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Accomplishments by Virgil H. Adams III

2016

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "More Hopeful as a Nation." with C. Henderson. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, November 2016.
  • "Have Attitudes Changed? A Look into Attitudes towards Lesbians and Gay Men." with K. Brown. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "More People, Better Attitude?." with K. Sattler. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "We are more Alike than Different." with A. Lee. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Aging Attitudes and Life Satisfaction." with L. Rodriguez. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Resilience in Soldiers." with S. Bateman. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Resiliency in the Face of Marital Satisfaction." with K. Crook. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Effects of Mother’s Education Level on the Child’s Self-Esteem, Stress, and Emotional Social Support in Hispanic Origin Participants." with C. Urbina. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, California, November 2016.
  • "How Does Income and Education Affect Hopefulness?." with E. Ceja. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Anxiety and Self-esteem." with L. Wang. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Health is the Higher Power." with S. Rojas. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California, November 2016.
  • "Stress and College Students Coping Mechanisms." with A. Callejas. Poster delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California. November 2016.
  • "Correlates of Fear of Death across Religiosity, and Self Esteem." with G. Hensley II. Poster delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California. November 2016.
  • "Happiness Pays Off." with O. Lopez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California. November 2016.
  • "Gratitude and Religious Affiliation." with V. Rainey. Poster delivered at Southern California Conferences on Undergraduate Research. Harvey Mudd College, Claremont California. November 2016.

2015

Publications:

  • "Teaching about Implicit Prejudices and Stereotypes: A Pedagogical Demonstration." with T. Devos, L. Rivera, H. Smith, and L. Vega. Teaching of Psychology. Vol. 41 No. 3 July 2014. 204-212. (DOI: 10.1177/0098628314537969)

2014

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "The Value of Self-Esteem." with K. Ibach. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "The Value of Honesty." with L. Graham. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Deployment and Risky Behavior: The Dissociation." with C. Quinn. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "The Risk Seekers." with H. Liversidge. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "The Significance of Hope." with C. Colgate. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Hope Defines Perseverance." with P. Brown. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Anxiety & Well-being." with J. Lopez. Paper delivered at California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Family Closeness and Hope." with M. Macias. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Hope, Subjective Well-being, and Religion." with E. Herrera. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Marital Status Satisfaction and Hope." with G. Halim. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "The Effect of Gender on Risk Propensity." with N. Sequeira. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Hope for Education with the Hindrance of Anxiety." with T. Rushin. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Maternal Education and Well-Being." with J. Knothe. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "The Relationship between Hope and Inspiration." with J. Calderon. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Hope and Sociopolitical Control." with N. Mohseupour. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2013.
  • "Are You Inspired by Your Family?." with K. McNary. Paper delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. Whittier College, November 2011.

2013

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "The Risk Seekers." with J. Lumley. Poster delivered at Southern California Conferences for Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "The relationship between entitlement, age, and sex and it’s effect on well-being." with B. Campbell. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "The Influence of Hope on Political Involvment." with J. Scism. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "Education Attainment Relationship to Self-Esteem." with D. Prendergast. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "Hope and Understanding of Goverment in Relation to Tea Party Affiliation." with M. Becker. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "The Relationship Between Job Satisfaction and Well-Being." with N. Basquez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "The Significance of Forgiveness in the Experience of Hope." with S. Marroquin. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.
  • "Entitlement, Marital Status Satisfaction, Hope, Self-Esteem and the Impact of Marital Status." with Z. Grewal. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Channel Islands. November 2012.

Publications:

  • "Faculty/Librarian Collaboration: a Faculty Perspective on Information Literacy Instruction." with D. Hoffmann. Codex: the Journal of the Louisiana Chapter of the ACRL. Vol. 2 No. 1 Aug 1, 2012. 25-35. (Journal.acrlla.org/inex.php/codex)

2012

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "The Significance of Parental Relationships in Measures of Well-Being." with E. Chatterton. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.
  • "Levels of Entitlement vs. Educational Degree Earned." with K. Chapman. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.
  • "Cultural Differences in Perceived Emotional Well-Being." with E. Watson. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.
  • "The Affect of Economic Downfall on Adults Leaving Home." with J. Trujillo. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.
  • "Hope and Latinos Academic Success in Global Well-Being." with S. Hinde. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.
  • "Life Purpose: The Role of Self-Esteem & Hope." with H. King. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.
  • "The Significance of Marriage and Children in Experiencing Happiness." with M. Klopp. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Mt. San Antonio College. Nov 19, 2011.

2011

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Who will keep your secrets? Communication Strategies Versus Self Esteem." with D. Lockwood, E. Farnell, C. Del Rosario, C. McLeod, B. Moncayo, and L. Rivera. Poster delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Los Angeles, CA. May 1, 2011.
  • "Teaching Implicit Prejudice: Pedagogy, Teaching Styles, Assessment, and Teacher-Student Diversity." with T. Devos, H. Smith, and L. Vega. Panel discussion at The Seventeenth Lewis M. Terman Western Regional Teaching Conference. Los Angeles, CA, Apr 27, 2011. (http://www.westernpsych.org/pdf/Terman2011Flyer.pdf)

2010

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Meditation, Stress, and Hope: Implications of Positive Psychology Within Society." with C. Jordan-Ramirez, B. Brown, M. Yilma, V. Sargent, and A. Obregon. Poster delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Los Angeles, CA. Apr 29, 2011.
  • "The Effects of Stress on Humor and Hope." with M. Yilma. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Over Privileged Children in Relation toward Adult Self Esteem." with E. Al-Mutairi. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "The Distress of Deployment." with V. Anderson. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Life Purpose & Personal Relationships: Implications of Hope." with B. Brown. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Happiness Can Be Achieved Through Family." with S. Bryan. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Parental Education and its Relation to Self Accomplishment." with C. Bush. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Game On: The Relationship between Athletes, Self-Esteem, and Hope." with A. Cordero. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Religiosity and Adversity." with C. del Rosario. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Cooperation is Indispensable." with E. Farnell. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Putting the Best Face Forward: Cosmetic Usage and Stress." with C. Gordus. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Body Modification and its Relationship to Gender and Age." with L. Hamachi. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Hope and Close Relationships." with R. Jabury. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Examining the Pathways to Well-Being." with N. Jones. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "The Significance of Agency in Experiencing Life Satisfaction." with C. Jordan-Ramirez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "It's Mine! The Role of Entitlement and Birth Order." with C. Kundlinski. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Test the Idiocracy Theory: Family Size & Parental Education." with D. Lockwood. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Does Pet Ownership Promote Hope & Well-Being." with C. Lucero. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "The Truth about Entitlement." with C. McLeod. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Waiting to Begin: Procrastination and Self-Esteem." with B. Moncayo. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Stress levels within the Latino Community." with J. Morales. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Satisfaction in Communication." with A. Obregon. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "College Graduates and Social Responsibility." with L. Rivera. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "How a Friend or Family Member with Disabilities Can Affect Your Quality of Life." with V. Sargent. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.
  • "Status of Satisfaction." with S. Silver. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA. Nov 20, 2010.

2009

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "The Pursuit is Happiness: The Influence of Hope and Social Factors on Global Well-Being." with A. Schatzberg. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.
  • "Honesty, Entitlement, and Hope." with D. Smith. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.
  • "Do Pets Predict Honesty?." with B. Ramirez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.
  • "Pathways to Self Esteem." with N. Jones. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.
  • "The Role of Religiosity and Hope on Marital Satisfaction." with D. Gutierrez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.
  • "Distressed vs. Intact Households: The Role of Hope in Family Closeness." with J. Booker. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.
  • "Health Satisfaction and Hope: Implications for a Healthy Lifestyle." with W. Gonzales. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. CSU, Dominguez Hills. Nov 21, 2009.

2008

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Keynote Speaker: Hope in Tough Times: Pathways to a Better Quality of Life." Presented to Citizens for Peaceful Resolutions. Ventura, CA. Feb 8, 2009.
  • "Hope in Difficult Times: Pathways to Success." Radio Interview. Kelli McKay Variety, KKZZ 1400 AM. Feb 6, 2009.
  • "Effects of Education on Quality of Life." with M. Schumacher. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Gender Differences and the Importance of Family Life to Overall Well-being." with J. Long. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Global Well-being, Self Esteem, and Regular Exercise Among Women." with M. Davy. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Pets As Family." with K. Richardson. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Effects of Yoga Practice on Global Well-Being." with J. Anderson. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Stress Analysis in California Firefighters and Police Officers." with K. Katapodis. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Relationship of Gender and Honesty." with M. D'Angelo. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Social Isolation's Effects on Well-being." with D. Baker. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Effects of Music on Well-Being." with A. Soria. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Importance of Parent-Adolescent Interaction and the Development of Entitlement." with V. Alvarez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Retirement, Accomplishments, and Global Well-being: Pathways to Peace." with C. Cortez. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Self-Efficacy and Beliefs in Life After Death." with G. Allyn. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Politics and Protests: The Impact of a Positive Attitude towards Current Politics, Policies, and Protest on Hope, Global Well-being, and Self Esteem." with C. Zimmerman. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Influence of Competitive Sports on Self Efficacy and Well-Being." with E. Perry. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Who's Got High Hopes?." with C. Cubitt. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Pursuit is Happiness." with N. Macias. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Role of Self Centeredness in Goal Achievement." with S. Chung. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Emotional Well-Being among Military Personnel." with B. Walters. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Keys to Emotional Well-Being: The Role of Social Networks." with B. Greenwell. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Generational Shifts in Personal Responsibility." with L. Davidson. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Beyond Self-Esteem and Gender: Age and Hopeful Thinking." with J. Mac Vie. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "To Marry or Not: Hope, Family Closeness, and Well-Being Among Singles." with J. Hammer. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "The Relationship Between Parent Educational Achievement and Subjective Life Satisfaction in Adults." with L. Barnes. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.
  • "Police Officers and General Well-Being." with D. Rubright. Poster delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. CSU Pomona. Nov 22, 2008.

Publications:

  • "Hope in the Workplace." with C. Snyder, K. Rand, E. O'Donnell, D. Sigmon, and K. Pulvers. Handbook of Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Performance. Edited by R. Giacalone and C. Jurkiewicz. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, 2009. tba.

Other Activities:

  • "The Social Psychology of Intergroup Relations: A Teaching & Research Collaborative." with H. Smith, L. Vega, T. Devos, L. Rivera, and S. Fleisher. Discipline Research Project, The California State University Institute for Teaching and Learning. 9,200.00. 2008.

2007

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Under Fire: How Military Personnel and Their Families Cope With Deployment." with M. Miles. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Los Angeles, CA, Nov 17, 2007.
  • "Social Economic Status and its Effects on Global Well Being." with K. Weaver. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Los Angeles, CA, Nov 17, 2007.
  • "A Quest for Love: Influence of Marriage, Commuting, and Hope on Relationship Formation." with A. Kane, B. McAleney, H. Davidson, and S. Diaz. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Vancouver, BC, May 5, 2007.
  • "Generational and Ethnic Differential Influences on Values Associated with Entitlement." with E. Ridge, E. Rodriquez, R. Loria, and E. Rico. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association. Vancouver, BC, May 4, 2007.
  • "Bring the Soldiers Home! - Effects of Deployment on Family Disruption." with C. Holshouser, J. Lee, K. Sheehan, and K. Adame. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Vancouver, BC, May 4, 2007.

2006

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Belief in Life after Death." with K. Adame. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Dissolution of Marriage: Life Moves On." with B. McAleney. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Evaluations of Variables in Life Satisfaction Among Latinos." with E. Rodriguez. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "The Consequences of Military Deployment on Well-Being." with J. Lee. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Evaluation of Living Environment and Religious Activity among Latino Americans." with E. Rico. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Get Out of My Way! : The Effects of Traffic on Well Being." with H. Davidson. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Living Environment and Life Satisfaction." with K. Sheehan. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "The Acceptance of Internet Socializing and Dating." with A. Kane. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "The Influence of Hope on Latinos' Self-Esteem." with R. Loria. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Values and Belief Systems Associated with Entitlement: A Look at the Generational Differences." with E. Ridge. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research. Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA, Nov 18, 2006.
  • "Relationship between Well Being, Loneliness, and Social Network." with J. Barton. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "The Role of Hope and Well-being among Latinos." with R. Espinoza. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "Residential Satisfaction and Hope." with C. Helms. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "Self-esteem, Social Networks, and Hope: How they Affect Life Quality." with C. McCarthy. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "The Effects of Income on Global Well-being: Can Money Buy Happiness?." with B. Olsen. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "Military Quality of Life." with J. Otto. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "Religiosity and Hope in Older Adults." with C. White. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 30, 2006.
  • "Factors that Affect Family Closeness among Latinos." with F. Barron. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 29, 2006.
  • "How Group Memberships Frame Personal Experience: Implicit & Explicit Evidence." with H. Smith, L. Vega, T. Devos, and C. Aberson. Panel discussion at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 28, 2006.
  • "Social & Psychological Factors: How to Enhance Hope." with D. Pehrssion and T. Kettle-Stankis. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 28, 2006.
  • "The Relationship of Housing Satisfaction to Self-esteem." with S. Pennington. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Spings, CA, Apr 28, 2006.
  • "The Relationship between Religiosity, Self-esteem and Global Well-being." with L. Sugleris. Paper delivered at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Palm Springs, CA, Apr 28, 2006.
  • "Success in Graduate School." Panel discussion at Forum of Diversity in Graduate Education. University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, Apr 22, 2006.

2005

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Self-Esteem, Social Networks, and Hope: How they Affect Quality of Life in Adult Women." with C. McCarthy . Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "Relationship Between Global Well-Being, Loneliness, and Social Network." with J. Barton. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "Military Quality of Life." with J. Otto. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "The Role of Hope and Well-Being among Latinos." with R. Espinoza. Paper delivered at Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA, Nov 19, 2005.
  • "Marital Satisfaction for Working Women." with S. James. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "Children of the Dream: The Role of Hope in Educational Achievement." with T. Lopez. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "A Will or a Way Revisited." with J. Alvarez, H. Quinn, D. Pehrsson, and T. Kettle-Stankis. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "The Relationship Between Religiosity, Self-Esteem, and Global Well-Being among Adults Living in Southern California." with L. Sugleris. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "The Effects of Income on Global Well-Being: Can Money Buy Happiness." with B. Olsen. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "Religiosity and Hope in Older Adults." with C. White. Presented to Southern California Conference on Undergraduate Research. Riverside, CA. Nov 19, 2005.
  • "The Effects of Education and Income on Housing Satisfaction." with M. Tilkens. Presented to Western Psychological Assocation Annual Meetings. Portland, OR. Apr 17, 2005.
  • "Perceived Social Support as a Pathway for Hope." with K. Tumey. Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meeting. Portland, OR. Apr 17, 2005.
  • "Self-Reported Measures of Hope & Well-Being." with D. Mullally. Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meeting. Portland, OR. Apr 17, 2005.
  • "The Relationship Between Levels of Institutional Learning & Global Well-Being." with M. Wagner. Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Portland, OR. Apr 16, 2005.
  • "The Impact of Family Satisfaction and Loneliness on Pathway Thinking." with K. Slayback. Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Portland, OR. Apr 16, 2005.
  • "The Impact of Religiosity on Global Well-Being." with L. Dickinson. Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meeting. Portland, OR. Apr 15, 2005.
  • "Physical Health and the Amount of Fun In One's Life." with M. Collison. Paper delivered at Western Psychology Association Annual Meeting. Portland, OR, Apr 14, 2005.
  • "Satisfaction and Self-Esteem: Looking at Feelings about Where One lives." with A. Delarosa. Presented to Western Psychology Association Annual Meeting. Portland, OR. Apr 14, 2005.
  • "Education Level, Family Support, and Success with Pathway Thinking." with N. Gregorvich. Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meeting. Portland, OR. Apr 12, 2005.
  • "Hope & Quality of Life: A Life Long Quest." Presented to Kiwanis Club of Oxnard. Oxnard, CA. Mar 31, 2005.
  • "Hope, Subjective Well-Being, and Housing Satisfaction." with C. Claiborne. Presented to International Society for Quality of Life Studies. Philadelphia, PA. Nov 12, 2004.
  • "Company's coming: Quick let's clean.." Newpaper Interview. Robin Hagey article, Los Angeles Times. Oct 7, 2004.
  • "Weaving Theory and Method of Intergroup Relations in Extant Group Differences." with H. Smith, M. Akiyama, A. Duran , and L. Vega. Panel discussion at Western Psychological Association Annual Meetings. Phoenix, AZ, Apr 23, 2004.

Publications:

  • "African Americans' Hope and Coping With Racism Stressors." with K. Rand, K. Kahle, C. Snyder, and C. Berg. Between Hope and Stress. Edited by R. Jacoby and G. Keinan. Oxford, UK: Greenwood, 2003. 172-192.
  • "Hope in the Workplace." with C. Snyder, K. Rand, D. Sigmon, and K. Pulvers. Workplace Spirituality and Organizational Performance. Edited by R. Giacolone and C. Jurkiewicz. London, England: M. E. Sharpe, 2003. 367-377.

2004

Exhibitions / Presentations:

  • "Intergroup Perceptions Among Elders: The Role of Hope in Well-Being Evaluations." Presented to Western Psychological Association Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ. Apr 23, 2004.
  • "Hope and Quality of Life: A Lifelong Quest." Paper delivered at California State University Bakersfield. Bakersfield, CA, April 2004.

2001

Other Activities:

  • Institutional Related Activities Funding. CSUCI: Associated Students Incorporated. $6640. 2005.