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The Lure of Psychology

While studying physics as an undergraduate student, Patterson realized that the field was not for him after reading Third Revolution, a book on psychiatry. As he recalls, “I thought ‘this is really interesting,’ and I ended up transferring to a different college.” Once lured into psychology, he has remained there ever since.

The Power of Nonverbal Communication

Miles Patterson
Professor, Psychology
UM St. Louis

By Jacqueline Lampert