Synapses: News Stories about the Department

 Synapses features major news stories about the Psychology Department.

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Haskins joins Dickter to lead WMSURE

Natoya Haskins will become co-director of the William & Mary Undergraduate Research Experience program in July.

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FaceTime vs. face time: Diplomacy in the age of technology

Twitter may be quicker, but when it comes to matters of utmost international importance, W&M Government Professor Marcus Holmes says nothing can beat good old-fashioned face-to-face interaction between world leaders.

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Psychology Diploma Ceremony

Mark your calendars for Sunday, May 14, 2017. The ceremony begins at 1:30pm in Phi Beta Kappa Hall. See you there!

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Professor John Nezlek retires

After a 40-year career with the Psychology Department at the College of William & Mary, Professor Nezlek begins his retirement journey.

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The worlds of psychology and science fiction collide

William McIntosh is living a dream as a science fiction author, spending his days writing, revising and brainstorming new ideas for his stories — some of which may soon be on television.

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Students prepare to take flight with aviation ground school

William & Mary students and faculty now have the opportunity to get one step closer to earning a private pilot certificate by attending the on-campus ground school taught by a Federal Aviation Administration-certified flight instructor.

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2017 Undergraduate Science Research Symposium

Celebrating 22 years of undergraduate research in the sciences and mathematics, the Charles Center's annual Science Symposium was held on Friday, February 24, 2017 in the Sadler Center.

National Eating Disorder Walk 2017

Join us and our National Walk Sponsor Aerie for the Williamsburg, VA NEDA Walk at the College of William and Mary on Sunday, April 2, 2017!

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Fear factor

A W&M assistant professor of psychology and undergraduate student are conducting a study that aims to find out why some people are more likely to develop fears through observation.

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Is inspiration contagious?

A new study by psychology professor Todd Thrash finds that inspiration spreads from writer to reader.

W&M visited by 27 UN peacekeepers from Africa

Psychology Professor Harvey Langholtz discussed the role of police in a society transitioning from war to stability with the officers, who are in training with Cameroon’s International School for Security Forces.

Overrides and Waiting Lists

Connect to the Psychology Department Practice concerning Overrides and Waiting Lists for classes