Psychology Events

Spring 2023 Events for Psychology Students & Faculty

Student Focused Events (including Psi Chi Events)

January-February

*Thur. Jan. 19, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Series: Breath Counting" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Tues. Jan. 24, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 116, "Psychology Welcome Back Party" - celebrate with Psych Students & Faculty with cookies, chips, brownies, & hot chocolate!

Tues. Jan. 24, 6:30-7:30pm - FSC 226, "NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Illness) members' meeting" - new members are welcome!

*Thur. Jan. 26, 3:30-5:30pm - Old Main Chapel, "35th Annual March for Humanity" - pre-march presentation  by Norman Bristol Colón, Chief Diversty Officer & Director of Diversity, equity, and inclusion for the PA dept. of Community and Economic Development

*Thur. Feb. 2, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Series: Loving Friendliness" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Feb. 16, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Series: Body Scan" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Wed. Feb. 22, 3:30-5:00pm - Episcopal Square, "Painting, Cookies, and Cocoa with the residents at Episcopal Square"
- organized by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Psychology Dept.


March

*Thur. Mar. 2, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Series: Space of Awareness" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Mar. 16, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Series: Imagery with Words" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Mar. 16, 6:30-8:30pm - Location TBA, "Tacit Racism" - presentation by Dr. Waverly Duck, Dept. of Sociology, University of California, Santa Barbara

*Mon. Mar. 20, 3:30-4:45pm & 6:30-7:45pm - Orndorff Theatre, "LunaFest: Films by Women about Women" - for more info https://www.lunafest.org/filmmakers
- same films in all sessions on Mar. 20 & 21

*Tues. Mar. 21, 3:30-4:45pm & 6:30-7:45pm - Orndorff Theatre, "LunaFest: Films by Women about Women" - for more info https://www.lunafest.org/filmmakers - same films in all sessions on Mar. 20 & 21

*Thur. Mar. 23, 3:30-4:45pm, 
FSC 228, "Coffee & Career Chat with Pennsylvania Counseling Services" - learn about career possibilities and connect with professionals in Counseling Services

*Thur. Mar. 30, 11:00-11:55am - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Series: Processing Difficult Emotions" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Mar. 30, 5:00-6:30pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Book Club Discussion: Still Alice by Lisa Genova" organized by Dr. Amber Norwood, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Mar. 30, 6:30-8:30pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Movie based on Book Club Discussion (free pizza provided)" 
organized by Dr. Amber Norwood, Psychology Dept.


April-May

*Wed. Apr. 5, 4:30-5:30pm - FSC 012, "Preparation for Episcopal Square Easter Dinner" - organized by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Apr. 6, 3:30-6:00pm - Episcopal Square, "Easter Dinner with residents at Episcopal Square" -
 organized by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Apr. 13, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 030, "Tribute to Thich Nhat Hanh: Stories & Meditations" presentation by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.


Ongoing Events

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 Events

Thur. Jan. 26, 11:00am-12:15pm - FSC 120A, "The Evolution of Technology and its Impact on Education" brown bag discussion facilitated by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology

Tues. Feb. 28, 11:00am-12:15pm - FSC 120A, "Academic Advising for the New Curriculum" brown bag discussion among the faculty in the Dept. of Psychology

 * = 4 points  extra credit opportunity for Toru Sato's PSY 101, 240, 365 courses

- Events in PURPLE  can be used to fulfill requirements for Psi Chi membership. Psi Chi members can also count events at  https://www.ship.edu/events/ as Psi Chi events as long as you send a brief (one-paragraph) summary of the event to shippsichi@gmail.com to receive credit for your attendance.

 

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