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Student Profile: Nikola Klassen

Law and Forensic Psychology master's student in the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences

December 22, 2020
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I completed my Undergraduate Degree at Thompson Rivers University in Psychology with a Biology minor in 2019. I am originally from Langley, BC, but have lived in both Halifax, NS and Kamloops, BC for the past 5 years.

WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO COME TO SFU?

I chose to come to SFU because of the amazing Forensic Psychology program. I am also from the area and wanted to move closer to family.

TELL US ABOUT YOUR RESEARCH AND/OR PROGRAM.

My research is focused on children's memory for events and best practices for interviewing children. In particular, I am focusing on virtual interviewing.

WHAT ARE YOU PARTICULARLY ENJOYING ABOUT YOUR STUDIES/RESEARCH AT SFU?

Though I have only been at this University for a few months, I  have really enjoyed the quality of learning and the supportive environment. I have felt pushed and encouraged throughout my entire first semester.

HAVE YOU BEEN THE RECIPIENT OF ANY MAJOR OR DONOR FUNDED AWARDS?

BC Graduate Scholarship.