Carnegie Mellon University
August 31, 2015

Psychology Department Turns 100

By Shilo Rea

Psychology Department Turns 100

The 2015-16 academic year is extra special for one of the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences’ core departments. The Department of Psychology  was founded in 1915 with a focus on applied psychology.

Over the past century, it has become a major force in cognitive science, cognitive neuroscience, computational modeling, developmental psychology, social/health psychology and the science of learning. 

100th Year Celebration