News and Events

 This page is dedicated to news and events related to the StAR Lab.

June 2018: Dr. Fiocco will be presenting An Exploration of Virtual Reality for Older Adults on June 2nd at the 10th Annual 50+ Festival! Check out the great line up of presentations, panel discussions, theatre and more! Visit:

March 2018: Ryerson 3MT® Competition People’s Choice Award goes to Laura Krieger for her thesis presentation on Virtual Tourism:

December 2016: Virtual Travel Study featured in Ryerson’s Research & Innovation Newsletter:

October 2016: Katie Peck speaks on the importance of  Harry Rosen’s contribution to research:

June 2016: Join us in congratulating our lab members in their big win during the 7th Annual Psychology Student Research & Awards Celebration!:

Stress and the brain: https: Can stress damage the brain?

Fall 2015: StAR Lab featured in Urban Psychologist:

September 11th 2015: Join us at North York Senior Centre for a Caregiver Workshop

June 16th 2015: Join us at the North York Library

June 1- June 4th 2015:  Join us at Get Psyched!

April 10th 2015: Take a PAWS with Anastasia Hunse