Congratulations to Current and Former members of the Educational Psychology Department Neag Alumni Award Recipients for 2017
Drs. Shamim S. Patwa – Outstanding School Administrator
Dr. Alan Kraut – Outstanding Professional
Dr. Melvyn L. Reich – Lifetime Achievement Award
Professor James O’Neil shares insights with Monitor on Psychology about gender role conflicts among men.
The men America left behind
They suffer from the the largest shortfall of jobs. Their mortality rate has been rising. What are psychologists doing to help?
For as long as America has been a country, the straight white American man has been king of the hill. But as society changes and culture evolves, the ground beneath that hill is growing shaky. Economically, physically and emotionally, many American men are fighting to maintain a foothold.
Congratulations to Educational Psychology Graduate Students Kursten Butler and Emily Tarconish who are being recognized on March 18th, at the Neag Alumni Awards Celebration!
Statistician Andrew Gelman, of Columbia University, and Eric Loken, a psychologist at the University of Connecticut, say scientists have bought into a “fallacy” — that if a statistically significant result emerges from a “noisy” experiment, a.k.a. one with many variables that are difficult to account for, that result is by definition a sound one.