Weekly Opportunities - September 4, 2017

Psi Chi Information Session
Tuesday, September 19; 6pm
(Tolman 2305)

Come learn about Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, at our information session on Tuesday, September 19 in Tolman Hall Room 2305! This info session will give you insight into the application process and the benefits of membership. This is a great opportunity to grab an application form, meet some officers in Psi Chi, eat free snacks, and enjoy the fantastic Psych community we have here at Berkeley.

The deadline to apply for membership in Psi Chi is Friday, September 22nd.


Stress and Time Management Workshop
September 21, 5-6:30pm
; Warner Brown Room (3201 Tolman Hall)
Do upcoming midterms have you stressed out? Are you not sure how to manage your time so that you can study for all your classes? Have no fear! Come to our stress and time management workshop on (time and location to be announced). You will learn about how to best manage your stress and time in this upcoming busy midterm season. What’s more? There will be snacks! It will be a good time.


Research Assistant Positions

Final Deadline: September 20
Students can earn 1 unit of credit for every 3 hours per week that they work as a research assistant in a lab. If you are interested in getting involved in research and earning credit, click here to view and download an updated document with opportunities in the Department of Psychology for the Fall. Once you’ve been accepted as a research assistant with a lab, be sure to complete and submit the Psych 199 application deadline to enroll in units. All applications must be received by September 20 in order to be reviewed by the final Add deadline.


Honors Thesis
Application due September 8
Final Deadline: September 20

Students who are interested in pursuing an Honors thesis have until the third week of classes to submit the application and be able to add the class for free.  If you miss this deadline, you must submit the signed application by September 22 and will be charged an additional fee in order to add into the proper classes. 
Whether or not you have submitted the application and officially enrolled in the Psych H194A Honors Seminar, you should attend the first day of the Seminar lecture. 
Visit our Honors webpage for more information about completing an Honors thesis in Psychology.


DeCal Facilitation for Spring
Deadline to meet with the Psychology DeCal advisor - Friday September 30
Deadline to submit DeCal proposal - Friday October 13

Have you ever taken a DeCal class you loved?  Ever wondered how you could design your own course and become a facilitator? Now is your chance!  Meet with an advisor to talk through your idea and to learn about the process.  For more information about deadlines, changes and the proposal process for DeCal classes in Psychology, visit our website here: