Events Archive

Developmental Science Seminar | Maureen Perry-Jenkins PhD

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 1:00pm

Please join us on TUESDAY (10/19) for our next Developmental Science Seminar featuring Dr. Maureen Perry-Jenkins, Professor at UMass Amherst and Director of the Work & Family Transitions Project. All are welcome!

Date: Tuesday, October 19th
Time: 1:00-2:00 pm
Location: Tobin 521b OR via Zoom (Meeting: 916 8523 2011, Email Jen McDermott <> for passcode )

Getting Involved in Research Workshop | Recording

Monday, October 18, 2021 6:00pm

 Interested in getting involved in research in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences?  Looking for ways to connect with faculty mentors and build your resume?  Just curious about what happens in labs behind the scenes of a SONA experiment?  This workshop will guide you through the process of searching for and applying to labs, the benefits of undergraduate research, and specialized programs to support your research involvement at UMass and beyond.  Dr. Astheimer will host an expert panel including current and former undergraduate research assistants, faculty, and graduate students who will share their experiences and advice and answer all of your questions. 

Workshop Recording

Senior Meetings -Recording

Thursday, October 14, 2021 5:00pm

If you are planning to graduate next February or May of 2022, you should attend a Senior Meeting.  Prof. Tammy Rahhal will be providing you with information related to your Psychology graduation requirements and will discuss opportunities for your last semester, career exploration and graduate school.  You will have a chance to review your SPIRE ARR with an advisor individually, after the meeting concludes to make sure you are on track to graduate!

Meeting Recording

Getting into Grad School Workshop | Recording

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 5:00pm

Have questions about graduate programs in psychology? Well we want to answer them! PBS faculty member Erik Cheries will discuss different graduate programs, strategies for applying, and other important details for anyone thinking about pursuing psychology or social work after graduation.  Join the discussion in person or via Zoom.  A recording of the workshop will also be available after the event. 

Workshop recording

Developmental Science Seminar | Sonya Troller-Renfree PhD

Tuesday, October 12, 2021 1:00pm

Please join us for our next Developmental Science Seminar featuring Dr. Sonya Troller-Renfree, Goldberg Postdoctoral Fellow at Columbia University in the Neurocognition, Early Experience & Development (NEED) Lab.

Date: Tuesday October 12th
Time: 1:00-2:00pm
Location: Tobin 521b OR via Zoom (Meeting 916 8523 2011, Email Jen McDermott <> for passcode )