Tommy Ng, Lauren Alloy’s student received an honorable mention for the Smadar Levin Award for the best graduate student poster at the Society for Research in Psychopathology meeting last month.
Debra Bangasser was awarded the Janett Rosenberg Trubatch Career Development Award by the Society for Neuroscience (SfN). This award which recognizes originality and creativity in research and promotes success during academic transitions prior to tenure. The award comes with a $2,000 stipend and SfN meeting perks, such as free registration and an invitation to the…
Samantha Connolly (Lauren Alloy’s student) won the 2015 Scott Mesh Honorary Grant for Research in Psychology from APAGS.
Jessica Hamilton was also named to the editorial board of a major adolescence journal, the Journal of Youth & Adolescence, an honor practically unheard of for a graduate student
Jessica Hamilton (Lauren Alloy’s student) won the 2015 Anne Anastasi General Psychology Graduate Student Research Award from APA Division I.
Brooke Ammerman (Mike McCloskey’s student) was awarded an NIH F31
Thomas Shipley, with a paper co-written with his geology colleagues on spatial thinking in geosciences education, won the “outstanding paper of the year award” from the Journal of Geoscience Education.
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek became a Senior Fellow at the Brookings institution in DC. The Brookings Institution is a nonprofit organization devoted to independent research and policy solutions. Its mission is to conduct high-quality, independent research and, based on that research, to provide innovative, practical recommendations for policymakers and the public.
Kathy Hirsh-Pasek received a grant from the William Penn Foundation to create playful “smart zones” in low income neighborhoods.
Matt Carper, Phil Kendall’s student, was awarded an F31. In getting that award he thanked Lauren Alloy in particular, pointing out that not only did 80% of students in her 2013 grant writing class have their F31s funded, but 5 of the 11 students remaining in the cohort Matt started Temple with had their F31…