Sometimes, choosing a profession can be hard and stressful. It’s so easy to get on Facebook or Instagram and see your friends accepting internships and jobs, knowing exactly what they want to do when they graduate. Maybe you are a psychology student, and you know that you want to help people; however, you are not […]
Letters of recommendation are very important in the graduate school application process. Although your GPA and test scores (for example, the GRE score) are usually weighted the heaviest in determining admission, your letters of recommendation could be the deciding factor in your acceptance/denial. Generally, you will be required to have three letters of recommendation. This […]
Texas A&M University is home to nearly 60,000 students that come from a variety of cultures. A&M offers a multitude of opportunities for students to intern or take classes in the midst of a culture different from their own. Study abroad brings forth experiences that can’t be seen or read from a textbook or movie, […]
Mental health is an incredibly important and often overlooked aspect of health and wellbeing. If you are having any mental health issues, no matter how trivial or insignificant you might think they are, or you would just like to check in (much like an annual checkup appointment with a general practitioner), please take care of […]
Dr. Rebecca Schlegel, a Social and Personality psychology professor here at A&M, recently spoke on the topic of the importance of one’s true-self for a TEDxTAMU talk. Dr. Schlegel’s research interests include the true self, well-being, and meaning in life. Find the video here. Find Dr. Schlegel’s recent publications here.
Are you interested in studying both law and psychology? If so, forensic psychology might be the perfect career path for you! A career in forensic psychology is great for any individual that has an interest in applying psychological expertise to various legal matters. Because it is known as an intersection between psychology and the […]