Previous PBS Workshop Recordings

Monday, May 2, 2022 2:15pm to Saturday, December 31, 2022 2:15pm

Previous Workshops:  Internship Overviews, Getting into Graduate School, Getting Involved in Research

Internship Overview
Are you thinking of pursuing an internship during the winter or spring? Watch this session to hear Drs. Erik Cheries & Carolyn Davies (general Internship Coordinators in PBS) describe how to find an internship, complete the necessary paperwork, and receive course credit toward your Psychology major while gaining hands-on experience.

Workshop recording

Getting Into Graduate School
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

Getting Involved in Research
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
Workshop Slides

Making the Most of your Major
Have you wondered about doing a research or teaching assistantship?  Securing an internship?  Joining a psychology club?  Applying for the developmental disabilities program?   During this workshop, Professor Tammy Rahhal will discuss these opportunities in the major and more!  She will also review important degree requirements, and departmental resources that will enhance your major experience.