Monthly Archives: April 2013

Bad news and good news

April 29, 2013
Bad news and good news

Apparently I did not look carefully at our calendar when I was putting my schedule together! I’ll break the bad news first: You will not have class on Friday, because it is YVCC’s Spring Holiday. Much of campus will be open, but faculty and students don’t have classes. Hmmm…. So where is the good news…

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New “Brain initiative”

April 3, 2013

I thought some of you might be interested in this new bit of news from the White House: http://www.psychologicalscience.org/index.php/publications/observer/obsonline/white-house-announces-brain-initiative.html

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Great facebook page (open to everyone) for psych

April 1, 2013

This is a plug for a Facebook page that a friend of mine, Dr. Mark Krause, maintains: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Scientific-Literacy/234351949955219 He wrote an introductory psychology textbook and this is the corresponding facebook page. I get a lot of my news posts from his site. He posts interesting news stories and other things related to science and pseudoscience…

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