News: Department of Psychology

John Nguyen deals Show Pai
Business and Community | January 5, 2016
Media coverage from 2015 highlighting research partnerships between UNLV and industry that support regional economic development.
Aeriel Halstead speaks at a podium
Campus News | December 21, 2015
Standout student Aeriel Halstead's message to her fellow new graduates is simple: Take a minute to appreciate all that you've accomplished.
Xiangning “Sam” Chen
People | November 30, 2015
A professor in the Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine and in the psychology department, Chen enjoys both research and travel — and says the two have a lot in common.
Six portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what they learned when facing a roomful of corporate lawyers, during a big interview, and amidst the chaos of stock traders.
Thompson family
People | November 3, 2015
Despite the untimely death of one of its members, the Thompson family perseveres. For their hard work and dedication to UNLV, they have been selected as the 2015 Honorary Rebel Family.
Jefferson Kinney
Research | October 13, 2015
Researcher knew there was a connection between diabetes and Alzheimer’s disease. Now they’ve discovered that introducing a brief sickness may help.
Stephen Lazarus
People | October 9, 2015
On a whim, Stephen Lazarus signed up for a class while dealing cards. It was a decision that saved the ER-doc’s life.
Cleveland Clinic building
Campus News | September 4, 2015
Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health and UNLV earn $11 million grant from National Institutes of Health to tackle Alzheimer's and Parkinson's diseases.
Research | October 29, 2014
Psychology professor Brad Donohue strips away the stigma among athletes associated with "mental health."
People | September 29, 2014
When James Hyman decided to go into psychology, he more or less was joining the family business.
Research | June 13, 2014
Various studies at UNLV explore how female veterans respond to stress, how faculty view student veterans, and what challenges lesbian soldiers face.
Cortney Warren
People | May 30, 2014
UNLV professor Cortney Warren on the psychology of self deception.