Tag: Psychology

Psychology students and faculty impress at MPA conference

Last week (April 20-22) about 35 UW-Green Bay Psychology students and five faculty members attended the Midwest Psychological Association (MPA) Conference in Chicago, lll. The students presented more than 35 research projects on topics related to attitudes toward online classes, to culture and language development, to mental health stigma.

Camp Lloyd needs your votes for possible grants

UW-Green Bay’s Camp Lloyd is participating in USA TODAY NETWORK’s “A Community Thrives” voting competition. Site visitors may vote for their favorite community improvement idea. The videos receiving the highest votes per category will receive grants from the Gannett Foundation. Camp Lloyd is a summer day camp for students who have lost loved ones. It […]

Prof. Martin posts about masculinity, anger and aggression

“The relationship between gender, anger, and violence is more complex than people realize, and common beliefs (e.g., men are angrier than women) often end up being untrue when we look closely at the research. What’s not nearly as complicated, though, is the relationship between masculinity and anger and aggression,” says UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology, […]

International anger expert, Prof. Ryan Martin, speaks on BBC

On Monday (April 10) afternoon at 4:30 p.m. (Monday morning for those of us on this side of the “pond”), international anger expert, UW-Green Bay Prof. Ryan Martin (Psychology) was featured on the series The Digital Human. Martin shared about the nature of anger, how it flourishes online and what particular situations are most likely to […]

‘Diversity, Learning and Student Success’ presentation and discussion

Join faculty members Caroline Boswell (Humanities), Kate Burns (Human Development, Psychology), Dana Johnson (Social Work) and Courtney Sherman (Music) for a presentation and discussion from 9 to 10 a.m. Monday, April 17 in the Christie Theatre as they share highlights of their experience attending the Association of American Colleges and Universities conference on Diversity, Learning […]

Video: ‘Life-changing’ teacher, UW-Green Bay Prof. Regan Gurung receives top national teaching honor

Honor ‘humbling and an exhilarating surprise’ for the UW-Green Bay professor The American Psychological Foundation (APF) awarded University of Wisconsin-Green Bay Prof. Regan A. R. Gurung (Psychology, Human Development) the 2017 Charles L. Brewer Distinguished Teaching of Psychology Award, recognizing a career of significant contributions to teaching psychology. Gurung will be honored for his dedication […]

Four will square-off for WiSys Quick Pitch, Thursday, April 6

Four UW-Green Bay students will compete for the first-ever WiSys Quick Pitch competition, beginning at 9:45 a.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017 in the 1965 Room, University Union. The competitors: -Marla Cherney, Public and Environmental Affairs, “A Policy Analysis of the Gray Wolf Species in Wisconsin” -Maria Otto, Biology, “Anuran habitat use in the Lower Green […]

Prof. Gurung gets front page link on APA site

Prof. Regan Gurung has another publication getting prime position. His post, Just Say No (To Providing Class Slides)? is the top story on the American Psychology Association’s Psych Learning Curve web page. “In short, no classroom test of giving students slides showed significant increases in learning,” Gurung says. Read more of this insightful post.