Club Advisor: Dr. Creeley
The Psychology Club is a student organization within the Psychology Department that helps to plan many different activities for students and faculty. The purpose of the Psychology Club is to provide students with opportunities to:
- Socialize with students and faculty
- Experience psychology outside the classroom
- Develop professionally
Our meetings for the Fall 2017 semester are on the Monday Nights at 8pm. The meetings are held in Fenton 153.
The newly elected officers for the 2017-2018 academic year are:
- President: Robert Phillips-Pecyne
- Vice-President: Jared Curren
- Secretary: Alexis Bozza
- Treasurer: Alex Buchner
- Social Chair: Mackenzie Hardy
- Public Relations Chair: Nicole Battaglia
As a chartered group within the Student Association, the Psychology Club receives funding each year to sponsor many different activities. Our Meeting/Events schedule for this fall is:
- Sept 18th - Psych Major Info Night
- Sept 15th - Meet the Professors
- Oct 14th (or 15th) - UB Brain Museum Trip
- Oct 21st - Pumpkin Carving
- Nov 4th - Fall Sweep
- Nov 27th - Movie Night (last general body meeting of the semester)
Other plans being discussed:
- Design a t-shirt
- Apple Picking
- College Lodge Hike
- Beach Clean-up
Information about upcoming events is posted on the bulletin board across from the Psychology Department office and are announced on our Facebook Page. .
Membership is open to all students interested in psychology. For information about becoming involved with the Psychology Club you can e-mail the current President of the club, Robert Phillips-Pecyne, or the faculty advisor, Dr. Catherine Creeley. You can also contact any of the other Psychology Club officers, whose names and pictures are also posted on the bulletin board across from the Psych Department office.
Each semester, one or two psychology students are recognized for their outstanding work by being awarded the Psychology Merit Award. This award is given out every year at the Psi Chi Awards Banquet. To see a listing of the winners for this academic year, please visit our Accomplishments webpage. This award carries a monetary stipend and recognizes meritorious performance in classes as well as in Psychology Club activities, or internships, or independent study.