Category Archives: Meetings

Meeting Minutes, Special Notes, and Chair Election Information!

Meeting minutes from the first general meeting are available on our website! Thank you to all who showed up, truly unprecedented! For those who were unable to attend, hopefully the powerpoint and website will answer most of your questions.
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A few notes:
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Tutoring Services:
– Great volunteer opportunity for Psi Chi members! Earn 25 points per hour! Works around your schedule! Sign up now!
– Please email uh.psichi.tutor@gmail.com with questions.
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Volunteer Events:
– 50 points for volunteering!!
– Friday October 6, 2017 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm is the ARC of Greater Houston Dance and Social
– Please email uh.psichi@gmail.com if you plan to attend, or if you can provide or need carpooling.
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For those who are interested in presenting a project /poster at next years SWPA, the due date is November 1st, so get your application in soon!

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Psi Chi chair elections will be held on October 5th at 5:45 PM in Heyne 135, at the next General Meeting. Below is a quick description of each officer/committee you can run for (you can also run for more than one chair position).  

Chair positions are open to members of both Psi Chi and Psychology Club! This is a great position that will help you learn and grow, while gaining valuable leadership experience. 

Social (President): Organize social events, and organizational activities to increase group chemistry.

Inductions (Vice President): Plan inductions ceremony for each semester, and compile member points.

Fundraising (Treasurer): Apply for funding from the university, upkeep of Psi Chi store, organize food for meetings and socials, organize bake sales and other fundraisers.

Volunteering (Secretary): Process applications for Psi Chi and Psychology Club, help organize volunteer opportunities, and tutoring services.

Academic Affairs: Plan annual SWPA conference, organize academic events, and organize journal club meetings.

Scrapbooking/Photography (Historian): Create Psychobabble newsletters, create flyers to advertise all events and meetings, upkeep of social media accounts, create yearly scrapbook, take photos at all events and meetings.

Please email what position(s) you would like to run for to uh.psichi@gmail.com. Also, don’t forget that the members will vote on each committee/chair, so having a little speech prepared is suggested! 

Psi Chi First Meeting!

Psi Chi hopes everyone made it through the storm safely, and that you are ready to restart this semester!

Psi Chi (Psychology Honor Society) and Psychology Club would like to welcome you to our very first general meeting of the semester!
This is open to all Psychology majors and those that have an interest in Psychology.

Our first meeting will be held on:

September 14th at 5:45 pm Room 135 in the Heyne building. 

Yes, we will have pizza!

Members, don’t forget to wear your Psi Chi shirts and bring along a friend! 🙂

For those who are free, at 5:15 pm there will be a short meet & greet with the new 2017-2018 officers, come by early and get to know us!

Please fill out a survey about your expectations and experiences with Psi Chi and Psychology Club

Like us on Facebook for more updates & news: Psi Chi and Psychology Club at the University of Houston.

Thanks and see you there!

2nd General Meeting

Don’t forget that our second meeting of the semester is today! In addition to normal announcements, there will be chair elections, and a Valentine’s party. Some come on down and eat some sweets! 

Spring ’17 – First General Meeting

Dear Members,

We hope you had a wonderful winter break and a great first week of class!
We would like remind you that our First General Meeting will be held on February 2nd at 5:45 PM in Heyne 135. In this meeting we will discuss the Psi Chi application process, membership fees, upcoming events and opportunities, and the SWPA conference.
For members interested in attending the annual SWPA conference, please keep in mind that the conference will be held on Friday, March 31st through Sunday, April 2nd. If you are attending the conference, registration prices will rise after January 31st. Registration costs and links to the SWPA website are listed below:
  • Prior to January 31st – $55 for students
  • February 1st through March 8th – $65 for students
  • After March 8th – $80 for students