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12 Oct
Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre for the Performing Arts
Oct 12, 2023 | 6:00 PM-8:00 PM


Gallatin Student Research Conference

The annual Gallatin Student Research Conference features selected student research projects from the Dean’s Award for Summer Research, the Africa House Bergman Summer Fellowship, and the Horn Family Fund for Environmental Research.

Now in its 10th year, this conference will include 8 student presentation videos followed by a panel discussion led by Professor Ashley Agbasoga.  

Featured Panelists, in Presentation Order:

  • Alex Friedman (BA ’24) Obsidian
  • Brianna Bellamy (BA ’24) Ecological Reciprocity and Environmental Justice: A Case Study of Utah Community Gardens
  • Jay Wood (BA ’25) Unanswered Calls For Reform: The Demarginalization of Tunisian Youth
  • Elliot Wright (BA ’24) Artificial Intelligence as a Discrete Artistic Medium
  • Dejing Eloise Wang (BA ’24) Multilingual Theatre In Practice: Accessibility vs. Authenticity
  • Mer Wade (MA ’24) Cowboy Centos
  • Anastasia Vlasova (BA ’25) Silent Eruptions: Meditations on Icelandic Sublimity, the Human Psyche, and Ecological Harmony 
  • Lex Jacquet (BA ’24) What Bring Us Together

All student video presentations, including those not speaking during the conference, can be found on the Gallatin Summer Research Blog.


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