Undergraduate Lab Associate

Nathaniel (Nate) Andrew is a rising senior, as of the summer of 2013, from Milligan College in northeast Tennessee. Nate is working on completing a double-major in psychology and business administration. His plan is to apply for PhD programs in clinical psychology during his senior year of undergraduate work. He is originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He worked with the Virginia Tech G.A.M.E.R. lab through the National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates program, “Hands-on, Minds-on” Understanding and Preventing Societal Violence. He studied the effects of “unjustified” versus “glorified” violence in the media on encouraging pro-social behavior. In addition, he participated in other projects regarding media effects.