News & Announcements Archive


Undergraduate Spotlight: Carol Lu

Undergraduate Spotlight: Carol Lu
"This summer, I am working with Liane Young at the Boston College Morality Lab studying prosocial behavior and decision-making with postdoctoral fellow Gordon Kraft-Todd. Our project focuses on virtue discounting in the context of economic games. [...]"


GRE Scores Not Required

The Department of Cognitive Science will not require GRE scores from 2021 graduate program applicants.


Diversity Statement

We, the Department of Cognitive Science at JHU, stand with the voices of the Black Lives Matter movement. Black lives matter. Not only do they matter, but we value Black voices and experiences in our department and, more broadly, our field. We stand in solidarity with Black, Latinx, and Indigenous communities [...]


Summer 2020 PhD: Pang Chaisilprungraung

Summer 2020 PhD: Pang Chaisilprungraung
We congratulate Pang Chaisilprungraung on successfully passing her doctoral defense. Pang is headed next to a postdoc research fellowship at the Walter Reed Army Institute of Research. Brava, Pang! Her […]


2020 Excellence in Cognitive Science Award

2020 Excellence in Cognitive Science Award
Kiley McKee has received this year's excellence award! Each spring, our faculty members choose a graduating cognitive science major with the strongest combination of academic excellence and outstanding accomplishments in research. Congratulations, Kiley! [...]


Congratulations to the 2020 Doctoral Degree Recipients!

Congratulations to the 2020 Doctoral Degree Recipients!
Congratulations Drs. Karen Clothier and Emory Davis. We're so proud of you. See their advisors, Drs. Barbara Landau and Kyle Rawlins, join faculty across the University in this tribute to our 2020 PhD graduates.


Science of Learning Fellowship

Science of Learning Fellowship
PhD student An Nguyen was awarded a Science of Learning Fellowship for 2020-21 in recognition of her interdisciplinary research and high level of performance in our program. [...]


Three Graduate Summer Internships

PhD students Najoung Kim, Tom McCoy, and Hongru Zhu have earned exciting opportunities to be be summer interns at Google and Microsoft! Read more...


Say Cheese!!

Say Cheese!!
Prof. Barbara Landau took this ‘class picture’ of her online Language and Thought seminar. Prof. Landau says, “The students in this class have been AMAZING!— great presentations, great discussions, and […]