A selection of conference and lecture presentations from faculty members of the College of the Pacific at University of the Pacific.

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Submissions from 2019

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Personal control beliefs and memory in aging: Mediation by health and lifestyle, Mercedes Ball and Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

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Socializing more linked with better aging attitudes, Kezhia Barba, Lluvia Garnica, and Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

Cien años con Juan Rulfo: Miradas rulfianas, Martín Camps

Korean Migration to Yucatán: Black Flower by Kim Young-Ha, Martín Camps

La sonrisa afilada: Enrique Serna ante la crítica, Martín Camps

A tight lower bound for the split domination number of a regular tournament, Kim Factor, Larry J. Langley, and Sarah Merz

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Are you threatening me? Responses to age-based stereotype threat, Sebastian Getman and Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

The cognitive benefits of learning multiple real-world skills in older adults, S. Leanos, Esra Kurum, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes, Annie Ditta, George W. Rebok, and Rachel Wu

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Self-regulation in memory strategy training for middle-aged and older adults, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes and Robin Lea West

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Maximizing the impact of cognitive interventions via learning and socio-motivational factors, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes and Rachel Wu

Submissions from 2018

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The Importance of Adiposity to the Cancer Patient Initiating Exercise: 2879 Board #162 June 1 2, Alexia Amo, Cynthia Villalobos, Justin Brown, Paul Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Forgetful? Demented? Maybe you're just stereotyped., Kezhia Barba and Mercedes Ball

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The Interrelationship Between Depression and Hemoglobin: Men Are Affected More Than Women, Tina Bhateja, Jonathan Saxe, Lewis Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

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The interrelationship and diagnostic utility of memory and reaction time in concussed students, Maggie E. Bristow, Cali A. VanValkenburg, Gianna D. Maragliano, Vincent C. Nittoli, Adam W. Shunk, Courtney D. Jensen, and J. Mark Van Ness

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The Interrelationship and Diagnostic Utility of Memory and Reaction Time in Concussed Students: 971 Board #232 May 30 3, Margaret Bristow, Cali VanValkenburg, Gianna Maragliano, Vincent Nittoli, Adam Shunk, and Courtney D. Jensen

Parent reactions to negative emotions and toddler shyness as interacting correlates of internalizing behaviors and social competence in toddlerhood, Delaney Callen and Jessica Stoltzfus Grady

The role of inhibitory control in shy toddlers’ adjustment, Jocelyn Camargo and Jessica Stoltzfus Grady

Memes as Cultural Software of the US/Mexico Border, Martín Camps

Trauma and Identity in the Narratives of the Korean War, Martín Camps

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A Curious Relationship Between Obesity, Diabetes, and Dementia, Megan L. Darling, J. Mark Van Ness, Jonathan M. Saxe, Michelle M. Amaral, Lewis E. Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

Consciousness in the Abyss: Benjamin Fondane and the Modern World, Cosana Maria Eram

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A Linked Coptic Dictionary Online, Frank Feder, Maxim Kupreyev, Emma Manning, Caroline T. Schroeder, and Amir Zeldes

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Baseline Body Composition Affects Exercise Response: Results from Diabetic and Athletic Populations, Natalie Figueroa, Cynthia Villalobos, J. Mark Van Ness, Paul D. Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Activities Adjusting Attitudes: The Impact of Lifestyle on Age Stereotype and Beliefs, Lluvia Garnica, Sebastian Getman, and Alexis Gutierrez

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Chemotherapy and the Exercising Cancer Survivor, Samantha R. Gayla, Cynthia Villalobos, Justin C. Brown, J. Mark Van Ness, Paul D. Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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The Circles of Apollonius, Christopher D. Goff

Parental warmth helps shy toddlers to be bold, Jessica Stoltzfus Grady

Promoting shy toddlers’ physiological regulation during low- and moderately-threatening social contexts, Jessica Stoltzfus Grady

Relations among parental emotion modeling, cultural orientations, and child adjustment in toddlerhood, Jessica Stoltzfus Grady

Improving the interview answers of a military veteran using behavioral skills training, C. Grossi and Corey S. Stocco

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Firefighters and Physical Function: Should There Be Annual Testing?, Hyosung Han, Alexis C. King, J. Mark Van Ness, Cynthia Villalobos, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Alcohol and Cardiovascular Health: Acute Alterations vs. Chronic Adaptations, Jennica Harrison, Grace L. Naylor, J. Mark Van Ness, Michelle M. Amaral, Greg Roberts, Jonathan M. Saxe, Lewis E. Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

Boys don’t cry? Gender differences in emotion portrayals within storybooks, Malina Her, Geena Moreno, Katie Perez, Jillian Yelinek, and Jessica Stoltzfus Grady

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The Effect of Radiation Therapy on Cancer Patients Participating in Structured Exercise, Amber Huang, Cynthia Villalobos, Justin C. Brown, J. Mark Van Ness, Jeremy P. McConnell, Paul D. Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Obesity in the Trauma Patient Delays Hospital Discharge and Increases Treatment Cost: 2455 Board #291 June 1 9, Bushra Irshad, Lariel Mateo, Michelle M. Amaral, Lewis Jacobson, Jonathan M. Saxe, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Elevated BMI Impairs Balance Among Older Adults with Vestibular Disorders, Alexis C. King, J. Mark Van Ness, Toni J. Oliver, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Sparta Testing and Vertical Jump Co-Predict Fastball Speed in Collegiate Pitchers, William P. Lydon, J. Mark Van Ness, John Mayberry, Joey Rossi, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Differences in Reporting: The Concussed Student Versus the Concerned Parent, Gianna Maragliano, Ifeoma C. Agwuenu, Margaret Bristow, Vincent Nittoli, Adam Shunk, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Comparing Post-Exertional Symptoms Following Serial Exercise Tests, Lariel J. Mateo, Lily Chu, Staci R. Stevens, Jared Stevens, Christopher R. Snell, Todd E. Davenport, and J. Mark Van Ness

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A Portrait of the Concussed Student-Athlete: Grade and Sex Affect Presentation of Symptoms, Joseph Mayhan, Cali VanValkenburg, Vincent Nittoli, Adam Shunk, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Evaluating the Concussed Athlete: Co-Occurring Psychiatric Conditions Predict Psychological Function and Recovery, Jeremy P. McConnell, Cali VanValkenburg, Vincent Nittoli, Adam Shunk, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Exercise and The Cancer Patient: Function Improves Independent of Cardiovascular and Anthropometric Changes, Sarah McDowell, Cynthia Villalobos, Justin Brown, Paul Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Obesity Associated Hypertension In Admitted Patients: Treating Isolated Systolic Hypertension May Be Short Sighted, Kelly L. McKinnie, J. Mark Van Ness, Michelle M. Amaral, Greg Roberts, Jonathan M. Saxe, Lewis E. Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Hit or Miss: Kinematic Predictors of In-Game Performance in Collegiate Pitching, Victoria R. Mitchell, William P. Lydon, J. Mark Van Ness, John Mayberry, Joey Rossi, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Thermoregulation, Strokes, and Dementia: A Healthy Heart Begets a Healthy Brain, Saejel G. Mohan, J. Mark Van Ness, Jonathan M. Saxe, Greg Roberts, Lewis E. Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

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The Kidney as a Hub for pH Modulation: The Interrelationship of Lactate, Pulse, and Blood Pressure, Roman Musselman, J. Mark Van Ness, Greg Roberts, Jonathan M. Saxe, Lewis E. Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Overturning the Hypothesis that Cigarettes Can Enhance Hematocrit and Improve Aerobic Capacity, Grace L. Naylor, Jennica Harrison, J. Mark Van Ness, Michelle M. Amaral, Jonathan M. Saxe, Lewis E. Jacobson, and Courtney D. Jensen

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The Role of Ethnicity in Developing Cardiovascular Disease in At-Risk Populations: 1457 Board #265 May 31 9, Nguyen Nguyen, Cynthia Villalobos, Natalie Figueroa, Tristan Kittinger, Paul Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

The effect of token reinforcement on moderate-to-vigorous physical activity exhibited by young children, Rutvi R. Patel, Carolynn S. Kohn, Matthew P. Normand, and Kelly L. Roughgarden

The effect of token reinforcement on moderate-to-vigorous physical activity exhibited by young children, Rutvi R. Patel, Carolynn S. Kohn, Matthew P. Normand, and Kelly L. Roughgarden

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Anthropometry, Physical Functioning, and Quality of Life in the Exercising Diabetic Patient, Lena K. Perry, Cynthia Villalobos, J. Mark Van Ness, Paul D. Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Structured Exercise in the Cancer Patient Improves Insomnia and Fatigue, but Not Depression: 1940 Board #201 May 31 3, Chandee Pressnall, Cynthia Villalobos, Justin Brown, Paul Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Exercise Prescription in Cancer Survivors: What Explains Poor Retention?, Nicole Richards, Cynthia Villalobos, Justin Brown, Paul Vosti, and Courtney D. Jensen

Labyrinths of the Literary World: The Writings of Bárbara Jacobs, Traci Roberts-Camps

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Wingate Test-Retest Variability in Healthy Subjects, Emily Roessel, Evelyn N. Delgado, Megan L. Darling, Nathaniel J. Holmgren, Courtney D. Jensen, and J. Mark Van Ness

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Physiological Performance Predictions Based on Simple Assessments, Lindsie S. Rogers, J. Mark Van Ness, Roman Musselman, and Courtney D. Jensen

Understanding and treating lying, Corey S. Stocco

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Aging, self-regulation, and cognitive success, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

Cognitive Health: Attention and Aging, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

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Maximizing the impact of cognitive interventions, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

Myths and Reality of Memory and Aging (And What You Can Do!), Carla M. Strickland-Hughes

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Intergenerational intervention to combat age-based stereotype threat and promote self-regulation, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes and Mercedes Ball

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Brief memory strategy training that enhances beliefs promotes near transfer, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes and Robin Lea West

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Brief strategy training enhances targeted memory and beliefs and promotes near transfer, Carla M. Strickland-Hughes and Robin Lea West

Improving College Students’ Interview Skills Using Staff-Implemented Behavioral Skills Training (BST) at a Career Center, Meagan Strickland, Corey Stocco, Vinthia Wiryananda Wirantana, and Carolynn S. Kohn

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A Call for Physical Activity Guidelines to Be Established in Equatorial Africa: 269 Board #110 May 30 9, Brianna Tracy, Lonnae Hohman, William E. Herrin, Norah Madaya, and Courtney D. Jensen

Role of CPET in diagnosis and treatment of ME/CFS, J. Mark Van Ness

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Kinesio Tape Fails to Affect Characteristics of Skeletal Muscle Recruitment: 2785 Board #68 June 1 3, Cali VanValkenburg, Angela Nuccio, Angela Souza, Samantha Jamosmos, Cynthia Villalobos, and Courtney D. Jensen

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Exercise Reduces HbA1c in Type 2 Diabetics, but Improved Strength Associates with Poorer Outcomes, Cynthia Villalobos, Paul D. Vosti, J. Mark Van Ness, and Courtney D. Jensen

The implementation and adoptability of behavioral skills training in a career center, Vinthia Wiryananda Wirantana, Corey S. Stocco, and Carolynn S. Kohn

Using Behavioral Skills Training to Train Career Resource Center Staff to Use BST to Teach Job Interview Skills to College Students, Vinthia Wiryananda Wirantana, Corey S. Stocco, and Carolynn S. Kohn

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Risk of Cardiovascular Disease in American Firefighters: An Intervention Is Warranted, Nicholas Zachmeier, Hyosung Han, Alexis C. King, J. Mark Van Ness, Cynthia Villalobos, and Courtney D. Jensen

Submissions from 2017

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Multicomponent Training Distress Scale (MTDS) Questionnaire to Detect Training Distress in Collegiate Soccer Players, Ifeoma C. Agwuenu, Haylee A. Bettencourt, J. Mark Van Ness, and Courtney D. Jensen

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The relationship between runners' environmental paradigm and their motives to participate in an urban or rural marathon, T. Aicher, Melissa J. Davies, and Eric Hungenberg

A Renaissance of Noodles, Ken Albala

Authenticity and Cultural Appropriation, Ken Albala

Bread Workshop, Ken Albala

Food and the City: Future Directions in Research, Teaching and Advocacy, Ken Albala

Italian Food History and Cooking Workshop, Ken Albala

Medieval Cooking, Ken Albala

Navigating Academia as an Early Food Studies or Food Systems Scholar, Ken Albala

Renaissance Aphrodisiacs, Ken Albala

The Science of Pasta, Ken Albala

What Do Book Publishers Want?, Ken Albala

World War I and Food, Ken Albala

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Physiological Variables to Detect Training Distress in Collegiate Soccer Players, Haylee A. Bettencourt, Courtney D. Jensen, Ryan Jorden, and J. Mark Van Ness

La identidad fracturada en Los motivos de Caín de José Revueltas, Martín Camps

Novela de vanguardia desde el periodismo: 4 años a bordo de mí mismo de Eduardo Zalamea y la poesía como reportaje, Martín Camps

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The Relationship Between Academic Stress and Skeletal Muscle Performance: 3367 Board #272 June 2 3, Voon Chia, Angie Wei, Cynthia Villalobos, Nicole Laskosky, and Courtney D. Jensen

Using arbitrary reinforcers to treat the off-topic speech of an individual with autism, Kortney Katherine Classen and Corey S. Stocco

Using arbitrary reinforcers to treat the off-topic speech of an individual with autism, Kortney Katherine Classen and Corey S. Stocco

Is Our Tendency to Prefer Similar Others Innate? A Replication and Extension, Amir Cruz-Kahlili, Vinthia Wiryananda Wirantana, Molly Hankla, Rutvi R. Patel, and Carolynn S. Kohn

Is Our Tendency to Prefer Similar Others Innate? A Replication and Extension, Amir Cruz-Kahlili, Vinthia Wiryananda Wirantana, Molly Hankla, Rutvi R. Patel, and Carolynn S. Kohn

Importance of Replication and Experimental Analysis in Behavioral Science: Examination of Factors Affecting Infants Choices, Amir Cruz-Kahlili, Vinthia Wiryananda Wirantana, Manjot Sandhu, and Carolynn S. Kohn

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Acute Effects of the Power Snatch on Vertical Jump Performance, Nick Diaz, Courtney D. Jensen, and J. Mark Van Ness

Publishing in the Humanities Journals, Cynthia Dobbs

Writing to Learn/Learning to Write, Cynthia Dobbs

Emotion socialization of shy boys and girls, Jessica Stoltzfus Grady and Malina Her

Investigation of the 8 parameters of praise in popular parent training books, J. Halloran, A. Brown, and Scott A. Jensen

Motion activated in-home video recording feasibility study, J. Halloran and Scott A. Jensen