Cognitive Development Labs Suspend Research Activities

In light of developments regarding COVID-19, the Cognitive Development Labs have suspended all in-person research activities. We will continue to monitor the rapidly changing situation and follow the University’s recommendations. Check back here or find us on Facebook for updates as they happen during this unusual time. We are incredibly grateful to the community and to … Read moreCognitive Development Labs Suspend Research Activities

CDL Lab Members Travel to Louisville, KY for the 2019 CDS Biennial Meeting

The Cognitive Development Labs presented two posters at the 2019 CDS Biennial meeting held October 17th – 19th in Louisville, Kentucky. The labs were represented by Yellow Lab Members Sophie Charles ’20, lab alum Kerry Brew (BA ’18, MA ’19), lab coordinator Katherine Williams, former lab coordinator Alexandra Zax, and lab director Professor Hilary Barth. … Read moreCDL Lab Members Travel to Louisville, KY for the 2019 CDS Biennial Meeting

Dr. Hilary Barth and Dr. Andrea Patalano Receive NSF Grant to Support Numerical Cognition Research

Dr. Hilary Barth and Dr. Andrea Patalano, faculty members in the Psychology Department, have received a major collaborative grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support a new collaborative research project on numerical cognition. The grant will support behavioral research studies on children’s and adults’ understanding of, and judgments about, number and quantity. Read … Read moreDr. Hilary Barth and Dr. Andrea Patalano Receive NSF Grant to Support Numerical Cognition Research

Psychology Department Annual Poster Session, Wesleyan University 2019

On April 25th 122 undergraduates presented their research at Wesleyan University’s Psychology Department annual poster session. The Cognitive Development Labs were represented by eight lab members and presented a total of seven posters. Jenny Chelmow and Kaila Scott each presented their senior thesis research, and Kerry Brew presented her Master’s thesis! Congratulations to all for … Read morePsychology Department Annual Poster Session, Wesleyan University 2019

CDL at the SRCD Biennial Meeting 2019

Last week was an exciting week for the Cognitive Development Labs! We presented two posters at the 2019 SRCD Biennial Meeting held March 21st – 23rd in Baltimore, Maryland. Professor Shusterman also gave a talk titled “Early knowledge of small number word meanings in toddlers”. The conference was attended by Post-doc Chenmu (Julia) Xing, lab … Read moreCDL at the SRCD Biennial Meeting 2019

Cognitive Development Labs attend the 90th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association

The Cognitive Development Labs presented two posters at the annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association. The meeting was held from February 28th – March 2nd 2019. The labs were represented by Yellow lab member Jenny Chelmow, Faculty member Chenmu (Julia) Xing, and lab coordinator, Katie Williams . Lab member Jenny Chelmow presented her poster … Read moreCognitive Development Labs attend the 90th annual meeting of the Eastern Psychological Association