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Nov 5 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Drawing on an extensive body of research, Stanford psychologist Gregory Walton lays out a roadmap to positively influence the way people think about themselves and the world around them. These changes could improve society, too. By Melissa De Witte
Oct 25 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
People who frequently engage with multiple types of media at once performed worse on simple memory tasks, according to the last decade of research. However, it’s still too soon to determine cause and effect, says psychology Professor Anthony Wagner. By Sofie Bates
Oct 23 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Awards, Faculty
The Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences (CASBS) at Stanford and SAGE Publishing have honored psychology Professor CAROL DWECK with the 2018 SAGE-CASBS Award. According to the CASBS website, the award recognizes outstanding achievement in the behavioral and social sciences that...
Oct 22 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: In the News, Staff, Students
A new report published by the Stanford Center on Longevity looks at the financial security of Americans at different life stages, with a focus on two key areas of economic stability: homeownership and retirement. Across generations, Americans are falling short. By Melissa De Witte Americans are...
Sep 26 2018 | Stanford Report | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
by Nathan Collins on September 26, 2018 2:05 pm The Stanford Neurosciences Institute has chosen four new projects for its second round of Big Ideas initiatives, which fund major interdisciplinary research initiatives aimed at driving the next breakthroughs in brain science.