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April 22, 2004

Humble Bean: 3:30-5:30

3:30 Nevada DeLapp: “Karl Barth: A Reaction and Restatement”

3:45 Andrea DeJong: "The Religion of Wallace Stevens"

4:00 Rochelle Bloemendaal: “American, American't: The High School Literature Canon in an Ethnically Diverse Culture”

4:15 Jon Bushnell: “The Banner, Synodical Decisions, and Women in Office”

4:30 Jason Elenbaas: "Writing the Passion: A Study of Godwin's Father Melancholy’s Daughter and Prouxl's The Shipping News.”

4:45 Salome Toryem: "Self-destructive Relationships - Exploring Romanticism in Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights and Gustave Flaubert's Madame Bovary"

5:00 Aaron Shupe: “Lewis and Clark: Just War Theory and Military Co-Leaders Exploring North America”

5:15 Don Stenberg: “Proposals to Combat Poverty in America”

Eckardt Lounge: 3:30-5:30

3:30 Timothy Vis: “The Four-Color Problem: From Origin to Solution”

3:45 Rosie Grantham: “Passion and Reason in Jane Eyre”

4:00 Jena Helmus: "Awaking the Self: A Study of Chopin's The Awakening"

4:15 Nicole Maatman: "A Naturalistic, Feministic Edith Wharton"

4:30 Christina Eggink – “Effects of Eyeglasses on Perceptions of Attractiveness and Authority”

4:45 Lynnea Vis: “Steinbeck's Use of Animal Imagery in The Grapes of Wrath and The Pearl”

5:00 Trent Van Bemmel: "Life or Death: Transcendentalism and Modernism in Porter's ‘Pale Horse, Pale Rider' "

5:15 Sharon Schreur: “"The Universal Gospel of the Clean Plate" and How it Won the War and Saved the World: The Role of Cooperation in Hoover's United States Food Administration, 1917-1918”

East Atrium/Campus Center (Near Grille) 4:30-5:30

4:30 Sharon Bultema: “A Holistic Approach to the Missile Trade of the Cuban Missile Crisis”

4:45 Liz McPherson: "Cather's O Pioneers: Transcendentalism and Naturalism"

5:00 Matt Visker: "Saving the Essential Profession"

5:15 Gloria Ayee, "The Killing of a Son - An Analysis of the Filicidal Acts in Franz Kafka's Metamorphosis and Chinua Achebe's Things Fall Apart"

North Atrium/Campus Center (Near Grille): 3:30-4:30

Poster Presentations and Demonstrations

1. Philip Van De Griend : "The Effects of Clock Alteration on Time Estimation and Heart Rate".

2. Jeremy Kuiper and Matt Visker: "Measurement of Planck's Constant Using LEDs"

3. Travis De Jong & Matt Ruter :"J.J. Thompson Experiment to Determine the e/m Value for an Electron”

4. Josh Boerman, Brandon Karlsgodt, & Barret Viss: "The Photoelectric Effect"

5. Barret Viss: "The Effect of Lightning and Thunder on Rain”

6. Sheena Van Boom: “The Effects of Pictorial Stimuli on Compliance”

Campus Center 319: 3:30 & 4:30

Jack Maatman Screening of his film “Snow Angel”

Eckart Lounge Art Gallery: 3:30-5:30

Join Senior Art Majors Roxanne Volkers, Jan Vanderploeg, and Marisa Ten Brink who will be in the gallery to discuss their art work.

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