Sophia Leddy will be presenting at the 2016 Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity Symposium at Ashland University on Tuesday, April 12. Leddy’s oral presentation is titled, “Old, Not Dead: Why the U.S. Should Care about the Russian Threat to Europe.”
Leddy is majoring in international political science. She is the daughter of Ralph Leddy and Amanda Foley. Leddy is a 2014 graduate of Moundridge High School.
According to Dr. Diane Bonfiglio, assistant professor of psychology, the April 12 symposium, which is free and open to the public, will be held from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Myers Convocation Center. The symposium will feature the works of approximately 70 students from 11 departments in the College with oral presentations, performances, poster presentations and art exhibitions.
Dr. Dawn Weber, dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, will provide the welcome and opening remarks. She said the symposium will showcase the many and varied talents of the students in the College of Arts and Sciences.
“This event provides students in the College of Arts and Sciences the chance to present the results of independent research, exhibit their artwork, or give literary readings, musical or theatrical performances in a professional setting,” Weber said. “And we are excited that the public as well as all faculty, staff and students will be able to attend these presentations and performances.”
For a complete listing of presentations, go to: http://ashlandurca.blogspot.com/search/label/2016%20Symposium