The 2021 JMU Psychology Student Symposium was Held Virtually on Twitter on Monday, April 26, 2021.
Save the Date for Next Year: April 25, 2022
Please join us in in congratulating all participants listed in the Event Program. Many presented posters can still be viewed by searching #JMUPsychSymposium2021 on Twitter.
The posters shown below were selected for Best Poster Awards by a panel of graduate student and faculty judges.
Best Poster Awards: Field Placement, Internship, or Practicum
Award criteria included the student's knowledge of their site, their description of their site responsibilities and skills gained, and the magnitude of their contributions made to their site via evidence-based projects. The effectiveness of the visual poster presentation was also considered. The 2021 winners are:
Best Poster Awards: Research
Award criteria included the quality of the research questions and method, appropriateness of analyses, and importance of conclusions drawn. The effectiveness of the visual posterpresentation was also considered. The 2021 winners are:
Best Poster Award: Diversity in Research
Award criteria included all of the above for the Best Poster Research Award. Additionally, the presented research a) investigated topics related to diversity, or b) the research involved engagement with diverse populations, or c) a student presenter, who is a substantial contributor to the project, was from an underrepresented group (e.g., a racial or ethnic minority group, first-generation college students, LGBTQ+, student with disabilities, etc.). The 2021 winners are: