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October 2013 - Dr. Fredrickson presents at TEDxLowerEastSide

Fredrickson TEDx

Dec 2012 - Exciting new research "Think Yourself Well" in the Economist.

May 2010 - UNC Professor Barbara Fredrickson shared her latest research with His Holiness the Dalai Lama in a private scientific meeting hosted by the Mind and Life Institute to celebrate the Grand Opening of the University of Wisconsin's Center for Investigating Healthy Minds in Madison, Wisconsin, on May 16th, 2010.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama

January 2009 - Watch Dr. Fredrickson describe themes in Positivity: Watch on YouTube.

January 2009 - View Dr. Fredrickson's new companion website to Positivity:


November 2008 - Read Dr. Fredrickson's op-ed in the Huffington Post. To view this article use the following link: "Keep Stoking the Positivity -- Our Future Depends On It"

January 2008 - Read about Dr. Fredrickson's work in an article in the Winter 2008 issue of UNC's Endeavors magazine. To view this article, click on the following link: "Why Be Happy"

May 2007 - Watch Dr. Fredrickson's interview with Bill Friday in "North Carolina People" Here

April 2007 - The PEP-Lab grows exponentially and welcomes Tanya Vacharkulksemsuk and Joe Duarte as incoming graduate students, Yi-Chen Lee as a visiting scholar, and Sara Algoe Ph.D. as a new post-doc researcher.

January 2007 - Read Dr. Fredrickson's coverage in the January 7th New York Times Sunday Magazine article about Positive Psychology, "Happiness 101"


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