Call for Nominations Deadline Approaches Get your students excited about the voting process by guiding them through the 2016–17 Board of Directors election. Current offices up for nomination are President-Elect and Vice-Presidents of the Midwestern, Southeastern, and Southwestern Regions. A Faculty Advisor Admin username and password is required to place all nominations. Visit HERE to learn more. Nominations will be accepted until December 15, 2015, at midnight EST.
Receive Up to $500 for Regional Convention Travel All advisors and coadvisors are invited to apply for Psi Chi’s brand-new Faculty Advisor Regional Travel Grants. This program provides a total of 20 grants divided among Psi Chi’s six regions annually to encourage you to travel to regional conventions so that you can support your students. Applications are due February 5, 2016.
Advice From a Seasoned Skipper Learn about six effective practices for your chapter in “Sailing the Sometimes Tumultuous Seas of the Psi Chi Chapter” by Kevin M. P. Woller, PhD (Rogers State University, OK). The new Fall 2015 issue of Eye on Psi Chi also includes articles about career advice for psychology students, Cognitive Behavior Therapy, four columns, a Distinguished Lecturer interview, and a message from our President.
Encourage Your Students to Publish Research As the semester begins to wind down, be sure to encourage your Psi Chi students to submit their recent empirical studies to Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research. Here’s an e-mail template with relevant links for your convenience. Feel free to share it with other faculty in your department.