Kaye-Loni Shields
  • Psychology
  • Class of 2013
  • Derby, VA

University of New Haven Student Kaye-Loni Shields of Derby, CT will be inducted into Psi Chi Honor Society

2013 May 8

WEST HAVEN, CT (05/08/2013)(readMedia)-- Kaye-Loni Shields resident of Derby, CT will be inducted into the International Honor Society in Psychology at the University of New Haven on May 23.

Psi Chi was founded in 1929 to encourage excellence in scholarship, and to advance the science of psychology.

Stuart Sidle, chair of psychology at the University of New Haven, said he is very proud of the university's high achieving psychology students who earned this honor. Alex Guzman, associate professor of psychology, orgranized a ceremony and reception to honor the 18 UNH students.

The University of New Haven is a private, top-tier comprehensive institution recognized as a national leader in experiential education. Founded in 1920 on the campus of Yale University in cooperation with Northeastern University, UNH moved to its current West Haven campus in 1960. The University operates a satellite campus in Tuscany, Italy, and offers programs at several locations throughout Connecticut and in New Mexico. UNH provides its students with a unique combination of a solid liberal arts education and real-world, hands-on career and research opportunities. The University enrolls approximately 6,400 students, including nearly 1,800 graduate students and more than 4,600 undergraduates – the majority of whom reside in University housing. Through its College of Arts and Sciences, College of Business, Henry C. Lee College of Criminal Justice and Forensic Sciences, Tagliatela College of Engineering, and College of Lifelong & eLearning, UNH offers 75 undergraduate and graduate degree programs. UNH students have access to more than 50 study abroad programs worldwide, and its student-athletes compete in 16 varsity sports in the NCAA Division II's highly competitive Northeast-10 Conference.