2015 Fall Term Community-Based Research Fellows

Mariam Abdelwahab
Senior, Communication
Research Title: Community Based Research With Gwen's Girls
Faculty Mentor: Sara Goodkind, Social Work
Community Partner: Jada Shirriel, Gwen's Girls

Trent Dillon
Senior, Mechanical Engineering
Research Title: Civil and Environmental Engineering Building Sensors
Faculty Mentor: David Sanchez, Civil and Environmental Engineering
Community Partner: Bryan Perry, Oakland Planning and Development Corporation

Nick Goodfellow
Senior, Communication and Urban Studies
Research Title: A Gender-Based Exploration of the Work Environment for Bar Staff in Pittsburgh's Nightlife Venues
Faculty Mentor: Michael Glass, Urban Studies
Community Partner: Samey Lee, Fight Back Pittsburgh

Hailee Kulich
Senior, Bioengineering
Research Title: Accessibility faciltators and barriers affecting independent wheelchair transfers in the community
Faculty Mentor: Alicia Koontz, School of Health and Rehabilitations Science
Community Partner: Peggy Greenwell, The U.S. Access Board
Part of Hailee's Accessibility Research Published is Here


Theodore McCauley
Senior, Non-fiction writing
Research Title: Promise Stories: A Look Into the World of Pittsburgh Public Schools
Faculty Mentor: Mark Kramer, English
Community Partner: Phil Mollenkof and Lauren Bachorski, The Pittsburgh Promise

Joshua Orange
Senior, Urban Studies and French
Research Title: Community Based Activism and Development
Faculty Mentor: Morton Coleman, Urban Studies
Community Partner: Carl Redwood, Hill District Consensus Group

Shruti Revankar (second-semester CBR)
Senior, Neuroscience
Research Title: Providing At-Risk Youth the Tools to Build Bridges for Their Future
Faculty Mentor: Debra Artim, Neuroscience
Community Partner: Emily Morse, Amachi Pittsburgh