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Apr 13 2018 | Association for Psychological Science | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
Gordon Bower Stanford University
Mar 12 2018 | Washington Post | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
By Jamil Zaki  Ryan — a brilliant, enthusiastic young scientist — spent a two-year layover in my neuroscience laboratory between his undergrad studies in Vancouver, B.C., and graduate school on the East Coast. On his last day in California, we sat over drinks, reflecting on his plans for the future...
Feb 26 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Students
Stanford seniors LAUREN KILLINGSWORTH and STEVE RATHJE and MONICA KULLAR, a clinical neuroscience research coordinator, have won 2018 Gates Cambridge Scholarships to pursue graduate studies at the University of Cambridge in England.
Feb 26 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Students
Stanford scholar Lin Bian found that in times of plenty infants expect fair distribution of goodies like toys or cookies. But when resources are scarce, infants expect people to favor their own social group. Not playing fair is a common squabble in the sandbox. Now, new research by a Stanford...
Feb 23 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News, Students
A new study finds that young children’s brains have not yet fully developed the vision circuits they need to understand words and recognize faces, a finding that could help in understanding how children learn to read. BY NATHAN COLLINS Young children literally see words and faces differently from...

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