A report on the shift length of police officers, co-authored by Karen Amendola, PhD '96, psychology, has received the 2012 Outstanding Experimental Field Trial Award from the Division of Experimental Criminology at the American Society of Criminology.
Raj Ratwani, MA '04 and PhD '08, psychology, and Nick Vilelle, MA '04, psychology, are in the process of opening the first philanthropub, Cause D.C. Proceeds from purchases at the venue will go to charity.
Department of Psychology alum, Raj Ratwani, in partnership with Nick Vilette, open the first philanthropub. Cause D.C. is the nation's first philanthrobar where every dollar earned after paying operating costs will be donated to charity causes.
Kristen Jones, a graduate student concentrating in industrial/organizational psychology, has been awarded the prestigious Sandra Schwartz Tangri Memorial Award for Graduate Research for her outstanding work.
Wayne Clough, Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, and Douglas Greenberg, Executive Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences at Rutgers University, are the featured speakers of the 2012 College of Humanities and Social Sciences convocations.