Psychology Club


Event Descriptions

PURC (Psychology Undergraduate Research Conference)

This conference - held on December 4th - showcases student research through presentation. Additionally, attendees enjoy refreshments while listening to guest speakers and observing student work. High school students from local communities are encouraged to attend along with Marist faculty and students.

Time/place TBA 

Psych Social

Formally referred to as the "Dunlap Social", the Psych Social - held on September 13th at the Dunlap residence - is an opportunity for Psychology faculty and students to interact in a casual setting. Enjoy activities such as eating and horseback riding in the company of those who share a love for psychology.

Guest Speakers

Throughout the year, there will be opportunities to attend psychology-related presentations given by guest speakers. The following presentations are to be held in fall, 2013:

Oct 9th @ Hancock 2033:  

Dr. Lori Crispi (Member of the Marist Psychology Department Faculty)

November 8th @ TBA:  

Sylvia Aroch ( Director of the I/O Graduate Program at UA)

Relay for Life

The Psychology Club team participates in Relay for Life in order to raise funds for Cancer Research during the spring semester.

Time/Place TBA 

Disability Awareness Day

Students from local Middle Schools spend a portion of their academic period participating in learning activities with the Psych Club. The goal of this event is to help young students become more aware of the perspectives from which other kids might see the world. 

April 9th 10:45am/place TBA


End of Semester Social (Last General Meeting)

The "End of Semester Social" is held during our last general meeting of each semester to celebrate and reflect on our accomplishments as a club.

April 30th 12:30pm/ place TBA




2016 Events

Oct 12

Alumni Talk @ 8:00 pm
Oct 24

Grad School Talk @ 6:30pm

Oct 26

Meeting 3 @ 9:15pm

Nov 2 Disability Awareness Day @ 11am-1pm
Nov 14 Research Talk @ 7:00pm
Dec 8 Pre-Finals Yoga @ 7:00pm

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