News Archive


MA Program Featured Alum: Elizabeth Robinson

Beth graduated from SUNY Brockport with her Master’s degree in Psychology in 2011. She currently lives in Rochester with her husband and 2 kids- Maddie, a sassy and sweet 8-year-old and Cayden, a determined 5-year-old. She is looking forward to spring and summer and all the outdoor fun our area offers!

Academic News

Dreaming of a Better Night’s Sleep

Psychology Professor’s workshop helps students understand their sleep habits and improve their mental health.

Academic News

Psychology Alumni Panel

Psychology alumni returned to campus to offer advice to current students.

Alumni Updates

Featured Alum: Bridgena “Gena” Willis ’09

Gena is a Senior Counselor at SUNY Brockport. After earning her undergraduate degree, she continued her education in the SUNY system and now holds a Master of Arts degree in Higher Education Administration from Stony Brook University.

Academic News,Student News

Psychology Team Collaborates on Recently Accepted Journal Article

A psychology research team led by Dr. Laurel McNall recently had a journal article accepted for publication in European Journal of Applied Positive Psychology.

Academic News

New MA in Psychology Track: Child Life Specialist

This new track is a master’s in psychology with an emphasis in child life studies, which will prepare students for either further study in developmental psychology or complete the curriculum requirements for certification from the Association for Child Life Professionals.

Alumni Updates,Student News

Featured Alum: Lindsay Scott ’04, ’13

Lindsay is a Psychology II for the New York State’s Office for People with Developmental Disabilities. Her primary job responsibility is conducting Forensic Risk Assessments for the purpose of informing treatment and service planning for people with disabilities who have become criminally involved.

Alumni Updates

Featured Alum: Dr. Melanie Weber, ’16

Dr. Melanie Weber graduated in 2016 from SUNY Brockport with a degree in Psychology. In her spare time, she enjoys finding new and exciting places to eat, reading mystery thriller books, and spending time outdoors. She also enjoys going for walks, hiking, and checking out cool plants! She is a plant mom - she can commonly be found watering, rearranging, or propagating houseplants. Dr. Weber also enjoys spending time with her family, especially her two beautiful nieces, as well as her boyfriend and her dog.

Academic News,Student News

MA Program Featured Alum: Dr. Robert Bowen

Dr. Bowen (’71) is an alum of the Brockport MA in Psychology program and a psychology professor at RIT.

Alumni Updates

Featured Alum: Brett Bock ’16, ’20

Brett works at Hillside Family of Agencies as a Care Coordinator II in both General Prevent and Family Finding programs.