Professors Arthur Shapiro and Matthew Hartings hit the road to spread their love of science.
October 20, 2014
With new programs in the sciences, AU is growing as a hub of research excellence.
October 9, 2014
An exciting evening of magic and mental jujitsu.
October 6, 2014
Psychology Prof. Terry Davidson will chair a symposium of scientists next month, the first gathering of its kind that is focused on obesity and cognition in children and adolescents.
September 26, 2014
American University graduate research and campus services help students with body image concerns.
September 8, 2014
AU researchers say therapies should focus on areas of memory and learning.
July 31, 2014
Upcoming Theses and Dissertation Defenses
Megan Humphreys will defend her Master's Thesis on Thursday, October 23rd from 10:15 am to 12:15 pm in Watkins G-12. The title of her thesis is: Locus of control as a mediator in the relationship between religiosity/ spirituality and post-traumatic outcomes.
Committee: Michele Carter, Ph.D., Chair; Noemí Enchautegui de Jesús, Ph.D.; James J. Gray, Ph.D.
Brendan Tunstall will defend his dissertation on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 from 11:00 am-1:00 pm in Asbury 336. The title of his dissertation is: CONDITIONED STIMULI ASSOCIATED WITH COCAINE.
Committee Members: Dr. David Kearns, Chair Dr. Anthony Riley; Dr. Alan Silberberg; External member: Dr. Leigh Panlilio
Rachael Burgower will defend her Master's Thesis on November 4, 2014 from 12:00-2:00 pm in Watkins G-12. The title of her thesis is: The Effects of Energy Drinks on Sleep and Daily Functioning.
Committee: Laura Juliano, Ph.D.,Chair; Kate Gunthert, Ph.D.; Lauren McGrath. Ph.D