Psychology

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    Manhattan College Now Offers Minor in Chinese

    Undergraduate students have the ability to learn the most spoken language in the world.

  2. Seniors volunteering

    Five Graduating Seniors Accepted into Postgraduate Volunteer Programs

    The students will continue the College’s mission of service and social justice.

  3. Manhattan College campus

    College Hosts Discussion on Impact of Trauma on the Bronx Cambodian-American Community

    On Thursday, Feb. 16, Joyce Wong, Khamarin Nhann and Nuwan Jayawickreme will speak on the impact of genocide and migration.

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    Examining the Psychology of Borders

    As part of this year’s Peace Week events, Nuwan Jayawickreme, Ph.D., assistant professor of psychology, discussed the psychology of borders, and suggested that borders can be traced all the way back to our hunter-gatherer ancestors who formed groups and alliances to survive.

  5. Jenifer Martin

    Martin Becomes First Manhattan College Student to Receive Gilman Scholarship

    Jenifer Martin ’17 will study abroad in Madrid after receiving the award.

  6. Ben and Eric

    Young Alumni Promote Healthy Lifestyles With Live-Stream Startup

    Eric Brody ’10 and Ben Hart ’11 founded Qinetic, a website offering free virtual fitness classes.

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    Students Explore Sounds and Behaviors of Dolphins

    Seven Manhattan students embarked on a two-week Study Abroad trip to the Bahamas to discover and research the behaviors of wild dolphins.

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    Theologian and Social Neuroscientist to Speak at Manhattan College’s Aquinas Lecture

    Stephen J. Pope and Michael Spezio to present at lecture on April 20.

  9. Arno Kolz

    Psychology Department’s Arno Kolz Receives Costello Excellence in Teaching Award

    Nominated by his students, the longtime Manhattan College professor was honored at the annual Costello Lecture series.

  10. Manhattan College Sign

    Forensic Psychology Course Couples Psychology with Law

    In PSYC 257, students examine topics from polygraph testing to interrogations to determine how the legal system uses or misuses psychological science.

  11. Manhattan College Arches

    Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education CenterReleases Spring Events Schedule

    Lineup includes four-month art exhibit on the Holocaust.

  12. Jerry D'Aversa

    Psych Student Restores Sight to Blind on Medical Mission Trip

    In hopes of becoming an ophthalmologist like his father, Jerry D'Aversa ’14 traveled to Grenada to assist with sight-restoring surgeries.

  13. Nuwan Jayawickreme

    Manhattan College Professor Offers Perspective on Boston Bombings Recovery

    Don't push witnesses into psychotherapy prematurely, says Nuwan Jayawickreme, an expert on large-scale traumatic events