University of Texas at Arlington http://wamc.org en Dr. Evguenia Malaia, University of Texas at Arlington – Sign Language and the Brain http://wamc.org/post/dr-evguenia-malaia-university-texas-arlington-sign-language-and-brain <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Evie Malaia of the University of Texas at Arlington reveals what features of American Sign Language have to say about how the brain processes language.</p><p>Evie Malaia is an assistant professor in the Center for Mind, Brain, and Education at the University of Texas at Arlington. Her work utilizes EEG and fMRI techniques to investigate the neural basis for language processing and the effect of linguistic experience on visual processing, memory, and executive control. She holds a Ph.D. from Purdue University.</p> Fri, 12 Apr 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 61432 at http://wamc.org Dr. Evguenia Malaia, University of Texas at Arlington – Sign Language and the Brain Dr. Priscila Caçola, University of Texas at Arlington – Developmental Coordination Disorder http://wamc.org/post/dr-priscila-ca-ola-university-texas-arlington-developmental-coordination-disorder <p>In today’s Academic Minute, Dr. Priscila Caçola of the University of Texas at Arlington explains a condition that causes balance and motor skill impairments in many children.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 12:48:39 +0000 Bradley Cornelius 55444 at http://wamc.org Dr. Priscila Caçola, University of Texas at Arlington – Developmental Coordination Disorder