The Psychological Benefits of Interacting with Nature
Join us Friday, November 21, 2014 from 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. in The Auditorium,
Arboretum Centre for a talk by Marc Berman entitled “The Psychological
Benefits of Interacting with Nature” Admission is free.
Marc Berman is Assistant Professor in the Department of Psychology at the University of Chicago who studies the ability of natural environments to improve affect, attention and memory. Marc received his Ph.D. in Psychology and in Industrial and Operations Engineering from the University of Michigan. He received post-doctoral training at the University of Toronto's Rotman Research Institute at Baycrest. Before arriving in Chicago he was an Assistant Professor of Psychology at the University of South Carolina.
The talk is Sponsored by The Robert H ‘Bob’ Keith Endowment for Arboretum Education Programs.
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