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.
Prof. Berent was selected to participate in the 2017/18 Humanities Center Fellowship Group on the theme of “Whose Story?” for her project titled, “Our Language, Our Selves.”
Recently, Professor Derek Isaacowitz talks about his research in a feature on the College of Science website.
Recently, Prof. Chuck Hillman was featured in a committee member spotlight for the Physical Activity Guidelines Advisory Committee. The Committee is composed of 17 nationally recognized experts in the fields of physical activity and health.
Recently, Northeastern hosted some 100 high school students from around the country as part of the American Junior Academy of Science annual conference held in Boston to meet faculty, tour labs, visit research facilities, and see science in action.