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 Comments are Disabled

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 Comments are Disabled

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