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Published: 06/20/2017
Summer 2017

Community Connections

Edwards Public Lectures Available Online


Allen L. Edwards Public Lectures

The 2017 Allen L. Edwards Public Lecture Series, Improving Society Through Brain Science, may now be viewed online at UWTV. These lectures give you a sample of the ways our Psychology and Brain Science research can directly impact your lives!

See the lectures here.

This free, public series is made possible by generous bequests from Professors Allen L. Edwards and Roger B. Loucks.


New Endowed Student Fellowship

The Fujita Family Fund for Graduate Student Support

Byron N. Fujita received his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology from University of Washington in 1977. Committed to serving those in need, Byron worked in various capacities in the public sector providing services for substance abuse, corrections, and severely mentally ill clients. As part of a family of Huskies, Byron strongly valued his time at the forward-thinking University of Washington and has pledged his support to provide this same opportunity for students today. The Fujita Family Fund for Graduate Student Support will provide broad-based direct financial support to graduate students in the Clinical Psychology Program within the Department of Psychology. The UW Psychology Department thanks Byron and the Fujita family for their thoughtful gift and we look forward to honoring their commitment to public service through this fund. You can join the Fujita family in promoting this work: click here to make a contribution to the Fujita Family Fund for Graduate Student Support.


Awards Luncheon Recognizes Student Awardees and Supporters

On May 26, 2017, the Department of Psychology recognized outstanding graduate and undergraduate students who received endowed scholarships and fellowships this year, as well as the supporters who made the awards possible, at our Inaugural Awards Luncheon. Faculty, staff, students, and friends of the Psychology Department gathered at the UW Waterfront Activities Center to celebrate the students' achievements and the impactful work made possible by the generosity of the awards' endowers. Some students had the unique opportunity to thank the benefactors of their awards in person: Brianna Yamaksaki and Valerie Tryon, recipients of the 2017 Earl Hunt Graduate Fellowship created by the late former UW Psychology professor Earl "Buz" Hunt and his wife Mary Lou, expressed their gratitude to Mary Lou for helping to bring their work to life. Congratulations to our awardees and thank you to our generous supporters!

 


Thank You to Our Supporters

Your contributions are very much appreciated as they have provided tremendous support for our students and many new and exciting Department initiatives. Keep an eye out for updates as your contributions are put to work! Names appear in alphabetical order.

 

Individual Donors

Laurel & Alan Ailie ǀ Jessica Alaimo ǀ Ana Aljuri ǀ Chelsea Altman ǀ Vincent Anastasi ǀ Kammie Anderson ǀ Nadine Anderson ǀ Anonymous GIfts-Friends ǀ Susan Ashtianie ǀ Veronica Asui ǀ Raymond & Norma Baird Jr. ǀ Krista Barbour ǀ Lindsay Baringer ǀ Richard Barrentine ǀ Susan Barron ǀ Sara Baty ǀ John Bauer ǀ Lee & Barbara Beach ǀ Erik Bennigson & Gwendalyn Drolet ǀ Bradley & Carla Berg ǀ Richard & Deborah Berger ǀ Richard Berner ǀ Joshua Bilenker ǀ David Bonita ǀ Diana & Kevin Boyle ǀ Abby Braden ǀ Margaret Branaman ǀ Mike & Susan Brandeberry ǀ Britton Brewer & Judy Van Raalte ǀ Gail & Jeffrey Bromberg ǀ William Budd & Martha Bishop ǀ Brittini Callies ǀ James & Lynn Carlsen ǀ Jerry & Ingrid Carlson ǀ Tanya Chan ǀ Daniel & Lisa Chandler ǀ Dennis & Miste Chandler ǀ David & Kacee Chandler ǀ Kathleen & Dwight Chandler ǀ Kelly Chandler ǀ Naomi Char ǀ Bridgett Chartier ǀ Sapna Cheryan ǀ Stacy & Marty Chilberg ǀ Carla Chugani ǀ Allison Clarke ǀ Marie Claudio-Diaz & Jaime Diaz ǀ Patrick Coblentz ǀ Camille & Steve Coman ǀ James Conley ǀ Philip Cook ǀ Emily Cooney ǀ Darren Courtney ǀ Victoria Crocker ǀ Ellwood Crosier ǀ Daniel Curry ǀ Jean & William Davidson ǀ Jordan Davidson-Campbell ǀ Nancy & E Tom Davies ǀ Andrea & Thomas Davis ǀ Dan Demarti ǀ James Dempsey ǀ Amy DiNapoli ǀ Matthew Ditty ǀ Katherine Dixon-Gordon ǀ Fabrienne Doll ǀ David Dopps ǀ Patsy & Douglas Downs ǀ Andrea Doyle ǀ Jonathan & Veronica Dreher ǀ Anthony Dubose ǀ Jennifer & Kurtis Dutton ǀ Elissa Dyson & Clark Ashworth ǀ Brian Dziengiel ǀ Richard & Margaret Elwood ǀ Mark & Karen Endresen ǀ Judy Fagerness ǀ Michael Fanselow ǀ Anne Fast ǀ Larry Feinstein ǀ Kathy Flynn ǀ Marlene Flynn ǀ Peter Fogliano & Hal Lester ǀ Stephanie Fohn ǀ Alan Fruzzetti & Debra Hendrickson ǀ Karlyn Fry ǀ Byron Fujita ǀ Karin Garcia ǀ Sarah & Paul George ǀ Kristy & Michael Gibson ǀ Susan & Steven Gierke ǀ David & Brenda Gilbert ǀ Nancy & Ian Gilfillan ǀ Barbara & W. L. Glenn ǀ Janice Gold ǀ Matthew Goldberg ǀ Suzanne Goodman ǀ Gretchen Gray ǀ Godwin Grech ǀ Philip Green & Jennifer Lamb-Green ǀ Anthony & Jean Greenwald ǀ Thomas Grina ǀ David Griofre ǀ Joel Grow ǀ Gala Gulacsik ǀ Janice Haaken ǀ Kelsey Haas ǀ Priscilla Hagan ǀ Gordon & Jeanne Hall ǀ Laura & Randy Halter ǀ Lina & Jason Hannigan ǀ Andrea & Paul Harrington ǀ Richard Hastings ǀ Stephanie Hastlings ǀ Jean & Thomas Heestand ǀ Quentin Heim ǀ Rene Helfert ǀ Stig Helweg-Joergensen ǀ Jeanette Henderson ǀ Joy & James Hereford ǀ Linda Herwig ǀ Carl & Lynn Higuchi ǀ Stephen & Anne Hirsch ǀ Margaret Hix ǀ Michael Hoeck ǀ Ron Hoffman ǀ Seth Holmes ǀ Nora Hope ǀ Mika Hosek ǀ Ashley Hoss ǀ Kenneth & Adele Hoving ǀ Robert Howenstine & Merry Watson ǀ Allen & Sunny Hsieh ǀ Steven Hunt & Cynthia Caraballo-Hunt ǀ Susan Hunt & Alberto Navarro ǀ Keith Ikeda ǀ Thomas & Beverly Ikeda ǀ Kathryn Irish ǀ Douglas & Diane Irvine ǀ Andre Ivanoff ǀ Sean Jeffries ǀ Brent & Catherine Johnson ǀ Wendy Johnson ǀ Peter Kahn Jr. ǀ Akiko Kamo ǀ Julie & James Kelly ǀ Nancy Kenney ǀ F. Beth Kerr ǀ Jeansok Kim & Eun Han ǀ Donna Klein ǀ Adam Kohn ǀ George & Jutta Kohn ǀ Kathryn Korslund ǀ Jon Kott ǀ Ueli Kramer ǀ Linda & Jeffrey Kress ǀ Paul & Tanya Kulkosky ǀ Bunny Laden & Glen Gould ǀ Sara Landes ǀ Patti & Bill Langdon ǀ Ashley Lauderman ǀ Nicholas Laudico ǀ Gary & Patricia Leake ǀ Diane Lefkow ǀ Joel Levin ǀ Jennifer Lewis ǀ Karen Lichtenstein ǀ David & Stacey Lightfoot ǀ Christine Lindquist & Nick Moody ǀ Earl & Darielle Linehan ǀ Marsha Linehan ǀ Lance Linke ǀ Geoffrey Loftus ǀ Kathleen & Geoffrey Lowney ǀ Anita Lungu ǀ Jim Lyng ǀ Jeffrey & Susan Lyon ǀ Valerie Lyson ǀ Tara Madhyastha & James Maltby ǀ Jim Maggi ǀ Laura Malcom-Tallon ǀ Barbara Maltby ǀ SueAnn Manipon-Hook ǀ Roderick Mar ǀ Steven & Margot Marenakos ǀ Yaffa & Paul Maritz ǀ Josephine Marsh ǀ Craig Mason & Shihfen Tu ǀ Michael & Laureen Matsushima II ǀ Ellen Maxson ǀ James & Elizabeth Mazza ǀ Elise McClure ǀ Lynn McFarr ǀ Caitlin McLean ǀ Shelley McMain ǀ Bruce Mehler ǀ Karrie Mikolasy ǀ Wesley Mintu ǀ Janis Mirbach ǀ Susan & Bill Mirbach ǀ Sheri Mizumori ǀ Loren & Jane Mooney ǀ Dorothy Moore ǀ Hope Morano ǀ Adrian & Pamela Moroles Jr. ǀ Lindsey Moulton ǀ Anne Mueller ǀ Donald Nathanson ǀ Wendy Nather ǀ Danny Neal ǀ Natalie Needham ǀ Louis Nemec ǀ Margaret Newsom ǀ Emily Nichols ǀ Stephanie Nishimoto & Stephen Mitchell ǀ Jan Nordmo ǀ Marsha Olson ǀ John Palmer & Zelda Zabinsky ǀ Vicki Parker & Robert Lee ǀ Brian Paulson ǀ Jill & Eivind Perander ǀ Francheska Perepletchikova ǀ James Picicci ǀ Joanna Pintar ǀ Jacqueline Pistorello ǀ Steven Poltrock & Franca Agnoli ǀ Maria Pope & Peter Beatty ǀ James & Margaret Porter ǀ Richard & Karen Prince ǀ Lynell Quimby ǀ John Quinlan ǀ Chris Raanes ǀ Kim Rackley ǀ Andrea Raker ǀ Leslie Rice ǀ Shaun Rich ǀ Jeff Rische & Qing Zhang ǀ Brian Roberts ǀ Marcus Rodriguez ǀ Mark Roeder ǀ Barbara Rogoff ǀ Sara Rose ǀ Rowell ǀ Randall Russac ǀ Jeff & Janet Saad ǀ Debra Safer ǀ Michael Saracen ǀ Natsumi Sawada ǀ Wayne Schoenmakers ǀ The Family of Malika ǀ Michael Sheppard ǀ Kevin Shiraishi ǀ Yuichi Shoda ǀ Crystal Silvia ǀ Michael & Dawn Silvia ǀ Roland Sinnaeve ǀ Joe Sisneros ǀ Kiersten Skig ǀ Daniel & Christine Smith ǀ Mara Smith ǀ Ronald Smith ǀ Thomas Soare ǀ Shabir & Salma Somani ǀ Keith & Janet Sonnanburg ǀ Ronald Soper & Barbara Bunkle ǀ Sheila Sparks ǀ Jana Spasovska ǀ Nancy & Russell Spies ǀ Michael Staszak ǀ John & Rebecca Steel ǀ Larry Steinberg ǀ James Stenson ǀ Martin Stern ǀ Jami Stewart ǀ Brooke & Kevin Stocker ǀ Mike & Sunny Strong ǀ Crystal Stull ǀ Alayne & Robert Sulkin ǀ Michaela Swales ǀ Amanda Tang ǀ Gunnel & Steven Tanimoto ǀ Joy Taylor ǀ Peter & Sarah Tchoryk Jr. ǀ Laura & Robert Thomas ǀ Wesley Thomas ǀ Winston Thomas ǀ James Thompson ǀ Marc & Nancy Tollefson ǀ Erika Tomlinson ǀ Mark Tompkins ǀ Scott Turner ǀ Sheri Van Dijk ǀ Aditi Vijay ǀ Jim & Patricia Voelker ǀ Regine von Thiele ǀ Carole Wahler ǀ Roberta & James Walsh Jr. ǀ Karina Walters & Jane Simoni ǀ Liina Wang ǀ Becky & Robert Ward ǀ David & Shauna Weight ǀ James Weir ǀ Adam Weisman ǀ Dan Wetterborg ǀ Mikenna Whatley ǀ Jennifer Wheeler ǀ Martin & Sally Wikoff ǀ Rebecca Wong ǀ Benjamin & Vickie Woo ǀ Doris Wood ǀ R. Byron Woodworth ǀ Sara Woolsey ǀ Nancy Worssam & William Seach ǀ Todd & Lynette Worthington ǀ Christopher & Charlotte Wrather ǀ Shu-i Wu ǀ Amy Ye ǀ Penny Yee ǀ Serap Yigit-Elliott ǀ Maureen Zalewski ǀ Michele & Jack Zukor

Foundation and Corporate Donors

Arcus Foundation ǀ Baltimore Community Foundation ǀ Behavioral Tech, LLC ǀ Britton Gallagher ǀ Brockman, Inc. ǀ Cadence Child and Adolescent Therapy Inc. ǀ Catherine Holmes Wilkins Foundation ǀ Contemplative Mind in Society ǀ Credo 180 ǀ DBT Centre Of Vancouver ǀ Fidelity Investments Charitable Gift Fund ǀ Finjagarden AB ǀ Goldman Sachs Philanthropy Fund ǀ Guilford Publications, Inc. ǀ Integral Business Support Ltd ǀ Jacobs Foundation ǀ Kirlin Charitable Foundation ǀ Linehan Institute ǀ Maritz Family Foundation ǀ Microsoft Corporation ǀ Nextstep Advisory Services ǀ Nicholson & Assoc. Insurance ǀ Olympic Associates Company ǀ Prudential Financial, Inc. ǀ PwC, LLP ǀ Raikes Foundation ǀ Saul and Eleanor Lerner Foundation ǀ Simons Foundation ǀ The Boeing Company ǀ The Schwab Fund for Charitable Giving ǀ The Wrather Family Foundation ǀ Vanguard Charitable Endowment Prog. ǀ YourCause

Estates, Memorials, and Endowments

Aric Chandler Memorial Fund for Undergraduate Support ǀ Estate of Allen L. Edwards ǀ Fujita Family Fund for Graduate Student Support ǀ Ruth H. Hagenstein Endowed Scholarship ǀ Roger Brown Loucks Lectureship in the Neurophysiological Basis of Learning and Memory ǀ Earl Hunt Graduate Fellowship Fund ǀ The Family of Malika ǀ In memory of Professor G. Alan Marlatt