Faculty News

Professor Sears Receives SPSP Career Contribution Award

Congratulations to Professor David Sears for receiving a Career Contribution Award from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology. This award honors a scholar who has made major theoretical and/or empirical contributions to social psychology and/or personality psychology or to bridging these areas. Recipients are recognized for distinguished scholarly contributions across long and productive careers.

Graduate News

Yolanda Vasquez-Salgado receives the 2017 Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship

Congratulations to Yolanda Vasquez-Salgado on receiving the 2017 Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship! The Monica Salinas Summer Scholarship provides summer funding and conference travel costs for a graduate student in Psychology who is committed to advancing the field of Latino mental health.

Undergrad News

Important Winter Quarter Dates and Deadlines

Don't forget that the Winter Quarter instruction begins on January 9, 2017

Faculty Spotlight

Highlighting Faculty Member Vickie Mays

In 1985, a historical report was issued by Health Secretary Heckler on Black and Minority Health. While there was already decades of research demonstrating that the physical and mental health of racial/ethnic minorities particularly African Americans was worse than most others in the United States, there was not a coordinated effort to focus and improve the health of African Americans.
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