Events Archive

Social Brown Bag | Laura VanderDrift PhD

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 12:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Laura VanderDrift PhD, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Syracuse University, will present a talk titled "On romantic relationship dissolution: Why do people leave their relationships?”

Dr. VanderDrift conducts research on inter- and intra-personal dynamics of close relationships.

To learn more about her work, please visit: http://asfaculty.syr.edu/pages/psy/vanderdrift-laura.html

All are welcome!

CNS Dean Position | Farshid Hajir PhD | Public Presentation

Thursday, November 3, 2016 4:30pm

Location: 

Life Science Laboratories S330

Farshid Hajir PhD, candidate for the CNS Dean position and Professor and Department Head in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at UMass-Amherst, will hold a public presentation.

Tay Gavin Erickson Lecture Series | Lisa Bowleg PhD

Thursday, November 3, 2016 4:00pm

Location: 

Commonwealth Honors College, Room 160 West

Please join The Center for Research on Families as Lisa Bowleg PhD, Professor of Applied Psychology at The George Washington University, presents a lecture titled "Ain't I A Woman?" and "I Am a Man": Intersectionality’s Travels from Black Feminist Theory to HIV Prevention and Sexuality Research with Black Men.

Interdisciplinary Seminar on Conflict and Violence | Ervin Staub PhD

Thursday, November 3, 2016 12:00pm

Location: 

Commonwealth Honors College Events Hall - 160 East

Ervin Staub PhD, Professor Emeritus and Founding Director of the doctoral program in The Psychology of Peace and Violence at the University of Massachusetts - Amherst, will present a talk titled The origins of violence and principles and practices of prevention.

All are welcome and refreshments will be served.

Internship Opportunities in Psychology | Workshop

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 7:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Did you know you can get course credit for doing hands on work in a local agency?  These learn by working experiences are called Internships, and doing one while still in school is one of the best investments you can make to increase your employability after graduation and your chances of landing a spot in a graduate training program.

November is the best month to line up Spring semester Internships.  For more information about what Internships are like and how to get one, come to this workshop.  Prof. MacDonald will be leading the session.

International Perspectives on Disability | Workshop

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 4:00pm

Location: 

Tobin 423

Come learn more about a new faculty-led study abroad program in Ireland.  The course includes a spring 2017 weekly 1 hour seminar followed by two weeks in Ireland from June 10-24, 2017. This course will introduce students to cross-cultural views on disability and the public policies and systems of support that affect the quality of life for people with disabilities worldwide.

Participants will attend a conference on human rights for people with disabilities in Galway (first week) then learn about the Irish context through site visits in Dublin (second week).

NSB Colloquium | Joseph DeGutis PhD

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 4:00pm

Location: 

222 Morrill Science Center II

The NSB Graduate Program will hold a colloquium titled Can computer-based cognitive training improve real world functioning?  Joseph DeGutis of the Boston VA and Harvard Medical School will give the talk.

The colloquium is hosted by Bekki Spencer and takes place in 222 Morrill Science Center II from 4:00-5:00pm.

Refreshments will be served from 3:45-4:00pm.

All are welcome.

CNS Dean Position | Peter Wainwright PhD | Public Presentation

Monday, October 31, 2016 4:30pm

Location: 

Life Science Laboratories S330

Peter Wainwright PhD, candidate for the CNS Dean position and Interim Dean of the College of Biological Sciences at UC Davis and past Chair of the Department of Evolution and Ecology at UC Davis, will hold a public presentation.

All are welcome.

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