The Cognitive Development Labs presented two posters at Psychonomic Society’s 57th Annual Meeting in Boston. The conference was held from November 17th – 20th. BA/MA student Sheri Reichelson (below) presented work done in collaboration with current lab coordinator Alexandra Zax, former lab coordinator Lonnie Bass, and Professors Andrea Patalano and Hilary Barth entitled “Does the […]
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On July 28th, undergraduate researchers from the Cognitive Development Labs presented their summer projects at Wesleyan University’s Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session. Ray Peters ’18, Lizzie Shackney ’17, Jamie Hom ’17, and Meghana Kandlur ’18 present their poster, “Partition Dependence in Hypothetical Financial Aid Allocations.” Blue Lab post-doc Pierina Cheung speaks with an interested visitor […]
Dr. Hilary Barth and Dr. Andrea Patalano, faculty members in the Psychology Department, have received a major collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation to support a new collaborative research project. The grant will support behavioral research studies on childrens’ and adults’ judgments of number, space, time, and probability. The research project will be conducted in collaboration with […]
On April 28th, Wesleyan University’s Psychology Department held its annual poster session. Students presented their work from the past year. The Cognitive Development Labs were represented by nine lab members and presented a total of six posters. Congratulations to all lab members for their impressive research! Kerry Brew ’18, Sarah Corner ’17, and Ilana Ladis ’17 speak with an […]
On April 24th, the Cognitive Development Labs attended Daffodil Day at the Wadsworth Mansion in Middletown, CT. Lab members had a great time running one of our ongoing studies and speaking with interested families about our labs. Thank you to the Wadsworth Mansion for allowing us to attend and for providing us with a table! Lab members Kayla Schlenz ’16, Blue Lab Coordinator […]
Sheri Reichelson ’16 presented a poster entitled, “Does the Arbitrary Grouping of Physical Options Influence Children’s and Adults’ Choices?” at the Eastern Psychological Association’s 2016 Annual Meeting in New York, New York on March 4th. Sheri received an Eastern Regional travel grant from the Psi Chi Grants Committee and Boards of Directors to fund her […]
On Saturday October 24th, members of the Cognitive Development Labs attended the Halloween Fall Festival on South Green in Middletown. Lab members had a wonderful time handing out candy to trick-or-treaters and speaking with interested families about ongoing research. Lab coordinators Maddy Barclay and Ali Zax represent the Blue and Yellow labs at the Fall Festival.
On July 30th, undergraduate researchers from the Cognitive Development Labs presented their summer projects at Wesleyan University’s Summer Undergraduate Research Poster Session. Anthony Gutierrez ’15 presents his poster, “Number Concepts in Children’s Picture Books.” Professor Anna Shusterman discusses the findings from “New Discoveries in How Children Understand ‘Two,’” a poster by Kayla Schlenz ’16. […]