Psychology Events

Spring 2015 Events for Psychology Students & Faculty

Student Focused Events (including Psychology Club & Psi Chi Events)

January

*Thur. Jan. 29, 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. 29, 3:30-5:00pm - CUB MPR, "Martin Luther King March for Humanity" sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Affairs (for extra credit - find Toru Sato & sign-in)

February

Tues. Feb. 3, 11:00am-3:00pm - CUB MPR, "Resume Bootcamp" organized by the Career Center.  Drop in with your resume at any time and receive feedback.

*Tues. Feb. 3, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Getting ready for for Graduate School Interviews & Decisions to make afterwards" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology

*Thur. Feb. 12, 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. 12, 3:00-5:00pm - CUB MPR, "Major/Minor Fair" - A great event to explore what to major or minor in. 

*Tues. Feb. 17,
11:00-11:50am - FSC 226, "Undergraduate Portfolio: What is it and Why do I want to make one?" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology

Tues. Feb. 17, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 228, "Psi Chi Members' meeting" - Grad students in SU Psych will discuss their experiences. 

*Thur. Feb. 19, 4:00-4:50pm - FSC 228, "Making a Research Poster with Powerpoint" presentation by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Dept. of Psychology

Tues. Feb. 24, 4:00-5:30pm - 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).

Wed. Feb. 25, 6:30-9:00pm - FSC 030 - "Psychology Club Movie Night: SI"

*Thur. Feb. 26, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Mindful Eating" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.




March

*Thur. Mar. 5, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Self-Compassion" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Thur. Mar. 5, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Psychology Club Members' Meeting"

*Tues. Mar. 17, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 030, Psychology Majors Informational Meeting - Find opportunities for professional experience and learn about course offerings for Winter & Spring terms - Raffle Prizes!

Tues. Mar. 17, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 228, "Psi Chi Members' meeting" - Dr. Griffith will talk about his research.

*Wed. Mar. 18, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 226, "Career Exploration Series: M.S. Psychology program at SU" presentation by Alyssa Gibson, Graduate student in Psychology M.S. Program at SU. 

Thur. Mar. 19, 3:30-5:00pm - CUB 226, "Meet & Greet for Counseling and College Personnel Graduate Program at SU" - meet faculty & graduate students in this program and learn more about it.^

Thur. Mar. 19, 4:30-6:00pm - Episcopal Square - "Psychology Club Episcopal Square Spring Event"

*Tues. Mar. 24, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 030, "Master in Psychological Science program at SU: What is it & Who is it appropriate for?" presentation by Dr. Kathryn Potoczak, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Mar. 26, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Simple Mantras" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

*Thur. Mar. 26, 2:00-3:00pm - FSC 116, "Poetry & Quotes" bring your favorite poems & quotes - read & discuss - hosted by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology.

Sat. Mar. 28, 10:00am-2:00pm - Heiges Field House, "SU Children's Fair" - Psi Chi & Psych Club members interested in volunteering - please contact Jackie Cheesman at jc8656@ship.edu

*Tues. Mar. 31, 11:00-11:25am - FSC 226, "How to Write and Awesome Mission Statement for Graduate School Applications" presentation by Dr. Suzanne Morin, Dept. of Psychology

*Tues. Mar. 31, 11:30am-12:15pm - FSC 226, "Preparing for Graduate School" presentation by Toru Sato, Dept. of Psychology




April

*Thur. Apr. 2, 3:30-4:45pm - FSC 226, "Internship Informational Meeting" presentation by Dr. Kim Weikel, Dept. of Psychology

Thur. Apr. 2, 3:30-4:30pm - TBA, "Psychology Club Members' Meeting"

*Thur. Apr. 9, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Observing our mind" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Fri. Apr. 10, time & location TBA, "Psychology Club Mini Golf"
(rain date Apr. 24)


Tues. Apr. 14, 3:30-4:30pm - FSC 228, "Psi Chi Members' meeting" - 3 Consumer Representatives from New Visions Inc. will speak about their experiences

Tues. Apr. 21, 3:00-9:00pm - CUB, "Minds@Work: Celebration of Student Research"^


*Thur. Apr. 23, 11:00-11:55am - FSC 226, "Mindfulness Series: Affirmations" guided mindfulness exercises organized by Dr. Tomoko Grabosky, Counseling Center & Toru Sato, Psychology Dept.

Tues. Apr. 28, time TBA - FSC 116, "Psychology Club End of Year Social."


Thur. Apr. 30, 3:30-5:30pm - FSC 116, "Psi Chi End of Semester Social"



May

Events coming soon!


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

Thurs. Apr. 2, 11:00pm-12:15pm - FSC 120C, "Silence and space: The gift of nothingness." Brown bag 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 & Psychology Club membership.

- Events in Green can only 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 RED are for Psychology Club members only

 

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