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Silver Lake College’s Spring Student Symposium Set for April 3

Posted on March 31 2014

A variety of presentations led by Silver Lake College students will be spotlighted at the Spring Student Symposium, titled “A Celebration of Ideas,” which will be held Thursday, April 3, at Silver Lake College, 2406 S. Alverno Road.

The presentations are free and open to the public.

Mayor Justin Nickels, a student at Silver Lake College, will give the keynote address during the opening session, which is scheduled for 9:45 to 10:40 a.m. at Endries Hall, located on campus in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance. Also speaking at the opening session will be Dr. Chris Domes, President; Vicki Ansorge, Vice President for Academic Affairs and Dean of the Faculty; and Tommy Nelson, Director of Campus Ministry.

The list of student-led presentations is as follows:

  • 11 to 11:30 a.m. — “Biography of Saint Therese of Lisieux” (room 302); “Human Sex Trafficking” (room 313); “Interns and Their Internships” (room 301); “Senior Art Exhibit: ‘In Series’” (room 102); “Whole and Holy: The Liberal Arts and the New Evangelization” (room 311); Poster Session in room 308 featuring “Alzheimer’s Disease,” “Brain Tumor,” “Experimental Tests of Hand Washing Treatments and Hand Sanitizer,” “Huntington’s Disease,” “Marfan Syndrome,” “Sprains and Strains.”
  • 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. — Lunch in the cafeteria (regular meals prices apply), with music provided by the Silver Lake Jazz Ensemble
  • 1 to 1:30 p.m. — “Autism and the Everyday Scenes” (room 313); “Colorism and its Impact on the Black Community” (room 306); “The Science of Technical Theater” (Endries Hall); “Subject Matters: Kryssa Luckow Senior Art Show” (room 102); “Value-Added Pay Within the Education System” (room 311)
  • 1 to 2 p.m. — “Alternative Spring Break” (room 301)
  • 1:40 to 2:10 p.m. — “Beauty Gone Silent: Gregorian Chant” (room 313); “Colorism and its Impact on the Black Community (room 306); “Homeschooling” (room 311); “Marketing Plan for SLC Events Center” (room 230); “Things That Go Bump in the Night” (room 314).
  • 2:20 to 2:50 p.m. — “3 Dimensional Game Simulation and Fractals” (room 302); “Fallen Star: Tupac Shakur” (room 313); “Homeschooling” (room 311); “Marketing Plan for SLC Events Center” (room 230); “Neuro-Linguistic Programming” (room 314); “Senior Art Exhibit: Samantha Deeley” (room 102).
  • 3 to 3:30 p.m. — “3 Dimensional Game Simulation and Fractals” (room 302); “Bullying” (room 230); “Dancing” (room 313); “Jonah’s Disobedience and Flight” (room 314); “The Controversial Issue of Homeschooling” (room 311); “Web Quest of the Underground Railroad” (room 306).
  • 3:40 to 4:10 p.m. — “Advantages and Disadvantages of Homeschooling” (room 311); “Alternative Spring Break” (room 301); “Bullying” (room 230); “Interns and Internships” (room 313); “Science in the Classroom” (room 306); “The Science of Technical Theater” (Endries Hall)
  • 4:20 to 5:10 p.m. — Presentation of the 2014 edition of the student publication “The Novice.”