• 2014

  • Kristen Lindquist's research on the brain basis of emotion is discussed in the Association for Psychological Science's magazine, The Observer. Read more here.
  • Caitlin Mason defended her Honors thesis entitled "Knowledge is precision: Conceptual complexity and positive emotion differentiation." Congrats, Caitlin!
  • Kent Lee receives an Honorable Mention from the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program. Kent's research assesses how individuals interpret negative feelings as prejudice towards out-group members.
  • Kristen Lindquist's research on language and emotion is discussed in the New York Times. Read more here.
  • Kristen Lindquist discusses her research on language and emotion in the German podcast, Deustschlandfunk. Listen here (in German).
  • 2013

  • Kristen Lindquist discusses research on the brain basis of emotion in the International Society for Research on Emotion's magazine, Emotion Researcher. Read more here.

  • Kristen Lindquist discusses the future of emotion research in the Association for Psychological Science's magazine, The Observer. Read more here.

  • Jennifer MacCormack receives an American Psychological Aassociation Psi Chi Junior Scientist fellowship for her research on the role of body states in emotions.

  • The Carolina Affective Science Lab welcomes full-time Research Assistant Jeffrey Brooks to the lab!

  • The Carolina Affective Science Lab welcomes new PhD student Jennifer MacCormack to the lab!

  • Kristen Lindquist receives the "Best Faculty Research Mentor" Award from the UNC Undergraduate Psychology Club.

  • Kristen Lindquist is named a "Rising Star in Psychological Science" by the Association for Psychological Science. Read more here.

  • Kristen Lindquist's research on the psychological construction of emotion is discussed in Carolina Scientific, UNC's undergraduate research magazine. The article was written by Cameron Doyle, a Research Assistant in the CASL and UNC Senior. Read the article here.

  • Daryl Cameron accepts a job as an Assistant Professor at the University of Iowa. Congrats Daryl!

  • 2012

  • The Carolina Affective Science Lab opens its doors at UNC Chapel Hill.