On Thursday, May 7, the Psychology Department held its graduation ceremony for the Class of 2015!
Congratulations to Leah Dickens, a fifth-year graduate student in our department’s Social/Personality area, who received this year’s Outstanding Graduate Student Award for teaching!
Congratulations to Professor Lisa Feldman Barrett and Jolie Wormwood, who were recently featured in a New York Times article, “When a Gun is Not a Gun.”
Every year, Northeastern hosts its annual Research, Innovation, and Scholarship Expo, or RISE, an opportunity for students and faculty to showcase their research. As usual, a number of psychology students participated, and we are thrilled that this year, two of our students received awards!
Stefanie Tignor, a fourth year PhD student in our department, working with Prof. Randy Colvin, has accepted a summer internship at Google, in Mountain View, California.
Congratulations to Prabarna Ganguly, a second-year graduate student in our department, who was recently selected to participate in the ComSciCon June 2015 National workshop.
On Thursday, April 16, 2015, the graduate students in the Department of Psychology will be hosting the third annual Symposium for Boston-Area Graduate Students in Psychology.
Jin Xun Goh, a third-year graduate student in our department working with Professor Judy Hall, was recently quoted in a Washington Post article entitled “Sexism often comes with a smile, study finds.”
Congratulations to Professor William Sharp, who was recently honored by the American Group Psychotherapy Association with its 2015 Alonso Award for Excellence in Psychodynamic Group Psychotherapy for his work, “Sticks and Stones May Break My Bones But What About Words?”
A recent edition of News@Northeastern, the University’s daily newsletter, featured an article about Professor Iris Berent’s research into the links between language and motor systems.