History Students Present at Honor Society Meeting

  • April 15, 2014

  • MANSFIELD, PA— Four Mansfield University students presented papers at the Eastern Pennsylvania Regional Meeting of Phi Alpha Theta History Honor Society hosted by Shippensburg University on April 5.(L-R) Associate Professor Shawndra Holderby, Chelsi Wood, Megan Hoch, Justin Grubb, Kaitlyn Calvert, Professor Karen Guenther

    Kaitlyn Calvert (S. Williamsport, PA) presented her paper, “Medical Experiments Performed on Twins in Auschwitz-Birkenau by Dr. Josef Mengele.”

    Justin Grubb (Mansfield, PA) presented his paper entitled, “Wernher von Braun:  Scientist, Nazi SS Officer, and War Criminal.”

    Megan Hoch (Fleetwood, PA) presented her work, “Pennsylvania Dutch Superstitions and Powwowing.”

    Chelsi Wood (Mansfield, PA) presented, “Elizabeth the Rhetor: The Makings of a Female King.”    

    Professor Karen Guenther and Associate Professor Shawndra Holderby, faculty advisors for the Alpha-Iota-Beta Chapter of Phi Alpha Theta, served as session chairs at the regional meeting.