News

2018

Nan Presser
July 16, 2018 PRESS RELEASE Nan R. Presser, PhD has been chosen the 2018 recipient of the American Psychological Association Ethics Committee’s Award for Outstanding Contributions to Ethics Education. “Dr. Presser is a great example of what the Ethics Educator Award stands for. Her work...
Bruce Bartholow
Prof. Bruce Bartholow was recently elected President of the Society for Psychophysiological Research! SPR is the leading organization in this field with over 800 members worldwide. Congratulations Prof. Bartholow!
PhD Graduates 2018, Ken Sher and Angi Haeny

Dr. Ken Sher and Dr. Angi Haeny

, Tim Trull and Ryan Carpenter

Dr. Tim Trull and Dr. Ryan Carpenter

Congratulations to our students who completed their PhD this spring.  These students were recognized at the department's annual reception, held the afternoon of the graduate commencement ceremony. Ryan Carpenter (Tim Trull, mentor) Angela Haeny (Ken Sher, mentor) Meredith...
Dr Laura King with Students at Honors Reception
Congratulations to honors capstone students who received department honors this spring.  These students were recognized at the department's annual reception, held the evening before graduation. Psychology majors who complete the Honors Lab sequence (PSYCH 4976HW and PSYCH 4977HW) and...
Najeebah Hussain

Undergraduate student Najeebah Hussain at the MPA meeting.

The following is reprinted from the MU Office of Undergraduate Research. Honored Research While attending the Midwestern Psychological Association (MPA) meetings in Chicago earlier this month, MU senior Najeebah Hussain was impressed with the wide-range of interesting research topics being...
Students in Chicago
The following is reprinted from the MU College of Arts & Sciences. Learning the Ropes Honors Capstone Students Strut Their Stuff Thirty-six seniors majoring in psychological sciences recently returned from a field trip to Chicago, where they each presented the...
Mark Thelen
Mark H. Thelen, Ph.D (December 13, 1935 – September 18, 2017)               Shirley A. Thelen (September 13, 1933 – April 14, 2018) It is with great sadness that we share news of the passing last fall of Professor Emeritus Mark Thelen, and more...
Mike, Amy, Lisa and Glenn at Banquet
Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Bauer, Mike Corcoran and Amy Underwood, who were recognized by the Office of Graduate Studies and Graduate Professional Council at the annual awards banquet. Dr. Lisa Bauer earned the Gold Chalk Award for Excellence in Teaching from the Graduate Professional...
Mario Wilson
Congratulations to Mario Wilson who earned an MU Award for Academic Distinction based on his outstanding academic and extracurricular achievements.  The award recognizes undergraduate students who go above and beyond expectations to contribute to the academic atmosphere at the University of...
Olivia Fahr & Sara Myers
Congratulations to Olivia Fahr and Sara Myers who each received an Arts & Science scholarship based on their outstanding academic and extracurricular achievements.  Olivia and Sara work with Dr. Todd Schachtman who studies processes of acquisition, retention, and retrieval of...

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