2014-2015 Grant Winners

Faculty Grant Winners

Esme Allen-CreightonMusic

Bitter Roots to Sweet Fruit: A musical timeline of Delaware’s struggle for educational equality

Details on a performance can be found here and a video can be viewed on YouTube.

Gretchen BauerPolitical Science & International Relations

Awkward Conversations: Race and Race Relations at UD and Beyond

Lindsay HoffmanCommunication and Center for Political Communication

National Agenda: Race in America

Graduate Student Grant Winners

Lei ChenSchool of Education

Thinking Critically on UD Campus: A Case Study of Chinese College Students’ and UD Faculty’s Conceptualization and Experiences with Critical Thinking

Kelly Duran-Jordan, Rachel Amey, Chad Forbes,Psychological and Brain Sciences

The Impact of Interleukin 1 Beta Polymorphisms on Vulnerability to Threat Effects and Subsequent Health

Andrew GarciaPsychological and Brain Sciences

Fostering Interest in STEM and Higher Education for Students of Underrepresented Backgrounds

Marisa KofkeSchool of Education

Undergraduate Student Perspectives of Disability: Implications for Postsecondary Pedagogy

See the related article on UDaily.

Charlotte MarshallPsychological and Brain Sciences

The Impact of Improvisation Control on Performance for Students from Low Socioeconomic Backgrounds

Scholarship that drives diversity practice