Two mathematics majors **Monica Davanzo**, **Jonathan Zluticky**, and a graduate math student **Demitrius Moore **presented research projects at the 2018 MAKO Undergraduate Mathematics Research Conference in Spring Field, MO on November 10^{th}. MAKO is a regional mathematical conference representing universities from Missouri, Arkansas, Kansas, and Oklahoma. Monica’s presentation was entitled “The Buffered Fourier Spectral Method.” She was mentored by Dr. **Yinlin Dong**. Jonathan, mentored by Dr. **James Fetterly**, presented on “Problem Posing Project: A Serious Fibonacci Fiasco.” Demitrius’s presentation was titled “Divergent Thinking or Problem Posing: Creativity at its Best” and he was mentored by Dr. Fetterly. Travel funds for the students were provided by the Mathematics Department.