Spring 2015 Accomplishments

Congratulations are due the following SHARP members for accomplishments garnered during the Spring, 2015 term:

  • Lauren Colburn earned a STARS Fellowship to work this summer in Yale Professor Jessica A. Cardin’s neuroscience laboratory.
  • Ben White was awarded a UConn IDEA grant to support his summer studies with SHARP.
  • Alyssa Zabin received a UConn IDEA grant, a summer internship at Liberty Mutual Insurance, and her honor’s thesis project was profiled on the departmental website.
  • Four SHARP members had presentations accepted for national conferences: Natasza Marrouch, Mary Brisca, Megan Iacocca, and Blair Johnson.
  • Blair Johnson was promoted to Board of Trustees Distinguished Professor of Psychology (there will be a formal ceremony in the Fall, 2015, semester).
  • Three SHARP members graduated with their bachelor’s degrees: Megan Iacocca, Rabale Hasan, and Neera Ramchandani.
  • Rabale Hasan and Megan Iacocca completed their honor’s theses.
  • UConn’s social psychology program has admitted Megan Iacocca for her graduate work.

Great work, team!