WHAT THEY LEARNED: Jordan Dworkin ’15

WHAT THEY LEARNED: Jordan Dworkin ’15

For his senior thesis, “Capturing Emotional Suppression as it Naturally Unfolds in Couple Interactions,” psychology major Jordan Dworkin set out to discover how people regulate their emotions when interacting with romantic partners. Dworkin, who also minored in...
Where They’re Headed: Emily Ferguson ’15

Where They’re Headed: Emily Ferguson ’15

Emily Ferguson (second from right) with her Carousel Connections colleagues. Emily Ferguson ’15 is starting a job as a clinical research coordinator at the Center for Autism Research at the Children’s Hospital of  Philadelphia (CHOP). In her work there, Ferguson will...
COOL CLASSES: “Psychology of Music”

COOL CLASSES: “Psychology of Music”

Class name: “The Psychology of Music” Taught by: Professor of Psychology Marilyn Boltz Here’s what Boltz has to say about the course: I think many of us would find it difficult, if not depressing, to imagine a world without music. Music can uplift our mood,...
Where They’re Headed: Carson Wills ’14

Where They’re Headed: Carson Wills ’14

If you’re looking for Carson Wills ’14 in the next eight years, you’ll likely find her in Hershey, Pa. This summer, Wills begins her studies at Penn State College of Medicine, to earn both her M.D. and her Ph.D. The combined program is designed for scientists...
April Fool’s Day 2014 in the KINSC

April Fool’s Day 2014 in the KINSC

As is tradition, students covered the KINSC with homemade decorations in celebration of April Fool’s Day yesterday. Each department picked a theme and festooned their segment of the science building with on-theme flourishes, streamers, and trimmings. Biology...