Prudhom Wins Grant to Study Freshmen’s Social Media Use

Congratulations to Ashley Prudhom, who received a Sophomore Research Fellowship to conduct a study of how social media assist 9th graders with their transition to high school. This highly competitive grant from the University provides funds for undergraduates to work with faculty on research. Ashley joined the PRSG as an Undergraduate Research Scholar her freshman year and has been an integral member of the research team for our Early Adolescence and Social Media project. She is pursuing a degree in elementary and special education.