Lindsey M. Hildebrand (Nora Newcombe’s undergrad student) won second place for her research presented at a STEM Conference at Emory University
Sabina Khantsis (Debra Bangasser’s undergrad student) received the Robert H. West Social Sciences Award and won a poster award at the Philadelphia Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience meeting.
Joy Bergmann (Debra Bangasser’s undergrad student) received the Silver and Silver Scholarship.
Shannon Murphy (Lauren Ellman’s student) received an Honorable Mention for her NSF application
Taylor Burke (Lauren Alloy’s student) won an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.
Jonah Cohen (Rick Heimberg’s student) and Jessica Hamilton (Lauren Alloy’s student) were selected from more than 800 applicants to receive a full tuition scholarship to attend the Annual Student Workshop: CBT for Depression & Suicidality
Temple’s chapter of Psi Chi was awarded the 2014-15 Eastern Regional Chapter Award. That award comes with $500 and an engraved plaque to commemorate their outstanding achievements. Additionally, Temple’s chapter has met the requirements for a Model Chapter Award and will receive an additional $100 and a custom certificate, bringing the award total to $600.
David Waxler was selected to receive one of CLA’s Distinguished Teaching awards for 2015. This award will be presented at the Baccalaureate Ceremony on Thursday, May 7th at 4PM in Anderson 17.
Tim Shipley’s collaborative grant with a robotics researcher at Penn and aeolian scientists was funded by NSF: “INSPIRE: Legged Locomotion for Desert Research”, total grant will be $1M for 2 years. These grants are intended to be high risk high payoff interdisciplinary research grants.
Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek received an R30 award from Institute for Educational Science (IES).