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Undergraduate Students

List of Student Research Assistants

Spring 2017

Caroline Brown
Emily McDonald
Arya Mirshafii
Anastasia Mullins
Lauren Santos
Kaitlyn Shinault

 

Undergraduate Senior Theses

  • Maomao (Qifeng) Li (2016) – “Understanding older adults’ intentions to use healthcare technologies”
  • Jackie Gilberto (2014) – “Understanding motivations behind social network site use in older adults”
  • Shawn Kemple (2014) “Active engagement of older adults’ interaction with Paro” (Biomedical Engineering Program)
  • Laura Matalenas (2014) – “Measuring increases in self-efficacy following a short technology interaction”
  • Sarah Felipe (2009) – “Training novices on hierarchical task analysis”
  • Alan Poole (2009) – “Errors in disclosure and computer mediated systems”
  • Daniel Shorr (2008) – “Degradation of information: Influence on warning symbol comprehension”
  • Kaylee Burnham (2008) – “Effects of immediate experience with a novel technology on privacy concerns”
  • Tatyana Kabakova (2008) – “The effects of pacing in training older adults”
  • Ralph Cullen (2008) – “Persistence of content knowledge under different learning conditions and experience levels”
  • Amy Laitsch (2006) – “Understanding planning strategies in the performance of everyday tasks”
  • Sarah Whitlock (2006) – “The effects of cognitive anchoring on trust in automation”
  • Michael Metger (2005) – “Testing design principles that affect graph reading and comprehension”
  • Rachael Stewart (2005) – “Dual-task interference in implicit sequence learning”
  • Alberta Watkins (2004) – “The effect of task coherence and part-task training”
  • Gregory Sarkisian (2003) – “Older adults’ opinions of a technology-rich home environment: Conditional and unconditional device acceptance”
  • Casey Fiesler (2003) – “Conceptual versus procedural feedback in learning to use a home medical device”
  • Travis Bowles (2002) – “Metaphor in warnings”
  • Judy Tang (2001) – “Structured interviews of older adults learning basic computer skills”
  • Karthik Kanakasundarm (2000) – “Age-related differences in warning text comprehension”
  • Derek Schroeder (2000) – “Phrase generation and symbol comprehension”
  • Westin J. Baumgartner (1999)
  • Winford K. Bishop (1999)
  • Harvey Middleton (1997)
  • Jennifer Jackson (1995)
  • M.C. Anthony (1990)
  • Larry Baxley (1990)
  • Ki Kim (1989)

President’s Undergraduate Research Award (PURA) Recipients

  • Banafsheh Bonnie Shaoi – Summer 2015
  • Jaudale Banks – Summer 2015
  • Hiyong Byun – Spring 2015
  • Evelyn Chang – Spring 2014
  • Braedon Snook – Fall 2013
  • Laura Matalenas – Summer 2013
  • Jackie Gilberto – Summer 2013
  • Shelby Long – Spring 2013
  • Eric Turnquist – Fall 2012
  • Sarah Johnston – Spring 2011
  • Kaitl Geldbach – Summer 2009
  • Kaylee Burnham – Spring 2007
  • Daniel Shorr – Spring 2007
  • Gillian Housman – Fall 2006
  • Emily Seifert – Spring 2006