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UC Arts’ opening week draws crowds to Arts Centre

26 May 2017 The University of Canterbury’s new presence at the Arts Centre in Christchurch’s cultural heart has proven popular with hundreds of visitors in its first week. (read article)

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"Lexical representation and selection in memory: Evidence from short- and long-term positive and negative priming effects within and across langages"

Presented by: Dr Ivy Kesewaa Nkrumah and Kristin Rochford

Chaired by: Dr Ewald Neumann

Wednesday, 31 May 2017
Time: 2.00-3.00pm
Venue: Room 252, Psyc-Soci Building

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Psychology @ UC on YouTube
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‘I now really enjoy hearing what people with differing opinions have to say...’

Robert Petch Studying towards an LLB and a BA in Psychology with a minor in Music
Drum teacher, Marshland and Ilam Schools
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2017 Psychology Photography Competition

Teaching Assistant Positions - Semester 2

Expressions of interest are now open for Teaching Assistant positions in Semester 2. More information is available from our website here. Applications close 5.00pm, 30 June 2017.

Marsden Grant Scholarship Available

Fully Funded 3-year PhD Scholarship for an interdisciplinary project on mathematical cognition/perceptual learning. Details of the scholarship and how to apply are here. Applications close 15 June 2017.

This scholarship is funded by a New Zealand Royal Society Marsden Fund grant working with Professors Randolph Grace and Simon Kemp.

"Food for Thought"

Professor Julia Rucklige's research was highlighted on the Sunday Show (TVNZ) on 12 March. It asked the question "Can ADHD and depression be treated or even cured by eating the right food". Check out the article here.

Harmful Sexual behaviour - working toegether to improve risk assessment

Dr Sarah Christofferson's research in this area was recently highlighted on our UC news. More about this research can be found here.

Starting a Thesis in 2017/2018

Are you thinking about starting a thesis in 2017 or in 2018? Assoc. Prof. Roeline Kuijer, our PG PhD / Thesis Coordinator will be able to help you with advice about how to enrol, find a supervisor and to look at your possible options. 'Getting Started on a Thesis' - ppt pdf / 6 slides per page pdf. You can enrol in a thesis and start anytime during the year.










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