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Feb 6 2016 | KQED News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Podcast discussion about the terms used to describe 'old people', featuring psychologist Laura Carstensen.
Jan 25 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Sharing a classroom with students who are protected from negative stereotypes about their group can boost all students’ grades, new Stanford research shows.
Jan 21 2016 | Stanford News | Posted In: Announcements, Awards, Faculty
Three Stanford scholars were announced this week as recipients of prestigious National Academy of Sciences awards: Steven Quake, Carol Dweck, and Carolyn Bertozzi.
Jan 19 2016 | National Academy of Sciences | Posted In: Announcements, Awards, Faculty
John R. Anderson, Richard King Mellon Professor of Psychology and Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University, and Carol S. Dweck, Lewis and Virginia Eaton Professor of Psychology at Stanford University, received the 2016 Atkinson Prizes in Psychological and Cognitive Sciences.
Jan 13 2016 | NBC Bay Area | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
“I think when people are playing the lottery, they’re paying more attention to the amount they can win than the probability that they’ll win that amount,” said Stanford University Associate Professor Brian Knutson, who coauthored the study. In a new study published this week in journal “Neuron,”...

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