News & Events News & Events Catch up with our latest news, upcoming events, and faculty and student accomplishments. On This Page: Recent News Alumni Spotlight: Rucha Markale Read about how Rucha's experience with research during her undergrad career has translated into her job as a Clinical Research Coordinator. Alum Receives Association of Psychology Science Award Congrats to social psych alum Joseph Vitriol for receiving a 2023 APS Rising Star Award! Syed on the acronym W.E.I.R.D. Cautions of the overuse of the W.E.I.R.D. acronym. Psych Scoop, 1/31/23 Do you like eating pizza and supporting student groups? Learn more about how you can support Psychology Club and Psi Chi by ordering pizza in this issue of Psych Scoop! Paul Sackett The career of Paul Sackett, PhD, embodies much of the best in the individual differences tradition as practiced in Minnesota. More News Upcoming Events February 09, 2023 Willem Frankenhuis, PhD - What is the Expected Human Childhood? Insights from Evolutionary Anthropology Part of the IREL: Interpersonal Relationships Colloquium Series. March 31, 2023 Marcus Munafo, PhD - How to Avoid Being Very Precisely Wrong: Lessons From Causal Inference In Epidemiology Part of the Department of Psychology Colloquium Series on the Big Problems Being Solved with Psychology More Events The content included in Recent News does not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Psychology, the University of Minnesota, or other psychology community members.