Student Research Symposium 2022

CFD Students and Faculty Mentors Shine at the 2022 Student Research Symposium

Two San Diego State University CFD-affiliated students won awards for outstanding scholarly accomplishment at the university’s 15th annual Student Research Symposium (SRS).

SRS, a public forum where SDSU students present their research, scholarship, and creative activities, was held March 4-5 in Montezuma Hall. 

Here are the winning students, their mentors, and projects: 


Karanjot Kaur and Vanja Lazarevic

“A Mixed-Methods Examination of Colorism in the Context of Indian Children.” 

Child and Family Development student: Karanjot Kaur

Mentor: Vanja Lazarevic 


Provost's Award

“Telepsychiatry for Children and Youth; The Challenges and Benefits” 

Child and Family Development student: Maryhanna Leraas

Mentor: Rachel Haine-Schlagel 

Maryhanna Leraas and Rachel Haine-Schlagel