The University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown is hosting the 12th annual Laurel Highlands Undergraduate Psychology Conference Saturday, April 4 in Pitt-Johnstown Blackington Hall.
The program begins at 9 a.m. with registration and refreshments.
At 9:30 a.m. Dr. Jessica Everly, Pitt-Johnstown 2002 psychology graduate and faculty member in the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg Psychology Department, will speak on “Paradoxical Effects of Shock: The Role of Shock Intensity and Interresponse Times Followed by Shock.”
Conference participants represent colleges and universities from eastern and western Pennsylvania.
The Laurel Highlands Undergraduate Psychology Research Conference was founded in 1998. The conference provides a forum for undergraduate students in psychology programs from across the region to present their research to fellow students and faculty members.
For additional information, contact Steven Stern at 814-269-2954 or John Mullennix at 814-269-7293. Information is also available online at http://www.pitt.edu/~mullenni/Laurel.html.
Founded in 1927, Pitt-Johnstown is the first and largest regional campus of the University of Pittsburgh. A vital knowledge center and a foremost contributor to the area’s educational, social, cultural, and economic environment, Pitt-Johnstown offers a high quality educational experience that is purposefully designed to prepare students for the real world of the 21st century.