Subscribe with RSS or E-mail /

Posts with keywords: psychology

“Selfless” professors recognized with Graduate Mentorship Awards

“Selfless” professors recognized with Graduate Mentorship Awards

The high point of Robert Dimand’s week is the Wednesday graduate lecture he gives. For Sid Segalowitz, one of the greatest perks of his job is working with graduate students.

Volunteer work leads to master’s thesis for Brock student

Volunteer work leads to master’s thesis for Brock student

After finishing her undergraduate degree in psychology and child and youth studies at Brock University, Ashley Hobden spent a good part of a year volunteering in impoverished communities in Brazil.

Brock, U of T research shows lying in children as young as two

Brock, U of T research shows lying in children as young as two

It’s official: children as young as two years are capable of lying, and they actually do it.

Brock prof’s new book charts key aspect of human personality

Brock prof’s new book charts key aspect of human personality

What is the H factor? And why should you care about it? A Brock personality psychologist and his research colleague have written a new book that explains the significance of the Honesty-Humility spectrum.

Conference issues call for papers

Conference issues call for papers

Organizers of the World Conference on Psychology and Sociology have issued a call for papers from academics interested in attending the conference in Antalya, Turkey from Nov. 28 to Dec. 1.

Prof pens new book about asexuality

Prof pens new book about asexuality

Many of us have had that morning-after revelation that sex can, indeed, occur without candlelight, flowers and moonlit serenades.

Grad student rolls dice on gambling research

Grad student rolls dice on gambling research

It’s Friday night in one of the region’s many casinos. Clutching a tub of tokens in your sweaty palm, you drop them one by one into the machine.

Vanier scholar to study effects of life’s “turning points”

Vanier scholar to study effects of life’s “turning points”

It all started with one question on a survey that Royette Tavernier would later analyze for her master’s thesis: “Have you ever experienced a major turning point in your life that changed how you thought about something or how you behaved?”

We can spot aggression in the faces of other races: study

We can spot aggression in the faces of other races: study

New research shows we can look at other races and read aggression in their facial features.

Psychology and Centre for Lifespan Development Research

Psychology and Centre for Lifespan Development Research

Michelle Jetha and Sid Segalowitz gave a keynote talk to the Ontario Ministry of Children and Youth Services 2011 SPARKS Research Conference entitled “Brain Developmental from Pre-Adolescence to Young Adulthood: Implications for Policy and Service Delivery” on Nov. 23. The conference was webcast to Ministry personnel across the province.

Photo Gallery

Homecoming 2014

Switch to our mobile site

--> Brock University | Niagara Region | 500 Glenridge Ave., St. Catharines, Ont., L2S 3A1 Canada [ VISIT BROCK ] [ CAMPUS MAP ] Telephone: 905-688-5550