Psi Chi Society


Events

Upcoming

Psi Chi Conference

Some members of the chapter working will be attending the Psi Chi conference on April 18th and will be practicing their poster presentation on April 15 in the Commons Panorama room at 5pm.

Officer elections

Elections for the 2014-2015 school year are approaching -- now is a great time to consider running! Further details about election dates, etc. to be announced.

Orofino Trip

The group will be returning to Orofino this year to tour the State Hospital North facility. The tour is an opportunity to see the efforts of a collaborative team of clinicians working together in a unique mental health setting. Further details to be announced soon.

Past

April 8, 2014

Dr. Rajal Cohen and research assistants gave the group a tour and demonstration of her Mind in Movement lab. Students learned about the uses of motion capture technology and how it figures in Dr. Cohen's research.

March 4, 2014

The group toured the MRI facility at Gritman Medical Center. We were walked through the operations of the machine, shown several sample scans and the conditions they corresponded to, and taught about the research / clinical applications of the technology.

Officer elections

An election to fill vacant officer positions will be held during the Dec. 10 meeting. Send an email to Dr. Barton to run or to Audri to join the nominating committee.

November 12, 2013

University of Utah doctoral student in neuroscience Daniel Ryskamp spoke to the group about neuroscience, research, graduate school preparation, and other topics. Contact an officer for more information about University of Utah's neuroscience program.

October 29, 2013

Dr. Russell Jackson, a new professor in the Psychology Department, was gracious enough to let Psi Chi tour his virtual reality lab. We learned about his research in navigation and visual perception and were even able to experience the virtual environments ourselves.

October 12, 2013

Psi Chi had a successful pancake breakfast fundraiser at Applebee's. We appreciate everyone who came to support the organization!

February 5, 2013

We had a Social Night in which we ate food that all of the members brought and got to know each other better.
Also, congratulations to our new Secretary: Ethan Hansen and Historian: Audriana Sedgwick!

January 22, 2013

First meeting of the Spring 2013 semester!!!
We discussed some of the speakers that we would like to have this semester, brainstormed some fundraising events
and talked about going to State Hospital North in Orofino, Idaho as a day long trip. At the next meeting we will
be having elections so if you are interested in holding a position come to the next meeting.