10/06/16: Psychologist Creates Tool for Measuring Memory

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October 06, 2016

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Psychologist Creates Tool for Measuring Memory

When UA psychologist Jamie Edgin grew frustrated with the lack of an effective test for measuring memory in children with intellectual disabilities, she created her own test. It has now been translated into a touchscreen assessment that she is honing with support from a $2.9 million grant.

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Four Questions: On Civility in the Presidential Debates

With Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump to debate again on Sunday, the executive director of the UA's National Institute for Civil Discourse says incivility has been "at the heart" of the campaign.

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UA Student Receives Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award

Danielle Geller, a UA graduate student, writes about her Navajo family in a way that has been described as "a spirit of lyricism, discovery and emotional intelligence."

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UA Receives $1.9M Award to Test Computer-Assisted Surgical Training

UA College of Engineering and College of Medicine researchers are developing and testing a computerized device to train medical students in laparoscopic surgery better than a human surgeon could.

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