Congratulations 2015 Graduates
Synapses features major news stories about the Psychology Department.
William & Mary researchers found that young adults who eat more fermented foods have fewer social anxiety symptoms, with the effect being greatest among those at genetic risk for social anxiety disorder as measured by neuroticism.
Two physicists are inviting their colleagues from across the university to investigate the possibilities of the Small Hall Makerspace May 18 to May 22.
Consulting at Eastern State Hospital allowed W&M Psychology Professor Glenn Shean to "observe, listen, learn and conduct research" on schizophrenia.
Sophomores Joel Carver and Haley Outlaw serve as co-chairs of the W&M Neurodiversity Student Group, a part of the university's neurodiversity initiative.
The ceremony will take place on Sunday, May 17, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. in Phi Beta Kappa Hall. For more details, please visit the link above.
Honors Fellowships Fund an undergraduate's summer research.
William & Mary’s 14th annual Graduate Research Symposium brought graduate students in Arts and Sciences together with their counterparts from 16 other colleges and universities to share progress on their research projects.
The William & Mary Healthy Beginnings Project has received a $12,000, one-year grant from the March of Dimes to offer Baby Basics Moms Clubs to pregnant, incarcerated women.
Two psychology students involved with the William & Mary Healthy Beginnings Project have authored a paper exploring the need for a diaper bank in Williamsburg.
Donate to Healthy Beginnings Diaper Drive NOV 1 - NOV 30!
Thank You for Coming to the Psychology Department's Homecoming Brunch!
Congratulations to Catherine Forestell for being quoted in the New York Times: "Childhood Diet Habits Set in Infancy, Studies Suggest"
The Psychology Department would like to congratulate Caroline Kelsey for winning the APA Division 7, Young Researchers in Developmental Psychology Outstanding Presentation Award at this year’s National American Psychological Association Convention!
Welcome MA Class of 2016
Welcome Dimitrios Skordos
William &Mary professor named to '40 under 40' national honors list
Four projects designed to improve the quality, scope and/or efficiency of programs at William & Mary were made possible this semester with support from the provost's Creative Adaptation Fund.
Several Psychology students and faculty received awards this spring, and we couldn’t be prouder!
Neurodiversity Class Students Attend Conference at NIH
Five Psychology seniors will be inducted into Phi Beta Kappa on May 9, 2014.
An international leader in the field of neuroscience, one of the country's foremost legal thinkers on children's rights and family law, and an internationally renowned ethnomusicologist whose latest work focuses on the music of Oman are among this year's recipients of the Plumeri Award for Faculty Excellence at William & Mary.
Student Spotlight: Hannah Boes
Undergraduate students who had conducted research in the past year presented posters and gave talks at the 20th Annual Science Research Symposium.
Representatives from more than 40 community agencies gathered at William & Mary on Monday to discuss the best practices for supporting pregnant, incarcerated women.
Lauded for mentoring student research, under Dickter’s supervision W&M students are co-authors on 16 papers that have been published or are currently under review.
Each year, the Alumni Association recognizes five exceptional faculty members with the Alumni Fellowship Award.
The second round of Collaborative Grants have been awarded to three teams from William & Mary and Eastern Virginia Medical School.
Kristopher J. Preacher, a W&M Psychology Graduate (MA '98)Received Award for Distinguished Scientific Early Career Contribution to Psychology
Congratulations to Professor Pamela Hunt who has has been named the 2013-2014 President, International Society for Developmental Psychobiology (ISDP).
Nalini Ambady graduated from William & Mary in 1985 with her master's degree and wnt on to become a well-known and successful social psychologist.
The Psychology Department celebrated Homecoming 2013 with a talk given by alumnus Martie G. Haselton, and a wine & cheese reception.
William and Mary Alumnus Martie G. Haselton, Ph.D., professor in the departments of Psychology, Communication Studies, and Institute for Society and Genetics at UCLA, will give a talk at 3:00 PM on Friday, October 25 in Andrews Hall, Room 101.
The William and Mary Psychology Department would like to welcome back Professor Peter Vishton after 3 years working as program director at the National Science Federation in Washington, DC.
Approximately 70 women have received help from the William & Mary Healthy Beginnings Project over the last year. The project aims to provide nutritional support and counseling to incarcerated, pregnant women, and its founders are already seeing positive results.
Ten research projects involving faculty at William & Mary and Eastern Virginia Medical School will each receive $10,000 in funding as part of a program to foster collaboration between researchers at the two institutions.
Psychology students, under the direction of Dr. Joe Galano, planted blue pinwheels for child abuse prevention in the garden of the ISC 2.
Psi Chi inducted 13 people on April 4, 2012 and elected new officers for next year.
Psychology students presented their research at the College of William and Mary's Undergraduate Research Science Symposium and Graduate Research Symposium.
Dr. Paul Kieffaber discusses his research interests and current research with his students at the College of William and Mary.
Four of the Psychology Graduate students will present their research March 22-23 at the Sadler Center.
Dr. Joanna Schug discusses how she became interested in Psychology and her research interests.
The Psychology Department held a talk and a reception for homecoming on October 26.
Psi Chi inducted 18 people on November 13, 2012.
Dr. Cheryl Dickter discusses her research interests and research with students in the Psychology Department.