Lab Updates - February and March 2021

1. 3MT Competition

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is an academic competition that assists graduate students in fostering effective presentations and communication skills. Participants have just three minutes to explain the breadth and significance of their research projects to a non-specialist audience.

Masters student, Sam Lapusniak, competed in this years virtual 3MT discussing his Masters project, Draco! 


2. AGES Conference

The Association of Graduate Education Students (AGES) annual conference showcases research across the Faculty of Education including contributions from students, faculty, community, and alumni. This year’s theme recognizes the importance of continuing to build connections virtually and personally through embracing diversity, collaboration, and community as being critical for research and learning. The conference theme was motivated by the need to foster connection between theory, research, policy, and practice.

Dr. Sam Liu spoke with the Faculty Panel on March 26, 2021 on research methodologies and Masters student Amanda Willms presented findings from her usability study conducted in February-March 2021.


3. SBM Annual Meeting

The Society of Behavioral Medicine (SBM)'s Annual Meeting & Scientific Sessions provides an excellent opportunity for attendees of all experience levels to participate in the highest caliber of professional programming devoted to research and practice in the field of behavioral medicine. Students, researchers, clinicians, and professionals in any career seeking to improve the health and well-being of others can find educational sessions and networking opportunities that fit their needs. 

Stay tuned for more information about what we'll be showcasing at this conference coming up later this month!