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Student Ari Bearman received a Murchison Fellowship to work with Professor Phillips.
Student Alec Trahan received a Murchison Fellowship to work with Professor Ellison.
Student Priscilla Tovar-Perez received funding from the McNair Scholars program to work with Professor Childers.
Professor Becker and colleagues from Oregon Research Institute received a five-year grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to study dissemination and implementation of peer educator programs.
Professor Ellison and colleagues from Davidson College and University of Richmond received a grant from the Associated Colleges of the South (ACS) focused on promoting learning among underrepresented students in Statistics and Research Methods courses in psychology.
Professor Hertel gave an invited talk at the Association for Psychological Science meeting in San Francisco.
Professor McIntyre was an invited discussant at the Conference on Teaching and Research in Economic Education.
Professor Becker gave invited workshops in Chicago, Miami, and Monterrey, Mexico.
Professor Becker gave an invited keynote presentation at the Miami International Child and Adolescent Mental Health Conference and was a plenary discussant at the International Conference on Eating Disorders in Chicago.
Professor Becker was named a Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science.
Professor Becker was elected president of the Society for a Science of Clinical Psychology.
New Book Contracts
Professor Childers received a contract for an edited book on language learning to be published by Springer International.
Professor McIntyre received a contract for a statistics textbook from MacMillan Worth Press.
Professor McIntyre received a contract for an edited book on interpersonal relationships’ role in the self-concept from Springer Press.