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Jennifer Bertollo has been selected to receive the American Psychological Foundation's COGDOP Graduate Student Research Scholarship

Congratulations to the VT Autism Clinic & Center for Autism Research's PANDA lab graduate student clinician, Jennifer Bertollo! Jennifer has been selected to receive the American Psychological Foundation's COGDOP Graduate Student Research Scholarship.

CENI Playdate — Girls Launch! A Pandemic Response to Providing Female Scientist Role Models to Children

Can you describe your work to a 5-year-old? These 10 amazing women can! And they did, on video, so that the Girls Launch! project, which provides female scientist role models for kindergarten children, could continue during the pandemic. Girls Launch!

Scientists tie improved learning processes to reduced symptoms of depression

Virginia Tech Department of Psychology faculty, Pearl Chiu and Brooks King-Casas have identified neural learning processes to be associated with symptoms of depression and linked improvements in these processes to improved symptoms in research participants being treated for depression.<

Robin Panneton was selected as an Association for Psychological Science Fellow

Dr. Robin Panneton was selected as an APS Fellow (Association for Psychological Science). APS is the premier international society encompassing all subfields of Psychology.  Being elected Fellow of APS is a major career highlight. 

Congratulating Robin!

Written by Dr. Roseanne J. Foti

VTAC/CAR, in collaboration with Mount Rogers Community Services, is selected as a finalist for 2021 C. Peter Magrath Community Engagement Scholarship Award!!

"In recognition of their extraordinary community engagement initiatives, the Association of Public and Land-grant Universities (APLU) announced that four of its member universities have been selected as regional winners of the 2021 W.K. Kellogg Foundation Community Engagement Scholarship Award.