University of Charleston

University of Charleston

2020 i3 Innovation Showcase Winners


Student Product, Process or Service


  1. Golfaholic – Timothy McCutchen, Courtney Whittington
  2. Bundle of Hope – Emma Hyson, Eric Constant
  3. LyveLyfe – Alexander Sypolt


Student Work of Art, Design, Performance or Creation 

  1. Revival – Rija Saleem
  2. Macro World – Alexander Sypolt
  3. Grow As We Go – Mallorie Mize


Student Research


  1. Quantitative Determination of Cannabinoids in Hemp Products – Kasonja Hill
  2. Clips vs Coils: Safety and Efficacy for the Treatment of Unruptured Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms – Sarah Baune (Bowney)
  3. The Effect of Inhibition of HSP90 on Malignant Phenotypes – Caleb Duncan


Student Case Study


  1. Campus Carry – James Priest, Destiney Brewer
  2. The Waste Management Accounting Scandal – Jason Prince, Alek Gracin (GruSeen)


Final Four


Grand Champion; Revival – Rija Saleem

Runner Up; Golfaholic – Timothy McCutchen, Courtney Wittington

Faculty/Staff Product, Process or Service


  1. UComics – Rebecca Newman, Anna Hughes
  2. UC Navigation / Interactive Mobile App – Danielle Shanklin
  3. Spice Rite – Rebecca Newman, Anna Hughes, John Adkins


Faculty/Staff Work of Art, Design, Performance or Creation


  1. Hey Dr. Ellis, Drop That Beat! – Anitra Ellis
  2. Nevertheless, She Persisted – Beth Wolfe
  3. Wirefly by Robin – Robin Taylor


Faculty/Staff Research


  1. Objective Measures and Emerging Adults’ Perceptions of Financial Knowledge – Jacob Tenney
  2. Bridging the Gap in a Gateway Course – Dawn Turner
  3. Collaborative Testing Student Engagement – Theresa Jackson




David Ramsburg
David Ramsburg, MBA

Executive Director of Innovation