As always, host Bob Barrett selects an Academic Minute to air during The Best of Our Knowledge.
Each week this program examines some of the issues unique to college campuses, looks at the latest research, and invites commentary from experts and administrators from all levels of education.
For this week‘s edition (#1267), Bob has selected Dr. Wing Yee Cheung of The University of Southampton’s segment on nostalgia and optimism.
Dr. Wing Yee (VerBon) Cheung is a research fellow at the Centre for Research on Self and Identity at the University of Southampton. She is currently involved in research projects investigating topic related to Individual differences underlying nostalgia, nostalgia and the ideal self, and nostalgia and modes of thinking. She earned her Ph.D. at Cardiff University.
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