Department News

Here a page listening recent department happenings that might be of interest to our alumni/ae.

  • 2004-2005

  • April

    • Here are the pictures from this years Butler conference.

    • Ellen Altermatt and Elizabeth Broady ('07) presented Capitalizaing on Success and Coping with Failure: Examining Students' Interactions with Family Members and Friends at the annual meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development on Friday April 8th in Atlanta.

  • March

    • Justin Adams has been accepted into Master of Arts program in Experimental/Human Factors Psychology at the University of Dayton.

    • Sirrena Piercy has been accepted to the doctoral program in clinical psychology at the University of Indianapolis.  The program is either a 4 year or a 5 year program.

    • Traveling Students

      Some of our students have been hitting the road this term.  Here are some of the known destinations.

      Tricia Callahan and Chris Dawson went to Jamaica as part of the medical mission trip.


      Sarah Ernst visited New York and saw the Gates in Central Park.


      Matt Moore living the hard life in Australia.

      A couple of pictures from Sydney.

  • January


  • October


    • Abby Ramser, Internship Presentation

      Thursday, October 14, Abby Ramser gave her internship presentation about working with autistic children at the Weisskopf Center for the Evaluation of Children.


    • Zach Walker, Birdman

      Zach Walker gave his internship presentation on his work out at Hardy Lake, Wedensday October 6.  He talked about working in the Raptor Rehabilitation Center and as an interpreter.  More pics are here.

  • September

    • Paul Jeffries and Michelle Mamberg Presentation.  Our new faculty, Paul Jeffries and Michelle Mamberg, present their research and professional experiences to Advanced Research and other interested students, September 10, 11 am in Science Center 147.

    • Welcome to Baby Altermatt.  Owen Altermatt was born on September 8th at about 2:30 pm to Ellen and Bill Altermatt.  Owen was 7lbs 6 oz and 21".  Mother and child are both doing fine.  Owen's webpage is here.

  • August

    • Sarah Blythe '03 has had two honors recently. 

      1) Her senior thesis has be published in an undergraduate journal of neuroscience ImpulseYou can find the article here.

      2) She has also been awarded a National Institutes of Health Pre-Doctoral Fellowship.

    • Welcome to our two 1 year Faculty Members.  We are very pleased to welcome our two newest faculty members Paul Jeffries and Michelle Mamberg. 
      Paul is a cognitive psychologist and will be teaching upper level laboratory courses (learning and cognition) as well as introductory courses.  He has a BA from Columbia University and is a Ph.D. Candidate from SUNY Stonybrook.  He comes to us as a visiting instructor from Kalamazoo College.
      Michelle is a clinical psychologist from Clark university and will be assisting Ellen, teaching intro and developmental.  She has a BA from SUNY Purchase and received her Ph.D. from Clark University.  Last year she taught at John Jay College of Criminal Justice. 
      Pictures will be forth coming.


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