Star Lab Graduate Student, Margarett McBride, is awarded NSF GRFP and Ford Predoctoral Fellowships

Margarett McBride, a Developmental Psychology and StAR Lab 3rd year graduate student, received the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Award and Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship awards. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes outstanding graduate students in the STEM fields. The fellowship is accompanied by 3-years of financial support from NSF and […]

StAR Lab Graduate Student, Margarett McBride, is awarded a UNC IPRC Fellowship

Margarett McBride, a Developmental Psychology and StAR Lab 2nd year graduate student, received the UNC IPRC Injury and Violence Prevention Fellowship Award. The IVP fellowship provides a variety of mentorship and career development opportunities and a stipend to support travel, conference and meeting attendance, research project expenses, and other professional development or training opportunities.

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: thestarlab.org!