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An Ohio University Sleep and Cognition Study is seeking participants who are 50 years of age or older and who are concerned about their sleep or cognitive abilities. “You may be interested in participating in a study that will examine how sleep affects cognitive abilities in older adults,” says Dr. […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 23

Dr. Brett Peters, Assistant Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, authored an article on “Making the good even better: A review and theoretical model of interpersonal capitalization” in the journal Social and Personality Psychology Compass. Abstract: When good things happen, individuals will often retell this good news to others, a […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 23

New research by Dr. Kimberly Rios, Associate Professor of Psychology at Ohio University, shows that sexual harassment is related to feeling threatened and wanting to maintain ones social status. The numerous high-profile men who have recently been accused of sexual harassment may not have been simply exercising their power. Instead […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jul 11

The Ohio University College of Arts & Sciences launches its first degree completion programan online B.A. in Psychology designed to help more Ohioans in a competitive job market where a bachelor’s degree can be the key to getting a job or getting a promotion. I am a firm believer in […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Jun 12

Dr. Christopher France, Distinguished Professor of Psychology, was invited to present at the Institute of Blood Transfusion at the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences in Chengdu, China. His April 18 lecture was titled Enhancing blood donor recruitment and retention. Abstract: The presentation focused on more than 20 years of research […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 26

Three Ohio University students pursuing the Law, Justice & Culture certificate have been selected as fellows at the Ohio Innocence Project at the University of Cincinnati College of Law. Nick Eaton, Alexa Jesser, and Katie Basalla are all graduating seniors who will serve as fellows at OIP during their time […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 16

Ohio University once again hosted the Southeastern Ohio District 12 Science Fair on March 24 at Clippinger Laboratories. Students in grades 5 to 12 from Athens, Hocking, Jackson, Meigs, Morgan, Ross and Vinton counties who received a superior rating at their local science fair participated in the event. Dr. Natalie […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 11

By Grace Mullen ’18 I am a senior at Ohio University double-majoring in Psychology and Sociology-Criminology. I arranged for a spring internship through Roberta Roberson, coordinator for the Sociology and Sociology-Criminology Internship Program. I am currently interning for the Athens County Sheriffs Department. Throughout my internship I ride around with […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Apr 09

From Office of Research News Eight graduate Psychology students received Ohio University Student Enhancement Awards for their original research, scholarship and creative work this spring. A total of 27 students received $131,187 in funding. The Student Enhancement Awards are funded by the Office of the Vice President for Research and […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 29

Allison Sharrock is spending her final semester at Ohio University interning with the Adult Parole Authority, a branch of the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction. As an intern Sharrock assists with paperwork, observes supervision meetings between offenders and parole officers, helps offenders complete different supervision requirements, and takes advantage […]

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psychology news – Ohio University | College of Arts & Sciences Mar 26

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