Psychology

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NSF grants for BC researchers

February 16, 2020

Three Psychology and Neuroscience faculty members received awards for projects related to human learning and memory.

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New name for Boston College Psychology Department

February 07, 2020

Change to Department of Psychology and Neuroscience reflects an integrated approach across these fields of study.

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Why we help

July 28, 2019

The brain’s pathways to imagination may hold the key to altruistic behavior, Boston College researchers find.

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The way we were

May 13, 2019

Vibrancy of memories dims and fades over time, a new study by BC researchers finds.

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New major in neuroscience

March 20, 2019

Research-focused undergraduate degree program will explore connections between biology and behavior.

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The science of art appreciation

July 09, 2018

A study by BC psychologists sheds light on the mysteries of the aesthetic response.

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Know thy enemy

April 23, 2017

Learning about terrorists can lead to more effective counterterrorism policy, BC researchers report.

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APS Spence Award winner

February 23, 2017

BC's Liane Young honored for cutting-edge work on the psychology and neuroscience of moral judgment.

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Grasping the gasp

December 06, 2016

The idea that someone’s emotions are written on their face isn’t quite accurate, according to a recent study.

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Facing human nature

October 19, 2016

Not all facial expressions have universally accepted meanings, a new study finds.

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