In The Spotlight

Joseph Toscano, PhD, Assistant Professor, Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, earned one of six $15,000 2019 Capita Foundation Auditory Research grant awards for his work examining the effects of hearing difficulty on speech perception. read more

Caitlin Cassidy Wins Research Grant

Villanova Psychology master's student Caitlin Cassidy earned a $500 student research grant from the Society of Personality Assessment (SPA) to investigate the role of attachment styles in early sibling relationships and corresponding personality functioning in adulthood. read more

The College’s podcast, “Research that Resonates,” uses audio storytelling to highlight the collaborative research our faculty and students are doing. The second podcast series on “Youth and Identity,” includes an episode with Psychological and Brain Sciences professor John Kurtz and recent alum Dana Palmisano, Episode #4: #Adulting: Understanding the Transition. Visit the podcast page here. The page includes links to Apple Podcasts, Google Play and Spotify.

Stephen Gironda has been recognized as a Fulbright U.S. Student Grant award winner for 2019-20. He will be continuing to Italy for his Study-Research!  Congratulations, Stephen!

Congratulations to Emily Martinez, President; Aidan Flynn, Vice President; Brittany Baugher & Jake Leonard, Secretaries; and Brendan Scull, Treasurer. Click here for more information about Psi Chi!