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Is Inside Out 2’s Envy Such a Bad Emotion to Feel? – Ask a Professor

June 24, 2024 — While negative emotions like envy can get a bad reputation, they may not be as bad as some people think. Professor W. Gerrod Parrott explains why humans…

June 24, 2024

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Dr. Abigail Marsh’s work on altruism featured in Georgetown Magazine

June 7, 2024 — Did you know men are more likely to undertake heroic acts, but women are more likely to donate a kidney to a stranger? Dr. Abigail Marsh’s fascinating…

June 7, 2024

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Drs. Abigail Marsh and Janet Mann publish article on empathy for wildlife

May 29, 2024 — Drs. Abigail Marsh and Janet Mann have published a research article in Ambio relating to empathy, wildlife, and conservation efforts. To read more, click.…

May 29, 2024

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Hoyas Connected celebrates a successful first year

May 29, 2024 — The psychology department is celebrating the very successful completion of the first year of Hoyas Connected! Originally begun at the University of Virginia…

May 29, 2024

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Seniors Heather Doherty and Dexter King win awards

May 17, 2024 — Congratulations to seniors Dexter King, recipient of the Sebastian Brenninkmeyer Medal in Psychology, and Heather Doherty, recipient of the Excellence in…

May 17, 2024

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Graduating seniors celebrated during afternoon tea

May 17, 2024 — Our graduating psychology majors and minors were celebrated for their accomplishments during our afternoon tea with family and faculty outside White-Gravenor…

May 17, 2024

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Dr. Shawn Rhoads awarded the 2024 Harold N. Glassman Dissertation Award

May 17, 2024 — Dr. Shawn Rhoads has been awarded the 2024 Harold N. Glassman Dissertation Award in the Sciences for his dissertation: Understanding others and valuing their…

May 17, 2024

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Dr. Rachel Barr publishes new book

May 1, 2024 — Dr. Rachel Barr has published a book titled Early Childhood and Digital Media. In collaboration with colleagues, she writes on her research on the DREAMER…

May 1, 2024

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Paige Amormino receives Graduate Student Teaching Award

April 30, 2024 — Paige Amormino has won the Georgetown Graduate Student Teaching Award yesterday in recognition of her accomplishments teaching her undergraduate seminar.…

May 1, 2024

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Matthew Kiely receives Honorable Mention in NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Competition

April 4, 2024 — Matthew Kiely received an Honorable Mention in the 2024 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).…

April 4, 2024