Events Archive

Ph.D. Orals for Hillary Hadley

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 10:00am


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A Ph.D. oral exam has been scheduled for Hillary Hadley, chaired by Lisa Scott, titled The effect of unique labels on face perception in infancy.

Ethics Training

Friday, June 17, 2016 1:00pm


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Required ethics training will be held for undergraduate research assistants.

New Worlds of Adoption and Foster Care: Thriving on the Frontline

Friday, May 13, 2016 9:00am


UMass Campus Center,1 Campus Center Way Campus Center Auditorium, Amherst, MA 01003

The RUDD-REFCA 2016 Conference

Please join us as we welcome 50 speakers who are researchers, clinicians, program directors and innovators, and thought leaders. Our keynote speaker is Dr. Mary Dozier, arguably the leading researcher in the country concerned with the early adverse experiences of children in foster care and interventions to help them.

We will have approximately 20 poster presentations.

Tay Gavin Erickson Lecture Series 2016: Dr. Stephen Cole

Thursday, May 12, 2016 1:00pm


Campus Center, Room 917

Please join us for “Social Regulation of Human Gene Expression" with Dr. Steven Cole on Thursday, 5/12 in Campus Center Room 917, UMass Amherst, at 1 PM.

Dr. Cole, Professor of Medicine, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the UCLA School of Medicine, will speak about the relationships between genes and social behavior, as well as discuss the developing field of human social genomics and its efforts to identify the types of genes that are subject to social regulation.

Ph.D. Orals - Jeffrey Winer

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 10:00am


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An oral exam, chaired by Sally Powers, will be held for Jeffrey Winer titled Mediators and Moderators of Childhood Family Adversity and Adult Cortisol Reactivity: The Role of Marital Conflict

CNS Graduation

Saturday, May 7, 2016 5:00pm


Mullins Center

Join us for a College of Natural Sciences graduation celebration.

PBS Reception

Saturday, May 7, 2016 2:00pm


Student Union Ballroom

Join us as PBS hosts a reception for our graduates and their families.

Ph.D. Orals - Rachel Steele

Thursday, May 5, 2016 3:30pm


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An oral exam, chaired by Brian Lickel, will be held for Rachel Steele titled Processing Messages for Reconciliation:  What Produces Changes in Attitudes Instead of Resistance?