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Maria Badanova

Maria Badanova
Undergraduate Student: Psychology and Russian
Maria Badanova


My name is Maria Badanova, and I am a sophomore pursuing concurrent majors in Psychology and Russian. Additionally, I work in Dr. Diaz's Language and Aging Lab as a research assistant and serve as the president in my special living option called the Globe.

Project Summary:

This summer, I will be traveling to Krakow, Poland to conduct research with Dr. Wodniecka at the Jagiellonian University. My project will be investigating the effect of different language contexts on non-linguistic cognitive functions in Polish-English bilinguals.