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