Emily Mendoza, Caira Ward & faculty mentors receive SHARE awards

HDFS students Emily Mendoza and Caira Ward, and their faculty mentors, Alaina Brenick and Edna Brown, are two of the 13 student-faculty teams to receive Spring 2018 SHARE awards to support undergraduate research apprenticeships.  Congratulations Emily and Caira!


Emily MendozaProject Title: Diverse Experiences of and Evaluations about Sexting and Sexting Victimization
Student Apprentice: Emily Mendoza, Human Development and Family Studies
Faculty Mentor: Alaina Brenick, Human Development and Family Studies
Award Co-Sponsored by the University of Connecticut Humanities Institute



Caira WardProject Title: African American Breast Cancer Survivors
Student Apprentice: Caira Ward, Human Development and Family Studies, Africana Studies
Faculty Mentor: Edna Brown, Human Development and Family Studies