Monday, December 14, 2009

APA Summer Science Fellowship Program

The American Psychological Association Summer Science Fellowship Program is a 6-week, expenses-paid opportunity for high-achieving college students to get hands-on experience working in psychological research in the Washington, DC area. This is an amazing opportunity to get inspiration and valuable experience, particularly for those students who are considering academic or research-based careers or graduate programs in psychology. The application deadline is in early February. More information about the program, as well as the necessary application materials and instructions, can be found here.

Saturday, December 12, 2009

Graduation Pictures From Fall, 2009

Laura Southwell won the Outstanding Student Awards in both Psychology and Sociology. Congratulations Laura!

Leslie Hill, Latisha Davis, and Jenea Gaston at the Graduation Breakfast.

Chuck Huffman Wins a Teaching Award

Chuck Huffman won the Teacher of the Year Award. Congratulations Chuck!

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

Mike Urda - We'll Miss You

Mike Urda, a retired professor of psychology, passed away on Sunday, December 6. He was a central figure in our department for over three decades. He will be missed.

An obituary with the funeral arrangements is available in the local paper.