Missouri Undergraduate Psychology Conference

Conference Schedule

Full Program

MA: Mabee; underground classrooms and hallways
WLC: Dorothy Watson Literacy Center, located in MA (Mabee) underground area
PDL: Park Distance Learning Center (rooms PDL-MA, PDL-MB, PDL-CR, PDL-SR)

Noon - 4:00 pm
PDL Atrium Registration
PDL-MB Beverages and snacks
PDL-CR T-shirt pick and onsite purchases
MA Hallway 4
Information Tables (graduate school programs, textbook publisher, etc.)
1:30 - 1:50 pm
PDL-MA Brief Welcome & Conference Overview
Dr. Teresa Mason, Psychology & Sociology Department Chair
Dr. Patricia A. Marsh, 2013 MUPC Director
2:00 - 2:30 pm
MA 210 (Louise Morden Boardroom)* Faculty Orientation
Judges Training
PDL-MA Student Orientation to Conference
2:45 - 3:45 pm
MA 306
Oral Session 1
MA 318
Oral Session 2
MA Hallway 2 Poster Sessions* 1, 2, & 3
4:00- 5:00 pm
PDL-MA Keynote Speaker: Dr. Gaelynn Wolf Bordonaro
Title: International Art Therapy Response to Human Created and Natural Disasters
5:05 - 5:30 pm
PDL-MA Dinner announcement: Enjoy dinner on your own with the Kansas City restaurants; see handout in your packet. If you are interested in joining the speaker for dinner, please inform a volunteer at the Registration Table before 4 p.m.

*Friday posters can remain up until lunch on Saturday. This will allow Saturday attendees and others to view students’ scholarship for a longer period of time. If students are only present on Friday, then they may take down their posters before they leave.

8:00 am to Noon
PDL Atrium Registration
PDL-MB Breakfast (continental)
9:15 - 9:45 am
PDL-MA Official Welcome
Dr. Jerry D. Jorgensen, Provost
Dr. Emily Donnelli-Sallee, interim Dean-College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
10:15 - 11:15 am
PDL-MA Keynote Speakers: Drs. Teresa Rodgers and Michael Stoutimore
Title: Variations on a Theme: Two Perspectives on Working in the field of Applied Behavioral Analysis
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
WLC Oral Session 3
PDL-SR Oral Session 4
MA 222
Oral Session 5
11:30 am & Noon (Brain Games)
MA 306 It’s About Time: 11:30 – 11:53 am
Power of Persuasion: 12:00 – 12:23 pm
12:45 - 2:00 pm
All will acquire their lunch within the Cafeteria
Faculty: Will meet with their lunch in the Gibson room (3rd floor of Thompson)
Students: Will be in the Cafeteria (2nd floor of Thompson)
2:10 - 3:10 pm
PDL-SR Oral Session 6
WLC Oral Session 7
MA 222 Oral Session 8
MA Hallway 2
Poster Session 4
2:10 & 2:40 (Brain Games)
MA 306 Illusion Confusion: 2:10 – 2:33 pm
Liar Liar: 2:40 – 3:03 pm
3:10 - 3:30 pm
Break Photo Opportunity: Schools might want to take their group photos before the Psi Chi Address and Awards Ceremony; there are several picturesque settings around campus./td>
3:30 - 4:30 pm
PDL-MA Keynote Speaker: Dr. Philip Wann (Psi Chi Address)
Title: What Price Lobotomy? Psychological Assessment at the Missouri State Hospitals during the Era of Psychosurgery
4:30 - 5:30 pm
PDL-MA Awards Ceremony, Raffle, Door Prizes

*Please bring your lunch ticket to lunch with you on Saturday.