Humboldt State University

Department of Psychology

Aug 16th, 2017

Congratulations to current Counseling MA graduate student Zahra Shine for being selected for the CSU Trustees' Award for Outstanding Achievement for the 2017-2018 academic year. According to the CSU Foundation, she earned this...

Mar 30th, 2017

Graduate student Kendra Hartsuyker received The Patricia O. McConkey Outstanding Graduate Student Award. Congratulations, Kendra!

Recipients are invited to attend the Outstanding Students Award Ceremony and Reception (Recognizing...

Mar 29th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Dr. Amber Gaffney as a recipience of the 2017 McCrone Promising Faculty Scholars Award. 

The McCrone awards recognize HSU’s newer faculty and one outstanding graduate student, acknowledge their...

Mar 29th, 2017

We are pleased to announce Psychology faculty Melinda Myers as recipient of the 2016/17 Excellence in Teaching Award. 

From a letter released from HSU President, Lisa Rossbacher:

Melinda Myers, Department of...

Mar 1st, 2017

Social values and beliefs affect the questions we ask, and the ways in which we seek to answer them.  This effect is readily apparent as it relates to the study of sexuality.  Dr. Myers’ lecture will explore how feminist approaches to...

Dec 2nd, 2016

Bettye Elmore, Professor Emeritus, passed away on December 1st, after a long illness.  She earned her doctorate in Psychology Education from University of California, Berkeley in 1977 and taught in our department from 1977-2007.  Many...

Oct 13th, 2016

Congratulations to Psychology Professor Tasha Howe who recently recieved a certificate of appreciation for exemplary contributions to the field of Children's Mental Health in Humboldt County.  She was honored at the Children's Mental...

Sep 29th, 2016

Interested in one of our three graduate programs? The application window will be from October 1, 2016 to February 1, 2017. See our graduate program pages for additional information on applying. 

Sep 29th, 2016

6:30 - 7:30pm
Art B Rm 102

Psych Club will be meeting on Wednesdays at 6:30pm in ART B Rm. 102.

We hope to see you there!

Sep 22nd, 2016

We are excited to announce that our Psych Talks series will continue this Fall and Spring semester! Check out our page for the full line up!