Exploring Psychology: Summer@USC

The official Tumblr for the Exploring Psychology class at USC Summer Programs 2013. Psychology, neuroscience, current events, social justice, pop culture, and GIFs. (ALL TEH GIFS.) Imagine if Buzzfeed and Upworthy had an unabashedly nerdy lovechild. That's this.

Curated by @leslie_bern. Questions? (And you certainly don't have to be in the class.) Ask or tweet me!
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Bob Sternberg (former president of the American Psychological Association) talks standardized testing at TEDxOSU. Spoiler alert: It’s not as important as you think. Promise. 

Ed. note: From the daughter of a *brilliant* Hispanic immigrant, cómo te atreves, dude? ¿Cómo te atreves?

Lauren Potter and Jane Lynch from Glee spread the word to end the R-word. Click here to learn more about the campaign.

Emotional intelligence. Mr. Spock haz it. 

How do people react when (fake) customers at a New York supermarket insult a cashier with Down syndrome? What Would You Do? investigates and restores your faith in (most of) humanity

Trigger warning: The R-word and other related slurs.