Alcohol Research Lab News Congratulations to Dr. Fairbairn on being named an APS rising star!! https://www.psychologicalscience.org/redesign/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/APSRisingStars2018.pdf ARL wins $1.5M grant from the NIH to study alcohol’s effects in social drinkers. Undergrad Kaleigh Wilkins presents her research at the SPSP conference in Atlanta Dan Garcy joins the lab as a behavioral analysis specialist/project manage! ARL 2017 Christmas Party! Walter, a first year PhD student, joins the Alcohol Research Lab. Welcome, Walter! Annie became officially certified as our new FACS coder. Congratulations! Kaleigh and Talia became officially certified as FACS coders! The alcohol lab kicks off the Fall semester and welcomes new grad student Talia Ariss Dr. Fairbairn discusses social effects of alcohol consumption with Illinois Public Radio. https://will.illinois.edu/21stshow/program/ui-researcher-studying-social-rewards-of-drinking Dr. Fairbairn’s recent collaboration with Maria Testa at the University of Buffalo gets a mention in the Atlantic Monthly magazine. http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2016/07/the-science-of-beer-goggles/485591/ Dani wins the 2016 Laura Bolton research award! The lab celebrates the end of the semester with a cake. Hurray C2H5OH!