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Your main stop for information and resources

Below are a variety of resources that may be helpful during your time as a Psychology student. If you are looking for something that is not here, or have suggestions for new additions, please contact Marisa.  

 News and events
 PSYC/BIOL seminar March 16 at noon: "The Psychology and Biology of Human Sleep"
 Interdisciplinary Lifespan Development Colloquium March 17 at noon: "Understanding Dementia and/as Aesthetic Experience: Arts, Activism and Person-Centred Dementia Care"
  
 Academic advising & course selection
 Program planning worksheets Courtesy of the Academic Advisors' Office, these checklists can help you stay on track for your degree. Make sure to review them regularly with the help of your Psychology advisor!
 Honours application form 2017 Honours application form. Applications received after the first Friday in February are considered during the summer term
 Advisor schedule

 Winter 2017 Psychology advisors list

 Booking an appointment

 Contact the department for an academic advising appointment

 Research
 In House Conference Information on the upcoming In House Student Research Conference and student awards presented at the Conference
 Science Atlantic (Formerly APICS) Homepage for Science Atlantic, a charitable association of 17 post secondary and research institutes in Atlantic Canada
 Library research help

 General tips on using library services, writing research papers, etc.

 Perdue OWL Writing Lab

 Quick tips and examples of APA format (6th Revised Edition)

 Student employment
 Contact Donna Thompson Student workers are normally hired before classes start each September. If you are interested in applying for a student marker position for PSYC 1110, 1120, 2221 and/or 2222, please contact Donna, our lab technician.




 Career planning
 MSVU Career Planning Information on free career counseling and job search skills help offered to all MSVU students. Degree-specific information is also included.
 Co-curricular Record Employers are looking to recruit experienced employees. Learn how to gain important experience even before graduating with the CCRP!
 Careers for Psychology majors Career options for psychology majors, courtesy of the Canadian Psychological Association
 Graduate school information
 CPA Graduate Guide

 Comprehensive list of Canadian graduate level programs in Psychology

 Information on Graduate Record Examinations (GRE) Information on the GRE, including preparation tips, test dates and more
 Peterson's Graduate Planner

 Information on various programs, scholarships, tests etc

 Psychological associations
 American Psychological Association (APA)A wealth of tools, interactive activities and information on psychology in the United States
 Association of Psychologists in Nova Scotia (APNS)News, job postings and other information from local psychologists
 Canadian Psychological Association (CPA)News, announcements, grad school and funding information relevant to Psychology in Canada.