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2016-2017 Emerging Scholars Projects


Emerging Scholars Projects: 2016‐2017 

  • Adoption and Foster Care: Experiences and Attitudes with Doreen Arcus, Associate Professor of Psychology and Maria Borrero, Psychology 
  • Sentiment Analysis, Party Politics, and Presidential Primaries with John Cluverius, Assistant Professor of Political Science and John Nyarko, Political Science and Economics 
  • Through Their Eyes: Understanding the Transition to College with Judith Davidson, Associate Professor, Graduate School of Education and Patrice Faith Olivar, Psychology 
  • The Contradictions of Place: Lowell, Massachusetts as Consumer of Slave‐produced Cotton and as a Leading City in the Struggle to End Slavery with Robert Forrant, Professor of History and Emily Yunes, History 
  • The Musical Playground with Elissa Johnson‐Green, Assistant Professor of Music and Tyler McMillan, Music Studies 
  • The Realities of LGBT Asylum: From Institutional Approaches to Individual Experiences with Cheryl Llewelyn, Assistant Professor of Sociology and David Rodriguez, Sociology and Psychology 
  • Examining the Nature of Learning Difficulties in Children through Eye‐Tracking Technology with Richard Serna, Associate Professor of Psychology and Lauren Keisling, Exercise Physiology (Psychology minor) 
  • Shooting for Inclusion: Photovoice Project with Jana Sladkova, Associate Professor of Psychology and Pisey Hok, Psychology 
  • How Can Cognitive Psychologists Use Scientific Outreach to Help Teachers and Students? with Yana Weinstein, Assistant Professor of Psychology and Syeda Nizami, English and Psychology