Congratulations to Language Creation Lab graduate student Emily Carrigan for receiving a commendation from the Provost for Teaching Excellence!
This January, Dr. Marie Coppola and Deanna Gagne presented at The 12th International Conference on Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research (TISLR12) in Melbourne, Australia. Continue reading
In a huge boon to the Cognitive Science community, UConn will get an fMRI machine on the Storrs Campus. If purchase and installation of the machine proceeds according to plan, the machine should be ready for use by early 2015. Read this UCONN Today post for more information.
We’re raising money for Massiel, a Deaf girl in Nicaragua, to attend school and learn Nicaraguan Sign Language.
Dr. Sanjay Gulati, Deaf child and adolescent psychiatrist, will be giving a talk about language deprivation on April 1, 6pm, at Brown University.