Zien Hodge, Zall Hirschstein, Brontë Baker-Blake, 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.