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Our Psi Chi Chapter is Getting Old

Posted on March 21, 2018 by Paul Silvia

As UNCG celebrates its 125th anniversary, here in the Psychology department were celebrating a more youthful milestone—our Psi Chi chapter has turned…


“Kisses of Death” When Applying to Graduate School

Posted on September 25, 2017 by Paul Silvia

When the leaves change colors on campus, we professors know that four seasons are coming: Fall, basketball, flu, and grad school. But…


The Eberhart Building’s Windows to Nowhere

Posted on September 15, 2017 by Paul Silvia

The UNCG campus has many, many buildings: old ones, new ones, fancy ones, simple ones. But the Eberhart Building—the place we in…


Psi Chi/Psyc Club is Back!

Posted on August 25, 2017 by Paul Silvia

Ah, the Fall semester: it’s a time of change and renewal. The autumn leaves change colors (from Eberhart-chair avocado to bookstore-bag yellow),…


Congrats, Spring 2017 Grads! Or “I Think I Might Have Accidentally Graduated…”

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Paul Silvia

The academic year is winding down, and commencement is coming up. A big bunch of our majors are graduating this Spring—provided they…


PSY Paths: Melvin Clark, Class of 2014

Posted on March 30, 2017 by Paul Silvia

Our PSY graduates go everywhere. Some settle down close to home; others head off to the other side of the planet. And…


Students, Excellence, & Student Excellence

Posted on March 23, 2017 by Paul Silvia

Every year, UNCG gives out the Student Excellence Award, the university’s highest honor for undergraduate students. Lots of students are nominated, but…


The 2017 Kendon Smith Lecture Series (KSL) is Nearly Here!

Posted on March 1, 2017 by Paul Silvia

The Eberhart Building, like most buildings on campus, gets carpeted with flyers and posters and leaflets and ads of all stripes. You…


Signs of Grad School Interview Day

Posted on February 9, 2017 by Paul Silvia

Graduate school is unlike the undergrad years in so many ways. Among other things, there’s usually an interview day. The applicants in…


Spring 2017 is Here!

Posted on January 20, 2017 by Paul Silvia

Is it…could it…can it be? Oh yes, the Spring 2017 semester is upon us. Fall and Spring semesters are different beasts. Fall…