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2017 Undergraduate Research Symposium

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Submitted on May 15, 2017 - 2:01pm

A dozen students from the School are participating in this year’s symposium on Friday afternoon, May 19, 2017. Below is a list of the students. Follow the session links to click on the presentation titles and see project descriptions.

Oral Presentations

Three students are presenting in the session titled Excitations: Art and Visuality, which is being moderated by Photomedia Professor Rebecca Cummins. It runs 12:30–2:15pm in Mary Gates Hall, room 238.

Daniel Glynn, Photomedia: "Surface Thought: Attention, Vision, and the Materality of Alternative Process Photography"

Jess Kim, Interdisciplinary Visual Arts: "Economy of Terror: It was the Gaze that Killed"

Peiran Tan (Mary Gates Scholar), Visual Communication Design: "Aesthetic Standards of Chinese Woodblock-Printed Rare Books in the Song Dynasty"

Poster Presentation

One student is part of a collaborative group presenting in Poster Session 2. It runs 1:00–2:30pm in Mary Gates Hall, Commons West (Easel #13).

Amara Kitnikone, Interdisciplinary Visual Arts, "Life of Pika: A Science-Based Environmental Video Game"

Visual Arts & Design Showcase

Students in this session represent all three of our divisions. It runs 3:00–4:30pm in Odegaard Undergraduate Library.

Casey Grosso (Mary Gates Scholar + UW Honors Program), Art History: "public Map<SortedSet<String>, Queue<Quartet>> pieces;"; mentored by Photomedia Professor Rebecca Cummins

Shannon Hobbs, Interdisciplinary Visual Arts: "Hatt"; mentored by 3D4M Associate Professor Amie McNeel

Ji Huang, Interdisciplinary Visual Arts: "Generative Form Glass Sculpture"; mentored by 3D4M Associate Professor Amie McNeel

Katy Lee, Visual Communication Design, with two other students: "Page 124, Line 17"; mentored by Tivon Rice of DXARTS

Rose Reyes, Photomedia: "Utilizing Thermographic and 3D Processes to Visualize Humans' Emotional Responses to Music"; mentored by Afroditi Psarra of DXARTS

Aurora San Miguel, Photomedia: "Feed"; mentored by Photomedia Professor Rebecca Cummins

Chloe Sismour, Interdisciplinary Visual Arts: "From a Letter Somebody Wrote Me Once"; mentored by 3D4M Associate Professor Mark Zirpel

Amy Wang, Interdisciplinary Visual Arts: "Fortress"; mentored by 3D4M Associate Professor Amie McNeel