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If you are a SENIOR psychology and/or neuroscience major and have been actively involved with service, consider applying for the Donald T. Lysle Award. This award is in honor of our former Chair, Donald T. Lysle, who is particularly known for his concern and service for others.

One winner will be selected by early spring and will be presented with a plaque at the Chancellor’s Awards Ceremony, the only campus-wide student recognition program at Carolina. Your award will be given to you by the Chancellor at this ceremony (

Only students who will be graduating May 2024 or August 2024 are eligible to apply. If you are interested in being considered for this award, please submit an application ( by Friday, February 2nd at 5PM.

This award honors Dr. Donald T. Lysle who served as Chair from 2007-2022.  Dr. Lysle completed his B.S., Magna Cum Laude; M.S. and Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh and has been a faculty member at Carolina since 1990.  Aside from his great service as Chair of a large department, he is known for his compassion for others. Thus, it is fitting that the award which honors Dr. Lysle is an award which recognizes those who show exceptional concern and service for others.

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