Two faculty members and four undergraduate researchers in psychology presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association conference held in Charleston, S.C.
Assistant Professor CJ Fleming and Professor Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler of the Department of Psychology recently presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association (SEPA) conference in Charleston, S.C. from March 6 – 9, 2018 along with four seniors majoring in psychology.
Fleming was nominated for an “Early Career” award for her presentation, “Undergraduates’ Disclosures of Unwanted Sexual Experiences: Who, Why, and When?” with undergraduate researcher Emma Muscari.
Each of the following students presented the results of over two years of mentored undergraduate research at the conference:
- Caroline Dean ’18, Honors Fellow, (Mentor: Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler) presented “Risk and Resiliency: A Cross-cultural Analysis of Parents’ Beliefs About Children’s Play Experiences in the Natural World.”
- Hope Kase ’18, Elon College Fellow (Mentor: Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler) presented “Preschoolers’ Social Perspective Taking, Storytelling, and Art.”
- Lauren Westerberg ’18 (Mentor: Maureen Vandermaas-Peeler) presented “Inquiry in a Reggio Emilia-inspired preschool.”
- Alicia Paul ’18, Honors Fellow, (Mentor: C.J. Fleming) presented “Anxiety Management in College: An Evaluation of a Mobile Intervention.