UFV Student Research Day - Wednesday March 29, 2017 

Student Micro Lectures and Poster Presentations

‌Student Micro Lectures

Student Poster Presentations: Click here to view photos of the event

Student Poster Presentation Winners:

President's Award
Michael Gaultier
Biology - Supervisor Jonathan Hughes
Title: Inferring bog hydrology and soil chemistry using testate amoebae in the Fraser Lowland, British Columbia
Provost & Vice-President, Academic
Tessa Webb
Biology - Supervisor Stephen Thomas
Title: Towards Cloning and Sequence Analysis of the alkB gene from Gordonia otitidis
Associate Vice-President, Research, Engagement & Graduate Studies
Sarah Speight
Geography - Supervisor Michelle Rhodes
Title: Evaluating Food Donation Quality in the Fraser Valley
Vice-President, Students
Kurtis Leffers
Biology - Supervisor Nathan Bialas
Title: Investigating Lifespan and Healthspan Effects of Canada-Grown Lonicera caerulea on C elegans
Vice-Provost and Vice-President, Academic
Darryl Wilson
Chemistry - Supervisor Noham Weinberg
Title: Molecular Dynamics Calculations of High-Pressure Vibration Spectra
Dean, College of Arts - Social Sciences
Alana Strangway
Geography - Supervisor Steven Marsh
Title: Geochemistry Report for Clayburn Creek Watershed in Abbotsford, BC
Dean, College of Arts - Humanities
Sarah Gabor-Martinez
Social, Cutlural and Media Studies - Supervisor Nicola Mooney
Title: The Delicate Equilibrium of Corporate and Public Art: A Visual Ethnography of Granville Island
Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
Jason Soolaman
Kinesiology - Supervisors Michael Gaetz and Jason Brandenburg
Title: The Cognitive and Physical Consequences of Pre-Competition Rapid Weight Loss (Weight Cutting) in Mixed Martial Arts Athletes
Dean, Faculty of Science
Nikola Trotezuk, Dennis Schimann, Alex Vogt, Perrin Waldock - Group
Physics/ Engineering - Supervisor Lin Long
Title: Autonomous collision avoidance on a quadcopter
Dean, Faculty of Professional Studies
Bronwen Kenyon, Kyle Sethi, Ryan Gienger - Group
Business - Supervisors David Dobson and Michael Maschek
Title: Sex at University

‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌‌2016 Student Research Day | April 07

Student MicrolecturesClick here to view the video.

Participants and Project Titles - Click here to view the full list.

Photos on FlickrClick here to view photos of the day.

Poster Award Winners

Name: Jessica Warkentin
Faculty Supervisor(s): Dr. Leah Douglas
Award: Faculty of Professional Studies Dean Award $150
Jessica Warkentin Profile


Name: Spencer Justice
Faculty Supervisor(s): Dr. Wayne Podrouzek
Award: Provost and Vice President Academic Award $200
Spencer Justice Profil

Name: Vivienne Beard
Faculty Supervisor(s): Dr. James Bedard
Award: Associate VP Research, Engagement, & Graduate Studies Award $150
Vivienne Beard Profile

Name: Brad Watson
Faculty Supervisors: Dr. Kathy Keiver & Dr. Alison Prichard-Orr
Award: Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences Award $150


Name: Audrey Faber
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Steven Marsh
Award: Dean, College of Arts, Social Science Award $150

Name: Danielle McEwan
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Prabhjot Parmar
Award: Dean, College of Arts, Humanities Award $150

Name: Hailey Davenport
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Lesley Jessiman
Award: Vice Provost and Vie-President, Academic $150

Name(s): Richelle Acreman and Katherine Flach
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Allan Arndt
Award: Dean, Faculty of Science Award $150

Name: Lena Yacyshen
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Grace Tsurumaru
Award: Vice Provost and Vice-Preseident, Academic Award $150

Name: Candice Okada (no photo)
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Grace Tsurumaru
Award: Dean, College of Arts, Humanities $150

Name: Nick Toews (no photo)
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Andrea Hughes
Award: Dean, College of Arts, Social Science Award $150

Name: Manjot Pandher, Delaney Minor and Seth Stenner (no photo)
Faculty Supervisor: David Dobson
Award: Dean, Faculty of Professional Studies Award $150
Name: Taylor Mutis (no photo)
Faculty Supervisor: Dr. Kathy Keiver & Dr. Alison Pritchard-Orr
Award: Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences Award $150
Taylor Mutis Profile

2015 Student Research Day Prize Recipients

Photos on flickr

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