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2020 President's IQP Award Finalist Presentations

Friday, March 05, 2021
1:30 pm

Please join us Friday March 5th2021
Presentations by the finalists 2020 President’s IQP Awards


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The event will also be streamed live on youtube:


1:30 - Welcome address with WPI President Laurie Leshin and Dean -ad interim Kent Rissmiller

1:45 - Assessing Opportunities to Reduce the Environmental Impacts Of Brewery Waste in Albania
Students: Sarah Boermeester (BME), Marissa Gonzales (BME), Katy Jessop (CM), Griffin St. Onge (ME)
Advisors: Robert Hersh and Robert Kinicki

2:15 - Improving Emergency Preparedness in Monte Verde Costa Rica
Students: Alejandra Garza (CS/IMGD), Dante Knight (CS), Nancy Nguyen (ME), James Witt (CS)
Advisors: R. Creighton Peet and William San Martin

2:45 - Jazz History Database Global Contributor Project
Students: Mikel Matticoli (CS/IMGD), Lucas Varella (CS)
Advisor: Keith Zizza

3:15 - Break

3:30 - Memorialization of the Spaç Labor Camp: An Investigation into Digital Methods
Students: Michael Clements (CS), Leo Gross (ME/ECE), Elizabeth Kirschner (CS/IMGD), Zetta Rajaniemi (PH) 
Advisors: Robert Kinicki and Robert Hersh

4:00 - Using Behavior-Change Strategies to Reduce Littering in Lambeth
Students: Ryan Johnson (CS), Paul Bonarrigo (BE),  Matthew Iaconis (MIS), Brendan McCann (ME) 
Advisors: John Orr and Paul Marrone

The Judges will present the award after a brief break at ~ 4:45pm

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2020 President’s IQP Award Finalist Presentations will take place
Friday 5 March 2021

The IGSD would like to thank the faculty committee for its review of the submitted projects and the selection of the finalists.