The StaR Lab is going to the Society for Research on Adolescence’s 2018 Biennial Meeting!

We will see you there!! Lab Presentations: Paper Symposium: Conceptions and Correlates of Emotion Socialization among African American and Latino Samples Fri, April 13 3:45pm to 5:15pm, Hilton, Symphony Ballroom 1 Participants: Chair: Julie Dunsmore, Virginia Tech University Discussant: Julie Dunsmore, Virginia Tech University Modeling associations between emotion socialization, depressive symptoms and life satisfaction among […]

Recent Articles on School Racial Climate!

Griffin, C. B., Cooper, S. M., Metzger, I. W., Golden, A. R., & White, C. N. (2017). School racial climate and the academic achievement of African American high school students: The mediating role of school engagement. Psychology in the Schools, 54 (p.673–688). doi:10.1002/pits.22026. Golden, A. R., Griffin, C. B., Metzger, I. W., & Cooper, S. M. […]

The AAYD Lab is now the StAR Lab!!

The African American Youth Development (AAYD) research lab at the University of South Carolina is now the Strengths, Assets, & Resilience (StAR) research lab at UNC-Chapel Hill! Same research, different name! Visit us at:!