James R. Pomerantz
Professor of Psychology
Houston, Texas, USA
Rice students write better upon graduation than they did when they matriculated!
A new (April 2017) paper co-authored with Rice alum Danny Oppenheimer and others reporting what may be the first direct before-after comparison of writing skills in college students.
Third Place, Best Illusion of the Year Contest
with Kim Orsten; also see Scientific American coverage