Past Senior Projects

Senior projects integrate the knowledge and perspectives students gain throughout their undergraduate experience into a culminating project and presentation. These projects often reflect original research undertaken alongside faculty members, the creation of unique works of art, or the development of innovative ideas and resources connected to the outside community.

See photos from past Senior Project Days: 2016 | 2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012

See abstracts from past Senior Projects Days:  2018 |2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014

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Asela Chandrasinghe ’19 smiling

Her student research focuses on ways to constrain the addictive effects of smoking.

Shawn Opfer '19 smiling

The Pacific University student's study plans were "disrupted" by an encounter with computational chemistry. Now he’s using computational chemistry to study the behavior of surfactant compounds, with an eye on real-world uses.

Kelsi Roth Pictured smiling

A creative writing major, Roth has tackled difficult subjects in her original works. “I hope that it opens up people’s minds and I hope that it makes people laugh,” said Roth, who says she employs “dark humor” to deal with sensitive subjects.