Joseph Beeney Recipient of the 2011-2012 College of Raymond Lombra Graduate Student Award

Mar 24, 2012

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Joseph Beeney was awarded the 2011-2012 College of Raymond Lombra Graduate Student Award for Excellence in Research in the Social Science for his forthcoming article entitled "I feel your pain: Emotional closeness modulates neural responses to empathically experienced rejection."

We are all very proud of Joe, and are confident that his future endeavors will result in future successes! The award was presented on March 24th, 2012. 

This award has been named in honor of Ray Lombra's 18 years of service as an Associate Dean in the College and recognizes high quality contributions to the humanities and the social sciences by enrolled graduate students working toward their advanced degrees. Two awards are made each year--one in the humanities and one in the social sciences--for the best article or book published or forthcoming by a graduate student registered in the College.