175th Celebration

In 2012 the college celebrated 175 years as an institution of teaching and learning. Visit the 175th website for more information and to view photos of the events.


faculty experts - psychology

Maurissa Abecassis

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences and Education

  • Children's Peer Relationships
  • Children's Social and Emotional Development
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Lying and Deception in Children and Adults
  • Mutual Antipathies and Enemies Among Children
  • Social Policy: Real-world Implications of Psychological Research
  • Sources of Violent and Aggressive Behavior Among Children
R. Todd Coy

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences and Education

  • Psychology
  • Biological Psychology
  • Drugs and Behavior
  • Research Methods and Statistics
Lynn Garrioch

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences and Education

  • Eyewitness Memory
  • Eyewitness Confidence
  • Personality Psychology
  • Psychology and Law
  • Psychology of Women
  • Social Psychology
Russell Medbery

Associate Professor - Exercise and Sport Sciences

  • Mental Skills Training
  • Sport Psychology
Basia Pietlicki

Assistant Professor - Social Science & Education

  • Counseling techniques and careers in counseling
  • The treatment and recovery of sexual abuse survivors
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Parent training for behavioral disorders
Courtney Stein

Assistant Professor - Social Sciences & Education

  • Child Development
  • Psychology
  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Decision Making
  • Development of Abstract Concepts
Jennifer White

Assistant Professor - Environmental Studies

  • Somatic Psychology