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Allard, S.M., Earles, J.L., & DesFosses, L. (in press). Spatial Memory in Captive Giant Anteaters (Myrmecophaga tridactyla). (2014)
Leilani DesFosses (current student) and Dr. Julie Earles (Associate Professor of Psychology) have published two papers on the topic (see below).  Download the article here.

Allard, S. M., Earles, J. L., & DesFosses, L. (in press). Foraging strategies of captive giant anteaters (Myrmecophaga tridactyla).
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Leilani DesFosses is a current student at the Wilkes Honors College. Dr. Julie Earles is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College.

Varela, F. (2014). "La reconstructión de la historia franquista a través de lo fantástico en El laberinto del fauno." ESFERAS: The Undergraduate Student Journal of the New York University's Department of Spanish and Portuguese 1.2. (2014): 122 - 136.
Fernando Varela is a current student at the Wilkes Honors College.  He wrote this essay under the supervision of Dr. Carmen Cañete Quesada, Associate Professor of Spanish.

Rowan, M.J.M., Tranquil, E., Christie, J.M. (2014). Distinct Kv Channel Subtypes Contribute to Differences in Spike Signaling Properties in the Axon Initial Segment and Presynaptic Boutons of Cerebellar Interneurons. The Journal of Neuroscience. Online.
Elizabeth Tranquil concentrated in Biology, graduating in 2014. 

Kersten, A.W., Earles, J.L., & Upshaw, C. (2013). False recollection of the role played by an actor in an event: Implications for eyewitness testimony. Memory and Cognition. Online.
Christin Upshaw concentrated in Psychology at the Honors College, graduating in 2005. Julie Earles is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College, and Alan Kersten is Associate Professor of Psychology at FAU.

Sandra Lazo de Vega and Tim Steigenga. "Facing Immigration Fears: A Constructive Local Approach to Day Labor, Community, and Integration." Journal on Migration and Human Security 1(1):1-16 (2013). Available online.
Sandra Lazo de Vega graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2009. Tim Steigenga is Professor of Political Science at the Wilkes Honors College.

 

Rey Carvajal. "Spacecraft Approaching Technique." The Journal of Undergraduate Research in Physics (Forthcoming in 2013).
Rey Carvajal is currently a student concentrating in Physics at the Wilkes Honors College. He worked under the direction of Dr. Meredith Blue, Instructor of Mathematics at the Honors College. Available online.

 

David A. Pick, Pasco B. Avery, Wayne B. Hunter, Charles A. Powell and Steven P. Arthurs, 2012. Effect of Isaria fumosorosea (Hypocreales: Cordycipitaceae) and Lysiphlebus testaceipes, (Hymenoptera: Braconidae) on the Brown Citrus Aphid: Preliminary Assessment of Compatibility Study. Florida Entomologist, 95(3):764-766. 2012. Available online
David Pick is currently a student concentrating in Biology at the Honors College.

 

Javonia Washington, Quintyne NJ. "Dichloroacetate induces different rates of cell death in cancer and noncancer cell lines in vitro." Tumori 98(1):142-51 (Jan-Feb 2012).
Jovonia Washington received her B.A. in Biology at the Wilkes Honors College. Dr. Nicholas Quintyne is assistant professor of biology at the Honors College.


Tara Boulos, Carmen Canete-Quesada. "Masculinidad e identidad hibrida en Yunior, Oscar y otros tigueres dominicanos de Junot Diaz." College Language Association Journal 55(2):173-90 (2011)
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Tara Boulos graduated from the Honors College in 2011. Dr. Canete-Quesada is Assistant Professor of Spanish at the Honors College.

 

Hunter, W.B., Avery, P. B., Pick, D, and C. A. Powell. 2011. Broad spectrum potential of Isaria fumosorosea on insect pests of citrus. Florida Entomologist 94: 1051-1054.
David Pick is currently a student concentrating in Biology at the Honors College.


J.S. Roberts, M.M. Ivey.  Ion Chromatography Detection of Nitrite and Nitrate in Cured Meat: An Undergraduate Analytical or Instrumental Methods Laboratory Exercise.  Chemical Educator, 16, 314-318 (2011).

JoAnn Roberts graduated from the Honors College with a concentration in Biological Chemistry in 2010. Michelle Ivey is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the Honors College.

Fumiko Shimizu, Koos E. Hovinga, Michael Metzner, Denis Soulet, and Viviane Tabar. "Organotypic Explant Culture of Glioblastoma Multiforme and Subsequent Single-Cell Suspension." Current Protocols in Stem Cell Biology, 3.5.1-3.5.9 (Dec. 2011).
Michael Metzner graduated in 2012 from the Wilkes Honors College.

Jamie Lefler and Michelle Ivey. "Ion Chromatography Detection of Fluoride in Calcium Carbonate." Journal of Chromatographic Science 49:582-88.
Jamie Lefler graduated from the Honors College in 2010. Michelle Ivey is an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the Honors College.

Gabriela Botta, Christina S. Turn, Nicholas J. Quintyne, and Paul A. Kirchman. "Increased iron supplied through Fet3p results in replicative life span extension of Saccharomyces cerevisiae under conditions requiring respiratory metabolism." Experimental Gerontology 2011 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print].
Gabriela Botta graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2005. Christina Turn is a student at the Honors College. Nicholas Quintyne is Assistant Professor of Biology. Paul Kirchman is Associate Professor of Biology.

Timothy J. Steigenga and Sandra Lazo de Vega. “Indigenous Peoples: Religious Change and Political Awakening” in Virginia Garrard Burnett and Paul Freston eds. The Cambridge History of Religion in Latin America (NY: Cambridge University Press).
Sandra Lazo de Vega graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2009. Tim Steigenga is Professor of Political Science at the Wilkes Honors College.

Timothy J. Steigenga and Sandra Lazo de la Vega. “Guatemalans in the United States” in Ron Bayor, ed. Multicultural America: An Encyclopedia of the Newest Americans (Greenwood Press/ABC-CLIO).
Sandra Lazo de Vega graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2009. Tim Steigenga is Professor of Political Science at the Wilkes Honors College.

Nathan J. Van Zee and Veljko Dragojlovic. "Design of Phase-Vanishing Reactions. Chemistry: A European Journal 16:7950-8.
Nathan Van Zee graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2010, and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Chemistry at Cornell. Veljko Dragojlovic is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Honors College.

Nathan J. Van Zee and Veljko Dragojlovic. "Phase-Vanishing Reactions with PTFE (Teflon) as a Phase Screen." Organic Letters 11(15):3190-3.
Nathan Van Zee graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2010, and is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Chemistry at Cornell. Veljko Dragojlovic is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Honors College.

Kevin Pels and Veljko Dragojlovic. "Solvent-free phase-vanishing reactions with PTFE (TEflon) as a Phase Screen." Beilstein Journal of Organic Chemistry 2009, 5, No. 75.
Kevin Pels is a student at the Wilkes Honors College. Veljko Dragojlovic is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Honors College.

David Huertas, Melinda Florscher, and Veljko Dragojlovic. "Solvent-free Diels-Alder reations of in situ generated cyclopentadiene." Green Chemistry 11:91-95.
Melinda Florscher is a student at the Wilkes Honors College. David Huertas was a student at the Honors Summer Institute at the Wilkes Honors College. Veljko Dragojlovic is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Honors College.

Moore, Jon A., Melody Strattan and Victoria Szabo. "Evidence for Year-round Reproduction in the Gopher Tortoise ( Gopherus polyphemus) in Southeastern Florida. Bulletin of the Peabody Museum of Natural History 50(2):387-92 (October).
Melody Strattan graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2007. Victoria Szabo graduated from the Honors College in 2005. Jon Moore is Associate Professor of Biology at the Wilkes Honors College.

Kersten, A. W., Earles, J. L., Curtayne, E. S., & Lane, J. C. " Adult age differences in binding actors and actions in memory for events," Memory and Cognition, 36, 119-131.
Jason Lane is a graduate of the Wilkes Honors College and is in the neuroscience PhD program at University of Wisconsin-Madison. Julie Earles is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College. Alan Kersten is Associate Professor of Psychology at FAU.

Earles, J. L., Kersten, A. W., Curtayne, E. S., & Perle, J. G. "That's the man who did it, or was it a woman? Actor similarity and binding errors in event memory," Psychonomic Bulletin and Review, 15(6), 1185-1189.
Jonathan Perle graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2006 and is a graduate student in Psychology at FAU. Julie Earles is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College. Alan Kersten is Associate Professor of Psychology at FAU.


Sweet, M. Encyclopedia of the U.S. Constitution, 2008. David Schultz, ed. New York: Facts on File. "Board of Education v Pico," with Caitlin F. Currie; and "U.S. v. America Library Association," with Jensen Grant.
Caitlin Currie graduated from the Honors College in 2008. Jensen Grant graduated from the Honors College in 2006 and went on to American University Law school. Martin Sweet is Assistant Professor of Political Science at the Honors College.

McCurdy, P. and J. Wetterer. The tropical fire ant, Solenopsis geminata, on an important sea turtle nesting beach in Carate, Osa Penninsula, Costa Rica. Proceedings of the 24th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, 2004, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC 567:182.
Paul McCurdy graduated from the Honors College in 2007 and is studying Veterinary Medicine at Massey University, New Zealand. Jim Wetterer is Professor of Biology at the Honors College.

Lanning, K. & Rosenberg, A. "The dimensionality of American political attitudes: Tensions between equality and freedom in the wake of September 11 ," Terrorism Research.
Kevin Lanning is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College. Ari Rosenberg graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2004 and is in the PhD program in Computational Neuroscience at the University of Chicago.

Lanning, K., Montgomery, S. A., Bright, J., Broming, L., Hudelson, M., Evans, R., Rosenzweig, G., & Starkings, R. "Lives Through Film–49Up and the Up Series as a Longitudinal Study of Personality and Social Change." To appear in Gregerson, M. (Ed.) “…, and They Lived Happily Ever After: A clinician’s guide to cinematherapy…” (NY: Springer)
Kevin Lanning is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College. Samantha Montgomery graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2008 and is entering the PhD program in Psychology at the University of Michigan. Justin Bright, Lenore Broming, Misty Hudelson, Rachel Evans, Garreth Rosenzweig, and Rachel Starkings graduated from the Honors College in 2007.

Graham T. Whitaker , Eugene Belogay, and Eugene T. Smith, "Spectroelectrochemical Determination of the Redox Potential of Cytochrome c via Multiple Regression. An Undergraduate Instrumental Analysis or Biochemistry Laboratory Exercise," Chemical Educator (2007), 12, 1-4
Graham Whitaker graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2007. Eugene Belogay is Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the Wilkes Honors College. Eugene Smith is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Wilkes Honors College.

William O'Brien and Jennifer McIvor. "Is There Anything 'Good' About Everglades Restoration?", Environments Journal 35(1):1-20 (2007).
Jennifer McIvor graduated from the Honors College in 2004 and published this article with Dr. O'Brien while a graduate student in the joint program in environmental science and law at Yale and the University of Vermont.
Dr. O'Brien is Associate Professor of Environmental Studies at the Honors College.

Lanning, K, Colucci, J., & Edwards, J. A., "Changes in ego development in the wake of September 11," Journal of Research in Personality, 41, 197-202.
Joseph Colucci graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2003. Kevin Lanning is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College. John A. Edwards is Associate Professor of Psychology at Oregon State University.

Edmund Malinowski, Michael Barber, Graham T. Whitaker , Eugene T. Smith, "Factor analysis of spectroelectrochemical reduction of FAD reveals the pK a of the reduced state and the reduction pathway," Journal of Chemometrics (2007) 10,1002/cem.1058
Graham Whitaker graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2007. Eugene Smith is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Wilkes Honors College.

Laura J. Owens and Eugene T. Smith, "Construction of an Inexpensive Portable Fume Hood Suitable for Small Classroom Demonstrations," The Chemical Educator 12, 273-275.
Laura Owens graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2007. Eugene Smith is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Wilkes Honors College.

Carrie Goethel, Henry T. Smith, and Jon Moore, "Ophisaurus Ventralis (Eastern Glass Lizard): A Review of Road-Kill Mortalities and Occurrence in Florida with Notes on an Unusual Event, " Journal of Kansas Herpetology 22:13 (June).
Carrie Goethel graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2007. Henry Smith is Affiliate Assistant Research Professor and Jon Moore is Associate Professor of Biology at the Wilkes Honors College.

Cress, H.L., K.L. Kingsland, H.T. Smith, and W.E. Meshaka. 2007. Exotic amphibians and reptiles on buildings: Colonization dynamics and potential species management in Florida. Natural Area News 11(1):1-3
Kimber Kingsland graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2007. Henry Smith is Affiliate Assistant Research Professor at the Wilkes Honors College.

Paul A. Kirchman and Gabriela Botta. "Copper supplementation increases yeast life span under conditions requiring respiratory metabolism," Mechanisms of Ageing and Development 128:187-195.
Gabriela Botta graduated from the Wilkes Honors College in 2005. Dr. Paul Kirchman is Associate Professor of Biology at the Wilkes Honors College.

Tony Ly, Michael Krout, Don K. Pham, Kousuke Tani, Brian Stoltz, and Ryan Julian. "Synthesis of 2-Quinuclidonium by Eliminating Water: Experimental Quantification of the High Basicity of Extremely Twisted Amides," Journal of the American Chemical Society (web publication 1/27/2007).
Don K. Pham is a student at the Wilkes Honors College who collaborated with chemists at the University of California, Riverside and the California Institute of Technology.

Rhayfon N. Pancho, William O'Brien, Henry T. Smith, Terje Hoim. "Public Perceptions of Prescribed Fire in Two Florida Communities: A Comparison in Progress," Natural Area Newsletter 11(1):6-7.
Rhayfon Panco is a student at the Wilkes Honors College. Henry Smith is Affiliate Assistant Research Professor, William O'Brien is Associate Professor of Environmental Studies, and Terje Hoim is Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the Wilkes Honors College.

Walter Meshaka, Jr, Heather Cress, Kimber Kingsland, Henry Smith, Stephanie Fitchett, Jon Moore, and Ernest Cowan." Hemidactylus (House Gecko) Assemblage Dynamics on South Florida Buildings, " Journal of Kansas Herpetology 17:8-9 (March 2006).
Kimber Kingsland is a student at the Wilkes Honors College. Henry Smith is Affiliate Assistant Research Professor, Stephanie Fitchett is Associate Professor of Mathematics, and Jon Moore is Associate Professor of Biology, all at the Wilkes Honors College.

Rakesh Mogul, Morgan Cable, et. al., "Synthesis and magnetic characterization of microstructures prepared from microbial templates of differing morphology," Materials Letters 60:19-22. Abstract online.
Morgan Cable ('05) is a graduate of the Wilkes Honors College currently attending Cal Tech's Ph.D. program in chemistry. Dr. Mogul was Assistant Professor of Chemistry at the Wilkes Honors College and is currently teaching at Cal State University-Pomona.

Morgan Cable and Eugene T. Smith, "Identifying the n=2 reaction mechanism of FAD through voltammetric simulations," Analytica Chimica Acta 537:299-306 (April 29). Abstract online.
Morgan Cable ('05) is a graduate of the Wilkes Honors College currently attending Cal Tech's Ph.D. program in chemistry. Dr. Smith is Associate Professor of Chemistry at the Wilkes Honors College.

Diana Marti, W. O'Brien, H.T. Smith, J.A. Moore, and S. Fitchett. Endangered species, prescribed fires, and public perceptions in a Florida scrub community, Endangered Species Update 22(1):18-28. Abstract online.
Diana Marti ('04) is a graduate of the Wilkes Honors College. Dr. O'Brien is Assistant Professor of Environmental Studies, Dr. Moore is Associate Professor of Biology, Dr. Fitchett is Associate Professor of Mathematics, and Hank Smith is Affiliate Assistant Research Professor, all at the Wilkes Honors College.

Julie L. Earles, Alan W. Kersten, Beverly Berlin Mas, and Dana M. Miccio, Aging and Memory for Self-Performed Tasks: Effects of Task Difficulty and Time Pressure, The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 59:P285-P293: Abstract online.
Dr. Earles is Associate Professor of Psychology at the Wilkes Honors College. Dr. Kersten is Associate Professor of Psychology at Florida Atlantic University. Beverly Berlin Mas ('02) and Dana Miccio ('01) are graduates of the Wilkes Honors College.

James K. Wetterer and Brandon C. O'Hara, Ants (Hymenoptera: Formicidae) of the Dry Tortugas, the Outermost Florida Keys , Florida Entomologist 85:303-308 (June): Available online.
Dr. Wetterer is Professor of Biology at the Wilkes Honors College. Brandon O'Hara ('03) is a graduate of the Wilkes Honors College.

 
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