Engaging Young Adults in Politics

by on February 10, 2016

Dr. Christy Buchanan has co-authored a study with professor emerita of communication Jill McMillan, professor of politics and international affairs Katy Harriger, and psychology graduate student Stephanie Gusler.

See the full news story here. http://news.wfu.edu/2016/01/26/new-study-engaging-young-adults-in-politics/#.VqjFItOtI6Q.email

#WhereisRey? The psychology behind gendered toys – Dr. Best Featured in NPR Interview

by on January 13, 2016

Listen to the full Take Two interview here:


Dr. Buchanan’s Research Featured on NPR – Stereotypes About Teens Can Undermine Parents’ Confidence

by on November 16, 2015

Research conducted by Dr. Christy Buchanan and Terese Glatz has been featured on NPR. Please see the link below for the full article:

Stereotypes About Teens Can Undermine Parents’ Confidence

11/4/15 – Adam Reeves from Northeastern “New Depths in Stereopsis”

by on November 4, 2015

Adam Reeves colloquium flyer

Beacon Project Launched – Searching for Moral Superstars

by on September 2, 2015

Dr. William F. Fleeson and Dr. R. Michael Furr will lead this three-year initiative, funded by one of the largest grants ($3.9 million from the Templeton Religion Trust) ever received for social science research at Wake Forest University.

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Chris Nave (’06) Recognized at Elon University

by on July 7, 2015

Chris Nave (’04 Elon, ’06 WFU, ’11 UC Riverside) named a Distinguished Alumnus at Elon University.



Dr. Jayawickreme’s Research Featured in New York Times

by on June 2, 2015
Jayawickreme NYT Article 06-01-2015

Two Ways to Be Happy

Two Ways to Be Happy

by Anna North

Dr. Jayawickreme’s Research Featured on Slate.com

by on April 9, 2015

Click HERE for full article.
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Dr. Pratt in Summer 2014 Wake Forest Magazine

by on July 29, 2014

To read Friend, Foe, Fuel, click the link below.



Dr. Jennings’ article in May 2014 APA Monitor

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