News & Events News & Events Catch up with our latest news, upcoming events, and faculty and student accomplishments. On This Page: Recent News Weiss Receives Grant from the Mayo Clinic Dr. Dave Weiss receives an NIH NIA grant to expand on a prior 5-year project. Welcome New Staff Member: Laura Pester Our newest staff member is Laura Pester, learn more about them and their role! Alumni Spotlight: Jenna Melton Read on to learn how Jenna's (Psy BA - 2016) psychology degree laid a foundation of success for her role as a Project Manager at Amazon. Psych Scoop, 11/29/22 We are getting close to the end of the semester but the opportunities just keep coming for research, jobs, and more. Psych Scoop, 11/22/22 This week Psych Advising will be closed Thursday, November 24th, and Friday, November 25th. Check out great research options, jobs, and courses for the Spring semester. More News 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.