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2nd Annual WMSURE Conference

We're excited to announce that the 2nd Annual WMSURE Undergraduate Conference will be held on Friday, April 1st (9:00 AM - 2:00 PM) via Zoom. If you have any questions about the conference, please feel free to reach out to us at: [[WMSUREconference]]. The theme for this year's conference is:
Undergraduate Research in Times of Adversity
Click here to access the Conference Zoom link!
Many thanks to our student conference organizers (Yvonne Boadi, Stephanie Cooke, Amaiya Mauney, and Lauren Payne) for their outstanding work on this year's program!
Conference Schedule - 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM EST:
9:05 am to 9:55: Keynote - Dr. Natoya Haskins, Associate Professor and Associate Dean and Director of Diversity and Inclusion, School of Education
9:55-10:00: Transition Break
10:00-11:01 (3 presentations) 15 minutes each with a 10-minute Q&A – Resilience in Black Communities
  • 10:00 - 10:32: Breyonna Rock and Rainah Ward: Local Black Histories Project
  • 10:34 - 10:49: Sophia Haile: An Examination of the Treatment of Black Adolescents in Schools and the Disparities in School-based Imposition of Discipline
  • 10:51 - 11:01: Q&A
11:05-12:23 pm (4 presentations) – Impact of Adversity in Communities
  • 11:05 - 11:20: Jaden Spady: Consumer Overreaction to Crisis and Supply Chain Resilience and Remedy
  • 11:22 - 11:37: Bryana Moyler: Foot and Mouth disease in Mongolia
  • 11:39 - 12:13: Ava Roberts: Racial Health Disparities and COVID-19
  • 12:13-12:23: Q&A
12:25-12:40 pm (Lunch Break)
12:45-1:55 pm (4 presentations) – Trials Propelling Change
  • 12:45 - 1:00: Yvette Bivins Sanchez: Online Cultural Competence Training for White students at a Predominantly White University
  • 1:00 - 1:15: Tara Vasanth: Developing Education Curriculum Focused on Interconnectedness and the Role of Indigenous Communities in Conservation
  • 1:15 - 1:30: Georgina YeboahChildhood Bullying Victimization, Distress Tolerance, Emotion Regulation, Rumination, and Depressive Symptoms: A Cross National Examination among Young Adults in Seven Countries
  • 1:30 - 1:45: Ruth Hailemeskel: Childhood Traumatic Experiences and Negative Alcohol-Related Consequences in Adulthood: A Cross-Cultural Examination of Distress Tolerance and Drinking to Cope
  • 1:45 - 1:55: Q&A
1:55 pm-2:00pm (Closing)