Skip to main content

Psychology

Latest News

 

Psychology Students Recognized for Excellent Work

Friday, June 17, 2016

At the end of the the spring semester, Westminster College psychology students were recognized for their excellent work.

  read more


A Group of Students Spent Each Tuesday Outside of the Traditional Classroom

Friday, June 10, 2016

Every Tuesday morning during the spring semester, Westminster College students spent time outside of the traditional classroom visiting and learning alongside inmates.

  read more


Westminster College to Host Nationally Recognized Urban Educator at IQ-STEM Week, June 20 - 24

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

As part of the NSF Robert J. Noyce Scholarship Grant, Westminster College will host an IQ-STEM workshop, June 20 – 24, featuring nationally recognized urban educator, Dr. H. Richard Milner IV. The event is open to student fellows and area STEM partner high school teachers.

  read more


Psychology Major Presented Capstone Research at the Association for Women in Psychology National Conference

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

A recent Westminster College graduate, Kierstin Barker ‘16, presented her psychology capstone research at the Association for Women in Psychology (AWP) National Conference in Pittsburgh, Pa.

  read more


Neuroscience Major and Honors Program Member Receives Honorable Mention

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Recent graduate, Brenna Guard, neuroscience major and member of the honors program, received honorable mention for her poster presentation, "The Role of Acetylcholine in Expression in a Rat Model of Addiction” at a regional neuroscience symposium.

  read more


Webster Presents BRITE Research at EnFUSE in Washington, D.C.

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

This semester, Dr. Sandra Webster, professor of psychology and 2012 distinguished faculty award recipient, participated in the Envisioning the Future of Undergraduate STEM Education (EnFUSE): Research and Practice Symposium in Washington, D.C.

  read more


Dr. Deanne Buffalari Publishes Paper in Nicotine and Tobacco Research

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Dr. Deanne Buffalari, assistant professor of psychology and chair of the neuroscience program at Westminster College, has recently had work published in Nicotine and Tobacco Research as part of a collaboration with researchers at the University of Pittsburgh.

  read more


Insights from Israel: Dr. Vered Vaknin-Nusbaum and Dr. Randa Abbas share Experience from Teaching

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

This semester, Dr. Vered Vaknin-Nusbaum and Dr. Randa Abbas visited Westminster to share their insights from their teaching experiences and research in Israel with education and psychology students.

  read more


Join Us: Research Celebration, April 20

Friday, April 15, 2016

Westminster College will host the Undergraduate Research and Arts Celebration (URAC) featuring presentations and performances from more than 300 students from each department, April 20 from 8:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. throughout campus.

  read more


Westminster Students, Employees, Alumni, and Retirees Represented in the Dominican

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

This spring, Westminster College was represented in the Dominican Republic by a body of alumni, students, faculty, administration, and retired employees, who served, witnessed, and grew together.

  read more


Displaying 11-20 of 32 total records

 

What can you do with a Psychology degree?

Imagine yourself in the human services field, in a research position, in a school system, as a forensic scientist, or holding a position in an industrial or corporate setting.