Tag: Psychology

Needed: babies, toddlers for research

UWGB Assistant Prof. Sawa Senzaki (Human Development and Psychology) and her research team members are looking for babies from 9 to 18 months and children 3 to 5 years old to participate in their research. This is part of an international research collaboration, and looks at cognitive, social and language development across cultures. Participation will […]

EPIC 2 is this weekend

UW-Green Bay is hosting the 2016 Excellence in Psychology Instruction Conference (EPIC), that will be taking place from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8, in Mary Ann Cofrin Hall. The conference features Scott Lilienfeld, a nationally known speaker, and Dr. Kris Vespia, among others. This year’s EPIC will bring 42 attendees from the […]

UWGB Alumni Johnson and Engstrom complete a 140-mile race for MyTeamTriumph


UW-Green Bay Psychology and Human Development 2005 graduate Chris Engstrom says that she and her racing partner, Eric Johnson, are motivated by five words. ‘Go big or go home.’ Though fatigued, Engstrom and Johnson returned home to northeastern Wisconsin on Monday from an extended weekend in Madison, riding the adrenaline from the big feat they had […]

Faculty notes: Coman, Groessl, Rector and Sherman are teaching scholars

The UW-Green Bay Teaching Scholars Program will kick off again next week with four new scholars: Ioana Coman (Information and Computing Science), Joan Groessl (Social Work), Michael Rector (Music) and Heidi Sherman (Humanistic Studies). The Teaching Scholars Program, which started in 1999, brings together faculty and instructional staff from across campus to talk about teaching challenges, to […]

Prof. Cupit says ‘Our future is in good hands with today’s youth’

Professor Illene Cupit (Human Development/Psychology) says in a piece for the Green Bay Press Gazette that from her point of view we might want to rethink the “tsk-tsk” often directed at the younger generation. Her work with today’s youth as part of Camp Lloyd and her recent trip with 28 students to Slovakia and Poland […]