Andrea Bonior tackles platonic predicaments in her new book, "The Friendship Fix."
July 26, 2011
Psychology professor Arthur Shapiro and doctoral student Erica Dixon place second in Best Illusion of the Year contest.
June 3, 2011
Dr. Arthur Shapiro and PhD student Erica Dixon were among top scientists competing in Neural Correlate Society's 2011 Best Visual Illusion Contest in Naples, Florida.
May 25, 2011
AU alumnus Jan Scruggs continues work to heal the Vietnam War’s emotional wounds.
March 30, 2011
AU psychology professor discusses how the brain responds to trauma.
March 22, 2011
Arthur Shapiro wins a NIH grant to study how our brain separates color from color contrast and constructs our reality.
November 17, 2010
Upcoming Theses and Dissertation Defenses
Lennea Bower will defend her Master’s thesis on Tuesday, March 18, 2014 from 10 am-12 pm in Asbury 336.
Title: Sympathetic Magical Thinking in Decision Making: Differences for Animate and Inanimate Decision Targets
Dr. Zehra Peynircioglu, Chair
Dr. Scott Parker
Dr. Paula McCabe (Associate Director, University Honors Program)
Kathryn Ross will be defending her dissertation on Tuesday, April 1st, 2014 from 2:30pm-5:30 pm in Asbury 336. The title of her dissertation is: Smoking through a topography device alters some aspects of smoking behavior and reward.
Committee Members are:
Chair: Laura Juliano
Stephen Heishman (from NIDA)
Devon Shook will defend his Master’s thesis on Thursday, April 10, 2014 from 4-6 pm in Asbury 336. The title of his thesis is: Medial and Bilateral Lesions are Necessary for Development of Posterior Fossa Syndrome in Children.
Dr. Catherine Stoodley, Chair
Dr. Zehra Peynircioglu
Dr. Lauren McGrath
Anila D’Mello will defend her Master’s thesis on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 from 2-4 pm in Asbury 336. The title of Anila’s thesis is: Cerebellar Grey Matter and Lobular Volumes Correspond with Core Autistic Symptoms
Catherine Stoodley, Chair
Chandan Vaidya (Georgetown University)