Poster Presentation

Pronoun with Purpose

Author(s) Andrea Glinoga, Amanda Zietzke Faculty Mentor(s) Tonya Buchanan (Psychology) Abstract Pronouns with purpose: What Effects do Introductions Including (they/them) Pronouns have on Affect, Anxiety, and Self-Esteem for LGBTQ+/non-LGBTQ+ college students? Research suggests LGBTQ+ members exhibit higher levels of anxiety and depression than non-LGBTQ+ peers… Read More »Pronoun with Purpose

Reducing Post-Partum Depression Through Peer Support Interventions

Author(s) Mary Korth Faculty Mentor(s) Tishra Beeson (Physical Education, School & Public Health) Abstract Mary Korth Reducing Post-Partum Depression through Peer Support Interventions Post-partum depression occurs in 7-20% of pregnant women in the United States (Patel et. Al, 2012). Many mothers experience depression for the… Read More »Reducing Post-Partum Depression Through Peer Support Interventions

Emotion Label Priming: Does The Placement of an Emotion Perception Question Matter?

Author(s) Miranda Roseman Faculty Mentor(s) Mary Radeke (Psychology), Anthony Stahelski (Psychology) Abstract This study investigates personality trait inferences through priming emotion recognition in facial expressions. The emotion on a face must be recognized before appraisal can be attained, and cognitive primes (categorization and perceptual prompts)… Read More »Emotion Label Priming: Does The Placement of an Emotion Perception Question Matter?

Remeasurement of the Health of Whitebark Pine Stands in the Central Washington Cascades

Author(s) Nancy Parra Faculty Mentor(s) Alison Scoville (Biological Sciences) Abstract Whitebark pine (Pinus albicaulis) plays a vital role in colonizing newly disturbed area, providing shade for other tree species to colonize, and supplying food for a variety of birds and mammals, such as Clark’s nutcrackers… Read More »Remeasurement of the Health of Whitebark Pine Stands in the Central Washington Cascades

Sustainable Synthesis Medicinally Important Large, Nitrogen-Containing Cyclic Compounds

Author(s) Jane Eichwald, Jayme Zesiger Faculty Mentor(s) Timothy Beng (Chemistry) Abstract Macrocycles are large, flexible cyclic molecules containing 11+ atoms. They are present in pharmaceuticals such as Rhazinilam (anticancer) and in naturally-derived molecules. However, their large size makes them fragile and difficult to create. Meanwhile,… Read More »Sustainable Synthesis Medicinally Important Large, Nitrogen-Containing Cyclic Compounds