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Professor Carl Hart gave a TED talk dispelling myths about drug addiction and drug use. You can view the entire talk here. News
Professor Steve Lindsay (University of Victoria, British Columbia) will give a special departmental lecture on memory distortions on Thursday, May 28 at 3:00 p.m. in room 405 Schermerhorn Hall. News
Congratulations to Professor Dean Mobbs, who has been awarded the 2015 Janet Taylor Spence Award for Transformative Early Career Contributions by the Association for Psychological Science. News
Congratulations to Professor Rae Silver, who has been awarded the prestigious 2015 Daniel S. Lehrman Lifetime Achievement Award by the Society for Behavioral Neuroendocrinology. News
Professor Valerie Purdie-Vaughns was featured on the New York Observer as one of New York City's Top Professors. Click here to read the full article. News
Professor Nim Tottenham has been selected by the American Psychological Association for the 2015 Distinguished Scientific Award for Early Career Contribution to Psychology. News
Congratulations to Professor Nim Tottenham, who has been selected for the Provost's Grants Program for Junior Faculty Who Contribute to the Diversity Goals of the University. The title of her proposal is Critical Periods for Intergenerational Fear Transmission in Humans. News


Colloquium Series

 2014-2015 Schedule

• May 6, 2015
Senior Honors Presentations

Columbia University

Please join us for the presentations of honors theses by students completing the Psychology Honors Program in 2015:

Zachary Glasser
"Graying out the Threat: Age, Race and Perceptions of Criminality"
Advisor: Valerie Purdie-Vaughns

Kierstin Utter
Title TBA
Advisor: Steve Stroessner

Sahng-Ah Yoo "Vicarious Shared Reality"
Advisor: Tory Higgins

Farah Tamizuddin
"The Impact of Motivation on Romantic Relationships"
Advisor: Tory Higgins

Lauren Tomasulo
"Moving On or Digging Deeper? Regulatory Mode Interactions in Dyads in Conflict"
Advisor: Tory Higgins

Yuval Aberman
"Musicking: Self-Regulation and Music Experience"
Advisor: Tory Higgins

Psychology Events

2014-2015 Schedule:

Monday Seminar

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