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PSI CHI and Psychology Club

Officers for 2014-2015

* President: Erika Ciesielski
* Vice Presidents: Emily Shanahan
* Secretary: Lauren Oschwald
* Treasurer: Ariana Sampson
* Graduate Assistant: Shannon Kelly
* Faculty Advisor: Dr. Lori Koelsch

PSYCHOLOGY CLUB AND PSI CHI

Duquesne's Psychology Club is an active organization that helps students cultivate their psychological interests and knowledge. Club activities include experiential workshops, guest speakers, conference trips, film discussions, topical symposia, research and volunteer opportunities, and graduate school preparation. There are no requirements for participating in Psychology Club. All students, including non-psychology majors, are welcome.

Students are also invited to participate in Psi Chi, the National Honor Society in Psychology. Requirements for membership are as follows:

  • Completion of at least 3 semesters of university coursework.
  • Completion of at least 9 credit hours in Psychology
  • 3.0 Grade Point Average overall and a
  • 3.0 Grade Point Average in Psychology courses.

Applications are available in the Department office, 544 CH. Completed applications must be accompanied by a copy of the student's transcript and may be submitted in the Department office.

What is Psi Chi?

Psi Chi is the National Honor Society in Psychology, founded in 1929 for the purposes of encouraging, stimulating, and maintaining excellence in scholarship, and advancing the science of psychology.

Psi Chi is a member of the Association of College Honor Societies and is an affiliate of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the American Psychological Society (APS). The national chapter of Psi Chi also has a web site.