Central Oregon Psychology Enthusiast (COPE)

The Central Oregon Psychology Enthusiast

A scientific and social organization dedicated to the science of Psychology.
COPE is open to anyone with an interest in Psychology.


Currently, COPE is comprised of two overlapping groups, the COCC student psychology club and COPE Alumni.

The student psychology club presidents for 2018-19 are Ashley Tetz (atetz2@cocc.edu) and Mahayla Ross-Schaffer (mrossschaffer@cocc.edu).

To get on our email list, you can email us at coccpsychclub@gmail.com.


UPCOMING EVENTS (Site in progress):


Friday, October 26 - 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Ochoco 129 - Dr. Rebecca Walker-Sands: Cranial Injuries and Criminals: Understanding Brain Function Through Mishaps and Mayhem - What do John Hinckley, Jr., Charles Whitman and Phineas Gage have in common?  Learn about how behavior can be changed in predictable ways, for better or worse, when brain structure is altered. 


Monday, October 29th, 6:30 pm  - 8:00 pm Coats Campus Center, Wille Hall - Overcoming Adverse Childhood Experiences to Become your Best Self - Free to COCC students


Monday, October 29 - 6:00 p.m. - Downtown Bend Library | 601 NW Wall Street, Bend - Dr. Andria Woodell Woodell: Modern Monsters-Understanding the Fascination with Serial Murder. 


Thursday, November 8th, 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Hitchcock Auditorium (PIO 201) - Dr. Matthew Novak | Psychology Movie Night; "The Accused" [ warning mature and difficult content ]


Friday, November 9th, in Hitchcock Auditorium Native American heritage observance Movie Night.


Wednesday, November 14 - 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Redmond Campus RDM1 | Dr. Rebecca Walker-Sands: The Many Faces of Gender: What It Means to be Male or Female or Someone In Between Curious about Caitlyn Jenner?  Learn about biological contributions to gender identity and other ways of being, including the physiological bases for external genitalia, internal reproductive organs, gender identity, mate choice and trends in behavior.


Wednesday, December 5th, 2018 COCC Fall Student Showcase -- "A Starry Night" 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm in Modoc Hall


April 25 - 28, 2019 Western Psychological Association (WPA) Meetings, Pasadena, CA.