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Summer Graduation 2018

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Experimental Psychology Graduation Reception 2018 Bhagesh Sachania

Press release issued: 27 July 2018

Congratulations to all of our 2018 Graduates and Graduate Prize Winners!

On Tuesday 17th July 2018, the School of Experimental Psychology celebrated the Graduation of its final year Undergraduate students as well as a handful of Postgraduate students. 

Families from around the world came to Bristol to enjoy an extremely special day. 

The graduates and their families were invited to the Life Sciences Building for a Drinks and Prize Giving Reception shortly after their graduation ceremony at the Wills Memorial Building. 


This years prize winners are; 

Daniel Downey

Awarded the Richard Gregory Prize. This prize is awarded to the student with the most innovative final year independent research project.

Andrea Hall and Jake summerfield

Awarded runners up for the Richard Gregory Prize.

Marlen Frei and Ella Goldwater 

Awarded the Henri Tajfel Prize. This prize is awarded to the tudent with the best final year independent research project of a social psychology nature. 

Daisy Crick

Nominated for both the EPS / British Science Association Undergraduate Project Prize and the Nominated for the British Psychological Society Cognitive Psychology Undergraduate Project Prize. 

The nominees for the Experimental Psychology Society / British Science Association Undergraduate Project Prize are the students with the highest scoring cognitive themed final year independent research project. 

The nominees for the British Psychological Society Cognitive Psychology Undergraduate Project Prize are recognised for outstanding research conducted in the area of cognitive Psychology.

Alex Bal and Lorna Smith

Jointly nominated for the Jonathan Sime Award. The nominees for this prize are the students with the best Undergraduate Dissertation on the topic of Environmental Psychology. 

Cerowyn Browne

Awarded in recognition of the best question set by a student on the Genes and Behaviour course using the PeerWise tool. 

Natalia Abramovich

Awarded both The BPS Undergraduate Award and the Experimental Psychology Outstanding Achievement Prize (Year 3).

The British Psychological Society (BPS) Award is awarded to the the student who achieved the highest overall score in an accredited degree programme at each of the institutions accredited by the Society. 

The Experimental Psychology Outstanding Achievement Prize for year 3 is awarded to the student with the highest overall mark in year 3. 

Polly Howard

Awarded Experimental Pshychology Outstanding Achievment Prize for Year 4. This prize is awarded to the student with the highest overall mark in year4. 


Contemporary Issues in Psychology 

Students were awarded this prize, for delivering the best presentation within their seminar group in the subject of Contemporary Issues in Psychologoy.

  • Hugo HammondProducing adaptive, extended and goal directed behaviour
  • Alice GrishkovInterpersonal relationships and attachment (group 2)
  •  Marlen FreiInterpersonal relationships and attachment (group 1)
  •  Cerowyn BrowneMe, mine and memory 
  • Dolores HillExecutive cognition in children 
  • Soren ReedHow do we see time? 
  • Brian LuscombeThe psychology of decision making - (not present)
  • Phoebe DaviesHumans online
  • Ella BurgessThe modularity of mind - (not present)
  • Helena DaviesThe stable world illusion?
  • Daisy GilbertMagnetic resonance techniques for exploring the CNS
  • Daisy MummeryAre low-calorie sweeteners helpful or harmful for healthy weight management?
  • Tessa BanethSmoking and mental health - (not present)
  • Athina CooperWhat can neuro-imaging tell us about pain?
  • Yannick YalipendeThe social animal - (not present)
  • Krystian PrzydzialAnimal learning and cognition
  • Daniel DowneyOlfaction and the psychology of smell
  • Matt NeichoCamouflage
  • Jessica YangMicrovolts of cognition
  • Vanessa WilsonOur globe vs. our brain
  • Isabel Chew“Post-truth” politics, democracy and human cognition

 

Further information

All photos were taken by Bhagesh Sachania - Freelance Professional Photography Services to the University of Bristol.

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