Movement & Learning Lab News

2018-2019

  • April was a great month for the lab! Katie Guarino successfully defended her Master's Thesis, Mady Jurcev and Demi Agaiby presented great posters about their independent research projects at Loyola's Weekend of Excellence, and Katie and Dr. Wakefield had a conference proceedings paper accepted to Cognitive Science Society, with collaborators from Loyola and UC Irvine!

  • Congrats to Katie Guarino, who was accepted to present a talk at the upcoming meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development!

  • Congrats to Mady Jurcev, who is pursuing an independent project with funding from Loyola!

  • Dr. Wakefield published new research in the journal Developmental Psychology with collaborators from the University of Chicago!

2017-2018

  • Congrats to Katie Guarino, who presented research on how children with and without prior knowledge allocate visual attention during math instruction at the Cognitive Development Society Meeting!

  • Dr. Wakefield published new research in the journal Developmental Science with collaborators from the University of Chicago and Indiana University!

2016-2017

  • Congrats to Natalie Schomas and Sarah Heimberg! Both Natalie and Sarah are undergraduate research assistants who won Mulcahy Research Fellowship awards for the 2017-2018 academic year, and Natalie also won the Provost Fellowship award for summer research!

  • Dr. Wakefield published new research in the journal Child Development with collaborators from the University of Chicago!