November 05, 2012

Quality, accuracy, and content in children's event narratives

Zoe Klemfuss, Ph.D.
University of California, Irvine

November 5, 2012
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517



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October 29, 2012

Taking Situations Seriously

David Funder
David Funder, Ph.D.
Department of Psychology
University of California, Riverside

Monday, October 29th
12:00-1:00 pm
SBSG 1517

Visit Dr. Funder's faculty website

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October 04, 2012

False Confessions: Causes, Consequences, and Proposed Reforms

The second lecture in the series will feature Distinguished Professor Saul Kassin of John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York.

The topic is false confessions and the scientific study of police interviewing and interrogations.

1 MCLE Credit Hour Available. Free and open to the public.

Thursday, October 4, 2012
5:30 p.m., reception to follow

June 17, 2012

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February 27, 2012

Grants and Fellowships: The Process. How to Search and Prepare the Application

GrantsMonday, February 27th
12-1:30 pm
SBSG room 1517

Nina Obiedo, S.E. Business and Research Services
Michelle Lee, Graduate Division
Leigh Poirier Ball, Director of the Graduate Resource Center

January 26, 2012

The 2012 Society for Personality and Social Psychology conference will feature a symposium co-chaired by graduate student Brittany Liu and department Chair Peter Ditto:

Subjective science: Ideological influences on the interpretation of data and potential solutions

Chair: Brittany Liu, University of California, Irvine
Co-Chair: Peter H. Ditto, University of California, Irvine

The partisan battles that dominate American politics are fueled by huge discrepancies in factual beliefs. This multidisciplinary symposium includes scholars using a variety of methodological approaches to examine the psychological and behavioral sources of subjective interpretations of science in political contexts, as well as possible solutions for decreasing such bias. symposium info

Additionally, please visit our many poster sessions (click Read More below for details).

December 19, 2011

Weekly Colloquium Series

Mondays 12-1:00 pm

November 28, 2011

Tangentially Related Photos Promote Truthiness of Fact, Fiction, and Future Prediction

Monday, November 28th
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517

Eryn Newman
Visiting Fulbright Scholar, University of California, Irvine
PhD Candidate,Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand


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November 21, 2011

The Impact of Breastfeeding on the Maternal Mind

Jennifer Hahn-Holbrook
Monday, November 21st
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517

Jennifer Hahn-Holbrook, PhD
NIMH Postdoctoral Fellow, Psychology
University of California, Los Angeles



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November 14, 2011

Benefits of Speaking Spanish at Home in the Early Years and Effects of School-Related Language Context on Latinos’ High School Completion

Estela Zarate
Monday, November 14th
12:00-1:30 pm
SBSG 1517

Estela Zarate, PhD
Department of Education
University of California, Irvine

View Dr. Zarate's faculty webpage
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