Tag Archives: mindfulness

Sweets for the sweet?

An article in today’s Chronicle of Higher Education describes new research on embodied cognition presented last week at the Society for Personality and Social Psychology conference. “Embodied cognition” is the idea that the nature of people’s minds is shaped by the form … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Learning to focus is our next digital challenge

Will the Internet, with all its abundance, prove to be a distracting road to perdition or the “straight and narrow” pathway that leads humanity to its highest potential? Here’s a link to an excellent article, “You’re distracted.  This professor can help,” from The … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Teaching, Technology | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments