The Philosophy department at Collin College Spring Creek Campus is pleased to present speaker Dr. Jeffrey Hanson, research associate from Harvard University, in the Program of Integrative Knowledge and Human Flourishing.
"Our guest this week is Jeffrey Hanson, author of "Kierkegaard and the Life of Faith: The Aesthetic, the Ethical, and the Religious in 'Fear and Trembling'". Then the roundtable talks Yik Yak, the breeding grounds of resentment and more Melissa Febos. Special Guest: Jeffrey Hanson."
Dr Frederick published work from his dissertation today in The Journal of Neuroscience that looked at neural oscillations in olfactory tasks in rats. From the significance statement to the paper, "Olfactory system gamma (40–110 Hz) and beta (15–35 Hz) oscillations of the local field potential indicate different neural firing statistics and functional circuits. Read more about Dr Frederick Publishes on Brain Oscillations
Professor VanderWeele and colleagues published a new article on religious attendance and depression. They show that women who frequently attended religious services, compared to those who never, had a lower risk of subsequent depression. However, it was also the case that women who were depressed were subsequently more likely to cease attending service. By using data over time the paper provided evidence for effects in both directions.