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publication and presentations

 

Publications:

1.      “Innovative Models for Effective Collaboration between Universities and Community Colleges,” Hesham Ali, Jack Heidel, Michele O’Connor and Dana Richter-Egger, 110th annual meeting of the higher learning commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), in a Collection of Papers in Self-Study and Institutional Improvement, Volume 1, pp. 73-75, Chicago, April 8-12, 2005. (PDF)

2. "Gene Discovery for Comparative Biology of Parasitic and Non-parasitic Plants, A Five-week Molecular Research Immersion", Mark Schoenbeck, Bioscene, 33(2007), 12-21.(PDF)

3. " Effect of Population Density and Female Body Size on Number and Size of Offspring in a Species with Size-Dependent Contests over Resources", Claudia M. Rauter, Michael J. Mcguire, Melissa M. Gwartney and Jason E. Space, submitted to Ethology. (PDF)

 

PUBLICATIONS BY EUR STUDENTS:

  1. "β-Glucuronidase activity in seedlings of the parasitic angiosperm Cusctua pentagona: developmental impact of the β-glucuronidase inhibitor saccaharic acid 1,4-lactone", Mark Schoenbeck, Gabriel Swanson and Sydney Brommer, Functional Plant Biology, 34(2007), 811-821. (PDF)

 

Presentations: 

1.      “STEP Grant Quick Facts: What is it?” presentation at the UNO IS&T college meeting, August, 2004.


2.      “UNO and MCC STEPping Together,” Hesham Ali, Jack Heidel, Brad Morrison, Michelle O’Connor and Dana Richter-Egger, 36th Annual Great Lakes Regional ACS Meeting, October 17-20, 2004, Peoria, Il.


3.      “Models for Developing IT-Related Interdisciplinary Curricula,” a conference session resented at the 17th Annual Lilly Conference on College Teaching - West, Cal Poly Ponoma, March 18-19, 2005.


4.      “UNO and MCC STEPping Together,” Hesham Ali, Jack Heidel, Brad Morrison, Michelle O’Connor and Dana Richter-Egger, UNO Strategic Planning Advance on April 8, 2005.


5.      “Innovative Models for Collaboration between Universities and Community Colleges,” a conference presentation by Hesham Ali and Michele O’Connor of MCC at the 110th annual meeting of the higher learning commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), Chicago, April 8-12, 2005. (power point)


6.      “Establishing Innovative Partnerships with K-12 Districts and Community Colleges in the Liberal Arts and Sciences Institution”, Shelton Hendricks, Steve Bullock, Bruce Garver, Jack Heidel, Keith Lutz and Michele O’Connor, Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, October 4, 2005. 


  1. Perceptions of Effort, Ability, Luck and the Malleability of Intelligence,” Anne Marie Robbins, Rebecca Shively, Jason Gerlt, Koichi Kurebayashi, and Carey S. Ryan, Nebraska Psychological Society, Lincoln, November 19, 2005. 
  2. “Perceptions of Social Climate among Natural Science Students,” Rebecca Shively, Anne Marie Robbins, Koichi Kurebayashi, Jason Gerlt, and Carey S. Ryan, Nebraska Psychological Society, Lincoln, November 19, 2005.

9. “Perceptions of Effort, Ability, Luck and the Malleability of Intelligence,” Anne Marie Robbins, Rebecca Shively, Jason Gerlt, Koichi Kurebayashi, and Carey S. Ryan, Nebraska Psychological Society, Lincoln, November 19, 2005.

10. "Innovative Models for Effective Collaboration Between Universities and Community Colleges : Strengthening Opportunities for STEM Students", Dana Richter-Egger, UNO Chemistry, presentation at the conference 'Enriching the Academic Experience of College Students', Ann Arbor, May 17-19, 2006. (power point)

11. "UNO and MCC STEPping Together", Mark Schoenbeck presentation at "Collaborative Plant Biology in the Rocky Mountain Midwest Region: Impacts and Future Prospects for Plant Genomics", Laramie, June 1-3, 2006.

12. "Gene Discovery for Comparative Physiology of Parasitic and Non-parasitic Plants. A Five Week Molecular Research Immersion", Mark Schoenbeck presentation at "Collaborative Plant Biology in the Rocky Mountain Midwest Region: Impacts and Future Prospects for Plant Genomics", Laramie, June 1-3, 2006.

13. "Defining the role of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa chaperone SpcU in Secretion of ExoU", D.W.Rowan presentation at the Fifth Annual Nebraska BRIN/INBRE Meeting, Grand Island, NE., August 8-10, 2006. (power point)

14. "Defining the role of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa chaperone SpcU in Secretion of ExoU", S.B. Kampalli presentation at the Fourth Annual UNL Microbiology Meeting, Lincoln, NE., August 14, 2006. (power point)

15. "Models for Early Undergraduate Research to Attract and Retain STEM Graduates", Dana Richter-Egger, UNO Chemistry; presentation at conference in Ann Arbor, May 2007. (power point)

16. "Strengthening Opportunities for STEM Students in Omaha", Jack Heidel, Bradley Morrison, and Dana Richter-Egger presentation to NU Board of Regents in Omaha, May 18,2007. (power point)

17."Does the Chaperone SpcU Mask the Membrane Localization Domain of the Pseudomonas aeruginosa Type III Toxin ExoU?", S.B. Kampelli and D.W. Rowen, Nebraska Microbiology Meeting, Lincoln, NE, August 20, 2007. (power point)

18. "Cosmic Ray Observatory Project: Variation of the Shower", Olou Appolinaire, Nebraska section of the American Association of Physics Teachers, Metropolitan Community College, September 8, 2007. (power point)

19. "Increasing the Number of Homegrown STEM Majors: What Works and What Doesn't", Jack Heidel presentation at "STEM Communities in Conversation", University of Illinois at Chicago, September 28, 2007. (power point)

20."Inhibition of Staphylococcus Aureus by Osmorhiza Longistylis Root Extracts", Jason Herold, Jennifer Antisdel, Bernadette Corbett, Del Stallwood, Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Lincoln, NE, April 18,2008. (power point)

21. "Plasticity in reproductive effort in the burying beetle, Nicrophorus pustulatus: Effects of competition and body size", M. Mcguire, M. Gwartney, J. Space, C. M. Rauter, Nebraska Academy of Sciences, Lincoln, NE, April 18, 2008.

22. " Analysis of Expressed Sequence Tags from Parasitic (Cuscuta pentagona) and Non-Parasitic (Ipomoea hederacea) Convolvulaceae", Schoenbeck, MA, and Brommer, SJ., Ecological Genomics Symposium, hosted by Kansas State University Ecological Genomics Institute, Kansas City MO, November 14-16, 2008.