Department of Psychology

  • Diversity Statement

    We strive to cultivate an inclusive and diverse community because we understand that diverse groups bring diverse perspectives; this diversity produces better outcomes in a variety of contexts, including learning and decision making, and our ability to work with one another.

    Blog: The Story of Claire

    This blog tells the story of Claire and her son. It will give you a window into her thoughts, feelings, and behavior. Share your thoughts about Claire’s story.

    Winter Break Office Hours

    December 14–January 8
    8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    • Brenda Rising: In the office (Rm 102) on Thursdays.
      For all undergraduate needs, email

    • Sheila Gardner: In the office (Rm 201) on Wednesdays.
      For all graduate needs, email

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