Category: Department News

Psychology Alumnus, Peter Prunkl, returns for Alumni Association Gold Medal Ceremony

Peter Prunkl, who received an MS in Industrial/Organizational Psychology in 1968, returned to campus for his 50th reunion. He is shown receiving the 50 year medallion with the president of the Alumni Association, Jeff Johnson, and his wife, Peggy Johnson. Pete currently lives in Salisbury, NC, and is a free-lance writer. Thanks for your continued … Continue reading Psychology Alumnus, Peter Prunkl, returns for Alumni Association Gold Medal Ceremony

CATEGORIES: Awards, Department News

Dr. Anderson named 100 Very Eminent Psychologists

  An Incomplete List of Eminent Psychologists of the Modern Era identified 200 eminent psychologists of the modern era. Researchers analyzed the psychologists’ citation impact, textbook citations and major scientific awards. Craig Anderson is listed in Table 3 among this elite list of Psychology researchers. As part of the new “eminent” status, Anderson was asked to write brief accounts … Continue reading Dr. Anderson named 100 Very Eminent Psychologists

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Gary Wells Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award

The APS James McKeen Cattell Fellow Award recognizes APS Members for a lifetime of outstanding contributions to the area of applied psychological research. Recipients research addresses a critical problem in society at large. Honorees are recognized annually at the APS Convention. Cattell, an experimental psychologist, developed research techniques that allow for the study of groups of people … Continue reading Gary Wells Recipient of Lifetime Achievement Award

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Recent Psychology Graduate Honored with Award

Lindsey Hildebrand, recently graduated with Magna Cum Laude honors in Psychology, and was also commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army.  In recognition of her excellence, she was awarded one of only two Pallas Athene awards in the U.S. by the Women’s Army Corps Veterans Association.  This award recognizes the top two outstanding military science female … Continue reading Recent Psychology Graduate Honored with Award