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    PSY Dept Photo - January 2016

    Back Row: Grace Deason, Teresa Znidarsich, Eric Hiris, Ale Quartiroli, Betty DeBoer, Marc Kayson, Suthakaran, Rob Dixon
    Fourth Row: Lisa Caya, Dan Hyson, Bart Van Voorhis, Alex O'Brien, Jon Marin
    Third Row: Casey Tobin, Melanie Cary, Kathy Elgin, Betsy Morgan, Ellen Rozek
    Second Row: Bianca Basten, Erica Srinivasan, Tesia Marshik, Sheri Craig
    Front Row: Jessica Sim, Berna Ger├žek-Swing, Ryan McKelley, Katy Kortenkamp
    Not Pictured:
    Joci Newton, Jeff Reiland, Mary Jo Snow, Niwako Sugimura

    The Psychology Department at UWL reflects a strong commitment to undergraduate research opportunities and to the application of psychological principles via volunteer and internship experiences in the community.  

    Our 26+ instructors span the important subdisciplines of psychology such as clinical/counseling, cognitive, cross-cultural, developmental, educational, experimental, school, and social psychology. Approximately 30%+ of our undergraduates attend graduate school most often to obtain master's degrees in applied fields such as school psychology, social work, guidance counseling, occupational, and physical therapy. Currently, psychology serves 700+ majors, 350+ minors, and many students from other programs.Cool psy sign

    Our School Psychology (EdS) graduate program is accredited and boasts a 100% placement rate.