Dissertation Announcements
  Student Name:   McEwen, Bridget C.
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Physics and Astronomy
  Dissertation Title:  
Characterizing Supernova Remnant and Molecular Cloud Interaction Environments Using Class I Methanol Masers.

  Date:  June 16, 2016
  Time:   10:00 am
  Location:   PandA, Room 190
  Committee Chair:   Ylva Pihlstrom
  Committee Members:
  • Richard Rand
  • Patricia Henning
  • Mark Gilmore

  Student Name:   Shimabukuro, Karra H.
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   English
  Dissertation Title:  
Pondering his voyage: The Popular and Folkloric Origins of the English Devil from the Anglo-Saxons Up Through Paradise Lost.

  Date:  June 17, 2016
  Time:   11:00 am
  Location:   Humanities 324
  Committee Chair:   Marissa Greenberg
  Committee Members:
  • Anita Obermeier
  • Carmen Nocentelli
  • Jeffrey Shoulson

  Student Name:   Bencenti, Geneva
  College:   Education
  Department:   Language, Literacy & Sociocultural Studies
  Dissertation Title:  
Indigenous Language Educators Experiences: Addressing Issues on the New Mexico Indian Education Act of 2003 and Strengthening New Mexico Indigenous Language Programs in Public Schools.

  Date:  June 20, 2016
  Time:   10:00 am
  Location:   Mesa Vista Hall - 3rd Floor Room 3080
  Committee Chair:   Gregory Cajete
  Committee Members:
  • Vincent Werito
  • Tiffany Lee
  • Lloyd Lee

  Student Name:   Hobbs, Kevin
  College:   Arts & Sciences
  Department:   Earth and Planetary Sciences
  Dissertation Title:  
Sedimentation, Pedogenesis, And Paleoclimate Conditions In The Paleocene San Juan Basin, New Mexico, U.S.A.

  Date:  June 23, 2016
  Time:   9:30 am
  Location:   Northrop Hall, Room 116
  Committee Chair:   Peter Fawcett
  Committee Members:
  • Leslie McFadden
  • Gary Weissmann
  • Thomas Williamson

  Student Name:   VanDusseldorp, Trisha
  College:   Education
  Department:   Health, Exercise & Sports Sciences
  Dissertation Title:  
Acute Resistance Exercise and the Impact of Branched-Chain Amino Acid Supplementation on Muscle Damage, Oxidative Stress and Autophagy.

  Date:  June 28, 2016
  Time:   9:00 am
  Location:   Johnson Center, Room 118
  Committee Chair:   Christine Mermier
  Committee Members:
  • Len Kravitz
  • Karol Dokladny
  • Roger Vaughan
  • Chad Kerksick

  Student Name:   Zhang, Su
  College:   Engineering
  Department:   Civil Engineering
  Dissertation Title:  
Pavement Surface Distress Detection, Assessment, and Modeling Using Geospatial Techniques.

  Date:  July 22, 2016
  Time:   12:00 pm
  Location:   Bandelier Hall West, Room 104
  Committee Chair:   Susan Bogus Halter
  Committee Members:
  • Christopher Lippitt
  • Guohui Zhang
  • Vanessa Valentin