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IACCP remembers Harry Triandis

Harry C. Triandis (1926-2019) died peacefully on June 1, 2019, at the age of 92 at the care center in his retirement community in Carlsbad, Calif. He is survived by his daughter, Louisa, son-in-law, James, grandchildren, Alex and Nico and numerous students around the world whose lives he greatly impacted. He was preceded in death…

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Michele Gelfand New Honorary Fellow

Citation read at the 2018 Guelph Congress by Patricia Greenfield, chair of the selection committee: On behalf of the Awards Committee – myself, Prof Paul Bain, and Prof. Ayse Uskul – I am delighted to announce that the 2018 honorary fellow is Professor Michele Gelfand of the University of Maryland. Prof. Gelfand was nominated by…

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New Facebook Group

The IACCP now has two Facebook pages: “International Association for Cross-Cultural Psychology (IACCP)” – for all IACCP members “IACCP Next Generation” – Sponsored by the IACCP Youth Group   Click HERE to check out the new facebook group for IACCP!  Join and help us add content, please! To join: Go to the group page, click…

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Kwok Leung Passes Away in Hong Kong

Former IACCP President, eminent social scientist, and friend, Kwok Leung (Ê¢Å˶∫) passed away on May 25 in Prince of Wales Hospital in Hong Kong after a two and half month long illness. A private funeral for family and close relatives will be held in Hong Kong. Kwok was 57 years old and leaves behind his wife, Yumi,…

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Husband of Former Secretary-General Josie Naidoo Passes Away

Dr. James Leslie, husband of IACCP Secretary-General Dr. Josie Naidoo (1994-1996), passed away in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada on May 29, 2015. Jim was a physicist at the University of Waterloo. Harry Triandis escorted Josie to the altar in her 1964 wedding to Jim, as Josie’s parents were unable to travel from apartheid South Africa at…

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2018 Election Results

The election of officers and regional representatives is complete. Thanks to all members who voted in this election. Officer Results The new President-Elect is Colleen Ward of New Zealand. Saba Safdar, Canada, was re-elected to a second term as Deputy Secretary-General. (The Secretary-General, Marta Fulop, was not up for election this year. The Treasurer and…

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