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BA Psychology (Honours)
Psychology alumnus George Kachkovski is using his psychology experience to begin a career in nursing
We asked George Kachkovski to reflect on his time as a psychology student and how it influenced his career path.
Steven Barnes wins prestigious national teaching award
Steven Barnes received a 2019 3M National Teaching Fellow Award for his leadership in enhancing post-secondary teaching excellence and for superlative undergraduate teaching.
UBC Psychology research examines hormones that make us choose love over sex
Looking for love and looking for sex are two different things, even at the level of human evolutionary biology. Alec Beall, a postdoctoral researcher, has studied the conflict between them. To usher in Valentine’s Day, Beall discusses his research.