News: Department of Psychology

A 3D illustration of the human brain.
Research | May 21, 2019
New research unveils the anterior cingulate cortex’s role in memory retrieval and potential implications for dementia treatment.
A portrait of Noelle Lefforge outside on campus
People | May 1, 2019
Noelle Lefforge helps a UNLV mental health clinic reach into rural Nevada while giving graduate students vital training.
Campus News | May 1, 2019
UNLV faculty and students honored with Service-Learning, Community-Based Research, Faculty/Staff Outreach, and Student Service awards.
woman in commencement gown and cap
People | April 11, 2019
Here's why the one-time temp worker was snatched up full time within a month of stepping on campus.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
People | April 8, 2019
From UNLV Magazine spring 2019 issue.
cartoon of men standing in a circle looking down at camera with concerned facial expressions
Arts and Culture | March 12, 2019
UNLV sports psychologist Brad Donohue on Netflix docuseries "Losers" and a new mental health approach to helping athletes find the silver lining after loss.
Alison Victoria planes a countertop
People | January 15, 2019
2008 Alumna Alison Victoria starts her second show about her first love.
petri dish and beakers containing liquids
Research | December 26, 2018
In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.
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Campus News | November 30, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Research | November 27, 2018
UNLV psychology professor hopes study will influence treatments.
CDs with stickers featuring pirate crossbones symbol
Research | November 7, 2018
Privacy threats are just as effective at scaring off illegal downloaders as big fines, UNLV study finds.
contestants on stage
Campus News | October 18, 2018
The “Most Spirited Rebel” contestants share the reasons they rep for the Rebels wherever they go.