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Spring 2014 Brown Bag Schedule

Guest Speaker: Dr. Shinobu Kitayama

DATE TIME LOCATION* PRESENTER* TITLE OR TOPIC*
2/5/14 12-1:30 pm
MIKC 422 Bret Davis Family prototypes and sexual prejudice
2/19/14 12-1:30 pm JCSU 422 Jordan Clark / Mauricio Alvarez The relationship between religious fundamentalism and support for laws regulating sexual and reproductive behaviors / Individual differences and decision making in an establishment clause case
3/5/14 12-1:30 pm JCSU 422 Markus Kemmelmeier Response styles in cross cultural perspective
3/26/14 12-1:30 pm JCSU 422 Pete Martini, Vicki Springer, Logan Yelderman The Utility of MTurk in survey research
4/9/14 12-1:30 pm JCSU 422 Randal Brown / Dara Naphan Female stereotype threat associated with math performance / Promotion of equal rates of STI testing among LGB individuals
4/23/14 12-1:30 pm JCSU 422 Jennifer Lowman / Kimberly Greenman Using propensity scores to generate comparison groups / Socio-economic characteristics as determinants in the micro-lending process and the theory of planned behavior

Fall 2013 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION* PRESENTER* TITLE OR TOPIC*
9/11/13 12-1:30 pm
JCSU 317 Mauricio Alvarez / Pete Martini
Social Science and Public Policy /
9/25/13 12-1:30 pm JCSU 317
Rebecca Thomas (IRB Representative)

Introduction to the new IRB online protocol application process
10/9/13 12-1:30 pm JCSU 317

Jordan D. Clark


Mediation and Moderation using the PROCESS macro for SPSS
10/23/13 12-1:30 pm JCSU 317 Jennifer Lowman / Alice Wieland Assesment vs. Research / Gender differences in Risk Aversion
11/6/13 12-1:30 pm JCSU 317 Dr. Markus Kemmelmeier / Dr. Monica Miller Understanding the Publication Process from an Editor's View / Publishing in Law
11/20/13 12-1:30 pm JCSU 320 Brian Lee / Marisa Crowder Self Control Studies / Studies on Suicide
12/4/13 12-1:30 pm JCSU 317 Steve Wood
MTurk: An Overview

Spring 2013 Brown Bag Schedule

Guest Speaker: Dr. Thierry Devos

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
2/6/13 11:15 - 12:45 pm JCSU 422 Dana Weiser Job Talk
2/20/13 11:15 - 12:45 pm JCSU 422 Steve Wood / Michael Kwiatkowski Race and the juvenile dependency system / Suspicion as derived from interpersonal uncertainty: An examination of interpersonal deception theory and relational information processing
3/6/13 11:15 - 12:45 pm JCSU 422 Adrea Belanova (Visiting Fullbright student) / Victoria Springer & Dr. Roni Dahir Negotiating religion in American and Czech media: An analysis of articles of Sun Myung Moon's death / Graduate fellowships and dissertation improvement grants
4/3/13 11:15 - 12:45 pm JCSU 423 Jennifer Lowman / Dr. Bill Evans & Bret Davis Announced / Program evaluation with a Native American population
4/17/13 11:15 - 12:45 pm JCSU 423 Mauricio Alvarez / Julie Chomos The influence of perception of religious extremism on juror decision making / Announced
5/1/13 11:15 - 12:45 pm JCSU 323 Mike Doane / Paul Devereux Perceived discrimination among Atheists: Consequences of Atheist identification and psychological well-being / Discussion on Scientific misconduct
         

Fall 2012 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
9/12/12 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 323 Dana Weiser, Lorie Sicafuse, Shane Moulton Advice on the Dissertation process: From beginning the Prospectus through the final defense
9/26/12 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 422 Val Lykes Helpful technology programs for graduate students
10/10/12 11 - 12:30 pm MSS 216 Marisa Crowder / Guillermo Villalobos An experimental test of the production of individualism within the United States / Mexican families with undocumented immigrant members: A stress-in-context model
10/24/12 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 320 Mauricio Alvarez / Zebbedia Gibb Taking names and bombing Tehran: Factors that influence public support for military intervention against Iran / Cyberbullying - It's not just for kids: A profile of cyberbullying in a college sample
11/7/12 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 320 Valerie Bell  
11/21/12 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 320 Julie Chomos  
12/5/1211 - 12:30 pmBret DavisJCSU 320A two sided coin: Mapping perceptions of the pros and cons of relationship commitment
         

Spring 2012 Brown Bag Schedule

Guest Speaker: Dr. Peter Burke

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
2/8/12 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Dana Weiser / Alicia Summers Self-efficacy in romantic relationships / The role of media portrayals of child deaths in foster care entry and exit rates
2/22/12 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Guillermo Villalobos / Shane Moulton The effects of euphemistic framing and victim provocation on responses to domestic violence / Racial humor & social referencing
3/7/12 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 324 Lyssette Chavez / Mauricio Alvarez New Mexico's non-English speaking jurors: Impact on verdicts and community members' attitudes toward their inclusion / Quest and its relationship to legal decisions and pscyhological attributions
3/28/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Janice Russell / Michael Williams Gender differences in sentencing: Paternalism or gender role deviance / Authoriatarian personality moderates the deleterious effects of ostracism
4/11/12 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Jenny Lowman / Kemberlee Bonnet The (mis)alignment of educational, occupational, and social goals/ Defendant and juror religious affiliation: The role of religious salience in jury decision making
5/2/12 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Dr. Clayton Peoples / Dr. Monica Miller Jury decision making
         

Fall 2011 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
9/21/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 323 Michael Williams, Lysette Chavez, Shane Moulton Panel discussion on individual funding
10/5/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Dara Naphan / Dana Weiser Veterans and College / Infidelity
10/19/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Laura Davidson / Lorie Sicafuse Program evaluation
11/2/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Kemberlee Bonnet / Alicia Summers Jury decision making / Juvenile dependency
11/16/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Steve Wood / Robyn Maitoza Civil jury decision making / Introduction to diary data
11/30/11 12:30 - 2 pm JCSU 320 Julie Chomos / Pete Martini Death penalty trials / ICPSR Summer Program: Statistical Analysis using R
         

Spring 2011 Brown Bag Schedule

Guest Speaker : Dr. Chris Crandall

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
2/23/11 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 324 Lysette Chavez / Steve Wood The bilingual jury: The effect of non-English speaking jurors on jury deliberations / Jury decision making in civil litigation
3/9/11 11 - 12:30 pm JCSU 320
Zebbedia Gibb / Jennifer Lowman Sexual assualt attitudes and their relationship to helping behavior / Educational expectations and social goals
3/23/11 11 - 12:30 pm Room Announced Victoria Springer / Irem Uz Decoding grant budgets and UNR paperwork / Brain imaging methods
4/20/11 11 - 12:30 pm Room Announced Bret Davis / Jose Vargas Psychological functions of sexual prejudice among Latino college students / Media effects study
5/4/11 11 - 12:30 pm Room Announced Robyn Maitoza / Shane Moulton Diary Methods / Testing theoories of discrimination from 'Are you smarter than a 5th grader'
         

Fall 2010 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
9/22/10 12 - 1:15 Room Announced Amir Jusic (Visiting Scholar) Legal Regulation of Non-Mainstream Religious Groups
10/6/10 12-1:15 PM Room Announced
Bryan Edelman Jury Consulting
10/20/10 12-1:15 PM Room Announced Steve Wood / Dana Weiser Civil Jury Decision Making / Topic Announced Later
11/3/10 12-1:15 PM Room Announced Josh Padilla / Irem Uz
Ethnicity labeling and communalities with other minorities / Topic Announced Later
         

Spring 2010 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
3/10/2010 12-1:15 PM
RSJ 304 
Paul Devereux Community based participatory research methods and behavior change aspects of evaluation research
3/24/2010 12-1:15 PM RSJ 304
Alice Eagley Visit  
3/31/2010 12-1:15 PM RSJ 304
Social Psych Faculty 
Getting Your Work into Print: Publishing Options in Psych., Soc., and Beyond
4/7/2010 12-1:15 PM RSJ 304


4/14/2010 12-1:15 PM RSJ 304 Lyssette Chavez Skin Tone Biases in Portraying the President
4/21/2010 12-1:15 PM RSJ 304    
4/28/2010 12-1:15 PM RSJ 304 Bryan Edelman (UNR soc. psy. Alum) Jury Consulting
         

Fall 2009 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
10/07/09 12-1:15 PM
MIKC 402
Social Psychology Club Officers
Conferences 101: Applying, Traveling, and Presenting
10/14/09 12-1:15 PM Faculty/Graduate Reading Room (on
the 4th floor of MIKC)

Andre Walton (Recent UNR Social Psychology Graduate)

10/21/09 12-1:15 PM JCSU 422
D. Weigel & D. Weiser 
The intergenerational influences on relationship commitment attitudes: Relationship messages gained from families-of-origin.
11/04/09 12-1:15 PM
POSSIBLE SONA TRAINING

11/18/09 12-1:15 PM MIKC 104
Alex Sigillo / Shane Moulton
Religion and the Acceptability of IVF / Parent status study
12/02/09 12-1:15 PM MIKC 104
Shane Moulton / Val Lykes 
Humor or racism? / Preferences for Religious Politicians
         

Fall 2008 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
10/15/08 12-12:45 PM
MIKC (Knowledge Center) Basque Conference Room Marat Zagidullin Why safety assurances lead to higher perceptions of risk: A conversational approach
10/22/08 12-1:15 PM MIKC (Knowledge Center) Basque Conference Room

Dana Weiser
Family Background and Academic Achievement: Does Self-Efficacy Mediate?
11/19/08 12-1:15 PM Student Union Room 323
Jenny Lowman / Lyssette Chavez

TBD/A multilevel model of the educational expectations of sophomores/Why do conservatives support the Iraq war?: The mediating role of moral orientations
12/3/08 12-1:15 PM Student Union Room 323 Victoria Springer 21st Century Forensic Education
         

Spring 2008 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
2/13/08 12-1:30 PM
Ansari Business Building Room 202 Julie Singer, Jared Chamberlain, Jenny Lowman, Joshua B. Padilla, Alicia Summers, Aaron McVean Expectations of Doctoral Students
2/20/08 12-1:15 PM JCSU (New Student Union) room 320

Education Research Support Group
Clark doll study, self-esteem, self-hatred, racial identification and racial socialization messages in the home and school settings on educational outcomes
3/5/08 12-1:30 PM JCSU (New Student Union) Room 324 Julie Singer, Jared Chamberlain, Jenny Lowman, Joshua B. Padilla, Alicia Summers, Aaron McVean Expectations of Doctoral Students Part II
3/19/08 12-1:15 PM JCSU (New Student Union) Room 324 Julie Singer/Alicia Summers The effects of jurors' and defendants' religious affiliations on jurors' verdicts/Gender differences in portrayals of video game characters
4/2/08 12-1:15 PM JCSU (New Student Union) Room 324 Lyssette Chavez, Josey Vargas, & Joshua B. Padilla/Kerry Klyman & Joshua B. Padilla Hispanic Transracial Adoption
4/23/08 12:45-1:30 PM SFB 204C (Sarah Fleischmann Building) Victoria Springer Grant Calculations Made Easy with Excel
         

Fall 2007 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
11/6/07 12-1 PM
Mack Social Science 236 Markus Kemmelmeier Political bias in the classroom?: Studying the grades of conservative and liberal college students
11/14/07 12-1:15 PM Mack Social Science 345 Alicia Summers/Kerry Kleyman Community Standards of Obscenity/Implicit Egotism vs. Attachment to Place: The Implications of Individualism-Collectivism for the Name-Place Effect
11/28/07 12-1:30 PM JCSU (New Student Union) Room 422
Claire Pettis/Victoria Springer Bereaved Siblings' Experiences During Early Parenthood/Proposed Research on Socialization Effects in Forensic Education
12/5/07 12-1:15 PM JCSU (New Student Union) Room 423 Jenny Lowman American Fact Finder vs. Data Ferrett/ Educational Attainment as a Male, White/Latino Regional Phenomenon

Spring 2007 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
2/13/07 12-12:50pm
*OSN 203 Victoria Springer Grant Writing
3/6/07 12-12:50 PM OSN 203 Angela D. Broadus & Erik Schwinger Murder in Mexico: Collective Responses to Mass Murder of Women in Cuidad Juarez & Chihuahua, Mexico
3/27/07 12-12:50 PM OSN 203 Josey Vargas Modeling Hypotheses in Pretrial Publicity Research: A Consideration of Empirical Findings and Information-Processing Theories
4/3/07 12-12:50 PM OSN 203 Victoria Springer The Handling of Forensic Evidence
4/24/07 12-12:50 PM OSN 203 Chris I. Murray, Joshua B. Padilla, Ada Diacoune, Jennifer Greer, Marie Hardin Womens Sports Reporters: Are They Gaining Ground?

Fall 2006 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
9/28/06 5:30 PM LP 104 Monica Miller Law Review Writing Styles
10/4/06 12-12:50 PM Church Fine Arts 18
Jenny Lowman and Alicia Summers Constructing and Conducting an Effective Power Point Presentation
10/17/06 12:20-1:25 PM WRB 3005 Ron Dillehay The Media and Pretrial Prejudice: Consultation, Research, and Potential Remedies

10/18/06 12-12:50 PM Church Fine Arts 18 Julie Singer Just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they aren't out to get you: Distrust and paranoia in the political arena
10/31/06 12-12:50 PM Church Fine Arts 18 Ada Diaconu Interpretations of Sexist Humor: A Study of Romanian College Students
11/7/06 12-12:50 PM Church Fine Arts 18 Aaron McVean Escaping Evolution: Fear of Death and Support for Creationism and Intelligent Design
11/15/06 12-12:50 PM Church Fine Arts 18 Joshua B. Padilla The Importance of Studying the Hispanic Perspective in Psychology and Law
12/7/06 12-12:50 PM Church Fine Arts 18 Kerry Kleyman and Markus Kemmelmeier Meta Analysis

Spring 2006 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
3/8/06 12-1 PM FH 219 Irem Uz and Markus Kemmelmeier Patterns of Individualism and Collectivism Across Europe
3/9/06 12:45 -1 PM MSS 345 Monica Miller The Role of Gender Composition in Determining Appropriate Workplace Communication
4/5/06 12-1 PM FH 219 Jennifer Lowman School Principals' Views of Diverse Groups in Nevada
4/12/06 12-1 PM FH 219 Jared Chamberlain Celebrities in the courtroom: Legal responses, psychological theory, and empirical research
4/19/06 12-1 PM FH 219 Angela Broadus and Joshua Padilla The Social Identity of Katrina
5/3/06 12-1 PM AB 212 Mary White Stewart, Jaime Anstee, Sean P. O'Hair, Maia Finholm, Monica McNeely, Matt Mapleton The Burning Man's Man: Temporary Autonomy and Emerging Gender Norms

Fall 2005 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
10/4/05 12-1 PM WRB 4050 Dr. Monica Miller Law Review Journal Writing and Citation Style
10/11/05 12-1 PM WRB 4050 Alayna Jahle The Role of Gender Composition in Determining Appropriate Workplace Communication
10/25/05 12-1 PM WRB 4050 Kati Toth Dimensions of interpersonal commitment
11/15/05 12-1 PM WRB 4050 Panel Student Panel on Conference Presentations in the Social Sciences
11/22/05 12-1 PM WRB 4050 Julie Singer Retributive Justice in Juvenile Punishment
11/29/05 12-1 PM WRB 4050 Shawn Marsh, Joyce Letner, Sam Smith Clinkinbeard Relationships, Roles, and Outcomes in Juvenile Corrections: A Multi-Dissertation Research Project Involving Collaborative Data Collection

Fall 2004 Brown Bag Schedule

DATE TIME LOCATION PRESENTER TITLE OR TOPIC
10/12/04 12-1 pm WRB 2024 Shawn Marsh Predictors of staff responses to problematic youth behavior in detention settings
10/19/04 12-1 pm WRB 2023 Jaime Anstee & Susan Harris A six stage model for service learning projects in university courses
10/27/04 12-1 pm EJCH Julie Singer Whether or not to publish my undergraduate senior thesis: Effects of gender stereotyping on perceived competency of an expert witness
11/2/04 12-1 pm WRB 2024 Patrick Bennett Written disclosure to specific and non-specific targets: Implications for health and well-being
11/9/04 12-1 pm WRB 2023 Dr. Marcus Kemmelmeier Who is getting higher grades in college: Conservatives or Liberals?
11/15/04 12-1 pm WRB 3005 Dr. Laurie Larwood & Dr. Gerald Ginsburg Personal and social psychological aspects of creating and selling art
11/23 12-1 pm WRB 2025 Sam Clinkinbeard & Rebecca Thomas Risk and protective factors predictive of sense of coherence during adolescence

 




 

 





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