Friday, February 23, 2018

The Psychology/Sociology Department Receives ALG Grants

Three members of the Psychology/Sociology Department recently received small grants from the Affordable Learning Georgia program. The three grants of $2,000 will help to lower the cost of textbooks and supplies for GSW students. Judy Orton Grissett, Ellen Cotter, and Gary Fisk will use this funding to develop free resources for the Experimental Psychology, Human Growth and Development, and Psychological Statistics classes, respectively.

Friday, February 16, 2018

Psy/Soc Club meeting on internships for February 21

The Psychology/Sociology Club will meet on Wednesday, February 21, at 5:00 p.m. in Room 245.  We’ll be discussing various aspects of the internship experience, including the registration process, possible internship sites, and the typical duties and course requirements of internship students.  As always, anyone’s welcome to come, but students considering internships in Summer or Fall 2018 are especially strongly encouraged to do so.

Sunday, February 4, 2018

Psy/Soc Club meeting on February 7

The Psychology/Sociology Club will meet on Wednesday, February 7, at 5:00 p.m. in Room 245.  We'll be playing board games, some of which may have loose connections to psychology.  Everyone is welcome to come.

Friday, January 26, 2018

Fisk presentation at Furlow Charter School

Gary Fisk gave a presentation about the psychology of emotions to the 10th grade class at Furlow Charter School. The students will use this information to write scary stories.

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Difference thresholds in Sensation and Perception

The Sensation & Perception students learned about difference thresholds by judging two similar weights.

Friday, December 8, 2017

Fall graduates for 2017

Congratulations to the fall graduates! We wish you good luck in your careers and graduate school.

From left: Mary Siniard, Jerrett Irwin, Kendall Harrod, Abigail Stokes, Emily Crenshaw

Latonya Gordon and NiAsia Carter

Janice Dale, Keishundra Jackson, April Hall, Quint Crumpton, Jasmine Davis, Karla Schlumbrecht

Monday, October 23, 2017

Psychology/Sociology Club meeting on October 25

The Psychology/Sociology Club will meet on Wednesday, October 25, at 5:00 p.m. in Room 245.  We will be participating in a guessing game of “Who am I?”. Students are encouraged to portray a famous psychologist or sociologist by dressing as their selected person, bringing in an object to represent their selected person, or describing their selected person so that the other participants can guess who they are.  Everyone is welcome to come.