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The Dunning-Kruger effect is a cognitive bias manifesting in unskilled individuals suffering from illusory superiority , mistakenly rating their ability much higher than is accurate. This bias is attributed to a metacognitive inability of the unskilled to recognize their ineptitude.
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And the soundtrack to your college experience is just as important as whatever it is you're actually doing, whether it's finishing your paper at 7 a.m. or sidestepping puddles of vomit at the nearest frat party. Spotify combed through listener data from its student deal program to compare how students from different universities around the country listen to music.
Are your servings big? Or you're pairing the food you crave with something unhealthy? There are some mistakes that can make cravings more intense and frequent. Here's a list of mistakes that make cravings even worse, reports huffingtonpost.com: * Your serving is too big: You've got a craving for brownies, you're going to have some, and you're okay with that.
The city of Ithaca proudly opened its gates to the Cascadilla Gorge Trail for the first time in six years. After tropical storms caused serious damage to the gorge in 2008, it was closed down for safety reasons.
"Hot Jupiters," those large gaseous planets outside our solar system, can make their suns wobble after they wend their way through their own solar systems. Blame the "hot Jupiters."
As Scotland's electorate approaches the Sept. 18 vote on independence, Robert Travers, associate professor of History at Cornell University, predicts that the Scottish electorate may vote for independence after all.
The Grammy-nominated early music ensemble Ars Lyrica Houston presents Bach & Sons: At the Caf on Friday, November 14, 2014 at Zilkha Hall, Hobby Center for the Performing Arts. The first of a two-part tribute to the great Bach dynasty on Ars Lyrica's 2014/15 season, this program includes a rarely performed ode and a concerto by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach, younger brother Johann Christoph Friedrich Bach's cantata Die Amerikanerin, plus patriarch Johann Sebastian Bach 's beloved "Coffee Cantata."
Any high school student dreaming of college considers applying to a "safety school" to get a guaranteed acceptance just in case no other schools work out. For those equipped with an ivy league budget but short on ivy league smarts, you can't get much better than Washington University in St. Louis.
All good hotel managers or CEOs came from somewhere, and it's more important than ever that hotels recruit and stay involved with hospitality schools so they can have input on how schools should prepare students for 21st century careers. Before hotel managers and staff were assisting guests with questions on Twitter or giving restaurant recommendations, they were hitting the books in college learning how to best serve the 21st century traveler.
Assemblyman John Ceretto has announced a free informational meeting for the public regarding the effects of sewage sludge on public health will be held tomorrow. Sponsored by the Western New York Sludge Free Alliance, the event will be held at 1 p.m. at Frontier Volunteer Fire Co., 2176 Liberty Drive, Niagara Falls.
The Internet of Things is a natural complement to the cloud and related technologies such as Big Data, analytics, and mobility. Speaker Bio: Joe Weinman has held executive leadership positions at Bell Labs, AT&T, Hewlett-Packard, and Telx, in areas such as corporate strategy, business development, product management, operations, and R&D.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's promises of greater freedoms for the Islamic Republic have not resulted in any major improvements regarding human rights and freedom of expression, the U.N. chief said in a new report on Iran. U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon's annual report to the General Assembly on human rights in Iran, obtained by Reuters on Friday, also expressed alarm at the reported recent increase in executions in Iran.
Rocker Grace Potter and the Swedish duo Icona Pop are headed to Ithaca for a joint show pairing two wildly different brands of modern pop music. Potter will perform along with Icona Pop at Cornell's Barton Hall on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014.
We've all fumbled a first impression at some point or another. Look no further than Mr. Darcy from Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.
MacKinnon talks about pornography as the most widespread form of sexual education and how it is ultimately harmful to women. Today's feminist is Catherine MacKinnon born on Oct 7, 1946.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 08:17 am
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