School of Behavioral and Brain Sciences

DCS SERIES ARCHIVE

 

2017 Archive

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Jan 31 Jonathon Shasteen What Do They Think of Me? Personality Meta-perception in Schizophrenia
Feb 7 Dr. Andrea Warner-Czyz The Effect of Hearing Loss on Bullying in Adolescents
Feb 14 No DCS Talk  
Feb 21 Deyaun Villarreal, Olivia Smith, Brittany Boyer Ways to Improve Student Learning: A Discussion of Stephen Chew’s CTL Workshop
Feb 28 No DCS Talk TBA
Mar 7 Monroe Turner All Shapes and Sizes: Modeling the Blood-Oxygen-Level-Dependent Hemodynamic Response Function in Multiple Sclerosis without Shape Assumptions
Mar 14 No DCS Talk  
Mar 21 Dr. Mandy Maguire Understanding the Vocabulary Gap Between Grade Schoolers from High and Low Income Homes Using Brain and Behavioral Data: Preliminary Findings
Mar 28 Xi Chen Cognitive Predictors of Everyday Problem Solving Across the Lifespan
Apr 4 TBA TBA
Apr 11

Talk Canceled
Claire Matthews
Brock University
Recognizing Faces in Photographs: Lessons from Other-Race Faces and Child Development
Apr 18 Dr. Candice Mills Sparking Children’s Interest in Learning More About Science
Apr 25 Matt Johns and Cody Kuhn Supporting LGBT+ Students in the Classroom

 

2016 Archive

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Jan 21 Eilidh Noyes, PhD,
University of York
Face Recognition in Challenging Situations
Jan 28 David Martinez,
BBS Doctoral Student
Cognitive Training Modulated Changes in White Matter and Neuropsychological Performance in Mild-to-Moderate Chronic TBI
Feb 4 Hye Bin Yoo Structural MR Image Analysis in Tinnitus Patients
Feb 11 Ryan McMahan Training with Virtual Reality Technologies
Feb 18 Brittany Boyer and
Kerrianne Morrison
The Reader Expectation Approach: Main Points and Discussion of George Gopen’s Writing Workshop
Feb 25 Rosanna Guadagno, PhD “How To” on Manuscript Review
Mar 3 Jay Dowling, PhD Musical Expertise and Familiarity in the Perception of Modulation in Western and South Indian Classical Music
Mar 10 Jackie Nelson, PhD, Brittany Boyer, Deyaun Villarreal & Olivia Smith (all three are BBS Doctoral Students) Mothers’ Daily Stress and Conflict Interactions with their Children
Mar 31 Mehmet Günal Survival Processing for Unknown Faces
Apr 7 No DCS Talk TBD
Apr 14 Julie Schneider,
BBS Doctoral Student
How the Brain Predicts Words During Word Learning
Apr 21 Jesse Poucher,
BBS Doctoral Student
Please Don’t Leave Me: The Interaction Between Relationship Contingent Self Worth and Couple Conflict
Apr 28 Conrad Corretti,
BBS Doctoral Student
TBD
Aug 30 Dr. Shayla Holub and
Jasmin Stubblefield
The Successful Grad Student: Insights and Tips on How to Make Your Time at UT Dallas Work For You
Sep 6 Kerrianne Morrison A Comparison of Social Skills between Adults with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Schizophrenia
Sep 13 Whitney Wells Talk about the UT Dallas Career Center
Sep 20 Justin Eroh Do We Need to Practice to Improve? Evidence of Generalization Following a Novel Visuo-touch Feedback Task
Sep 27 Matt Kmiecik Semantic and Lexical Characteristics of Sentence Completions in Chronic Phase Traumatic Brain Injury
Oct 4 James Ryland Modeling Hybrid Theories of Object Recognition
Oct 11 Dr. W. Jay Dowling Progress from Analytic to Global Perception of Modulations with increased Familiarity with Music
Oct 18 Kevin J. Carson and Dr. Robert Ackerman Problem Solving in Romantic Relationships: The Role of Attachment-Related Individual Differences in Goal Adoption for Serial Arguments
Oct 25 Julie Schneider Writing an F31
Nov 1 Julie Biemer You Don’t Know How Much You Mean to Me: The Impact of and Motivations for Withholding Intimacy in Romantic Relationships
Nov 8 Deyaun Villarreal Longitudinal Associations between Family Members’ Internalizing Symptoms: The Indirect Effect of Emotional Support
Nov 15 Marci Horn Subjective Memory Assessment and Memory Performance: Role of Mood, APOE Genotype, and Beta-amyloid Deposition

Back to Top

2015 Archive

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Jan 21 Rob Ackerman, PhD Power Analysis for the Actor-Partner Interdependence Model
Jan 28 Amanda Hahn Forensic Examiners’ Performance on Facial Comparisons
Feb 4 Julie Schneider Using Time-Frequency Analysis to Better Understand Real-Time Sentence Processing
Feb 18 Brittany Boyer and Justin Scott Maternal Conflict Behavior Profiles and Child Social Skills
Mar 4 Matt Brown, PhD and Eun Ah Lee Exploring Implicit Understanding of Engineering Ethics in Students Teams
Mar 25 Jon Shasteen You Mad, Bro? A Facial Threat Advantage in the Absence of Anger
Apr 8 Cherise Chin-Fatt Assessing the Relationship Between Cognitive Measures and Functional Connectivity in Alzheimer’s Disease
Apr 15 Rick Addante, PhD The Unconscious Hippocampus: What if it Does the Things Which We Say it Doesn’t Do?
Apr 22 Danny Pacheco Change in Self-Regulation Among Low-Income, Ethnic Minority Preschoolers: A Person-Centered Approach
Apr 29 D. S. Gorfein, PhD On the Effects of Word Meaning Selection
Sep 10 Talk Cancelled  
Sep 17 Sydney Rowles How Children Weigh Competence and Social Engagement When Seeking Help From Others
Sep 24 Matthew Hill Exploring the Relationship Between Body Shapes and Descriptions by Linking Similarity Spaces
Oct 1 Rob Ackerman, PhD and Conrad Corretti DCS Journal Club: Estimating the Reproducibility of Psychological Science
Oct 8 Amanda Hahn Classifying Neural Responses to Approaching Familiar and Unfamiliar People in Face and Body Selective Areas
Oct 15 Michael Kriegsman Toward Diffusion Tensor Imaging as a Diagnostic Tool: An Example in Alzheimer’s Dementia
Oct 22 Ryan McMahan, PhD Training with Virtual Reality Technologies
Oct 29 Patricia Hawley, PhD Evolution, Aggression, and Re-Evaluating the Mental Health Model
Nov 5 Amanda Kimbrough Mediated Communication and Idealization in Romantic Relationship
Nov 12 Ariel Ketcherside Stress, Drugs, and Pizza Rolls: Stress-induced aberrant reward-seeking behavior, and a proposed intervention
Nov 19 Hana Miric Selective Learning in Adults with TBI
Dec 3 Rosanna Guadagno, PhD Social Influence and Social Networking in the Wake of a Tornado

Back to Top

2014 Archive

DATE SPEAKER TITLE
Jan 15 Sam Dewitt Adolescent Risk-Taking Behavior and Resting State Functional Connectivity
Jan 22 Jonathon Shasteen The Threat Superiority Effect: Why are Angry Faces Found More Quickly
Jan 29   TBD
Feb 5 Tatiana Peredo Maternal Sensitivity, Child Vocabulary, and Child Inhibitory Control Among Young Low-income Latino Children
Feb 12 Nicole Nelson A Facial Expression of Pax: What Children’s Recognition of Nonsense Expressions Can Tell Us About Emotion Knowledge
Feb 19   TBD
Feb 26 Shaurabh Nandy A Deeper Look at the Attraction Effect to Identify Problems with Estimating Choice Probabilities
Mar 5   TBD
Mar 12   Spring Break
Mar 19 Rob Ackerman, PhD and Conrad Corretti Roommate Relationship Development
Mar 26 Daniel Faso and Derek Beaton An Introduction to ANOVA in R (presentation materials)
Apr 2   TBD
Apr 9   TBD
Apr 16 Amanda Hahn Contributing Factors of Person Recognition in Natural Environments
Apr 23 Julie Schneider Developmental Differences of Neural Oscillations in Language Processing
Apr 30 Kari Stouffer The Effects of Prior Domain Knowledge and Cognitive Flexibility on Memory and Comprehension for Expository Text (Talk Cancelled)
May 7 Jenny Wong The Neural Correlates of Encoding Memory Associations
May 14 Fang Jiang, PhD Auditory Motion Processing After Early Blindness: An fMRI Study of Cross-modal Plasticity
Sep 3 Noah Sasson, PhD Measuring the Broad Autism Phenotype in Parents of a Child with Autism and the General Population
Sep 10 Ljubica "Libby" Damjanovic How Experience Shapes the Perception of Angry and Happy Facial Expressions: Cross-cultural and Real-world Applications of the Face in the Crowd Effect (FICE)
Sep 17 Brittany Boyer Graduate Students and Post-Docs Only: Tips for Publishing as a Graduate Student
Sep 24 Conrad Corretti and Daniel Faso The Broad Autism Phenotype and Roommate Relationships
Oct 1 Kristin Nordahl, PhD Early Father-child Interaction in a Father-friendly Context: Findings from the Behavior Outlook Norwegian Developmental Study (BONDS)
Oct 8 Jinkyung Na, PhD Cultural Modes of Reasoning Can Influence Interpersonal Liking and Political Elections
Oct 15 Kerrianne Morrison The Use of Conversational Discourse Markers in Adults with High-Functioning Autism
Oct 22 Sam Ehrenreich, PhD An Overview of NIH Funding Opportunities for First-time Applicants
Oct 29 Brittany Boyer BMI Trajectories in Early Childhood Predicting Cardiovascular Health in Adolescence
Nov 5 Maggie O’Connell Testing a Hierarchical Model of Working Memory: Influence of Age and Long-term Memory on Verbal Memory Updating
Nov 12 Sarah Kucker The Role of Novelty Biases and Vocabulary Knowledge in Word Learning
Nov 19 Kari Stouffer Effects of Prior Domain Knowledge and Cognitive Flexibility on Recall and Comprehension for Expository Text
Dec 3 Rosanna E. Guadagno, PhD Capturing the Elusive Vividness Effect: Figural Vividness and Persuassion
Dec 10 Ben Porter, PhD Making the Most of Conferences

Back to Top