HPE student Matt Long and PRM students Ashley Johnson, Taylor Carrigan, and Krista Patton presented their research at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR). Dr. Callie Schultz and Dr. Gayle Wells served as faculty mentors to the students’ research projects as part of the UNC Undergraduate Research Grant “Empowering students to combat poverty through community action: Undergraduate research on The Poverty Simulation”
Several psychology program faculty and students attended and presented at the Southeastern Psychological Association Annual Meeting in Jacksonville, Florida.
Dr. April Perry and two colleagues published a new manuscript in the Journal of the Professoriate, entitled “New Faculty Transitions and Obstacles: An Auto-Ethnographic Exploration.”
Three Department of Human Services faculty, Drs. Marie-Line Germain, Phyllis Robertson, and Sarah Minnis, have recently published an article titled, “Protests, Rallies, Marches, and Social Movements as Organizational Change Agents,” in Advances in Developing Human Resources.
Dr. Brandi Hinnant-Crawford has published new article in Urban Education, entitled: Legislating Instruction in Urban Schools: Unintended Consequences of Accountability Policy on Teacher-Reported Classroom Goal Structures.
Hannah Whitehead, graduate student in the M.A.Ed., Elementary Education Literacy concentration was recognized as the winner of the Literature Review/Academic Paper Competition in the 27th Annual Graduate Research Symposium at WCU. Her paper is entitled Vocabulary Support for Reading Comprehension. Her faculty sponsor is Dr. Carrie Rogers.