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Lab’s research on forgetting featured in NY Times and other news outlets

Jarrod and Tracy’s research on directed forgetting, recently published in the Journal of Neuroscience, was covered by the New York Times and was also featured in the Times’ Daily Briefing following the release of the piece.

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/03/22/health/memory-forgetting-psychology.html

They were also interviewed by KXAN, a local NBC news affiliate. To read more, check out the news story here, including a 2-min segment that aired on March 11, 2019:

https://www.kxan.com/news/local/austin/ut-researchers-look-to-unlock-the-power-of-forgetting-for-those-with-trauma/1840797848

A variety of other news sources also covered the story:

CBC Radio — March 30, 2019:

https://www.cbc.ca/radio/quirks/how-to-remember-to-forget-the-new-science-of-erasing-memories-1.5075061

Top of Mind on BYUradio — April 11, 2019:

http://www.byuradio.org/episode/450a91c8-f06a-4730-9fb7-0687aa4ed216/top-of-mind-with-julie-rose-venezuela-forced-forgetting-iron-cowboy?playhead=1060&autoplay=true

The image above created by Daniel Zender and was the image featured in the NYT article.