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    • August 2014 -  Within the last few months, two former psych majors and emphasis students (scientist-practitioner emphasis) have had their papers accepted for publication in peer-reviewed journals, co-authored by Dr. Dan Stalder. The students are Kyle M. Anderson and Jessica A. Cook. These papers were based on each student's senior thesis (and emphasis capstone project).  The full references are:
      • Stalder, D. R., & Anderson, K. M. (in press). Are depressed individuals more susceptible to cognitive dissonance? Current Research in Social Psychology.
      • Stalder, D. R., & Cook, J. A. (in press). On being happy and mistaken on a good day: Revisiting Forgas' (1998) mood-bias result. Journal of Social Psychology.
    • May 2014 - Graduating Psychology major, Amy Schlueter was awarded the Celebration of Excellence Award for Outstanding LGBT*, Gender Identity, or Sexuality Studies Research for her senior thesis "Endorsement of the Traditional Male Gender Role: Its Relationship to Sexual Orientation and Willingness to Seek Help for Body Image Concerns." Amy's recently presented her research at the Midwest Psychological Association meeting (MPA) in Chicago. Dr. Barbara Beaver is Amy's senior thesis chairperson. Drs. Morgan and Neimeier are her senior thesis committee members.
    • April 2014 - Dr. Dan Stalder recently launched a social psychology blog. To check it out, go to
    • April 2014 - Psych majors present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research in Lexington, Kentucky.
    • March 2014 - Nursing Home Visitation Program students inspire generous charitable donation.
    • March 2014 - Psych majors present at Spring 2014 Undergraduate Research Day
    • March 2014 - Psych major Thomas Haasl represents UW-Whitewater research at the "Posters in the Rotunda" event at the state capital.




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