PSI CHI DIGEST #230 | September 4, 2014
In This Edition of the Digest:
• It's Our 85th Anniversary—Let's Celebrate!
• GEICO® Partnership
• Plan to Attend a Regional Convention Today
• Latest Psi Chi Journal Issue
• Mark Your Calendar
• Transport Your Laundry in Style
• Other Opportunity
It's Our 85th Anniversary—Let's Celebrate!
To share this special day with members all
around the world, several changes and additions are on the way! First, our
brand new "Steps to the Future” program will award four $3,000
scholarships to deserving students in the spring 2015 semester. Second, another
new program includes our Participate
a Study pages to help our members find participants for their online
research surveys. Third, as a small token of our appreciation, all members who
join this academic year will receive free lapel pins with their
membership fees. Be sure to review the rest of this Digest to learn more about
Psi Chi’s latest 85th anniversary endeavors.
It’s time to put your Psi Chi membership to work
for you. GEICO and Psi Chi are now working together to bring you a great
savings opportunity on GEICO auto insurance and fund additional
programs and opportunities for our members. For every auto insurance quote
requested by a Psi Chi member, GEICO will make a contribution to Psi Chi.
Contact GEICO today by visiting geico.com/stu/PsiChi
or calling 1-800-368-2734 for a free quote. Don’t forget to mention your Psi
Chi membership to see how much you could save.
Plan to Attend a Regional Convention Today
Let’s make this year a great one! Our regional
conventions are not until the spring, but the correct time to start planning
for them is now! Compete for Psi Chi’s Regional
Research Awards (78 cash awards of $300 each) or Regional
Travel Grants (over $33,000 awarded). Upcoming regional submission
deadlines are as follows.
Latest Psi Chi Journal Issue
Starting today, the Fall
19.3 Issue of Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research is available
online! Newly expanded to include seven original empirical studies, we are
excited to say that this edition has more innovative psychological discoveries
than ever. Members can now download free educational articles such as
"Examining the Effect of Peppermint on Cognitive Functioning” and "Relations
Among Compensatory Health Beliefs, Impulsivity, Coping Styles, and Health
Mark Your Calendar
NCAVC Internship Grants: October 1, 2014
Research Grants: October 1, 2014
Psychology Research Conference Grants: October 1, 2014
on Psi Chi Chapter Activities: October 15, 2014
Transport Your Laundry in Style
To celebrate our 85th anniversary, you can now
purchase our stylish Psi
Chi Laundry Bag that is sure to show off you Psi Chi pride and help keep
your bedroom neat throughout the upcoming year. Made of a durable 210 denier
nylon mesh material with a strong drawstring, this 36 by 25 inch bag is
currently available for only $7.25!
Strategies for Getting Into Graduate School
Enroll now to maximize your chances of getting
into the graduate program that’s right for you. Dr. Greg Neimeyer will be your
virtual advisor and instructor in this noncredit online course that will take
place from October 1 to 31, 2014. All required course materials are provided
free of charge with optional resources available for purchase. Learn more HERE.