Congratulations to Design for America’s instructional designer, Daniel Lewis Rees, for receiving Northwestern’s Cognitive Science Fellowship for his research on case-based reasoning and innovation education. I am honored to be co-advising him with Dr. Matt Easterday. The Loft would not be possible without his creativity and hard work.
Congratulations to Dian Yu for receiving the Cognitive Science Graduate Fellowship for her proposed research to understand visual dissonance to improve graphic design. I am thrilled to be co-advising her with cognitive psychologist, Dr. Steven Franconeri.
We received an NSF Cyberlearning Grant to study how to bring crowd sourcing into the classroom.