News and Events

March 10, 2021
See Dr. David Lewkowicz’s letter to Scientific American, in which he discusses the consequences of mask-wearing on babies’ language development.
Dr. Kenneth Pugh on WTNH News 8
February 24, 2021
In a feature on WTNH News 8, Dr. Kenneth Pugh described a national Haskins research project that measures whether game-based digital tools can overcome the decline in reading...
November 13, 2020
Dr. Kenneth Pugh was interviewed on WKNY 40 -TV, discussing research that investigates the efficacy of game-based reading software in offsetting “coronavirus slide” in...
November 3, 2020
Haskins’ Richard N. Aslin has made landmark contributions to our understanding of how infants learn about their environment, especially with regard to language. PNAS spoke...
Photo by Mika Baumeister on Unsplash
September 14, 2020
Haskins Scientist David Lewkowicz is interviewed in the New York Times as part of a discussion on the effects of wearing masks on young children’s development. Read the...
September 7, 2020
Nicole Landi (Haskins Senior Scientist and Associate Professor, Department of Psychological Sciences at UConn) has been awarded a 2020 James McKeen Cattell Fund Fellowship....
June 2, 2020
The Haskins Global Literacy Hub announces the launch of the reading Resource Library for parents and educators.  The library was created in response to the COVID-19 crisis,...