Sam Tuft successfully defended her dissertation on April 23, 2018. Congratulations, Dr. Tuft! Sam will graduate with her Ph.D. in Adult Development and Aging. She will be hooded by her advisor, and chair of her dissertation committee, Dr. McLennan, at CSU's commencement ceremony on May 12th. Sam's dissertation committee also included Drs. Allard, Slifkin, Stanley, and Pesta. Her dissertation is entitled Examining Effects of Arousal and Valence Across the Adult Lifespan in an Emotional Stroop Task.