Departmental News

Comings & Goings 

Prof. Kathy Low will continue to serve as an associate dean of the faculty during the 2016-2017 academic year.

Prof. Amy Douglass is the new department chair, replacing Prof. Todd Kahan.  Prof. Kathy Mathis is the associate department chair this year.  You should contact Prof. Mathis if you are interested in declaring a psychology major.


Student Awards

We are pleased to announce the following award recipients for the Class of 2016:

Robert S. Moyer Prize in Experimental Psychology

Julia Gordon and Robert Haran

View the abstract for Robert’s project here.

Richard V. Wagner Prize for issues related to peace, conflict resolution, or social justice

Shannon Griffin

The Leland And Claudina Bechtel Award for significant community service to a local nonprofit agency

Isabel Ferguson


Check out the Student Awards Archive for winners from previous years!