Psi Beta Award Winners – 2013!!!

Carol Tracy Individual Community Service Award
No applications this year.

Carol Tracy Chapter Community Service Award
Virginia Western Community College, Advisor is Lora Vasiliauskas

Virginia Staudt Sexton Faculty Advisor Award
Kimberley Duff, Advisor at Cerritos College

Ann G. Robinson College Life Award
Collin College, Advisor is Jennifer O’Loughlin-Brooks

Johnson / Cousins Building Bonds Award
Psi Beta chapter at Cerritos College and the Psi Chi chapter at California State University at Long Beach

Chapter Excellence Awards

  • Carroll Community College – Advisor is Laura Bittner
  • Cerritos College – Advisor is Kimberley Duff
  • Collin College – Advisor is Jennifer O’Loughlin-Brooks
  • Irvine Valley College – Advisor is Kari Tucker
  • Lone Star College – Montgomery – Advisor is Karen Buckman
  • Spartanburg Methodist College – Advisor is Mary Jane Farmer
  • Virginia Western Community College – Advisor is Lora Vasiliauskas

Worth / Psi Beta Research Paper Awards

Gold Level

  • 1stJennifer Uhlman, Dark humor as a function of mindset, Irvine Valley College (CA)
  • 2nd Edward A. Mason, How does legality and prior consumption effect willingness to use marijuana? Glendale Community College (AZ)
  • 3rd Bryan W. Gower, How does emotional intelligence and setting affect willingness to use marijuana? Glendale Community College (AZ)

Silver Level

  • 1st (3-way tie) Brian Schudel, Romantic attraction based on openness to new experiences. Glendale Community College (AZ)
  • 1st (3-way tie) Yudith Dian, The relationship between student academic success and professor characteristics. Irvine Valley College (CA)
  • 1st (3-way tie) Travis Christopher Harrick, How does legality and prior consumption affect willingness to use marijuana? Glendale Community College (AZ)

Honorable Mention

  • Jonathan L. Miceli, Effects of prior exposure to music on memory. Lake Michigan College (MI)
  • Den Mark Marcelo, Students academic success through professors’ teaching characteristics. Irvine Valley College (CA)