Topic: college students

A study co-authored by Tara White, assistant professor of behavioral and social sciences, found that individuals without ADHD had poorer working memory after taking Adderall. Working memory was assessed using a digit span task, which requires participants to recall a sequence of numbers.

News, Science & Research

Adderall shows adverse effects in students without ADHD

September 5, 2018 0 comments

Many college students in the United States abuse prescription ADHD medications with the belief that they can improve focus and cognition to achieve academic success.

Columns, Opinions

Friedman ’19: The importance of time to oneself

September 14, 2017 0 comments

When I think back on my summer, some of my favorite moments were spent alone.