The BEACH Lab at UNC -
Wilmington is led by Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Nora E. Noel.
The laboratory research focus is the examination of alcohol and
caffeine use as related to social and cognitive behaviors. We
are also studying health related issues, including racial
Our laboratory is located in
the Teaching Laboratory Building, room 3008, on the UNCW Campus. Research
facilities include technologically equipped experimental rooms,
observation rooms, and graduate student work stations.
Jody Long defended
her master's thesis on Wednesday, October 23. Congrats to Jody for
such a fine presentation!
Three presentations from
the BEACHlab will be included in the Sigma Xi Student Conference in
RTP on November 8 and 9. Parker Weibe, Allison Eddy, Sarah Ehlke and
Kirk Mochrie are authors on these presentations. Congrats and
good luck to all!
More great stuff: Sarah
Ehlke is first author on a short article about hyperfemininity,
alcohol and sexual assault that was accepted for publication in
The Addictions Newsletter (Division 50, American Psychological
Congrats to Kirk Mochrie!
His poster was one of 50 accepted for the
UNCW Fall Student Research and Creativity Showcase, Wednesday,
October 30, 2:30 - 4 in Randall Library.
Good news for Kirk Mochrie:
He successfully defended his master's thesis on Thursday, October 3,
2013. Congratulations, Kirk!
Brian Brown, M.A., Elan
Perry, M.A. and Rachel Crouse, M.A. all graduated in the ceremony on
May 11, 2013--congratulations to you!! The BEACHlab will miss
you! We all send you best wishes.