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Highlights: Faculty Invited Presentations

by November 17, 2016
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  November, 2016  Professor Lara Kammrath presents social support research at  Harvard symposium: “Ego Networks in the Era of Network Science”   The purpose of the conference was to bring together researchers who study ego networks, which are the personal social networks of individuals. The speakers Read more »

Edward R. Hirt, Ph.D. presents on Replenishing Depleted Resources

by November 15, 2016
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      Nov 9, 2016.  Professor Edward R. Hirt’s presentation on Counteracting Depletion: Adventures in resource replenishing  was an especially appropriate colloquium topic for the day following a late night of presidential election coverage!  Professor  Hirt, from the  Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences at Indiana University, presented his Read more »

Outstanding Graduate Student Research Awards

by November 8, 2016
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November 4-5. This weekend, two former WFU graduate students – Ashley Hawkins (’12) and Kassidy Velasquez (’16) – received research awards at the 38th annual meeting of the Society of Southeastern Social Psychologists held in Asheville, NC. SSSP conference Ashley is the current research manager for the Beacon Project at Read more »

Maggie Gigler Featured in URECA Research Day Story

by October 16, 2013

When Maggie Gigler began her academic journey at Wake Forest, she knew she wanted to major in psychology and then go on to earn a doctorate in clinical psychology. Click here for full story.

Dr. Waugh Profiled in Old Gold & Black

by September 16, 2013

Christian Waugh, assistant professor of psychology, began working at the university in 2010 after completing his postdoctoral fellowship at Stanford University. Click here for full story.

Join a Personality Study!

by January 30, 2013

Please click on the following links for more information on how you can become part of important studies.    Join a Personality Study Using Your Own Phone (PDF) Join a Personality Study Here at Wake Forest (PDF)