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Current projects

Below are some of our lab's ongoing projects and recent conference presentations:

Raposo, S., & Carstensen, L. L. (2019, February). Examinging future perceptions: Non-linear trends in how people think about the distant future. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Portland, OR.

Raposo, S., & Carstensen, L. L. (2018, November). Can envisioning the future improve physical health? Poster presented at the Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting, Boston, MA.

Shavit, Y. Z, Raposo, S., Carstensen, L. L. (2017, July).  Recruiting volunteers by focusing on emotional meaning: The role of framing and experience.  Poster presented at the 21st World Congress of the Interational Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics, San Francisco, CA.

Raposo, S., Sims, T., Barnes, J. T., & Carstensen, L. L.  (2017, April).  How and when is older age associated with emotional well-being?  Poster presentated at the annual meeting of the Society for Affective Science, Boston, MA.

Raposo, S., & Carstensen, L. L.  (2017, January).  The perfect match: Tailoring volunteer opportunities to goals associated with greater likelihood of volunteering.  Poster presentated at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.

Raposo, S., Sims, T., Bailenson, J., & Carstenson, L. L.  (2016, January).  Imagining one's future self may improve views of old age.  Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.