News & Events

  • We welcome our HASS Colloquium speaker Prof Xu Qinmei from Zhejiang University.  Screen Shot 2017-04-09 at 11.03.57 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • The LASC Lab will be starting the Fall 2015/2016 Psychology Brown Bag series on “Human Cognition and Cognitive Plasticity” on October 14 2015. It will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30-2:30pm in the Da Vinci room (3.401.01).  The Psychology Brown Bag is an opportunity for researchers and students to engage in scholarly discussions on seminal research in psychology, especially in the area of language and social cognition.  We will be covering topics on human cognition and how the environment and the things we do impact our cognitive skills. Please email psychlab@sutd.edu.sg if you are interested to attend.

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  • Our new collaboration with Zoophonics Asia, right on campus! We thank the Bing Nursery School (Stanford) for their advice and help in setting up this research facility.

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  • Here’s a recent newspaper report on our research work on bilingualism in LianHe ZaoBao (联合早报) on August 18 2015

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  • Prof. Yow will be giving an invited talk at the Asian Festival of Children’s Content 2015:
          Venue:               National Library Board
          Date & Time:    31 May 2015 (Sunday)   12.00 pm to 1:00 pm
          http://afcc.com.sg/2015/speakers
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  • Prof. Yow will be giving a keynote speech at the Asian Conference of Applied Psychology 2015:
          Venue:               Holiday Inn Singapore Orchard City Centre
          Date & Time:    19 May 2015 (Tuesday)   11.30 am to 12:30 pm
          http://academy.edu.sg/acap2015/
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  • The LASC Lab will be launching the Psychology Brown Bag Fall 2014 Series on September 17 2014. It will be held on Wednesdays from 1:30-2:30pm in Meeting Room 4-1 (Level 4). The Psychology Brown Bag is an opportunity to expose researchers and students to seminal research in psychology, especially in the area of language and social cognition, while learning about the statistical methods frequently used in this type of research. Please email psychlab@sutd.edu.sg if you are interested to attend.

BrownBag Fall 2014 Outline

  • Prof. Yow will be sharing her recent research at the 3rd Mother Tongue Languages Symposium 2014:
          Venue:             Suntec Convention Center Hall C, Level 4
          Date & Time:    23 August 2013 (Saturday)   4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
          http://www.mtls2014.com.sg
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  • Please join us at the first SUTD HASS Colloquium Series on 14 Jan 2014, Tues @ 2 pm, LT 4.  Our guest speaker will be Professor Suzanne Flynn, Professor of Foreign Languages and Linguistics, MIT Department of Linguistics & Philosophy.  The title of her talk is “The More Languages You Know The Easier It Gets”.
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  • The LASC Lab has launched our first Psychology Brown Bag Series on August 21 2013!  It will be held every Wednesday from 2-3 pm. The session is an opportunity to expose researchers and students to recent research in psychology, especially in the area of language and social cognition.  It is also a good opportunity to discuss and learn about various research methods used in psychology.   Please email psychlab@sutd.edu.sg if you are interested to attend.
  • Here’s a newspaper report on the MTL Symposium 2013 in LianHe ZaoBao (联合早报)

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  • Prof. Yow will be giving a keynote speech at the 2nd Mother Tongue Languages Symposium 2013:
          Venue:             Suntec Convention Center Hall C, Level 4
          Date & Time:    14 September 2013 (Saturday)   9:30 am to 12:00 pm
          http://www.mtls2013.com.sg

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  • Prof. Yow will be giving an invited talk at Creative Technology, organized by Creative O Preschoolers’ Bay:
          Venue:               Creative Technology Auditorium
                                       31, International Business Park
                                       Ground Floor, Creative Resource
          Date & Time:    17 August 2013 (Saturday)   10:30 am to 12:00 noon

          (Email admin@creative-o.com.sg for enquiries and details)

  • Our latest research has been reported in LianHe ZaoBao (联合早报)on July 29 2013, and The Straits Times on August 1 2013!Screen Shot 2013-08-16 at 2.43.54 PMScreen Shot 2013-08-16 at 2.44.02 PM