2:30–3:15 p.m. Concurrent Sessions V

Contemporary Research on LGBTQ+ Issues Session B: Transgender Experiences 
Byars Hall 121 
The Effect of Imagined Interpersonal Contact on Attitudes Towards Transgender Individuals
Jay Lawson

Singular “They” in Academic Writing
Cas Dumas


Physics on the Farm 2.0
McGlothlin-Street (MS) Hall 147
Madison Jackson, Jacob Pighini, Carlos Andrade, Joseph Tolone, Noah Griffin


Emory & Henry College: In Uniform and Under Fire
Byars Hall 018 
Rolfe L. Hillman III


Student Poster Presentations: Modern Mathematicians Poster Session 
Kelly Library 
Noah Jennings, Allison Cochran, Liam Besneatte-Cullinane, Kassi Armendo, Kendall Flowers, Matthew Kilby, Sam Page, Brianna Prunka, Dalton Richardson


Honors Showcase
McGlothlin-Street (MS) Hall 102
What are We Fighting? – Analysis of the War on Drugs
Alexus DeMers

Micro-plastic Contamination in the Rivers of Southwest Virginia
Rafe C. Hagee

Pink Penalty?: The Price of Female Athletes’ Competitiveness
Rachel Smoot