Tag: psychology

UMR chapter of Psi Chi wins award

Posted by on July 27, 2006

Psi Chi, the national honor society for psychology students, has awarded the University of Missouri–Rolla chapter of Psi Chi with a Model Chapter designation.

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UMR grad to speak on business Feb. 22

Posted by on February 17, 2006

Leadership and business operations students at the University of Missouri-Rolla will learn about entrepreneurship and the traits and skills of leadership from a successful UMR graduate during a lecture to be held Feb. 22 on campus.

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How did the Red Baron die? Find out at lecture on neuropsychological cases

Posted by on November 23, 2005

Dr. Daniel Orme, clinical associate professor of health psychology at the University of Missouri Health Sciences Center, will present “The Real Story of the Red Baron’s Demise and other Neuropsychological Cases” at 5 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, in Room 204 of McNutt Hall on the campus of the University of Missouri-Rolla. The lecture is free […]

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UMR to help MoDOT survey customer satisfaction

Posted by on June 2, 2005

It s not often you find a business professor and a psychology professor discussing transportation. But that s exactly what two UMR researchers are doing this summer on behalf of the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT).

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Fans behaving badly? Don’t blame the cheap (or expensive) seats

Posted by on May 17, 2004

If you’re surrounded by boorish fans at a sporting event, moving to another part of the arena or stadium might not help you escape fans behaving badly, according to a University of Missouri-Rolla student’s research.

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NFL playoffs: BIRGing season for fans

Posted by on December 30, 2003

As the NFL playoffs near, expect to see a lot of "BIRGing" among fans of the teams going into the post-season. That’s BIRG as in "basking in reflected glory," says Dr. Christian End, an expert in sports fan psychology at UMR.

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