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Cooties and crushes: Brain region finds new role in development

Cooties and crushes: Brain region finds new role in development

By Susan Szuch

April 27, 2015

Glance at a playground — you’ll see boys and girls running around, trying to avoid catching “cooties” from each other. It’s normal behavior for young children, and according to research by University psychology professor Eva Telzer, it’s caused by the brain region that recognizes import...

Business students compete in national PricewaterhouseCoopers competition

Business students compete in national PricewaterhouseCoopers competition

By Alice Smelyansky

January 21, 2014

The theme was “One company, one world, one future.” But it was one relentless commitment to the PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP case competition that allowed a group of students from the University to reach the national level. On Jan. 3 and 4, the members of Team Innovate — Naomi Liu, Michael Bosworth, Jasmine ...