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  • Feature Story: Teaching Awards in Psychology 2020

    Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Teaching in Psychology award recipients! Dr. Valerie Kuhlmeier received the Graduate Teaching Award in Psychology, Dr. David Hauser received the Undergraduate Teaching Award in Psychology, and PhD student Simone Cunningham was awarded the Teaching Assistant Prize in Psychology.

    Read the full Teaching Awards story here

  • Feature Story: Congratulations Class of 2020

    Dear Students: Wednesday June 10, 2020 would have been your convocation ceremony here in Kingston.  Your professors and I would have joined you, along with your family and friends, at the ARC. We would all be wearing uncomfortably warm academic robes … and big smiles.

    Read the full message and watch the video

  • Feature Story: Deanna Choi June 2020

    Congratulations to former Psychology undergraduate Deanna Choi (Queen’sB.Sc, Hons, 2015; Psychology, Drama) on receiving the prestigious 2020 Pauline McGibbon Award for sound design. Within the Psyc. Department Deanna was associated with the labs of Lola Cuddy, Niko Troje, and Hans Dringenberg.

    Read Deanna's full story here

  • Feature Story: Kate Harkness June 2020

    Chronic stress during pandemic can cause strange physical symptoms. Dr. Kate Harkness explains in The Conversation: If you've been experiencing unusual physical symptoms recently, the stress of the COVID-19 pandemic may be the reason.

    Read Kate's full story here

  • Feature Story: QBAS June 2020

    We at the Department of Psychology at Queen's University wish to convey our strong support to the Queen's Black Academic Society and all Black and minoritized students, staff, and faculty at Queen's in the wake of ongoing and longstanding anti-black racism and police brutality.

    Read the full letter to the QBAS

  • Feature Story: Meredith Chivers June 2020

    In May 2019, Dr. Meredith Chivers was awarded the Undergraduate Teaching Award for the 2018/19 academic year. Since receiving a Canadian Institutes for Health Research New Investigator Award in 2014, Dr. Chivers’ classroom undergraduate teaching has focused on her 4th year undergraduate seminar, Sexuality and Gender.

    Read Meredith's full story

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  • Feature Story: Tom Hollenstein May 2020

    Congratulations to Tom Hollenstein on receiving one of 13 COVID-19 Rapid Response funding awards! Tom will be examining the use of digital technology to inform universities, clinicians, and policymakers as they make recommendations for coping with the emotional fall-out of social distancing.

    Read the full story on Tom here