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SPSP Diversity Travel Award: Congratulations to Prsni Patel and Keturah Ragland, who were named recipients of 2023 Diversity Graduate Travel Awards from the Society for Personality and Social Psychology.

Society for Neuroscience Training Award: Congratulations to David Distefano, who has been awarded the Trainee Professional Development Award from SFN in recognition of students who demonstrate scientific merit and excellence in research.

New Faculty Hire: The Psychology Department is pleased to announce that Dr. Aerielle Allen will be joining the faculty as an assistant professor in September 2023.

Paid Research Participation System: Interested in participating in an experiment? The department now has opportunities for pay that are open to the public. Both online and in-person studies are available. Sign up if you are interested in participating in an experiment. Please review guidelines if you are a Psy 1 or Psy 31 student.

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