The Undergraduate Research Community is pleased to announce awards for Volume 7 (calendar year 2008) manuscripts in the Undergraduate Research Journal for the Human Sciences.
- First Place: Catherine McBride, Stephanie Collins, Connie Bell,
Casey Quinn, Sheri Lokken Worthy*
Mississippi State University
"Parent's Influence on Children's Weight-Related Behaviors"
- Second Place: Rachel Barnett, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Linda K. Crowe*, University of Nebraska-Kearney
"Traditional vs. Electronic Storybooks during Adult-Toddler Interactions"
- Third Place: Brittany Gower, Christine E. Hand, and Zachariah K. Crooks
"The Relationship between Stress and Eating in College-Aged Students"
Heather Davis, James Madison University
"Gender Gaps in Math and Science Education"
Desiree Raygor & Jenna Osseck, Truman State University
"Use of a Focus Group of Youth in a Juvenile Detention Center to
Recommend Programming Based on the Results of a Developmental Assets Profile"
Debra Lin, The University of Texas-Austin
"Are They Pledging 'I Do' to Virginity Until Marriage? An Examination of the
Factors Influencing the Effectiveness of Abstinence-Only Sexuality Education"
Congratulations to all authors!