Date posted: March 18th, 2016
Marisha Kazi is a junior Cognitive Science major who conducts research in Dr. Fey Parrill’s Language and Cognition lab. Her research examines gesture in cognitive embodiment of an abstract spatial chemistry concept—stereoisomers, as part of a collaboration with researchers at the University of Chicago (Raedy Ping, PI). …Read more.
Date posted: March 1st, 2016
Date posted: November 17th, 2015
This fellowship, at the University of Osnabrück, is funded by an Anneliese Maier Research Prize awarded to Mark Turner. Application deadline: 15 January 2016. Further particulars are provided at this link. …Read more.
Date posted: October 30th, 2015
Date posted: October 1st, 2015
Date posted: September 30th, 2015
On 24 September, members of the Cognitive Science Student Organization (CSSO) hosted a lecture by Wayne Gray in the Tinkham Veale University Center. Dr. Gray, Professor of Cognitive Science and Computer Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, explored the ideas of acquisition and deployment of extreme expertise in his lecture, Video Gamers and Extreme Expertise: Questions, Methods, and Models for Studying Dynamic Expertise. …Read more.
Date posted: September 11th, 2015
Cognitive Science senior John Brogan’s book In Reflection of Nature has been released. The book details his personal experiences with the cognitive and emotional benefits of interacting with nature. …Read more.
Date posted: May 1st, 2015
Date posted: February 13th, 2015
Mark Turner, Institute Professor in the Department of Cognitive Science, has received an Anneliese Maier Research Award from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. This €250,000, five-year prize supports Turner’s self-chosen research projects, notably the Distributed Little Red Hen Lab, an international consortium which Turner co-directs. …Read more.
Date posted: December 12th, 2014
Students in COGS 101 came up with 30 research designs that could serve as Capstone Projects. If you’d like to use one of them, get permission from the group (contact info on the slide). …Read more.
Date posted: September 27th, 2014