April 2014

April 16, 2014

CU Psychology and Neuroscience graduate student Dan Gustavson (Cognitive, mentored by Akira Miyake) was in the news again for some research he and colleagues have done regarding procrastination. Don’t put off reading the Daily Camera’s article about the research. CU Psychology and Neuroscience Professor Emeritus Eugene Gollin passed away recently...

March 2014

March 15, 2014

CU Psychology and Neuroscience Professor Emeritus Tom Landauer passed away recently. He was a professor in the department for several years. His close friend and colleague in the department, Professor Emeritus Lyle E. Bourne, Jr., has written an obituary . CU Psychology and Neuroscience Distinguished Professor Linda Watkins (Behavioral Neuroscience)...

February 2014

Feb. 14, 2014

CU Psychology and Neuroscience graduate student Sarah Grover (Social, co-mentors Tiffany Ito and Bernadette Park) was one of only 7 graduate students to win an award for best student poster at the recent Society for Personality and Social Psychology (SPSP) meeting in Austin, TX, for her poster entitled “Group Problem...

January 2014

Jan. 28, 2014

As part of its community outreach program, CU-Boulder researchers from the Intermountain Neuroimaging Consortium, led by CU Psychology and Neuroscience professor and Director (on sabbatical this academic year) of the Institute of Cognitive ScienceMarie Banich (Cognitive), are speaking at the Louisville (CO) Public Library’s “CU at the Library” series on...

December 2013

Dec. 20, 2013

CU Psychology and Neuroscience undergraduate Megan Morgenthaler (neuroscience major) received the Chancellor’s Recognition Award at CU-Boulder’s winter graduation ceremony. One of only two students to be so honored, the award is in recognition of achieving straight As during her college career.

November 2013

Nov. 15, 2013

CU Psychology and Neuroscience Professor Emeritus Lyle Bourne (Cognitive) and College Professor of DistinctionAlice Healy (Cognitive) are the authors of a book entitled Train Your Mind for Peak Performance: A Science-Based Approach for Achieving Your Goals published by APA Books. Read more about this volume. CU Psychology and Neuroscience Professor...

October 2013

Oct. 5, 2013

CU Psychology and Neuroscience professor and Director of the Institute of Cognitive Science Marie Banich (Cognitive) has been awarded a 2013–2014 James McKeen Cattell Fund Fellowship. Presented in partnership with APS, the fellowship is awarded yearly to North American university faculty committed to developing scientific research in psychology and its...

September 2013

Sept. 18, 2013

CU Psychology and Neuroscience professor John Hewitt (Behavioral Genetics) was interviewed for an NPR segment because of some research published in Psychological Science . This research, authored by former Hewitt PhD student Angela Brant (now doing a postdoc at Penn State) and several other CU Psychology and Neuroscience faculty, showed...

August 2013

Aug. 21, 2013

CU Psychology and Neuroscience professor Matt Keller (Behavioral Genetics and IBG faculty fellow), was in the news for a study published recently in the journal PLOS Genetics. The research attempts to explain the fact that taller people tend to be slightly smarter as well. To what extent is this determined...

July 2013

July 17, 2013

CU Psychology and Neuroscience Director of Operations Carolyn James received a 2013 CU Shared Practices award for her idea regarding Research Administrators Meetings. Read more about this innovative idea and also see a list of more of the award-winning ideas .

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