April Bleske-Rechek

Professor of Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

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Recent Conference Presentations and Talks

Bleske-Rechek, A., Hanley, E., Donovan, B., Ryan, D. E., & Kelley, J. A. (2013, May). A longitudinal study of young adults’ plans for work and family. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Donovan, B., Hanley, E., Kelley, J., Ryan, D. E., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2013, May). The value of a college education: A longitudinal study of science literacy. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Kelley, J. A., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2013, May). Birth order and personality: A within-family test of cultural lore. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Kolb, C., Bleske-Rechek, A., Quigley, K., Nelson, L. A., & Stern, A. (2013, May). Face and body: Independent predictors of women’s overall attractiveness. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Morrison, K., Heidtke, L., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2013, May). Building blocks of scientific psychology: Students’ understanding of probabilistic trends and correlation-versus-causation. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Ryan, D. E., Donovan, B., Hanley, E., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2013, May). Young adults' mating attitudes and ideal mate preferences: Limited change during college. Poster presented at the 25th Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Bleske-Rechek, A., Quigley, K., Kolb, C., Steffes, A., & Nelson, L. (2012, June). The double-edged nature of assortative friendship: Attractiveness and rivalry in friendships between women. Talk given at the annual conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, New Mexico. [PDF Format]

Franklin, B. R., Johnson, A. E., Kelley, J. A., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2012, June). Birth order and personality: Testing assumptions with independent siblings’ reports. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, New Mexico. [PDF Format]

Ryan, D. E., Miller, S. M., Werner, A. R., Johnson, A. E., Quigley, K. E., Kolb, C. M., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2012, June). That’s too bad…NOT! Predictors of feeling pleasure in response to another’s misfortune. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, New Mexico. [PDF Format]

Werner, A., Fritsch, A., Johnson, J., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2012, June). Sexual attraction to siblings, friends, and mates: Preliminary evidence that opposite-sex friends prime sexual cognition. Poster presented at the annual conference of the Human Behavior and Evolution Society, Albuquerque, New Mexico. [PDF Format]

Harris, H., Fuerstenberg, E., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2011, May). Twenty-five years of GRE scores and graduate enrollment data by gender, ethnicity, and discipline. Poster presented at the 23rd Annual Convention of the Association for Psychological Science, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Bleske-Rechek, A. (2011, August). A Primer on Evolutionary Psychology: Foundational Ideas, Exemplary Research, and Criticisms. Invited Lee Gurel Lecture to Teachers of Psychology in Secondary Schools, annual convention of the American Psychological Association, Washington, DC. [PDF Format]

Morrison, K. M., Bebault, H. M., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2012, April). Inferences of causation from correlational data. Poster presented at the 20th annual University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Student Research Day. [PDF Format]

Johnson, A. E., Franklin, B. R., Kelley, J. A., & Bleske-Rechek, A. (2012, April). Does rearing environment shape romantic attachment style? Using siblings to test for shared rearing environmental influences. Poster presented at the 20th annual University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Student Research Day. [PDF Format]


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