Student Paper Competition

NCSA Student Paper Competition

Each year the NCSA sponsor a paper competition for both undergraduates and graduate students. Please view the following attachment for specifics concerning the competition: 2014 Student Paper Competition information

Deadline: January 6, 2014

Information about the competition. For more information about the paper competition, contact

Todd Callais
University of Cincinnati — Blue Ash College

2013 Recipients

Graduate Division

1st place: Natasha Yurk,. Indiana University-Bloomington.

“The Strategic Parent: How School Performance Affects Parental Investment”
Advisor: Brian Powell.

2nd place: Amanda Nicole Draft. Wayne State University.
“Victimization as Mediator of Suicidal Ideation among Sexual Minority Youth,
Advisor: David Merolla

3rd place: Scott Setchfield, Indiana University-Bloomington.
“’Crash Avoidance’ Versus ‘Safer Crashing:’ Constructing Meanings of Safety in a State Motorcyclists’ Rights Organization”
Advisor: Brian Powell.

Undergraduate Division

1st place: Molly Harmon, Saint Mary’s College.
Broadcasting Blackness:
A Content Analysis of Mov
ies Aired by Black Entertainment Television (BET) Before and After Viacom’s Ownership
isor: Dr. Leslie Wang

2nd place: Hilary Whitsett,

aint Mary’s College. “Targeting Women: Direct to Consumer Advertising in Women’s Magazines”
Advisor: Dr. Leslie Wang.

3rd place: James Becker, Central Michigan University.

“The Effects of Socioeconomic Status, Gender, and Race on Emergency Preparedness for Disasters”
Advisor: Elbert P. Almazan

Lists of previous winners




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