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Eleanor E. Kemp Memorial Research Fund
Student Research Awards
Year Recipients     Undergraduate - Graduate Research Topic
To Apply:         Prospective Awards Applicants Please click on "Terms & Conditions"
  Award Recipient (s) Awards to be Celebrated at the Center for Gender Studies
Current Research Conference / Symposium on Gender
2013-2014 Jennifer Glass "Rural Lesbians’ Perceptions of the Impact of Coming Out Within Family
Relationships: A Qualitative Investigation"
2013-2014 Jaclyn Mullins "Posttraumatic Growth among Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: The Role of
Giving and Receiving Social Support"
2013-2014 Matthew Ostrander "Sex differences in anxiety’s effect on cannabinoid-treated rats’ spatial learning"
2011-2012 Paige Cordial "Effect of Mountaintop Removal on the Mental Health of Central Appalachians"
2010-2011 Joshua Bradley "Understanding Social Advocacy through the Views of Mental Health Practitioners"
2010-2011 Alynn Gordon Gendered Career-Family Attitudes Among Current-Generation University Students"
2009-2010 Kayla Huntley   "Themes of Femininity and Power in the Portrayal of Women Leaders"
2008-2009 No award recipients     
2007-2008 Erin Carroll  "The Role of Mood on Reports of University Citizen and   Deviance Behaviors"
2007-2008 Chelsea Newton  "Exploring Who Does and Does Not Sign Virginity Pledges Among Homosexual Adolescents"
2006-2007       Cora Taylor  "The effects of social anxiety disorder in the classroom"
2006-2007  Kimberly Childers "The effects of level of collaboration on everyday decision-making task performance among romantic college partners"
2005-2006 Nicole Reed
 "Teacher Experience and Gender Bias in the Identfication of ADHD"
  Jennifer Davis
"Transitional Supportive Housing for Domestic Violence Survivors"
2004-2005 Christina Parker &
Kimberly Culpepper
 "The Relationship Between Gender, Dominance, and Self-Esteem"
2004-2005 Morgann McGinty
"Transitional Supportive Housing for Survivors of Domestic Violence"
2002-2003 Jacki Quinlan "Perceptions of Gender Differences in Parental Ability"
2001-2002 No award recipients
No Awards Presented for this Academic Year
2000-2001 Jessie Zahorian
"Gender Differences in Perception of Commitment and Sexual Intent"
2000-2001 Shaun Richardson &
Sarah Grindstaff
"Attributed Problem-Solving Skills of Professionals with Gender-Typical and Gender-Atypical Occupations"
2000-2001 Carly Erin Saunders
"Academic Self-views: Gender Differences in Current and Possible Selves"
1999-2000 Michelle Rice "Female College Students and Perceived Relationship Problems in Powerful Roles"
1998-1999 Jill Cook "Gender, Focus on Physical Appearance, and Feelings About Powerful Roles"
1997-1998 Maria Zanardo "The Impact of Women in Advertisements on Sexual Attitudes"
997-1998 Samantha Lively Location Strategies Used by Hippocampus Lesioned and Non-Hippocampus Lesioned Rats"
1996-1997 Vonita Brim "Socio-cultural influences on self-reported perceptions and attitudes related to body image"
1996-1997 Jamie Lee Feguson "The perception and treatment of mental illness in colonial America"
1995-1996 Magdalene E. Drewnowski  "Does the Gender of a Leader in a High Adventure Recreational Activity Effect Assumptions about the Leader and the Activity"
1995-1996 Justin A. Lofurno  "The Effects of Shift Work and 'Morningness' on Hospital Employees"
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