Anastasi Research Paper Winners at APA


Anastasi research paper winner Lindi J. Lawson (on right) presenting her poster on Grit, social media, and academic achievement within the community college sample. On Lawson’s left is Dr. Katherine Wickes, chapter advisor at Blinn college and member of the Psi Beta National Council.


Winner of the Anastasi research paper competition, Mirna Sabbagh, shown presenting her paper at the Psi Beta poster session during the APA conference. Sabbagh’s paper was Perceptions, knowledge, and opinions of the transgender community in college. She is a member of the Lehigh Carbon Community College Psi Beta chapter.


Kristie Soto, Glendale College Psi Beta student, presenting her Anastasi award winning poster at the APA conference in Denver. Her study was titled Will a Long-Evans rat help his cagemate or choose food instead?


Co-authors of the forth best Anastasi research paper: Estrella (Star) Serrato (on left) and Sunrae Taloma (on right). Not shown is third author Nicole Joy Ledina. Serrato and Taloma had just received certificates commemorating their participation in APA’s Psi Beta poster session. Their paper was titled The influence of staring, illumination, and dissociative states. The three authors are members of the Psi Beta chapter at Irvine Valley College.