38th Psychology Science Atlantic Conference

May 22-24, 2014 St. Thomas University, Fredericton, NB

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(From left to right) Morgan Johnson, Joshua Quinlan, Anna Scheidler, Jonathan Cunningham, Maryani Lesmana, Philip Aucoin, Catherine Gallagher

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Download the Undergraduate Psychology Conference 2014 Program (.pdf) for abstracts of presentations.

Thank you to our generous conference sponsors!

Science Atlantic Research Award (Award Description)

Best Oral Presentation

Maryani Lesmana

Maryani Lesmana
University of New Brunswick
Experiences of the Exceptionally Old Living in the Neoliberal Age: Community Participation and Independence

Anna Scheidler

Anna Scheidler
St.Thomas University
Unrealistic Optimism and Negative Life Effects

Best Poster Presentation

Jonathan Cunninghum

Jonathan Cunninghum
St. Francis Xavier University
An Examination of the Positive Allosteric Modulator Fendline on Cocaine Self-Administration and Cue-Induced Reinstatement in the Rat

Joshua Quinlan

Joshua Quinlan
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Position Error Gradients in the Brown-Person Paradigm

 

Science Atlantic Communication Award, sponsored by Canadian Science Publishing (Award Description)

Best Oral Presentation

Catherine Gallagher

Catherine Gallagher
St. Francis Xavier University
Attachment, Emotion Regulation, and Antisocial Behaviour in a Sample of Federally Incarcerated Women

Best Poster Presentation

Philip Aucoin

Philip Aucoin
Mount Saint Vincent University
Verbal overshadowing of visual memories: Some things are better left unsaid- Replication of Schooler and Engstler-Schooler

 

Karen Nicholson Award in Neuropsychology (Award Description)

Morgan Johnson

Morgan Johnson
Dalhousie University
Spatial Seperation of Cortical Activity Associated with First and Second Language Processing in Late Second Language Learners