These awards provide funding to CWRU master’s and doctoral students who are conducting research with marginalized populations. The award winner’s research will address critical gaps across disciplines in the research and application of diversity, equity and inclusion.
The Psychological Sciences awardees and the projects were:
- Elisa Borrero—“The Role of Intergenerational Acculturative Gaps in Latinx Adolescents’ Internalizing Symptomatology”
- Alexandra Piedra—“The Development of an Affirming Group Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for LGBTQIA+ Adolescents”
Erica Johnson, the Graduate Student Council’s director of diversity, equity and inclusion, led this initiative.