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Current & Past Student Research Awards
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Year Recipients     Undergraduate - Graduate Research Topic
2015-2016 TBA  
2015-2016 TBA  
2015-2016 TBA  
2015-2016 TBA  
2015-2015 Savannah LeBarre  "The contribution of religious support: Postraumatic growth in rural breast cancer survivors"
2014-2014 Stirling Barfield  "Free to play: Resilient kids—part of a symposium on “Risk and Resilience: Overcoming the odds

  of community violence"

2014-2014 Jennifer Glass  "Rural Lesbians’ Perceptions of the Impact of Coming Out Within Family  Relationships:
  A Qualitative Investigation"
2014-2014 Jaclyn Mullins  "Posttraumatic Growth among Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors: The Role of Giving and

  Receiving Social Support"

2014-2014 Matthew Ostrander  "Sex differences in anxiety’s effect on cannabinoid-treated rats’ spatial learning"
2013 No award recipients      No Eleanor E. Kemp Memorial Research Awards Given in 2013
2012-2012 Alynnn Gordon  "The Role Played by Ambivalent Sexism in the Motherhood Penalty and Hiring Discrimination"
2012-2012 Sarah Kerper  "Out-of-class communication in higher education: Identifying predictors of faculty helping
2012-2012 Alysia Hoover-Thompson  "Women who self-objectify and objectify other women: The role of self-compassion"
2010-2011 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    No Eleanor E. Kemp Memorial Research Awards Given in 2008-2009
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
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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