Recently, psychology senior Gabriela Aisenberg was featured in an article on the College of Science website.
Congratulations to Melanie Arenson, B.S. in Psychology 2015, who recently published a paper in Cognitive Science entitled, “Anthropocentric by Default? Attribution of Familiar and Novel Properties to Living Things.” Arenson is currently working at the University of California San Francisco, and the San Francisco VA Medical Center on projects studying PTSD and cardiovascular health and […]
PhD Candidate, Isha Vicaria, is this year’s recipient of the College of Science Dean’s Award for Graduate Student Excellence in Leadership.
Prof. Lisa Feldman Barrett was featured in an article in the News@Northeastern entitled, “How humans bond: the brain chemistry revealed.” In the article, she discusses her research that found, for the first time, the neurotransmitter dopamine is involved in human bonding, bringing the brain’s reward system into our understanding of how we form human attachments. To […]
Recently, Professor Kramer published an article in the Huffington Post entitled, “Want to Reward Your Brain? Get off the Couch.”
Congratulations to Professor Stacy Marsella who recently gave the 53rd Robert D. Klein Lecture.
Recently, Prof. Isaacowitz was featured on the College of Science website about a $1 M (in Swiss Francs) grant he received from the Velux Stiftung in Switzerland to research “The Role of Emotional and Motivational Attention in Healthy Aging: From the Lab to the Home.”
Prof. Lisa Feldman Barrett has published a new book entitled, “How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain.”
Recently, Prof. John Coley was quoted in two articles in Wired Magazine, “The Cognitive Bias President Trump Understands Better than you” and “Ben Carson just got a whole lot wrong about the brain.”
Aziz Bin Ammar had two recent co-op experiences that worked together to offer him a valuable perspective in both learning how a therapist clinic operates and gaining first hand experience working with patients and their families.