Psychology Events

Spring 2022 Events for Psychology Students & Faculty

Student Focused Events (including Psi Chi Events)

January-February

*Thur. Feb. 3, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Breath Counting" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Feb. 10, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 030, "What is Mindfulness & Why would I care?" presentation by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Fri, Feb. 11, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Psi Chi Members' meeting"

*Thur. Feb. 17, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Loving Friendliness" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Feb. 17, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Gerontology Minor & Masters in Social Work Informational Meeting" organized by Dr. Dara Bourassa, Gerontology Program Director & Dr. Marita Flagler, Social Work Dept.

*Thur. Feb. 24, 1:00-1:50pm - CUB 121, "Mindfulness Meditation at the Wellness Center"-
guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.


March

*Tues. Mar. 1, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Informational Meeting for Internships in Psychology" presentation by Dr. Kim Weikel, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Mar. 3, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Body Scan" -
guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Mar. 17, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Observing our Thoughts" -
guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

Fri, Mar. 18, 4:00-5:15pm - CUB Orndorff Theater, "Psi Chi Induction Ceremony & Members' meeting"  - reception to follow in FSC Lounge (from about 4:30pm)

*Tues. Mar. 29, 6:30-9:00pm -
CUB Orndorff Theater, "Passing" - film organized by the SU Ethnic Studies program

*Wed. Mar. 30, 5:30-6:30pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Book Club Discussion on Breaking Women: Gender, Race, and the New Politics of Imprisonment by Dr. Jill McCorkel"

*Wed. Mar. 30, 7:00-8:30pm - Old Main Chapel, "Gender and Mass Incarceration" presentation by Dr. Jill McCorkel, Villanova University.

*Thur. Mar. 31, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Awareness of Emotions" - guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

*Thur. Mar. 31, 1:00-5:00pm - CUB MPR,  "Job & Internship Fair" - over 75 employers will be there - to recieve extra credit for Toru's class, speak to at least one of the employers & write about it



April-May

*Sat. Apr. 9, 10:00am-1:00pm - Heiges Field House, "Psychology Department volunteers at the Children's Fair" organized by Dr. Ashley Seibert, Psychology Dept. - sign up on bulletin board next to FSC 114 door.

*Wed. Apr. 13, 5:00-6:30pm - FSC 012, "Psychology Department Easter Basket Stuffing/Pizza Party" organized by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Apr. 14, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Processing Emotions" -
guided mindfulness exercise organized by Toru Sato, Psychology Dept. - more info

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Thur. Apr. 14, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 030, "I am the Evidence: Individuals who have lived experience with mental illness will discuss their struggles and their successes" - featuring the Mental Health Association of Franklin and Fulton Counties - co-sponsored by NAMIonCampus & Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Apr. 21, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 030, "Burlesque Participation and Sexualization" presentation by Dr. Corrine Bertram, Shallyn Fanjoy, & Aunbrielle Green, Psychology Dept.

Fri, Apr. 22, 4:00-5:00pm - FSC 226, "Psi Chi Members' meeting" - voting for new officers

*Mon. Apr. 25, 7:00-8:30pm - CUB MPR, "Your College Wellness Journey"  - presentation by Mariel Hemingway, author, film/television producer, health advocate.

*Wed. Apr. 26, 5:00-6:00pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Book Club Discussion on My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward by Mark Lukach"

*Tues. Apr. 26, 6:30-7:30pm - FSC 030, "My Lovely Wife in the Psych Ward" invited presentation by Mark Lukach, international bestseller author

*Wed. Apr. 27, 1:00-4:00pm - CUB 119, 121, & Amphitheater, "De-Stress before Finals" sponsored by NAMI on campus, Wellness Center, & APB - for extra credit or Psi Chi credit - go to at least one of the tables/booths & participate/interact with the representatives there

Fri, Apr. 29, 3:00-4:00pm - SRC Pavillion, "Celebrating Graduating Seniors in Psychology" 

Fri, Apr. 29, 4:00-5:00pm - SRC Pavillion, "Psi Chi End of Semester Social"  


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. Feb. 17, 11:00am-12:15pm - FSC 120C, "Making the Most of D2L Discussions" brown bag presentation by Dr. Amber Norwood & Dr. Thomas Hatvany, Psychology Dept.

Thur. Apr. 21, 11:00am-12:15pm - FSC 120C, "Psychology Day Event Planning" brown bag discussion facilitated by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Psychology Dept.

 * = 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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