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Celebrated Alumni Event with Guest Speaker - Ty Tashiro

"The Science of Social Awkwardness"

Ty Tashiro, Ph.D., is the author of Awkward: The Science of Why We’re Socially Awkward and Why That’s Awesome and The Science of Happily Ever After. His work has been featured at the New York Times, Time.com, TheAtlantic.com, NPR, Sirius XM Stars radio, and VICE. He received his Ph.D. in Psychology from the University of Minnesota, has been an award-winning professor at the University of Maryland and University of Colorado, and has addressed TED@NYC, Harvard Business School, MIT’s Media Lab, and the American Psychological Association. He lives in New York City.

Thursday, May 3 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
This is a past event.

Upper Lodge
1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Event Type

Lectures & Forums


Departments & Programs, Psychology Department

Target Audience

Everyone, Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni



Event Contact

Laura Chandler

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