Zien Hodge, Zall Hirschstein, Clarence A. L. Brontë, and Sean Murphy (from left) spent the summer mapping the temporal dynamics of the amnesic shadow. They presented their work at the Bard Summer Research Institute’s poster session to a rapt audience on September 29, 2016. Congratulations, “Team Group” for a bang-up job!
Memories are made here in the Memory Dynamics Lab’s recently refurbished student workspace. The room provides the research space and technology. The students provide the insights and good times.
A new report in Psychonomic Bulletin & Review reveals that people can intentionally forget previously experienced events by changing their mental representations of contextual information associated with those events. The work has been featured in numerous scientific blogs, Psychology Today, and the Guardian, among others.