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PHOTO: Katy OwensDavid Daniel invited to serve on EdTech Efficacy Research Academic Symposium

October 26, 2016

Daniel will be the working group leader for Evidence and Quality of Efficacy in Research Approaches. Yearlong initiative will culminate with two-day event designed to bring efficacy research to the center of national edtech debate.

PHOTO: Bill Evana and students

Service as a pathway to meaning in life

October 25, 2016

Dr. Bill Evans gathered a team of graduate and undergraduate students for a three-year project questioning what kind of service contributes to a personís sense of purpose.

http://www.jmu.edu/news/chbs/101216daywithdukes.shtmlLeaving a legacy

October 12, 2016

As a student athlete and Psychology major, Jesse Tarr ('08) saw an opportunity to combine his love of sports with his passion for service learning.

PHOTO: Miller HallDepartment of Psychology faculty win several university-wide awards

October 5, 2016

Since last Spring, the following Psychology faculty have won College and University-Wide Awards for exceptional teaching, advising, and scholarship.

PHOTO: NancyMack in labMack succeeds at Georgetown University conference

October 4, 2016

Last spring, Nancy Mack '17 was granted the "Excellence in Poster Presentation" award at the Georgetown University Undergraduate Research Conference in Washington, D.C. for her project that studied a connection between alcohol consumption and sleep deprivation.

PHOTO: Katy OwensResearcher Katy Owens ('16)

October 3, 2016

Psychology major Katy Owens '16 reflects on her research experiences at JMU.

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Welcome to the James Madison University Department of Psychology. The mission of our department is to educate students in, and contribute to, the science of psychology. More >

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