Gender Studies & Department of Psychology
2017 Research Symposium @ Radford University
Wednesday ~ April 19th ~ 2017
Location: Heth 022 ~ Time: 3:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Symposium Admission is Free & Open to the Public
Symposium and Presentations: 3:30 pm -  6:30 pm
Keynote Address  ~  ~ ~  ~  ~  ~ 3:30 to 4:30 pm
       “Women of Change, Women of Courage: Appalachian Activists”
              Keynote address by Dr. Theresa Burriss  ~  Presentation Abstract ~
Student - Faculty Presentations   ~  ~ ~  ~  ~  ~ 4:30 to 6:30 pm
Oral Presentations ~ 4:45 to 5:15 pm
  "Predicting the Academic Success of College Women" 
      by Karina Bevins, Cassandra Homick, Rebecca Wiegmann, Lara Barbir, Julianna Williams,
         Katie Easter & Celine Fadi
Faculty mentors: Jeff  Aspelmeier & Ann Elliott ~ Abstract ~ Oral Presentation


  "Depression in Adolescent Females"
      by Jessica Masta, Taylor Bertrand, Gabrielle Saulnier, & Anna Pankow
Faculty mentor: Kathleen Poole ~ Abstract ~ Oral Presentation
Poster Presentations: 5:15 to 6:30     
  "Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Distinction Among Women and Children Exposed to Domestic Violence" by Courtney Kalmanson 
  Faculty mentor: Nicole Petersen ~ Abstract ~ Poster Presentation
  "Fangirls Unboxed: Selling Girls on Superheroes " by Dixie Seitz
  Faculty mentor: Scott McDarmont ~ Abstract ~ Poster Presentation 
  "Infidelity and Trust in Relationships" by Lataja Allen, Elijah Dashiell-White & Akira Harris 
  Faculty mentor: Pamela Jackson ~ Abstract ~ Poster Presentation


  "Women's Risk of Sexual Aggression in Bar Culture "  by Rachel Dotson
  Faculty mentor: Nicole Petersen ~ Abstract ~ Poster Presentation
  "The Influence of Racial and Ageist Stereotypes on Future Healthcare Providers' Recommendations for Breast Cancer Treatments "  by Victoria Dunsmore
  Faculty mentor: Nicole Petersen ~ Abstract ~ Poster Presentation
  "Pluralistic Ignorance and Sexual Behaviors: A Comparison of Heterosexual and Homosexual Men on Hook-up Behaviors (Proposal)"  by Charles Wood
  Faculty mentor: Nicole Petersen ~ Abstract ~ Poster Presentation
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