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UHV Discovers

Join us for the next UHV Discovers, an ongoing conversation about research at UHV to learn about the details of Dr. Durmaz, Associate Professor of Economics, and Dr. Kang, Assistant Professor of Management's recent studies. 

Dr. Durmaz will share findings from his research on how historical stock price movements might be used to generate extraordinary returns.

Dr. Kang will explain how he established theoretical predictions regarding when a "strategic" bankruptcy will help a company emerge from bankruptcy and continue operating as a separate entity.

The event will be held on April 21, from 1:30 - 2:30 PM, at University North classroom 111. Unable to attend? Live-stream the event thru Teams: Click here to join the meeting

Previous Presentations

March 10, 2022

Dr. Joann Olson and Dr. Yun Wan discussed findings from administering an NSF S-STEM grant. The presentation is You might as well make a job out of it": Career development in undergraduate STEM majors discussed elements that influence students' program selection and success. 

Dr. Sharon de Marin presented her article, the review of reviews over reading interventions used with English learners with learning disabilities, plus provided insight to a writing project in Africa.

February 9, 2022:

Dr. Cuenca will discuss the work she completed on a monograph tentatively titled, The Making of Urban Law in Medieval Britain, it is the first in-depth, cross-regional investigation into the history of law in British towns during the Middle Ages in over a century.

Dr. Mammina will address her manuscript for a book-length project, Wars of Invasion: Union Soldiers, Southern Women, and Intimate Space during the American Civil War. It argues that wartime interactions between soldiers and women were bitter conflicts over the meaning of freedom, the rights of U.S. residents, and the boundaries of citizenship.

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November 18, 2021:
Dr. Hardik Gohel, assistant professor of computer science showcased "Applied AI for accessible healthcare and energy security transition.” And Pavithra Sivashanmugam, a computer science student, presented “AI in rainfall prediction.”

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October 22, 2021:
Dr. Humberto Hernandez, an assistant professor of biology, demonstrated “Dietary Fiber for the Treatment of Ocular Diseases.” In addition, Thanh Le, a sophomore biology student, presented her research, “The Use of Mouse Cells for the Study of Ocular Diseases.”

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