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News & Announcements Archive
July 6, 2017
Kyle Rawlins Receives a Promotion By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
We are happy to announce that Prof. Kyle Rawlins has been promoted to Associate Professor with tenure. Prof. Brenda Rapp commended Kyle for this achievement in saying, “Kyle is just the kind of scholar and colleague that we want to lead the Cognitive Science Department into the future!”
July 1, 2017
Tal Linzen Joins the Department! By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Please welcome Dr. Tal Linzen. He joins our faculty as an assistant professor of psycholinguistics. Previously, Dr. Linzen was a postdoctoral researcher in the Cognitive Science Department of Ecole Normale Supérieure in Paris working with Emmanuel Dupoux and Benjamin Spector.
June 30, 2017
Farewell, Soojin By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Professor Soojin Park has served as an assistant professor in our department for 6 years. It is with bittersweet sentiment that we bid her farewell as she moves on to the next chapter in her professional career. Click the link above to see a few pictures from her farewell dinner.
June 28, 2017
Congratulations to our recent PhD! By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Kudos are in order for Eleanor Chodroff, who successfully defended her dissertation on “Structured Variation in Obstruent Production and Perception” in May 2017. Her degree will be conferred at the end of August. In July, Dr. Chodroff will start a postdoctoral fellowship working with Dr. Jennifer Cole in the Prosody & Speech Dynamics Lab at Northwestern University.
May 24, 2017
Carli Heiman & Alana Disabatino Elected to Phi Beta Kappa By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Carli Heiman A&S ’16 and Alana DiSabatino A&S ’17 were invited to join Phi Beta Kappa, the nation’s oldest and most prestigious academic honor society. As members, they will be among the company of some the nation’s most influential figures. We congratulate Carli and Alana for this incredible honor.
May 15, 2017
Video for STEM-for-All Video Showcase By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Follow the link above to watch the Minds that Build video that our Language & Cognition Lab made for this showcase. 150+ teams submitted their cutting-edge research projects on innovative work aimed at improving teaching and learning of STEM. The event runs May 15 – 22. Tune in and vote for your favorite videos!
May 12, 2017
Our Summer STARs By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Congratulations to cognitive science majors Delaney Ubellacker and Kim Wong for receiving STAR awards! These rising juniors will receive summer stipends to stay in Baltimore to conduct research. Delaney will work in the CogNeuro Lab with Prof. Rapp and grad student Bob Wiley. Kim will work in the Cognitive Neuroscience Lab with Prof. McCloskey.
May 10, 2017
Flipped Learning By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Profs. Rapp and Park flipped their classroom and redesigned it with an active learning approach. Professors across the university are dramatically reinventing the way they teach in an effort to improve instruction and adapt to a generation raised in a wired world. For the full article, click the link above. (JHU Arts & Sciences Magazine, Spring 2017 cover story)
May 2, 2017
Prof. Wilson Receives Undergraduate Faculty Advising Award By Krieger School of Arts & Sciences
Prof. Colin Wilson, Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies in the Department of Cognitive Science, was conferred the 2017 Undergraduate Faculty Advising Award. This honor is given annually to a faculty member in the Krieger School who has demonstrated a dedication to undergraduates and their education through excellence in advising. Click the link above for more details.