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Ryan and Leanne Clarke Prizes in Advocacy and Active Citizenship

Social Psychology student Richard Vacca-Pierkarczyk (pictured on the far left) has won third place in the Clarke Prize competition held on April 27, 2017. The Clarke Prizes in Advocacy and Active Citizenship were established in 2014 by Ryan Clarke and his wife Leanne to reward distinguished advocacy demonstrated by students who are advocating or wish to advocate for some type of meaningful social and/or political change.

May 11, 2017

Fewer prisoners on parole isn’t making us safer: Opinion

Honours Social Psychology Alumnus Nathaniel Schutten, shares his opinion on the Canadian Parole System.

Apr 18, 2017

McMaster group’s anti-racism initiative to unveil demands and take action

Social Psychology student Sarah Jama is hoping an anti-racism action plan she helped organize will lead to tangible steps to defeat racism in Hamilton.

Mar 27, 2017

Social Psychology capstone students annual poster fair

All Social Psychology students, staff and faculty are invited to the 2017 Capstone Poster Fair | Wed. March 22, 12:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. to be held in the Great Hall of the University Club of McMaster

Mar 21, 2017

Social Psychology students take home awards

March 1, 2017, Social Psychology Students attended the 2015-2016 Faculty of Social Sciences Awards Ceremony.

Mar 06, 2017

Social Psychology welcomes Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor

From March 23 to 24, 2017, Dr. Gary Evans of Cornell University will be at McMaster as a Hooker Distinguished Visiting Professor.

Mar 06, 2017

Social Sciences student named one of Hamilton's most interesting people in 2016

The named Social Psychology student, Sarah Jama one of 5 of Hamilton's most interesting people in 2016

Jan 01, 2017

Social Psychology Student, Awarded Albert Lager Prize for Student Initiative Award.

Shaina McDonald, who is graduating from the Honours Social Psychology program was one of the four recipients of the prestigious Albert Lager Prize for Student Initiative.

Jun 02, 2016

EVENT | Time Deficits with Children: The Relationship to Employed Mothers' and Fathers' Mental and Physical Health

The Departments Social Psychology and of Sociology presents: “Time Deficits with Children: The Relationship to Employed Mothers’ and Fathers’ Mental and Physical Health”

Feb 24, 2016

Meet the Valedictorians: Philip Badawy

A mind reader and future psychology professor at Mac? Introducing Philip Badawy, the Valedictorian at Wednesday morning's Social Sciences convocation.

Jun 10, 2015

Students in Social Sciences Can Now Earn ABA Certificate with Degree

McMaster has expanded its partnership with Mohawk College to offer students the opportunity to earn an applied behaviour analysis affiliated certificate while they complete their Social Sciences degree.

Jun 21, 2013