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The Psychology of Motivation and Emotion

Assumption College Undergraduate

Have you ever wondered where human motivation comes from? For instance, what motivates one person to display extreme acts of selflessness and heroism and another to perform acts of terrorism? There is a lot that goes into the science of what drives our decisions and actions, a topic covered by Assumption College’s Associate Professor of […]

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September 29th, 2015

Posted in Psychology

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In honor of upcoming Family Weekend: how education students can learn about getting parents involved

Assumption College Undergraduate

Assumption’s Family Weekend is September 25-27. Families are invited to come and spend the weekend with their Hounds and learn about life on campus. For education majors, the role of a parent or other family member in student success takes on added meaning. In the present, Assumption education students can show off friends and teachers, […]

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September 24th, 2015

Posted in Education

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A growing demand for physician assistants

Assumption College Undergraduate

As Dr. Reid B. Blackwelder, president of the American Academy of Family Physicians puts it for The New York Times, the days of being a solo family physician in a small town are over. Medicine is now a team sport. An increased demand for healthcare services from a growing and aging population, widespread chronic disease […]

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September 15th, 2015

Posted in Biology

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