Michael Posner

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First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

The US' clumsy balancing act between backing Hong Kong protesters rhetorically and hiding its support financially, comes to a head.

For the United States, so-called “color revolution” used to be a specialty until recently. The Western media has delighted in exposing the US State Department’s role  in the wake of successful political subversion around the world via the National Endowment ... [Published Global Research - Oct 28 2014]
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Renters will lose foreclosure rights end of year

Royal Palm Beach, Fla. - Questions are being raised about a candidate running for public office, because of what he's done in his personal life as a landlord."The water was coming from here you can see all the stains over here," explained Norma Royer ... [Published WPTV TV Channel 5 - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

How to teach self-control and reduce economic inequality

Having self-control, says Walter Mischel, carries strong protective effects. But those self-control skills can be taught. Photo by Flickr user Nick Kenrick.Editor’s Note: Teaching self-control, or the ability to delay gratification, says Columbia psychologist ... [Published PBS - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 08 2014 - Updated Oct 08 2014 - 1 reports

Next in mental health, substance abuse: Preventive interventions to strengthen working memory

— Strong working memory puts brakes on problematic drug use (Medical Xpress): “Adolescents with strong working memory are better equipped to escape early drug experimentation without progressing into substance abuse issues…Most important in ... [Published SharpBrains - Oct 08 2014]
First reported Oct 05 2014 - Updated Oct 05 2014 - 1 reports

Tommy Weir: It’s Never Good Enough For Dubai

'It's good enough' is a phrase you’ll never hear in Dubai, writes the author of '10 Tips For Leadership In The Middle East'.ByTommy Weir1 hour agoAt least from the ruler, HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, who says, “Nothing is impossible.” When ... [Published Gulf Business - Oct 05 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

College of the Canyons involved in statistics teac...

In implementing the Teaching a New Generation of Statistics Educators (TANGO) Stats Ed project for the fall 2014 semester, co-principal investigators Monica Dabos of College of the Canyons and Michael Posner of Villanova University are building a foundation ... [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Eight Really Annoying Things from Obama's UN Speech

This morning I read President Obama's speech to the UN General Assembly and would like to take this time to draw attention to eight things in it that I found really annoying.I'm sure that many of you upon reading the preceding sentence will ask, "Only ... [Published American Spectator - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

No ‘party position’ on Cha-Cha

“Continuity” was the theme sounded by three congressmen, all stalwarts of the Liberal Party, at yesterday’s “Bulong Pulungan sa Sofitel.”Representatives Edgar Erice of Caloocan, Ben Evardone of Eastern Samar and Mel Sarmiento of Western Samar (also LP ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 1 reports

Q&A: UO psychology professor Michael Posner discusses award-filled career

Michael Posner, 77, is the professor emeritus for psychology at the University of Oregon. He has done extensive research on cognitive science, mainly in the area of attention, and has received multiple honors as a result of his findings.Last week, Posner ... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 1 reports

US warned over surveillance reform

_ John Napier Tye has raised a Snowden-like alarm about the vulnerability of Americans' communications data. Photo: Miguel Juarez Lugo/Zuma/Corbis John Napier Tye is not Edward Snowden. He says he has no surveillance documents to disclose to journalists. ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
First reported May 13 2014 - Updated May 13 2014 - 1 reports

The New York Times starts to pay attention: Exercising The Mind to Treat Attention Deficits

Exercising The Mind to Treat Attention Deficits (The New York Times): “Poor planning, wandering attention and trouble inhibiting impulses all signify lapses in cognitive control. Now a growing stream of research suggests that strengthening this mental ... [Published SharpBrains - May 13 2014]
First reported May 05 2014 - Updated May 06 2014 - 1 reports

Which kind of mindfulness meditation to choose? Comparing sitting meditation, body scan, and mindful yoga

Let’s say you want to be more mindful—that is, cultivate intentional, non-judgmental attention to each moment. Meditation is the core of mindfulness, but there are many different forms of meditation. Which one is best for you? That’s the question tackled ... [Published SharpBrains - May 05 2014]

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The US' clumsy balancing act between backing Ho... [Published Global Research - Oct 28 2014]
Renters will lose foreclosure rights end of year [Published WPTV TV Channel 5 - Oct 24 2014]
How to teach self-control and reduce economic i... [Published PBS - Oct 10 2014]
Next in mental health, substance abuse: Prevent... [Published SharpBrains - Oct 08 2014]
Tommy Weir: It’s Never Good Enough For Dubai [Published Gulf Business - Oct 05 2014]
College of the Canyons involved in statistics t... [Published Santa Clarita Valley Signal - Sep 25 2014]
COC, Villanova Officials Reform Statistics Educ... [Published KHTS AM-1220 - Sep 25 2014]
Eight Really Annoying Things from Obama's UN Sp... [Published American Spectator - Sep 24 2014]
No ‘party position’ on Cha-Cha [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Aug 19 2014]
Q&A: UO psychology professor Michael Posner dis... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - Jul 30 2014]
US warned over surveillance reform [Published Guardian.co.uk - Jul 23 2014]
The New York Times starts to pay attention: Exe... [Published SharpBrains - May 13 2014]
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