Psychology
Stellan Vinthagen, Professor of Sociology, scholar-activist, the Inaugural Endowed Chair in the Study of Nonviolent Direct Action and Civil Resistance at UMass Amherst and Director of the Resistance Studies Initiative, reflects upon a movement that can make a difference during the next 4-8 years of Trumpism.

March 31, 2017
12:30 pm-2:00 pm

Commonwealth Honors College Building, Events Hall 160 East

Susan Clayton, Whimore-Williams professor of psychology at the College of Wooster in Ohio, presents “Psychology and Global Climate Change: From Denial and Depression to Adaptation and Resilience.”

April 7, 2017
1:00 pm-2:30 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

John Drury, Reader in Social Psychology at the University of Sussex, presents (Dis)empowering Prejudice Through Collective Action: An Elaborated Social Identity Model.

April 12, 2017
12:00 pm-1:30 pm

Tobin Hall, 423

Gail Y. Hilyard presents “Trust Relieves Math Anxiety: A Study of Community College Mathematics Instructors.”  This talk will highlight qualitative research about trust in the classrooms at all 15 community college in Massachusetts.

April 18, 2017
4:00 pm

Hasbrouck Hall, 138