Just knowing that Elizabeth Loftus' work was rejected 5 times before being published just makes me feel like it is going to be okay.http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/publications/observer/2015/october-15/rotten-reviews.html
More cool neuroscience research, this time out of Duke University: http://www.theguardian.com/science/neurophilosophy/2015/sep/07/self-control-saps-memory-resourceshttp://www.theguardian.com/science/neurophilosophy/2015/sep/07/self-control-saps-memory-resources
Effects of the presence of cell phones on social interactions... very interesting research! http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/27/opinion/sunday/stop-googling-lets-talk.html?_r=0http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/27/opinion/sunday/stop-googling-lets-talk.html?_r=0
Look, relationships research! http://spsp.org/press_release/some-singles-happy-on-ownhttp://spsp.org/press_release/some-singles-happy-on-own
Psychology in the news... interesting study out of the University of Melbourne: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/09/150922104002.htmhttp://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/09/150922104002.htm
We will have a table at the Blount County College Fair at MC, September 21, 5:30-7pm. Pre-registration welcome (but not required); free and open to the public. Stop by and say hi!http://maryvillecollege.edu/news/2015/2321/blount-county-college-fair-set-for-sept-21-at-mc/
A legend... http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/31/science/oliver-sacks-dies-at-82-neurologist-and-author-explored-the-brains-quirks.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&_r=1http://www.nytimes.com/2015/08/31/science/oliver-sacks-dies-at-82-neurologist-and-author-explored-the-brains-quirks.html?smid=fb-nytimes&smtyp=cur&_r=1
It's that time again... VILLAMARÍA DAY AT MARYVILLE COLLEGE: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage and Higher Education Opportunities for Latino Communities (with Patricia Robledo as our keynote speaker!) SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2015 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM EARLY REGISTRATION FEE: $45 ($55 AFTER AUGUST 31), INCLUDING LUNCH FROM LOCAL VENDORS REGISTER TODAY AT www.maryvillecollege.edu/villamaria (Registration link at bottom of page -- please see note about special registration categories.) Join us for a day of reflection, conversation, and connection with Latino leaders and allies as we explore how individuals and groups (e.g., business, education, and faith communities) can work together to support higher education opportunities for Latino families. STAY TUNED FOR FULL PROGRAM DETAILS!