Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma Network for Teaching of Psychology 3rd Annual Conference

Friday, September 25, 2009

Renaissance Hotel

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma



8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.   Registration                       

8:30                           Welcoming Remarks

                                  Shelia M. Kennison, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University

                                  Sue C. Jacobs, Ph.D., Oklahoma State University


8:45        If I'd Only Known: Ten Important Things No One Told Me About Teaching

              Professor Douglas Bernstein, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

10:15:                        Q & A

10:30                         Break

10:45                        Self-Justification in Everyday Life: What Cognitive Dissonance Theory Can Teach Students About Cheating, Justice, Love, Memory—and the Rest of Life

                                  Dr. Carol Tavris

11:45                        Q & A

noon                        Buffet Lunch (included in registration fee) & Poster Viewing

   2:00                          Teaching Multicultural Psychology in Oklahoma: Perspectives After 15 Years

                                    Professor John Chaney, Oklahoma State University

   3:00                          Q & A

2:45                          Break

4:00                          Concurrent Sessions

                                    Workshop A

                                    2nd Annual Meeting of Teaching of Psychology in Secondary Schools (TOPSS) of Oklahoma


                                    Workshop B

                                    1st Annual Meeting of Psychology Teachers at Community Colleges (PT@CC) in Oklahoma


                                    Workshop C

                                    Preparing Future Faculty in Psychology


5:00                             Announcements & Closing Remarks

5:30-6:30                     Reception