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2018

GASP graduate students teach mindfulness
Psychological Sciences graduate students brought psychology to seventh and eighth grade students as part of the Missouri Youth Experience on October 27.  Tayler Vebares, Genevieve Dash, and Nathaniel Greene led demonstrations on mindfulness, memory and the brain as part of the campus-wide...
Jesse Hall
Congratulations to four Psychological Science graduate students who earned travel awards from the Office of Graduate Studies. Cynthia Brown (Clinical) Julia Haaf (Quantitative) Alex Miller (Clinical) Melissa Tapia (Cognition & Neuroscience) These students will use the awards to...
Students studying psychology
We are recruiting students who will begin our Ph.D. program in Fall 2019.  Applicants must submit all application materials through the Office of Graduate Studies' online application system before December 1.   Information on our program can be found on this website in...
Psych Sci Graduate Students Fall 2018
Welcome to our department's new graduate students.  We are recruiting students who will begin our Ph.D. program in Fall 2019.  The application deadline is December 1, 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...

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