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Celebrate Shorter

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Celebrate Shorter 2017 / logo and blue ink splotches on brown background.

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
11 AM to 12 PM

Free food and fun for all!

Brookes Chapel (presentations)
Eubanks Room (poster session)

*Students, if your professors are offering extra credit for attending the Celebrate Shorter event, you may have to submit a stamped program.  Be sure to take your program to Miss Mary or Miss Lori and they will stamp your program. Then return the stamped program to your professor!

For a chance to win a Chick-fil-A coupon, please check your program for chicken sticker. If it has a chicken sticker, take your program to Miss Mary or Miss Lori to receive your Chick-fil-A coupon!

The following students were selected to present their work in Brookes Chapel:


Madison Hunt:  English; English Education; Liberal Arts (Triple Major)
It Takes a Village: An Analysis of American Communication, Shattered in Modernity

Cynthia Wanka: Criminal Justice
Overcoming Language and Cultural Barriers in Law Enforcement

Kara West:  Biology; Natural Science (Double Major)
The Use of Natural Products, Including Plant Derivatives and Honey Individually and In Combination, to Prevent Growth of Escherichia coli, Listeria Monocytogenes, and Salmonella Typhimurium Associated with Foodborne Illness

The following students were selected to present their work during the poster session in the Eubanks Room:

Matthew Alves:  Christian Studies
Studies in Perseverance

Taylor Barton:  Biology
Potter’s Syndrome: Causes, Defects, and Treatment

Mary Jayne Caum:  History
Churchill and Rhetoric

Christopher Elsey:  Ecology and Field Biology; Natural Science (Double Major)
Investigation of the presence and identity of polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) in the Coosa River and its Rome Tributaries in Floyd County, GA

Regina Evans: Middle Grades Education
Nancy Flores: Middle Grades Education
Emily Tyler: Mathematics Education
Public Service Announcement

Nathan Gaydosik: Christian Studies
Leading with Vision

Rachel Minard:  Communication Studies
P.T. Barnum and Public Relations

Erica Ray:  Communication Studies
Tactical Marketing Plan:  Plane to Sea

Jesse Wheeler: Criminal Justice
Combating Radicalization


April 18
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Brookes Chapel
315 Shorter Avenue
Rome, GA 30165 United States
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