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Honors Thesis During my senior year

Honors Thesis During my senior year I wrote an honors thesis examining the impact and predictive power of Tweets on box office revenue I specifically examined how potential consumers Tweets interacted with firm generated Tweets and how together they could be used to predict future box office sales I collected and analyzed data for 17 million Tweets associated with 224 movies over a two year period My findings were presented to three professors at the Kenan Flagler Business School including my faculty mentor and I was awarded the designation of graduating with Honors Research at Clinical Development Psychology Program Having spent time conducting data analysis during my Honors Thesis I was interested in learning more about research involving human subjects I helped gather data from participants for Jacoba Zaring a PhD candidate at Bryn Mawr s Clinical Development Psychology Program whose research project examined speech comprehension in older adults After several weeks I shifted from assisting Jacoba during trials to running trials completely on my own I oversaw patients run through entire trials and gathered all appropriate data during the trials

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