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  1. Apr. 30, 2019Dr. James Beck's research featured on CTV News

    Dr. James Beck, an Associate Professor in our Industrial/Organizational area, was recently featured on CTV News.  You can hear (and read) about his research highlighting what business leaders can learn from NHL coaches at the link.  

  2. Apr. 9, 2019Public Talk co-sponsored by UW Psychology - Cognitive Neuroscience and UW School of Architecture

    Towards a Neuroscience of Dynamic Experience and Design

    Michael Arbib, University of Southern California (Emeritus) & NewSchool of Architecture and Design

    Tuesday, April 9, 2019, 12 noon

    Cummings Lecture Theatre,
    School of Architecture, Waterloo

    7 Melville St S, Cambridge

    Abstract

  3. Apr. 3, 2019Two Department of Psychology Members Receive 2019 Arts Excellence Awards

    In the category of Excellence in Service, Val Rozon, Director of the Early Childhood Education Centre (ECEC), will receive one of the awards recognizing her outstanding leadership, especially in the face of the great flood of 2018.  

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  1. June 12, 2019PhD Oral Defence - Andriy Struk

    Andriy Struk's thesis is entitled: "The desire to act: Exploring situational, dispositional and genetic correlates of a fundamental motivational state."

    All are welcome to attend.

  2. June 21, 2019Can we scale tobacco control intervention research with school teachers in India?Dr. Mangesh S. Pednekar

    Speaker: Dr. Mangesh S. Pednekar

    Title:  Can we scale tobacco control intervention research with school teachers in India?

    Date: Friday, June 21, 2019

    Time: 11:00am – 12:00pm

    Location: LHS 1621

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