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Frederica Wald Dispels Popular Psychology Myths

In recent years, a growing number of psychological theories have become popularized by the American media; however, this has also led to the spread and continuation of various psychological myths. While many Americans look to scientific disciplines such as psychology and sociology for answers to life’s most common problems, the general public must remain critical […]

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Frederica Wald Discusses the Four Categories of Emotional Intelligence

When it comes to forming and sustaining meaningful relationships in our lives, emotional intelligence is paramount. Originally coined by psychologists Mayer and Salovey in 1990, emotional intelligence refers to a person’s capacity to perceive, process, and regulate emotional information accurately and effectively. Emotional intelligence, often referred to as EI, can be viewed as the point […]

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Frederica Wald Discusses Challenges Facing the Theater Industry and How to Help Turn it Around

Frederica Wald is examining the arts as well as the culture sector of 2021. During her journey she touches on different aspects of the theater industry. One that has been talked about often are the challenges facing the theater industry and how companies and the creative sector can help turn it around. The covid pandemic […]

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Frederica Wald Discusses Lincoln Center’s David Geffen Hall Renovation

This past month, the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts and the New York Philharmonic announced that David Geffen Hall’s renovation would be completed earlier than expected, reopening to the public in the fall of 2022 rather than the original date of March 2024. A long-time supporter of the Lincoln Center and New York Philharmonic, […]

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Frederica “Freddi” Wald Discusses the Importance of the Arts in American Education

Each year, thousands of students from the New York Metropolitan area visit the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Students can learn about different influential artists, art styles, and historical events at the museum through the Met’s many exhibits and events. Frederica “Freddi” Wald, Head of Membership at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, has spent nearly ten […]

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Frederica Wald offers her Thoughts on How to Maintain a Work-Life Balance During COVID-19

Balancing work, family obligations and just everyday life is already a balancing act and now adding a global pandemic to the mix does not make to it any easier. Many of us have been furloughed, laid off or now (like myself) are working remotely and confined to our “covid” spaces with daily warnings and updates […]