The DFLL wins at the UAB Expo for Undergraduate Research 2014

Eleven DFLL students won 1st Place and 3rd Place at the UAB Expo for Undergraduate Research on April 11, 2014. A total of twenty-three students from the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures participated in the event with twelve poster presentations and two oral presentations. They all displayed a very professional demeanor, were engaging and well prepared. These are the awards that our students received:

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1st Place in the Arts and Humanities Poster Presentation category:

Hannah Bowers, Emily Collinsworth, Judi Hakim and Ryan Lee
Title: Alabama HB-56 and Its Comparative Effects on Education Opportunities for Hispanics and Latinos

1st Place in the Service Learning category:

Jennifer Denzine, Judi Hakim and Cristina Salazar
Title: Cahaba Valley Health Care: From humble beginnings to a promising future

3rd Place in the Arts and Humanities Poster Presentation category:

Candace Cooper, Eddie Hardin, Ellen Johnston and Tommy Mcrae
Title: Implications of Alabama HB-56: Law, Religion, Education and Health

DFLL participants at the EXPO 2014:

Dana Al-Farhan, Hannah Bowers, W. Patrick Breen, Emily Collinsworth, Candace Cooper, Estefania Cuellar, Jennifer Denzine, Nicolas Drogoul, Afsaneh Faki, Judi Hakim, Eddie Hardin, Erika Jackson, Ellen Johnston, Ryan Lee, Tommy Mcrae, Chase Nordman, Sylvia Peral, Brittany Phillips, Samuel Prada, Cristina Salazar, Zach Tenner, Abbie Thomas, Courtney Turner

Congratulations to the winners and to all the participants! You make us proud!