News and Events

We proudly present our recent news, events, awards and accomplishments:

31.10.2016

ISU Psychology Department Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient

Dr. Jeffrey Kahn, 1997 graduate of ISU's Psychology Department with a Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, was honored as the department's Distinguished Alumni Award Recipient at a dinner on October 27, 2016.  [more]

Category: Awards

31.10.2016

2016 Lloyd Avant Scholar Award to Lori Sjolund, Ph.D.

It is with great pleasure we congratulate Dr. Lori Sjolund on her selection as the Department of Psychology’s 2016 Lloyd Avant Scholar! The Lloyd Avant Scholar Award was created to recognize a doctoral student in the...[more]

Category: Awards
19.10.2016

Fred Lorenz Retirement Reception

November 8th from 3:00-5:00 p.m. in the Campanile Room of the Memorial Union.[more]

Category: Events

18.10.2016

Psychology Colloquium

Emotions, Statistics, and Research Training: 20 Years of Applying What I Learned[more]

Category: Events
15.07.2016

Dr. Lisa Larson Part of a Team Lending Expertise to NSF Project

Psychology Department Professor Lisa Larson is part of a 15-member team lending her expertise to a $2 million grant from the National Science Foundation.  Read more...[more]

Category: In the News

20.05.2016

NPR Grit media coverage

Marcus Credé's paper, Much Ado about Grit: A Meta-Analytic Synthesis of the Grit Literature is making waves in the media. He was recently interviewed on Iowa NPR River to River about the impact of grit on...[more]

Category: In the News
18.05.2016

Grit meta-analysis

A meta-analysis by Marcus Crede, Michael Tynan, and Peter D. Harms, soon to be published in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, finds that the importance of grit as a predictor of academic success and life success...[more]

Category: In the News


<< Click the sub-categories in the top left menu to see more.