2015 Psychology Alumni Survey Results

UWL Psychology Newsletters

Psychology's Alumni Newsletter* - published online annually

Capstone: College of Liberal Studies newsletter  - published online biannually - search for the word "psychology" to quickly view the psychology-related stories.

*We no longer mail the newsletter. When it is published, we send an email to any alumni for whom we have an email address. Feel free to contact the Psychology Department or the Alumni Association to update your email address.

UWL Psychology Alumni in the Media

UWL Psychology in the Media

  • 2/2019 Interview with Dr. Ryan McKelley on Here We Are science podcast with comedian Shane Mauss (Masculinity + Culture)
  • 2/2019 Interview with Dr. Ryan McKelley on Vox Media's show Consider It titled "Traditional expectations of masculinity are damaging men" (Consider It)
  • 1/2019 Interviews with Dr. Ryan McKelley on the American Psychological Association's release of the Guidelines for Psychological Practice with Boys and Men (Central Time on WPR; New York Times column; ABC News)
  • 4/2018 Public-facing summary of Dr. Sugimura's research on what makes youth more likely to be bullied (Public Health Post)
  • 1/2018 Coverage of Dr. Dawn Norris (Sociology), Dr. Eric Hiris (Psychology), and Psychology alumnus William McLoughlin (Fall 2017) on UWL's designation as an Age-Friendly University (WKBT News 8000)
  • 12/2017 Coverage of adjunct instructor Jeff Reiland discussing the future addition of "gaming disorder" as a mental health disorder (La Crosse Tribune)
  • Summer 2017 Several different stories and interviews about Dr. Betty DeBoer's work on a grant funded program in providing trauma-informed care in local schools
  • 5/2016 Dr. Grace Deason's work on sexism in arbitration is featured on an Arbitration Information blog
  • 1/2016 Coverage of Lisa Caya and several CYC minor graduates on their work in helping at-risk youth (UWL in the Spotlight)
  • 10/2015 Coverage of Dr. Grace Deason's research on the impact of motherhood on Hilary Clinton's presidential campaign (Washington Post)
  • 04/2015  Coverage of the CYC Project You (TV)
  • 04/2015 Coverage of developing empathy Dr. Sutha (Trade Journal)
  • 04/2015 Coverage of research on the mental well-being of adjunct instructors 
                       - Dr. Grace Deason (VitaeInside Higher EdAcademe)
  • 03/2015 Coverage of Mary Jo Snow as a lifelong learner (CLS Capstone Profile)
  • 03/2015 Coverage of psychology student research (UWL Profile)
  • 01/2015 TEDx talk on the myth of learning styles - Dr. Tesia Marshik (YouTube)

Archived News Articles and Newsletters

Newsletters - past years

Media coverage

2014 expanding section
  • 10/2014 Coverage of mob mentality - Dr. Grace Deason (TV)
  • 10/2014 Coverage of Wisconsin's drinking culture - Dr. Betsy Morgan  (TV)
  • 5/2014 Coverage of At-Risk Child & Youth Care project "Discovering Compassion" (TV) (YouTube)
  • 5/2014 Coverage of student intern work with Jeff Reiland on parenting resilient kids (Profile)
  • 4/2014 Coverage of Active Minds: A student-run mental health awareness group (Tribune)  
  • 4/2014 Coverage of undergraduate research from UWL psychology majors (UWL Profile)
2013 expanding section
  • 12/2013 TEDx talk on masculinity - Dr. Ryan McKelley (YouTube)
  • 10/2013 Coverage of student involvement creating an anti-bullying website (UWL Profile)
  • 9/2013 Coverage of Dr. Grace Deason's conference on Gender and Political Psychology (Web)
  • 3/2013 Coverage of psychology student Megan Kunstman's work raising money for cancer research with her photography (Tribune)
  • 3/2013 Coverage of the YWCA's program "Bridges" - interview with psychology intern Courtney Retzlaff (TV)
  • 3/2013 Coverage of Dr. Ryan McKelley's 5 myths about men (UWL Profile)
2012 expanding section
  • 12/2012 Coverage of Psychology graduate, Jamie Scholl, regarding success through adversity  (UWL Profile)
  • 11/2012 Coverage of students from Dr. Grace Deason's Group Dynamics anti-bullying chalking event (TV)
  • 7/2012 Coverage of Dr. Betty DeBoer's and Dr. Newton's comments on student mental health indications (Tribune)
  • 5/2012  Coverage of Child Youth Care Autism Mentorship Program or C.A.M.P (Print) (TV)
2011 expanding section
  • 9/2011 Coverage of Dr. Ryan McKelley's radio work on masculinity (UWL Profile)
  • 8/2011 Coverage of Honors project mentioned in Allure magazine
  • 4/2011 Coverage of CYC project (Tribune) and TV CYC student written article on healthy safe relationships - Coulee Parenting Connection (posted 10-2011)
  • 4/2011 Coverage of graduating senior Bill Westerman - TV