Developmental Brown Bag

Spring 2021

All meetings take place from 12:20-1:10pm (except when noted). For Spring 2021, all meetings / talks will be presented virtually via Webex or Zoom. Please contact Umay Suanda for the link and with any questions about DEV Brown Bag. DEV community: please complete THIS FORM to share any announcements or updates with the group.  Announcements will be made at the beginning of each brown bag.  

Date Speaker(s)   Topic
01/22 Dr. Kim Chaney (Asst. Professor; UConn Psych Sciences) Harnessing an Intersectional Framework of Prejudice to Reduce Bias
01/29 Developmental Program Group Discussion Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee Report
02/05 Dr. Selin Gulgoz (Asst. Professor; Fordham University) Gender Cognition in Transgender and Cisgender Children
02/12 Professional Development  Supporting Each Other While Working Remotely (Graduate Student Only Session)
02/19 Dr. Lisa Hurwitz (Research Manager; Lexia Learning) Reading Them Like an (e)Book: Individual Differences in Responsivity to Literacy-Themed Educational Technology*
02/26 TBD TBD
03/05 Dr. Yingying Wang (Asst. Professor; University of Nebraska) Neural Basis of Reading Skills in Children Who Are Deaf and Hard of Hearing*
03/12 Dr. Jennifer Krizman (Research Asst. Professor; Northwestern University) Listening to the Listening Brain: Neurobiology of Development and Injury in Males and Females
03/26 Drs. Jim Green & Gwen Gustafson (DEV faculty) History of Infancy Research through the Lens of the Flagship Journal*
04/02 Juandiego Carmona (Naigles Lab Manager)


Kristin Walker (Coppola Lab Manager)

Juandiego Carmona: “Longitudinal Study of Early Language: Visit 9”


Kristin Walker: “Deaf children’s number mapping skills: Later language exposure, not deafness, explains delays”

04/23 Kelsey Davinson & Martina Villa (DEV graduate students) TBD
04/30 End of Year Celebration  —

*Sign language interpreting will be provided for these talks.