Valley News Recent Headlines
HAPPINESS Colloquium Presents Harvard Professor to Discuss Money and Happiness Feb. 5
02.01.13 |
Harvard Business School professor Michael I. Norton will discuss research that suggests money can make a person happy in his presentation, “Money and Happiness, Giving and Getting” Feb. 5 at 7 p.m. in Lebanon Valley College’s Zimmerman Recital Hall of the Suzanne H. Arnold Gallery.

Norton will explain his theory on how spending money on others can improve people’s moods. His studies reveal that nothing happens to those who spend money on themselves, while those who spend money on others appear to be happier.

Norton’s research has been featured twice in the New York Times Magazine. Because of his insightful ideas, Norton won the Theoretical Innovation Prize from the Society of Personality and Social Psychology, the SAGE Young Scholars Award from the Foundation for Social and Personality Psychology, and a position on the list of Wired Magazine’s “50 People Who Will Change the World.” In addition to being an associate professor of business administration at Harvard Business School, he is co-author of the forthcoming book, “Happy Money: The Science of Smarter Spending,”, which will be released this spring.

HAPPINESS is a year-long integrated series of guest speakers, roundtable discussions, films and courses that will consider the meaning and importance of happiness as a psychological, physiological, social and cultural phenomenon. It involves presentations by speakers from a number of disciplines who approach the theme from the standpoints of the arts, the wellness of body and mind, the demands of a consumer economy, the expectations and duties of political life, and the broad philosophical questions of human flourishing. For more information visit www.lvc.edu/live-calendar.


04.17.14
Lebanon Valley College Hosts Governor Corbett and Representatives from 40 Colleges and Universities
View Full Story

04.17.14
Lebanon Valley College’s Mund College Center Awarded Prestigious LEED® Green Building Certification
View Full Story

04.16.14
Lebanon Valley College Welcomes Scott Barton, Executive Chef and Culinary Consultant
View Full Story

04.16.14
Accept Your Admission Offer – Join the Class of 2018!
View Full Story

04.16.14
Digital Communications Students Give Humane Society of Lebanon County a Makeover
View Full Story

04.16.14
ValleyFest Presents Mike Stud in Concert April 26
View Full Story

04.15.14
"I Am" Part of LVC's Colloquium Film Series
View Full Story

04.14.14
When Technology Tells the Deepest Stories
View Full Story

04.11.14
The Lebanon Valley College Guitar Ensemble to Perform Concert Apr. 14
View Full Story

04.11.14
Lebanon Valley College Hosts 43rd Annual ValleyFest April 25 and 26
View Full Story

04.10.14
Competing for a Cause: A Q&A with Joey Miller '14 and Kevin Smith '14
View Full Story

04.10.14
Lebanon Valley College Orchestra to Perform Spring Concert Apr. 13
View Full Story

04.09.14
Lebanon Valley College Students Host Art Exhibition
View Full Story

04.09.14
Students Fill 10,000 Eggs for Community Easter Egg Hunt
View Full Story

04.09.14
Inquiry 2014 Reflection from Justin Radanovic '14
View Full Story

04.09.14
Students Present Self-run Business at Lebanon Valley College’s Inquiry 2014
View Full Story