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Student Profile: Nikola Klassen
Law and Forensic Psychology master's student in the Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences
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.