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Examining 'Science, Morality and Improving the Human Condition'

March 21, 2014

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Michael Shermer


Cal State Fullerton's 20th annual Psychology Day will focus on "Science, Morality and Improving the Human Condition." The April 15 program is free and open to the public.


Tuesday, April 15
9 a.m. – 2 p.m.


Keynote speakers are:
9:30 a.m. — Elizabeth Davis, assistant professor of psychology at UC Riverside, will discuss "Emotion Regulation in Childhood. A Biopsychosocial Approach."
10:30 a.m. — Michael Shermer, founder and publisher of Skeptic Magazine, executive director of the Skeptics Society and monthly columnist for Scientific American Magazine. The CSUF alumnus (M.A. psychology '78) will speak on "The Moral Arc of Science. How Science Has Bent the Arc of the Moral University Towards Truth, Justice, Freedom and Prosperity."


Cal State Fullerton, Titan Student Union, Portola Pavilion
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, 92831


$2 per hour or $8 for a daily permit. Details are available online


Annual program was organized by Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society and the Psychology Department Student Association with support from the Psychology Department, College of Humanities and Social Sciences, and Humanities and Social Science Inter-Club Council.

More Info:

Briana Horwitz, assistant professor of psychology

Media Contact:

Pamela McLaren

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