Psi Chi: A Message from the President, Becky Senn

Upcoming Events:

  • Next meeting is MONDAY, APRIL 7TH at 4-5 pm in Mac 201. We will be featuring a guest speaker Christina who will talk about jobs relating to non-profit organizations and fundraising
  • WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9TH at 3-5:30 pm in Phoenix Rooms Senior Resource Fair: Stop by and order your Psi Chi cords! Only $15
  • THURSDAY, APRIL 17TH at 6-8pm in Mac 204 is the Call Me Crazy movie premiere courtesy of the National Alliance on Mental Illness

Volunteer Opportunities:

Other News:

  • Towards the end of April we will be having a grad school panel where you can ask graduating seniors what the process is like and learn the best tips for when you start applying!
  • MPA: If you are interested in attending MPA (May 1st-3rd) and carpooling/making arrangements with Psi Chi, contact Becky Senn ASAP (

Psi Chi: A Message From the President, Becky Senn

Psi Chi would like to announce our new officers for the 2014-2015 year!

Congratulations to…..

            Olyvia Kuchta- President

            Ashley Kickbusch- Vice President

            Natalia Hahnfeld- Secretary

            Ashley Krueger- Treasurer

            Cassandra Bartlett- Public Relations

Upcoming Events:

UW-Oshkosh Graduate speaker: Dr. Charles Lindsey and guest grad student will be here to talk about the counseling program and answer any questions -March 4th 5pm Mac 224

Psi Chi’s Annual Induction Ceremony -March 7th 5:30-7pm in the Phoenix Rooms -A great time to meet our new members!

Next Meeting March 10th 4-5pm Mac 201-Come learn about our March Professor of the month (TBD)

Interested in finding out what careers are out there for psychology and human development? -Dr. Vespia will be giving a presentation on March 27th 11am-12pm Mac 120 -Snacks will be provided

News and Events from Psi Chi/PHD Club presidents Becky Senn and Taylor Saari

Upcoming Events!

Friday, November 1st Grad School Support Group Meeting 12:30-3:30 in Mac 301 (Vista Room). Need a time and place to work on graduate applications and/or ask questions about the process, come stop by and join! The following dates and times for upcoming meetings:

            November 8th 12:30-2:00pm Mac 301

            November 22nd 12:30-2:00pm Mac 301

Monday, November 4th Psi Chi/PHD Club Meeting: 4pm in Mac 201 (The Gathering Room). We will be hosting November’s Professor of the month!

Wednesday, November 6th Meet the Professor Night at Willow Creek Bowling Alley from 5pm-7pm. Bowling and Food will be provided J The address is: 2020 Verlin Road Bellevue, WI 54311

Friday, November 22nd Anti-Bullying Program is looking for volunteers to help put on a skit and run activities with 3rd-5th graders from a local elementary school. She is in need of 25-30 volunteers. It will be located here at the Mauthe Center on campus. The time frame will be decided soon, but if you are interested please contact Stephanie Nemec at or

MPA Submissions are due November 12th   If you have any questions about MPA, look for our Q&A video that will be posted on the Psi Chi website

Sign up for the Jingle Bell Walk/Run in support of Alzheimer’s! The walk is located here on campus, at the Kress Center! December 7th at 8am. If you have any questions you can contact Becky Senn at You can follow this link to join our team:

Don’t forget to vote for December/January’s professor of the month! The survey will be sent out at the end of November.

Get to know your Psi Chi officers!
Secretary: Timothy Zietz

Year: Junior

Majoring in Psychology and Human Biology with a Health Science Emphasis and a Chemistry Minor

My future career goals are to eventually attend medical school to earn my MD and possibly my PhD and to earn my license to practice neurosurgery.

I love to lift weights and I am currently training in Brazilian jujitsu, judo, and kickboxing.

Public Relations: Amarra Bricco

Year: Senior

Psychology Major, Human Development and Spanish Minor

I would like to get my Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology

I am a movie fanatic and like to draw and paint in my spare time

Treasurer: Kayla Klemm

Year: Senior (graduating in December)

Major: Psychology and Minor: Human Development.

Someday I hope to become a counselor for adolescents. :)

Vice-President: Sam Zweerink

Year: Senior

Major: Psychology and Human Development

Career Goals: I want to attend graduate school after UWGB and hopefully become a school psychologist.

Fishing is my favorite hobby and my favorite place to be is Miller Park watching the Brewers!

President: Becky Senn

Year: Senior

Major: Psychology and Minor: Human Development

I would like to earn my Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy with a specialization in human sexuality. My career goals are to start my own practice, conduct research in Europe, and create free classes for individuals on sex education.

I am an avid baker and chef. I would love to go to culinary school for fun, and hopefully someday I will be able to.

PHD Club and Psi Chi Updates

First of all, congratulations to our 2013-2014 Officers!

Psi Chi Officers

President: Rebecca Senn

Vice President: Samantha Zweerink

Secretary: Timothy Zietz

Public Relations: Amarra Bricco

Treasurer: Kayla Klemm

PHD Club Officers

President: Taylor Saari

Vice President: Lauren Vieaux

Secretary: Katy Doll

Treasurer: Becky Senn

Public Relations: Amarra Bricco

Also, although we don’t have the details yet, be on the lookout for more information on these upcoming events.

  • GRE Information Session in April
  • End of the Year Bunch in April 
  • Midwestern Psychological Association (MPA) Conference from May 1st -May 4th

We would also like to congratulate all the students presenting at MPA and for the increase in student participation!

We hope to see you at our upcoming events!

Happy Spring Semester,

Psi Chi & PHD Club Officers