College of Arts and Sciences Thesis and Dissertation Defense Announcements - Spring 2018

Student Name Abdullah Alshayban
Defense Title:
Avoidance of English Phrasal Verbs among Saudi ESL Students
9:00 AM
PT 448

Student Name: Elizabeth Baddour
Defense Title: The Linguistic Turn in Composition History and Students' Right to Their Own Language
Date: 3/12/2018
Time: 9:30 AM
Location: Patterson Hall 335

Student Name: Kamil Popielarz
Defense Title: Problems in Extremal Graph Theory
Date: 3/26/2018
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Dunn Hall - Room 245

Student Name: Kyle Moats
Defense Title: The Development of a Numerical Solver for the Phase Field Crystal Model with Select Applications to Materials Science
Date: 3/28/2018
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Manning Hall 204

Student Name: Andrew Paladino
Defense Title: Weight Self-Stigma and Drug Use among Young Adults: Examining Sexual Orientation as a Moderator
Date: 4/2/2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Psychology Building, Room 357

Student Name: Timothy Freels
Defense Title: Arachidonoyl Serotonin (AA-5-HT) Modulates Exploratory Anxiety-Related Behavior and Tunes Mesolimbic Dopamine Release
Date: 4/3/2018
Time: 9:00 AM
Location: Psychology Building, Room 452

Student Name: Caroline Kaufman
Defense Title: Patterns of Mental Health and their Associations with Spirituality in Women exposed to Adversity
Date: 4/3/2018
Time: 1:00 PM
Location: Psychology Building

Student Name: Hammad Alshammari
Defense Title: The Effect of Educational Background on Second Language Reading
Date: 4/5/2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Patterson Hall, Room 448

Student NameBadreyya Alkhanbooli
Defense Title: Investigating L2 Writers' Investment Toward Constructing a Successful Writer Identity: Case Studies of Arab Students from Saudi Arabia Studying in U.S.
Date: 4/6/2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Patterson Hall

Student Name: Jennifer Marshall
Defense Title: Recessional Poverty and Segregation in Shelby County, Tennessee
Date: 5/4/2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Johnson Hall - Room 216

Student Name: Rashad Ahmed
Defense Title: Teachers' Practices and First-year Students' Perspectives on Peer Review in Academic Writing Classes.
Date: 5/7/2018
Time: 10:00 AM
Location: Patterson Hall - Room 448

Student Name: Christopher Lucibella
Defense Title: Y'All Talkin' to Me? Essays on the Epistemology of Group Testimony
Date: 5/11/2018
Time: 3:00 PM
Location: Clement 329