Archives for August 2016

SURF Student Presents at Undergraduate Research Symposium

ugrs_sarahSarah Kimbley, a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow in the lab, presented her research today on the development of visual selective attention. NTID was well represented at the RIT Undergraduate Research Symposium, and Sarah did a great job. She’ll complete her research for her senior honors thesis in the Department of Psychology.

Lab Welcomes Fulbright Scholar, Chloé Stoll

Chloe_StollChloé Stoll, a doctoral student with Olivier Pascalis at Université Pierre Mendès France, was awarded a Fulbright scholarship to spend six months working at RIT/NTID in the deaf x lab. While she’s here, Chloé will be conducting research on the effects of deafness and signing on visual skills, and learning American Sign Language.

Welcome to Rochester, Chloé!

Welcome to Brennan Terhune-Cotter!

Image of Dr. Matt Dye shaking the hand of Brennan Terhune-Cotter.On August 1st, the deaf x lab was pleased to welcome Brennan Terhune-Cotter to RIT/NTID. Brennan is a graduate of Randolph Macon College, and will be working as a research associate on our NSF-funded longitudinal study of temporal visual selective attention in deaf children.

Welcome, Brennan!