News & Events

March 18, 2017: Our team presents work on the neural prediction of support hubs at the Social Affective Neuroscience Conference


February 23, 2017: Sylvia visits Northwestern University and discusses her research with the Clinical Area


February 20, 2017: Congratulations to Mowafak Allaham and his team for winning first prize in Yale's Datahack competition! The competition involved solving data problems related to social network data.


February 17, 2017: Congratulations to Humza Khan for winning the Nancy Hirschberg Memorial Grant for Undergraduate Research! He was 1 of 3 undergraduate students to receive this award for excellent undergraduate research in the field of Psychology.


January 27, 2017: Spring Party! 


January 20-22, 2017: The lab visits San Antonio, Texas for the Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference

December 6, 2016: Research assistants present all their fantastic work in the lab

November 30, 2016: Sylvia visits the beautiful campus of Loyola University and discusses her research in the Social Area Research Series


October 24, 2016: Sylvia presents new findings at Princeton University that relate trait characteristics, daily experiences, and neural responses to social network position


July 13, 2016: Josh and Mowafak join the lab


May 29, 2016: Rucha presents her poster on lay beliefs about perspective-taking at the Association for Psychological Science Convention

April 30, 2016: Monica Kullar and Ryan Carlson present posters at the Social Affective Neuroscience Conference


April 23, 2016: Sylvia & Rucha present their work and chat with collaborators at NSF Conference on Network Science in Economics

April 5, 2016:  Lab welcomes new research assistants & officially opens it's doors for data collection

January 4, 2016:  Sylvia arrives at UIC


February 8, 2016:  Rucha starts as lab manager