Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session 2014

On July 31st, undergraduate researchers from the Cognitive Development Labs presented their summer projects at Wesleyan University’s Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session.   Anna Schwab ’16 and Sheri Reichelson ’16 present their summer project, “Developmental Changes in Estimating Spatial Locations”   Elissa Palmer ’16 and Sonia Zavala ’15 present their summer project, “SES-Based Differences in … Read moreSummer Undergraduate Research Poster Session 2014

Daffodil Day – Kids Fest at Wadsworth Mansion

On April 13, members of the Cognitive Development Labs attended Daffodil Day – Kids Fest at Wadsworth Mansion in Middletown. Children played spring-themed number games while parents learned more about the Labs and received fun number game packets to take home. Thanks to all the families who stopped by!   Olivia Mason and Maddy Oswald … Read moreDaffodil Day – Kids Fest at Wadsworth Mansion

Living Laboratory at the Connecticut Science Center

One year ago, the Cognitive Development Labs partnered with the Connecticut Science Center to create a Living Laboratory as part of an effort to bring child development research to the museum. Each weekend, undergraduate researchers from the Cognitive Development Labs visit the science center to talk about our research with families, and children can even … Read moreLiving Laboratory at the Connecticut Science Center

Halloween Fall Festival

On October 25th, members of the Cognitive Development Labs had a wonderful time meeting local families while handing out candy and playing number games with trick-or-treaters at the Halloween Fall Festival hosted by the Middletown Parks and Recreation Department.   Research assistants Portia Lundie, Jillian Roberts, Julia Vermeulen, Rachel Warner, Maddy Oswald, and John Pacheco … Read moreHalloween Fall Festival

CDLs Attend Third-Annual SLAC Mini-Conference

On July 19th, the Cognitive Development Labs attended the third-annual SLAC (Selective Liberal Arts Colleges) Cognitive Development mini-conference at Smith College in Northampton, MA. Faculty and research assistants from Wesleyan, Smith College, Barnard College, Williams College, and Wellesley College participated. Research assistants had the opportunity to present posters of their current projects:      Ziyue … Read moreCDLs Attend Third-Annual SLAC Mini-Conference

The Labs Present at the 2013 Meeting of the Society for Research in Cognitive Development

Members and alumnae of the Cognitive Development Labs presented posters about our current research projects at the Society for Research in Cognitive Development biennial meeting in Seattle, WA. Undergraduate Emilie George ’13, lab alums Deborah Cho ’12, Julia Leonard ’11 and Michaela Swee ’12, former post-doc Emily Slusser, previous lab coordinators Talia Berkowitz and Elizabeth … Read moreThe Labs Present at the 2013 Meeting of the Society for Research in Cognitive Development