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Expert Alert: Personality Bias

July 14, 2020

Research suggests introverts are perceived and treated differently in the workplace.

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A Historic Dialogue

June 15, 2020

Two prominent figures in psychology had a controversial discussion at UMD 58 years ago.

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Research Brief: Stress, Gaming, and Alcohol Use

June 8, 2020

Examining the connection between the stress system response and decision making in heavy users of alcohol and online video games.

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Expert Alert: Romance in the Social Distancing Era

May 6, 2020

Ashley E. Thompson studies romantic relationships and sexuality. She shares insights on keeping romance alive during the pandemic. 

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Students to Present Research Virtually

April 20, 2020

The Twin Ports Undergraduate Psychology conference will go on as planned this week, though in a virtual format.

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Expert Alert: Self-Care During the Pandemic

April 6, 2020

UMD expert provides tips for working from home, dealing with anxiety, staying active, and maintaining connections.

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Retire and Return

February 17, 2020

After a 30-year career, John Thode returned to UMD to finish his degree.

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Research Brief: Improving the First-Year Student Experience

February 7, 2020

Study by Assistant Professor Rhea Owens and her colleagues has implications for college student success.

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Expert Alert: The Science of Love

January 28, 2020

As thoughts turn to romance, one UMD professor is digging deeper and uncovering some surprising facts about the science of love.

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Delving into the Mind of Kenya

December 4, 2019

Psychology major researches mental health issues in Kenya.

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