Gil Sherman Memorial Lecture: Making it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning


Henry L. Roediger, III
James S. McConnell Distinguished University Professor 
Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences
Washington University in St. Louis

Title: Making it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning

The Department of Psychology is delighted to present Dr. Henry Roediger, internationally renowned scientist for his research on learning and memory and applications to the classroom, as our speaker for the inaugural Gil Sherman Memorial Lecture.  A member of the American Academy of Arts and Science and the National Academy of Sciences, Dr. Roediger’s research has been most influential in furthering our understanding of factors that diminish and enhance human memory.  His numerous awards include the William James Lifetime Achievement Award from Association for Psychological Science, a John P. Guggenheim Fellowship, the John P. McGovern Award from the American Association for the Advancement of Science, and a Doctor of Social Sciences, honoris causa, from Purdue University.  He has served as president of the Association for Psychological Science, Psychonomic Society, Midwestern Psychological Association, and the Experimental Psychology Division of the American Psychological Association. 

Friday, September 13, 2019 at 12:00pm to 1:15pm

ICC Auditorium
37th and O St., N.W., Washington

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Georgetown College, Psychology


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