April 2023 | Undergraduate Research Week


Undergraduate lab members presented their independent research projects at the 2023 edition of the Undergraduate Research Week. All projects were mentored and/or co-directed by Dr. Cofresi.

(1) Hannah Drzewiecki & Jasmine Chen, “Alcohol craving in a laboratory setting among emerging adults”

(2) Sophia Slinkard & Darius Stewart, “New Cues Paired with Sugar Gain Affective Significance”

(3) Ian Flowers, “The influence of social network drinking behavior and a family history of problematic drinking on alcohol involvement in underage, emerging-adult drinkers”

(4) Liam Peck, “Brain responses conditioned to a novel visual stimulus paired with sugar water”

Ian and Liam also presented their research at the Midwest Psychological Association in Chicago, IL.

Liz Conley was also presenting research with her lab in the College of Engineering: “An automated calculation to determine polymer persistence length from AFM images”