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MPAGS offers various programs and meetings throughout the year to promote education and training, as well as opportunities for networking with colleagues.

Regular MPAGS events include:

Check back regularly and watch for email announcements of upcoming events!

Past Events

Diversity Event

Tuesday, March 18, 2014 at 7:30pm
Location TBA
Dr. Eastin from Chase Brexton will talk about working with the HIV+ and LGBTQ community as a clinician!
Questions? Please e-mail

MPAGS Convention

Saturday, April 12, 2014
MPAGS Annual Convention is a great opportunity to talk with other psychology students, present your research, and to hear from current psychologists in the area! This year's convention will feature a key note address by Dr. John Hayes on "The Use of Self-Disclosure," as well student speakers, and presentations by Dr. Eric Lane (Business of Psychology), Dr. Victor Welzant (Complex Trauma in Children), Dr. Hayley Porter (Forensic Assessment), and Dr. James Finkelstein (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy). More details are available on the Convention page.

Register online now!

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Sunday, September 15th: Annual MPAGS Picnic from 2:00-4:00pm at Centennial Park, 10000 Route 108 in Ellicott City, MD 21042, South Gate Entrance. Come join us for an afternoon of food, games, and fun! Family, friends and pets are all welcome. RSVP to

Friday, September 27th: Orioles vs. Red Sox, 7:05pm, Oriole Park at Camden Yards. Join MPAGS at AT&T's Student Night at Oriole Park. Tickets are $6/person. We will be meeting at Pickles Pub (520 Washington Blvd Baltimore, MD) at 5:00pm, then walking over to the stadium together. To reserve your tickets or for questions contact

MPAGS 2012-2013 Kickoff Event!

Come learn about the Maryland Psychological Association for Graduate Students (MPAGS), mingle with fellow students, and enjoy a great evening at the ballpark!

2012 Convention

The MPAGS 2012 Annual Convention will be held April 21 at the Loyola Graduate Center in Columbia, MD. Check out the day's exciting events on the Convention page.

2012 Convention Update: Poster Session Information and Application Now Available!

Please see the information sheet for important guidelines, instructions, and contact information, and complete the application! Remember: applications for poster submission can be submitted on a rolling basis from March 12th to April 13th!

LGBT Psychology Training: A Discussion of Religious & Spiritual Perspectives
and Mentor/Mentee Meet and Greet
November 29th, 7pm-9pm (Mentor and Mentee Meet & Greet: Please arrive at 6:30pm!)

Guest speaker Dr. Shawn MacDonald and Q&A Moderator Daniel Phillip. This event will be held at Loyola University Maryland in Baltimore, and is free for MPAGS members. Please see the flyer for more details!