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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.

Student work to be presented at the 2016 Association for Psychological Science Convention

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.

MA Program in Cognitive Linguistics

Date posted: March 1st, 2016

We are now accepting applications for the MA program in Cognitive Linguistics, beginning in fall of 2015. Deadline for applications is 1 May 2015. Click here for more information. …Read more.

Apply for a Ph.D. fellowship in Cognition & Poetics

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.

Interested in Cognitive Science? See the video of the Cogsci Open House held October 30!

Date posted: October 30th, 2015

Click here for the video. …Read more.

Secondary Major in Cognitive Science

Date posted: October 1st, 2015

Two-for-one: add a secondary major in Cognitive Science to your degree in Engineering, Management, or Nursing! …Read more.

Cognitive Science Student Organization sponsors lecture by Wayne Gray

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.

Cognitive Science undergraduate publishes book.

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.

Graduate Linguistics Program ranked 6th best in the USA

Date posted: May 1st, 2015 ranks the CWRU Cognitive Linguistics graduate program the 6th best linguistics program in the nation. …Read more.

Red Hen Lab wins Google Summer of Code 2015 Grant

Date posted: March 25th, 2015

Professor Mark Turner’s Distributed Little Red Hen Lab wins a Google Summer of Code 2015 grant! Students: Propose a project. Code the summer away. Achieve ultimate glory. …Read more.

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