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Explore the Memory and Cognition Lab

March 30, 2017

Fogler's Memory and Cognition (MAC) lab studies mental processes such as memory, learning, and language. Current research projects focus on specific cognitive processes in everyday situations, like eyewitness testimony, learning a name, and memory for TV shows after binge-watching.

PHOTO: Jaime Kurtz and book

Kurtz's "The Happy Traveler" to be released in June

March 21, 2017

Psychology professor Jaime Kurtz has spent her career studying how people achieve happiness, and much of her leisure time traveling the world. She combined these passions by writing a book. "The Happy Traveler: Unpacking the Secrets of Better Vacations," published by Oxford University Press, is set to release on June 1, 2017.

PHOTO: David DanielDavid Daniel is working to make sure students get education from technology

March 9, 2017

Questions around the efficacy of pedagogy, electronic and otherwise, are central to Dr. David Daniel’s scholarship.

PHOTO: Kimberly DuVallBest professor: Kimberly DuVall

Mar 2, 2017

Kimberly DuVall won Best of the 'Burg for 2017.

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