenges, and his successes?
  • Learn about the long term and short term end goals of Justin’s research
  • Justin offers tips on how to get involved with research early at Davidson

Research at Davidson: Justin Strickland

Biology Major, part 2

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dave Wessner, Professor of Biology
Malcolm Campbell, Professor of Biology, James G. Martin Program Director of Genomics

Takeaways

Biology Major, part 2

Biology Major, part 1

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Dave Wessner, Professor of Biology
Malcolm Campbell, Professor of Biology, James G. Martin Program Director of Genomics

Takeaways

  • Learn about the structure of the Biology major at Davidson.
  • What experiences outside the classroom do students use to supplement the in-class academic experience? Learn about research and study abroad options which relate to the major.
  • What can you “do” with a Biology major? Review the Career Service’s Office Senior Survey

Biology Major, part 1

Psychology Major

Host: Katie Randa

Special Guests
Kristi Multhaup, Professor of Psychology
Scott Tonidandel, Associate Professor of Psychology

Takeaways

  • Learn about the structure of the Psychology major and the breadth of expertise the faculty bring to the curriculum.
  • What academic experiences can students participate in outside the classroom? Learn about research and Davidson’s long standing clinical internship program with Broughton Hospital.
  • What can students do after graduation with a Psychology major?
  • Psychology at Davidson is scientifically based.
  • What makes the Psychology major at Davidson distinct?
  • Tips for prospective students interested in Psychology.

Psychology Major