design research

Architectural Barriers in Schools (01-10-11)

Pivik conducted an extensive study of in-school architectural elements that are perceived to alter the scholastic experiences of children in 4th through 12th grade with biophysical impairments (e.g., muscular dystrophy, arthritis, blindness).  

Add Some Old Family Pictures (01-04-11)

People who were verbally reminded of their great-grandparents and their ancestors in the 15th century did better on intelligence tests than a control group not asked to consider their forebears during a study conducted by Fischer and his colleagues.