• A Hartwick student using a microscope in the science lab.
  • A Hartwick professor discussing Botany with a student.
  • A Hartwick professor helping a student during class.
  • A Hartwick student using a microscope for research.

2004-05 Freedman Prize Winners

Three Hartwick students were awarded $5000 for faculty-guided research in the final round of the 2004 Freedman Prize competition. In addition, two students received honorable mention.

The top prize winners were:

  • Biology major David Miller '05, for his project "The Location of Antibiotic Resistance Genes in Isolates Taken From the Susquehanna River" (advisor: Mary Allen, associate professor of biology)
  • Geology major Joshua Valder '05, for his project "Oaxaca Mexico ROCKS!!" (advisor: Eric Johnson, associate professor of geology
  • Psychology Major Lindsey Olander '05, for her project "Unconscious Interpersonal Expectancy" (advisor: KinHo Chan, assistant professor of psychology).

Honorable mention prizes of $1000 were awarded to:

  • Amanda Rose '05, individual student program in creative writing and illustration, for her project "Non-Profit Bilingual Children’s Books" (advisor: Esperanza Roncero, assistant professor of Spanish)
  • Amanda Rosner '06, history major, for her project "Jessie Elvira Jenks: Educated Women in the American Workforce" (advisors: Peter Wallace, Dewar Professor of History; Dory Brown, adjunct instructor in museum studies; and Shelley Wallace, college archivist).