Research and Outreach

2008 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

 

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

 

Jennifer Balsiger (James Kurre) - $1,200
“Which Foreign Trade Partners Would Best Help to Stabilize the Erie Economy?”
 

Benjamin Gilson (James Kurre) - $1,200
“Creating a More Timely Measure of Erie’s Standard of Living”
 

2007 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

 

SAM AND IRENE BLACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Jordan Gilmore (Kerry King) - $1,200
"Does Media Coverage of Economic Events Impact Legislative Voting Behavior"

 

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING

2006 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 
Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

 

SAM AND IRENE BLACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Alexander Kazmierczak (James Kurre) - $1,200
"What Type of Products= Prices Vary More Across Space?  An Initial Examination"
 

Jason Pflueger (James Kurre) - $1,200
"What Causes the Link between Income Inequality and Manufacturing Employment?"
 

2005 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

 

SAM AND IRENE BLACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Robert Lantzy (James Kurre) - $1,100
"The Large and Small of the Erie Economy: Are Small Firms the Real Locomotive Driving the Erie Economy?"
 

Jason Pflueger (James Kurre) - $1,100
"How Much Income Inequality is There in the Erie Area and Why Does It Exist?"

 

2004 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

2004 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships
 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

SAM AND IRENE BLACK SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

2003 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

Christopher D. Agosti (John Roth) - $1,200
“Cryogenic Treatment of Machine Tools”

2002 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

●        Sarah L. Campbell (Margaret Thoms and Jana Goodrich) - $1,180
          “Analysis of Recruiting Websites of Fortune 100 Companies to Determine Best Practices”

2001 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

 

●        Ryan Ferguson (John Fizel) - $1,200
          “Rationale Behind Last Minute Bidding”

 

2000 Undergraduate Student Summer Research Fellowships

 

Each grant lists individual student researcher(s) with respective cooperating faculty member(s) in parenthesis.

 

SCHOOL OF BUSINESS

Erica Fouse (Peg Thoms) - $1140
“Analyzing Recruiting Web Sites of the Fortune 100 from the College Student’s Viewpoint”

Jennifer Warner (James Kurre) - $1200
“Identifying Foreign Trade Partners to Stabilize the Erie Economy”

Robert White (Diane Parente) - $1200
“E-Commerce Reverse Auctions”

 

Construction to Begin on $16.5M Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Center

Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, and the Greater Erie Industrial Development Corp., an affiliate of DevelopErie, broke ground on May 15 for a $16.5 million Advanced Manufacturing and Innovation Center, a collaborative research facility that will add classrooms, engineering labs and private industry space to Knowledge Park.