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Spring 2018: COGS 325/425 Cognitive Approaches to Literature (Tues/Thurs 11:30-12:45 Instructor: Vera Tobin)

Date posted: November 13th, 2017

This course explores “literary” aspects of the way we think, as well as how features of our cognition are reflected in our creative use of language in stories, jokes, poetry, and other artful artifacts. …Read more.

Cogsci Open House! Friday, October 20, 2017, 1-3pm, 618 Crawford

Date posted: October 6th, 2017

Discuss the Cogsci major and minor, learn about opportunities and careers, meet the leaders of the Cognitive Science Student Organization. Everyone invited! …Read more.

Michael White is visiting from Ohio State on 10/6 Friday

Date posted: October 6th, 2017

Michael White is visiting from Ohio State on 10/6 Friday. He works in natural language processing. His talk abstract and bio are below. His seminar is 1:30-2:30 in White 411.
In this talk, I will discuss two scenarios where it is important to  avoid generating sentences with structural ambiguities. …Read more.

Cogsci Colloquium, Thursday, 07 September 2017, 4-5pm, 618 Crawford

Date posted: September 7th, 2017

Larry Muhlstein presents on “Interactive Communicative Inference”
See the colloquium page for details. …Read more.

Red Hen Lab wins its third Google Summer of Code in a row! See http://redhenlab.org

Date posted: June 23rd, 2017

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Cogsci Colloquium, Thursday, 13 April 2017, 4-5pm, 618 Crawford

Date posted: April 3rd, 2017

 
Natalia Igl presents on “Framing the Text, Positioning the Reader: The ‘observer’-paradigm in 1920s-30s German modernist aesthetics.”
See the colloquium page for details. …Read more.

CSSO Event: Pronouns & Gender. Does Language Matter?

Date posted: November 8th, 2016

Thursday 11/10, 11:30-12:30, Thwing 224
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Cogsci Open House! Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 3-4pm, 618 Crawford

Date posted: October 3rd, 2016

Discuss the Cogsci major and minor, learn about opportunities and careers, meet the leaders of the Cognitive Science Student Organization. Everyone invited! …Read more.

Cogsci Colloquium, Wednesday, 12 October 2016, 4-5pm, 618 Crawford

Date posted: October 3rd, 2016

Suren Naicker presents on “An analysis of conceptual metaphors in the Complete Works of Swami Vivekananda.” See the colloquium page for details. …Read more.

CSSO Welcome Dinner

Date posted: September 23rd, 2016

Professor Turner at the CSSO event.
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How many cognitive scientists can you fit in a dining room?

Date posted: May 6th, 2016

Quite a few! See photos of students, faculty, and families celebrating at our annual department party.

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Student Featured in Case Daily for Mental Health Advocacy Work

Date posted: March 30th, 2016

Maia Delegal, a Junior, was recently featured in Case Daily for her efforts to raise awareness for mental health advocacy. By helping to establish CWRU’s first National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) chapter, Maia has provided new avenues for mental health awareness and support for students. …Read more.

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