Latest Stories in August
Neuroscientists Find a Key to Reducing Forgetting—It’s about the Network
Aug 29, 2013
A team of neuroscientists has found a key to the reduction of forgetting. Their findings show that the better the coordination between two regions of the brain, the less likely we are to forget newly obtained information.
Even Mild Stress Can Make it Difficult to Control Your Emotions, NYU Researchers Find
Aug 26, 2013
Even mild stress can thwart therapeutic measures to control emotions, a team of NYU neuroscientists has found. Their findings point to the limits of clinical techniques while also shedding new light on the barriers that must be overcome in addressing afflictions such as fear or anxiety.
Pre-Recession Middle-Class Debt Helped Sink Net Worth, NYU Economist Wolff Finds
Aug 26, 2013
The American middle class was sinking into debt well before the onset of the recession and the housing crisis, a development that took a heavy toll on its net worth once the economic downturn began in 2008, according to a study by economist Edward Wolff.
NYU to Offer Parking Reimbursement Again for Neighbors’ Cars Displaced by Incoming Students
Aug 23, 2013
NYU will reimburse the parking costs – up to 24 hours -- of local residents living between Houston St. and 15th St., from 2nd Avenue to 6th Avenue, who need to use a garage on Sunday, August 25, 2013--“Move-In Day.”