Category: Events


Spirits in the Gardens

This is a Halloween trick or treat event at Reiman Gardens. Alexander Toftness, a graduate assistant in the psychology department, will be presenting at this “Meet A Scientist” event.  He will present on human perception, particularly optical illusions and brain damage differences. Costs are $3 for ISU students and Reiman Gardens members and $5 for … Continue reading Spirits in the Gardens

October 19, 2019, 4:00-7:00pm | Reiman Gardens

Causal Reasoning in Psychological Research

This workshop will  focus on causal inferences based on observational data, use of Directed Acyclic Graphs (DAGs, more casually known as Graphical Causal Models) to represent assumptions and hypotheses, and how to make decisions about statistical controls in research. It will be very applied and minimally philosophical. Dr. Zlatan Krizan present this workshop.

October 14, 2019, 3:10-5:00pm | Science Hall 277

GSSP Hosts Dr. Helen Harton

Title: Academic Misconduct: Prevalence and Predictors of Plagiarism, Cheating, and Questionable Research Practices among Students and Faculty The Graduate Students in Social Psychology (GSSP) are pleased to host Dr. Helen C. Harton. Dr. Harton is a professor of psychology at the University of Northern Iowa where she also serves as the coordinator of graduate studies. … Continue reading GSSP Hosts Dr. Helen Harton

November 1, 2019, 12:10-1:30pm | E164 Lagomarcino Hall