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Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Good Housekeeping: Distract Yourself, Zoccola Says

Dr. Peggy Zoccola, Assistant Professor of Psychology, appears in the “Real women, real-world advice” section an article in the October 2013 edition of Good Housekeeping with simple advice from her recent study on how dwelling on stressful events can increase inflammation in the body. “If you only do one thing […]

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September 27, 2013 at 8:35 amFaculty in the News In the News

Psychology Alum Joins OHIO Survivor Advocacy Program

Psychology Alum Joins OHIO Survivor Advocacy Program

From Compass On Aug. 7, Ohio University alumna Kat Wargo ’03 and ’04  took on the newly created position of program outreach coordinator for the Ohio University Survivor Advocacy Program (OUSAP) for Meigs and Perry counties, which is funded by a grant from the Ohio Attorney General’s Office as part […]

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September 19, 2013 at 3:35 pmAlumni Alumni in the News

Needed: Children for Language Listening Study

Needed: Children 7 through 11 years old—with and without language and/or academic difficulties—for language listening study at Ohio University. The focus of the study is on “Language, Attention, Memory & Academics: How Things Work Together.” Children are needed with language and/or academic difficulties, but no other problems such as deafness, […]

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September 13, 2013 at 8:31 amAnnouncements

Psychology Colloquium: Prefrontal Regulation of Stress Response, Sept. 13

The Psychology Department welcomes Dr. Julian Thayer of Ohio State University to present a colloquium on Friday, Sept. 13, at 11:50 in Porter Hall 102.  Thayer’s talk is on “Prefrontal regulation of the stress response: Implications from a Neurovisceral Integration perspective.”  All are welcome and invited to attend. For more […]

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September 11, 2013 at 9:36 amEvents

Class of 2017: Circleville High Grad Plans Psychology Career

The Circleville Herald reported “Stanley earns Gerhardt family scholarship” on July 11. Kathryn Elizabeth Stanley, a 2013 graduate of Circleville High School, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship by the Gerhardt Family Scholarship Fund. Stanley plans to attend Ohio University this fall to pursue a career in Psychology. She played varsity […]

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July 22, 2013 at 3:44 pmIn the News Students in the News

Daily Press: Psychology Alum Helps Case Western Swimming and Diving Programs

The Daily Press featured Ohio University alum Emily Wylam ’08, who majored in Psychology in the College of Arts & Sciences, in its Star Track series on July 5: Emily Wylam, a Grafton High graduate, has spent three seasons as an assistant coach for the swimming and diving program at […]

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July 9, 2013 at 2:30 pmAlumni Alumni in the News In the News

AccessAble Travel: Keeping the Fun in Travel

AccessAble Travel: Keeping the Fun in Travel

  “We just got back from Chicago and had a really smooth journey.  The Pier was fun and didn’t have many stairs to get into the shops and restaurants,” says the AccessAble website, whose founders want to make travel easier for people with physical disabilities. AccessAble, LLC is a travel […]

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June 25, 2013 at 5:23 pmAlumni News