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Psychology

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Mood and Word Choice

You are invited to participate in a study located at the Psychology Research Center on the Edgewood College campus. The study consists of you completing a series of tasks on the computer that focuses on your experiences, mood and a word choice task. Participating in this study will not take more than 30 minutes and all information will be kept confidential. If you change your mind at any point about participating, you are free to withdraw from the study.
If you are an Edgewood College Student, you may have the opportunity to earn course credit or be eligible for a drawing for a $25 Dane Buy Local Gift Card.

If you are interested in participating, please contact the following researcher with some preferred 30 minute time slots chosen from the times below:

Caitlynn Suiter: CSuiter@edgewood.edu

Available Times: 

Thursday 11/16: 12:00-5:00

Monday 11/20: 12:00-7:00

Tuesday 11/21: 11:00-7:00

Monday 11/27: 12:00-7:00

Tuesday 11/28: 11:00-7:00

Wednesday 11/29: 12:00-4:00

Thursday 11/30: 11:00-7:00

Monday 12/4: 12:00-7:00

Tuesday 12/5: 11:00-7:00

Wednesday 12/6: 12:00-4:00

Thursday 12/7: 11:00-5:00

 

 

Decision Making and Emotional Facial Expressions

You are invited to participate in an experimental research study that will examine how thought patterns influence the interpretation of emotional expressions. Specifically, you will answer some questions about your thought patterns and will be asked to make decisions about the emotionality of different faces. This will be in a person experiment taking place at the Edgewood College Psychology Research Center, located in Dominican building next to the Wellness center. This will take approximately 15-30 minutes to complete. This is a voluntary experiment and you are welcome to refuse or withdrawal at any time during the experiment.  The identity of participants involved in this study will be kept confidential and all results will be presented in aggregate. If you wish to partake in the study please contact the primary researcher with a time and date suitable for you.

Please email one of the researchers to schedule a 30 minute time slot to participate: 

-Monday       12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

-Tuesday         2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

-Wednesday  12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

-Thursday        2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Note: last day for participation is Friday, December 7

Researchers to contact:

Bader Batarfi (BBatarfi@edgewood.edu)

Enass Almetery (EAlmetery@edgewood.edu)

Drinking Attitudes and Behaviors 

We would like to invite you to participate in an anonymous research study on factors associated with female college student’s drinking attitudes and behaviors.  At the end of the survey you will be directed to a separate survey that allows you to enter the drawing for a $25 Amazon.com gift card. The winner of the gift card will be contacted by email. Entrance in the drawing is contingent on the completion of the survey.

NOTE: YOU MAY ONLY TAKE THIS SURVEY ONCE. IF YOU HAVE TAKEN THIS SURVEY FOR A DIFFERENT COURSE PLEASE DO NOT CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE!



Health Tracking Study

You are invited to participate in an anonymous research study about your experiences using health and nutrition tracking apps. You will be asked some basic demographic information, several questions about your use of health and nutrition tracking websites, as well as how you feel about yourself and certain aspects of your life. Most people can complete this survey in approximately 15 minutes. 
Once you complete the survey you will have an opportunity to enter a drawing for a chance to win a $25 Amazon.com gift card. The drawing information will be collected in a separate survey location and will in no way be connected with your survey responses.
Please click on this link, or cut and paste it into your browser, to access survey:



Social Media Influence Survey

You are invited to participate in a research study about how social media use can influence personal and relational well-being. If you decide to participate in this research, you will be asked to complete a brief online survey. You will be asked some basic demographic information and to respond to several questions about your Facebook usage as well as several well-being measures. Most people can complete this survey in approximately 15 minutes.
It is important for you to understand that this survey is anonymous and neither your name nor any other identifiable information will be recorded.

Upon completion of this survey you will have the opportunity to obtain course extra credit or to be entered in a drawing for a $25 Dane Buy Local Gift Certificate.

Please click on this link, or cut and paste it into your browser, to access survey:

NOTE: YOU MAY ONLY TAKE THIS SURVEY ONCE. IF YOU HAVE TAKEN THIS SURVEY FOR A DIFFERENT COURSE PLEASE DO NOT CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE!