Videos

Welcome to the Grad Slam Videos page! Here you will find videos related to Grad Slam events. From press releases to presentations, you will find it here.

 

GRAD SLAM 2017

Grad Slam 2017 Finalist Presentations

GRAD SLAM 2016

Grad Slam 2016 Press Videos

Grad Slam 2016 Finalist Presentations April 4, 2016

GRAD SLAM 2015

Grad Slam 2015 Press Videos

Grad Slam 2015 Finalist Presentations

 

Grad Slam 2017

Finalist Presentations in presentation order

The top four presenters went on to represent the UA at the 2017 Arizona 3-Minute Grad Slam. The top presenter also represents the UA at the Western Association of Graduate Schools 3MT competition in Spring 2018.

 

Lourena Arone, Plant Pathology, Impacts of farming practices on the fates of aflatoxin in the environment

People's Choice, Honorable Mention, and Best Environmental Presentation Award Winner

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Sara Khosravi, Systems and Industrial Engineering, SmartWalk Assistant for Disabled Pedestrians

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Samantha Reznik, Clinical Psychology, Developing a new intervention for treatment-resistant depression

Second Place Finalist

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Joan Palmiter Bajorek, Second Language Acquisition and Teaching GIDP, Pronunciation Technology: Clear Speech and Empowerment

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Tim Frost, Biomedical Engineering GIDP, Accelerating drug discovery with microfluidic models

First Place Finalist

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Lora Key, History, Mexican Americans in the World War II Era

Third Place Finalist

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Grad Slam 2016

Press Videos

Link to related UA News Article by La Monica Everett-Haynes "Connected-Vehicles Visionary Wins Grad Slam"

Finalist Presentations

The videos are presented in order of presentation on the day of the event. The top three presenters and the Honorable Mention qualified to represent the UA at the statewide Arizona 3-Minute Grad Slam on April 16, 2016, in Phoenix, Arizona.

 

Adam Watson, Doctoral Student, Cancer Biology GIDP, Finalist

Andisheh Ranjbari, Doctoral Student, Dept. of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, 3rd Place Finalist

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Scott Daniel, Doctoral Student, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Honorable Mention Finalist

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Joshua Scholl, Doctoral Student, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Finalist

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Alejandro Martinez Chibly, Doctoral Student, Cancer Biology GIDP, 2nd Place Finalist and People's Choice Award Winner

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Shayan Khoshmagham, Doctoral Student, Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering, 1st Place Finalist

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Grad Slam 2015

Press Videos

UA News Video on Grad Slam, April 1, 2015 (Return to top)

Grad Slam 2015 Finalist Presentations, April 6, 2015 (Return to top)

The following videos showcase the six finalists of Grad Slam 2015. All videos were created by the University of Arizona Libraries, and are presented in order of appearance the day of the event.

Matthew Bronnimann, Doctoral Student, Department of Immunobiology, College of Medicine, Tied for 3rd Place (Return to top)

Rachel LaMantia, Masters Student, College of Architecture, 1st Place Finalist (Return to top)

Emily Mackelprang, Doctoral Student, Department of Psychology, College of Science, 2nd Place Finalist  (Return to top)

Victoria Moses, Doctoral Student, School of Anthropology, College of Social and Behavioral Science, Finalist (Return to top)

Nina Patrick, Doctoral Student, Pharmaceutical Sciences Program, College of Pharmancy, Tied for 3rd Place (Return to top)

Jasmine Sears, Doctoral Student, College of Optical Science, Finalist (Return to top)

Last updated 15 May 2017