P&N Graduate Student Jaime Castrellon Honored for Commitment to Outstanding Mentorship

Friday, April 17, 2020
Doctoral student Jaime Castrellon of Psychology & Neuroscience, along with Amanda Lazarus (Art, Art History & Visual Studies),  has won the 2020 Bass Connections Award for Outstanding Mentorship. This award recognizes the vital role graduate students and... Read More »
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P&N Professors Terrie Moffitt and Tim Strauman Share Supportive Guidance in the Challenging Time of Social Distancing

Friday, April 10, 2020
"Dealing with coronavirus: it's OK to be anxious." Duke mental health share ways to deal with isolation and anxiety.Full article published in Duke Today April 8, 2020 by Eric Ferreri   Right now, it’s OK not to feel OK. In this unprecedented time of coronavirus-prompted... Read More »
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David Rabiner Recognized as 'Dedicated Devil': Rising to the Challenge During COVID-19

Thursday, April 9, 2020
"We had our lives turned updside down very quickly." As a university community, we face tremendous challenges brought on by the coronavirus pandemic.  Duke staff and faculty everywhere are stepping up to keep the important work of the university and health system going. Working@... Read More »
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Graduate Student Brenda Yang Receives Scholar Award from the P.E.O. Sisterhood

Friday, April 3, 2020
P&N graduate student Brenda Yang has been selected as one of 100 doctoral students in the United States and Canada to receive a Scholar Award from the P.E.O. Sisterhood. She was sponsored by Chapter AJ of Cary, NC. The P.E.O. Scholar Awards were established in 1991 to... Read More »

Faced with the challenges of COVID-19, our community carries on

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused Duke, like many other institutions, to move classes to remote access. Faced with the challenges of learning new technologies while also adjusting to social distancing and working/learning from home, P&N community members are finding ways to adapt ... Read More »
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Hannah Moshontz becomes first P&N student to defend PhD dissertation remotely

Friday, March 20, 2020
Hannah Moshontz reflects on the experience of defending her PhD dissertation remotely on March 18, 2020. Moshontz is the first student in the department to do so, with great success! Congratulations, Dr. Moshontz! What was the process of defending your dissertation remotely?... Read More »
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Professor Michael Tomasello interviewed on podcast, Cognitive Revolution

Friday, March 13, 2020
Cody Kommers, a PhD student at Oxford University, interviewed P&N Professor Michael Tomasello on the podcast Cognitive Revolution, aired March 10, 2020.  The episode, #18: Michael Tomasello on Writing for Young People, reveals a side of Tomasello that many... Read More »
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Irwin Kremen, Duke Professor of Psychology and Internationally Acclaimed Artist, Dies at 94

Monday, February 10, 2020
Irwin Kremen, PhD, a Duke Professor of Psychology, rose to international acclaim as a collagist, sculpture artist, and painter. Kremen died Feb. 5, 2020 at the age of 94. Kremen joined the Duke faculty in 1963 and continued his academic career in psychology at Duke until he... Read More »

Duke Hosts Annual Meeting of the North Carolina Cognition Group

Friday, February 7, 2020
UPDATE as of March 11, 2020: To minimize potential health risks amid COVID-19 concerns, Duke University has cancelled all Duke-sponsored in-person events; therefore, the North Carolina Cognition Meeting scheduled for March 21st, 2020 is cancelled. All registrants will receive a refund... Read More »
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Duke Flags Lowered in Honor of P&N Professor Warren Meck

Thursday, January 23, 2020
Warren Meck, Ph.D., Professor of Psychology and Neuroscience, who studied how humans perceive time, died on January 21, 2020.  Read the full article published 1/23/20 in Duke Today: Duke Flags Lowered: Psychology Professor Warren Meck Dies.