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  • Colloquium - Dr. Nnamdi Pole: (Title Forthcoming) - Location TBD

    Thursday, April 21, 2016 - 03:30

    Dr. Pole is an associate professor in the Department of Psychology at Smith College.  His research interests involve the study of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Psychophysiology, Police Stress, Emotion research, Minority mental health, and Psychotherapy processes.

  • Distinguished Alumni Speaker - Dr. Wendy Ostroff - Title: TBD; Location TBD

    Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 03:30

    Dr. Ostroff received her Ph.D. in Psychological Science from Virginia Tech in 2000 and is currently on the faculty of the Hutchins School of Liberal Studies at Sonoma State University in California.

  • Colloquium - Dr. Jules Harrell: Title Forthcoming Location TBD

    Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 03:30

    Dr. Harrell is a professor in the Department of Psychology at Howard University. 

    A growing body of research explores the impact of encounters with racism or discrimination on physiological activity. Investigators have collected these data in laboratories and in controlled clinical settings. Several but not all of the studies suggest that higher blood pressure levels are associated with the tendency not to recall or report occurrences identified as racist and discriminatory.