Student Research & Action

Student Research:

Class based work:

INFORMATIONAL BOOKLET Hydraulic Fracturing in Northwestern Pennsylvania by E. Brandt, A. Britt, J. Haffner, A. Koebley, J. Lampe, F. Levy, J. G. Squires, Szoszorek, S. Wade, A. Zedar, Supervised by Professor E. A. Olson, PhD.  Environmental Science/Studies Junior Seminar, Spring 2013.

Hydraulic fracturing at Bousson Experimental Forest: Not simply a choice between the income and the environment by Rebecca Dilla. Environmental Science/Studies Freshman Seminar 201 with Kate Darby, PhD, Fall 2012.

Hydraulic Fracturing and Its Effect on Public Perception by Hillary Fenrich. Environmental Science/Studies Freshman Seminar 201 with Kate Darby, PhD, Fall 2012.

Issues that Pertain to Hydraulic Fracturing at Bousson Experimental Forest by Hillary Krill. Environmental Science/Studies Freshman Seminar 201 with Kate Darby, PhD, Fall 2012.

Recommendations to the Allegheny College Board of Trustees: Natural Gas Leasing in the Bousson Environmental Research Reserve by Liesel Anderson, Liz Blyth, Noelle Brouillard, Mark Burkhart, Tyler Chilcott, Pat Cole, Cal Cumpstone, Kelli Decker, Jake Dowling, Dan Eiben, Stephen Fuhrer, Gavin Gratson, Gauri Joshi, John Kauffman, Anthony Lonzo, Devone McLeod, Garrett Morosky, Katherine Moses, Dibyo Mukherjee, Steven Newbrough, Ellen Rasmussen, Sara Schombert, Kaitlyn Sellers, JJ Schneider, ElAni Taylor, Rachel Verno, Edited by Don Goldstein, AW Robertson Professor of Economics.  Economics 421 (Strategic Environmental Management), Spring 2013.

Bousson: Rags to Riches, Riches to Rags, Rags to…? by Meredith Gumash, History 190, Fall 2012.

How Do Members of the Allegheny College Community Develop Their Perceptions of Fracking and What Role Does Media Play in Influencing Such Perceptions? by Jessica Stickel, Pasquale DiFrancesco, Joshua Paradise, Jenna Smith. Environmental Science 490: Political Ecology with Professor Barnhart, Spring 2013.

Media Influence on Hydraulic Fracturing Perceptions at Allegheny College – Poster  by Jessica Stickel, Pasquale DiFrancesco, Joshua Paradise, Jenna Smith. Environmental Science 490: Political Ecology with Professor Barnhart, Spring 2013.

Perceptions on Deep Shale Gas Exploration at Allegheny – Paper by Abigail Dunegan, Gavin Gratson, Matthew Hayes,Dibyajyoti Mukherjee, William Tolliver. Environmental Science 490: Political Ecology with Professor Barnhart, Spring 2013.

Perceptions on Deep Shale Gas Exploration – Poster by Abigail Dunegan, Gavin Gratson, Matthew Hayes,Dibyajyoti Mukherjee, William Tolliver. Environmental Science 490: Political Ecology with Professor Barnhart, Spring 2013.

Senior Comprehensive Projects:

The Future of Meadville: Some Potential Effects of the Production of Unconventional Fuels by Nicholas Christensen, Spring 2013.

A New Lease on Life: Documenting the Relationship Between Low-Income Landowners and Their Fracking Lease Agreements by Rachel McCarthy, Spring 2013.

Site Suitability Analysis for Hydraulic Fracturing in the French Creek Watershed Using a GIS by Bethany Walker, Spring 2013.

 

Student Action:

ASG survey

Students for Environmental Action petition urging trustees to end consideration of natural gas development