Wahl Wins First Place for Senior Research Project

Nadiya Wahl ’17 presented her senior project research at the “Undergraduate Research at the Capitol Conference” in Harrisburg on April 25. She won first place in the Arts, Humanities, Business, and Social and Behavioral Sciences Division for her comp, titled “Ancient Wisdom, Modern Science: An Empirical Look into Chakra Meditation.” Her research advisor is Professor of Psychology Joshua Searle-White.

Source: Academics, Publications & Research

Psychological Science Brown Bag 04/21 “Psych/Neuro Presentations”

This Friday, April 21st, the Psychological Science Brown Bag will have some Psychology and Neuroscience students present their research.  All students are invited.  Carnegie Hall room 105 from 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm.

  • Learn about senior comp research.
  • Get great tips.
  • Meet the faculty.

As always, this is an informal and friendly setting meant to foster an open discussion of ideas and interesting research findings. Bring your lunch, bring a friend, and, most importantly, bring yourself!

Looking forward to seeing you this afternoon!

Psychological Science Brown Bag 04/14 “Practice Poster Session”

This Friday, April 14th, the Psychological Science Brown Bag will have a Practice Poster Session. All students are invited who are working on posters to present.

As always, this is an informal and friendly setting meant to foster an open discussion of ideas and interesting research findings. Bring your lunch, bring a friend, and, most importantly, bring yourself!

Looking forward to seeing you this Friday!

HOW TO PREPARE A RESEARCH POSTER–PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE BROWN BAG — APRIL 7

On Friday, April 7, from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. in Carnegie Hall, Room 105, the Psychological Science Brown Bag, in cooperation with the URSCA office, will hold a session on “How to Prepare a Research Poster/Presentation.” If you’ve never developed a poster before and are thinking about presenting at a conference, this is a great opportunity to learn about the process. Students from any department/program are welcome. We will have poster examples from the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences. Grab your lunch and join us to develop this important skill.

Psychology Study Party 12-14-16 from 7 pm-9 pm

Psychology Study Party! December 14, 7 pm – 9 pm. Study with members of the Psych Club and Psi Chi while enjoying pizza and stress-relieving activities! Campus Center 206

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Foreman speaks on neurodiversity, twice-exceptional students

Visiting Assistant Professor of Psychology Jen Foreman gave a presentation titled “Neurodiversity, Identity, and Talent Development for Twice-Exceptional Students” at the 63rd Annual National Association for Gifted Children Convention in Orlando on Nov. 5. The presentation explored cognitive differences that often intertwine with exceptional academic or creative talents and how parents and teachers can fully nurture neurodivergent young people.

Source: Academics, Publications & Research

Rutledge speaks on student drinking data

Professor of Psychology Patricia Rutledge gave an invited presentation in the Colloquium Series in Psychological Sciences & Human Behavior at Penn State Behrend. The title of the presentation was “College Drinking 101: What the Data Tell Us.”

Source: Academics, Publications & Research

Psych Club accepting applications

The Psych Club is now accepting applications for the next year.  Please submit the Psych Club application by next Tuesday, November 22nd to either Stella Goodworth <goodworths> or Professor Aimee Knupsky <aknupsky> either in person or via email.

 

Gator Day Neuroscience and Psychology Clubs Information Session

GatordayWHAT: Informational meeting for potential Neuroscience, Psychology, or double majors.

WHEN: Gator Day, October 25 3:00 – 4:15

WHERE: Carnegie Hall, Room 105

Lead Presenters: Neuroscience and Psychology Clubs

Recommended Audience: First and Second Years

The Neuroscience and Psychology Clubs will be holding an informational session about the majors, research opportunities, and their experiences down in the newly renovated Carnegie Hall. Students will also be able to ask questions about the majors and clubs.

Carnegie Hall Open House and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony: 10/21

 

100_0857Celebrate the renovations to Carnegie Hall at our open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, Oct. 21, from 3 to 6 p.m. Come for free snacks, tacos and other items available for purchase from the Voodoo Foodoo truck, fun activities, and the ribbon cutting at 4 p.m. Everyone is welcome to attend! Complete this form to RSVP.