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Johns Hopkins Launches Cross-Disciplinary Science of Learning Institute

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Dr. Landau is the director of JHU’s Science of Learning Institute (2013-present). In its very existence, the institute will leverage Johns Hopkins’ wealth of experience in the field, bringing together an estimated 500-plus scholars and researchers from the brain sciences, education, engineering, medicine, arts, and many other disciplines.

Johns Hopkins Launches Multidisciplinary Center to Explore Learning

A new multidisciplinary institute has been formed at Johns Hopkins to shed light on all aspects of learning, from how our minds begin to take shape during infancy, to how individual differences affect learning, to how we can benefit from cutting-edge teaching technologies. Dr. Landau is the director of the Science of Learning Institute.

Dr. Landau Discusses Art and the Brain on WAMC

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Barbara Landau discusses how the brain creates art on The Academic Minute, a program of WAMC: Northeast Public Radio. Click to read more and listen to the segment.

Our Lab’s Work Featured in the New York Times

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Puzzles of the Brain: An Artist’s Journey Through Amnesia showed at The Walters September 17-December 11, 2011. Read the article in the New York Times, titled “A Few Strokes of the Past in an Artist Who Lost Her Memory.”