New research reveals that college students study best later in the day

New research reveals that college students study best later in the day A new cognitive research study used two new approaches to determine ranges of start times that optimize functioning for undergraduate students. Based on a sample of first and second year university students, the University of Nevada, Reno and The Open University in the [...]

By | April 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Professor Kjerstin Gruys quoted in USA Today on internalized sexism

Professor Kjerstin Gruys quoted in USA Today on internalized sexism Read Full Story Here Women who internalize sexism may not call themselves sexist or condone overtly sexist behavior. Instead, they undervalue their talents, undermine other women and unwittingly bolster a boys’ club that has a long history of policing women’s bodies, curtailing women’s choices and protecting [...]

By | March 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Professor Mariah Evans interviewed on the social factors that influence happiness

Read Full Article Here Mariah Evans Associate Professor of Sociology at University of Nevada-Reno             To what extent is the current political climate affecting the happiness of Americans?  Which Americans? Normally, politics has little or no effect on happiness, but there may be a small boost for people who identify [...]

By | March 14th, 2017|Sociology, Uncategorized|0 Comments