GC students well-represented at KPA Spring Academic Conference

April 8, 2014

Congratulations to the Georgetown College students who presented their research at the Kentucky Psychological Association’s Spring Academic Conference. ¬†Their work was very well received by the numerous judges from colleges and universities across the state.  

GC Psych Bowl Team makes it to the Final Four!

Congratulations to the GC Psych Bowl team on their successes at the Kentucky Psychological Association’s Spring Academic Conference held at Asbury University on March 29, 2014. ¬†The team won their first two matches to make it into the final four!

Welcome Prospective Students!

February 17, 2014

Psychology majors Aimee Davis and Faith Waters represented the Psychology Department at the Georgetown College Future Tiger Friday event on February 14th. ¬†We are always excited to see prospective students on campus, and we welcome you to sit in on… Continue reading

2013 Walk for Down Syndrome

November 25, 2013

Psychology professors, current students and alumni handle registration for the 2013 Down Syndrome of Central Kentucky’s Walk for Down Syndrome in Lexington.

Congratulations to Stacey and Chris!

August 28, 2013

Stacey and Chris became engaged on May 18th.  They are busy planning their September 28th wedding.  Congratulations!!!

Congratulations, Betsie Phillips and Dr. McKenzie!

May 14, 2013

The Marshall Center for Christian Ministry each year selects a student, faculty member, and staff member for their dedication to Christ and exemplary service in His name. ¬† Psychology major Betsie Phillips received the 2013 graduating senior award, and Dr…. Continue reading

Congratulations, Dr. Bell!

May 10, 2013

Dr. Susan Bell was awarded the 2013 Outstanding Advisor Award for the extensive guidance and support she gives her many advisees each year.

2013 Psychology Department award winners

Congratulations to Ashleigh Barker and Kari Steffen, this year’s winners of departmental awards.¬† Ashleigh also received the Religion Department’s senior comprehensives distinction award, the Walters Award, and the Biblical Studies Award. Click more to view names of previous years’ recipients… Continue reading

2013 Honors Program and Service Learning poster session

April 28, 2013

Several of our psychology majors were invited to participate in this year’s campus-wide poster session, including those involved in the Honors Program, Dr. Price’s Undergraduate Research course, Service Learning courses, and our top Senior Capstone research students. Ethan Smith completed… Continue reading

2013 Kentucky Psychological Association conference

April 18, 2013

Two groups of students attended the annual KPA conference, held in Louisville, Kentucky.Under Dr. Price’s guidance, Betsie Phillips, Ashleigh Barker, Marc Briel, Brooke Hurst, and Ethan Smith presented individual research projects during the conference’s poster session. Four additional GC students… Continue reading

GC Psych Bowl team competes at KPA

April 1, 2013

The Georgetown College Psych Bowl team competed in the 25th Annual Psych Bowl Tournament, March 2013.

Asher Henry Johnson Rawert

March 21, 2013

GC alumnae ‘Becca Johnson, her husband Bert Rawert, their sons Matthew and Nathan, and biggER sister Kaira announce the arrival of their youngest family member, Asher, born January 9th (weighing 8lbs, 7.6oz and measuring 21 inches long).¬† Asher is a… Continue reading

Sydney Hannah Hale

February 26, 2013

Congratulations to Andy and Christy (Garland) Hale, whose daughter Sydney Hannah Hale was born February 13, 2013.  In 18 years, we hope to have her as a freshman (freshwoman) in our classes.

Congratulations, Dr. Price!

January 11, 2013

Dr. Price was recently elected to the Kentucky Psychological Association’s Board as the Education and Training Interest Section Representative.¬† View her biographical sketch at the following site: http://kpa.org/displaycommon.cfm?an=1&subarticlenbr=589 Congratulations!

Congratulations, Dr. Lookadoo

December 12, 2012

Dr. Regan Lookadoo was selected as recipient for the 2012 Liberation Award, which honors those who have made a significant impact in the effort against human trafficking in Kentucky.¬† Please click here to read additional details.¬† Congratulations, Dr. Lookadoo.  

2012 Graduation Awards

May 27, 2012

We are so proud of Doug McDonald, who received the prestigious President’s Award during graduation 2012.¬† The award is given to the graduating senior who has successfully overcome hardship through resolute determination and drive.¬† Doug is pictured with his wife… Continue reading

Ashley Clayton, GC graduate and published author

May 10, 2012

Ashley Clayton, psychology major and 2009 graduate, recently published her first and second articles, entitled Going to the source: Creating a citizenship outcome measure by community-based participatory research methods and The Citizen Project Part II: Impact of a citizenship intervention… Continue reading

2012 Honors Program poster session

May 9, 2012

Katie Rapier Kristen Snyder with her parents Two psychology majors will complete GC’s Honors Program this year. Part of the program’s requirements include an honors thesis, which is defended during a poster session at the end of the spring semester…. Continue reading

GC graduates attend DSACK conference

April 13, 2012

Amber Pelfrey O’Neal, Hannah Howard Wathen, Chelsea Denham, and Brooke Reed Browning attended the Down Syndrome Association of Central Kentucky (DSACK) conference in February. Brooke co-authored a poster presentation (with Dr. Bell of GC and Dr. Carr of UC) as… Continue reading

2012 Animal Behavior Conference poster

April 11, 2012

Kristen Snyder and Dr. Singer attended the 2012 Animal Behavior Conference in Bloomington, Indiana.  Along with E. Henderson, they co-authored a poster entitled Studying the development of object permanence development in dolphins and sea lions.

2012 Kentucky Psychological Association conference

                  Two groups of students attended the annual KPA conference, held in Lexington, Kentucky.¬† Under Dr. Lookadoo’s guidance, Morgan Floyd and Madison Wallace presented their research poster, Perspectives on rape From undergraduates… Continue reading

Dr. Singer wins conference’s teaching award

Congratulations to Dr. Rebecca Singer, animal learning psychologist, who presented a poster entitled¬† Study abroad courses serve as alternative ‚ÄúAnimal Laboratories” during the 2012 National Institute on the Teaching of Psychology conference. She received the Society for the Teaching of… Continue reading

1st Human Trafficking Conference in Kentucky

March 22, 2012

Dr. Lookadoo received a prestigious grant from the Jenzabar Foundation to bring awareness of human trafficking to the state of Kentucky.¬† The grant has allowed her to organize Kentucky’s first-ever Human Trafficking Conference, which will occur March 23rd and 24th,… Continue reading

Mikki (Parker) Schumaker

March 8, 2012

Mikki, who already earned a master’s degree in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, is currently completing her third year of graduate school at Oregon State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine, for which she serves as SCAVMA Treasurer. The photos are of Mikki and… Continue reading

Hannah Wilcox and Andrew Noe are engaged!

February 22, 2012

Hannah and Andrew (also a GC graduate, who is currently a student at Baptist Seminary of Kentucky) recently got engaged.¬† Their big day is set for August 4th.¬† Hannah is currently attending EKU’s school psychology graduate program.¬† Congratulations to you… Continue reading

Dr. Price wins 2012 Curry Award

February 1, 2012

Congratulations to department chair Dr. Jennifer Price, winner of the prestigious Curry Award, given to the faculty member that best exhibits three elements of faculty life: service to faculty, excellence in scholarship, and dedication to students. Read more about Dr…. Continue reading

Ashley Cartwright Campbell

November 21, 2011

Ashley¬†married Terry Campbell on July 25, 2009.¬† They had a beautiful, healthy baby girl on May 18, 2011: Harper Rhyse Campbell was 6 lbs 9 oz and 19 inches long! They bought their first home recently and moved in on… Continue reading

Clarke Elizabeth McDonald

September 15, 2011

Congratulations to Laura (Levy) and Doug McDonald on the birth (and growth!) of their daughter, Clarke Elizabeth.¬† We cannot wait to see her in some “future GC student” attire!

Mark Eddy Psychology Award

February 7, 2007

The Psychology Department has begun a new award, to be given during Academic Honors Day at the end of April each year. ¬†The award is the Mark Eddy Psychology Award, named after Dr. Eddy, who came to GC¬†in 2002 to… Continue reading


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