Honors & Awards

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Behavioral Neuroscience

Honors & Awards

Student Honor
• Katie Stevenson ’14 & Blaine Lewis ’14 – 1st Place, Poster Competition (KPA Spring 2013 Student Conference)
• Chelsea Benham ’13 & Gwynne Rose ’14 – 2nd Place, Poster Competition (KAS Fall Conference)

Publications & Presentations
• Benham, C., Oberst, L., Rose, L.G., Lewis, B., Stevenson, K., Skogsberg, K. (2013), The effect of energy drinks on visual attention task performance. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington D.C.

• LeBlond, L., Connor, J., Duren, T.G., Skogsberg, K. (2013), “Let me play!” Differences in undergraduates’ concussion and return-to-play knowledge. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington D.C.

Recent Graduate Placements
• Chelsea Benham ’13 – Washington University, St. Louis Missouri (physical therapy)
• Julia Flemming ’13 – University of Alabama Birmingham (neuropsychology)
• Grant Poston ’13 – Bradley University (physical therapy)
• Kent Crick ’12 – University of Indianapolis (clinical psychology)
• Myaa Lightfoot ’12 – Lipscomb University (pharmacy)
• William George ’12 – University of Louisville (education and administration)
• Leah Oberst ’12 – University of Kentucky (cognitive psychology)
• Nina Marajinovic ’10 – University of Kentucky (clinical psychology)
 

Psychology

Honors & Awards

Student Honor
• Megan Radenhausen ’14 – Parents Committee Internship Fund, Internship in Ghana

Publications & Presentations
• Campos, B., Shiota, M.N., Keltner, D., Gonzaga, G., Goetz, J.L. (2013). What is shared, what is different? Core relational themes and expressive displays of eight positive emotions. Emotion & Cognition, 27, 37-52.

• Nelson, K., Goetz, J.L. (October 2012). The expression of compassion: Does it exist? Oral presentation given at the Kentucky Academy of Sciences Annual Meeting, Richmond, Ky.

• Weed, S., Goetz, J.L. (May 2013). Predictors of helping in everyday and life-and-death situations. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science National Convention Washington D.C.

• Nelson, K., Goetz, J.L. (May, 2013). Spontaneous expressions of compassion in response to suffering. Poster presented at the Association for Psychological Science National Convention Washington D.C.

Recent Graduate Placements
• Anne Wiggington ’13 – Eastern Kentucky University (occupational therapy)
• Brittany Eisner ’13 – University of Cincinatti (school counseling)

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