College of Liberal Arts Student Profiles


NameProject Major

Isabelle Beagen

Henrik Ibsen and the Effects His Work Had on the Life of Eleanor Marx

Benjamin BertrandSwords and Society: The Depiction of Straight and Curved Swords in Illuminated Manuscripts from Europe and the Middle East from 1200 - 1500History
Katie Blanchette I, Printmaker: An Exploration of Artistic ProcessesFine Arts

Andrew Case

Threading a Needle Through the Notch: An Environmental History of Construction of Interstate 93 in Franconia Notch, New Hampshire


Hillary Christopher

Origins and Methods of Cheese Production in Neolithic Europe: An Archaeological Experiment


John Degennaro

Documenting British Colonialism and African Slave History in the Belize Valley: Archaeology and Ethnohistory


Hannah Drake

Ten Weeks of Storytelling: A Journey through Fiction Writing

English & International Affairs

Bridget Farmer

Broadcast Media and Presidential Candidates: A Panel Study of Voters’ Reactions to TV and Radio Coverage of Senator Barack Obama

Political Science/Int'l Affairs

Christopher FossThe Effects of Gouge Variations on the Physical Forces in the Bassoon ReedMusic Performance

Kendra Hanlon

Mardi Gras Indians and the Rebuilding of African American Community in a Post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans


Jolene Harju

The Balanced Flutist: A Study of the Benefits of Body Mapping on Flute Performance

Music Performance

Joseph Juknievich 

Explorations in Archival Research: The History of Immigrants and the LawHistory
Jennifer LamontagneRevival, Renewing Contemporary Religious Art through the FigureStudio Art

Jack Loveless

The Tales that Rocks Can Tell


Nadine Maliakkal

Parental Legitimacy as a Mediator in the Relation between Parenting Styles and Bullying Perpetration


Jesse McEntee

East Meets West—in the Northeast


Cory McKenzieA Query into the Survival of the Russian Orthodox Church under Soviet RepressionHistory

Andrew Minigan

The Reminiscence Bump in Priests’ Oral Life Histories


David Palange

Your Loving Sons: American Warfare through the Eyes of New England Soldiers


Jon Peiffer

"Wild Things": Creating the Music for the 2005 Dance Company Show

Music Performance

Melanie PlattNew Hampshire Language and Life ProjectLinguistics


NameProject Major

Kelly Bailey

Perceptions of Shell Shock in World War I Britain


Anna Bruning

Euskal Herria, A Filmic Exploration of Basque Identity


Daniel Chaston

The Morin Huur and its Place in Mongolian History and Culture

Music Education

Talia Connery

Using the Arts in AIDS education


Virginia DeFreitas-Battersby

The Barriers Between the Kitchen and the Campaign: Women & Politics in San Jose, Costa Rica

Political Science

Brendan Everett

Assessment of Training with vOICe Vision Technology over Time


Bridget Farmer

Laïcité in France (IROP 2009)

Political Science/Int'l Affairs

Christopher Foss

Stile Italiano: Bassoon Performance and

Pedagogy in Italia

Music Performance

Brett Gallo

Rhythmic Perception in West African Music

Music Theory

Sarah Gormady

Bolshevik Intention to Soviet Oppression: Jewish Women's Impressions of Stalin's Reign

International Affairs/ Political Science

Elizabeth Keane

The Aran Islands: Where Synge's Literary Account Intersects My Familial History


Hannah LawrenceWomen’s Rights in Post-Mubarak EgyptPolitical Science & Justice Studies

Jennifer Lindsay

Contemporary Art with Chinese Characteristics: Relations Between Beijing Artists and the Chinese Government Post-1989

Studio Art/International Affairs

Isobel Madigan

The Socio-Cultural Effects of Architectural Change in Sri Lanka


Trevor Mauck

Morocco: Transition from an Islamic Monarchy to a Democratic Islamic Nation

Political Science/Philosophy

Andrew McKernan

Ghosts of Stalin: Ruins and Revival in Contemporary Sculpture & Architecture in Moscow


Austin Perea

Small, Mid-sized Enterprise (SME) Development and Microfinance in Jordan

Political Science/Economics

Laura Plummer

Investigating Quinceañera in Puerto Rico

Spanish/International Affairs

Alexandra Ross-Raymond

Investigating Paula Modersohn-Becker’s Self Portraits

Studio Art/Women's Studies

Laura Smetana

Perspectives in Post-Communist Slovakia

Political Science/ International Affairs

Anna Visciano

An Educational Youth Drama Program Implemented Cross-Culturally in America and South Africa


Hannah Waller

Transitional Justice in Post-Conflict Societies: A Case Study of Bosnia-Herzegovina

Political Science/International Affairs

Jessie Wallner

Finding Tibet in the Heart of Nepal


Merhawi Wells-BogueThe Role of Governmental and Non-governmental Organizations in Addressing the Needs of Street Children: The Case in Mekelle City, EthiopiaJournalism
Daniel ZotosThe Practices and Policies Associated with the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Fishery in Spain: Perpetuating a Majestic Species amongst the Political Quandary of Fisheries Management PolicyPolitical Science/International Affairs


Andrew Case

Threading a Needle Through the Notch: An Environmental History of Construction of Interstate 93 in Franconia Notch, New Hampshire