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Don Dutton in National Post: The awkward truth about spousal abuse
Don Dutton in National Post The awkward truth about spousal abuse

WEB URL: http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2011/12/21/barbara-kay-the-awkward-trut
h-about-spousal-abuse/

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Date Posted: 12/21/11

Bonnie Schoenberger wins 2011 Dean's Award for Staff Excellence. It's the first time that someone from Psychology department has received this award. Our congratulations to Bonnie!!
Bonnie Schoenberger wins 2011 Dean's Award for Staff Excellence

Our congratulations to Bonnie!!

WEB URL: http://www.psych.ubc.ca
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Date Posted: 12/20/11

Liz Dunn in Syracuse New Times: Experience the strong connection between volunteering and health this holiday season.
Liz Dunn in Syracuse New Times: Experience the strong connection between volunteering and health this holiday season.

WEB URL: http://www.syracusenewtimes.com/newyork/article-5520-do-good-feel-good.html
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Date Posted: 12/15/11

Will Gervais in National Post: Atheists viewed as a moral wild card and not trusted. Religious people rank non-believers alongside rapists.
Will Gervais in National Post: Atheists viewed as a moral wild card and not trusted. Religious people rank non-believers alongside rapists.

WEB URL: http://life.nationalpost.com/2011/11/30/religious-people-do-not-believe-in-
atheists-study/

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Date Posted: 12/14/11

Kiley Hamlin in The Atlantic: Infants gain an understanding of fairness and punishment as early as eight months.
Kiley Hamlin in The Atlantic: Infants gain an understanding of fairness and punishment as early as eight months.

WEB URL: http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2011/12/study-of-the-day-8-month-
old-babies-can-tell-right-from-wrong/249931/

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Date Posted: 12/14/11

Congratulations to Joanna Workman with the Laboratory of Behavioural Endocrinology. Joanna is the recipient of the 2011 quarterly Postdoctoral Travel Award.

WEB URL: http://www.grad.ubc.ca/about-us/news/postdoctoral-travel-award-winners-anno
unced

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Date Posted: 12/14/11

Sandra Robinson in The Vancouver Sun: The public's faith takes years to gain but can be quickly shattered.
Sandra Robinson in The Vancouver Sun: The public's faith takes years to gain but can be quickly shattered.

WEB URL: http://www.vancouversun.com/sports/public+faith+takes+years+gain+quickly+sh
attered+research+finds/5858222/story.html

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Date Posted: 12/14/11

Robert Hare in Science News: Weaker brain connection between the prefrontal cortex and amygdala found in psychopaths.
Robert Hare in Science News: Weaker brain connection between the prefrontal cortex and amygdala found in psychopaths.

WEB URL: http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/336538/title/Weaker_brain_links_
found_in_psychopaths

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Date Posted: 12/14/11

Congratulations to Bonnie Schoenberger, one of the four recipients of the 2011 Dean's Award for Staff Excellence.


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Date Posted: 12/14/11

PhD student Will Gervais in USA Today: Anti-atheist prejudice stems from moral distrust, not dislike of nonbelievers.
PhD student Will Gervais in USA Today: Anti-atheist prejudice stems from moral distrust, not dislike of nonbelievers.

WEB URL: http://www.usatoday.com/news/religion/story/2011-12-10/religion-atheism/517
77612/1

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Date Posted: 12/13/11

Kiley Hamlin in The Vancouver Sun: Babies as young as eight months old want people who commit or condone antisocial acts to be punished.
Kiley Hamlin in The Vancouver Sun: Babies as young as eight months old want people who commit or condone antisocial acts to be punished.

WEB URL: http://www.vancouversun.com/entertainment/Babies+want+those+have+mistreated
+others+punished+suggests+study/5780579/story.html

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Date Posted: 12/13/11

Congratulations to undergrad Ashley Whillans, the 2011 recipient of the Wesbrook Scholar designation and Russ Patrick Award for undergraduate research writing.
Congratulations to undergrad Ashley Whillans, the 2011 recipient of the Wesbrook Scholar designation and Russ Patrick Award for undergraduate research writing. The title of her submission was "From Doing Good to Feeling Good: The Health Benefits of Prosocial Behavior."


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Date Posted: 12/12/11

Adele Diamond in The Star Online: At the forefront on core mental processes important for higher-order mental processing.
Adele Diamond in The Star Online: At the forefront on core mental processes important for higher-order mental processing.

WEB URL: http://thestar.com.my/health/story.asp?file=/2011/12/4/health/10005667&sec=
health

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Date Posted: 12/08/11

Stan Coren on News 1130: Take a siesta, it's good for you! An afternoon nap can improve your health.
Stan Coren on News 1130: Take a siesta, it's good for you! An afternoon nap can improve your health.

WEB URL: http://www.news1130.com/news/local/article/305403--take-a-siesta-it-s-good-
for-you

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Date Posted: 12/08/11

Susana Abreu, undergrad alumni in Canada.com: Abreu and Terra perform their night of Latin jazz at Diner's Rendezvous.
Susana Abreu, undergrad alumni in Canada.com: Abreu and Terra perform their night of Latin jazz at Diner's Rendezvous.

WEB URL: http://www.canada.com/Sultry+Latin+jazz+show+Diners/5686679/story.html
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Date Posted: 12/06/11

Debbie Giaschi in Los Angeles Times: Promise of ChromaGen lenses for helping people with dyslexia has no scientific basis.
Debbie Giaschi in Los Angeles Times: Promise of ChromaGen lenses for helping people with dyslexia has no scientific basis.

WEB URL: http://www.latimes.com/health/la-he-skeptic-dyslexia-lenses-20111128,0,7298
705.story

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Date Posted: 12/06/11

Joe Henrich in American Psychological Association. A cultural species: How culture drove human evolution.
Joe Henrich in American Psychological Association. A cultural species: How culture drove human evolution.

WEB URL: http://www.apa.org/science/about/psa/2011/11/human-evolution.aspx
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Date Posted: 12/01/11

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