News & Awards

Grai Calabro 2022
Friday, October 21, 2022

Student Research Showcase: Grai Calabro

Our research assistants Grai Calabro was showcased for the research she is conducing in the Cognitive Development Lab.

Cool Science Day 2022
Saturday, October 1, 2022

Cool Science Day at UCCS

Our research assistants had fun connecting with local families, playing the memory game, and teaching children about metamemory at the Cool Science Day Festival hosted at UCCS.

Heidi Martinez
Thursday, September 29, 2022

Congratulations Heidi Martinez!

Congratulations to our graduate student, Heidi, for being awarded the Small Research Grant for UCCS Psychology Graduate Students!

Michellet at CDS
Friday, April 22, 2022

Congratulations Michelle Shields!

Congratulations to our graduate student, Michelle, for presenting her poster "Get a Hint: An Investigation of the Development of Help-Seeking Behaviors During Learning" at the bi-annual Cognitive Development Society Conference.

Grai Calabro
Friday, April 15, 2022

Congratulations Grai Calabro!

Congratulations to Grai Calabro, one of our research assistants, on receiving an Undergraduate Research Academy Award!

Michelle and Elizabeth
Friday, April 9, 2022

Congratulations to Michelle and Elizabeth!

Congratulations to our lab members, Michelle Shields and Elizabeth Anquillare, for presenting at Rocky Mountain Psychological Association's annual convention! They presented "How helpful is a hint?: The role of hints in children’s retrieval based learning."

Grai and Alisha
Saturday, April 9, 2022

Congratulations to Alisha and Grai!

Congratulations to our undergraduate research assistants, Alisha Silkey and Grai Calabro, for presenting posters at CSURF! Alisha presented "Objective and Subjective Help Seeking Behaviors in Children" and Grai presented "The Effect of Value on Children's Learning Strategies."

Michelle_Shields
Friday, April 1, 2022

Congratulations Michelle Shields!

Congratulations to our graduate student, Michelle Shields, for successfully defending her master's thesis! Thank you to all of the families who participated!

Elizabeth_Aquillare
Tuesday, March 29, 2022

Congratulations Elizabeth Anquillare!

Congratulations to Elizabeth Anquillare, one of our research assistants, for receiving the Outstanding Undergraduate Award!

Alisha_Silkey
Friday, March 18, 2022

Congratulations Alisha Silkey!

Congratulations to one of our Research Assistants, Alisha Silkey, for earning the UCCS Ron Wisner Human Spirit and Leadership award!

Caitlyn at MLRD
Friday, December 3, 2021

Congratulations Caitlyn Dieckmann

Congratulations to one of our research assistants, Caitlyn Dieckmann, for presenting her first research poster at Mountain Lion Research Day!

Psychonomics Poster
Thursday, November 18, 2021

Psychonomics Poster Presentation

Check out the recent research presented by Michelle Shields, our graduate student, at Psychonomics 2021.

Frontier Paper Image
Thursday, October 28, 2021

Congratulations to the Cognitive Development Lab

Congratulations to the Cognitive Development Lab for their recent publication entitled Remote Research Methods: Considerations for Work with Children. Read this paper here.

Trunk or Treat
Friday, October 15, 2021

Children's Museum Trunk or Treat

Our crazy scientists had a blast at the Children's Museum Trunk or Treat event, meeting families, seeing costumes, and running memory games!

Cool Science 2021 Staff
Saturday, October 9, 2021

Cool Science Carnival Day at UCCS

Our research assistants enjoyed teaching children about memory and meeting families at the UCCS Cool Science Day event!

WMMI Science Day 2021
Saturday, July 10, 2021

Family Science Day at the WMMI

Our research assistants had a great time teaching children about memory at the Western Museum Mining and Industry Science Day event!

Effects of Feedback
Thursday, April 8, 2021

Congratulations Morgan McGinnis

Congratulations to one of our Research Assistants, Morgan McGinnis, for successfully defending her honors thesis entitled The Effects of Feedback on Value Based Learning. She also presented on this work at the Colorado Springs Undergraduate Research Forum. View her poster presentation here.

Diana
Monday, April 26, 2021

Congratulations Dr. Selmeczy

Congratulations to Dr. Selmeczy, for receiving a Research and Creative Works seed grant to examine how children seek help in order to improve their learning!

Michelle_Shields
Friday, March 26, 2021

Congratulations Michelle Shields

Congratulations to one of our Research Assistants, Michelle Shields, for winning the Graduate Fellowship Research Award!

Cool Science 2020
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Check out our video for Cool Science Day 2020 by clicking here!

Morgan McGinnis
Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Congratulations Morgan McGinnis

Congratulations to one of our Research Assistants, Morgan McGinnis, on her acceptance into the Undergraduate Research Academy program where she will be conducting her honors thesis! Morgan’s thesis aims to investigate the strategies adults use to remember information and how adults self-reflect about their memory. This program will provide Morgan’s thesis the necessary funding and guidance to support her dedication to both inside and outside of the lab.

LAS News Feed
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Monday, December 2, 2019

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

UCCS Science Day Cognitive Development Lab Debut

 

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