BPhil Thesis Defense Announcements

The following are the BPhil thesis defense announcements for candidates graduating in the 2017 Fall Term, unless otherwise noted:

Abigail Dillaha

Psychology and Neuroscience

Skills, Attitudes, and Beliefs in Preschool Teachers and Their Relations to Teacher-Child Interaction

Thesis Advisor: Melissa Libertus, Department of Psychology, Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

External Examiner: Susan Levine, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago

Feburary 23, 2018
Time TBA
Location TBA
(Abigail is graduating in the 2018 Spring Term)

Brenna Mauro

Psychology

The Effect of Linguistic Disfluencies on Attention-Orientation and Academic Materials

Thesis Advisor: Scott Fraundorf, Department of Psychology, Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

External Examiner: Jennifer Arnold, Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, UNC Chapel Hill

November 6, 2017
9:30 am
6th Floor Conference Room, LRDC

Peter Zheng

Economics, Political Science, Business Finance, and Psychology

The Role of Parental Education and Income on Parents' Academic Beliefs and the Provision of Home Learning Opportunities for 4-8 Year-Old Children

Thesis Advisor: Melissa Libertus, Department of Psychology, Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences

External Examiner: Natasha Cabrera, College of Education, University of Maryland

January 25, 2018
9:30 am
Location TBA
(Peter is graduating in the 2018 Spring Term)