The Brown Bag Research Talk Series brings faculty, students and the university community together to consider cutting-edge practices in inquiry, analysis and research across diverse disciplines and fields. At its best, the series facilitates interdisciplinary collaboration for research and creative endeavor. For the 2015-2016 academic year, the series features presentations that marries the faculty member's research passions with best practices in research and creative endeavor.
The Brown Bag Research Talks Series meets on Tuesdays in the Holden Reading Room of the H.T. Sampson Library on the dates below from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. We provide light refreshments (usually sandwiches and beverages); attendees are welcome to bring their lunch.
August 25, 2015
Centrality Metrics for for Complex Network Analysis
Dr. Natarajan Meghanathan, Department of Computer Science
September 15, 2015
Transcending Brick & Mortar: Using Mobile Technologies in Higher Education
Dr. Dawn McLin, Department of Psychology
September 29, 2015
How Writers Improve: Learning from Students' Reflections on Their Writing
Dr. Kathi Griffin & Dr. Tatiana Glushko, Richard Wright Center
November 3, 2015
Geospatial Technology (GIS and Remote Sensing) for the Study of Earth and Its Changing Environment
Dr. Ranjani Kulawardhana, Department of Biology
January 26, 2016
Religious Involvement and Social Support as Predictors of Alcohol Use in a Conservative Christian University
Dr. Wendy Thompson, School of Social Work
February 2, 2016
February 23, 2016
March 22, 2016
JSU faculty and research staff interested in presenting may submit an inquiry.