This page is dedicated to news and events related to the StAR Lab.
July 15th 2020: Dr. Fiocco presents Cultivating Mindfulness for Wellbeing Among Caregivers. This is a free webinar event through the Ontario Caregiver Organization. Visit Eventbrite.
September 1st 2019: The inaugural Canadian Stress Research Summit will be held on April 30th/May 1st 2020. ABSTRACT SUBMISSION IS NOW OPEN!!! https://www.ryerson.ca/canadian-srs/ ***** POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC****
April 16th 2019: Dr. Fiocco speaks with Andrea Wilkinson, founder of Brain Shape®, on mindfulness and aging . To listen to the podcast, visit: https://brainshape.ca/episode6/
April 5th 2019: Dr. Fiocco will be presenting EngAGE: Find your Fountain of Youth at CRAM, an evening learning festival highlighting new ideas across 4 universities. Registration is free: https://sites.grenadine.co/sites/publicinc/en/cram
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: http://fiftyplusfestival.blog.ryerson.ca/festival-at-a-glance/
March 2018: Ryerson 3MT® Competition People’s Choice Award goes to Laura Krieger for her thesis presentation on Virtual Tourism: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcZGBjNl608&feature=youtu.be
February 2018: Panel discussion: Does social media help or hinder? https://ryersonian.ca/does-social-media-help-or-hurt-our-generation/
December 2016: Virtual Travel Study featured in Ryerson’s Research & Innovation Newsletter: http://www.ryerson.ca/research/publications/newsletter/nov-dec-2016/#2
October 2016: Katie Peck speaks on the importance of Harry Rosen’s contribution to research: http://www.mailoutinteractive.com/Industry/LandingPage.aspx?id=2211642&p=1
June 2016: Join us in congratulating our lab members in their big win during the 7th Annual Psychology Student Research & Awards Celebration!: http://psychlabs.ryerson.ca/starlab/congratulations-to-a-successful-year/
Stress and the brain: https: Can stress damage the brain?
Fall 2015: StAR Lab featured in Urban Psychologist: http://ryerson.ca/psychology/news/UP_F15.pdf
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