2013 Presentations

Showcase of Undergraduate Research Excellence (SURE):

  • Daphne Kopel
  • Federico Scholcover
  • Maxine Najle
  • Sarah Prentice

Bailey, S.K.T., Sims, V.K., & Sinatra, A.M. (May, 2013). Crafting participation predicts maintenance of spatial skills in later life. Poster presented at the 25th APS Annual Convention, Washington D.C.

Sinatra, A.M., Sims, V.K., Najle, M.B. & Bailey, S.K.T. (May, 2013). Effects of degraded speech on attended recall in a dichotic listening task. Poster presented at the 25th APS Annual Convention, Washington D.C.

Bailey, S.K.T., & Dewar, A. (May, 2013).  The Santa Barbara Solids Test as a predictor of spatial visualization in older adults.  Poster presented at the 13th Vision Sciences Society Annual Meeting, Naples, FL

Marraffino, M. D., & Sims, V.K., (May 2013). Effects of climbing experience on mental object and body rotations. Poster presented at the 25th APS Annual Convention, Washington D.C.

Sims, V.K., Najle, M.B., Kent, T. , & Chin, M.G. (May 2013) Atheists and Non-Believers Are Viewed Differently Depending Upon Intrinsic Religion and Proposed Group Membership. Poster presented at the 25th APS Annual Convention, Washington D.C.

Najle, M.B., Sims, V.K., Kent, T., Chin, M.G., Cash, M., & Sinatra, A.M. (May 2013) Belief in God as a Predictor of Memory Representations of the terms Atheist, Christian, and Student. Poster presented at the 25th annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington D.C.

Bailey, S.K.T., & Dewar, A. (April, 2013).  Validation of the Santa Barbara Solids Test in a novel group.  Poster presented at the 6th Human Factors and Applied Psychology Annual Student Conference, Daytona, FL

Sinatra, A.M., Sims, V.K., Bailey, S.K.T. & Najle, M.B. (September, 2013). Differences in the performance of older and younger adults in a synthetic speech dichotic listening task. Poster presented at the 57th Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA

Szumlanski,S., Gomez,F., & Sims, V. K. (2013). A new set of norms for semantic relatedness measures. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2013), Sofia, Bulgaria. To appear.

Sinatra, A.M., Sims, V.K., Bailey, S.K.T., & Najle, M.B. (October 2013). Differences in the Performance of Older and Younger Adults in a Synthetic Speech Dichotic Listening Task. Presented at the 57th Annual Human Factors and Ergonomics Society Conference, San Diego, CA.

Hynes, S. N., Chin, M. G., Sims, V. K. (July 2013). Dead or alive: Positive changes in general feelings about bats after an educational presentation including a taxidermy or live bat. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Anthrozoology, Chicago, IL.

Lum, H. C., Grandinetti, M., Halse, S. E., Sims, V. K., & Chin, M. G. (July 2013). The influence of a dog size and color on assessment of responsibility. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the International Society for Anthrozoology, Chicago, IL.

Selkowitz, R. A., Sims, V.K., Scholcover, F., & Siler, J.B. (2013) Mental Rotation of Objects Presented in a Complex Background. Poster presented at the 25th APS annual Convention, Washington D.C.