Defenses and Examinations

You are invited to attend and participate in the oral doctoral examination of Wesley Lefferts, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, which will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 28, at 2 p.m. in 500 Hall of Languages.

Lefferts’s advisor is Professor Kevin Heffernan. The dissertation examining committee will be composed of Professors Tom Brutsaert, Tiago Barreira, Corey White, Alan Foley and Jing Lei. Professor Randall Jorgensen will serve as chair of the defense. The title of the candidate’s dissertation is: “Effects of Aerobic Exercise on Cognitive and Cerebrovascular Function in Hypertensive Adults.”

You are invited to attend and participate in the oral doctoral examination of Song He, candidate for the Ph.D. degree, which will be held on Friday, March 2, at 10 a.m. in 369 Link Hall.

Song He’s advisors are Professors O. Sam Salem and Baris Salman. The dissertation examining committee will be composed of Professors Cliff Davidson, Laura Steinberg and Young Moon. Professor Todd Moss will serve as chair of the defense. The title of the candidate’s dissertation is: “A Project-level Infrastructure Management Framework for Sustainable Roadway.”