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Please click the following link to watch the Honours Student Thesis Defenses live online:

(Introductory remarks begin at 9:30am - full schedule below)


Surrey Conference Centre, Cedar 1205 A

START END Thesis Title and Honours Student Honours Supervisor
9:00 am 9:30 am Refreshments
9:30 am 9:45 am

Introductory Remarks

Dr. Deepak Gupta: AVP Research, Innovation, and Grad Studies

9:45 am 10:20 am "Influence of disgust sensitivity on homelessness policy attitude"
Jenna Lee
Dr. Roger Tweed
10:20 am 10:55 am "Intergenerational Differences in Beliefs about Mental Health among South Asians in Canada"
Roopepreet Jagee
Dr. Gira Bhatt
10:55 am 11:30 am "Considering Mindset: The Role of Emotion Beliefs in Processes of Emotion Regulation"
Amie Orsetti
Dr. Kyle Matsuba
11:30 am 11:45 am Break
11:45 am 12:20 pm

"Self-Promotion Tendencies Among Women with Differing Gender-Role Orientations"

Stephanie Pall
Dr. Cory Pedersen
12:20 pm 12:55 pm "Barriers and Facilitators to Program Expansion: A Process Evaluation of KPU's Psychology Department Honours Program"
Calvin Campbell
Dr. Shayna Minosky
12:55 pm 1:30 pm "Exploring Student Perceptions of Rapport Across Ethnic & Cultural Groups"
Bhawandeep Mann
Dr. Shayna Minosky
1:30 pm 2:15 pm Lunch
2:15 pm 2:50 pm "Impact of ADHD, Gender, and Age Stereotypes on the Perceived Credibility of Victims"
Stephannie Rosencrans
Dr. Patricia Coburn
2:50 pm 3:25 pm "Frequent Exposure to South-Korean Media Decreased Loneliness and Body Dissatisfaction Among Young Adults"
Karin Ishida
Dr. Susan Thompson
3:25 pm 4:00 pm "Investigating Agreeableness and Theory of Mind Correlates"
Travis Takarangi
Dr. Daniel Bernstein
4:00 pm 4:30 pm Q&A (Online viewers may email:
4:30 pm 4:45 pm Closing Remarks: 

Dr. Alena Buis: Associate Dean – Faculty of Arts