Psychology Department News
Fredonia Alumnus Jessica Young will be at the Graduate Fair in the Williams Center on Thursday, from 4-6 PM to provide information about the School Psychology graduate program at Edinboro University. Learn about a great program from a great former student! See the link to also read about the program:
Shine the Light on Domestic Violence
October 19th is the day that we acknowledge domestic violence in our society through an initiative called "Shine the Light on Domestic Violence". Please consider wearing purple on this day to show your support for victims of domestic violence and to bring light to this issue.
Psi Chi Applications Due Oct 20th
Applications are now being accepted for Psi Chi, the Honor Society for Psychology. To check out requirements, and to obtain an application, please go to the Psi Chi webpage.
Psychology Club now offers office hours!
Student members of the Psychology Club will now hold office hours in the Zarlock Reading Room! Any student (from any major) who has questions about Psychology, or who just wants to chat, can drop by. They will be available:
Monday 11am-12pm & 1pm-3pm
Wednesday 10am-11am & 1pm-2pm
Psi Chi Holds How To: Grad School event!
Psi Chi sponsored a graduate school information night on Wednesday, October 11, titled, "How To: Grad School." Drs. Lisa Denton and Joe McFall gave a great presentation on preparing graduate school applications, including identifying good-fit graduate programs, taking the GRE, obtaining letters of recommendation, and writing a personal statement. Approximately 30 students attended this event, which Psi Chi plans to host in future years as well!
Meet the Professors Night!
Monday, September 25, from 8-9pm, Psychology Club hosted a "Meet the Professors Night" for all Psychology majors and other students interested in Psychology. Students got to learn more about Drs. Creeley, Croxton, Horowitz, Klonsky, McFall, McMay, Rogers and Zevenbergen. Thanks to the Psychology Club for organizing the event (and for the pizza and candy!), and to everyone who attended!
New Student Group!
A new student group has come to Fredonia's campus: National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). The group aims to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness. For more information, see the article published in The Leader!!
Students and faculty Walk to End Alzheimer's
On Saturday, September 9th, students, faculty and families from the Psychology Department faculty participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's held at Point Gratiot Park in Dunkirk. It was a great day to walk and raise money for this very important cause!!
Collaborative Learning Environment!
The Zarlock Reading Room (Thompson Hall W338) in the Psychology department is designed to be a great place to study in between classes! The couch is modular and can be arranged to fit your needs. Come work in a great space that is perfect for quiet studying, as well as group projects. The room is always open for you to use. To sign out the Reading Room for a specific event, please go to the Psych Dept office and see Donna!