Positivity Pinpoint: Halo and Horns Effect

By Devi Chandran (‘24) Who would you hire?  Kaitlin is a 25-year-old graduate from Brown University and has  a major in business with a minor in communications. Friends often describe her as outgoing, likeable, confident, and driven. As a valedictorian of her high school class, Kaitlin was notably able to start college as a sophomore. Due to a strong passion for charity work, she then … Continue reading Positivity Pinpoint: Halo and Horns Effect

Why it’s Hard For Us to Change Our Minds

By Marina Campoy-LoVasco (’23) When you listen to the debates, you might wonder, does this change anyone’s mind? The people who agree with one party will continue supporting them and those in support of the other side will continue to support their side as well. There is even a term to describe this sort of event, confirmation bias. We as people prefer both people and … Continue reading Why it’s Hard For Us to Change Our Minds