Professor of Psychology Barney Beins published an article in the journal History of Psychology entitled "Teaching Measurement Through Historical Sources".
Leigh Ann Vaughn, Barney Beins, and their students presented their research at the annual convention of the Eastern Psychological Association in New York City on March 5 and 6, 2010.
Leigh Ann Vaughn, Associate Professor of Psychology, Audrey Harkness ('08), and Emily Clark ('08) have published an article titled, "The effect of incidental experiences of regulatory fit on trust," in this month's issue of Personal Relationships. The research showed that when people judge how much they trust an acquaintance, feeling right enhances trust. This occurs even when the activity that caused them to feel right had nothing to do with the person whose trustworthiness they are judging.
The National Conferences on Undergraduate Research (NCUR), established in 1987, is dedicated to promoting undergraduate research, scholarship, and creative activity in all fields of study by sponsoring an annual conference for students. Unlike meetings of academic professional organizations, this gathering of young scholars welcomes presenters from all institutions of higher learning...
Leigh Ann Vaughn, associate professor in the Department of Psychology, presented research at the 11th annual conference of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology in Las Vegas, NV, on January 29, 2009. The research was on when people will engage in high-level, inclusive thinking.