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THE UNIVERSITY OF AKRON'S DRS. NICHOLAS AND DOROTHY CUMMINGS

Center for the History of Psychology

In Association with the Smithsonian Institution

 

About the Center

Logo Image: Doctors Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology at the University of Akron

 
The Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology, located at The University of Akron in Akron, Ohio, collects, preserves, provides access to, and interprets the historical record of psychology and related human sciences. Read more.

The Center houses the Archives of the History of American Psychology, the National Museum of Psychology and the Institute for Human Science and Culture

Read our mission and values

Announcements

Psychology Film Club

The Cummings Center’s Psychology Film Club is returning for the Spring 2021 semester. This semester, we will be discussing Jordan Peele’s Academy Award-winning film Get Out (2017) and Robert Mullan’s Mad to Be Normal (2017). You can tune in to these live events on February 18th and April 22nd at 7:00pm ET. For more information and to view previous Film Club discussions, click here.

Temporary Closing Information

The CCHP will be closed to the public until further notice due to the current health crisis.  This temporary closure includes the Archives, National Museum of Psychology, and Institute galleries.
For updated information from The University of Akron, visit https://uakron.edu/return-to-campus/.
 

Location, hours and contact

73 South College Street, Akron, OH, 44325-4302

Museum and Institute Fall Hours: Tuesday: 11am-4pm, Thursday 11am-8pm

The CCHP will be closed to the public until further notice due to the current health crisis.  This temporary closure includes the Archives, National Museum of Psychology, and Institute galleries.

For updated information from The University of Akron, visit https://uakron.edu/return-to-campus/.

Archives: By appointment

Museum Phone: 330-972-5457

Main Phone: 330-972-7285

Email: ahap@uakron.edu

Parking: Free parking is available in the parking lot adjacent to the building. Visitors can also park in Lot 30 at the corner of College and Market streets. Metered parking is available along South College Street.

 

 


 

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