Monday, September 22, 2014

Psychology/Sociology Club Meeting on September 24

The Psychology/Sociology Club will meet on Wednesday, September 24, at 5:30 p.m. in Room 245.  Dr. Wendi Wang, visiting scholar from China, will talk about some cultural similarities and differences between Chinese and American universities and also describe some of his research.  We’ll also present some information about internships so students who are considering internships for the Spring 2015 semester can start getting those lined up. 

Friday, August 22, 2014

Faculty presentation at the American Psychological Association meeting

Dr. Judy Orton Grissett recently traveled to Washington, D.C. to participate in the 2014 Annual APA Convention.  She presented her research as part of a poster symposium titled "Psychological Impacts of Experiences in Nature" with researchers from Georgia State University and Fielding Graduate University.  The title of Dr. Grissett's presentation was "Relationship Between Informal Experiences with Nature and Ecological Reasoning among Adolescents."

Monday, July 21, 2014

Students accepted into graduate programs

Vontreia Colbert (Sociology) has been accepted into the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Florida A & M University. 

Susanna Turner (Psychology) was accepted at GA Regents University and will pursue a Masters in Clinical/Counseling Psychology.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Graduates for Spring, 2014

We congratulate the Psychology and Sociology graduates. We wish you the best of luck in your future careers.

Monday, May 5, 2014

Honors Ceremony for 2014

The Psychology and Sociology Department gave Outstanding Student Awards to Susannah Turner (Psychology) and Leigh McClendon (Sociology). 

Chuck Huffman presenting the Outstanding Student award to Susannah Turner:

Leigh McClendon with Courtney McDonald: 

Susannah Turner also won the Outstanding Scholar Award:

Elizabeth Uhl (Assistant Professor of Psychology) won the Presdent's Excellence in University Service Award:

Friday, May 2, 2014

New digital signs

Our department's new digital signs are working now. These will eventually show announcements for students in addition to the news feed. We thank the IT professionals for helping us set this system up.

Friday, April 25, 2014

Psi Chi Induction for 2014

The Psi Chi Honor Society, which is an honor society for psychology majors, inducted new members for the Spring. The new members at the ceremony were Caleb Graves, Zadie James, Emily Workman, Courtney Harmon, Trenisha Hallmon, LaTanya Anderson-Davis, and Rebecca Greenslade (from left to right). Claira Austin, Megan Fuller, Hala Gross, & Will Taylor were also inducted.