Dr. Stanley was named a Fellow of the Gerontological Society of America. She received her plaque at a ceremony at this year’s annual meeting of the Gerontological Society of America in Boston, MA (November, 2018).
View PDFs of the posters on the Conferences page.
Graduate students Britney Webster, Jennifer Turner, and Cassandra Richards presented their research as part of our symposium entitled, Explaining and Mitigating Age-Related Differences in Social Judgments at the 90th annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association. Chicago, IL April 12-14, 2018
2nd Year Graduate Student Cassie Richards was selected as a recipient of the 2017-18 Mamie Phipps Clark Research Grant from Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology.
This $1,500 award will support Cassie’s master’s thesis research entitled, Age-Related Differences in Social Regulation of Emotion: Do Older Adults Outsource Emotion More than Young Adults?
Dr. Stanley was invited to speak about her research on emotion perception and aging as part of Penn State Behrend’s Fall 2017 Psychology Colloquium Series.
Her talk was entitled, FaceTime with Grandma: Do We Grow Older and Wiser When Reading Facial Expressions?
Dr. Stanley was a discussant for a symposium entitled New Methods for Studying Aging and Socioemotional Perception at the 21st International Association for Gerontology and Geriatrics World Congress in San Francisco in July 2017.
See slides from Dr. Stanley’s talk here
Jenni Turner presented data on regulating utilitarian emotions at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association in Chicago. Great job, Jenni!
See the poster here.
2nd Year Graduate Student Jennifer Turner is one of 8 winners of the 2017 Association for Psychological Science Student Grant Competition.
This seed grant of $500 will help pay for participants for Jenni’s master’s thesis, entitled, The Effectiveness of Power Poses for Increasing the Perceived Competence of Older Adults.
Congratulations, Jenni, on this prestigious award!
Jenni Turner was awarded the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Beatriz and James Houmard Scholarship. This award will allow Jenni to complete her master’s thesis entitled, Harnessing Embodied Cognition as an Indirect Pathway to Increase the Perceived Competence of Older Adults.
Dr. Stanley was awarded an internal fellowship from the University of Akron for her proposal entitled, The Malleability of Age Deficits in Emotion Perception. This award will enable Dr. Stanley to conduct research during the Summer 2016 studying how expertise in American Sign Language influences age differences in emotion perception. Find out more about the American Sign Language Expertise Study.
Halley Cooper-Shumway presented her master’s research at the annual meeting of the Association for Psychological Science in Chicago this May! Find her poster here.
Graduate student Britney Webster was interviewed for a University of Wisconsin Psychology & Stuff Podcast about her research presented at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association in Chicago!
Hear Britney talk about age and partner-type differences in the reported use of valid cues to deception in Episode 23. Britney’s interview begins around minute 16:00.
Graduate students Jennifer Turner and Britney Webster, and undergraduate student, Christopher Mugnaini, presented their research at the annual meeting of the Midwestern Psychological Association in Chicago in May 2016. See posters here.