News: Department of Psychology

Beth Wi waves to robot Pepper
Campus News | January 30, 2018
Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.
Attendees at UNLV football game
Campus News | January 9, 2018
From tragedy comes strength.
Alyssa Crittenden
Research | December 26, 2017
UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.
Jefferson Kinney working in the lab.
Research | December 12, 2017
Neuroscientist Jefferson Kinney's work with Ruvo Center for Brain Health is improving patient care while expanding opportunities for UNLV student learning.
professor Rachael Robnett
Research | December 8, 2017
UNLV study analyzes power dynamics in marital relationships and reveals perceptions of men whose wives retain their own surname.
Portrait of Miles Boulton
People | October 30, 2017
An advisor with an unexpected career path
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Campus News | October 20, 2017
Study focused on understanding how people are reacting emotionally to the tragedy at the Route 91 country music festival Oct. 1.
James M. Myman posing in hallway.
Campus News | September 25, 2017
New research advances understanding of the function of the brain’s anterior cingulate cortex and its tie to human learning.
A student and faculty member examine an experiment under magnification.
Research | August 11, 2017
McNair/AANAPISI programs for low-income, first-generation students matches undergrads with faculty mentors that share their focus and goals.
Kayla Bland, a participant in UNLV's Journey program examining a microscope slide.
Business and Community | July 31, 2017
UNLV is a host site for the federally-funded Journey program, which puts Native American and other minority high school students interested in health research into college labs.
Xiangning Chen holds a cigarette with smoke resembling a DNA strand
Research | July 20, 2017
Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine gene researchers clear the air on the link between schizophrenia and smoking.
Dustin and Rochelle Hines
Research | June 8, 2017
Husband-and-wife team Dustin and Rochelle Hines research brain cells in their quest for solutions to degenerative diseases and developmental disorders.