Psychologist

Are we effectively integrating racial and ethnic diversity into our field?

Psychology of religion and spirituality research is lacking an important aspect of today’s society — racial and ethnic (RE) diversity. Ingrid Morales-Ramirez conducted a literature review for one of her recent projects on frequency of prayer, self-disclosure to God and religious service attendance and found literature on only three RE…

What Do Musical Experiences Have in Common Across Cultures?

Music is a vital part of cultures around the world, and the idea that it has some universal features is not new. But a paper recently published in the journal Science analyzes these characteristics systematically—finding evidence of both variation and common threads running through the world’s songs and song-related behaviors. “Music perception and music production…

One Course, Two Courses, Three Courses, More? Providing Career Support Throughout The Undergraduate Curriculum

Scenario One When Shannon asked for a letter of recommendation from the department chair to support her applications for graduate school, the chair asked why she was applying to clinical programs. Shannon said she did not know what else she could do with her bachelor’s degree. Scenario Two Rafael took…