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Friday, October 18, 2019

Daniela O'Neill's research on toy design and language development featured on UW homepage

Psychology's Daniella O'Neill's work on the role that toy design plays in language development in children is featured on the University of Waterloo homepage.  You can read the full article on the Canadian Journal of Speech-Language and Audiology (CJSLPA) website.

Thursday, October 3, 2019

Hilary Bergsieker Nominated for KW Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year Award

Psychology's own Dr. Hilary Bergsieker has been nominated for the K-W Oktoberfest Rogers Women of the Year award in recognition for her “outstanding advancement to the field of STEM”

Hilary is one of 60 women in the community who will be recognized at a ceremony on Monday October 7th at Oktoberfesthaus at LOT42.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Allison Kelly receives Ontario Early Research Award

Congratulations to  Allison Kelly who is one of the latest recipients of the Ontario Early Research Award.  Dr. Kelly's work focuses on facilitating treatment seeking among postsecondary students with mental health problems.  

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

Ziva Kunda Memorial Lecture available on youtube

This year's speaker was Dr. David Dunning from the University of Michigan.  If you missed his talk you can watch it on youtube.

Title: We are all flawed intellects: So can we really judge expertise in self and others?

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Dr. 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.  

Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Public 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

Wednesday, April 3, 2019

Two 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.  

Monday, March 4, 2019

Psychology Department Students Dominate Three Minute Thesis Competition

The Faculty of Arts heat  of the 2019 Three Minute Thesis Competition took place on Friday March 1 and three of the four prizes awarded were to Psychology students.  You can click on the titles below to watch the talks.

Monday, February 25, 2019

Dr. James Danckert's Colloquium Talk

If you missed Dr. Danckert's talk, Out of My Skull: My travels in the psychology of boredom,  on February 1, 2019 you can watch it on youtube.  

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