This collection showcases presentations made by Cedarville University faculty members at various conferences, workshops, and other public venues.


Submissions from 2019

Chlorogenic Acid Increases Basal Tone with No Effect on Relaxation of Rat Ileal Smooth Muscles by Mechanisms Independent of PKG Mediated Effects on Myosin Light Chain Phosphorylation, Sarah Berman, Jamie Huston, Austin Lail, Nicole Piquette, and Elisha R. Injeti

NSTA/CAEP Science Teacher Preparation Standards, Michael Dias, Deborah Hemler, and William I. Jones

Ethical Considerations Regarding Emotional Support Animals (ESA) Evaluations, Michael W. Firmin, Bethany Carson, Samantha Hershberger, Karolyn Sabo, Anna Edwards, and Elliott H. Gilmore

Potential Psychological Implications of the Inclusion of 6C72 Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder in the ICD-11, Michael W. Firmin and Matthew W. Shinkle

Philosophy of Religion and Art, John R. Gilhooly

Screening for Social Determinants of Health in Pediatric Primary Care, Kim Higginbotham

The Clinical Role of New Gram-Negative Antibiotics, Zach Jenkins and M. Bauer

The Coconino Sandstone Story, John H. Whitmore

Effective Integration of Some Integrable Nonlinear Schrödinger Equations, Otis C. Wright III

Perceived Professional Identities of Christian Healthcare Workers in Clinical Settings, Felisha L. Younkin, Michael W. Firmin, Rachel L. Parrill, Alexis D. Smith Ms., and Zachary J. Krauss

Presentations from 2018

Cracking Open an Idea: Preservice Teachers Using Lesson Study to Reevaluate Read Aloud Lessons, Megan R. Brown

They’re Different but They’re Not Different: An Analysis of Disability as Nonnormative Other, Megan R. Brown

Cedarville's Solar Field, Robert Chasnov

Jewish Perspective to Bridge the Ethnic Divide, Robert Chasnov

Utilizing Required PharmD Projects and Assistantships to Engage Students in Research Across Disciplines, Aleda Chen, Juanita A. Draime, Melissa J. Beck, Samson Amos, and Justin W. Cole

The Experiences of Faculty Development in Nursing Education in Taiwan: From Faculty's perspective, S. F. Cheng, C. L. Kuo, M. Z. Li, M. C. Chen, and Chu-Yu Huang

Incorporation of Electronic Health Record Patient Cases to Address the Pharmacists’ Patient Care Process, Justin W. Cole, Zach Jenkins, Andrew Straw, and Stephanie M. Cailor

The Opioid Epidemic, From Hopeless Dope to Dopeless Hope, Greg Delaney and Elizabeth A. Delaney

The Moral Imagination and the Future of Baptist Political Witness: A Response, Dan DeWitt

Assessment of the Use of a Patient Simulation on Pharmacy Student HIV Treatment Knowledge, Juanita A. Draime, Anna M. Staudt, Zach Jenkins, Nicole K. Stute, and MeiLing G. Norfolk

Tango Music for Violin and Piano, Carlos Elias

Making Peer Feedback an Effective Component of the TBL Instructional Strategy, Marty L. Eng and Sarah Lerchenfeldt

Finding Ideas and Resources for a Blended Learning Environment, Jeremy Ervin

How to Help Develop Your Staff for Free, Jeremy Ervin

It's a Project-based World! Gold Standard Approach, Jeremy Ervin

It’s a Project-based World! Part 2: Engage Your Students and Community, Jeremy Ervin

Making Learning Visible: Measuring Understanding, Not Knowledge, Jeremy Ervin

Making Learning Visible, Part 2: Measuring Understanding, Jeremy Ervin

Using Reflective Practice for Professional Learning in a STEM Classroom, Jeremy Ervin

Creating Grit and Perseverance Through Critical Thinking, Lori Ferguson

Games in the Mathematics Classroom, Lori Ferguson

Is There More to Mathematics Than the Right Answer?, Lori Ferguson

Pre-Service Teachers' Construction and Implementation of Academic Language in a Mathematics Classroom, Lori Ferguson

Strategies for Lecture Dynamism in Higher Education: Qualitative Perspectives, Michael W. Firmin, Samantha Kohli, Michaela E. Holloway, Kaela Indyk, and Mojadesinuola Adejokun

The Virtue of Close-Mindedness, John R. Gilhooly

Using Collective Memories to Construct Meaningful Textual Connections in an Out-of-School Program: Implications for the Classroom, Margaret Grigorenko and Betty Ruth Sylvester

Agency Theory, Stewardship Theory and Biblical Stewardship: Comparisons and Contrasts, Jeffrey S. Guernsey

Screening for Social Determinants of Health in Pediatric Primary Care, Kim Higginbotham

I Should Have Asked Why: Preservice Teachers Reflections on How They Languaged Relationships with Students, M. Hikida, Megan R. Brown, and F. Beauchemin

I Should Have Asked Why: Preservice Teachers Reflections on How They Languaged Relationships with Students, M. Hikida, M. Wilson, Megan R. Brown, F. Beauchemin, S. Jackson, and M. Thomas

Balancing Access and Funds of Knowledge: Case Study of a Teacher Preparation Program in a School for Students with Limited or Interrupted Formal Education (SLIFE), Merideth Hoagland and Annis N. Shaver


Rhythms of a God-Centered Life: Time and Sabbath in the Life of a Christian, Thomas Hutchison

Sabbath: The Rhythms of God's Song in Creation, Thomas Hutchison

Forging the Trail: Implementing a "Choose Your Own Adventure" Active Learning Model Within a Classroom Setting, Zach Jenkins

Surviving Sepsis: A Review of Antibiotic Therapy for Nurses, Zach Jenkins

Antimicrobial Use in the Management of Intraabdominal Infections, Zach Jenkins and M. Bauer

Best Practices in Pneumonia Management, Zach Jenkins and M. Bauer

Be Well: Physical Activity, Kristine H. Kidder

Simulation Simplified: Using Simulation in the Classroom, Kristine H. Kidder

Emotions, Feelings, and Personhood, Joshua Kira and John R. Gilhooly

Emotions, Feelings, and the Question of Impassibility, Joshua Kira and John R. Gilhooly

Applied Behavior Analysis for Homeschoolers, David B. Leitch

Behavior Management, David B. Leitch

Using Psycho-social Intake Assessments to Improve School Climate, David B. Leitch

The Utilization of Peer Feedback During Collaborative Learning in Medical Education: A Systematic Review, Sarah Lerchefeldt and Marty Eng

An Investigation into Luther’s Use of Hebrew in His 1545 Treatise, On the Last Words of David, William M. Marsh

The Holy Spirit as the Eternal Listener in Luther’s Sermons on the Gospel of John, William M. Marsh

A Reevaluation of Ἰησοῦς in Hebrews 4:8: Joshua or Jesus?, Michael McKay

Saline Infusion, Angelia Mickle

Stiffness of PLA and TPU 3D Printed Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications, Timothy L. Norman, Amy E. Abraham, Michael S. Pickett, and Joey R. Morin

Police and Community Relations for Christians, Patrick Oliver

Leading on Empty: Finding Inspiration When You’ve Lost Your Motivation, Roger L. O'Neel

Overcoming ‘Blah, Blah, Blah’: Creativity in Worship, Roger L. O'Neel

Seven Subtle Ways to Become Ineffective in the Eyes of Your Congregation, Roger L. O'Neel

Training the Next Generation of Worship Leaders, Roger L. O'Neel

Worship and Culture, Roger L. O'Neel

Where's the Evidence? Resources for Community-Level Interventions to Improve Health, Rachel L. Parrill and Carolyn A. Barnett

Daughters of the King Leading the Worship Ministry, Susan Plemons

Multicultural Worship, Susan Plemons

RX for Vocal Struggles, Susan Plemons

Picturing Diversity: Using Metaphors for Deep Understanding of Diversity While Studying Abroad, Lynn G. Roper and Betty Ruth Sylvester

Drinking Water Initiative for 3rd World Countries, Peter J. Savard

Living Water, Kadali Update, Peter J. Savard

SUP The Susquehanna River, Peter J. Savard

The Kadali, India Project, Peter J. Savard

The Kadali, India Project, Peter J. Savard

Evaluating Knowing and Reasoning in College for Use in Christian Higher Education, Erin Shaw

Citation of Jeremiah in the Composition of the Twelve, Michael B. Shepherd

Haggai and Zechariah in Greek Psalm Superscriptions, Michael B. Shepherd

On Christian Scholarship and the Future of Social Work Research, Michael E. Sherr

Diabetic Ketoacidosis, Nathanael Smith

Overview and Treatment of Bradykinin-Induced Angioedema, Nathanael Smith

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Nathanael Smith

Suvorexant for Prevention of ICU Delirium, Nathanael Smith

Economic Impact of Inpatient Treatment of Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections (ABSSSI) and Potential Cost Savings Associated with Outpatient Treatment with Dalbavancin, Nathanael Smith, Kara Orwig, and James A. Sizemore

What Remains of Edith Finch and the Function of Lament in the Christian Life, Ched E. Spellman

Engaging Student Through Creativity, Motivation, and Collaboration, Betty Ruth Sylvester

Reading Comprehension Strategies and Activities to Boost Textual Understanding 1: Sensory Images, Making Connections, Questioning, Betty Ruth Sylvester

Reading Comprehension Strategies and Activities to Boost Textual Understanding 2: Drawing Inferences, Determining Importance, Synthesizing, Betty Ruth Sylvester

Fruitful Pairings: Cross-disciplinary, Team-taught Experiments in Music History, Sandra S. Yang

Submissions from 2017

Presentation, Zachariah Benson


Precepting Tips for the New Practitioner, Jaclyn Boyle, Hannah Cross, Zachary N. Jenkins, and Emily M. Laswell


New Practitioners Networking Session, Jaclyn Boyle, Zachary N. Jenkins, and Emily M. Laswell

New Practitioner Pearls, Jaclyn Boyle, Zach Jenkins, and Emily Laswell

Precepting Tips for the New Practitioner, Jaclyn Boyle, Zach Jenkins, and Emily Laswell

Abilities Panel Event, Megan R. Brown

Judging by the First Look: Changing Representation of Disability on Book Covers, Megan R. Brown

Tell Me Who I Am: An Investigation of Cultural Authenticity in YA Disability Narratives, Megan R. Brown

Accurate Enough?: Representations of Disability in Children’s Literature, Megan R. Brown and A. Myers

The Effectiveness of Flipped Classroom Teaching Strategy in the Seminar in Nursing Practice Course for a 5-year Associate Degree Nursing Program, S. F. Cheng, H. M. Huang, and Chu-Yu Huang