News and Events

2014 UCLA Psychology Commencement Video

Date published: 8/5/2014

Seven hundred and fifteen students participated in the Psychology Undergraduate Commencement Celebration on Saturday, June 14th, 2014. We wish our students much success in their futures!

Seven hundred and fifteen students participated in the Psychology Undergraduate Commencement Celebration on Saturday, June 14th, 2014. We wish our students much success in their futures!

Welcome New Students!

Date published: 8/4/2014

Welcome new Transfer and Freshman students to UCLA!  

We look forward to working with you throughout your undergraduate career here in the Pyschology Department.  Please note that Fall quarter begins on September 19th, with instruction beginning on September 22nd.

Fac Tech 2014

Faculty Members, please join us for a technology "speed dating" session as we begin the fall quarter.

Faculty Members, please join us for a technology "speed dating" session as we begin the fall quarter.

Event Location: 
Franz Computer Lab 3351
Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 09/25/2014 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm

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All Staff Picnic August 14

Please mark your calendars for some fun and camaraderie! The tenth annual UCLA All-Staff Picnic, jointly sponsored by the UCLA Staff Assembly and the Chancellor's Office, is scheduled for August 14, 2014. It will be held in Dickson Plaza from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Remember to pick up your ticket in order to receive a FREE box lunch. Please visit the Staff Assembly website for more information.

Event Location: 
Dickson Plaza
Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 08/14/2014 - 11:30am to 1:30pm

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UCLA Box file storage and sharing

Date published: 7/25/2014

UCLA has partnered with Box.com to provide a safe and secure method for you to store and share files with anyone, on any device, using your UCLA Logon ID.  The regular enterprise level of service is available to faculty, staff and students at no cost.  Please read the "Getting Started" instructions from IT services.  When you're ready you'll access your box account from: ucla.box.com

Highlighting Faculty Member Ted Robles

Date published: 6/20/2014

We know that having happy, high quality social relationships is good for our physical health. We also know that unhappy, distressed social relationships are related to poorer physical health. My research focuses on how social relationships “get under our skin” to affect our physical health.

We know that having happy, high quality social relationships is good for our physical health. We also know that unhappy, distressed social relationships are related to poorer physical health. My research focuses on how social relationships “get under our skin” to affect our physical health.

Psychology Department Featured on Daily Bruin Radio

Date published: 6/13/2014

Daily Bruin Radio spoke with students to explore why Psychology majors are so popular.

Daily Bruin Radio spoke with students to explore why Psychology majors are so popular.

Stan Schein and Martin Monti Honored at Life Science Award Ceremony

Date published: 6/11/2014

Professor Schein was selected for the Life Science Award for Outstanding Research Publication, Full Professor and Professor Monti was selected for the Life Science Award for Outstanding Research Publication, Assistant Professor. They were both honored at the Life Science Award Ceremony and Reception on June 3.

Maintenance/Downtime for Department Copiers and Grad Lab

Date published: 6/2/2014

Please note the maintenance window below.

Please note the maintenance window below.

Psychology Computer Labs closed for Summer 2014

Date published: 5/28/2014

Due to a major HVAC renovation, the undergrad computer labs will be closed for SUMMER 2014.

Due to a major HVAC renovation, the undergrad computer labs will be closed for SUMMER 2014.

Yolanda Vasquez-Salgado Receives Award

Date published: 5/27/2014

Yolanda Vasquez-Salgado, a second year Developmental graduate student, was recently awarded a prestigious Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship. The award is highly competitive and only 60 awards are given out nationally.

Annette Stanton Receives Award

Date published: 5/27/2014

Professor Stanton has been awarded the Contributions to International Collaborations Award of the International Society of Behavioral Medicine, for her outstanding contributions to behavioral medicine, including her strong contributions to improving international collaboration in this field.

UGSP Alumni Conference

Underrepresented Graduate Students in Psychology Alumni Conference - Friday, May 30, 2014

Underrepresented Graduate Students in Psychology Alumni Conference - Friday, May 30, 2014

Event Location: 
Franz Hall 3534
Event Date and Time: 
Fri, 05/30/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

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The Science of Relationships: From Romance to Rejection

Date published: 5/19/2014

UCLA Department of Psychology hosted a special presentation and discussion on May 13, 2010.

UCLA Department of Psychology hosted a special presentation and discussion on May 13, 2010.

Matthew Lieberman Quoted in The New York Times

Date published: 5/16/2014

Professor Matthew Lieberman was quoted in The New York Times in an article about how people seek approval through social media.

Professor Matthew Lieberman was quoted in The New York Times in an article about how people seek approval through social media.

Michelle Craske Elected President of the Association for Behavioral Cognitive Therapy

Date published: 5/14/2014

Michelle Craske has been elected to serve as President of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy during 2015-2016 year.

Michelle Craske has been elected to serve as President of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy during 2015-2016 year.

Undergraduate Research Journal of Psychology

Date published: 5/12/2014

URJP's first publication is now available online!

URJP's first publication is now available online!

Vickie Mays Quoted in the Los Angeles Daily News

Date published: 5/8/2014

Professor Mays featured on a news article about Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers

Professor Mays featured on a news article about Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers

Patricia Greenfield elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Date published: 5/8/2014

Patricia Greenfield has recently been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Congratulations to Patricia!

Criminally Minded

The Third Annual Psychology Interdisciplinary Events Symposium

The Third Annual Psychology Interdisciplinary Events Symposium

Event Location: 
CNSI Auditorium
Event Date and Time: 
Fri, 05/16/2014 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

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