This Valentine’s Day, psychologists from Edge Hill University explore the science behind the ‘beer goggles’ effect and suggest there is some truth to this when considering the attractiveness of potential suitors.
With unprecedented scientific consensus, the climate crisis discussion is reaching fever pitch. But how do we address this existential challenge? Professor Geoff Beattie and colleague Dr Laura McGuire recently published The Psychology of Climate Change (Routledge, 2018), where they take inspiration on human behaviour change from some unlikely sources.
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Care leaver and entrepreneur Liz Forshaw has recently embarked on the next chapter of her journey in “empowering, encouraging and inspiring children.”
A dedicated volunteer who has led the way in studying abroad, Robyn Ashfield, has been awarded a prestigious scholarship from Edge Hill University.
A sports student who won a prestigious scholarship for his dedication and compassion has put his success down to the “incredibly amazing” people he met at Edge Hill.
Academics at Edge Hill University have found that spending time on social media, specifically WhatsApp, is good for our wellbeing.
The chance to take control of her destiny and pursue education later in life proved crucial in Heather Ransom’s Fastrack journey.
A group from Edge Hill University enjoyed the trip of a lifetime to the USA thanks to financial assistance from the Student Opportunity Fund.
Researchers at Edge Hill University have helped identify personality traits which make people more (or less) susceptible to persuasion than others. Senior Lecturer in Psychology Dr Helen Wall and colleagues Dr Linda Kaye and Dr Andy Levy, carried out the research with academics at Ulster University and the University of New England, Australia. They […]
Megan Hart is building up to an appearance at a major dance final while also fulfilling her academic ambitions at Edge Hill University.