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SPSPotlight: December 2016

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Holiday Tips for Students: Stress, Productivity, Finances and Gifts

Each month, student members provide insight and tips on a particular topic. This month focuses on how to manage holiday stress.

GradHack: Organizing Your Time for Efficiency

Work smarter! Chaona Chen, a graduate student at the University of Glasgow, reveals how she revamped her working schedule and optimized her productivity.

SPSP Announcements

Summer Institute for Graduate Students Accepting Applications

With National Science Foundation funding, the Society for Personality and Social Psychology bi-annually offers a two-week intensive summer experience for up to 80 pre-doctoral students in social and personality psychology.

2017 Convention Updates

Things to Do in San Antonio: Bars/Restaurants

Not sure where to grab a bite to eat or drinks during the 2017 SPSP convention? SPSP co-editor Vivian Ta provides some student-friendly recommendations for every palate.

Mentoring Lunches at #SPSP2017

The Student Committee mentoring lunches and the GASP mentoring lunch are currently accepting sign-ups. Seats are filled on a first-come, first-served basis, so sign up today!

Student Social Night @ Howl at the Moon

Socialize with other graduate student convention attendees at Howl at the Moon, a fabulous dueling piano bar. Join us for food, fun, dancing, and musical stylings beginning at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday night. A complimentary drink will be offered to the first 500 attendees. Pizza (while it lasts) and a cash bar will be available. 

Workshops at #SPSP2017

Workshops provide convention attendees with an in-depth learning experience on a specific topic. Space is limited in these session and an application to attend is required. Applications will remain open until sessions are filled.

Upcoming Dates of Interest

January 19, 2017 – Preconferences

January 19  – 21, 2017 – SPSP Convention

January 27, 2017 – Summer Institute in Social and Personality Psychology application deadline