Slides for 4/15/2019 Networking Event

See the slides from our recent networking event for more information about the REU program or Honors College research opportunities.

Selected Examples of Student-Faculty Collaborative Work

Students participating in the REU program have had various opportunities to showcase the work they have done. Some students have had the opportunity to publish coauthored work, while others have traveled to present their work at national conferences or locally at JMU. Some selected examples are provided below.


Danielle Bragale (student) and Dr. Joshua Pate (adviser). “Challenges of an established amateur sport: Exploring how wheelchair basketball grows and thrives through a sport development lense.” Journal of Amateur Sport, 5(1), 50-75. See JMU’s eNews article

Jennifer Freebus (student) and Dr. William C. Wood (adviser). “Common Stock-Related Recusals on the Roberts Court: Financial Implications and a Low-Cost Solution,” Virginia Policy Review (submission completed). 2019.

Devin M. Boehmer (student) and Dr. William C. Wood (adviser). “Student vs. faculty perspectives on quality instruction: Gender bias, “hotness,” and “easiness” in evaluating teaching.” Journal of Education for Business, 92(4). 2017.


Callie Smith (student) and Dr. Elham Torabi (adviser) conducted research with Mary Washington Hospital


Mary Margaret Anthony and Lauren Calderaro (students) under advisement of Dr. Theresa Clarke presented work at the ACME conference in March 2019 in Houston, TX

Monica Linn, Le Kuai, and Anteo Sanna (students) under advisement of Dr. Ping Wang (adviser) presented work at the Asian Studies Conference in Madison Union in March 2017

Jami Adler and Brianna Cifelli (students) under advisement of Dr. Theresa Clarke (adviser) presented at the ACME conference in June 2017

Danielle Bragale (student) and Dr. Joshua Pate (adviser) at the 2018 Spring Honors Symposium. Barriers to Wheelchair Basketball: A Comprehensive Literature Review

Jami Adler, Devin Boehmer, Kerry Joyce, Emily Ringer, and Ryan Williams presented their collaborative work at the 2017 JMU COB Board of Advisors Meeting.