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Pendulums and countdowns: Student group shakes misconceptions of hypnosis

By Rachel Freeman When we hear the word “hypnosis,” maybe a pendulum swinging back and forth in front of someone’s dazed eyes comes to mind. Or maybe a hypnotist counting down from three and just like that, the patient is lost in subconscious oblivion. In reality, these fictitious and Hollywood-driven images are far from the […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show

Big Sisters Spread Sunshine Through Sunflowers

Nothing brightens a day quite like a sunflower. In mid-November, roughly 100 random students and faculty members received sunflowers with just one string attached: a note containing a positive message such as “you are loved” or “random act of kindness.” The Big Sisters of Psychology were responsible for the event, but even the students who […]

From thrift store to runway: alumnus hosts fashion show