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Grad student Linda Amarante seated next to a microscope.

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Softball and the Brain: Grad Student’s Sport Made Her Think About Choices

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Photo of Professor Catherine Stoodley. Headshot in front of computer.

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Cutting-Edge Brain Research Honored by Association for Psychological Science

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Associate Professor of Psychology Catherine Stoodley has been elected a fellow of the Association for Psychological Science (APS)https://www.american.edu/cas/Professor-Catherine-Stoodley-named-a-Fellow-of-the-Association-for-Psychological-Science.cfm


Arthur Shapiro won the Single Volume Reference/Science award from the American Publishers Awards for The Oxford Compendium of Visual Illusions by Arthur G. Shapiro and Dejan Todorovic. 

Spectrum, a publication devoted to covering autism research, featured Associate Professor of Psychology Catherine Stoodley's research on a particular region of the cerebellum that features in autism. Findings indicate that the region is disrupted in children with autism. Stoodley said, "These findings are incredibly exciting and provide strong evidence that this region is an important player."