News - Psychology, School of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Neuwirth Awarded FUN Grant

Dr. Lorenz S. Neuwirth from the Psychology Department and the SUNY Neuroscience Research Institute has been awarded one of six 2016 Faculty for Undergraduate Neuroscience (FUN) Equipment loan grants.  The annual FUN grant program is highly competitive as it is provided to faculty to stimulate their research programs for a 2-year period, while creating opportunities for student applied research skill-based learning beyond the classroom.  Dr.

Professor Pens Book on the Effects of ‘Third Wave Capitalism’ on American Dream

Ehrenreich's Book Cover

One of SUNY Old Westbury’s longest tenured professors, Dr. John Ehrenreich of the Psychology Department, recently authored “Third Wave Capitalism: How Money, Power, and the Pursuit of Self-Interest Have Imperiled the American Dream,” an examination of the emergence of a new stage in American capitalism over the last five decades.