Psychology Archive

Kevin Singer, North Carolina State University – Friendships Matter for Higher Ed Students

On This Student Spotlight: Having a diverse friend group can be an important part of college

Richard Allen, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Training Foster Parents in Positive Behavior Support

On Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Week: Foster parents are always needed. Richard Allen, assistant professor

Scott Glassman, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Positive Psychology

On Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Week:  Being positive may be hard, but it can be

Kevin Cokley, University of Texas at Austin – Impostor Syndrome

Do you feel like a phony? Kevin Cokley, distinguished teaching professor at the University of Texas

Scott Allison, University of Richmond – Mothers as Heroes

Need to find a hero?  Looks to moms. Scott Allison, professor of psychology at the University

Brendan Gaesser, University at Albany – Pathways from Imagination to Altruism

On University at Albany Week: Imagination can help you become more altruistic. Brendan Gaesser, assistant professor

Most Popular Segment Award: Joseph Ferrari, DePaul University – Procrastination

This is Best of Week on The Academic Minute:  For the Most Popular Segment Award: Joseph

Carlota Batres, Franklin & Marshall – Disgust

On Franklin & Marshall Week:  Does your environment change your emotional reactions? Carlota Batres, assistant professor

Alix Olson, Oxford College of Emory University – The Rise of Resilience

On Oxford College of Emory University Week: Resilience is a good skill to cultivate. Alix Olson,

Kenneth Carter, Oxford College of Emory University – Thrill-Seeking Behavior

On Oxford College of Emory University Week: What makes someone seek a risky lifestyle? Kenneth Carter,