Archive for the 'Psychology' Category

What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

I wrote a review for Teachers College Record on Nicholas Carr’s new book, The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains. Check it out on TCR, or read it below:

Using Network Visualizations as Knowledge Communicators

Monday, January 15th, 2007

I thought I might share my final paper for Prof. Tversky’s class, Using Network Visualizations as Knowledge Communicators. The paper asks the question, in what circumstances are network visualizations an effective tool for transferring knowledge?

Sloan-C Conference

Tuesday, November 14th, 2006

I’ve had the pleasure of presenting at the Sloan-C conference this past Friday in Orlando. I thought I would share the basic premise of my presentation here on my blog.

Experimenting with Latent Semantic Analysis

Monday, August 29th, 2005

I am officially done with paper writing for the summer. I now have a whopping week before Fall begins (sigh). Below is my final paper for the Psychology course I took this summer: Abstract: The aim of this paper is to test both the practical use value and the psychological underpinnings of Latent Semantic Analysis […]

Limited Capacity Model and the Cognitive Processing of Television Shows

Thursday, August 11th, 2005

I’ve been feeling like a paper mill lately. The summer classes I took seemed pretty heavy on the written word (the sunshine is no guarantee of reprieve). Here’s the paper I wrote for the Psychology of Media course. Overview: In Everything Bad is Good For You: How Today’s Popular Culture is Actually Making Us Smarter, […]