Psychology Events

Spring 2020 Events for Psychology Students & Faculty

Student Focused Events (including Psi Chi Events)

January-February

^Tues. Jan. 28, 5:00-7:30pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "Tomorrow (Demain)" film sponsored by the International Studies Program

*Thur. Jan. 30, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Breath Counting" -
guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Jan. 30, 3:30-5:15pm - OM Chapel, "Annual Dr. Martin Luther King speaker & March for Humanity" presentation by Ms. Keshia Hannam, former Journalist & present Perfomance Speaker - March for Humanity to follow the presentation - must sign-in with Toru Sato between 3:20-3:30pm for extra credit (w. reaction paper) or Psi Chi credit

*Tues. Feb. 4, 11:00-11:50am - FSC 336, "Preparing for Graduate School Interviews" presentation by Toru Sato, Department of Psychology

^Wed. Feb. 5, 6:30-9:00pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "If Beale Street Could Talk" Black History Month Film - sponsored by the Ethnic Studies Program

*Thur. Feb. 6, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Loving Friendliness" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

^Thur. Feb. 6, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 108, "Career Quickstop: Resume" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

*Fri. Feb. 7, 3:00-4:30pm - CUB 226, "Consciousness & Spirituality Series: Life & Legacy of Ram Dass" presentation by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

^Tues. Feb. 11, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 119, "Internship 101"
organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

^Tues. Feb. 11, 5:00-7:00pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "Plastic China" film sponsored by the International Studies Program

^Wed. Feb. 12, 6:30-8:30pm -
CUB Orndorff Theatre,, "The Wandering Earth" film sponsored by the Department of Global Languages and Cultures

^Thur. Feb. 13, 6:30-8:00pm - FSC 226, "Psychology Book Club discussion of 'One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest' by Ken Kesey." (you must have read the book to participate) organized through Dr. Amber Norwood, Dept. of Psychology

^Thur. Fri. Sat. Feb. 13, 14, 15, 8:00-10:00pm - Memorial Auditorium, "A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and A Prayer" presentations on writings to stop violence against women and girls - $5 admission with SU ID

Tues. Feb. 18, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Psi Chi Members' Meeting" members dues ($8) are due at the meeting - Dr. Jamonn Campbell with discuss his research interests

*Tues. Feb. 18, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 104, "New Online M.S. in Applied Psychology Graduate Program at SU" presentation by Dr. Thomas Hatvany, Department of Psychology

*Thur. Feb. 20, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Body Scan" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

^Thur. Feb. 20, 3:30-4:45pm - CUB 119, "Hersheypark Leadership Development Internship" find out about this internship opportunity

^Sun. Feb. 23, 3:00-5:00pm - CUB MPR, "Black History Month Gospel Celebration" - dinner to follow

^Tues. Feb. 25, 3:30-6:00pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "Harriet" film, dinner & discussion afterwards

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Tues. Feb. 25, 3:30-4:30pm - CUB 232, "Study Abroad 101" learn about spending a semester at a university in another country

^Tues. Feb. 25, 5:00-6:30pm - CUB 103, "Inclusive Safer Sex 101: Back to the Basics: The Sex Ed We Should Have Gotten But Didn't" organized by the Pride Center

^Tues. Feb. 25, 6:30-8:30pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "Pan's Labyrinth" film
sponsored by the Department of Global Languages and Cultures

^Wed. Feb. 26, 5:15-6:15pm - GRH 101, "That's the very definition of bullying!" presentation by Melissa Cidade, SU Alumna & Survey Statistician as the U.S. Census Bureau

^Wed. Feb. 26, 8:00-9:00pm - LPAC, "Grit, Grace, & Glow: An Evening with Nikki Giovanni" presentation by H.O.P.E. Diversity Scholarship Program speaker, Nikki Giovanni, award winning writer & poet (free admission with SU student ID)

^Thur. Feb. 27, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 108, "
Career Quickstop: Elevator Pitch" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

^Sat. Feb. 29, 3:00-5:00pm - Memorial Auditorium, "2020 Black History Showcase: Dream like Martin, Lead like Harriet, Fight like Malcom, Think like Garvey, Write like Maya, Build like Madam C. J., Speak like Frederick, Educate like W.E.B., Believe like Thurgood, Challenge like Rosa, Inspire like Obama" performance sponsored by Multicultural Student Affairs



March

*Tues. Mar. 3, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Internship Informational Meeting" - mandatory for students intending to complete a Psychology internship in summer 2020 - presentation by Dr. Kim Weikel, Department of Psychology

^Tues. Mar. 3, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 108, "
Career Quickstop: Professional Dress" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

^Tues. Mar. 3, 7:30-9:00pm - CUB MPR, "The Comeback is Always Greater than the Setback" presentation by Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino & Lauren Sorrentino

*Thur. Mar. 5, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Self-Compassion" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

^Tues. Mar. 17, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 119, "Internship 101" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

^Tues. Mar. 17, 6:00-7:30pm - CUB MPR BC, "Women's History Month Presentation" by Tatyana Fazlalizadeh, artist & writer

*Thur. Mar. 19, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Gratitude" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

^Tues. Mar. 24, 12:00-8:00pm - CUB 108, "Resumania" - bring your resume and receive advice on how to make it look more attractive for employers - workshop organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

^Wed. Mar. 25, 10:30am-2:00pm - CUB First Floor, "Job & Internship Fair"  
organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center - must speak to at least one organization representative for Psi Chi or extra credit.

^Thur. Mar. 26, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 108, "Career Quickstop: Job Search" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

Thur. Mar. 26, 3:45-4:45pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "Psi Chi Induction Ceremony" - Dr. Suzanne Morin will be the Induction Speaker - Members' meeting will follow the ceremony in the Orndorff Theatre & Reception will follow at around 4:15pm in the FSC Lounge



April-May

^Thur. Apr. 2, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 103, "Career Quickstop: Financial Literacy" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

*Thur. Apr. 2, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Forgiveness" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

^Sat. Apr. 4, 10:30am-1:00pm - Heiges Field House, "Children's Fair" - for attendance credit, volunteer with a student organization at one of the stations

^Tues. Apr. 7, 3:30-4:15pm - CUB 119, "Internship 101" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

^Wed. Apr. 8, 10:00am-2:00pm - CUB MPR, "Wellness Fair" - speak with at least one representative at one station to count it as an extra credit or Psi Chi event

*Thur. Apr. 9, 3:00-6:00pm - Episcopal Square, "Spring Dinner with Residents at Episcopal Square" organized by Dr. Potoczak, Dept. of Psychology

^Thur. Apr. 9, 3:30-4:30pm - CUB 119, "Disney Internship Workshop" 
organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

*Fri. Apr. 10, 3:00-4:30pm - CUB 226, "Consciousness & Spirituality Series: Neuropsychology of Mindfulness" presentation by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Apr. 16, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "PowerPoint Presentation Tips" presentation by Dr. Steven Haase, Department of Psychology

*Thur. Apr. 23, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 226, "Mindfulness Series: Processing Difficult Emotions" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

Thur. Apr. 23, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Psi Chi Members' Meeting" - new officer elections for 2020-2021 - Dr. Thomas Hatvany will speak about his research interests

^Thur. Apr. 30,
3:30-4:15pm - CUB 108, "Career Quickstop: Linked-in Workshop" organized by the SU Career, Mentoring, and Professional Development Center

Thur. Apr. 30, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 116, "Psi Chi End of Semester Social"

^Thur. Apr. 30, 6:30-8:00pm - FSC 228, "Psychology Book Club discussion of 'Mindhunter: Inside the FBI's Elite Serial Crime Unit' by John Douglas & Mark Olshaker." (you must have read the book to participate) organized through Dr. Amber Norwood, Dept. of Psychology


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.)

Tell Me Your Story - Talk to Toru Sato about your story as he listens mindfully and compassionately - for more info please see http://webspace.ship.edu/tosato/TellMeYourStory.html


Faculty & Focused Events

Tues. Feb. 18, 11:00am-12:15pm, FSC 120A - "Online Graduate Program Best Practices Discussion facilitated by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak

Thur. Mar. 5, 11:00am-12:15pm, FSC 120A - "No More (Survey) Monkeying Around!" presentation by Korey Paul, Institutional Research and Assessment

Thur. Mar. 26, 11:00am-12:15pm, FSC 120A - "Online Teaching" presentation by Scott Gallagher, Instructional Design Specialist

Thur. Apr. 23, 11:00am-12:15pm, FSC 120A - "Online Teaching" presentation by Scott Gallagher, Instructional Design Specialist

 * = 1% extra credit opportunity for Toru Sato's undergraduate courses

^ = 0.25%  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 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 only for NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) at Shippensburg University members unless mentioned otherwise or mixed with  PURPLE.

 

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