Psychology Events

Spring 2016 Events for Psychology Students & Faculty

Student Focused Events (including Psi Chi Events)

January

*Thur. Jan. 28, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Focusing on the Breath" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Thur. Jan. 28, 3:30-5:30pm - CUB MPR, "Dr. Martin Luther King March for Humanity" sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs.^


February

*Thur. Feb. 4, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Body Scan" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Feb. 4, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Preparing for Grad School interviews" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology.

Mon. Feb. 8,  6:30-8:00pm - CUB Orndorff Theater, "Invitation to Dance" film sposored by the Disabilities Studies Program.^

*Thur. Feb. 11, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Majors' meeting" learn about opportunities to become involved and the summer and fall course offerings.  Organized by Dr. Lea Adams, Dept. of Psychology.

Tues. Feb. 16, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Psi Chi members' meeting"

*Thur. Feb. 18, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Loving Friendliness" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Feb. 18, 3:30-4:00pm - FSC 226, "Making a Poster for Conference Presentations on Powerpoint" presentation by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Dept. of Psychology.

Thur. Feb. 18, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI on Campus Ship" members' meeting.  Nomination and Election for Secretary position.  Interested members must attend the meeting.  Turn MHFA forms in.

*Thur. Feb. 25, 3:30-4:00pm - FSC 226, "Internship Informational Meeting" presentation by Dr. Kim Weikel, Dept. of Psychology.  Please attend this meeting if you are planning on completing an Psychology internship in the Summer or Fall semester.


March

Tues. Mar. 15, 3:30-5:00pm - CUB MPR, "Women's World Festival"^

*Thur. Mar. 17, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Mindful Eating" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Thur. Mar. 17, 4:00pm-5:30pm - CUB Orndorff Theater, "Psi Chi Induction Ceremony & Reception" - Join us in honoring, congratulating, and celebrating the new inductees.  Reception will be in FSC lobby immediately after ceremony (from about 4:45pm).


Sat. Mar. 19, (Mar. 20 if it rains) - Location TBA, "NAMIWalk"

*Tues. Mar. 22, 11:00-11:25am - FSC 226, "Writing an Awesome Mission Statement for Graduate School Applications" presentation by Dr. Sue Morin, Dept. of Psychology.

*Tues. Mar. 22, 11:30am-12:15pm - FSC 226, "Applying for Graduate School: Things you can do from sophomore year" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology.

Thur. Mar. 24, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Psi Chi members' meeting"

Thur. Mar. 24, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI on Campus Ship" members' meeting.  Last chance to turn MHFA forms in.

*Tues, Mar. 29, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Career Exploration Series" presentation by Ms. Samantha Lippy, Graduate student in the SU Counseling and College Personnel program & Grace B. Luhrs University Elementary School Counselor, Graduate Assistant.

*Thur. Mar. 31, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Walking Meditation" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Mar. 31, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Graduate Programs & Careers in the areas of Clinical & Counseling Psychology" presentation by Dr. Kim Weikel, Dept. of Psychology.


April

Fri, Apr. 1, 4:00-8:00pm & Sat. Apr. 2, 8:30am -12:30pm - FSC 030, "Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)"  Pick up registration forms in FSC 114.  Hand in completed forms (with $10 registration fee which includes the necessary manual) at upcoming NAMI on Campus Ship members' meeting.

Wed. Apr. 13, 10:00-2:00pm - CUB MPR,  NAMI on Campus Ship will have an information table.  Members will sign in for shifts at the table.


*Thur. Apr. 14, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Exploring Difficult Emotions" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Thur. Apr. 14, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Psi Chi members' meeting"

Wed. Apr. 27, 1:00-3:00pm, Camp Hill Giant Community Room (3301 Trindle rd. Camp Hill, PA), "Question, Persuade, Refer (QPR): Suicide Prevention Training" Free training.  Register online at http://www.olderpa.org/event-2134266

Thur. Apr. 28, 3:30-5:00pm - Location TBA, "Psi Chi End of Semester Social"


Ongoing Events

Every Tuesday: 12:00-1:00pm - Spiritual Center Meditation room, "Meditation Group" organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center (all students welcome!  Door closes at 12:15pm.)

Faculty Focused Events

Thur. Feb. 11,  11:00am-12:15pm - FSC 120C, "Aging: The beauty inside the beast" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology (students are welcome).

 * = extra credit opportunity for Toru Sato's undergraduate courses

- Events in PURPLE  can be used to fulfill requirements for Psi Chi membership. Psi Chi events followed with ^ will not have sign-in sheets.  Please send a brief (one-paragraph) summary of the event to shippsichi@gmail.com to receive credit for your attendance.

- Events in Green are for NAMI on Campus Ship members

 

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