Different Types of Memories Influence Our Attention In New Situations,
9 Facts About Emotional Memories Recall
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How the Brain Stores Trivial Memories, Just in Case
Why We Can't Trust Our Memories
The Discrimination Tax
How to Erase Bad Memories
The Cost of Racial Bias in Economic Decisions
How Neuroscience Could Help Identify Racial Bias Brains on Trial with Alan Alda, Episode 1, PBS, September 11, 2013
Why Stress Makes it Harder to Control Emotions
The Marketplace in Your Brain
How the Brain Views Race
When Memory Committs an Injustice
The Certainty of Memory Has Its Day in Court
Scientists Debate Benefits of Memory-Enhancing Drugs
Do You Really Remember Where You Were on 9/11?
The Science Studio: A conversation with Elizabeth Phelps at the One Mind for Research Symposium
Psychologists Find Unintentional Racial Biases May Affect Economic and Trust Decisions
Can You Alter Your Memory?
Study Suggests Methods and Timing to Treat Fears
Erasing Fears by Thinking About Them
Ancient Brain Circuits Light Up so We Can Judge People on First Impressions
Mixing Psychology and Politics
Train Your Mind, Kick Your Craving
Letter to the Editor: Politics and the Brain
Boo! Scientists Help Us Cope with Fear
This is Your Brain on Optimism
Duped: Can Brain Scans Uncover Lies?
A Conversation about Neurolaw
Watching the Brain Lie: Can fMRI Replace the Polygraph?
The Brain on the Stand
Who Should Read Your Mind?
Actions Speak Louder than Images
From Freud to the Mysteries of the Human Brain
New York University Launches 9/11 Memory Database
How, but Not Why, the Brain Distinguishes Race
Mathew Hakimi won the 2016 Doris Aaronson Award for outstanding departmental research for his Honors Thesis, as well as Best in Poster Presentation Award at the NYU College of Arts and Science 42nd Annual Undergraduate Research Conference.
Gus Baker won the 2015 Ravi and Nalni Saligram Research Scholar for writing the best undergraduate grant proposal
Liz Phelps receives the Distinguished Scholar Award from The Social and Affective Neuroscience Society
Jennifer Lenow won the NSF's Graduate Research Fellowship
Chrissy Sandman receives Best Poster in the NYU Undergraduate Research Conference
Liz Phelps elected incoming President of the Association of Psychological Science
Catherine Hartley receives James McKeen Cattell Award for Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation, Honorable Mention
Laura Palazzolo receives Dean's Undergraduate Research Conference 2012 Best Panel Award
Emma Ferneyhough receives Douglas and Katherine Fryer Thesis Fellowship in Psychology
Jeffrey Hamilton receives Doris Aaronson Award for Outstanding Departmental Honors Thesis
Jeffrey Hamilton receives Best Poster in the NYU Undergraduate Research Conference