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Media Mentions

Kathy Hirsch-Pasek Featured in EdSurge
via EdSurge on June 02, 2022

Kathy Hirsch-Pasek Featured in EdSurge

Professor Kathy Hirsch-Pasek was featured in an EdSurge article on the importance of high-quality childcare.

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via The New York Times on October 11, 2021

Dr. Laurence Steinberg published in New York Times

By Lauren McDuffie

Dr. Laurence Steinberg publlished "Does Instagram Harm Girls? No One Actually Knows." in New York Times. 

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via Temple Now on July 30, 2021

Stepping into the Spotlight

By Emily Kovach

Psychology Professor Laurence Steinberg talks about COVID-19's effects on college students in the New York Times.