News

  • Congrats to Hannah Cohen for being awarded a Northwestern University Office of Undergraduate Research Academic Year Undergraduate Research Grant!
  • Congrats, DJ Rompilla, Emily Hittner, Jacquelyn Stephens, & Iris Mauss for getting their paper “Emotion Regulation in the Face of Loss: How Detachment, Positive Reappraisal, and Acceptance Shape Experiences, Physiology, and Perceptions in Late Life” accepted for publication in Emotion!
  • Congrats to Jordyn Ricard for winning the SESP Alumni Leadership Award!
  • Congrats to Sophie Rodosky for joining the Relay Graduate School of Education master’s in special education program and for starting as an elementary special education teacher at Great Lakes Academy!
  • Congratulations to Jordyn Ricard for winning 1st place as the top Social Science oral presentation and Sophie Rodosky for winning Honorable Mention for her oral presentation at Northwestern’s Undergraduate Expo!
  • Congrats to Emily Hittner and Jacquelyn Stephens for getting their paper “Positive affect predicts less memory decline: Evidence from a 9-year longitudinal study” (Hittner, Stephens, Turiano, Gerstorf, Lachman, & Haase) accepted for publication in Psychological Science!
  • Congratulations to Jacquelyn Stephens for being accepted to Kellogg’s Management for Scientists and Engineers (MSE) program!
  • Congratulations to DJ Rompilla for getting accepted as a Society, Biology, and Health cluster fellow!
  • Congratulations to Jacquelyn Stephens for having her paper “Childhood trauma and life stress: Associations with diurnal cortisol slope during the third trimester of pregnancy” (Stephens, Kessler, Adam, Kuchta, Keenan-Devlin, & Borders) accepted for publication in Developmental Psychobiology!
  • Congrats to LDL alumna Emily Hittner who will be joining a Salon on Careers in Industry at our favorite Society for Affective Science conference!
  • Congrats to Jordyn, Klaudia, and Sophie for being selected by the Expo Steering Committee to give an oral presentation in a digital session at Northwestern’s Undergraduate Research and Arts Exposition!
  • Congratulations to Jason Levin who will be joining Dr. Greg Strauss’s Clinical Affective Neuroscience Laboratory at the University of Georgia as a research coordinator! We’ll miss you, Jason, and wish you all the very best!
  • Congratulations to Tina Gupta, Jordyn Ricard, and the whole author team on getting their manuscript accepted for publication in Emotion!
  • Congratulations, Brianna Costa, Jessy Feng Han, Mehmet (Efe) Umit, and Olivia Verbeke on receiving summer undergraduate research grants from Northwestern’s Office for Undergraduate Research to work on amazing research projects with us this summer!
  • Congrats to LDL alumna Lizzy Jang who will be joining the occupational therapy master’s program at UIC!
  • A HUGE congratulations to Dr. Emily Hittner for successfully defending her dissertation thesis on the role of emotion in the embodiment of social adversity! 
  • Congratulations to Emily Hittner who will be joining the dating app Hinge as the Research Lead for the new Hinge Lab!