The Department of Psychological Sciences

The Department of Psychological Sciences at Kent State University, offering Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees and Majors in Psychology, is an innovative center of research, teaching, and community service.

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Posted: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 11:46am

Photo of Recipients of 2015 Outstanding Research and Scholarship Awards

Posted: Friday, December 5, 2014 - 11:27am

While most can agree that STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) experiences outside of school can be exciting and engaging for young people, there is much that isn’t known about its impact on short-term and long-term learning.

Posted: Wednesday, October 1, 2014 - 11:17am

As Hayley Matthews, editor-in-chief of DatingAdvice.com, writes, "Judith Gere, Ph.D., is looking to shake things up with her trail-blazing research about how relationships affect our pursuit of life goals. 

Posted: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 11:28am

Does mindfulness meditation truly help in relieving stress and managing blood pressure? It is a popular technique, but until now no large-scale studies utilizing meditation have been conducted.

Posted: Saturday, August 16, 2014 - 4:33pm

The Department of Psychological Sciences  has once again placed all 13 of its Clinical Psychology graduate students who applied for internships at APA-accredited sites this summer.  According to Psychology Department Chair Maria Zaragoza, Ph.D., nationally, the match rate to all internship sites