Scholars at the Capitol

Scholars at the Capitol

McNair Scholar Charles Olsen ’13 talks about his research at the Scholars at the Capitol poster session.

During February, McNair Scholars Charles Olson ’13 and Roseanna Benser ’13 represented Augsburg at the Minnesota Private College Scholars at the Capitol research poster session. Olson, a biopsychology major, presented the research he conducted with biology assistant professor David Crowe on brain activity during perception. Benser, a sociology major, shared an analysis of audience perception during stand-up comedy performances, research she conducted with sociology professor James Vela-McConnell. This annual event, sponsored by the Minnesota Private College Council, highlighted the research of undergraduate students from 15 Minnesota colleges and universities.

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