The Society for the
Study of Social Issues


SPSSI New York

Upcoming Events

Publishing our international work: Why and how?
Sept 14


Environmental Psychology: 50 years later
Oct 3

Psychological Science: What are its roles in the United Nations?
Oct 4














On Sept 18, over 50 people give a joyous thumbs-up for Dr. Olivia Hooker, who received a birthday cake marking her 101st birthday.  


On Sept 17, Dr. Paul H. Elovitz chaired a workshop on psychohistory, in cooperation with the launch of the new JASPER (Journal for the Advancement of Scientific Psychoanalytic Empirical Research).  


On Sept 16, Dr. Ani Kalayjian of  offered a Distinguished Lecture on her work on "15 years later: What is the legacy of 9-11?"  

On July 21 at Fordham, during a month of killings of U.S. police officers and black civilians, London psychologist Monica Mendiratta met with NYC colleagues to speak on "Community confidence in police," based on her work at Scotland Yard.?

On May 6 at Fordham U, 14 Guardian Angels were among 45 participants in a forum on "Keeping New Yorkers safe."  Panelists were Arnaldo Salinas, Ivan Cruz, Albert Bonilla, Brian B. Ostrowe, and Curtis Sliwa.

On May 7 at Pace U, 50 people participated in a symposium on "Engaging students in international work: Why and how."  Panelists were Linda Lubranski (St. Joseph's College), Teresa M. Ober (CUNY), Maryam Zoma (Catholic Charities), Uwe P. Gielen (St Francis College).  






Research that produces nothing but books will not suffice.
                                                                                                                    - Kurt Lewin