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PHOTO: Journal Cover ArtNew auditory research journal launched

January 18, 2018

Michael Hall, psychology professor recognized a need for a research journal with a particular auditory focus and collaborated to launch one.

PHOTO: Jeff DycheJeff Dyche named CHBS Madison Scholar

January 8, 2018

Jeff Dyche, a professor in the psychology department, was recognized as the Madison Scholar for the College of Health and Behavioral Studies in November, an award that each college distributes to a professor who is an exemplary instructor and accomplished researcher.

PHOTO: ThompsonPsychology study abroad trip sparks new interest for travel

January 3, 2018

After walking across the graduation stage in December, Amanda Thompson is ready to embark on her next journeys: working with children part-time and taking several trips around Europe.

PHOTO: Amanda ThompsonStudent interview series - #CHBSChats with Amanda Thompson

December 7, 2017

Amanda is a senior psychology major. Learn more about her field placement experience at Western State Hospital.

PHOTO: Amanda PowellPsychology student wins research award

November 28, 2017

Senior psychology major Amanda Powell not only attended the Society for Police & Criminal Psychology conference in September, she walked away with the Michael Serafino award for best undergraduate poster.

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