Psychology Events

Spring 2018 Events for Psychology Students & Faculty

Student Focused Events (including Psi Chi Events)

January-February

^Tues. Jan. 23, 2:00-2:30pm - FSC 116, "Meeting with New Faculty Candidate"

^Tues. Jan. 23, 2:30-3:00pm - FSC 116, "Meeting with New Faculty Candidate"

^Thur. Jan. 25, 2:30-3:00pm - FSC 116, "Meeting with New Faculty Candidate"

^Fri. Jan. 26, 1:00-1:30pm - FSC 116, "Meeting with New Faculty Candidate"

^Tues. Jan. 30, 2:00-2:30pm - FSC 116, "Meeting with New Faculty Candidate"

^Tues. Jan. 30, 2:30-3:00pm - FSC 116, "Meeting with New Faculty Candidate"

Thur. Feb. 1, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI members' meeting" elections for two officer positions will be held.

^Thur. Feb. 1, 3:30-5:00pm - Old Main Chapel, "There is Power in Unity" presentation by the honorable Pamela O'Berry, Chief Judge, Chesterfield General District Court, VA.  MLK March for Humanity to follow.

^Tues. Feb. 6, 11:00am-3:00pm - CUB MPR, "Resume Bootcamp" bring your resume and receive feedback on how to improve it.  Drop in during those times.  
For more information - go to www.ship.edu/career

Tues. Feb. 6, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "New NAMI Members Interest meeting" Questions?  E-mail namioncampusship@gmail.com.

*Thur. Feb. 8, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Breath Counting" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Feb. 8, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 228, "Preparing for Graduate School Interviews" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology.

^Sun. Feb. 11, 5:00-7:00pm - Harley Hall MPR, "Cultural Connections: Asian Culture" event sponsored by Housing and Residence Life.

^Thur. Feb. 15,  3:30-4:30pm, CUB 108, "Financial Literacy Workshop" organized by the Career and Community Engagement Center.

^Thur. Feb. 15, 7:00-9:00pm, CUB Orndorff Theater, "The Biology class you wish you could have taken: Evolution and Creationism on Trial in Dover, PA" presentation by Mr. Eric Rothschild, Senior Litigation Counsel at Americans United for Separation of Church and State.

^Thur.-Sat. Feb. 15, 16, 17, 8:00-10:00pm - Memorial Auditorium, "The Vagina Monologues: Intersectional Feminism" sponsored by the SU Women's Center.  Student tickets: $5 at the door

^Mon. Feb. 19, 7:00-9:00pm - Grove Hall Forum, "How Modern America Shapes - and is Shaped by - the World" American foreign policy - guest panel discussion with Dr. J. Sherwood McGinnis, Dickinson College & U.S. Army War College, Col (ret). Jim Boling, Office of the Secretary of Defense, & Mr. John Aclin, Defense Intelligence Agency.

Tues. Feb. 20, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 226 - "Psi Chi members' meeting" Dr. Weikel will speak about her research.  

^Tues. Feb. 20, 7:00-9:00pm - CUB MPR, "Tunnel of Oppression" interactive program focusing on various types of oppression in society.

*Thur. Feb. 22, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Listening to Sounds" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Thurs. Feb. 22, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI members' meeting"

^Thur. Feb. 22, 8:00-9:30pm - LPAC, "Learning From & Applying the Legacy of Muhammad Ali & Other Civil Rights Activists to Social Issues Today" lecture by Ms. Maryum Ali (SU students free with Student ID).

^Tues. Feb. 27, 7:00-9:00pm - Naugle Hall MPR, "Cultural Connections: Black Culture in the U.S." event sponsored by Housing and Residence Life.


March

^Thur. Mar. 1, 3:30-4:45pm - Old Main Chapel, "Depression in America's Happiness Culture" presentation by Dr. Sharon O'Brien, John Hope Caldwell Professor of American Cultures, Dickinson College.

^Thur. Mar. 1, 7:00-9:00pm - Harley Hall MPR, "Cultural Connections: Amish & Mennonite Communities" event sponsored by Housing and Residence Life.


*Tues. Mar. 6, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Internship Informational Meeting" presentation by Dr. Kim Weikel, Dept. of Psychology - please attend if you are interested in a Psychology Internship in Summer or Fall 2018.

*Thur. Mar. 8, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Body Scan" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Mar. 8, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Open Meeting for all Psychology Majors and Minors" learn about opportunities to get involved as a Psychology student and course offerings for summer and fall - raffled prizes!

^Thur. Mar. 22, 10:30am-2:00pm, CUB MPR, "Spring Job & Internship Fair" learn about job openings and internship opportunitites.  For more information - go to www.ship.edu/career

*Thur. Mar. 22, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Loving Friendliness" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

^Thur. Mar. 22, 3:45-5:00pm - CUB Orndorff Theatre, "Psi Chi Induction ceremony" Join us in honoring, congratulating, and celebrating the new inductees.  Reception will be in FSC lobby immediately after ceremony (from about 4:20pm).  

Tues. Mar. 27, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 226 - "Psi Chi members' meeting"

^Tues. Mar. 27, 6:00-8:00pm - Naugle Hall MPR, "Cultural Connections: Speical Student Populations" event sponsored by Housing and Residence Life.

Thurs. Mar. 29, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI members' meeting"

Sat. Mar, 31, 8:00am-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Mental Health First Aid"  Register at https://orgsync.com/login/shippensburg-university.


April-May

*Thur. Apr. 5, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Mindfulness of Urges & Cravings" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Apr. 5, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 226, "Career Exploration Series" presentation by Mr. Zared Shawver, Graduate student at State University of New York , Stony Brook and SU Psychology alumnus.  

*Fri, Apr. 6, 3:00-4:00pm - FSC 030, "Research Colloquium on Cognitive Psychology" 
presentation by Mr. Zared Shawver, Graduate student at State University of New York , Stony Brook and SU Psychology alumnus.

*Tues. Apr. 10, 11:00-11:25am - FSC 228, "Writing an Awesome Mission Statement for Graduate School Applications" presentation by Dr. Sue Morin, Dept. of Psychology.

*Tues. Apr. 10, 11:30am-12:15pm - FSC 228, "Preparing for Graduate School" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology.

^Wed. Apr. 11, 10:00am-2:00pm - CUB MPR, "Wellness Fair" Nami members will host a table.  Speak with at least one organization representative to count is as an extra credit or Psi Chi event.

^Sun. Apr. 22, 2:00-4:00pm - CUB Amphitheatre, "Mental Health Awareness Walk" (open also to non-NAMI members but will count as an event for NAMI members)

*Thur. Apr. 19, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 228, "Mindfulness Series: Exploring Difficult Emotions" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Thurs. Apr. 19, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI members' meeting"

Thur. Apr. 19, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 226 - "Psi Chi members' meeting"

Thurs. Apr. 26, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "NAMI members' final meeting" eligible members will receive membership certificates.

Tues. May 1, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 116, "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

Events coming soon!

 * = 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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