Dr. Diane Finley
     Department of Psychology

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Mid-Atlantic Teaching Of Psychology Conference

*****Friday October 4, 2019********

The Contexts of Psychology: Our History Informs Our Future


21st Annual Mid-Atlantic Teaching of Psychology Conference

The Prince George’s Community College Department of Psychology is sponsoring the 21st Annual Mid-Atlantic Teachers of Psychology (MATOP) conference on the teaching of psychology on Friday October 4, 2019 at PGCC outside of Washington DC.  The mission of the MATOP conference is to bring together teachers of psychology from universities, two and four-year colleges and high schools, who wish to enhance their teaching of psychology and expand their teaching skills through, workshops, lectures, and participant idea exchanges on successful teaching strategies and techniques.  This year's conference will focus on “The Contexts of Psychology: Our History Informs Our Future."

Keynote Address: This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Bernard Beins from Ithaca College. He is the author of multiple textbooks and journal articles. He has served as the President of the Society for the Teaching of Psychology as well as the New England Psychological Association.

Registration is $75.00 before September 10. On-site registration is $90.00 Early registration (by September 1, 2019) is $50.00. Registration for presenters is $25.00.  Registration for graduate students is $25.00 early registration; $30 before September 10, and $45.00 on-site, $20 for presenters. Please send proof of student status.  Send registration form to finleydl@pgcc.edu. Check can be mailed to address below. To pay by credit card, go to To pay by credit card, go to https://dynamicforms.ngwebsolutions.com/Submit/Form/Start/28211547-fdb4-4de6-bc4d-1dd1a3e5ab82

For information contact Diane Finley  dfinley@pgcc.edu 


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Dr. Diane Finley, Professor, Department of Psychology

Prince George's Community College, 301 Largo Road, Largo Maryland 20774

Phone: 301-546-0869   Email: dfinley@pgcc.edu (best way to reach me)

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