The Lasker Essay Contest invites young scientists to discuss the big questions in science, and the role of biomedical research in our society today. This year they asked participants to use at least one specific example to propose ways in which breakthroughs in biomedical research can be made part of the daily global dialogue, so […]
News & Announcements Archive
Date: June 30, 2017
Date: March 23, 2017
Still deciding which courses to take in the Fall? Want to know more about the rigor and content BEFORE you enroll? Join us on Tuesday, 3/28 from 4:30-6:00 pm in Hodson Hall, 2nd floor lobby for pizza & casual conversation as Psychology majors and minors share their hints, impressions & secrets to success in the […]
Date: February 21, 2017
Travel grants are available to undergraduate students who are majors and minors in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences. Students who are an author on a conference poster or paper presentation are eligible to apply for the travel grant.
Date: December 1, 2016
Bring your Holiday Cheer! Join us for cookie decorating, snacks and drinks, t-shirt giveaway and psychology fun on Thursday, December 8th in Levering Hall, Sherwood Room from 6:00-8:30 pm. Please RSVP at the following link: http://tinyurl.com/PsychCookieParty
Date: October 24, 2016
The Psychology Undergraduate Steering Committee & Mentor Program will be hosting our “Crash Course in Psychology Courses” event Friday, November 4th from 4:00-5:30 pm in the Hodson Hall, 1sr floor lobby. If you are still deciding on which courses to take or would like to know more about the rigor and content BEFORE you enroll, […]
Date: September 26, 2016
Join us on at 5PM on 10/5 to learn about navigating and succeeding in the application process for graduate school in clinical psychology and related fields. Targeted at seniors, but all class years are welcome.
Date: September 12, 2016
Psychonomic Society has named an Early Career Award in honor of Steven Yantis and published a special issue of Attention, Perception & Psychophysics highlighting his contributions to the field.
Date: September 8, 2016
Dr. Tyler Stevenson, A&S ’11, will receive the Michael Harbuz Prize for Young Investigators at the Society for Behavioral Neuroscience’s annual conference, awarded to honor the memory of and contribution to neuroendocrinology of Dr Michael Harbuz, and to recognize an outstanding member of the emerging generation of neuroendocrinologists.
Date: July 22, 2016
Dr. Susan Courtney’s latest research on decision-making and brain activity will be published in the journal Attention, Perception, and Psychophysics.
Date: June 3, 2016
Dr. Jocelyn Richard’s findings suggest a connection between a largely unstudied region of the brain and the tendency to overindulge.