Welcome to the Western Region of Psi Chi!
As an excellent student with a busy life, you may find it difficult to keep up with all of the important dates and deadlines related to the western region. I update this section regularly to keep you informed of everything important. Check back often, and stay in the loop.
- Mark April 27–30, 2017, on your calendar to attend the annual WPA convention in Sacramento, CA.
- Apply for Undergraduate Psi Chi Scholarships! Our Professional Organization also offers more than $400,000 in annual awards and grants for undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty such as the Division 52/Psi Chi International Travel Grant worth $1,500.
- Watch a video of the 2016 WPA Psi Chi Distinguished Lecture, "The Science of Inside Out" by Dr. Dacher Keltner (University of California, Berkeley).
- Complete collaborative research to increase your research experiences and potentially get published.
- Start planning your fall membership drives now! Students can become members as early as the second semester of sophomore year. See the requirements HERE. By recruiting early, your chapter can accomplish more activities and have year-to-year continuity among officers and members.
- Plan to submit your research to the Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research.
- Visit our Facebook Page.
Ethan McMahan, PhD
Western Regional VP
Ethan A. McMahan, PhD
Western Oregon University
Alaska, California, Hawaii, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, Canada–British Columbia
"The Science of Inside Out"
by Psi Chi Distinguished Lecturer, Dr. Dacher Keltner, at WPA 2016 in Long Beach, CA.
Learn more about upcoming conventions.