Posts filed under: Psychology

#wpa15 a wonderful experience #PsychScience #psychology #intropsych #biopsych

the “other” happening in Las Vegas this weekend besides “the fight of the century” was the conference of the Western Psychological Conference! I had a great time! I met one of my early students who now is a coauthor on […]

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readings in psychology for april 25 2015 #PsychScience #IntroPsych #psychology

Here’s what we are reading today: new techniques in eye gaze tracking “Dr Pradipta Biswas, Senior Research Associate in the Department’s Engineering Design Centre, and the other researchers provided two major enhancements to a standalone gaze-tracking system. First, sophisticated software […]

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Some Reflections on the Teaching of Millennials

We hear so much these days about how Millennials, or those born approximately between the years of 1982 and 2004. In other words, these are most of our current college students now and for the next 7-8 years. Response to […]

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readings for 12 march 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

Here’s what we are reading today: steroids and the blood brain barrier “Barclay Morrison III, associate professor of biomedical engineering at Columbia Engineering, has led the first study to determine underlying biological mechanisms that promote functional recovery of the blood-brain […]

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readings for 24 february 2015 #PsychScience #psychology

  Here’s what I am reading today: the LOVE hormone! “Oxytocin, sometimes referred to as the ‘love’ or ‘cuddle’ hormone, has a legendary status in popular culture due to its vital role in social and sexual behaviour and long-term bonding.” […]

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