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Same-sex couples face work stress

Same-sex couples face work stress
Nadine Nakamura, assistant professor of psychology, presents her faculty lecture, “Understanding the Experiences of Same-Sex Binational Couples,” Monday in the President’s Dining Room. The lecture focused on the multiple difficulties same-sex binational couples face, including immigration, prejudice and bureaucracy. / photo by Austen Beck Gabriela Krupa Staff Writer Nadine Nakamura, assistant... 

Research brought internationally

Research brought internationally
Aghop Der-Karabetian, professor of psychology, responds to audience questions during his lecture on “Sustainable Behavior, Perceived Globalization Impact, World-mindedness, Identity and Perceived Risk in USA, China and Taiwan College Students.” Der-Karabetian gathered information on American college students by surveying those from Southern California. / photo by Amanda Nieto Hayley Hulin Staff... 

Peel sheds layers through ‘Catharsis’

Alison Rodriguez Staff Writer Some students spend their free time on the Internet, others spend it out with their friends. But in this case, sophomore psychology major Matthew Peel spends his free time writing and publishing poetry and prose. This past April, Peel had his own book of poetry published by a company called AuthorHouse. It is available online now for purchase. The book, “Catharsis,”... 

Lecture focuses on gay immigrant citizenship

Lecture focuses on gay immigrant citizenship
Assistant Professor of Psychology Nadine Nakamura presented “Examining the Psychological Impact of Immigration on Diverse Immigrant Populations,” for the faculty lecture series Monday. During her talk Nakamura discussed the report “Crossroads: The Psychology of Immigration in the New Century,” which she co-wrote with the other five members of the 2011 American Psychological Association’s... 

Counseling center gets new home

Mariela Patron News Editor Rick Rogers, director of the counseling center, will resign, effective June 30. This brings change to the counseling center, as it will now be reporting to the division of student affairs instead of the psychology department. Rogers has resigned from his position after 14 years and will become a full time professor in the psychology department, starting fall 2013. “The... 

Undocumented face unique stress

Undocumented face unique stress
Leticia Arellano-Morales, associate professor of psychology, presents “Stress and Quality of Life Among Latino Day Laborers” Monday as a part of the faculty lecture series. A primary focus of the lecture was masculinity and its affect on the Latino day laborers’ lives. / photo by Kelley Maggiulli Kristina Bugante Staff Writer Associate professor of psychology Leticia Arellano-Morales presented... 

Jordan presents research on state mental health regulations

Jordan presents research on state mental health regulations
Valerie Jordan presents a lecture explaining how states differ on various mental health issues and state-specific licensing exams for psychologists. Jordan, professor of psychology, titled her lecture “State-by-State Variation in Mental Health Regulations.” It was part of the Faculty Lecture series on Monday in the President’s Dining Room. / photo by Brittney Slater-Shew Karo Chakhlasyan Staff... 

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Women in leadership The faculty lecture series will continue with a lecture by Barbara Poling, Peggy Redman and Mark Goor titled “Women In Leadership in Vietnam” that will take place noon Monday in the President’s Dining Room. SPSS workshop The Learning Enhancement Center will offer a workshop on SPSS facilitated by Michelle Alfaro, doctor of psychology, from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday in Campus... 

PRIDE Conference focuses on LGBT issues

PRIDE Conference focuses on LGBT issues
Arlene Noriega, American Psychological Association Division 44 president elect, delivers the morning keynote address at the Culture and Social Justice Within the Rainbow inaugural conference in the Campus Center Ballroom on Saturday. The event, coordinated by Students of PRIDE, was hosted by the University of La Verne department of psychology. The conference focused on the treatment of clients that... 

Lecture focuses on Latino students

Lecture focuses on Latino students
Rocio Rosales, assistant professor of psychology, describes Latinos as the largest population in Southern California with the lowest frequency of college education. Her research reveals that first generation Spanish-speaking students face a high dropout rate. / photo by Cameron Barr Annunciata Williams Staff Writer Rocio Rosales, assistant professor of psychology, spoke on Monday in the President’s... 
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