Kris Nichols with Dr. Marc Guidry and Dr. Lauren Brewer

Kris Nichols, Stephen F. Austin State University student and president of the SFA chapter of Psi Chi, an international psychology honor society, recently received the SFA College of Liberal and Applied Arts’ Research Apprenticeship Program Scholarship for the fall semester. He is pictured with Dr. Marc Guidry, left, the college’s associate dean, and Dr. Lauren Brewer, right, assistant professor of psychology and Nichols’ mentor. “I am thrilled that Kris’ hard work and advanced ideas have been recognized by the college,” Brewer said. “Kris easily reads, integrates and critiques the literature in my field, and the ideas that stem from his explorations are impressive. Kris’ innate talents are rivaled only by his relentless work ethic and high standards. He is truly deserving of this award.”