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The Division has won the Silver Award for the UCL Green Impact scheme
The Division runs Continuing Professional Development courses.
||PALS||Psychology Christmas Video|
Davy (2011 graduate) has been awarded the Student Project Prize of the British
Aphasiology Society for her project entitled ‘Getting into shape: The effect of
Shape Coding on the spoken language production of a man with chronic aphasia’.
This is a prestigious national prize, awarded to the best student project in
the UK on any topic relating to acquired aphasia.
||PALS||Congratulations to our students Ria Bernard, Kate McMahon & Rebecca Burns who are recipients of UCL Mentor Awards 2011!|
(graduated BSc Speech Sciences 2011) was awarded student campaigner of the year award
at a ceremony for the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists (RCSLT)
Honours and Giving Voice awards at Westminster on 18th October,
Professor Noam Chomsky (MIT) gave a presentation
in the Linguistics Department at UCL about the importance of the study
of human language to our understanding of the human mind, titled “On the
Poverty of the Stimulus”.The video is now available to view on this link here.
||A team of UCL colleagues has been awarded £55K from JISC to help fund a 2-year project which will develop the digital literacy of teaching administrators at UCL.|
||Prof. Mary Target and Dr Nick Midgley received a grant from the Monument Trust, which began in July 2011, for a qualitative study of the experience of young people and their families receiving psychological treatment for adolescent depression. Both Mary and Nick are employed at the Anna Freud Centre and at UCL, and the grant ‘sits’ more in AFC, but with a strong UCL link.|
Frances Rice (CEHP), Norah Frederickson (CEHP), Katherine Shelton
(Cardiff University), Chris McManus (CEHP) have been awarded a grant from the
Nuffield Foundation (£118K) for a study examining psychological adjustment
and academic attainment across the transition to secondary school.
||Dr Suzanne Beeke and her colleagues, have been awarded an ESRC grant for research on communication disorders to conversation-based interventions for adults with aphasia.|
Michael Ashby was congratulated on being awarded a provost teaching award.
Professor John Morton becomes ICN Fellow
Times Higher Education Leadership & Management Awards 2011
|5-10/7/2011||SHPS||'Speaking and listening in a noisy world' at the Summer Exhibition.|
|15/2/11||ICN||UCL neuroscientist awarded prestigious Swedish Neuropsychological Society prize|
|10/02/11||ICN||Look at your body to reduce pain|
|2011||CPB||Peter Howell's Nature article on the film The King's Speech|
|2011||CPB||The President's Award for Distinguished Contributions to Psychological Knowledge|
|28/Dec 2010||ICN||Left wing or right wing? It's written in the brain|
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