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Academic Convocation

Friday, September 13, 2013 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Jean Yawkey Center - Gym 400 The Fenway, Emmanuel College, Jean Yawkey Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA

Sister Janet Eisner, SND, President, cordially invites you to celebrate the opening of the 2013-2014 academic year with the College's Academic Convocation.

Introduction: Dr. Lenore Martin, Professor of Political Science

Speaker: Dr. Dan Ariely, Author, The (Honest) Truth About Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone--Especially Ourselves

Dr. Ariely is the James B. Duke Professor of Behavioral Economics at Duke University where he holds appointments at the Fuqua School of Business, the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, the Department of Economics and the School of Medicine. He is the New York Times bestselling author of Predictably Irrational: The Hidden Forces That Shape Our Decisions, The Upside of Irrationality: The Unexpected Benefits of Defying Logic at Work and at Home, and in 2012, The (Honest) Truth about Dishonesty: How We Lie to Everyone--Especially Ourselves. He is the founder of the Center for Advanced Hindsight. He has published in top medical, economic and psychology journals, publishes a weekly column in WSJ.com and millions have accessed his TED Talks.

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