deaf x lab has a new home

Come visit us in our new home. Starting July 1st, the deaf x lab is now based in Rosica Hall 1140 at RIT/NTID. We’ll miss our friends in the NTID Center on Cognition and Language, but they still have the coffee machine!!!

deaf x lab is off to the WoRLD conference in Spain

Deaf x lab researchers Geo Kartheiser and Brennan Terhune-Cotter will be presenting at the Workshop on Reading, Language and Deafness in San Sebastian, Spain, this October. Geo will present a poster titled “Preliminary Assessment of Cognitive Fluidity in Deaf College Students from Diverse Linguistic Backgrounds”, and Brennan will be giving an oral presentation (sic) titled Read more about deaf x lab is off to the WoRLD conference in Spain[…]

New NSF Grant: Articulatory and Perceptual Constraints on Natural Language Evolution

The deaf x lab is thrilled to announce a new collaboration between RIT, Boston University and U Penn. With support from NSF, we will be starting a new project called “Multimethod Investigation of Articulatory and Perceptual Constraints on Natural Language Evolution”. Using computer vision and human movement modeling techniques, we will be asking whether sign Read more about New NSF Grant: Articulatory and Perceptual Constraints on Natural Language Evolution[…]

Carolyn Gershman Accepts Fellowship at Yale

Deaf x lab research assistant Carolyn Gershman has accepted a Post-baccalaureate Fellowship in Developmental Psychopathology and Social Neuroscience at Yale University. We all wish her the best for her new adventure this coming Fall, and we know she’ll go on to do great things. Congratulations, Carolyn!