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Thursday, April 14, 2016

Dan Willingham was name-checked in a speech delivered by the US Secretary of Education on the importance of a well-rounded education. Check out the article... [...]

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Congrats to Becca Weast, Liz Gilbert, Saida Hussain, Bommae Kim, and Kelly Hoffman for successfully defending their dissertations! If we missed you or if you successfully defend in the future, please let us know... [...]

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Sarah Thomas won the Benjamin D. Wright Innovations in Measurement Award at the 2016 International Objective Measurement Workshop. Congrats, Sarah!

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Congratulations to Andrea Negrete for receiving the Ford Foundation Predoctoral Fellowship, and to Margot Bjoring for receiving an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship!

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Laura Getz has accepted a Mendel Science Experience Post-Doctoral Fellow position in the Department of Psychology at Villanova University. Congrats, Laura!

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Congratulations to Meghan Puglia on winning a 2017 Elizabeth Munsterberg Koppitz Graduate Student Fellowship from the American Psychological Association!

Friday, April 28, 2017

Are you thinking about a doctoral degree in psychology? 

Do you want to learn more?

Diversifying Psychology Visit Day

Department of Psychology, University of Virginia

 

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Charlie Ebersole has been awarded one of eight 2017 Leamer-Rosenthal Prizes in Emerging Researchers category for Open Social Science! He is recognized for his leadership in two Many Labs projects and his development of StudySwap, an online... [...]

Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Angel Lillard's research is on the news:

Hechinger Report

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Lillard, A. S., Heise, M. J. R., Eve M., Tong, X., Hart, A., & Bray, P. M. (2017). Montessori preschool elevates and equalizes child outcomes: A longitudinal study. Frontiers in Psychology, 8. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2017.01783 This article was... [...]

Monday, January 22, 2018

Dan Meliza, Chris Deppmann, and Mark Beenhakker received a Transformative Neuroscience Pilot Grant from the UVA Brain Institute to investigate "A novel model for dyslexia and other language-processing disorders"

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Friday, June 22, 2018

Katie Krol’s application titled Exploring plasticity of the oxytocin receptor in infancy and motherhood has been selected as the awardee for the Hartwell Postdoctoral Fellowship program. This is an exceptionally prestigious national award, which... [...]

Monday, July 2, 2018

It is not every day that one of our colleagues is selected to be the recipient of a NIH-MERIT award! As the award letter indicates, this is a highly prestigious award provided only to the most outstanding scientists supported by the Institute,... [...]

Monday, September 17, 2018

Congrats to Brian, who won the "Golden Goose Award" from AAAS, along with Mahzarin Banaji & Tony Greenwald. This is only the 2nd time psychologists have been selected for this award.

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