The Student Choice Awards were launched in 2013 by the Students Union in response to student feedback and celebrate the hard work of all UCL staff members involved with teaching. 57 staff members across Psychology and Language Sciences were nominated for teaching awards by students this year.
Two UCL PALS academics have taken part in the Conscious Cities Conference this May.
Congratulations to Lilian Tu, a 1st year student on the BSc Psychology & Language Sciences programme, who has been awarded a Summer Studentship by the charity ‘Action on Hearing Loss’ to investigate the effects of hearing loss on the relative intelligibility of speech by young and older adults.
Dr Tamar Makin of the Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience was interviewed by the Independent about her study of people born with one hand, which suggests that neuroscience may have misunderstood the way the brain is organised.