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Celebrity bodies, post-feminism and ageing – health psychologist explores
Thursday 21 May 2020
From the impact of pop culture on body image to why men dance the way they do, how people manage ageing and illness, and whether self-help books...
Researcher asks ‘how was lockdown for parents?
Wednesday 13 May 2020
Psychology researcher Rosanna Stoop-Maigret started the year with plans to study a phenomenon of memory for her master's degree. Then COVID-19...
Berlin to the Bard and more for lockdown minds
Thursday 23 April 2020
From life behind the Berlin Wall to Shakespeare's England - intriguing and inspirational research from Massey's humanities and social sciences...
Parenting tips for COVID-19 lockdown
Wednesday 1 April 2020
Children need reassurance and routine to help them adjust and cope with life under COVID-19 lockdown, and parents need to be flexible and responsive...
Psychological first aid in measles-affected Samoa
Friday 20 December 2019
A Massey University psychologist flew to Samoa this week to take smart phones and tablets donated by the University to equip counsellors and church...
‘Lonely in a crowd’ can reduce brain function
Sunday 8 December 2019
Being lonely in a crowd is worse for cognitive function than being lonely and alone, according to new research by clinical psychology graduate Dr...
Turning disasters into PhD success
PhD graduate Dr Marion Tan began researching disaster response after Typhoon Haiyan devastated her home country, the Philippines. Now, she says it's...
Affordable, community engaged earthquake warning system subject of research project
New funding to explore the development of an earthquake early warning system.
South America to South Island for post-quake PhD
A love of surfing and passion for environmental studies, protecting coastlines, and learning about disaster recovery prompted Martín García Cartegena...
Award for quake aftershock emergency comms
Academics from the Joint Centre for Disaster Research have won an award for a project investigating emergency communications and information needs...

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