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Dissertation Defense Information

Name: Mitchell Snider

Program: Geography

Dissertation Title:

     Socio-spatial mobilities in an immigrant gateway city: Examining Latino perspectives on belonging in East Boston

Major Professor: Dr. Michael Samers

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Time: 9:00 AM

Place: Miller Hall room 6

Name: Anthony Catalina

Program: Civil Engineering

Dissertation Title:

     Development of A Statistical Theory Based Capital Cost Estimating Methodology for Transit Corridor Evaluation Under Varying Alignment Characteristics

Major Professor: Dr. Nikiforos Stamatiadis

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: Kastle Hall

Name: Bethan Roberts

Program: Psy - Clinical Psychology

Dissertation Title:

     Associations of Estrogen, ADHD, Risk-Taking and Impulsivity Across the Menstrual Cycle

Major Professor: Dr. Michelle Martel

Date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Time: 10:00 AM

Place: Kastle Hall

Name: Christina Boelter

Program: Edu & Cslg Psy-Counseling Psychology

Dissertation Title:

     WHAT’S WITH ALL THE “HYPE”: RACIAL DISCRIMINATION, RACIAL IDENTITY, RACIAL SOCIALIZATION, AND HYPERMASCULINITY AMONG AFRICAN AMERICAN ADOLESCENT MALES

Major Professor: Dr. Danelle Stevens-Watkins

Date: Friday, September 9, 2016

Time: 11:00 AM

Place: TEB 151 F

Name: Derek Ruez

Program: Geography

Dissertation Title:

     Plural and Uneven Worlds: Queer Migrations and the Politics of Race and Sexuality in Sydney, Australia

Major Professor: Dr, Patricia Ehrkamp

Date: Monday, September 12, 2016

Time: 2:00 PM

Place: Miller Hall Room 6

Name: Erik Cook

Program: Biochemistry

Dissertation Title:

     FROM ACTIVATION AND STABILIZATION TO INHIBITION OF CALCINEURIN

Major Professor: Dr. Trevor Creamer

Date: Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Time: 11:00 AM

Place: test