Profiles of women in science: Rae Silver, Neuroscience Program and Psychology at Barnard College, and Department of Psychology at Columbia University, New York, NY USA.
Lisa Son, associate professor of psychology, gets in her own head about her new book and the metacognitive hurdles she jumped to learn how to type it in Korean.
One of the many things students value about their Barnard experience is the opportunity to compete in NCAA Division I Athletics through the Columbia/Barnard Athletic Consortium. Barnard is the only women's college—and one of only a few liberal arts colleges—to offer Division I athletics. This article features diver Seanna Barrett '19, who is majoring in psychology and plans to pursue a career as a nurse practitioner after graduation.
In recognition of Mental Illness Awareness Week (October 7–13) and World Mental Health Day (October 10), a discussion on the meanings of the three ubiquitous letters.
Professor Joshua New and Professor Homa Zarghamee analyze the ways in which we make choices and how these choices impact our individual and collective good.
Professor Alexandra Horowitz and Professor John Glendinning dissect the differing ways in which humans and animals experience the world through smell and taste.
Robert Remez untangles how our brains decipher speech out of the jumble of sounds around us.
Prof. Light teaches the Introduction to Experimental Psychology Lab and the Psychology of Learning Lab. Outside of the classroom, Light plays poker (he's been featured on NBC's Poker After Dark) and also brews his own beer, plays guitar, and sings.