December 15, 2011; Volume 6, Issue 3

Please read our end-of-semester issue that focuses on celebrating the accomplishments of our students!!

  • Congratulations Graduates!
  • Human Development and Psychology Students Receive Prestigious Leadership Awards
  • Tonya Filz Selected as Outstanding Student and Senior Class Speaker
  • Student Presentations at Conferences
  • Experimental Psychology Poster Session
  • Dr. Gurung Featured in Inside Magazine
  • New Psychology Website and Facebook Page

Congratulations Graduates!

December 17th will be a very important day for the many, many human development and psychology students who will be receiving their degrees. Please know that the faculty looks forward to celebrating with you, and we hope to see you and your families at the ceremony. It is one of the days we most eagerly anticipate each year, as it is impossible not to feel the joy and sense of accomplishment that surrounds everyone. We hope you will keep in touch and let us know how you are doing. Meanwhile, enjoy the day and take a moment to reflect upon the hard work and dedication you invested into making it possible. Congratulations, graduates!!

Human Development and Psychology Students Receive Prestigious Leadership Awards

Please congratulate the following psychology and human development majors and minors who will be honored on December 16 with some of UW-Green Bay’s highest awards. The Leadership Medallion is only awarded to a small number of graduating seniors. In the fall semester Leadership Awards also only go to graduating seniors, while the “Who’s Who” honor can also be bestowed upon other worthy students. We are very proud of our honorees!

 Fall 2011 Chancellor’s Leadership Medallion:

Tonya Filz, Caitlin Gurlt, Michael Roderique

 Fall 2011 University Leadership Award:

Rachel Coughlin, Kinsey Kopp

 Fall 2011 Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and College Awards:

Christiana Allan, Corey Arno, Rachel Coughlin, Adyson DeJardin, Erin Ehlers, Tonya Filz, Kaitlyn Florer, Stephanie Freis, Caitlin Gurlt, Ariel Hull, Tiffany Klegin, Kinsey Kopp, Katie Manders, Lea Meulemans, Amanda Sherman, Craig Van Pay, Stacy Van Eperen, Kristie Walker

Tonya Filz Selected as Outstanding Student and Senior Class Speaker

One of our very own students has been singled out by two different selection committees for her amazing work here at UW-Green Bay and within the community. As a result, she will be delivering remarks on behalf of the graduating class at commencement ceremonies on December 17th, and she will be recognized as the Outstanding Student of that class during the December 16th University Leadership Awards ceremony. You can read more about her here.  Excellent work, Tonya!