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Leigh Ann Vaughn, Associate Professor of Psychology, is a co-author on "Many Labs 3: Evaluating participant pool quality across the academic semester via replication," which was published in the Journal of Experimental Social Psychology on September 17, 2016.

This publication is the culmination of work by researchers at 22 institutions in the U.S. and Canada, which was headed by Charles Ebersole of the University of Virginia. The article acknowledges the following Ithaca College alumnae for contributing to the data collection in fall 2014: Emma Hayden Arnaut (2015), Patricia Herrmann (2015), Christine Hill (2015), Kanako Kambe (2016), Abigail Kane-Gerard (2016), and Hayley Paquette (2015). These students were psychology majors in Professor Vaughn's Social Judgment Research Team.

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Nancy Rader, Psychology, presented a paper in July at the European Workshop on Ecological Psychology in Groningen, The Netherlands, that presented her body of infancy research in the context of a Gibsonian theory of perception and attention. In May, she presented a poster with Judith Pena-Shaff, co-authored with Carole Dennis, Sharon Stansfield, and Helene Larin entitled, “Robotic-Assisted Locomotion and Executive Control in Non-Crawling Infants”, at the International Conference on Infant Studies in New Orleans, LA.

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Attendees of this conference learned about new research on how the scientific process can be improved. Additionally, we worked for three days to develop projects that could have immediate and concrete results.

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Professor Barney Beins has been named Historian of the Eastern Psychological Association, the oldest regional psychology association in the country. As part of his work as historian, he will work with the Center for the History of Psychology and the American Psychological Association to archive EPA’s records. In addition, he will be planning EPA’s 125th anniversary celebration.

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This year, thirteen students and one faculty member have been honored by membership in the Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society. The Sigma Xi motto is: "Companions in Zealous Research", a phrase that describes these scientists well. Founded in 1886, Sigma Xi is the international honor society of scientists and engineers who are elected to membership because of their research achievements or potential. The honorees were introduced by their research mentors at the banquet of the Paulen A Smith Chapter, which is celebrating its Fifty-first year at Ithaca College.

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