News and events

Dave's Thesis Proposal Posted 14 Sep 2011
David Hendry will be proposing his Masters thesis on Thursday Sep 22nd, 2:15pm in WMG, room 100." The role of developmental activities on self determined motivation, passion and skill in youth soccer players"Committee: Peter Crocker and Richard Mosher
SCAPPs conference 2011 Posted 06 Sep 2011
SCAPPs conference, October 13-15th, Winnipeg, Canada.Presentations (students in CAPS)LIM, S, B LARSSEN, N ONG & NJ Hodges. Observing or simulating? It depends on prior exposure.COPPOLA, TM & NJ Hodges. Performance and perceptions of learning following observation of a two-ball juggling skill.KARLINSKY, A, C LAU, P CAMPAGNERO, G KIRKPATRICK, R Chua & NJ Hodges. Support for sensory-cancellation effects during visual perception of congruent movements.  */
Chris' MSc Thesis Defense Posted 20 Jul 2011
Congratulations to Chris on a successful thesis defense."EXPLORING NON-TASK-RELATED VARIABILITY AS AN AID TO MOTOR SKILL ACQUISITION, RETENTION, AND TRANSFER"For more information on Chris' thesis topic, please go to Chris' profile on the people page
Summer BBQ Posted 18 Jul 2011
Motor Skills Lab "annual" BBQ will take place Sat. July 16th, rain or shine!
Nicole wins UBC Killam scholarship Posted 27 Jun 2011
Congratulations to Nicole for being successful in this years' UBC scholarship competition. She has been awared a prestigious Killam scholarship for her PhD studies designed to study how people learn through observation and instruction.
ASL Eye movement demo. Posted 27 Jun 2011
In Alan Kingstone's lab (Kenny Building, Psychology, rm 3008) on June 28th, there will be a demonstration hosted by ASL ( from 1pm -5pm. They will showing the mobile eye system at ~2:15pm.
Treadmill study reported in the Telegraph Posted 20 Jun 2009
Our research reported by The Telegraph; Click here.