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MU Grad School is accepting applications for their TigerView Campus Visitation Program for prospective graduate students. Priority Deadline July 24; mizzou.us/TigerView

Are you interested in pursuing graduate education at Mizzou? The MU Graduate School has TigerView, a campus visitation program that brings prospective students to campus in the Fall. The program is part of Mizzou's commitment to diversity and inclusion in graduate education. TigerView prepares...
The Council of Directors would like to recognize the graduate students who earned departmental awards for teaching and mentoring.  These students are making important contributions to help our undergraduates get engaged with psychology and prepare for their futures.  Congratulations!...
Friday, April 23rd marks the conclusion of Undergraduate Research Week, sponsored on the MU campus by the Office of Undergraduate Research.  More than 30 Psychology majors participated in the week’s biggest event, the Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievements Forum, which was held...
Brianna Carman

Brianna Carman received an MPA Regional Research Award from Psi Chi, the International Honors Society in Psychology.  She is mentored by Dr. Jeff Johnson. 

Fifteen senior psychology majors have been working hard all year to complete independent research projects under the direction of faculty mentors as part of the Honors/Independent Research Capstone Program in Psychology.  Students in this program must also apply to present their work at the...
Majoring in Psych?: Career Options for Psychology Undergraduates (3rd Edition)

Dr. Ann J. Korschgen's book, Majoring in Psych?: Career Options for Psychology Undergraduates, 5/e.  The book answers the career-planning questions most psychology majors find themselves asking.  Copies are also available to borrow from the Psych Sci Undergrad Advising Office in McAlester Hall.

A webinar was held with two accomplished alumni as guest speakers and Professors for a Day. This event took place on February 2, 2021, in the 5 to 6 PM time slot reserved for Psi Chi and Psychology Club meetings. One Professor for a Day, Ann J. Korschgen (Psychology, MU, 1971), was formerly...
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The mission of the Society of Clinical Psychology is to represent the field of Clinical Psychology through encouragement and support of the integration of clinical psychological science and practice in education, research, application, advocacy and public policy, attending to the importance of diversity.

 

Congratulations to graduate student Cassandra Boness has won the 2021 Distinguished Dissertation Award in Clinical Psychology from APA’s Div 12 Society of Clinical Psychology. Advised by Kenny Sher, Cassie’s dissertation, The Etiologic, Theory-Based, Ontogenetic Hierarchical Framework...
The Columbia Daily Tribune highlighted the research of Dr. Nelson Cowan on working memory and how it impacts online learning.  Dr. Cowan's research program focuses on working memory, the small amount of information held in mind.  The Tribune article noted the following. "There's...
The Mizzou Department of Psychological Sciences earned the No. 21 rank for best online bachelor’s programs. Overall, Mizzou climbed 85 spots to No. 14 in the nation for online bachelor’s programs.  The new rankings are included in the 2021 edition of the Best Online Programs rankings...
Exemplary Careers in Education and Science for Psychology Majors: A Webinar WHEN: 5 to 6 PM on Tuesday, February 2, 2021 REGISTER HERE: https://umsystem.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJIkf-ytqjgjG9LtwTwfgQiUAbto9i8PlLji   In this hour-long webinar primarily aimed at undergraduates...

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Student Training for Advancing Research (S.T.A.R.) is a recognition program created by the Office of Undergraduate Research. If you earn your S.T.A.R., that means you have completed a series of Undergraduate Research Workshops and/or online compliance trainings.

Given the challenges for undergraduate students to participate in research opportunities on campus this year, the MU Office of Undergraduate Research developed a new, completely online program: Student Training for Advancing Research (S.T.A.R.)  The OUR offered 32 workshops over the...

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