Blaine is a graduate student in the Psychological Science MA/PhD program. He obtained his M.A. in Psychological Science from DePaul University in 2017 and his B.S. in Psychology and Philosophy from Grand Valley State University in 2011. His current research examines how the two cerebral hemispheres are involved in word perception and text comprehension. He is also interested in examining the relation between emotion and cognition. After completing his degree, he would like to purse a career in academia.
Claire is an undergraduate student at DePaul University working towards attaining a BS in Neuroscience with a minor in both Biology and Psychological Research Methods. She is currently researching hemispheric advantages involved in processing inferences and solving anagrams. After graduation, she hopes to attend medical school and continue learning about neuroscience, with the ultimate goal of application in a pediatric clinical setting.
Hana is an undergraduate student at DePaul University working towards a BS in Psychology with a minor in both business administration and biological sciences. Her current research interests include the examination of cerebral hemispheric processing involved in reading comprehension. After graduation, she hopes to attain her masters and PhD to pursue a career in clinical neuropsychology.
Emily was an undergraduate student from the Psychology BS program at DePaul University. She was a research assistant and lab manager in the Brain & Language Lab for several years and is currently completing a post-bacc at Boston University. She is continuing to assistant in research on the hemispheric processing of anagrams and other insight problems in the lab.
Andie was an undergraduate student in the Brain & Language lab for several years and she is currently a graduate student in the Psychology Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago working with Dr. Gary Raney. She is continuing her research on the hemispheric processing of puns in the lab.