graduate colloquium

Graduate Colloquium

The Graduate Colloquium was established in Spring 2019 as a monthly departmental event. The event gives Master and PhD students the opportunity to present a research project at any stage of development, be it the first ideas and plans, a full-fledged proposal, a conference presentation (planned or already held), or a final paper from a graduate class formulating original ideas.

Upcoming Sessions 
March 25, 2020
April 8, 2020
April 22, 2020

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Bill Roll Lecture

The UWG Psychology Department annually hosts the Bill Roll Lecture, which is presented by a current researcher in the field of parapsychology. 

Bill Roll Lecture 2020: TBA

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Jim Klee Forum Lecture

Due to his contributions, the UWG Psychology Department annually hosts the Jim Klee Forum Lecture, which is presented by a current researcher in the field of psychology doing cutting-edge work.

Jim Klee Forum Lecture 2020 
April 2, 2020
Reception at 6:30 pm, Lecture at 7:00 pm
Nursing Room 106

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SPARC is a research conference and community event designed to facilitate personal and professional enrichment as both undergraduate and graduate students share their reflections and research ideas in 10-minute presentations.

SPARC 2020
April 16, 2020
9:30 am - 6 pm
Melson Hall

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Psych In/ Psych Out

Psych In/Psych Out is an annual day devoted to community in a kind of double movement; “out” to others and our surrounding communities and “in” towards ourselves as a community of teachers and students. Faculty and students spend a day together and go “out” to a community and work there; around noon, we come back to Melson and share a community pot luck. The last two years, faculty and students have worked to nurture and plant UWG’s community garden, which raises vegetables as donation for the Carrollton community.

Psych In/Psych Out 2020
April 17, 2020
8:30 am - 1:30 pm

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I am Psyched!

I am Psyched! is a multimedia initiative that explores the history and contemporary contributions of women of color in psychology as they engage in psychological science, practice and social justice. For more information please visit the official I am Psyched! National Tour on APA.

I am Psyched! will be hosted at the Ingram Library from February 24 to 29, 2020.

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Psych Social

Join us for the Psychology Fall Social as we enjoy some delicious refreshments before heading over to the Bill Roll Lecture!

Psych Social 2020: TBA