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Located in Allentown, Pa., Cedar Crest College was selected as a “Top Regional College” and a “Best Value” in U.S. News & World Report’s Best Colleges rankings from 2012-2019 and a “Best College for Veterans” in 2015, 2016, 2018 and 2019. In additi...
Kassaundra Blodgett of Keansburg NJ Participates in Poster and Research Presentation at Capstone Research Day.Kassaundra Blodgett of Keansburg, NJ participated in a poster and research presentation at Capstone Research Day on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.Spring 2019
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Activities & Affiliations
Blodgett and Fetchen Participate in 2019 Da Vinci Science Center's Women in Science and Engineering ForumOn Monday, April 1st, K. Joy Karnas, Kassaundra Blodgett ('19), and Miranda Fetchen ('20) represented Cedar Crest College at the 2019 Da Vinci Science Center's Women in Science and Engineering Forum, designed to engage high school women in conversations about careers in science. The evening included a mentoring dinner where the high school students had the opportunity to network with college students and science professions to gain insight into their career paths and receive advice about how to persist in the science fields. Cedar Crest College was a table sponsor for the event, and Dr. Karnas is a member of Da Vinci's WISE Executive Advisory Council that oversees this and other Da Vinci WISE Initiative events.Spring 2019
Kassaundra Blodgett of Keansburg NJ paticipates in Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of ScienceDr. K. Joy Karnas, Professor of Biology, and Julianna Marotta ('19) presented their research findings at the Annual Meeting of The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) in Wash...Spring 2019
Math ClubSecretaryWe are open to any student on campus with an interest in Math. We also work closely with other organizations on campus to hold fun and educational events for the campus community.Fall 2016 - Spring 2017Added by Kassaundra
Projects, Publications & Classwork
Investigation of changes to oral bacterial strains over time through genetic analysis of Streptococcus mutans (Research Project)Investigating the changes to the human strains over time in order to better inform the utility of Streptococcus mutans in the identification of an individual in forensic cases involving human bites. Short Arbitrary primed PCR of genomic DNA from these cultures allowed for a quick genotyping based on similarities and differences between amplicons and allowed for discrimination between individuals.
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