What’s Happening


Professor Frank Hassebrock

Professor Frank Hassebrock: “How Learning Works: Seven Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching”

Date: October 19, 2016
Thursday, September 22, 2016
11:45 AM to 1:00 PM

Psych 100 students: Bring your lunch and meet some Psychology Faculty!

Date: September 16, 2016
Dr. Banaji
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
7:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Dr. Banaji (Harvard University) will present her research on implicit biases and how they influence our perceptions of self and others.

Date: August 29, 2016
students presenting research project
Thursday, December 15, 2016
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Students will present the results of their semester-long empirical research projects.

Date: August 28, 2016
Dr. Abigail Stewart
Kantor Series
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Creating An Inclusive Academic Culture (11/2, 7:00 p.m. Slayter Aud.) & Studying personality the long way (11/3, 4:30 p.m. Burton Morgan Hall room 115)

Date: August 27, 2016
Dr. Harry Heft
Friday, October 28, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

As part of the Psychology Department Colloquium Series, Dr. Harry Heft will present his current research.

Date: August 26, 2016
Thursday, October 13, 2016
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Dr. Bruce Bartholow investigates the effects of alcohol on racial bias, motivation and cognitive control.

Date: August 25, 2016
psychology logo
Thursday, September 29, 2016
12:30 PM to 1:30 PM

Dr. Robert Weis will lead an informal session about graduate education in psychology. All students of psychology & related fields are welcome.

Date: August 24, 2016
Erin Henshaw
Friday, September 30, 2016
3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Dr. Erin Henshaw will present her current research on perinatal depression and help-seeking behavior.

Date: August 23, 2016

Shannon Suffoletto '99 is the director of health and wellness at DePaul University.

Date: May 9, 2016
Emma Share '16

Psychology major Emma Share '16 has been recognized for her extensive service to the community.

Date: April 27, 2016

Robert Weis, associate professor of psychology, was honored with the Charles A. Brickman Teaching Excellence award.

Date: April 21, 2016

Help us improve our programming for new parents. We want your opinion!

Date: March 21, 2016
Corey Fergus '11

Psychology major Corey Fergus '11 is a professional race car driver in his spare time.

Date: March 4, 2016
Jordan Holmes '17

Jordan Holmes '17 is named to CoSIDA Academic All-America team.

Date: March 3, 2016
Phi Beta Kappa

Cheyanne Cierpial '16 is an intern with the national office of Phi Beta Kappa. See her first blog post on maker spaces at colleges.

Date: February 24, 2016


Thursday, December 10, 2015
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Students in 200-Level Research Courses Share Their Work

Date: December 14, 2015
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
4:30 PM to 5:30 PM

Dr. Maureen A. Craig (Ohio State University) will present new research about living in a “majority-minority” nation.

Date: September 1, 2015
Denison students in Newark

Denison students from Professor Dave Przybyla's psychology classes suggest ways to get their peers downtown.

Date: August 24, 2015
Steven Maier
Thursday, November 5, 2015
7:00 PM

Professor of psychology and neuroscience, Steven Maier, will discuss his recent research as part of the J.R. Kantor lectureship through the Psychology Department.

Date: August 24, 2015
David Williams

University of Rochester Professor David Williams '75 was awarded $500K t research optics of the human eye.

Date: August 19, 2015

Psychology major and member of the Denison golf team, Jonathan Taylor '17 recently played at the world-class Whistling Straits golf course along Lake Michigan.

Date: August 17, 2015
Michael Vawter '14

Psychology major Michael Vawter '14 is taking his Robot Academy to a new level.

Date: July 23, 2015
Senior Research Presentations
Thursday, April 23, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Four students will present the results of their year-long, empirical research projects in psychological science.

Date: April 23, 2015

Kristina Keidel ’17 a psychology and communication double major, and the president of the college’s Active Minds chapter,was recently selected as a member of the National Active Minds Student Advisory Committee.

Date: April 8, 2015
Pediatric Psychology
Thursday, April 2, 2015
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

Dr. Catherine Butz, a clinical psychologist at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, will introduce the field of pediatric psychology and describe her work as a pediatric neuropsychologist in a hospital setting.

Date: March 20, 2015
Child Anxiety
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
10:00 AM to 11:15 AM

Anxiety and depressive disorders are among the most common psychiatric problems experienced by youths. Dr. Mackinaw-Koons will review these disorders and describe evidenced-based psychosocial treatments.

Date: March 20, 2015
Sydni Harmon ’17

Acceptance to a prestigious undergraduate fellows program marks the beginning of a career in higher education for Sydni Harmon ’17.

Date: March 9, 2015

Tania Alvarez, a psychology major and member of the Denison class of 2000, was recently awarded the Outstanding Advising in Advising Primary Role for the Mid-Atlantic region.

Date: March 3, 2015