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2013 Showcase

Congratulations to our 2013 Research Showcase Winners!

The inaugural Undergraduate Research Showcases were a great success with over 150 attendees between the two campuses. Congratulations to the two winning pairs who will receive funding toward a national conference in their respective fields:

NYC Showcase

Winning Pair:

  • Faculty Mentor: Professor Marley Bauce (Environmental Studies)
  • Student: AliReza Vaziri (Arts Entertainment Management and Film Studies)
  • Title of Research: Campus-wide Environmentalism: Understanding Pace’s Sustainability Initiatives through its Dining Halls

Honorary Mention:

  • Faculty Mentor: Dr. Jaime Lee Rizzo (Biology)
  • Student: Sophia Miotto (Biochemistry)
  • Title of Research: Synthesis of Novel Compounds to Treat Neuromuscular Disorders

Pleasantville Showcase

Winning Pair:

  • Faculty Mentor: Dr. John Horne (Biology and Health Sciences)
  • Student: Ruchi Sheth (Biology)
  • Title of Research: Identifying Genes Necessary for the Development of the Olfactory System in Zebrafish

Honorary Mention:

  • Faculty Mentor: Dr. Sharon Stahl Wexler (Nursing)
  • Student: Chava Pollack (Nursing)
  • Title of Research: The Impact of an Aging Sensitivity Experience on Nursing Students

View photos from the showcase!